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US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID: 16V603000
Mfg's Report Date: AUG 15, 2016
Component: ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
Potential Number Of Units Affected: 62


Summary:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2016 GLC 300 SUV, GLC 300 4Matic SUV, C300 Sedan and C300 4Matic vehicles manufactured February 8, 2016, to May 18, 2016. The affected vehicles may be equipped with an Electronic Stability Program (ESP) control unit that may have been damaged before being installed.

Consequence:
A damaged ESP control unit may inadvertently activate the stability control altering the vehicle's path. Additionally, the electronic parking brake may not function. Either condition may increase the risk of a crash.

Remedy:
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ESP Hydraulic control units, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in October 2016. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

Dates of Manufacture:
FEB 07, 2016 to MAY 17, 2016

Manufacturer Recall Number:
2016090002

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