2019 MERCEDES BENZ C300 - LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2019 C300 vehicles. The center console lock-system might not lock properly. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 201, "Occupant Protection In Interior Impact."
HazardIn the event of a rear-end crash, the center console lid may open, increasing the risk of injury to occupants.
Consumer ActionMBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will check the center console storage compartment, and replace it, if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 1, 2020. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.