Volvo “Fire may occur” Recall – C30 S40 V50 S60 V60 XC60 V70 XC70 S80

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Fire may occur

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo C30, S40, V50, S60, V60, XC60, V70, XC70, S80

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: 610264 to 613753; 232840 to 235277; 004002 to 008807; 167724 to 176772; 102909 to 104407; 186679 to 191177; 014829 to 020761; 539013 to 540508

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected:

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 845

Recall defect descripton: On certain five cylinder engines, it is possible that the high pressure fuel pipes may not have been correctly installed and may leak. This should be identified by a smell of fuel from the engine bay. However, it is possible that in extreme cases an engine bay fire could occur.

Volvo Recall action: Recall all affected vehicles and replace the high pressure pipes.

Volvo Recall launch date: 03/12/2010

Recall Reference: R/2010/224