Recall - MERCEDES-BENZ ( 20V181000 )

Fender Liner may Damage Brake Line

Loss of brake fluid can extend the distance needed to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V181000 Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC Components SERVICE BRAKES, AIR, STRUCTURE Potential Number of Units Affected 48,775

Summary Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2019 Freightliner Sprinter and Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vehicles. The rear part of the fender liner on the front axle may contact and chafe the brake hose, possibly resulting in a loss of brake fluid.

Remedy DVUSA will notify owners, and Mercedes-Benz or Freightliner Sprinter dealers will inspect and replace the brake hoses, as necessary. Additionally, the fender liners will be modified. All services will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 8, 2020. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA's number for this recall is VS3BRADVER.