Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2016-18 Mercedes-Benz Metris
Manufacturer: Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 24,403
Report Date: July 7, 2022
Issue: Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Mercedes-Benz Metris vans. The value for the maximum combined load weight capacity of the tires is incorrect. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 110, “Tire and Loading Information.” An overloaded vehicle may cause tire failure, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: The remedy is currently under development. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed July 25, 2022.
Contact: Owners may contact DVUSA at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA’s number for this recall is VS2LASTRE.

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