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Which Volvo models are being recalled in 2019?

11 recalls for 15 Volvo models in 2019


In 2019, Volvo announced 11 recalls involving 15 models through the EU Rapex system. The Volvo XC60 had the most recalls (6).


We’ve sorted all 2019 recalls according to the model into a table below.

The vast majority of Volvo recalls in 2019 concerned the engine problems. In March, the Nordic carmaker issued a recall because of possible cracks in the fuel hose that could cause fuel leakage into the engine compartment. In July, due to the faulty EGR cooling circuit which may not be robust enough, and at the end of the year, due to the rising temperature of the intake air, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.



Most of the Volvo models were also affected by a software problem in the emergency call communication module, which was published via Rapex in February. With the most recalled SUV XC60, the tailgate lifting arms could become loose. The possible missing screw connection on the front seat rails can be found not only with the XC60 but also with the S90 model. With the XC90, a defective ventilation hose may cause leakage of a coolant liquid.

We’ve written about some problems in more detail in separate articles.


Volvo recalls in 2019 by model

Volvo V40

MonthIssueProductionSource
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2012 – 2018link
X.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2012 – 2019link
All V40´s Recalls

Volvo V40 Cross Country

MonthIssueProductionSource
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2014 – 2018link
X.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2012 – 2019link
All V40CC´s Recalls

Volvo S60

MonthIssueProductionSource
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2012 – 2018link
X.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2012 – 2019link
All S60´s Recalls

Volvo S60 Cross Country

MonthIssueProductionSource
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2015 – 2018link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2013 – 2017link
All S60CC´s Recalls

Volvo V60

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.A software problem in the communication module of the emergency call system.3/2016 – 9/2018link
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2012 – 2018link
X.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2012 – 2019link
XII.The wheelbase is out of specification.12/2018 – 4/2019link
All V60´s Recalls

Volvo V60 Cross Country

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.A software problem in the communication module of the emergency call system.3/2016 – 9/2018link
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2014 – 2018link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2013 – 2017link
All V60CC´s Recalls

Volvo V70

MonthIssueProductionSource
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2012 – 2016link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2013 – 2017link
All V70´s Recalls

Volvo S80

MonthIssueProductionSource
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2012 – 2016link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2013 – 2016link
All S80´s Recalls

Volvo S90

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.A software problem in the communication module of the emergency call system.3/2016 – 9/2018link
VI.Possible missing screw connection on the front seat rails.2017 – 2018link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2016 – 2018link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2015 – 2019link
All S90´s Recalls

Volvo V90

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.A software problem in the communication module of the emergency call system.3/2016 – 9/2018link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2016 – 2018link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2015 – 2019link
All V90´s Recalls

Volvo V90 Cross Country

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.A software problem in the communication module of the emergency call system.3/2016 – 9/2018link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2016 – 2018link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2015 – 2019link
All V90CC´s Recalls

Volvo XC40

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.A software problem in the communication module of the emergency call system.3/2016 – 9/2018link
All XC40´s Recalls

Volvo XC60

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.A software problem in the communication module of the emergency call system.3/2016 – 9/2018link
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
IV.The tailgate lifting arms could freeze and consequently become loose.1/2017 – 10/2018link
VI.Possible missing screw connection on the front seat rails.2017 – 2018link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2012 – 2018link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2013 – 2017link
All XC60´s Recalls

Volvo XC70

MonthIssueProductionSource
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2012 – 2016link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2013 – 2017link
All XC70´s Recalls

Volvo XC90

MonthIssueProductionSource
II.A software problem in the communication module of the emergency call system.3/2016 – 9/2018link
III.Cracks in the fuel hose may cause fuel to leak into the engine compartment.4/2014 – 5/2016link
VII.A defective ventilation hose may cause leakage of coolant liquid.8/2014 – 4/2016link
VII.The EGR cooling circuit may not be robust enough.2015 – 2017link
XII.The temperature of the intake air could rise, causing the engine intake manifold to melt and deform.2015 – 2019link
All XC90´s Recalls

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