A recall notice for Mercedes-Benz Sprinter VS30 MY2018-2020 supplied by Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd as the vehicle’s rear axle steel leaf springs may not meet the required level of strength during operation and may break during use.
Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd - Mercedes-Benz Sprinter VS30 MY2018-2020
8 Mar 2020
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter VS30
Model Years 2018-2020
127 affected vehicles
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list
What are the defects?
The vehicle’s rear axle steel leaf springs may not meet the required level of strength during operation and may break during use.
What are the hazards?
If one of the springs breaks, the driver may not have full control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of an accident and injury to the vehicle occupants and other road users.
What should consumers do?
Consumers are asked to contact their most convenient Mercedes-Benz Retailer for a vehicle inspection and replacement of the rear axle springs, where necessary. Repair is free of charge.
To find a local Mercedes-Benz dealer, visit https://www.dealerlocator.mercedes-benz.com.au/
Traders who sold this product
Authorised Mercedes-Benz dealers
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
- 3 December 2018 - 10 February 2020
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.