According to Reuters, the Daimler concern will hold a full-scale campaign revocable within which go for repair about one million mark of vehicles the Mercedes-Benz.
The reason for such a large share of service is defective limiter inrush current of the motor, because of which the world has recorded 51 fire case (30 of them occurred in the United States). This fault is found in models C-Class, E-Class, CLA, GLA and GLC, issued from 2015 to 2017.
According to the current limiter published document US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (the NHTSA), incorrect operation can occur when it is locked due to damage to the engine (for example, water hammer) or transmission.
In this case, the next attempt to start the engine through the restrictor will be too high a voltage, which can lead to engine fires.
In the US alone will go to repair 307,629 vehicles of the brand Mercedes-Benz, and that’s what markets will be withdrawn rest of the car – is still unknown.