SR17-82 – Accelerator Pedal May Not React – 2017-2018 Prevost 9700

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V568
Manufacturer Volvo Bus Corporation
Components VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
Potential Number of Units Affected 33

 

Accelerator Pedal May Not React

If the vehicle does not accelerate when commanded, there would be an increased risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volvo Bus Corporation (Volvo) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Prevost 9700 transit buses. The buses may not react when the accelerator pedal is pushed.

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RVXX1702 – Tie Rod may Loosen – 2016 Volvo VNL & VNM

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V536
Manufacturer Volvo Trucks North America
Components STEERING
Potential Number of Units Affected 470

 

Tie Rod may Loosen

If the tie rod loosens, it may disconnect from the steering knuckle, causing a complete loss of steering, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo) is recalling certain 2016 Volvo VNL and VNM trucks equipped with certain Dana Spicer D-Series and E-Series steer axles. The castellated nut on the steer axles may not be properly torqued, allowing the tie rod to loosen.

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Recall R89716: Replace 3rd Row Passengers Side Seatbelt Retractor Model Year 2017, Model XC90 with 7 Seats

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V370
Manufacturer Volvo Car USA LLC
Components SEAT BELTS
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,305

 

Seatbelt Component may Detach and Enter the Cabin

Although, the seat belt will operate as intended in the event of a crash, if the MGG detaches, it may be a projectile within the vehicle cabin, increasing the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2017 XC90 vehicles.

The Micro Gas Generator (MGG), a subcomponent part used within the right hand side seat belt retractor for the third row seats, may detach after the seatbelt retractor pretensioner is deployed.

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RVXX1701, Pusher and Tag Axle Ratings on Certification Label – 2015-2017 Volvo VHD Trucks

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V258
Manufacturer Volvo Trucks North America
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 65

 

Incorrect GAWR on Certification Label/Part 567

If the GAWR information is incorrect, the operator may overload the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo) is recalling certain 2015-2017 VHD trucks.

The Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR) for the pusher or tag axle may be incorrect on the certification label.

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, “Certification.”

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VVT solenoid, Cleaning – 2001-2006 Volvo

S60/S80/C70/V70 (01-)/V70XC (01-)/XC70/XC90 2002-

Section Group No. Year Month
2 21 0051 04 02

 

Vehicles involved: Gasoline engines 2002- with Bosch engine management systems.

 

VVT solenoid, cleaning

 

Background

This service bulletin describes a possible reason for one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Diagnostic trouble codes 640A, 641A, 643A, 644A, 640F, 641F
  • Engines appears to lack acceleration power
  • Knocking and rattling from engine

These symptoms may be caused by sticking of the VVT solenoid plunger due to impurities (metal filings ) left by the manufacturing process. If these symptoms are present, the VVT solenoid must be inspected and cleaned as described below. This procedure does not apply to cars equipped with Denso engine management systems, engine code 61 and 64.

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