Mercedes-Benz GLB – Common problems

Common problems with the Mercedes-Benz GLB

Some problems will only occur after many years of operation, others are related to technical solutions and forced the manufacturer to issue a recall. In the following overview, you will find the most common problems for the Mercedes-Benz GLB, for which Mercedes-Benz has announced a recall through the EU Rapex system. For recalls and faults found in the UK scroll down.

If the problem is corrected in time, it may not affect the overall reliability of your Mercedes-Benz GLB. However, the fault can often remain unresolved because the previous owner didn´t know about the recall or ignored the manufacturer’s letter.

The good news is that automakers usually provide unlimited time to correct such defects for free. Check to see if all of the potential problems with your Mercedes-Benz GLB have been resolved in the past. How to do it, we give advice on a special page.



Latest GLB’s Issues in the EU

Mercedes-Benz-GLB-2020-rear-spoiler
11. 05. 2021

The side spoilers on the boot lid may not be properly affixed. As a result, a spoiler could detach completely while … .

Mercedes-Benz-GLB-2020-second-row-seat
15. 03. 2021

The adjustable second seat row might not be correctly latched onto the seat rail on one side. As a result, the … .

Mercedes-Benz-GLB-dual-clutch-gearbox
15. 12. 2020

The quantity of oil in the dual-clutch gearbox may be too low or too high. This can result in impaired torque … .

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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Latest GLB’s Issues in the UK

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