Mercedes-Benz

Urgent Safety Recall - Act Now

The recall relates to the brake booster fitted to certain Mercedes-Benz ML-Class, GL-Class (164 platform) and R-Class vehicles (251 platform) model year 2005 – 2013.

Mercedes-Benz New Zealand has advised a recall on the brake booster for certain vehicles delivered to the New Zealand market.

The recall relates to the brake booster fitted to certain models, across 2005 – 2013 years including:

ML-Class

GL-Class (164 platform)

R-Class vehicles (251 platform

Customers are advised to not drive their vehicles until the recall has been completed.

To view the list of affected vehicles by VIN, Model, Year. See below.

Mercedes-Benz Brake Booster

Any necessary inspection and rectification work will be carried out free of charge, and if a vehicle is unavailable for an extended period, customer support is available to provide alternative transport solution which can be discussed with the service advisor when you book your inspection with us.

We sincerely apologise to all affected vehicle owners for any inconvenience this may cause. We are working closely with Mercedes-Benz New Zealand to action the recall on affected vehicles as efficiently as possible.

Owners of all affected vehicles will be directly contacted in writing by Mercedes-Benz New Zealand, please contact our Dealership by phone 03 343 2468 or email recallapc@armstrongs.co.nz at their earliest opportunity to arrange an inspection if your vehicle is affected.

Mercedes-Benz has always stood for safety and quality, and this promise defines our day-to-day actions. The safety of our customers and other road users is our highest priority.

WDC164  |  ML 280 CDI  |  2007 – 2010

WDC164  |  ML 300 CDI  |  2010 - 2011

WDC164  |  ML 350 CDI  |  2005 - 2012

WDC164  |  ML 350  |  2006 - 2010

WDC164  |  ML 420 CDI  |  2005 - 2012

WDC164  |  ML 500  |  2006 - 2011

WDC164  |  ML 63 AMG  |  2006 - 2011

WDC164  |  GL 320 CDI  |  2006 - 2011

WDC164  |  GL 350 CDI  |  2011 – 2012

WDC164  |  GL 450 CDI  |  2006 - 2013

WDC164  |  GL 500  |  2006 - 2012

WDC251  |  R 320 CDI  |  2006 - 2011

WDC251  |  R 350  |  2006 - 2012

WDC251  |  R 500  |  2006 - 2008

WDC251  |  R 63 AMG  |  2006 - 2010

WDC251  |  R 350 CDI  |  2010 - 2013