Mercedes-Benz Australia has recalled its 2020-2022 S-Class due to an issue with the main fuse box connection bolts.
“The engine compartment main fuse box connection bolts may not meet specifications and could loosen. If this occurs, it may lead to a sudden loss of motive power and/or a vehicle fire,” the company says in its recall notice.
“A sudden loss of motive power whilst driving and/or a vehicle fire could increase the potential risk of an accident, causing serious injury or death to vehicle occupants, other road users, bystanders and/or damage to property.”
- A total of 132 vehicles are affected
- The VIN list is attached here
- The original recall notice is attached here
If you own an affected vehicle, you should contact an authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer to have the work carried out as soon as possible, free of charge.
If you have further questions, you can contact the Mercedes-Benz Australia Customer Assistance Centre on 1300 300 896.