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Recall: No. 7 of 24
Recall Ref: R/2011/127
Exact Model: C30, S40, V50 and C70
VIN: 379534 to 546376, 49641 to 118520, 62354 to 242340, and 395420 to 627723
Build Date:
Numbers: 18830
Defect: The rod connecting the clutch master cylinder and the clutch pedal may break. It may not be possible to disengage the clutch. In worst cases this may happen suddenly with no warning to the driver. If this happens bring the car to a safe stop using the engine and switch off the ignition.
Action: Replace clutch master cylinder with a new metal push rod in-place of the plastic one.
Launch Date: 07 September 2011
Recall: No. 8 of 24
Recall Ref: R/2011/163
Exact Model: C30, S40, V50 and C70
VIN: 10700 to 118965, 62746 to 208625, 380304 to 547774, 396179 to 572324
Build Date:
Numbers: 53241
Defect: A number of Volvo C30,S40,V50 and C70 may experience a problem with washer fluid leaking inside the washer pump unit through the wires into the central control electronic module. This can impact on a number of different features of the vehicle but in the worst case, it may lead to a fire.
Action: The solution is to replace and then modify the wiring harness for the washer fluid pump. In addition to this, the washer pump connector will be inspected for any signs of corrosion and the washer pump will be replaced if necessary
Launch Date: 01 December 2011
Recall: No. 9 of 24
Recall Ref: R/2008/112
Exact Model: C30, S40, V50, C70
VIN: C30 078818-122732 to C30 078818-122732
Build Date:
Numbers: 3
Defect: It has been established that, the material in the power steering return line hose has not been manufactured to specification.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the hose inspected and replaced as necessary.
Launch Date: 17 July 2008

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


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