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2012 Volvo S80 recall 255

Volvo Recall 255: Transmission Control Module Software

2012 Volvo S80

This may result in decreased engine rpms and possible engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

Power Train — Automatic Transmission — Control Module (PCM/TCM)

Summary
Volvo is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 S80 vehicles. A software error may prevent the transmission from downshifting such as shifting from fifth to fourth gear when coasting.
Actions
Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will upgrade the software to the transmission control module, free of charge. The safety recall began on August 10, 2012. Owners may contact Volvo cars at 1-800-458-1552.
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Date Announced
JUL 06, 2012
Vehicles Affected
1,469
Volvo Recall #
255
NHTSA Campaign #
12V317000
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