Mercedes-Benz USA LLC. is Recalling certain 2013-2015 C and GLK series vehicles

WASHINGTON, D.C. May 1, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Steering Coupling Bolt may be Loose

A loss of steering can increase the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V252000

Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.

Components: STEERING

Potential Number of Units Affected: 168

Make Model Model Year(s)
MERCEDES-BENZ C250 2013 – 2014
MERCEDES-BENZ C200 2013 – 2014
MERCEDES-BENZ C350 2013
MERCEDES-BENZ C63 2013
MERCEDES-BENZ GLK250 2013 – 2014
MERCEDES-BENZ GLK350 2013 – 2015

Summary: Mercedes-Benz USA LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2013-2014 C250, C300 4MATIC, GLK250 4MATIC BLUETEC and GLK350 vehicles, 2013 C250 Coupe, C350, C350 4MATIC Coupe, C350 Coupe and C63 AMG Coupe vehicles, and 2013-2015 GLK350 4MATIC vehicles. The steering coupling connecting bolt may have been insufficiently tightened, possibly resulting in a loss of steering.

Remedy: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the steering coupling connecting bolt, tightening it as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in May 2017. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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