Products Liability Law Daily Wrap Up, NHTSA NEWS—MOTOR VEHICLES—Front axle carrier failure prompts Mercedes-Benz to recall over 38K vehicles, (Jan 10, 2022)

By Joe Cox, J.D.

Dealers will inspect and replace the integral carrier as necessary.

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling about 38,312 2021 AMG GLB35, 2019-2020 A220, and 2020 GLB250 vehicles because the integral carrier that supports the front axle may corrode, causing it to fail. Such front axle carrier failure may result in a loss of steering con ...