Volvo S80, XC70 and XC60

Identifying features

Recall: R29245 & R29266
VIN range:
S80 - 000856 to 132907
XC70 - 000329 to 093003
XC60 - 000229 to 127483

Target number: 1217

What are the defects?

Early wear on the auxiliary belt tensioner.

What are the hazards?

A worn auxiliary belt tensioner may lead to excessive noise, immobilise the vehicle and cause loss of power-steering assistance.

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by letter.

Owners are advised to contact their authorised Volvo dealer to have the auxiliary belt tensioner replaced.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Volvo dealerships

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category