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Mercedes-Benz Sprinter (2018 – 2021)

Published on 10. 05. 2021
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Problem description:

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

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Type of alert Serious
Make Mercedes-Benz
Model Sprinter
Production period 15. 12. 2018 - 19. 2. 2021
Risk Accident
Type/number of model e1*2007/46*0294*11 - *15, e1*2007/46*0300*16 - *20, e1*2007/46*0308*06 - *09, e1*2007/46*0312*12 - *15
Country of origin Germany
Alert submitted by Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20210507



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.

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