Volvo Car Australia - Volvo S60, S80 2001 - 2004

recall information

Recall number
REC-001438
PRA number
2020/18659
Campaign number
R10058
Original published date
Last updated date

make and model information

Make
Volvo
Model
S60, S80
Year range
2001 - 2004
Affected units
2,559

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The driver's airbag inflator may rupture in the event of airbag deployment.

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 fatality.

What should consumers do?

Volvo Car Australia will contact affected owners in writing, when parts become available. Parts are expected to be available for S60 MY2001-2003 and S80 MY2002-2003 in February 2021. Parts are expected to be available for S80 MY2001 in November 2021.

To find your closest dealer please visit www.volvocars.com/au/find-a-dealer or contact the Volvo Customer Relations team on 1300 787 802.

For more information, contact Volvo by phone on 1300 787 802 or email owners@volvo-customers.com or via https://www.volvocars.com/au/footer/contact-us
Supplier details
Volvo Car Australia

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

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

Product type