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    Weekly Recalls: Mercedes-Benz, Ram Trucks, Toyota

    MERCEDES-BENZ 

     

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V931000
    • Manufacturer Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC
    • Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 227

    Summary

    Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2021 S580, 2022 EQS450, EQS580, and S500 vehicles with an active and connected Mercedes me connect account. The MBUX infotainment system might allow activation of the television and internet display while driving, causing a distraction for the driver.

    Remedy

    MBUSA has updated their computer server to correct the issue, free of charge. Therefore, owners will not require a visit to a dealer for this recall. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 28, 2022. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

    Defect Notice 573 Report


    RAM TRUCKS 

     

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V925000
    • Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
    • Components AIR BAGS
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 132

    Summary

    Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2021-2022 Ram 2500, Ram 3500, and 2021 Ram 1500 Classic pickup trucks. The side air bag inflatable curtain (SABIC) assemblies may have been manufactured with the incorrect amount of compressed gas, which can result in an improper air bag deployment.

    Remedy

    Dealers will replace the SABIC assemblies, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 13, 2022. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLC's number for this recall is Y99.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

    Defect Notice 573 Report


    TOYOTA 

     

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V920000
    • Manufacturer Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
    • Components STEERING
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 22,462

    Summary

    Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2021-2022 Sequoia and 2021 Tundra vehicles. The power steering gear assembly may have been manufactured incorrectly, which can result in an oil leak.

    Remedy

    Dealers will inspect and replace the power steering gear assembly as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 22, 2022. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's numbers for this recall are 21TB10 and 21TA10.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

    Recall 573 Report


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