Volvo—C30, C70, S40 and V50

PRA number

2010/11719

Published date

Product description

C30, C70, S40 and V50 vehicles, model year 2010, equipped with a 2.5 litre engine and manual transmission.
Identifying features
Between the VIN range of: C30: 182625 -213511 C70: 098008 - 099383 S40: 497461 - 514357 V50: 543653 - 579597 Campaign Number: R49111 Target Number: 34

Other identifying numbers

Between the VIN range of:
C30: 182625 -213511
C70: 098008 - 099383
S40: 497461 - 514357
V50: 543653 - 579597

Campaign Number: R49111
Target Number: 34

What are the defects?

The ball joint and cylinder pin on the gear shift lever may be mounted with an incorrect torque which can lead to the ball joint coming loose.

What are the hazards?

The driver will be unable to change gears which could create an unsafe driving situation, however, the the driver will be able to stop the vehicle by depressing the clutch, brake and turning off the ignition.

What should consumers do?

Contact your Volvo Dealer to torque the nut for the ball joint to correct the torque.

Supplier

Volvo Car Australia Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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