Mercedes-Benz to recall 10,558 cars in China over airbag flaws


German luxury car giant Mercedes-Benz will recall 10,558 vehicles in China over defective airbags, Beijing’s quality watchdog said on Monday.

The affected vehicles were manufactured between January 12, 2007, and December 30, 2008, involving C-class and GLK models of year 2008-2009, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine said in a statement.

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The automaker said a control unit in the vehicles’ airbags may fail to work and the airbags may open even when the cars are not in collisions, Xinhua news agency reported.

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The company will replace the defective parts free of charge from March 7, 2016.


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