Published on 23. 05. 2022
The bolt for the 48V ground connection under the passenger seat may have been secured with insufficient torque. As a result, the electrical resistance of the connection could increase and the temperature may therefore arise in this area, posing a risk of fire.
The Mercedes-Benz GLS vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 17 October 2018 and 21 November 2021.
Mercedes recall code: 5491807
Affected models: GLE-Class, GLS-Class
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 52,363
Source: Rapex Alert 20/2022 A12/00754/22
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. For more detailed information on possible recalls for your vehicle, please contact an authorised workshop (see below at "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