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SafetyAlerts
August 8, 2003

Volvo Has Recalled Autos

(SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the following information.


Make : VOLVO Model : S40 Year : 2004

Make : VOLVO Model : V40 Year : 2004

Make : VOLVO Model : S80 Year : 2003

Make : VOLVO Model : S60 Year : 2001

Make : VOLVO Model : S60 Year : 2002

Make : VOLVO Model : S60 Year : 2003

Make : VOLVO Model : V70 Year : 2001

Make : VOLVO Model : V70 Year : 2002

Make : VOLVO Model : V70 Year : 2003

Make : VOLVO Model : XC70 Year : 2001

Make : VOLVO Model : XC70 Year : 2002

Make : VOLVO Model : XC70 Year : 2003

Make : VOLVO Model : S40 Year : 2001

Make : VOLVO Model : S40 Year : 2002

Make : VOLVO Model : S40 Year : 2003

Make : VOLVO Model : V40 Year : 2001

Make : VOLVO Model : V40 Year : 2002

Make : VOLVO Model : V40 Year : 2003

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 03V284000

Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Potential Number Of Units Affected : 220407

Summary:
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER CARS, THE SECOND ISOFIX GUIDE WAS NOT INSTALLED IN THESE VEHICLES AND, IN CERTAIN CASES, THE OWNERS MANUAL ISOFIX INFORMATION IS INCORRECT.
Consequence:

Remedy:
OWNERS WILL RECEIVE A LETTER/PACKAGE CONSISTING OF THE SECOND ISOFIX GUIDE WITH INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS, AND IN CERTAIN CASES, THE CORRECTED OWNERS MANUAL MAY BE PROVIDED. IF THE OWNER WANTS TO TAKE THEIR VEHICLE TO A VOLVO DEALER FOR INSTALLATION OF THE GUIDE, IT WILL BE PERFORMED AT NO CHARGE TO THE OWNER. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING AUGUST 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VOLVO AT 1-800-458-1552.

Notes:
VOLVO RECALL NO. 124. CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATIONS AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).

Important Note Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA 
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.

Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

How many did you hear about?

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The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.