Mercedes-Benz GLE/GLS Passenger Cars
What are the defects?
Incorrect software coding within the front passenger seat occupancy recognition control unit may result in the airbag system not recognizing an occupant in the front passenger seat.
What are the hazards?
In the event of an accident this may result in the front passenger airbag not deploying resulting in an increased risk of injury.
What should consumers do?
Letters will be sent to owners of affected vehicles and will be advised of what their next steps are in obtaining a repair.
For further information or queries, contact Mercedes-Benz Australia on 03 9566 9266.