2017 MERCEDES BENZ AMG GT - COMMUNICATION
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2013-2017 vehicles due to a software fault that may cause the date and time for the emergency call system (eCall) to differ from the actual date and time, potentially relaying an inaccurate vehicle location. For a full list of the affected models visit: https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2019/RMISC-19V787-4620.pdf
HazardAn inaccurate vehicle location may delay emergency responders, increasing the risk of injury.
Consumer ActionMBUSA has initiated an Over the Air (OTA) remote update. MBUSA will also notify owners, and dealers will check software for a successful OTA or update the communication module software as needed, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 31, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.