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Mercedes-Benz GLA (2020)

Published on 24. 04. 2021
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Problem description:

The ground connection of the passenger airbag may be inadequate and any electrostatic charge might not be conducted away through it.

As a result, the passenger airbag could be triggered unnecessarily even if it has been properly deactivated because a child seat is being used on the passenger seat. This could lead to an increased risk of accident or injury.

The Mercedes-Benz GLA models affected by this recall were manufactured between 19 February 2020 and 12 August 2020.

Mercedes recall code: 9193003
Affected models: GLA
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 307

Source: Rapex Alert 16/2021 A12/00547/21

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Type of alert Serious
Make Mercedes-Benz
Model GLA
Production period 19. 2. 2020 - 12. 8. 2020
Risk Injury
Type/number of model e1*2007/46*1909*06 , Type: F2B
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 20210423



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.

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