Mercedes-Benz S550 Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 20, 2016

The low beam headlights may not be properly adjusted, reducing visibility for the driver. This could result in an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 20, 2013

The front seatbelts may not perform as expected in the event of a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 3, 2012

A fuel leak can develop due to an error in the manufacturing process of the fuel filter. 

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 3, 2011

The system that monitors tire air pressure may malfunction and not illuminate a warning light all times low pressure is noticed. This can result in unintended low air pressure or imminent tire failure that goes unnoticed.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 27, 2009

On fifty-four Mercedes S-Class models, the door locks may not operate as expected. This situation could affect the safe exiting of the vehicle in a crash or the protection against the accidental opening of the rear door by a child.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 18, 2009

A front suspension ball joint may fail, resulting in a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 1, 2008

There are several computers in the vehicle and each computer requires proper software to operate the each vehicle system. One particular software calibration on this vehicle was erroneous from the factory and could keep the fuel system powered after an accident. This can cause fuel to continue to flow even after an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 2, 2008

An internal fault with the module that controls certain vehicle functions may cause it to fail, increasing the risk of a crash.