Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2019414 - MERCEDES-BENZ

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Last updated

Summary

Product
Light Truck & Van recalled by MERCEDES-BENZ
Issue
Vehicle - Lights And Instruments
What to do

Please see corrective actions section below

Affected products

2019 | MERCEDES-BENZ | SPRINTER, 2019 | MERCEDES-BENZ | SPRINTER 2500, 2019 | MERCEDES-BENZ | SPRINTER 3500, 2019 | MERCEDES-BENZ | SPRINTER 4500

Issue

Issue:
On certain vehicles, if the light switch is turned quickly, the tail lights may dim or turn off completely.

Safety Risk:
Tail lights that are dimmed or not working could make the vehicle less visible to other drivers and increase the risk of a crash.

Corrective Actions:
The company will notify owners by mail and instruct them to take their vehicle to a dealer to update the body controller software.

Additional information

Background

Visit Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls Database for the original recall.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Automotive recall
Category
Vehicles - Light Truck & Van
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-66701
Transport Canada ID
2019414