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2011 Volvo XC60

3 Recalls & Safety Reports

Recall List for the 2011 Volvo XC60

Official recall notices have been issued for the 2011 Volvo XC60 by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions. It's important to note that most recalls won't cost you anything to get fixed, so if your car is affected you should call an authorized Volvo service shop immediately!

  1. 2011 Volvo XC60 SEATS NHTSA Campaign #10V591000

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 22, 2010
    • Vehicles Affected: 7,420

    Summary: Volvo is recalling certain passenger vehicles equipped with power front passenger seats. The front seat rail's detection system was manufactured incorrectly and may permit the passenger to forward the seat beyond the intended maximum.

    Consequence: Positioning of the seat beyond the intended maximum can cause increased risk of injury to the passenger in the event of a crash.

    Actions: Dealers will inspect the front power seat stops for both front seats for the presence of an "end stop" and repair the vehicles as necessary free of charge. The safety recall began on December 23, 2010. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552 or at customercare@volvoforlife.com. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V591000 »

  2. 2011 Volvo XC60 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING NHTSA Campaign #10V579000

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 17, 2010
    • Vehicles Affected: 6,046

    Summary: Volvo is recalling certain model year 2011, S80, S60, XC70 and XC60 vehicles. The software calibration for the fuel cut-off functionality in the engine control module (ECM) is too sensitive.

    Consequence: Sudden engine stall could occur increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Dealers will update the ECM and tcm with new software free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or before December 10, 2010. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552 or at customercare@volvoforlife.com. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V579000 »

  3. 2011 Volvo XC60 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL NHTSA Campaign #10V489000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 13, 2010
    • Vehicles Affected: 9,746

    Summary: Volvo is recalling certain model year 2010-2011 S80, XC70, model year 2011 XC60 and model year 2010 V70 vehicles. There may be an intermittent fault in the driver's airbag clockspring wiring connector for the supplemental restraint system.

    Consequence: In the event of a crash, the driver's frontal airbag may not deploy as intended or at all, and therefore will not be able to properly protect the driver, increasing the risk of injuries.

    Actions: Dealers will install a metal shim in the driver's air bag clockspring wiring connector. This service will be performed free of charge. The safety recall began on October 20, 2010. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V489000 »

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