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Mercedes-Benz C-Class (2017 – 2021)

Published on 15. 01. 2022

Problem description:

The vacuum-controlled coolant pump may not be tightly sealed between the coolant and vacuum circuits. This may result in the coolant leaking into the vacuum circuit leading to an electrochemical reaction, increasing the risk of fire.

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 27 January 2017 and 12 October 2021.

Mercedes recall code: 2090008
Affected models: C-Klasse, CLS, E-Klasse, G-Klasse, GLC, GLE, GLS, S-Klasse
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 848,517

Source: Rapex Alert 2/2022 A12/00045/22

More info: Do you have a Mercedes? Better leave it at home, advises the manufacturer

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Type of alert Serious
Make Mercedes-Benz
Model C-Class
Production period 27. 1. 2017 - 12. 10. 2021
Risk Fire
Type/number of model e1*2001/116*0431*47-63, e1*2001/116*0457*38-52, e1*2007/46*1818*00-16, e1*2001/116*0335*34-46, e1*2001/116*0480*31-42, e1*2007/46*1885*00-16, 204, 204 K, R1ECLS, 221, 204 X, H1GLE, 212, R1ES, R1EC, 463A, R2S e1*2001/116*0501*24-53, e1*2007/46*1560*02-27, e1*2007/46*1666*00-23, e1*2007/46*1830*01-08,e1*2007/46*2115*01-06
Country of origin Germany
Alert submitted by Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20220114

What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Mercedes Benz dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.

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.

Check the vehicle's history

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