Illustrative photo | source Mercedes Benz
Published on 02. 05. 2021
The tyre carcass could be damaged. As a result, tyre-pressure loss could occur or the tread could become partially or completely detached. This could increase the risk of accident or injury.
The Mercedes-Benz GLE models affected by this recall were manufactured between 9 April 2018 and 13 January 2020.
Mercedes recall code: 4090025
Affected models: W166, W167, fitted with tyres recalled by the manufacturer Continental.
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 4 568
Source: Rapex Alert 17/2021 A12/00563/21
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.