Saturday, October 9, 2010
Mercedes-Benz is recalling about 85,000 of its 2010 and 2011 cars because of potential steering problems.
increasing the risk of a vehicle crash."
Owners may return the cars to dealers, who will check the powering steering systems for free, the company says
Owners can return cars to dealers for a free power steering check.
The recall affects 2010 C-Class cars as well as the 2010 and 2011 E-Class coupe and cabriolet models.
Steering issues om the 2010 C-Class and the 2011 E-Class models, because the high pressure power steering line may have a connection fitting which is not tight enough.
In the report by Mercedes, they said, “Owners may not have sufficient control of the vehicle under circumstances such as parking where maximum power steering is required.”
source: Mercedes Benz recall