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Volvo recalls S60, S60I, V60, S60CC and V60CC vehicles

The doors may not close securely

Volvo Car of USA is recalling 144,937 model year 2011-2017 S60, S60I, V60, S60CC and V60CC vehicles.

A component within the door latches may break, making the doors difficult to latch and/or leading the driver or a passenger to believe a door is securely closed when, in fact, it is not.

A door that is not latched securely could open while the vehicle is in motion, increasing the risk of injury to an occupant.

What to do

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will replace all four door latches free of charge.

The recall was expected to begin January 4, 2020.

Owners may contact Volvo customer service at (800) 458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89978.

Volvo Car of USA is recalling 144,937 model year 2011-2017 S60, S60I, V60, S60CC and V60CC vehicles.A component within the door latches may break, maki...

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Volvo recalls model year 2019 S60s

The vehicle may experience a sudden changing in handling

Volvo Car USA is recalling 8,266 model year 2019 S60s.

The rear suspension toe link flange lock nuts may not have been properly tightened, possibly resulting in a sudden change in vehicle handling.

A sudden change in vehicle handling can increase the risk of a crash.

What to do

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear toe link flange bolts and lock nuts, replacing them if necessary, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin June 21, 2019.

Owner's my contact Volvo Customer Service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R19938.


Volvo Car USA is recalling 8,266 model year 2019 S60s.The rear suspension toe link flange lock nuts may not have been properly tightened, possibly resu...

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Volvo recalls model year 2016 XC90s

The engine coolant bleeder hose may crack, resulting in a coolant leak

Volvo Cars of N.A., is recalling 34,006 model year 2016 XC90s.

Exposure to heat and humidity may cause the engine coolant bleeder hose to crack, resulting in a coolant leak.

If the coolant leak goes unnoticed, coolant may accumulate in the catalytic converter heat shield insulation and catch fire when the vehicle is stationary, increasing the risk of injury.

What to do

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine side coolant bleeder hose free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin June 14, 2019.

Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R29936.


Volvo Cars of N.A., is recalling 34,006 model year 2016 XC90s.Exposure to heat and humidity may cause the engine coolant bleeder hose to crack, resulti...

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Model year 2018-2019 Volvo XC60s and S90s recalled

The driver and passenger front seat rail rear flange nuts may be missing

Volvo Car USA is recalling 2,297 model year 2018-2019 XC60s and S90s.

The driver and passenger front seat rail rear flange nuts may not have been installed during assembly.

If the nuts are missing the front seat structure and position may be affected in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

What to do

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front seat rails for missing flange nuts, installing them as necessary free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin May 17, 2019.

Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R19931.

Volvo Car USA is recalling 2,297 model year 2018-2019 XC60s and S90s.The driver and passenger front seat rail rear flange nuts may not have been instal...

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Volkswagen recalls model year 2019 Beetles and Beetle Convertibles

The instrument cluster may not provide a visual warning when the brake system fails

Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 4,064 model year 2019 Beetles and Beetle Convertibles. The instrument cluster may not provide a visual warning when a brake system failure is detected.

If the driver is not alerted when there is a problem with brakes, he may lose control of the vehicle while attempting to brake, increasing the risk of crash.

What to do

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument cluster software free of charge.

The recall began March 7, 2019.

Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 90L8.

Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 4,064 model year 2019 Beetles and Beetle Convertibles. The instrument cluster may not provide a visual warning whe...

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Volvo recalls model year 2018-2019 Volvo XC60s

The tailgate lifting arms may freeze

Volvo Car USA is recalling 45,990 model year 2018-2019 Volvo XC60s.

Under certain conditions and cold temperatures, the tailgate lifting arms may freeze which may cause them to separate from the vehicle.

If the tailgate lifting arms separate, they could project rearward with significant force, increasing the risk of injury.

What to do

Volvo has notified owners, and dealers will replace the tailgate lift arms with an improved design free of charge.

An interim notification was mailed on January 31, 2019 to notify owners of the issue. A second letter will be sent once remedy parts are available.

Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89910.

Volvo Car USA is recalling 45,990 model year 2018-2019 Volvo XC60s.Under certain conditions and cold temperatures, the tailgate lifting arms may freeze...

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Volvo recalls model year 2017-2019 vehicles with GPS issue

The GPS may not provide location information to emergency personnel

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.

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.T...

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Volvo recalls model year 2019 XC40s

The brake pedals may not have been riveted correctly

Volvo Car USA is recalling 71 model year 2019 Volvo XC40s.

The brake pedals may not have been riveted correctly, allowing the pedal to move out of position, possibly reducing braking performance.

Reduced braking performance can increase the risk of a crash.

What to do

Volvo has notified owners advising them to stop driving their vehicles. Cars will be inspected on-site or towed to dealers and the brake pedals will be replaced as necessary, free of charge.

Volvo began contacting their owners on August 23, 2018.

Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R59899.

Volvo Car USA is recalling 71 model year 2019 Volvo XC40s.The brake pedals may not have been riveted correctly, allowing the pedal to move out of posit...

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Volvo recalls model year 2019 Volvo XC40s

The rear seat back lock strikers may be missing

Volvo Cars USA is recalling 25 model year 2019 Volvo XC40s.

The rear seats may not have rear seat back lock strikers, allowing the seat back to move forward during certain hard braking conditions or a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

What to do

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles and install the seat back lock strikers if they are missing, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin October 15, 2018.

Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89898.

Volvo Cars USA is recalling 25 model year 2019 Volvo XC40s.The rear seats may not have rear seat back lock strikers, allowing the seat back to move for...

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Model year 2015-2018 Volkswagen Golfs and Golf Sportwagens recalled

The key may be removed from the ignition while the vehicle shift lever is not in "Park"

Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 33,168 model year 2015-2018 Volkswagen Golfs and Golf Sportwagens.

The build of silicate on the shift lever micro switch contacts may enable the key to be removed from the ignition while the vehicle shift lever is not in "Park."

Removing the key while the shift lever is in a position other than "Park" increases the risk of an unintended vehicle rollaway that may result in personal injury or a crash.

What to do

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install an additional switch and circuit board, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin September 8, 2018.

Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 37L5.

Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 33,168 model year 2015-2018 Volkswagen Golfs and Golf Sportwagens.The build of silicate on the shift lever mic...

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Volvo recalls vehicles with seat belt buckle issue

The front passenger seat belt buckle may separate from the seat belt bracket

Volvo Car USA is recalling 74,027 model year 2016-2017 XC90, S90, XC60, V60 Cross Country, V60, S60 Cross Country, S60, and S60 Inscription vehicles manufactured February 16, 2015, to August 22, 2016.

The front passenger seat belt buckle attaching stud may loosen, allowing the buckle to separate from the seat belt bracket. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages" and number 209, "Seat Belt Assemblies."

If the seat belt buckle separates from the bracket, the front seat passenger may not be restrained adequately in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

What to do

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front passenger seat belt buckle stud, replacing the seat belt buckle as needed, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 12, 2016.

Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89708.

Volvo Car USA is recalling 74,027 model year 2016-2017 XC90, S90, XC60, V60 Cross Country, V60, S60 Cross Country, S60, and S60 Inscription vehicles manufa...

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Model year 2016-2017 Volvo XC90s and S90s recalled

The drain hose for the air conditioning may leak into the passenger compartment

Volvo Cars of North America is recalling 43,766 model year 2016-2017 Volvo XC90s and S90s manufactured April 15, 2015 through September 19, 2016.

The drain hose for the air conditioning may leak into the passenger compartment due to a drain hose installation error during manufacturing.

Significant water drainage into the passenger compartment may adversely affect air bag deployment in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

What to do

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the air conditioning drain hose for proper installation, replacing the hose as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on November 14, 2016.

Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this campaign is R89707.

Volvo Cars of North America is recalling 43,766 model year 2016-2017 Volvo XC90s and S90s manufactured April 15, 2015 through September 19, 2016.The dr...