Mercedes-Benz Australia remembering 17,687 instance of ML-Class, GL-Class and R-Class resulting from an issue with the brake booster fitted
This recall impacts fashions from 2005 to 2013, in addition to beforehand and privately imported R-Class automobiles.
When you personal an affected automobile, Mercedes-Benz says you need to cease driving your automobile instantly and phone a certified Mercedes-Benz service heart to rearrange an inspection as quickly as doable. the higher.
A Mercedes-Benz spokesman mentioned affected vehicles shouldn’t be pushed till they’ve been checked by a Mercedes-Benz service heart, which, relying on the service heart, will dispatch a technician. come see you or prepare a tow truck.
The corporate mentioned in its recall discover: “The tightness of the brake booster could lower resulting from corrosion.
“Corrosion can result in brake booster leaks and diminished brake efficiency. Within the case of very extreme corrosion, exhausting braking can injury the brake booster leading to diminished brake efficiency.”
- whole 17,687 automobiles affected
- VIN record and preliminary recall discover are connected right here
Mercedes-Benz service heart technicians will conduct a visible inspection of the affected automobiles and if there are indicators of “pre-corrosion” they’ll carry out a guided diagnostic examine. If the brake booster doesn’t go the check, you’ll have to substitute it.
Till the affected elements are changed, the corporate mentioned it can prepare another transport resolution freed from cost.
If in case you have additional questions, you’ll be able to contact Mercedes-Benz Recall Help on 1800 074 939.