Mercedes-Benz vehicles have been added to the Takata Recall List
Last month MotorWeek reported that the U.S. auto safety regulators were saying there are almost 85 million unrecalled Takata airbag inflators in U.S. vehicles that will eventually be recalled. Today that number just got higher. Mercedes-Benz is the newest manufacturer to add to the long list of recalls due to the effects of the Takata airbag malfunctioning. According to reports from nearly 1 million vehicles are affected by this latest recall.
Here is a list of all of the Mercedes-Benz vehicles currently under recall:
C-Class: 2005 C230 Kompressor / C320, 2006-2007 C230, 2008-2011 C300 4Matic, 2006-2011 C350, 2009-2011 C63 AMG, 2012-2014 C-Class
E-Class: 2010-2011 E350 / E350 4Matic / E550 / E550 4Matic, 2011 E350 Cabriolet / E550 Cabriolet, 2010-2011 E63 AMG, 2012-2017 E-Class Coupe / E-Class Cabriolet
GL-Class: 2009-2010 GL320 BlueTec 4Matic, 2011-2012 GL350 BlueTec 4Matic, 2009-2012 GL450 4Matic / GL550 4Matic
GLK-Class: 2010-2012 GLK350 / GLK350 4Matic, 2013-2015 GLK-Class
M-Class: 2009-2010 ML320 BlueTec 4Matic, 2009-2011 ML350 / ML350 4Matic / ML550 4Matic / ML63 AMG, 2010-2011 ML450 4Matic Hybrid
SLK-Class: 2007-2008 SLK280 / SLK350 / SLK55 AMG
SLS AMG: 2011-2015 SLS AMG, 2012 SLS AMG Cabriolet, 2013-2014 SLS AMG GT, 2015 SLS AMG Cabriolet
Sprinter: 2007-2009 Dodge Sprinter 2500 / 3500, 2007-2013 Freightliner Sprinter 2500 / 3500, 2010-2014 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 / 3500
R-Class: 2009-2010 R320 CDI 4Matic, 2009-2012 R350 4Matic, 2011-2012 R350 BlueTec 4Matic
Visit www.safercar.gov/rs/takata/takatalist.html for the full list of recalls.