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Volvo Recalls Multiple 2017 Models for Air Bags

January 12, 2017

Photo of Volvo XC60 courtesy of Volvo.
Photo of Volvo XC60 courtesy of Volvo.

Volvo Car USA is recalling 377 2017-model year S60 and S60 Cross Country, V60 and V60 Cross Country, and XC60 vehicles because their air bags may not deploy properly during a crash, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

The vehicles at issue were manufactured from Aug. 16, 2016, through Oct. 21, 2016. They have driver and front-passenger seat side-mounted side air bags with inflator initiators that may fail to ignite during a crash. As a result, these air bags don’t comply with all federal safety standards, NHTSA said.

Volvo dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the front-seat side air bags. There will be no charge for this service.

Vehicle owners can reach Volvo customer service at (800) 458-1552. Volvo’s number for this recall is R89712.

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