Mercedes-Benz is recalling 2017-2018 CLA and GLA fashions over considerations that they might lose steering, in accordance with a NHTSA filing dated April 1.
The difficulty impacts 2017and 2017-2018 , and fashions. It stems from an improperly sized steering shaft bore gap that may finally permit the separation of the steering common joint, which might make it inconceivable to steer the automobile. There is not any document of any crashes related to the defect.
This challenge impacts simply 4,992 automobiles. The repair entails changing the steering shaft in its entirety and will probably be carried out (like all recollects) freed from cost. Mercedes expects to start out notifying homeowners of affected automobiles quickly, with recall work set to start on Could 31.
In the event you personal one of many affected fashions, you possibly can name Mercedes’ customer support line for extra info at 1-800-367-6372.