Original published date
make and model information
2017 - 2021
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
Due to a manufacturing defect, the driveshaft universal joint play may exceed the manufacturer's tolerance. If the vehicle continues to operate under these conditions, grease may leak and debris may intrude into the universal joint bearing cups causing the joint to break. This could result in the vehicle becoming suddenly inoperable.
What are the hazards?
If the vehicle becomes inoperable, it can increase the risk of an accident causing serious injury or death to vehicle occupants and/or other road users.
What should consumers do?
Owners of affected vehicles can contact their nearest authorised Volvo Group Australia dealer to have the work carried out free of charge.
VOLVO GROUP AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Who should owners/operators contact for more information?
Volvo Group Australia
(07) 3718 3500
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.