Volvo “Sips system may not deploy when required” Recall – XC90

by: Alexandra M.

Volvo Recall Description: Sips system may not deploy when required

Volvo models affected by this Recall: Volvo XC90

Recall chassis numbers (VIN) by Volvo Model: YV1LCA2BCG1000491 to YV1LFA4BCG1008263

Build Date of Volvo cars Affected: 27/01/2015 to 20/05/2015

Recall total number of Volvo Cars: 301

Recall defect descripton: It has been identified that the wiring harness for the Side Impact Protection System airbag (SIPS) on the drivers and passengers front seats may have been routed incorrectly. This could result in the wiring harness becoming damaged which will illuminate the Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) light on the instrument panel. If the SRS light is illuminated then additional care should be taken when driving the vehicle as SRS functions may be affected.

Volvo Recall action: Recall all affected vehicles to check the routing of the wiring harness and if required, reroute it and repair any damage.

Volvo Recall launch date: 03/06/2015

Recall Reference: R/2015/111