Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS
Manufacturer: Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 81
Report Date: July 1, 2022
Issue: Mercedes-Benz, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS 450 and GLS 580 vehicles. The front air bag wiring harness may be routed incorrectly, which can cause the air bag not to deploy properly. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.” An air bag that does not deploy properly can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Solution: Dealers will correct the wiring harness routing, free of charge. Owners notification letters are expected to be mailed August 30, 2022.
Contact: Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

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