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The engine could stall due to excess engine movement caused by a broken engine mount bracket, increasing the risk of a crash.
What Should You Do?
This could be considered a medium priority recall; this would change to high if any excess engine movement is noted during vehicle operation. Owners of the affected vehicles have been contacted. If you have not been contacted and feel your vehicle should be part of this recall, please contact your Volvo dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.
One hundred and two vehicles may have been assembled with incorrect bolts securing the engine mount. The aluminum engine mount bracket could break, resulting in excess engine movement. This could lead to an engine stalling condition, increasing the risk of a crash. Owners of the affected vehicles have been contacted and dealers will perform the necessary repairs. The Volvo recall number is 197.