2018-2019 Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner Sprinter Airbag System: Recall Alert

2019 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500

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By Jen Burklow

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 1,230 model-year 2018-19 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter 1500, 2500, 3500 and 4500 vans

The Problem: The airbag systems may not have been activated after vehicle production increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.

The Fix: Dealers will inspect the vans to determine if the airbag systems have been activated, correcting them as necessary free of charge.

What Owners Should Do: Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner parent company Daimler Vans USA will begin notifying owners Nov. 18. Owners can call Daimler 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 Sprinter

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