2017 Smart Fortwo Cabriolet Recalls

  1. Recall Description

    Mercedes-Benz USA LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2017 smart fortwo and smart fortwo Cabriolet vehicles. Casting imperfections may result in the failure of the left front axle steering knuckle.

    Possible Effects

    Failure of the left front axle steering knuckle could affect vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.


    MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the left front axle steering knuckle, replacing any from the affected batch, free of charge. The recall October 13, 2017. Owners may contact smart customer service at 1-877-496-3691.


    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to

    Recall Manufacture Dates

    2017-03-27 - 2017-06-06

    Vehicles Affected