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NHTSA — Vehicle Speed Control: Cruise Control Problems


hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
57,500 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

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2001 Volvo V70 Owner Comments

problem #2

Aug 262005

V70 4-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 70,000 miles


Volvo V70 2001 when using cruise control accelerates on its on to excessive speeds and does not respond to either braking or turning off cruise control.

- Bahama, NC, USA

problem #1

Aug 102004


  • Automatic transmission
  • 45,000 miles
During acceleration when cruise control is engaged but not exclusively the vehicle loses power. As a result, consumer has to pull over to the side of the road and restart the vehicle.

- Fairfax, VA, USA

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