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Mercedes-Benz E350 BLUETEC Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 3 Mercedes-Benz E350 BLUETEC recalls between 2011 and 2013. Learn if your Mercedes-Benz E350 BLUETEC is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 12, 2017

The passenger frontal air bag assembly is deployed by an inflator which contains propellant that makes the air bag deploy. This propellant may degrade over time, especially when exposed to humidity and temperature cycling. As a result, the inflator may rupture on deployment, which can send metal shrapnel through the air bag, striking vehicle occupants. This could result in serious injury or death.

Recall repairs on your Mercedes Benz vehicle must be performed by a Mercedes Benz dealership. Mercedes Benz will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in February, 2017. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Mercedes Benz dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 9, 2012

Certain two door models are being recalled because the right side window curtain airbag may not deploy as intended in the event of a crash.

Mercedes-Benz will notify owners of affected vehicles during November, 2012. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It’s helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 29, 2010

The o-ring sealing the fuel system at the fuel filters may leak Diesel fuel.

Mercedes-Benz contacted customers starting in November 2010. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is affected. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.