VOLVO XC60 2019: EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Make : VOLVO Model : XC60 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-07-09 - 2018-07-26
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V589000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-11-01 Date Received by ODI: 2018-09-05 Date Added to Database: 2018-09-10
Manufacturers Involved: Volvo Car USA LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: R39901
Component: EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 172
Summary:
      Volvo Car USA LLC "Volvo" is recalling certain 2019 Volvo XC60 hybrid electric vehicles, equipped with certain AeroVironment electric vehicle TurboCord and TurboDock/TurboDX charging systems. Capacitors within these charging systems may fail, possibly resulting in a shock hazard or a fire.
Consequence:
      An electrical shock or a fire can increase the risk of injury or death.
Remedy:
      Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the charge cord, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began November 1, 2018. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R39901. Note: Owners are advised not to use the charging cord until it is inspected.
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.