Mercedes-Benz G500 Recalls

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Most Recent Mercedes-Benz G500 Recall

On August 5, 2010, Mercedes-Benz recalled 3,552 Mercedes-Benz G500. Mercedes-benz is recalling certain model year 2002-2010 g-class vehicles for failing to comply with the requirements of federal motor vehicle safety standard no. 108, "'lamps, reflective devices, and associated equipment." these vehicles are equipped with a grill cover for front turn signal protection that, while permissible, may impact over time the signal's ability to meet the minimum requirements of fmvss 108.
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Mercedes-Benz G500 Recall Details

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 5, 2010

The grill covers that protect the front turn signals also prevent them from being bright enough.

Mercedes Benz notified owners of affected vehicles starting in December 2010. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

Years Affected:2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
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.

Please contact your Mercedes-Benz dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

Year Affected:2003
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