US NHTSA Recalls: Mercedes-Benz G550 & G63 Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Monday, May 11, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of sixteen (16) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/cXy430qH5Ln

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:

Among the sixteen (16) recalls the NHTSA announced this May comes news of the following:

Logo - Mercedes-Benz USAMercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (“MBUSA”), a Sandy Springs, Georgia establishment and subsidiary of Daimler AG of of Stuttgart, Germany, has recalled an estimated 6,659 model year 2019-2020 Mercedes-Benz branded G550 and G63 vehicles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Latches/Locks/Linkages, Equipment – Incorrect Child Safety Lock Label

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V247000 reports that the embossed lock symbol for the child safety lock on the rear doors of the recalled Mercedes-Benz vehicles may indicate the incorrect lock status of the child safety lock.

According to the NHTSA, if an unrestrained child unexpectedly opens a door, they may fall from the vehicle increasing their risk of serious injury and/or life changing or life threatening consequences.

MBUSA will notify registered owners, and dealers will install a label on the rear doors with the correct operating direction, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 30, 2020. Owners may contact MBUSA Customer Service toll-free at 1-877-496-3691 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). No manufacturer’s designation was listed for this recall at press time.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC, please search for “Mercedes-Benz” or more generically, “MBUSA” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Mercedes-Benz G550 brand, please search for “G550” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Mercedes-Benz G63 brand, please search for “G63” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V247000
Recalls Direct RIN: 13008-2020
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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