VOLVO VHD 2011: VISIBILITY/WIPER

Make : VOLVO Model : VHD Year : 2011
Build Dates : 2010-02-01 - 2010-09-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V349000
Date Owner's Notified: 2013-12-06 Date Received by ODI: 2013-08-13 Date Added to Database: 2013-08-13
Manufacturers Involved: Volvo Trucks North America
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: RVXX1304
Component: VISIBILITY/WIPER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 17824
Summary:
      Volvo Trucks North America "Volvo" is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 VAH, VHD, VNL, and VNM trucks manufactured February 1, 2010, through September 30, 2010 and June 1, 2011, through November 30, 2011. The windshield wiper motor may fail.
Consequence:
      Inoperable wipers may result in poor driver visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Volvo will notify owners and dealers will replace the windshield wiper motor, free of charge. The recallbegan on December 6, 2013. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-336-393-2000. Volvo's recall number is RVXX1304.
Report Initiator: ODI 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.