2020 MERCEDES-BENZ AMG GT

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5 Recalls for 2020 MERCEDES-BENZ AMG GT

Recall Date Component Summary
May 20, 2022 COMMUNICATION: AUTO CRASH NOTIFICATION | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2017-2022 CLA-Class, GLA-Class, GLE-Class, GLS-Class, SLC-Class, A-Class, AMG GT-Class, C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, SL-Class, GLC-Class, CLS-Class, GLB-Class, and G-Class vehicles. Please refer to MBUSA’s recall report for specific vehicle model details. An error in the communication module’s SIM card software can cause a mobile network connection failure, disabling the emergency call (eCall) system.

Remedy:

The communication module software will be updated through an Over-the-Air (OTA) update or by a dealer, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed July 19, 2022. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

February 5, 2021 COMMUNICATION: AUTO CRASH NOTIFICATION | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2016 – 2021 CLA-Class, GLA-Class, GLE-Class, GLS-Class, SLC-Class, A-Class, GT-Class, C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, CLS-Class, SL-Class, B-Class, GLB-Class, GLC-Class, and G-Class vehicles. Please refer to the Part 573 report for specific vehicle model details. The software design of the communication module may fail to communicate the correct vehicle location for the emergency call system (eCall) in the event of a crash.

Remedy:

MBUSA will notify owners, and the communication module software will be updated by a dealer, or through an over-the-air (OTA) update, free of charge. The recall began March 12, 2021. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267. MBUSA’s number for this recall is 2021020025.

April 21, 2020 COMMUNICATION

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 AMG GT vehicles. The emergency call system (eCall) communication module may be missing the wiring harness ground line, which may cause the system to relay an inaccurate vehicle location, and restrict the ability to communicate verbally with the call center.

Remedy:

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will repair the wiring harness of the communication module, free of charge. The recall began July 2, 2020. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA’s number for this recall is 2020060010.

February 5, 2021 COMMUNICATION | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2016 – 2021 CLA-Class, GLA-Class, GLE-Class, GLS-Class, SLC-Class, A-Class, GT-Class, C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, CLS-Class, SL-Class, B-Class, GLB-Class, GLC-Class, and G-Class vehicles. Please refer to the Part 573 report for specific vehicle model details. The software design of the communication module may fail to communicate the correct vehicle location for the emergency call system (eCall) in the event of a crash.

Remedy:

MBUSA will notify owners, and the communication module software will be updated by a dealer, or through an over-the-air (OTA) update, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 6, 2021. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-877-762-8267.

December 11, 2020 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 AMG GT vehicles. The headlights may have been incorrectly aimed too high. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamp, Reflective Devices and Associated Equipment.”

Remedy:

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will check the headlight aim, and correct it, if necessary, free of charge. The recall began January 20, 2021. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA’s number for this recall is 2020120016.

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56 Service Alerts for 2020 MERCEDES-BENZ AMG GT

Date Description
January 4, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

Complaint Sporadic warning message in instrument cluster “Engine oil pressure stop switch off vehicle” (or similar) is shown in red on vehicles with low mileage. Cause Directional control valve may stick. Remedy 1- Read off oil level i

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February 25, 2022 118320 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:DRIVER MONITORING:CAMERA/SENSOR

Mercedes-Benz AG (⿿MBAG⿝), the manufacturer of Mercedes-Benz, has produced certain MY 2021-2022 A-Class, CLS-Class, E-Class, GLA-Class, GLB-Class, GLE-Class, GLS-Class, and GT-Class (167, 177, 213, 247, 257, and 290 platform) vehicles

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January 4, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Complaint Sporadic warning message in instrument cluster “Engine oil pressure stop switch off vehicle” (or similar) is shown in red on vehicles with low mileage. Cause Directional control valve may stick. Remedy 1- Read off oil level

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December 8, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MY15+ M278 and M157 Equipped Vehicles with Fault Code “P023400 ⿿ Boost Pressure is Too High”

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December 1, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Functional impairment of 48 V on-board electrical system

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August 3, 2021 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The customer may note that the Dashcam feature is inoperable with one of the following complaints.

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August 27, 2021 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The customer may note that the Dashcam feature is inoperable with one of the following complaints.

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August 2, 2021 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The customer may note that the Dashcam feature is inoperable with one of the following complaints:

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August 9, 2021 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The customer may note that the Dashcam feature is inoperable with one of the following complaints.

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August 30, 2021 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Upon selecting navigation, the central display may show the following message: “Map data does not match with your system. Please insert a medium containing the corresponding map data”. the navigation menu cannot be opened.

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August 27, 2021 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The mobile phone address book may not be transferred completely to the multimedia system COMAND, Audio 20, or MBUX. The contact list may not be fully populated and in some instances, the call list will display telephone numbers but no names

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June 11, 2021 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

The tailgate can only be fully opened by operating it again, multiple times where necessaryor by manually raising tailgate.

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May 30, 2021 073000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

M17x.xxx Check Engine Light on with Misfire DTC’s

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May 30, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

M17x.xxx Check Engine Light on with Misfire DTC’s

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July 6, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Free browsing, Internet access via Wi-Fi hotspot and Internet radio nonfunctional

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July 6, 2021 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Free browsing, Internet access via Wi-Fi hotspot and Internet radio nonfunctional

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July 6, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Free browsing, Internet access via Wi-Fi hotspot and Internet radio nonfunctional

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July 8, 2021 062100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:RADIATOR ASSEMBLY

Coolant warning in instrument cluster – Leak in coolant line

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July 8, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Coolant warning in instrument cluster – Leak in coolant line

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July 8, 2021 138700 VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:ENGINE COOLANT HOSES AND FITTINGS

Coolant warning in instrument cluster – Leak in coolant line

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March 10, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In the quick test, faults P0A1402 and/or P0AB602 are stored in the Drive Unit, electrical fault or open circuit (signal error) in actuation system. Remedy: Replace both acceleration sensors for the engine mounts

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February 24, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In XENTRY diagnosis, the message “MBUX multimedia system control unit is defective (hard drive, internal fault)” appears while attempting to communicate with the MBUX multimedia system (A26/17)

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February 24, 2021 357500 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:TV/RADIO/SPEAKERS

In XENTRY diagnosis, the message “MBUX multimedia system control unit is defective (hard drive, internal fault)” appears while attempting to communicate with the MBUX multimedia system (A26/17)

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February 19, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Complaint: Various causes are possible. The faults listed in the various causes do not all have to be present at all times. Some of these complaints may overlap. Rely on the faults listed in the Cause section for identifying the correct R

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February 23, 2021 061500 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION

Message in instrument cluster “Engine Oil Level – Reduce Oil Level”. Engine oil level too high even though oil level appears to be OK when measured with dipstick. Assess oil quality and open PTSS case as necessary

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December 17, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Functional impairment of 48 V on-board electrical system

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December 19, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

Front bumper/facia fit above headlamps

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December 19, 2020 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

Front bumper/facia fit above headlamps

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December 19, 2020 162200 STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

Front bumper/facia fit above headlamps

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August 14, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Mercedes-Benz AG (“MBAG”), the manufacturer of Mercedes-Benz, has determined that on certain MY19-20 C-Class, GLC-Class, and AMG GT (205, 253, and 290 platform) vehicles, the software for the AMG drive unit control unit does not correspond

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August 14, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Mercedes-Benz AG (“MBAG”), the manufacturer of Mercedes-Benz, has determined that on certain MY19-20 C-Class, GLC-Class, and AMG GT (205, 253, and 290 platform) vehicles, the software for the AMG drive unit control unit does not correspond

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August 12, 2020 162200 STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

Front bumper/facia fit above headlamps

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July 31, 2020 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Incorrect time and/or instrument cluster message “SOS, service not activated” and/or Mercedes Me connect services nonfunctional

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July 31, 2020 340000 COMMUNICATION

Incorrect time and/or instrument cluster message “SOS, service not activated” and/or Mercedes Me connect services nonfunctional

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June 25, 2020 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

The mobile phone address book is not transferred completely to the multimedia system (COMAND or MBUX). In some cases, the call list shows just the telephone numbers but no names. The problem only occurs in conjunction with the iPhone and s

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June 18, 2020 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

The check engine indicator light in the instrument cluster may be illuminated with one of the following fault codes: P261029, P02FF85, or P02FF02 stored in the engine control unit (N3/10). The time in instrument cluster is implausible due

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June 18, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

The check engine indicator light in the instrument cluster may be illuminated with one of the following fault codes: P261029, P02FF85, or P02FF02 stored in the engine control unit (N3/10). The time in instrument cluster is implausible due

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June 18, 2020 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

The check engine indicator light in the instrument cluster may be illuminated with one of the following fault codes: P261029, P02FF85, or P02FF02 stored in the engine control unit (N3/10). The time in instrument cluster is implausible due

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June 18, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

The check engine indicator light in the instrument cluster may be illuminated with one of the following fault codes: P261029, P02FF85, or P02FF02 stored in the engine control unit (N3/10). The time in instrument cluster is implausible due

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June 18, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

The check engine indicator light in the instrument cluster may be illuminated with one of the following fault codes: P261029, P02FF85, or P02FF02 stored in the engine control unit (N3/10). The time in instrument cluster is implausible due

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June 16, 2020 220000 SEATS

When the dynamic seat is activated, the tensioning straps on the seat backrest frame may creak. The tensioning straps are in contact with the seat backrest frame and as a result, a creaking noise may occur. Apply lubricant (Krytox) between

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June 16, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

When the dynamic seat is activated, the tensioning straps on the seat backrest frame may creak. The tensioning straps are in contact with the seat backrest frame and as a result, a creaking noise may occur. Apply lubricant (Krytox) between

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June 16, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

When the dynamic seat is activated, the tensioning straps on the seat backrest frame may creak. The tensioning straps are in contact with the seat backrest frame and as a result, a creaking noise may occur. Apply lubricant (Krytox) between

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June 11, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Fault code B223209 is logged as “stored” in the parking control unit.

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June 11, 2020 118510 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:PARKING ASSIST:SOFTWARE

Fault code B223209 is logged as “stored” in the parking control unit.

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June 5, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

A fixed SRS message is displayed in the instrument cluster. Cause is not safety-relevant and does not affect function of safety systems.

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June 5, 2020 140000 AIR BAGS

A fixed SRS message is displayed in the instrument cluster. Cause is not safety-relevant and does not affect function of safety systems.

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February 7, 2020 190000 TIRES

Information Label on Tire Sealant

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February 7, 2020 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Information Label on Tire Sealant

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November 14, 2019 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Update sound system control unit software

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May 19, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Check engine indicator light active and fault code P261029/P02FF85/P02FF02 stored in engine control unit

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June 30, 2020 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

Wind noises in area of mirror triangle at front doors as of 120 km/h (75 MPH). Possible noise due to minimal thickness of sealing rail. Replace sealing railing and adjust side windows.

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June 30, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

Wind noises in area of mirror triangle at front doors as of 120 km/h (75 MPH). Possible noise due to minimal thickness of sealing rail. Replace sealing railing and adjust side windows.

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June 30, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Wind noises in area of mirror triangle at front doors as of 120 km/h (75 MPH). Possible noise due to minimal thickness of sealing rail. Replace sealing railing and adjust side windows.

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November 14, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

EASY-Pack liftgate does not fully open

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November 14, 2019 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Update sound system control unit software

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