Mercedes-Benz USA – Right Door Cannot be Opened from Outside

Mercedes-Benz USA. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2019 CLA250 and CLA250 4MATIC vehicles. The right side door locks may not have been properly manufactured. As a result, the right-side doors may not be able to be opened from outside of the vehicle.

Affected models:

Report Received Date 20190320
NHTSA ID 19V219000
Consequence Summary In the event of a crash, if the right side doors cannot be opened from the outside, it could increase the risk of injury.
Corrective Action MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the door locks, free of charge. The recall began May 3, 2019. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372. MBUSA's number for this recall is 2019030020.
Recall Code 2019030020
Potentially Affected 5
Fire Risk When Parked No
Do Not Drive No
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What the owner should do?

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