2020 MERCEDES BENZ GLE580 - ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING | EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS | STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 GLE 350, GLE 450, GLE 580, GLS 450, GLS 580 vehicles equipped with an optional illuminated Mercedes-Benz star logo in the front grill. The star logo's electrical ground connection may not be installed properly, potentially affecting the function of other components that share the same ground connection, such as the power steering control unit, wiper motor, and/or the left headlight.
HazardIf the power steering, wiper motor, or left headlight malfunction there could be an increased risk of a crash.
Consumer ActionMBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will relocate the ground connection, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 8, 2020. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.