VOLVO VNM 2016: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR
|Make : VOLVO||Model : VNM||Year : 2016|
|Build Dates : 2012-04-11 - 2016-09-27|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V928000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2017-02-16||Date Received by ODI: 2016-12-22||Date Added to Database: 2016-12-22|
|Manufacturers Involved: Volvo Trucks North America|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: RVXX1608|
|Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5547|
Volvo Trucks North America "Volvo" is recalling certain model year 2013-2017 VNL and VNM trucks and certain model year 2017 VNX trucks. In the affected vehicles, incorrect software for controlling the electronic air dryer may result in oil and water contaminating the brake system.
If the brake system becomes contaminated, braking performance could be affected, increasing the risk of a crash.
Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the vehicle control module and replace the air dryer filter, free of charge. The recall began on February 16, 2017. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-528-6586. Volvo's number for this recall is RVXX1608.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
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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.