VOLVO V60 2017: AIR BAGS

Make : VOLVO Model : V60 Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-08-16 - 2016-10-21
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V918000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-02-13 Date Received by ODI: 2016-12-21 Date Added to Database: 2016-12-21
Manufacturers Involved: Volvo Car USA LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: R89712
Component: AIR BAGS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 376
Summary:
      Volvo Car USA LLC "Volvo" is recalling certain model year 2017 S60 and S60 Cross Country, V60 and V60 Cross Country, and XC60 vehicles manufactured August 16, 2016, through October 21, 2016. The affected vehicles have driver and front passenger seat side mounted side air bags "SAB" with inflator initiators that may fail to ignite during a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection" and number 214, "Side Impact Protection."
Consequence:
      If the air bag inflator initiator fails to ignite, the air bag will not deploy, increasing the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the front seat side air bags, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on February 13, 2017. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89712.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 208
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.