Volvo Car USA is recalling 17,548 model year 2017-2019 Volvo XC90s, S90s, V60s, V60 Cross Countrys, V90s, XC40s, XC60s and V90 Cross Country vehicles.
The software installed in the Vehicle Connectivity Module (VCM) may have an error causing the Telematics and Driver Support Systems to function improperly.
As a result, the GPS will not provide location information to emergency personnel, inhibiting emergency response in the event of a crash or injury.
What to do
Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will correct the software, free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin January 7, 2019.
Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R39917.