2018 BENTLEY MULSANNE - BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA
Bentley Motors, Inc. (Bentley) is recalling certain 2018 Bentley Mulsanne vehicles. When reverse gear has been selected, the rearview camera display may be obstructed or may not be fully visible within two seconds. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 111, "Rearview Mirrors."
HazardIf the full camera view is obstructed or delayed and the driver does not check their surroundings before backing up, there may be an increased risk of a crash.
Consumer ActionBentley will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the software in the infotainment system, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in late September 2018. Owners may contact Bentley customer service at 1-800-777-6923. Bentley's number for this recall is RE 18/11.