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Mercedes-Benz Sprinter (2018 – 2019)

Published on 2 November 2019

Due to a manufacturing defect, the leaf springs on the rear axle might break. Consequently, the wheel control and driving behaviour might be impaired, increasing the risk of accidents.

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter models affected by this recall were manufactured between 29. 3. 2018 – 14. 1. 2019.

Mercedes Recall code: VS3BLAFED (3291090)

Source: Rapex Alert 44/2019 A12/1642/19

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Type of alert
Production period29. 3. 2018 - 14. 1. 2019
Type/number of modelType-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1760*00, e1*2007/46*1761*00, e1*2007/46*1762*00, Types, according to type data sheet: KL3A4, FL3A4, KL3A5
Country of originGermany
Alert submitted byGermany
Products were found and measures were taken also in
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Published by Rapex2019-11-01 18:05:08

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