Volvo “Airbag may not deploy as intended.” Recall – S60 XC60 V70 XC70 S80

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Airbag may not deploy as intended.

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo S60, XC60, V70, XC70, S80

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model:

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected:

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 6844

Recall defect descripton: 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 airbag would not deploy as intended if the vehicle is involved in a collision.

Volvo Recall action: Recall all affected vehicles to check and rework the connector.

Volvo Recall launch date: 18/10/2010

Recall Reference: R/2010/165