2015-2017 Mercedes-Benz Metris: Recall Alert

2017 Mercedes-Benz Metris

By Patrick Masterson

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 7,400 model-year 2015-17 Mercedes-Benz Metris vans

The Problem: The transmission support may not have been properly tightened to the body, potentially resulting in damage to the driveshaft that could cause a loss of power to the wheels, increasing the risk of a crash.

The Fix: Dealers will inspect the transmission support mounting bolts, replacing and tightening them as necessary, for free.

What Owners Should Do: Mercedes-Benz automaker Daimler Vans has not yet provided an owner-notification schedule. Owners can call the automaker at 877-762-8267, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Mercedes-Benz Metris

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Comments

If it's properly connected why have the recall?

Disregard. ^^^^

Ruh-Ro !!

if the bolts are loose tighten them. Very simple small recall.

What about the trade tariffs ?
They are made in Germany,,,,,,,right?

@Ecoboost Rules

Not to worry, ER

By the time you're old enough to get a drivers license the situation will already be sorted out

@papajim

You should worry though. Isn’t this the van Handydart uses to transport you around?



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