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Car Recalls

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

Mercedes-Benz R350 recalls

 

For Models: Mercedes-Benz GL320 CDI, Mercedes-Benz GL450, Mercedes-Benz GL550, Mercedes-Benz ML320 CDI, Mercedes-Benz ML350, Mercedes-Benz ML550, Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG, Mercedes-Benz R320 CDI, Mercedes-Benz R350

Suspension & Steering, January 28, 2009

RepairPal Expert Overview:

Mercedes–Benz is recalling certain 2008 GL-Class, M-Class, and R-Class vehicles for a possible defect in the driving pin used to control power steering oil pressure. If the pin breaks during normal vehicle turning, the steering assist will no longer operate, causing difficulty operating the steering wheel. Dealers will replace the steering gear in affected vehicles.

For Models: Mercedes-Benz ML350, Mercedes-Benz ML500, Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG, Mercedes-Benz R350, Mercedes-Benz R500, Mercedes-Benz R63 AMG

Drive Train, January 16, 2007

RepairPal Expert Overview:

The accelerator pedal may be loose due to insecure mounting studs and nuts. This could cause difficulty operating the accelerator. Dealers will inspect and install the mounting nuts of the accelerator pedal if necessary. The Mercedes-Benz recall number is 2006120008. This recall began on January 16, 2007.

For Models: Mercedes-Benz R350, Mercedes-Benz R500

Electrical & Lights, May 15, 2006

RepairPal Expert Overview:

The wiring harness to the starter motor may be routed incorrectly. This could lead to chafing of the protective sleeve on the engine mount cover. Over time, this chafing could wear through the sleeve and expose the underlying wiring. Damaged wires may result in a electrical short and loss of function of the vehicle's electrical system. Dealers will inspect the wiring and correct its routing. If necessary, the protective sleeve and/or wiring will be replaced. This recall is expected to begin on May 12, 2006. The Mercedes-Benz recall number is 2006040002.

For Models: Mercedes-Benz R350, Mercedes-Benz R500

Body, Interior & Misc., May 3, 2006

RepairPal Expert Overview:

Some second row seats were manufactured without threads in the nut used to secure the seat belt buckle. In the event of a crash, the buckle may not hold as designed, increasing the risk of injury to a second row seat occupant. Dealers will inspect the second row seat and replace it as necessary. This recall is scheduled to begin on May 3rd, 2006. The Mercedes-Benz recall number is 2006040003.