If the driveshaft separates, there may be a loss of drive, increasing the risk of crash.

Power Train — Driveline — Driveshaft

Date Announced
JUN 14, 2019
Vehicles Affected
1,002
Mercedes-Benz Recall #
2019090018
NHTSA Campaign #
19V457000
Summary
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2016-2017 AMG GTS and 2017 AMG GT vehicles. The bonding between the carbon-fiber driveshaft and the engine/transmission flange may be insufficient, causing the driveshaft to separate while in motion.
Actions
MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the carbon-fiber draft shaft, including the flange, free of charge. The recall began November 4, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA's number for this recall is 2019090018.