VOLVO VHD 2015: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Make : VOLVO Model : VHD Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2014-08-29 - 2016-10-17
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V258000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-06-15 Date Received by ODI: 2017-04-18 Date Added to Database: 2017-04-20
Manufacturers Involved: Volvo Trucks North America
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: RVXX1701
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 65
Summary:
      Volvo Trucks North America "Volvo" is recalling certain 2015-2017 VHD trucks. The Gross Axle Weight Rating "GAWR" for the pusher or tag axle may be incorrect on the certification label. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of 49 CFR Part 567, "Certification."
Consequence:
      If the GAWR information is incorrect, the operator may overload the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Volvo will notify owners and provide a corrected label along with instructions on how to properly affix the new label to their vehicle, free of charge. The recall began June 15, 2017. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-528-6586. Volvo's number for this recall is RVXX1701.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 567
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.