Brake Booster Corrosion May Impair Braking

Recall Date: 2022-05-09

Source Link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=22V315000&refurl=rss



Reduced brake performance or brake failure can increase the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V315000

Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC

Components: EQUIPMENT, EQUIPMENT, EQUIPMENT, FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE, LANE DEPARTURE, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, PARKING BRAKE, SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

Potential Number of Units Affected: 292287

Summary:
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2006-2012 ML-Class, GL-Class, and R-Class vehicles. Please refer to MBUSA's recall report for specific vehicle model details. Moisture may accumulate and cause corrosion in the brake booster housing unit, which can result in reduced brake performance or brake failure.

Remedy:
Owners are advised not to drive their vehicles until the remedy has been performed. Dealers will remove the rubber sleeve, inspect the brake booster, and as necessary, replace the brake booster. All repairs will be performed free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed May 27, 2022. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

Notes:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.



53 Affected Product(s)

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MERCEDES BENZML4502010

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MERCEDES BENZR3202009

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MERCEDES-BENZAMG ML632010

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MERCEDES BENZGL4502012

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MERCEDES-BENZR5502008

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MERCEDES BENZML3202009

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MERCEDES BENZGL5502009

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MERCEDES BENZML5002006

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MERCEDES BENZGL4502008

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MERCEDES BENZGL4502007

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MERCEDES BENZML5502008

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MERCEDES BENZGL3502010

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MERCEDES BENZML3502010

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MERCEDES BENZML3502006

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MERCEDES BENZR3202008

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MERCEDES BENZGL4502010

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MERCEDES BENZAMG R632007

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MERCEDES BENZML3502009

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MERCEDES BENZML5502009

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MERCEDES BENZGL3202009

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MERCEDES-BENZAMG ML632007

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MERCEDES BENZGL3202008

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MERCEDES BENZML5502010

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MERCEDES BENZR5002006

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MERCEDES BENZML3502008

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MERCEDES BENZGL4502011

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MERCEDES BENZML3202007

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MERCEDES BENZGL4502009

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MERCEDES BENZGL5502010

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MERCEDES BENZGL3502012

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MERCEDES-BENZR3502011

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MERCEDES-BENZR3502006

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MERCEDES BENZGL5502011

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MERCEDES BENZGL5502012

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MERCEDES-BENZR3502009

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MERCEDES-BENZAMG ML632008

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MERCEDES BENZGL5502008

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MERCEDES-BENZAMG ML632009

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MERCEDES-BENZR3502012

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MERCEDES BENZGL3202007

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MERCEDES BENZGL3502011

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MERCEDES BENZR3202007

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MERCEDES BENZML3502007

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MERCEDES BENZML4502011

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MERCEDES BENZML3202008

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MERCEDES BENZR5002007

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MERCEDES-BENZR3502010

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MERCEDES-BENZAMG ML632011

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MERCEDES BENZML5002007

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MERCEDES BENZML5502011

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MERCEDES BENZML3502011

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MERCEDES-BENZR3502008

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MERCEDES-BENZR3502007


4 Associated Document(s)

Recall 573 Report - May 11, 2022
RCLRPT-22V315-3653.PDF 223654KB

Chronology Report
RMISC-22V315-4181.pdf 217026KB

Recall Acknowledgement
RCAK-22V315-1723.pdf 691557KB

Recall 573 Report
RCLRPT-22V315-9275.PDF 223385KB


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