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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SR17-80 – Ground Cable Installation may cause Relay Failure – 2016-2017 Volvo 9700

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V173000
Manufacturer Volvo Bus Corporation
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 70

 

Ground Cable Installation may cause Relay Failure

An unexpected engine shutdown increases the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Volvo Bus Corporation (Volvo Bus) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Volvo 9700 transit buses equipped with the I-Start feature.

These vehicles have a ground cable that may have been improperly installed, resulting in inadequate electrical contact.

The poor contact may cause the power feed relay to fail and the engine to stall.

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