2018 MERCEDES BENZ AMG GT - AIR BAGS: AIR BAG CONTROL MODULE | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT Cabrio and AMG GT-C Cabrio vehicles. Due to a software incompatibility, in the event of a low speed crash, both stages of the frontal air bags may deploy instead of only the first-stage deploying as intended.
HazardIf the air bags do not deploy as intended, it can increase the risk of injury.
Consumer ActionMBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will update the air bag control unit software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 2, 2018. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA's number for this recall is 2018100008.