1. 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE NHTSA Campaign #15V662000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 16, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 857

    Summary: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (Mercedes-Benz) is recalling certain model year 2015 CLA250, CLA250 4Matic, GLA250, GLA250 4Matic, and 2016 SLK300 roadster vehicles manufactured July 17, 2015, to August 31, 2015. The affected vehicles have intake or exhaust camshafts whose welds may fail and possibly cause engine damage.

    Consequence: Engine damage may result in a stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Mercedes-Benz will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected camshafts, free of charge. Interim notices were mailed to owners on December 9, 2015. The recall began on December 23, 2015. Owners may contact Mercedes-Benz customer service at 1-800-367-6372. Mercedes-Benz's number for this recall is 2015100006. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V662000 »