Mercedes-Benz Recalls New E-Class Because It Could Stall If You Sit In The Backseat

Remember Mercedes-Benz’s new self-driving car that isn’t really a self-driving car, and isn’t the best at attempting to drive itself anyway? It just got recalled for the potential to randomly stall the engine. Thanks to a wiring problem, just putting pressure on the rear seats could cut Mercedes’ new E300 off.

2017 Mercedes-Benz E300: Mercedes Made An E-Class Better Than An S-Class

The top-rung Mercedes-Benz S-Class has long been the testbed for the latest technology from the automaker; lately, semi-autonomous tech and all. Now Mercedes is trying something different—putting an array of new tech on the new midsize 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class, which will trickle up instead of down. But when it’s…