Illustrative photo | source Mercedes Benz
Published on 10. 05. 2021
Cracks may form at the point where the trailer hitch is connected to the vehicle. This could cause the trailer coupling to break, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter models affected by this recall were manufactured between 15 December 2018 and 19 February 2021.
Mercedes recall code: VS3ANHAEBB (3191157)
Affected models: Sprinter 906BA50, 906BA35, 906BA50/4×4, 906BA35/4×4
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 3 586
Source: Rapex Alert 18/2021 A12/00605/21
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
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. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
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.