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Mercedes Benz recall in cooperation with Zawawi Trading Company

13/09/2018

PACP launched a recall in cooperation with Zawawi Trading Company for 17 Mercedes-Benz GLE400 4MATIC (2018) cars with VINs WDC1660561B142240-WDC1660561B149176, as well as 2 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLE 43 4M Coupe with VINs WDC2923641A118500-WDC2923641A118631.

 

These cars are recalled due to the brake calibers not meeting the standards and hydrogen may be trapped in the vehicles' hydraulic brake lines and build up pressure as a result, the performance of the rear axle of the brakes may be affected, increasing the braking distance. It is important that the brake EPS system to be activated in the rear axle but due to this defect it might not optimally work which decreases the vehicle stability, the dealer will remove the air from the affected vehicles.  

These recalls confirm PACP efforts in traffic safety, in cooperation with the car dealers, and constant care to conduct continuous reviews of all the available products in the markets of Oman in order to provide the necessary protection for the consumers in all areas, especially traffic,  to protect the life and safety of the consumers.

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 No one imagined that greed and deviousness would reach such a staggering level that thought exist only in movies and investigative drama shows , yet it became a stark reality when some merchants sought to make a profit on the account of health and safety of the young and adults alike utilizing the God-given intellect that they posses into destruction and evil instead of serving public good , the devious plan used ( Back to school ) season by carving holes inside books and hiding chewing tobacco inside in away from the inspectors notice targeting the younger generation with these destructive materials that effect the health , mind and safety of our kids .
 The Judicial officers noticed that consumers come very frequently to a specific shop during one of the inspection tours which raised their suspicions to strengthening the monitoring and follow up on that matter , students were spotted in the shop as well , the Officers expediently intervened to inspect the shop , the inspection did not reveal anything at first , however , the officers noticed a stack of books and decided to inspect it , surprisingly , they found more than 600 pouches of chewing tobacco on its way to be sold and distributed on consumers and students , the officers immediately issued a violation and referred the case to the General Prosecution to deal with the matter as per the Law


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