R89712 – Seat Mounted Air Bag may not Deploy – 2017 Volvo S60 V60 & XC60

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V918
Manufacturer Volvo Car USA LLC
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 377

 

Seat Mounted Air Bag may not Deploy/FMVSS 208/214

If the air bag inflator initiator fails to ignite, the air bag will not deploy, increasing the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2017 S60 and S60 Cross Country, V60 and V60 Cross Country, and XC60 vehicles manufactured August 16, 2016, through October 21, 2016.

The affected vehicles have driver and front passenger seat side mounted side air bags (SAB) with inflator initiators that may fail to ignite during a crash.

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection” and number 214, “Side Impact Protection.”

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RVXX1608 – Electronic Air Dryer – 2013-2017 Volvo VNL & VNM 2017 VNX

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V928
Manufacturer Volvo Trucks North America
Components SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
Potential Number of Units Affected 6,127

 

Brake System Contamination Due to Oil and Water

If the brake system becomes contaminated, braking performance could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2013-2017 VNL and VNM trucks and certain model year 2017 VNX trucks.

In the affected vehicles, incorrect software for controlling the electronic air dryer may result in oil and water contaminating the brake system.

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RVXX1607 – Front Axle Hubs Underrated – 2017 Volvo VHD, VNL, and VNM Trucks

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V927
Manufacturer Volvo Trucks North America
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 16

 

Premature Axle Hub Failure

Overloaded front wheel hubs can result in premature failure of the hubs, bearings, and the related components, which can cause the front hub assembly to separate from the front axle. Because of this, the driver may lose control of the vehicle or parts may be dropped on the road, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo) is recalling certain 2017 Volvo VHD, VNL, and VNM trucks manufactured February 19, 2016, to June 21, 2016.

The affected vehicles were built with front wheel hubs that cannot support the gross axle weight rating of the front axle.

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SR16-86 – Power Feed Relay may Fail and cause Engine Stall – 2008-2017 Volvo Bus 9700

NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V836
Component(s): ELECTRICAL SYSTEM , ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING , POWER TRAIN
Potential Number of Units Affected: 657

Manufacturer: Volvo Bus Corporation

 

SUMMARY:

Volvo Bus Corporation (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2008-2017 9700 buses manufactured January 7, 2008, to August 25, 2016.

The affected vehicles are equipped with a power feed relay for the engine and transmission which may be undersized for the application, causing the relay to fail and the engine to stall.

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