2012 Mercedes-Benz E Class

4dr Sdn E350 Sport 4MATIC

Compare to Other Cars

Recalls

The recall information below is provided directly from the
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID: 12V557000
Mfg's Report Date: DEC 03, 2012
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 5,800


Summary:
Mercedes-Benz is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 S400, S550, S550 4Matic, S63 AMG, C300, C300 4Matic, E350, GLK350, GLK350 4Matic, CL550 4Matic, and CL63 AMG vehicles manufactured from April 18, 2011, through July 12, 2011. Due to an irregularity stemming from the molding process of the fuel filter flange, the fuel filter flange may crack when operated in high temperatures.

Consequence:
If the fuel filter flange cracks, it will leak fuel which may lead to a fire if anexternal ignition source in present.

Remedy:
Mercedes-Benz will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel filter, free of charge. The recall campaign is expected to begin in January 2013. Owners may contact Mercedes-Benz at 1-800-367-6372.

Notes:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Advertisement

Search Used Car Listings

Searching Locally

Vehicle History Reports

Where's the VIN?
Advertisement
© Copyright 2014 NADAguides. All Rights Reserved. NADAguides is an alliance partner of NADA Services Corporation.   © Copyright 2014 NADASC. All Rights Reserved.