Volvo “Loss of power steering fluid” Recall – S80 V70 V60 S60

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Loss of power steering fluid

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo S80, V70 V60, S60

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: 143002 to 147472; 191001 to 205375; 020180 to 045044; 009048 to 024300

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected:

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 213

Recall defect descripton: It is possible that the upper power steering return line may become detached, which will result in the loss of power steering fluid. This will result in fluid leaking onto the road surface, leaking into the engine bay and the driver experiencing heavy steering.

Volvo Recall action: Recall the affected vehicles for the replacement of the power steering return line.

Volvo Recall launch date: 20/07/2011

Recall Reference: R/2011/094