Mercedes-Benz recalls 2018 S class vehicles due to fire risk and seat belts

recall Mercedes-BenzMercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) has issued a recall for 1,701 2018 Mercedes-Maybach vehicles due to a potential problem in the electrical pre-fuse box located in the trucks of these cars.

The problem stems from a failure to secure power bars that could lead to a loss of functions controlling seat belts and other functions.

The vehicles affected are the 2018 Mercedes-Maybach S560s & S560 4Matics & Mercedes S450s 4Matic, S450, S560, S560 4Matics, and S560 Coupe 4Matics.

If not addressed, the engine operation, instrument cluster and seat belts could be impaired and there could be a risk of injuries in a collision.

Related: Mercedes recalls vehicles due to air bag problems.

Steps to take:

  • Mercedes is expected to notify all owners about the problem.
  • Dealers will inspect the pre-fuse box and replace it as necessary at no charge.
  • Recall to begin August 15, 2018.
  • For more information contact Mercedes customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

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