Transport Canada Recall # 2014132
Recall Date: 2014/04/14
Notification Type: Safety TC
System: Lights And Instruments
Manufacturer Recall Number
The number of vehicles or components affected by the recall: 31,301
On certain vehicles, oxidation on the ground pin connector for the rear tail lamps may cause a dimming or loss of one or more rear lamp functions (tail, brake, turn signal). Failure of any rear lighting elements function could make the following road users being unaware of the driver’s intentions and maneuvers, as well as reducing vehicle visibility during dark times which increases the risk of a motor vehicle accident to happen.
Fix: Dealers will inspect and replace the rear tail lamps on affected vehicles if necessary.
|Make||Model||Model Year(s) Affected|
|MERCEDES-BENZ||C-class||2008 2009 2010 2011|
Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (CMVSS): 108 – Lighting System and Retro-reflective Devices