2017 FREIGHTLINER SPRINTER 2500 - STRUCTURE:BODY
Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2017 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles. These vehicles may be missing spot welds on the front side wall, connecting the door portal to the hinge reinforcements in the A-pillar area, possibly affecting vehicle strength in a crash.
HazardIf the missing welds affect body strength, there may be an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Consumer ActionDVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles and add any missing spot welds, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 29, 2018. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267.