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Mercedes-Benz GLC (2018)

Published on 30 June 2018

The casing material of the gas generator of the driver airbag may be defective. In the event that the airbag is deployed, the airbag may not protect the driver and detached parts might enter the passenger compartment causing injury to the vehicle occupants.

The recall affects vehicles produced between 17. 1. 2018 – 14. 3. 2018.

Source: Alert 26/2018 A12/0852/18

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Type of alert
Production period17. 1. 2018 - 14. 3. 2018
Type/number of modele1*2001/116*0470, e1*2007/46*1207, e1*2007/46*0233, e1*2001/116*0431, e1*2001/116*0457, e1*2001/116*0464, e1*2001/116*0463*, e1*2007/46*1666, e1*2001/116*0480, Types: 245 G, 245 G AMG, 197, 204, 204 K, 204 AMG, 204 K AMG, R1EC, 204 X
Country of originGermany
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2018-06-29 09:17:47

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.

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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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