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Mercedes-Benz SL (2018)

Published on 4 October 2019

The passenger airbag may not have been sewn together in accordance with the specifications. As a result, the seam at the edges can rip open when it is deployed. This may compromise the airbag’s restraining effect in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of an injury.

The Mercedes-Benz SL models affected by this recall were manufactured between 20 March and 22 November 2018.

Mercedes recall code: 9193002

Source: Rapex Alert 40/2019 A12/1466/19

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Type of alert
Production period20. 3. 2018 - 22. 11. 2018
Type/number of modelType-approval numbers: e1*98/14*0169*26-29, e1*2001/116*0248*13-14 types: 230, 230 AMG; series: BR 231
Country of originGermany
Alert submitted byGermany
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Published by Rapex2019-10-04 07:45:20

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