Daimler recalls over 6,000 new Mercedes A-Class hatchbacks

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BERLIN, May 28 (Reuters) - Daimler is recalling more than 6,000 of its new Mercedes-Benz A-Class hatchbacks because of problems with the passenger airbag. The company said on Tuesday that about 6,000 cars in Germany alone are affected, plus an unquantified figure outside its domestic market. The recall is a blow for Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche, given that last year's launch of the new family of compact cars was a major plank in his strategy of reclaiming ...

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