MOSCOW, June 29. /TASS/. Russian Mercedes-Benz dealer of JSC “Mercedes-Benz RUS” recalls in Russia more than 3.4 million cars because of a defect in the steering mechanism, said Rosstandart. Subject to recall cars With class, implemented in the period from 2013 to 2014, as well as SUVs the G-class sold, starting in 2012
“The reason Mercedes-Benz is a possible insufficient tightening torque of bolt coupling the steering shaft. This defect may cause greater wear of teeth u-joint at high loads”, – stated in the message.
On these vehicles will check a bolted connection at the universal joint steering mechanism and, if necessary, replace it.
All repairs will be performed at no charge to owners.