Illustrative photo | source Mercedes Benz
Published on 09. 07. 2021
The housing of the high voltage battery may corrode due to inadequate corrosion protection. As a result, moisture could penetrate the battery and cause an isolation failure, leading to an increased risk of fire.
In addition, it may be impossible to restart the vehicle once the engine has been switched off.
The Mercedes-Benz EQC models affected by this recall were manufactured between 22 February and 28 November 2019.
Mercedes recall code: 0892003
Affected models: EQC
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 1 463
Source: Rapex Alert 27/2021 A12/01009/21
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.