Mercedes-Benz has issued two remembers for Sprinter trucks, one recall associated with disasters of the rear digital camera pictures and the opposite recall issued on account of airbag issues.
The primary recall comprises about 36,000 style 12 months 2019-2021 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter trucks with instrument issues.
The MBUX multimedia machine instrument might purpose the show to stay black or reboot after startup. It is a violation of federal protection requirements for the reason that backup digital camera pictures would possibly not show accurately.
Mercedes says the issue can happen beneath “very particular stipulations” that leads to the MBUX multimedia machine no longer beginning and the computer screen final black. It is usually conceivable the MBUX machine might reboot after 50 seconds of beginning the van.
A buyer will know the mistake has befell if the computer screen is going clean.
The U.S. Mercedes recall comprises 33,437 Sprinter trucks, and any other 2,515 trucks are recalled in Canada.
Both a Mercedes-Benz broker or an over-the-air (OTA) replace will replace the instrument of the MBUX machine.
All shoppers will likely be mailed recall notification letters July 12, 2021, and for a buyer with a “Mercedes Me” subscription the instrument replace will likely be carried out OTA.
For a van and not using a Mercedes Me subscription, a buyer might opt-out of the OTA replace and feature a broker carry out the instrument replace.
Relying on stipulations reminiscent of community protection and the way excellent the knowledge connection is, if the OTA replace can’t be completed the client will likely be urged to talk over with a Mercedes broker.
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter shoppers might name 877-762-8267 and ask about instrument recall quantity VS3UXPOBOX.
Mercedes Sprinter Wiring Harness Recall
In the second one Sprinter recall, injury to the wiring harness can save you the aspect seat airbag to mistakenly deploy or no longer deploy in any respect.
The 2019-2021 Mercedes Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter trucks are provided with swivel seats, however the entrance seat wiring will have been routed incorrectly and may well be broken by way of the swivel seat frames.
Just about 4,100 trucks want the mounting clips hooked up to the right kind places.
Sprinter recall notification letters will likely be mailed July 12, 2021.
Homeowners might touch customer support at 877-762-8267 and seek advice from recall quantity VS3DREHSEL.