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Volvo XC60 (2012 – 2018)

Published on 19 July 2019

In certain driving conditions, the EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough. As a result, an unexpected amount of soot may be generated, leading to increased risk of a fire in the engine compartment.

The Volvo XC60 models affected by this recall were manufactured between 2012 – 2018.

Volvo recall code: 29939

Source: Rapex Alert 29/2019 A12/1102/19

Is my car affected?

Type of alert
Production period2012 - 2018
Type/number of modelModel: S80, S60, V70, XC70, S60CC, V60, XC60, V60CC, V40, V40CC, S90, V90, V90CC and XC90; model year: 2014 - 2019;
Country of originSweden
Alert submitted byPortugal
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2019-07-19 08:01:35

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

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.

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