Volvo “Possibility of loss of drive” Recall – V70 S80 XC60 XC70

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Possibility of loss of drive

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo V70, S80, XC60, XC70

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: 028508 to 127483; 106231 to 132907; 065139 to 093003; 106436 to 165545

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected: 01/01/2009 to 31/12/2010

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 9936

Recall defect descripton: The auxiliary drive belt tensioner may fail. If the tensioner fails it would cause a loss of power steering assistance and possible loss of drive.

Volvo Recall action: Replace the auxiliary drive belt tensioner.

Volvo Recall launch date: 03/10/2011

Recall Reference: R/2011/135