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Recall: No. 4 of 21
Recall Ref: R/2013/140
Exact Model: S60 V60 XC60 V70 XC70 & S80
VIN: 00194 to 15058 (S60), 1068 to 4929(V60), 94101 to 102873 (XC70), 134101 to 141673 (S80), 135123 to 168101 (XC60), 167101 to 186553 (V70)
Build Date:
Numbers: 3134
Defect: The auxiliary drive belt tensioner can suffer from premature wear which may cause it to fail. This can lead to loss of steering power assistance and a slight possibility of loss of drive should the drive belt or tensioner invade the cambelt area.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to replace the auxiliary drive belt and tensioner.
Launch Date: 28 November 2013
Recall: No. 5 of 21
Recall Ref: R/2012/032
Exact Model: S60 & XC60
Description: FUEL MAY LEAK
VIN: 302264 to 308564(XC60), 124055 to 128338(S60)
Build Date: 10 jan 2012 to 03 feb 2012
Numbers: 402
Defect: Some vehicles may have had excessive underbody protection applied which, when drying. could have formed small stalactite shaped formations. These formations may have formed close to the underbody fuel lines and could damage them and cause a fuel leak. Due to the positioning of the fuel lines escaping fuel or fuel vapour could potentially lead to a fire.
Action: Inspect all vehicles and cut any stalactite shaped formations off. If the fuel line is damaged it will be replaced. Only 1% of vehicles are expected to have any damage to the fuel line.
Launch Date: 13 March 2012
Recall: No. 6 of 21
Recall Ref: R/2010/165
Exact Model: S60, XC60, V70, XC70, S80
Build Date:
Numbers: 6844
Defect: It is possible that an electrical short circuit within a connector could result in the illumination of the "Airbag System Service Required" message and Supplemental Restraint System warning lamp on the dashboard. Should this occur, the driver's airbag would not deploy as intended if the vehicle is involved in a collision.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles to check and rework the connector.
Launch Date: 18 October 2010

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


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