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Car Recalls

Recalls are issued for cars with safety-related defects or problems

Mercedes-Benz C280 recalls

 

For Models: Mercedes-Benz C230, Mercedes-Benz C240, Mercedes-Benz C280, Mercedes-Benz C320, Mercedes-Benz C350, Mercedes-Benz C55 AMG

Body, Interior & Misc., March 15, 2006

RepairPal Expert Overview:

Certain passenger vehicles equipped with sport model steering wheels fail to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard # 208 "Occupant Crash Protection"In certain tests conducted by NHTSA, using an unbelted female crash test dummy, conditions were found that occupants may not be properly protected during a crash, resulting in injuries. Dealers will install a new airbag module free of charge. The Mercedes recall # is 2006020005

 

For Models: Mercedes-Benz C230, Mercedes-Benz C280, Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG

Electrical & Lights, February 20, 2002

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH HOPPECKE BATTERIES. THE BATTERY MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE COULD BE LESS THAN NEEDED TO MAINTAIN PROPER ELECTROLYTE LEVELS.

For Models: Mercedes-Benz C220, Mercedes-Benz C280, Mercedes-Benz C36 AMG, Mercedes-Benz E300, Mercedes-Benz E320, Mercedes-Benz S320, Mercedes-Benz S420, Mercedes-Benz S500, Mercedes-Benz S600, Mercedes-Benz SL320, Mercedes-Benz SL500, Mercedes-Benz SL600

Engine, April 22, 1996

Summary: THE DRIVE BELT PULLEY ON THE ENGINE CAN DEVELOP FATIGUE CRACKS IN THE METAL AND BREAK. IF THE DRIVE PULLEY BREAKS, THE CAR WOULD NOT HAVE ENGINE COOLING, BATTERY CHARGING, AND/OR POWER STEERING.