Illustrative photo | source Volvo
Published on 13. 02. 2021
Two brake booster nuts are not tightened with the correct torque.
This could over time reduce brake performance, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Volvo XC40 vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 31 October 2019 and 19 June 2020.
Volvo recall code: R10070
Affected models: XC40
Vehicle numbers: 745
Source: Rapex Alert 6/2021 A12/00166/21
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Volvo dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
Check the vehicle's history
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.