Illustrative photo | source Mercedes Benz
Published on 23. 04. 2021
Moisture may ingress into the wiring harness for the rear-view camera system. As a result, the rear hatch mechanism may open inadvertently, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Mercedes-Benz Citan models affected by this recall were manufactured between 25 February 2015 and 16 November 2020.
Mercedes recall code: C1HECKLAP (7493051)
Affected models: Citan
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 8 231
Source: Rapex Alert 16/2021 INFO/00099/21
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.
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
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.