Illustrative photo | source Mercedes Benz
Published on 15. 05. 2021
The front wheel-arch covers may not have been attached correctly. As a result, a wheel-arch cover could detach completely while the vehicle is in motion, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Mercedes-Benz GLB models affected by this recall were manufactured between 23 April 2019 and 13 November 2020.
Mercedes recall code: 8890088
Affected models: GLB (X247)
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): n/a
Source: Rapex Alert 19/2021 A12/00648/21
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
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. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
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.