US NHTSA Recalls: Volvo S60 & Volvo V60 Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Tuesday, December 17, 2019, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, posted a total of 52 (fifty two) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the 52 (fifty two) recalls the NHTSA announced this month comes news of the following:

Volvo Car USA LLCVolvo Car USA LLC (“Volvo”), a division of the Volvo Group of Gothenburg, Sweden and a subsidiary of the Chinese automotive concern Geely Automotive has recalled an estimated 144,937 model year 2011-2017 S60, S60I, V60, S60CC and V60CC vehicles marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

NHTSA Safety Notification 19V849000 reports a component within the door latches may break, making the doors difficult to latch and/or leading the driver or a passenger to believe a door is securely closed when, in fact, it is not. .

According to the NHTSA, a door that is not securely latched could open while the vehicle is in motion, increasing the risk of injury to a vehicle occupant.

Volvo will notify registered owners, and dealers will replace all four door latches, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 4, 2020. Owners may contact Volvo customer service toll-free at 1-800-458-1552 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Volvo’s designation for this recall is R89978.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Volvo Car USA LLC please search for “Volvo” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Volvo S60 brand, please search for “S60” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Volvo V60 brand, please search for “V60” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Crash hazards, please search for “crash” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Injury hazards, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

___________________________________________________________

More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V855000
Recalls Direct RIN: 12416-2019
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

We welcome your feedback:
Want to e-mail or share this recall?
==> Simply use the “Share this” options below.
Is this recall relevant to you? Please let us know!
==> Click on the “Like” button below.
E. & O. E.

___________________________________________________________

%d bloggers like this: