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Mercedes-Benz S-Class (2020 – 2021)

Published on 02. 04. 2022

Problem description:

The airbag control unit might not have been bolted according to specifications and might detect incorrect acceleration values when the vehicle is moving. In consequence, the restraint systems might not be activated completely, which can increase the risk of an injury in case of an accident.

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 17 June 2020 and 19 March 2021.

Mercedes recall code: 5494205
Affected models: S-Class
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 2,164

Source: Rapex Alert 13/2022 A12/00497/22

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Type of alert Serious
Make Mercedes-Benz
Model S-Class
Production period 17. 6. 2020 - 19. 3. 2021
Risk Injury
Type/number of model R2S e1*2007/46*2115*00-*02
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 20220401

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.

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