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Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd—Mercedes-Benz "C" Class

PRA number: 2016/15250
Date published: 9th March 2016

Product information

Product description

W205 "C" Class

Identifying features

Campaign number: RC2206
Target number: 5 Vehicles

What are the defects?

The threaded connection of the battery ground line may not be designed correctly due to a deviation in the tightening angle monitoring.

What are the hazards?

In the event of a poor system ground of the battery line a temporarily higher transition resistance could lead to the formation of sparks and local heating. This would increase the risk of a fire.

Dates available for sale

  • 1st August 2014 - 31st October 2014

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Mercedes-Benz Dealers

Supplier

Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd

What should consumers do?

Letter will be sent to owners of affected vehicles