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2011 Volvo XC70 recall R229

Volvo Recall R229: Supplemental Restraint System

2011 Volvo XC70

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.

Air Bags — Frontal

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.
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.
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Date Announced
OCT 13, 2010
Vehicles Affected
9,746
Volvo Recall #
R229
NHTSA Campaign #
10V489000
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