Daimler Warns Mercedes-Benz Owners of Fire Risk, Lacks Parts Needed for Fix, Reuters Reports
* Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz has told customers about a
technical defect in some of its cars that could spark a fire, but
that the parts needed to fix the problem weren't available, Reuters
reported, citing a report by Germany's Bild newspaper, which
published a copy of a letter it said was sent to Mercedes-Benz
* Daimler confirmed the letter was authentic and said a recall
would follow when the components needed were available, Reuters
said. "In the meantime the affected vehicle should be driven in a
particularly prudent manner and usage reduced to the bare minimum,"
the letter said, according to Reuters.
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January 04, 2022 13:27 ET (18:27 GMT)
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