Illustrative photo | source Mercedes Benz
Published on 30. 07. 2021
Due to inadequate welding, the transverse control arm may break. As a result, the vehicle’s braking and steering capability may be impaired, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Mercedes-Benz V-Class / Vito vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 25 November and 19 December 2019.
Mercedes recall code: VS2ALLENK (3391065)
Affected models: V-Class, Vito
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 165
Source: Rapex Alert 30/2021 A12/01136/21
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.