Recall Information

  As part of Mercedes-Benz on-going commitment to providing you the best customer service, Mercedes-Benz wants to keep you informed about any applicable US recall campaign that may include your US vehicle. 

This resource is always available to you. Simply enter your 17-digit US-based Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) below to see the most complete and up-to-date information on current or previous recalls. This tool will not work for non-US VINs.
 


Recall information prior to January 1, 1990, is not included.

Takata Airbag Inflator Recall

To find out if the Takata Airbag Inflator Recall affects your vehicle, enter your VIN above. You will also receive detailed information on what happens next for your vehicle.

For general information and a special message from our President and CEO, click the link below.



What is the Takata recall?

Daimler AG was informed that Takata submitted a "Defect Information Report" to NHTSA in the US on January 25, 2016, reporting a potential safety defect for SDI and PSDI-5 driver-side airbag inflators. Takata's investigation of affected inflators to date indicates that exposure to certain environmental conditions (several years of exposure to persistent conditions of high absolute humidity), could lead to over-aggressive combustion in the event of a driver's-side air bag deployment.

On May 16, 2016, Takata submitted an additional "Defect Information Report" to NHTSA that included PSPI-2 passenger-side airbag inflators.

In a crash where the air bag system deploys, the air bag inflator housing may rupture. In the event of an inflator rupture, metal fragments could pass through the air bag material, which may result in injury or death to vehicle occupants. To date, we are not aware of any instances of ruptured inflators in Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

View Takata Recall FAQs

Driver-Side Airbags - Affected Models
Passenger-Side Airbags - Affected Models (Note: The vehicles with affected passenger-side airbags below also have affected driver-side airbags.)

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