Volvo “Fire may occur” Recall – S80

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Fire may occur

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo S80

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: 000001 to 046266

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected:

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 82

Recall defect descripton: The power steering return line may fail and cause a sudden loss of steering assistance (more input will be required by the driver to steer the vehicle), loss of power steering fluid and, although unlikely, there is a potential for a fire to occur.

Volvo Recall action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to replace the fluid reservoir, return hose and cooling coil.

Volvo Recall launch date: 26/07/2011

Recall Reference: R/2011/097