Mercedes Recollects 116,000 SUVs Over Fireplace Danger


2024 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV in silver in an arctic environment.

Mercedes-Benz has issued a recall for greater than 116,00 SUVs to repair a unfastened electrical connection that might set off a car fireplace.

Recalled fashions embody the next:

Mercedes tells federal security officers {that a} floor connection below the passenger’s seat can come unfastened because of a lug not correctly secured on the manufacturing unit. “With the excessive electrical currents probably flowing by means of this connection, the temperature on this space may enhance. As a consequence, a danger of fireplace can’t be dominated out.”

Drivers obtain no warning as the issue develops.

To repair it, sellers “will examine the bolting of the bottom connection on the affected automobiles and proper it, if essential.”

Recall repairs are all the time free. Automakers recall many vehicles, typically greater than as soon as, throughout their lifespan. Automakers attempt to contact each proprietor however don’t all the time attain all of them. Discover out whether or not your automobile has any excellent recollects with the simple VIN software at our recall middle.

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