Mercedes-Benz M-Class recall
2002 Mercedes-Benz M-Class
27th November, 2011
Some 7,489 Mercedes-Benz M-Class vehicles, manufactured between August
1999 and June 2004, are subject to a recall.
A faulty brake light switch may lead to the cruise control not disengaging when tapping the brake pedal. The cruise
control can still be disengaged via the cruise control lever or by applying the brakes fully. The failure of the
cruise control to disengage may lead to an accident if the driver fails to recognise that the cruise control didn't
Mercedes-Benz Australia will contact relevant owners (where possible). Otherwise owners are advised to contact
their authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer to have the the brake light switch replaced free of charge.