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Crash Test Data for 2020 Mercedes-Benz

No crash test data exists.

 

Service Bulletins for 2020 Mercedes-Benz

2020 MERCEDES-BENZ GLE
Bulletin Number: LI00 20-P-066887
Service: Service display implausible
Bulletin Number: LI27 60-P-069032
Shift Quality 3-2 and/or 2-3 shift
Bulletin Number: LI32 34-P-056198
Fault message "AIRMATIC" or "Active Curve System" in instrument cluster
Bulletin Number: LI42 10-P-066237
Squeaking noises from area of front axle brake
Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-066344
Vehicle does not start, battery discharged.
Bulletin Number: LI54 10-P-066344
BR166 and BR292 - Vehicle does not start, battery discharged.
Bulletin Number: LI54-18-P-069309
Fault message "SRS - Service Required" displayed in instrument cluster and SRS lamp active
Bulletin Number: LI54 65-P-066490
Parking Pilot picture in COMAND display blurred
Bulletin Number: LI54 70-P-066353
Message in instrument cluster "Collision Prevention Assist Inoperative"
Bulletin Number: LI54 70-P-066813
Distronic distance control - alleged arbitrary intervention
Bulletin Number: LI68 20-P-070037
Stowage compartment in center console only opens on one side or not at all
Bulletin Number: LI77 21-P-063617
Pop-up roof: Glass roof jams or cannot be opened, drive unit makes rattling noises
Bulletin Number: LI80 61-P-069914
Vehicle is temporarily unable to be locked or unlocked using Keyless-Go
Bulletin Number: LI82 70-P-066767
COMAND Online: Some contacts on the telephone are not found via voice control.
Bulletin Number: LI82 85-P-065949
Message "SOS - Service Not Activated" in instrument cluster
Bulletin Number: LI82 85-P-066702
Garmin MAP PILOT: Traffic information service and possibly voice control inoperative after navigation software update using Download Manager version 2.0.29 or 2.0.30
Bulletin Number: LI82 85-P-069318
Audio 20: Apple CarPlay displays pixelated image
Bulletin Number: LI82 85-P-069381
MBUX multimedia system: The central display turns dark, interference noise emitted from speakers
Bulletin Number: LI82 85-P-069851
MBUX multimedia system: High-frequency interference noise from speakers
Bulletin Number: LI91 10-P-069956
Seat kinetics for front passenger seat not available on vehicles without SA code 275
Bulletin Number: LI91 29-P-069603
Seats cannot be adjusted due to low battery voltage
Bulletin Number: LI91 29-P-069667
Seats cannot be adjusted because of low battery voltage
Bulletin Number: P-SC-2019060003
Update software of AIR BODY CONTROL (ABC) control unit
Bulletin Number: SC-2019020001
Check gap dimension between drip rail and hood; correct if necessary
Bulletin Number: SC-2019040017
Check screws on rear-axle shock absorber hydraulic lines, replace if necessary
Bulletin Number: SC-2019040023
Replace steering wheel covers
Bulletin Number: SC-2019050009
Replace lower part of rear bumper
Bulletin Number: SC-2019070004
Replace left and right roof railing
2020 MERCEDES-BENZ GLE450
Bulletin Number: LI54-10-P-069831
Electric range is reduced after brief period
Bulletin Number: LI54-30-P-069744
"Remote Access" in workshop menu of instrument cluster
Bulletin Number: P-SC-2019050007
Update telematics services N112/9 (HERMES) control unit software

 

Recalls for 2020 Mercedes-Benz

2020 MERCEDES-BENZ GLE450
NHTSA Campaign ID:FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: RADAR
Manufacturer:Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates:11/19/2018 - 07/03/2019
Potential Units Affected:1957

Defect Description:

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2019 C300 Cabrio, C300A Cabrio 4MATIC, C300 Coupe, C300 Coupe 4MATIC, C300, C300 4MATIC, C43 AMG Cabrio 4MATIC, C43 AMG Coupe 4MATIC, C43 AMG 4MATIC, C63 AMG Cabrio, C63S AMG Cabrio, C63 AMG Coupe, C63S AMG Coupe, C63 AMG, C63S AMG, CLS450, CLS450 4MATIC, CLS53 AMG 4MATIC, E300, E300 4MATIC, E450 Cabrio, E450 Cabrio 4MATIC, E450 Coupe, E450 Coupe 4MATIC, E450 Wagon 4MATIC, E450 4MATIC, E53 AMG Cabrio 4MATIC, E53 AMG Coupe 4MATIC, E53 AMG 4MATIC, E63S AMG 4MATIC, E63S AMG Wagon 4MATIC, S450, S450 4MATIC, S560 Cabrio, S560 Coupe 4MATIC, S560, S560 4MATIC, S560 4MATIC Maybach, S63 AMG Cabrio 4MATIC, S63 AMG Coupe 4MATIC, S63 AMG 4MATIC, S65 AMG Cabrio, S65 AMG, and AMG GT53 Coupe 4MATIC vehicles, and 2020 GLC300 Coupe 4MATIC, GLE350 4MATIC, and GLE450 4MATIC vehicles equipped with the Driver Assistance Package. A software error in the radar sensor control unit may impair the functionality of the Active Brake Assist.

Consequence:

An impaired Active Brake Assist may not automatically apply partial or full braking as expected, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will update the radar sensor control unit software, free of charge. The recall began September 13, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA's number for this recall is 2019080008.
2020 MERCEDES-BENZ GLE450
NHTSA Campaign ID:FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP
Manufacturer:Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates:04/12/2019 - 06/25/2019
Potential Units Affected:128

Defect Description:

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 GLE350 4MATIC and GLE450 4MATIC vehicles. The connection between the fuel filler pipe and the fuel tank may have been improperly welded, allowing a fuel leak.

Consequence:

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source increases the risk of a fire.

Action:

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tank, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 1, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.
2020 MERCEDES-BENZ GLE450
NHTSA Campaign ID:AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Manufacturer:Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates:06/28/2018 - 11/19/2018
Potential Units Affected:11

Defect Description:

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 GLE350 4Matic and GLE450 4Matic vehicles. In the event of a crash while the temperature in the passenger cabin is very high, the passenger frontal air bag deployment may be delayed or may not completely deploy.

Consequence:

An air bag that does not deploy as intended can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Action:

MBUSA has notified dealers. All affected vehicles are still within the manufacturer's control. Dealers will replace the passenger air bag module, free of charge. The recall began August 14, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA's number for this recall is 2019070011.
2020 MERCEDES-BENZ GLE450
NHTSA Campaign ID:STRUCTURE
Manufacturer:Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates:06/28/2018 - 04/04/2019
Potential Units Affected:753

Defect Description:

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 GLE350 4Matic and GLE450 4Matic vehicles. A welding error during production may have resulted in a small hole in the floor, possibly allowing water to leak into the passenger cabin.

Consequence:

Water in the passenger compartment may affect the vehicle's electrical systems, increasing the risk of a crash or injury.

Action:

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will seal the affected area, free of charge. The recall began July 31, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA's number for this recall is 2019060007.
2020 MERCEDES-BENZ GLE450
NHTSA Campaign ID:EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
Manufacturer:Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacture Dates:09/05/2018 - 08/02/2019
Potential Units Affected:17755

Defect Description:

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 GLE350, GLE350 4MATIC, and GLE450 4MATIC vehicles. The air conditioner drain hoses may have been incorrectly installed, causing water to drain from the air conditioner into the passenger compartment.

Consequence:

If a significant volume of water enters the driver and passenger side foot wells, it might cause corrosion and/or short circuits to the electrical components in the area, increasing the risk of fire. In addition, the emergency call (eCall) feature may be disabled; the vehicle may not be able to be unlocked and/or started; and the engine limp-home mode might be activated during driving. These features increase the risk of an injury or crash.

Action:

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and correct the air conditioner drain hoses, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began September 6, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA's number for this recall is 2019080005.