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

Alert number: A12/0147/19

Product:  Passenger car

Name: A-class

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 25.04.2018 and 12.06.2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Mercedes-Benz

Type / number of model:  Type approval numbers: e1*2007/46*1829*01 Type: F2A

Risk type: Fire
The flat conductor of the starter wiring has been incorrectly positioned, damaging the insulation of the flat conductor.
The direct contact between the flat conductor and the car body may consequently lead to a short circuit and fire.

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

Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: 5490027

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Hungary