The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0228/19

Product:  Passenger car

Name: S90, V60, V60CC, V90, V90CC, XC40, XC60, XC90

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were manufactured between 24/03/2016 and 26/09/2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Volvo

Type / number of model:  Type approvals: e9*2007/46*0023*00 to *03, e9*2007/46*03146*00, e4*2007/46*0929*00 to *03, e4*2007/46*1067*00 to *05, e4*2007/46*1220*01 Types: F, X, L, P, U

Risk type: Injuries
A software problem has been detected in the communication module of the emergency call system.
As a consequence, incorrect location information might be sent to the emergency services in the event of an accident.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: R39917

Country of origin: Sweden

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Hungary, Iceland, Luxembourg, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands