2017120012 - Adjust Spare Wheel Holder - 2017 Freightliner Sprinter 2500 & 3500

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V742
Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Components TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected 773


Spare Tire Holder Not Secure

If the spare tire holder is not properly secured, the spare tire may separate from the vehicle and become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.



Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2017 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vans. The spare tire holder under the vehicle may not be properly secured.



DVUSA will notify owners and dealers will lift the spare tire holder completely and tighten the securing screws as necessary, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact DVUSA custom service at 1-854-888-3214.



Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Check for Daimler Vans Recalls

January 5, 2018


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Owner Notification Letter

January, 2018


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Recall Acknowledgement

December 8, 2017


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