The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/01104/20

Product:  Passenger car

Name: GLE, GLS

Company recall code:  3290201
Production dates:  The affected vehicles were manufactured between 15 March and 24 September 2019.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Mercedes-Benz

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*1885*02 to *04 Type: H1GLE

Counterfeit: NO

Risk type: Injuries
The piston bar seal on the shock absorbers does not meet the durability requirements. This can result in tilting of the vehicle with full load when cornering, increasing the risk of an accident. /

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Model series BR 167.

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany