Illustrative photo | source Mercedes Benz
Published on 04. 10. 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
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.
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
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.