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Recall: No. 4 of 30
Recall Ref: R/2013/046
Exact Model: C30, S40 and V50
Description: LOSS OF DRIVE
VIN: 550114 to 565675, 635615 to 651965, 246534 to 266198
Build Date: 26-04-11 to 28-05-12
Numbers: 827
Defect: It is possible that the right hand driveshaft may not have been manufactured to the correct specification. This can ultimately, result in the failure of the drive shaft. This will be identified to the driver by noise and the loss of drive.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles and replace the right hand driveshaft.
Launch Date: 08 April 2013
Recall: No. 5 of 30
Recall Ref: R/2011/019
Exact Model: C30, S40 and V50
Description: FIRE MAY OCCUR
VIN: C30 000073 to 010313, V50 270042 to 313561, S40 250037 to 296638
Build Date:
Numbers: 2398
Defect: Volvo quality follow-up procedures have identified an issue on a number of model year 2007 C30, S40 and V50s relating to the engine cooling fan control module. Under certain operating conditions water intrusion could occur into the control module causing
Action: To install a water shield and a cable harness with relay in order to control the engine cooling fan module power supply.
Launch Date: 18 February 2011
Recall: No. 6 of 30
Recall Ref: R/2008/116
Exact Model: C30, S40 and V50
VIN: 048135 to 125372 to WV1ZZZ7HZ8H149179
Build Date:
Numbers: 4037
Defect: Accelerator pedal may be prevented from returning to its rest position by the floor mat.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to replace the floor mat with a shorter version.
Launch Date: 22 July 2008

Manufacturer contact details:
Volvo Car UK Ltd
Scandinavia House, Norreys Drive, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 4FL
01628 422200


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