Mercedes-Benz says Sprinter vans sold in Australia between 2018 and 2019 could have an airbag deploy due to damaged wiring.
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Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia has issued a recall of 490 examples of the Sprinter vans fitted with rotating seats with Model Years from 2019 to 2020 (MY19-MY20) due to the potential for side airbags to deploy.

The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), says the rotating seats can damage wiring connected to the side airbags.

Affected cars were sold between 4 February 2019 and 29 June 2020. Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia is contacting owners to organise a free fix.

Mercedes-Benz Vans Australia has been contacted and this story will be updated with their response.

A full list of vehicle identification numbers of the 490 vans involved in the recall can be found here.

To have your Sprinter repaired for free, find your closest Mercedes-Benz dealership by clicking here.