Passenger car S80

Recall published
2011-08-08
Brand
Product title
Passenger car S80, V70, V60, S60
Product description
Passenger car
Risk
The product poses a risk of burns because a connector in the upper power steering return line may disengage resulting in the loss of power steering fluid. If this situation should occur, the driver may notice heavy steering and noise. In the worst case, there could be a complete loss of power steering fluid, and steering assistance, without any warning to the driver.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Model year 2011 and 2012 fitted with 1.6 litre petrol or diesel engine.
Chassis numbers S80: 143002 – 147472. V70: 191001 – 205375. V60: 009048 – 024300. S60: 020180 – 045044.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns
Country of origin
Sweden
RAPEX Reference
0767/11
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Ireland

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