2016 Volvo XC90 recalls

2016 Volvo XC90

5 Recalls & Safety Reports

Recall List for the 2016 Volvo XC90

Official recalls have been issued for the 2016 Volvo XC90 by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Volvo service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Volvo customer service.

  1. 2016 Volvo XC90 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY NHTSA Campaign #16V798000

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 02, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 74,027

    Summary: Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 XC90, S90, XC60, V60 Cross Country, V60, S60 Cross Country, S60, and S60 Inscription vehicles manufactured February 16, 2015, to August 22, 2016. On the affected vehicles, the front passenger seat belt buckle attaching stud may loosen, allowing the buckle to separate from the seat belt bracket. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 210, "Seat Belt Assembly Anchorages" and number 209, "Seat Belt Assemblies."

    Consequence: If the seat belt buckle separates from the bracket, the front seat passenger may not be adequately restrained in the event of a crash, increasing their risk of injury in the event of a crash.

    Actions: Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front passenger seat belt buckle stud, replacing the seat belt buckle as needed, free of charge. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89708. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V798000 »

  2. 2016 Volvo XC90 AIR BAGS, EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER, AIR BAGS, EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER NHTSA Campaign #16V690000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 43,766

    Summary: Volvo Cars of North America, LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Volvo XC90 and S90 vehicles manufactured April 15, 2015 through September 19, 2016. In the affected vehicles, the drain hose for the air conditioning may leak into the passenger compartment due to a drain hose installation error during manufacturing.

    Consequence: Significant water drainage into the passenger compartment may adversely affect air bag deployment in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

    Actions: Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the air conditioning drain hose for proper installation, replacing the hose as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on November the 14, 2016. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this campaign is R89707. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V690000 »

  3. 2016 Volvo XC90 VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY NHTSA Campaign #16V268000

    • Date Announced: MAY 04, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 30,214

    Summary: Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2016 XC90 vehicles manufactured January 27, 2015, to April 23, 2016. The sunroofs on the affected vehicles have a switch on the overhead console that may not be adequately recessed to prevent the switch from being unintentionally pressed. When pressed, the sunroof may fully close. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 118, "Power-Operated Window, Partition, and Roof Panel Systems."

    Consequence: If the switch is unintentionally pressed and the sunroof panel closes, there is an increased risk of occupant injury.

    Actions: Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will perform a software upgrade that disables the auto-close function, free of charge. The recall began June 24, 2016. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552 or by visiting Volvo.custhelp.com. Volvo's number for this recall is R89702. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V268000 »

  4. 2016 Volvo XC90 AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW NHTSA Campaign #15V497000

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 06, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 3,911

    Summary: Volvo Cars of N.A., LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2016 Volvo XC90 vehicles manufactured January 27, 2015, to July 10, 2015. The third row seating side curtain air bags may not fully inflate.

    Consequence: Underinflated air bags may not fully protect third row occupants, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

    Actions: Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will modify the D-pillar interior panels to allow full inflation of the third row airbags, free of charge. The recall began on September 21, 2015. Owners may contact Volvo Customer Care at 1-800-458-1552. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V497000 »

  5. 2016 Volvo XC90 AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW NHTSA Campaign #15V342000

    • Date Announced: JUNE 03, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 584

    Summary: Volvo Cars of N.A., LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2016 Volvo XC90 vehicles manufactured January 27, 2015, to May 19, 2015. The affected vehicles have front seats whose wiring harness for the Side Impact Protection System (SIPS) may have been routed incorrectly.

    Consequence: If the wiring harness is routed incorrectly, the wiring may be damaged, disabling the front seat side impact air bag, and increasing the risk of injury to the seat occupant in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front seat side impact air bag.

    Actions: Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the routing of the SIPS wiring, correcting the routing and installing a protective sleeve as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on June 30, 2015. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89571. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V342000 »

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