Recalls

Find the latest 2015 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter recalls as issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Manufacturers.

Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.
Component ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
Component STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
Consequence If a vehicle that has an incorrectly installed abutting wedge is involved in a severe frontal accident, a greater force may be necessary to open the doors, increasing the risk of injury.
Consequence Leaking oil may drip onto a hot engine surface, increasing the risk of a fire. Additionally, the leaking oil may be a road hazard for other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dates of Manufacture FEB 27, 2014 to NOV 20, 2014
Dates of Manufacture JUN 30, 2014 to OCT 13, 2014
Manufacturer Recall No. 2014120003
Manufacturer Recall No. 2015020004
Mfg's Report Date FEB 09, 2015
Mfg's Report Date NOV 30, 2014
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V764000
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 15V082000
Potential Number of Units Affected 5586
Potential Number of Units Affected 8279
Remedy Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will replace the chain tensioner gasket, free of charge. The recall began on December 19, 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes customer service at 1-877-762-8267. Mercedes' number for this recall is 2014120003.
Remedy Sprinter will notify owners, and dealers will check the installation of the abutting wedge, correcting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began in March 2015. Owners may contact Sprinter customer service at 1-877-762-8267.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Mercedes) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Sprinter 2500, and Sprinter 3500 vehicles manufactured February 28, 2014, to November 21, 2014. In the affected vehicles, oil may leak from around the chain tensioner gasket area.
Summary Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC - DBA Sprinter (Sprinter) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles manufactured July 1, 2014, to October 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the abutting wedge, a component attached to the door jamb to make opening the door easier after a severe frontal impact, may have been installed incorrectly.