Year: 2015 Make: SMART Model: fortwo

Number of OPEN Recalls 1


NHTSA Recall Number:  15V192000
Recall Date:  31 March 2015

SUMMARY
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Smart Fortwo Coupes and Convertibles, and 2014 Fortwo Coupe Electric and Fortwo Convertible Electric vehicles. The affected vehicles have steering gear mounting bolts which may break during vehicle operation.

CONSEQUENCE
If the steering gear mounting bolts break, vehicle handling could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.

REMEDY
If the steering gear mounting bolts break, vehicle handling could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.

MANUFACTURER 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.