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Mercedes-Benz M-Class Recalled for Possible Sticking Gas Pedal

Mercedes-Benz is recalling about 8,675 M-Class SUVs from model years 2012 and 2013 due to an all-season floor mat that may not fit properly. In some cases, this could cause the gas pedal to stick and could make the SUV accelerate unintentionally. Mercedes-Benz hasn’t said whether any injuries have been reported. According to documents filed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the problem was identified in a Mercedes-Benz facility by an employee. These floor mats are a ... continue reading»

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2012 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Features Updated Design, New Engines

If you’ve been shopping for a luxury midsize SUV, you might want to wait until this fall, when the redesigned 2012 Mercedes-Benz M-Class is expected to hit dealer lots. The redesigned M-Class shares its platform with the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee, and receives styling tweaks to its interior and exterior design. “Inside, it's the usual smattering of Mercedes-Benz style and technology, though we like how things have been greatly smoothed out versus the current ML,” says Autoblog. “In ... continue reading»

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