China’s State Dept. of Quality Supervision and Quarantine has banned the import of DaimlerChrysler AG’s Mercedes-Benz MB100 vans because of possible braking defects, say DC and Chinese government officials. The vans are made in South Korea by Ssangyong Motor Co. Ltd. for DC, and the alleged defects were turned up by a Chinese government investigation. The safety agency says braking oil was unable to flow properly to the rear wheels of six MB100 vans it investigated because the exhaust ...

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