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Recall: No. 1 of 9
Recall Ref: R/2014/184
Exact Model: New Vito Viano Vito & V-Class
Description: OIL MAY LEAK
VIN: Various
Build Date: February to November 2014
Numbers: 5259
Defect: On certain diesel engines the 'O' ring may not have been produced to the correct specification. This may allow oil to leak and contaminate the environment. If excessive oil is lost engine damage may occur.
Action: On affected vehicles replace the chain tensioner sealing ring.
Launch Date: 16 January 2015
Recall: No. 2 of 9
Recall Ref: R2000/148
Exact Model: V Class
Build Date: To be advised
Numbers: 6387
Defect: The handbrake button may become sticky in operation and in certain circumstances may result in self release of the handbrake.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and replace the handbrake lever.
Launch Date: 01 July 2000
Recall: No. 3 of 9
Recall Ref: R/2008/129
Exact Model: Vito and Viano
Build Date: 1/1/05 to 1/9/08
Numbers: 13
Defect: It has been identified that due to incorrect software transmission, the full functionality of the vehicle's electronics cannot be guaranteed.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the SCN coding rewritten.
Launch Date: 14 October 2008

Manufacturer contact details:
Mercedes-Benz Retail Group UK Ltd
Delaware Drive, Tongwell, Milton Keynes, MK15 8BA
0345 092 0244


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