Published on 5 August 2018

VOLVO CAR S80 ( –  ) DEFECT:  A section of the gear shift mechanism may over time become loose and cause the mechanism to become jammed. If this was to occur it might not be possible to change gear or select neutral.

Remedy: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to check that the ball joint for the gear selector is properly secured.

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Recall Launch Date11/06/2010
Recall NoR/2010/071
Recall Model InformationXC70 V70 S80 XC90 C30 S40 V50 C70 XC60
Manufacturer RefR49111
VIN start120618
VIN end130015
Build start
Build end
Vehicle numbers6961

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 CAR 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's history

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