Mercedes-Benz Australia is recalling 143 examples of its EQS electric liftback because the electric drivetrain may deactivate.
“Due to a software issue, the electric vehicle (EV) Drivetrain system may deactivate resulting in a loss of motive power,” the company says in its recall notice.
“A loss of motive power whilst driving increases the risk of an accident, causing serious injury or death to vehicle occupants and other road users.”
- A total of 143 vehicles are affected
- The VIN list is attached here
- The original recall notice is attached here
If you own an affected vehicle, you’ll be contacted by Mercedes-Benz and asked to make an appointment at your nearest authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer to have the work carried out as soon as possible.
If you have further questions, you can contact the Mercedes-Benz Customer Assistance Centre on 1300 762 718.