2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class Recalls

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls

  • Recall Number
    12V493000
    Recall Date
    10/10/2012
    Component
    EXTERIOR LIGHTING
    Summary

    Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (Mercedes Benz) is recalling certain model year 2013 GLK350 and GLK350 4-Matic vehicles, manufactured from May 31, 2012, through August 2, 2012, for failing to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment." The affected vehicles have voltage in the parking lamp circuit that exceeds the maximum value listed.

    Consequence

    The higher illumination level may cause glare to oncoming vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.

    What Owners Should Do

    Mercedes Benz will notify owners, and dealers will update the software calibration number (SCN) of the subject electronic control unit. The recall began in September 2014. Owners may contact Mercedes Benz at 1-800-367-6372.

What Should You Do?

Contact your dealer as soon as possible
Every recall is serious, so it’s important that you contact an authorized service center as soon as possible to make an appointment to get it fixed.

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