A recall notice for Mercedes-Benz Sprinter VS30 2018 - 2019 supplied by Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd as the front brake hoses may contact the fender liner of the front axle while driving the vehicle, this may result in failure of the brake hoses. Resulting in leaking brake fluid and loss of braking performance or loss of braking ability.
MERCEDES-BENZ AUSTRALIA/PACIFIC PTY LTD - MERCEDES BENZ Sprinter VS30 2018 - 2019
Date last published
10 August 2021
2018 - 2019
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
The front brake hoses may contact the fender liner of the front axle while driving the vehicle, this may result in failure of the brake hoses. Resulting in leaking brake fluid and loss of braking performance or loss of braking ability.
What are the hazards?
A loss of expected braking performance increases the risk of an accident causing injury or death of vehicle occupants and/or other road users.
What should consumers do?
Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by Mercedes-Benz and are asked to make arrangements with their nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz dealership to have the work carried out as soon as possible.
A full list of authorised dealerships can be found at https://www.mercedes-benz.com.au/passengercars/mercedes-benz-cars/dealer-locator.html
Alternatively, consumers may use the Mercedes-Benz online booking service, by visiting www.mercedes-benz.com.au/servicebooking
MERCEDES-BENZ AUSTRALIA/PACIFIC PTY LTD
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.