Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd - Volvo V70 and XC70 2000 - 2008 Recall

A recall notice for Volvo V70 and XC70 2000 - 2008 supplied by Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd as the driver’s airbag inflator may rupture in the event of airbag deployment in the event of a crash.

Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd - Volvo V70 and XC70 2000 - 2008

recall information

Recall number

REC-004983

Campaign number

R10136

Original published date

25 October 2021

make and model information

Make

Volvo

Model

V70 and XC70

Year range

2000 - 2008

Affected units

6,362

Variant applicability

All variants within this model

Images

Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd - Volvo V70 and XC70 2000 - 2008 recall photo 1, click to enlarge

Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd - Volvo V70 and XC70 2000 - 2008 recall photo 2, click to enlarge

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

REC-004983-VIN-List-1.csv (CSV, 118.05 KB)

What are the defects?

The driver’s airbag inflator may rupture in the event of airbag deployment in the event of a crash.

What are the hazards?

In the event that a defective airbag inflator ruptures, metal fragments may propel out through the airbag cushion towards the vehicle occupants causing serious injury or death.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles can contact their nearest authorised Volvo dealer and organise to have the driver’s airbag replaced free of charge.

The listing of Volvo dealers can be found at: Find a dealer | Volvo Cars

Supplier details

Volvo Group Australia Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Contact name

Volvo Customer Care

Contact phone

1300 787 802

Contact email

owners.australia@volvocars.com

Contact website

https://www.volvocars.com/au/dealers/find-dealeropens an external website

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.