Seatbelt recall for Mercedes-Benz ML and GL-Class SUVs

Rear seatbelt issue in Mercedes-Benz models could result in injuries

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is overseeing a recall that affects both ML-Class and GL-Class Mercedes-Benz SUVs.

The recall was initiated after a potential issue with a rear seatbelt was identified in the Mercedes-Benz SUVs.

All affected vehicles were sold in Australia between the 1st of May 2015 and the 31st of July 2015.

The ACCC recall notice advising that the lower mount for the right rear seat belt may not have been fitted according to specification.

What are the hazards?

In the case of a high impact accident the belt mounting may fail resulting in the possibility of injury.

Mercedes-Benz Australia will write directly to owners of affected vehicles.

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