2018 MERCEDES-BENZ CLA250 - AIR BAGS: OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM - OCS (FRONT PASSENGER)
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2015-2018 CLA250 and CLA250 4MATIC, and 2017-2018 CLA45 AMG vehicles. The Occupant Classification System (OCS) may have been improperly calibrated, which may prevent the proper deployment of the front passenger air bag.
HazardIn the event of a crash, if the air bag does not deploy as designed, the front seat passenger has an increased risk of an injury.
Consumer ActionMBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger seat cushion, free of charge. Owners were notified of the safety risk beginning February 7, 2020. A second letter will be mailed once the remedy is available. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.