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Mercedes warns owners of fire risk it can’t fix

By Reuters
05 January 2022   |   12:13 pm
Mercedes-Benz has informed owners of its luxury cars of a technical defect that could spark a fire, the company said on Tuesday, adding a recall was not possible because parts needed to fix the problem are not available.

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