Cars Accidents Lawyers - That exclusive club is now accessible to you!
  

Volvo S60 Recalls

Volvo Recalls/Volvo S60 Recall

Recalls Date: December 2006

(Car Accident Advice : Car Recalls)   
Volvo S60 Recalls : Car Recalls : Volvo Recalls : Volvo S60 Recall

Notices get lost in the mail or discarded as junk mail.  Even after these attempts to notify customers, only 72% of owners affected by safety issue Volvo Recalls have the recall work completed. 

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) regularly announces vehicle safety car recalls in an effort to inform and urge owners to get problems repaired quickly.  


Car Accident Advice often obtains recall notices before dealers and owners.  The NHTSA recommends that you wait for the mailed bulletin to arrive before requesting the work to be done.    However, you can ask your Volvo dealer when the next recall update notice is expected at their shop.

For the most current information about Volvo S60 Recalls contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Auto Safety Hotline:   1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236)

In the United States, safety car recalls like safety Volvo S60 Recalls, must be performed at no charge to the customer.  Car manufacturers are required by law to mail notices of car recalls to owners and dealers.


Car Recalls : Volvo Recalls : Volvo S60 Recall : Volvo S60 Recalls
 
If you drive, you need the
"Car Accident Settlement Workbook"
ebookcover
This book could be worth thousands and more to your settlement!


 
Make / Models :         Model/Build Years:    
Volvo S60                      2001 - 2002
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 06V441
Manufacture Dates:  June 2000 - August 2002
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 170,099 
Volvo S60

Summary
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, A COMBINATION OF THROTTLE POSITIONING SENSOR IRREGULARITIES, A DIRTY THROTTLE HOUSING, AND/OR INEFFICIENT SOFTWARE CALIBRATION MAY CAUSE A WARNING LAMP TO LIGHT AND THE SUBSEQUENT ONSET OF LIMP HOME MODES. THIS RESULTED IN A HIGH NUMBER OF VEHICLES GOING INTO THE LIMP HOME MODE WITHOUT NEED.

Remedy:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL THE CURRENT SOFTWARE UPGRADE ONTO THE INVOLVED VEHICLES. THE RECALL BEGAN ON DECEMBER 29, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLVO AT 1-800-458-1552.

Notes: VOLVO RECALL NO. R155
Customers may contact contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov.

Car Recalls : Volvo Recalls : Volvo S60 Recalls
Note: Car Accident Advice Advice strives to maintain recall information for selected Makes and Models by posting information provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in the United States.  No responsibility is assumed by Car-Accident-Advice.com for errors or omissions in this report.  Car-Accident-Advice.com expressly disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including that of any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for any reason.
For more detail regarding your specific vehicle, contact your dealer, the NHTSA website http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov, Auto Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236, or your local government recall office.

Leave the Lemons on the Lot

AUTOCHECK Vehicle History Reports
AUTOCHECK® that pre-owned vehicle

before you buy

Order an AutoCheck® Vehicle History Report  ... Don't get taken for a drive. Protect yourself from buying used cars with costly hidden troubles. Start your search now. Enter your VIN below...
Click Here for Details
AUTOCHECK - Start Your Free Search Now!

ebookcoverEverything you need to know both before and after a motor vehicle accident can be found in the "Car Accident Settlement Workbook".

Coming in November! Early sign-up, now!


Submit Your Car Accident Pictures & Stories
Car Accident Statistics | Settlement Toolkit   
More Volvo S60 Recalls | Car Accident Articles
Site Map 1 2 3   | Legal Help | Top

Copyright©2007 Car-Accident-Advice.com