Volvo “Engine may cut out” Recall – S80 V70 XC70 XC60 S60 V60

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Engine may cut out

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo S80, V70, XC70, XC60, S60, V60

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: 135074 to 165252; 001077 to 003217; 000194 to 012895; 094133 to 102176; 134112 to 141219; 167118 to 183187

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected:

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 64

Recall defect descripton: When driving at low speeds a fault within the software calibration of the engine and transmission control modules may lead to a drop in the engine idle speed when braking or releasing the accelerator. In extreme cases, this may result in the engine cutting out without warning.

Volvo Recall action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to upgrade the engine/transmission software.

Volvo Recall launch date: 26/11/2010

Recall Reference: R/2010/215