Recalls

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Dates of Manufacture July - December 1998
Manufacturer Recall No. 1999020002
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V030
Potential Number of Units Affected 2,600
Remedy Dealers will repair the shoulder belt anchor assembly. Owner notification is expected to begin during March 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Mercedes-Benz at 1-800-367-6372.
Summary The seat belt anchorages do not meet the requirements of FMVSS No. 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages". A defective weld was discovered on the weld nut for the bolt used to secure the front shoulder seat belt guides. Due to this defective weld, the anchorages may not adequately secure the front seat belts in the event of a crash.