Volvo “Fluid may leak into wiring harness which may cause fire” Recall – C30 S40 V50 C70

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Fluid may leak into wiring harness which may cause fire

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo C30, S40, V50, C70

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: 10700 to 118965; 396179 to 572324; 380304 to 547774; 062746 to 208625

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected:

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 53203

Recall defect descripton: A number of Volvo C30,S40,V50 and C70 may experience a problem with washer fluid leaking inside the washer pump unit through the wires into the central control electronic module. This can impact on a number of different features of the vehicle but in the worst case, it may lead to a fire.

Volvo Recall action: The solution is to replace and then modify the wiring harness for the washer fluid pump. In addition to this, the washer pump connector will be inspected for any signs of corrosion and the washer pump will be replaced if necessary

Volvo Recall launch date: 01/12/2011

Recall Reference: R/2011/163