Five models in total are reported to be affected, including the volume-selling Mercedes C-Class - the UK's ninth most popular auto a year ago - and GLC SUV variants.
Daimler shares fell following a report that up to 1 million Daimler cars contain illegal defeat devices, as Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche prepared to meet the transport minister on Monday.
The Mercedes-Benz star is displayed on the front of a Mercedes-Benz vehicle at the annual news conference of German auto giant Daimler AG in Stuttgart, southwestern Germany, on February 1, 2018.
Daimler said it would refit the software but denied any wrongdoing.
The company had earlier said that it contested the legal basis for the finding that the Vito's engine controls were disallowed.
German newspaper Bild am Sonntag reported Sunday that German transportation officials may have found up to five illegal emissions control devices on the vehicles, according to Reuters.
Recent weeks have seen Germany´s KBA vehicle licensing authority hit Volkswagen subsidiaries Audi and Porsche with mass recall orders over their engine control software, as well as a smaller batch of cars from rival BMW.
The Mercdes GLC is among the affected models
In January 2017, USA regulators ordered a stop-sale of several Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' diesel-powered models, including its Jeep Grand Cherokee, after regulators said it emitted more nitrogen oxide than allowed by law.
Similar to Volkswagen's dieselgate scandal, it means these cars produce increased emission of harmful nitrogen oxides in the hands of customers compared to when they're tested for type approval by regulators.
The company is reportedly confident it can bring the vehicles back into compliance via software update.
"We are cooperating to a full extent and transparently with the KBA and the federal transport ministry."
In a separate statement, Daimler confirmed the recall and said the question over the legality of the software would still need to be clarified.
Ellinghorst estimated the cost to Daimler to be less than 100 million euros.
Canada is the U.S.'s largest trading partner, and the USA economy would struggle to make up for Canada's absence, Heyman noted. Kudlow explained on CNN that the administration was lashing out at Trudeau to show Kim that Trump was not weak.
He also said he agreed with Trump on the need for a meeting between the leaders of Russian Federation and the United States. Reps not to endorse the Communique as we look at Tariffs on automobiles flooding the U.S.
He's just an unbelievable horse. "I was going to bring four (horses) but I didn't want to buck those odds of, like past year ". He pricked his ears at the sound of the shutter clicks and when Baffert led him closer, he playfully bit at one camera.
Referring to border fencing, the COAS said that this is an obstacle for checking terrorism and not between people of both sides. At least six people were killed and 30 wounded, he said, but that could not be immediately confirmed.
The parents, Fred and Cindy Warmbier, are suing North Korea alleging that the country violated worldwide law by killing their son. You can see that the country has great beaches "whenever they're exploding their cannons into the ocean", said Trump.
Lopetegui is a big fan of De Gea and will likely start the 27-year-old in all of Spain's games in Russian Federation this summer. A club statement said: " Real Madrid CF announces that Julen Lopetegui will coach the first team for the next three seasons".
Austria 0 Brazil 3: Jesus, Neymar, Coutinho on target
The Brazilian squad will hold a public training on June 12. "The match (against Austria ) and the performance will decide that". Tite's men will open their World Cup campaign against Switzerland on June 17 before taking on Costa Rica and Serbia.
Six things we learned from historic US-North Korea summit
But Trump's joint statement falls short even when compared with smaller, piecemeal agreements made before the 1994 accord. Trump said the video was meant to illustrate the bright future that might be ahead, if Kim agrees to denuclearize.
Justify Captures Triple Crown With Belmont Stakes Win
"He knows when he sees me it's time to do something serious, you know?" "This means everything to Glennwood", said John Gunther. When fans roared at him in appreciation on the way back to the winner's circle, Smith calmly point to Justify .
Court allows AT&T purchase of Time Warner
Shares of AT&T fell about 1.3 per cent in after-hours trade following the decision, while Time Warner rose more than 5 per cent. Outside of court, however, critics of the lawsuit pointed to Trump's frequent criticism of CNN, which is owned by Time Warner.
Metro Exodus surfaces with new gameplay trailer
It is being developed by 4A Games who have previously worked on Metro 2033 , Metro Last Light and now Metro Exodus . Metro Exodus is heading to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 sometime in 2019.
Arron Banks quits commitee to go for lunch
Wigmore told the committee he first met with the Russians in his role as a diplomat for the South American country of Belize. He added: "I have no business in Russian Federation , I have done no business deals in Russian Federation ".
Virginia's 2018 Midterm Primary is Tuesday
To find out how to register to vote or to check your registration status, visit the Virginia Department of Elections website . Minnesota is the only state in the country where more Democrat held seats are competitive (3) than Republican held seats (2).
Irish women bare all in record-breaking skinny dip
A total of 2,505 women took the plunge by stripping off and entering the 12 degrees Celsius waters at Meaghermore beach in Co. Organiser Dee Featherstone, who led Saturday's charge into the Irish Sea, said the numbers exceeded her wildest dreams.
Controversy over Prince George with toy gun
George, who's known to have an interest in police, was also pictured playing with what looked like a toy knife and handcuffs. My American side here, biased maybe because of everyday #gunviolence in U.S. , but my British side agrees.