Illustrative photo | source Volvo
Published on 14 July 2020
The tensile strength of the steel of the safety belt’s fixing cable may decrease with time.
Consequently, the protective/restraining effect of the safety belts could decrease, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
The Volvo XC60 models affected by this recall were manufactured between 18. 3. 2008 – 22. 4. 2016.
Volvo recall code: R10029
Source: Rapex Alert 28/2020 A12/00990/20
Is my car affected?
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.
How to contact your dealer
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
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. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
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.