Volvo “Engine may run on” Recall – XC60 V70 XC70 S80

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Engine may run on

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

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: 067517 to 165536; 087016 to 132885; 052002 to 092997; 050022 to 127444

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected:

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 4787

Recall defect descripton: It is possible, in certain circumstances, for the engine oil level to rise above the maximum level. This situation could lead to engine speed being maintained or possibly increased after the throttle pedal is released. In extreme cases the engine could continue to run after it has been switched off.

Volvo Recall action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to adjust the engine oil level and carry out a software upgrade.

Volvo Recall launch date: 14/01/2011

Recall Reference: R/2011/002