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

Alert number: A12/0534/19

Product:  Van

Name: Sprinter

Batch number / Barcode:  Vehicles manufactured between 1/10/2018 and 1/11/2018 are affected.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Mercedes-Benz

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e1*2007/46*0300*0294, *1761, *1762; type: 906 BA 35, 906 BA 50, FL3A4, FL3A5

Risk type: Injuries
Faulty instructions of the digital user manual could cause the car jack to be used incorrectly.
As a result the vehicle might slip and injure the user of the jack.

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

Description:  Van

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Poland, Romania, Sweden