24 Mercedes EQS models have been recalled over fire risks.
The fully electric EQS model recall is due to loose wiring connections, that could cause a fire.
What do I do?
The specific concern about the loose wiring connection is a ground connection. There is a concern about the ground connection on the EQS’ front-left longitudinal member. There is also concern about an improperly secured auxiliary heater connection. If these short circuit, it could cause a vehicle fire. Read more about it here.
The fix is relatively easy. It involves Mercedes technicians inspecting and securing connections as needed.
Because it is a recall, it will be preformed free of charge by your Mercedes dealer.
Mercedes will be alerting their customers by mail around April 29, 2022. If you have questions reach out to Mercedes customer service at 1-800-367-6372.
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