Volvo “Fire may occur” Recall – C30 S40 V50

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Fire may occur

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo C30, S40, V50

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: 000073 to 010313; 270042 to 313561; 250037 to 296638

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected:

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 2398

Recall defect descripton: Volvo quality follow-up procedures have identified an issue on a number of model year 2007 C30, S40 and V50s relating to the engine cooling fan control module. Under certain operating conditions water intrusion could occur into the control module causing a short circuit which, in very rare instances, could result in a fire in the engine compartment.

Volvo Recall action: To install a water shield and a cable harness with relay in order to control the engine cooling fan module power supply.

Volvo Recall launch date: 18/02/2011

Recall Reference: R/2011/019