R39901 – Risk of Shock or Fire from Charging Cable – 2019 Volvo XC60 Hybrid

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V589
Manufacturer Volvo Car USA LLC
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 35

 

Risk of Shock or Fire from Charging Cable

An electrical shock or a fire can increase the risk of injury or death.

 

Summary

Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2019 Volvo XC60 hybrid electric vehicles, equipped with certain AeroVironment electric vehicle TurboCord and TurboDock/TurboDX charging systems. Capacitors within these charging systems may fail, possibly resulting in a shock hazard or a fire.

 

Remedy

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the charge cord, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 5, 2018. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo’s number for this recall is R39901. Note: Owners are advised not to use the charging cord until it is inspected.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

Check if your Volvo has a Recall


Recall Acknowledgement

September 24, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V589-3948.pdf

Download (PDF, 240KB)


 

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