Volvo “Driver airbag module may not deploy as intended” Recall – V40 V40CC V60 V60CC XC60 XC70

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Driver airbag module may not deploy as intended

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo V40, V40CC, V60, V60CC, XC60, XC70

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model:

  • V40 – YV1MV21L1H2360678 to YV1MV74L1H2362795
  • V60CC – YV1FZA5C6H1023539 to YV1FZA5C6H1023593
  • V60 – YV1FW41L0H1330922 to YV1FW41L1H1331567
  • XC70 – YV1BZ81C6G1273009 to YV1BZ81C6G1273950
  • V40 CC – YV1MZ74L1H2115161 to YV1MZ74L1H2115571
  • XC60 – YV1DZA5C6H2002858 to YV1DZA8CDH2006260

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected: 26/04/2016 to 16/05/2016

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 123

Recall defect descripton: Due to a potential manufacturing defect, the gas generator in the driver airbag module may not deploy as intended. This may reduce the affectivities of the airbag.

Volvo Recall action: On affected vehicles replace the driver air bag module.

Volvo Recall launch date: 01/06/2016

Recall Reference: R/2016/117