RECALL: 2019 Freightliner/Mercedes Benz - Sprinter (VS30) Incorrect Rear Leaf Spring Shims/FMVSS 126

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July 27, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V426000
Incorrect Rear Leaf Spring Shims/FMVSS 126
The incorrect leaf spring shims may negatively affect vehicle handling, increasing the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V426000
Manufacturer Daimler Vans USA, LLC
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 26
Summary
Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA) is recalling certain 2019 Mercedes Benz Sprinter and Freightliner Sprinter vehicles. The incorrect leaf spring shims may have been installed between the rear axle and the leaf springs possibly affecting the vehicle's handling. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 126, "Electronic Stability Control Systems."
Remedy
DVUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the leaf spring shims on both sides, renew the spring brackets, check the rubber buffers for wear, renewing them if necessary, and adjust the headlamps, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a schedule for recall notification. Owners may contact DVUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. DVUSA's number for this recall is VS3LEFSPRI.
Notes
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.
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