2019-2022 MB Freightliner – Sprinter

Vehicle Rollaway from Guide Bushing Fatigue
Vehicle rollaway increases the risk of a crash.

October 21, 2022 NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V796000
NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V796000
Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Components POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected 124,305

Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2019-2022 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles equipped with a manual parking brake and 7-speed automatic transmission. The guide bushing on the parking pawl may fatigue, which can cause the parking pawl not to engage and result in vehicle rollaway.

Dealers will update the software of the electronic stability, transmission control, direct select module, and electronic ignition switch control units, free of charge. Owner notification letters were mailed February 10, 2023. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA’s numbers for this recall are 22V2790611, 22V2790612, and 22V2790613.

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.nhtsa.gov.

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