Safety Recall RVXX1902 – Sleeper Bunk Window – 2018-2020 Volvo VNL & VNX

March 18, 2019

Sleeper Bunk Window May Detach From the Vehicle

If a window detaches from the vehicle, it may strike another vehicle or pedestrian, increasing the risk of a crash or injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V208

Manufacturer Volvo Trucks North America

Components STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected 11,089

 

Summary

Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo Trucks) is recalling certain 2018-2020 VNL and VNX vehicles configured as 740 and 760 sleeper models. The sleeper bunk window may detach and fall from the vehicle.

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Recall R19931: Front Seat Rail Flange Nuts – 2018-2019 Volvo XC60 & S90

March 20, 2019

Front Seats may Move in a Crash

If the nuts are missing, in the event of a crash, the front seat structure and position may be affected, increasing the risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V220

Manufacturer Volvo Car USA LLC

Components SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 2,297

 

Summary

Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2018-2019 XC60 and S90 vehicles. The driver and passenger front seat rail rear flange nuts may not have been installed during assembly.

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SR19-83 – Fire Extinguisher May Not Discharge – 2015-2018 Volvo 9700 Motorcoaches

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V119
Manufacturer Volvo Bus Corporation
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 316

 

Fire Extinguisher May Not Discharge

If the fire suppression system does not work as intended, it can increase the risk of injury in the event of a fire.

 

Summary

Volvo Bus Corporation (Volvo Bus) is recalling certain 2015-2018 9700 motorcoaches equipped with specific fire suppression systems. The actuator of the fire extinguisher system may not function properly, preventing the fire extinguisher from discharging the fire suppression agent.

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R89910: Tailgate Lift Arms (Drive Units) – 2018-2019 Volvo XC60

January 18, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V046000

Tailgate Lifting Arms may Freeze and Separate

If the tailgate lifting arms separate, the arms could project rearward with significant force, increasing the risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V046

Manufacturer Volvo Car USA LLC

Components STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected 45,990

 

Summary

Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volvo XC60 vehicles. Under certain conditions and cold temperatures, the tailgate lifting arms may freeze which may cause the lifting arms to separate from the vehicle.

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RVXX1901 – Transmission Electronic Control Unit (TECU), Software Update – 2018-2019 Volvo VNL

January 14, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V032000

Vehicle may Move after Clutch Component Fails

Unintended vehicle movement can increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V032

Manufacturer Volvo Trucks North America

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,220

 

Summary

Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volvo VNL vehicles equipped with an automated manual transmission. An internal component in the clutch assembly may fail, possibly resulting in unintended vehicle movement.

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