VOLVO S60 2011: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Make : VOLVO Model : S60 Year : 2011
Build Dates : 2010-06-22 - 2012-05-14
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V592000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-01-10 Date Received by ODI: 2013-11-22 Date Added to Database: 2013-11-26
Manufacturers Involved: Volvo Car USA LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: R29436
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 30929
Summary:
      Volvo Cars of North America, LLC "Volvo" is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 S60 vehicles manufactured June 22, 2010, through May 14, 2012, and equipped with 5-cylinder B5254T5 "VIN code 62" engines. In the affected vehicles, the vehicle may not alert the driver of a low oil pressure situation.
Consequence:
      Without being warned of a low oil pressure situation, the driver may continue to drive the vehicle until it stalls, which increases the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will update the vehicle's software so that the driver is alerted should there be a low oil pressure situation, free of charge. The recall began on January 10, 2014. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this campaign is R29436.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.