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

Alert number: A12/0377/19

Product:  Lorry

Name: Actros, Arocs, Econic

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between 25 April 2012 and 30 November 2017.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Mercedes-Benz

Type / number of model:  Type-approval numbers: e1*2007/46*0726*, 0727*, 0732*, 0733*, 1222*, 1223*; types according to type data sheet: 963-0-A, 963-4-A, 963-0-C, 963-4-D, NGE-L62N, NGE-L42

Risk type: Injuries
The adapter plate for fastening the non-skid snow-chain unit may break.
This could result in the loss of the entire snow-chain unit, thus increasing the risk of injuries or an accident for following traffic.

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

Description:  Lorry

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany