Volvo XC60 Repair and Maintenance
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Volvo XC60 ProblemsPower Lift Gate May Lose its Power Operation
The power lift gate may lose its power operation if the vehicle is moved with the lift gate open. This is an "untended result" of the safety logic in the lift gate control module. Volvo is currently considering a software upgrade for the control module to address this concern. Our technicians tell us, if this issue occurs the lift gate may be closed manually, or reset by removing the key, leaving the vehicle sit for 5 minutes, and restarting the engine.
Volvo XC60 QuestionsWhy does it burn oil so quickly. I have to top oil off every week. (3 answers)
I have check my car with the Volvo agent for the engine light, technician report showed no deficiency , signal turned off and they drove the car for more than 50 km for testing , few days later signal comes back. what can I do?
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VOLVO CHANGED THE BATTERY FOR YEARS BECAUSE THE CAR WOULD NOT START IF IT SET FOR A FEW DAYS,NOW THE CAR IS LESS THAN 5 YRS OLD AND THE ALTERNATOR IS GONE, I GET ALL MY MAINTENANCE DONE ON TIME SO THIS IS A $1600 SURPRISE FOR ME. I TOOK IT TO VOLVO AND THEY TOLD ME IT WAS SAFE TO DRIVE AND ALL SY...
Volvo XC60 RecallsEngine Starter Fails During Automatic Engine Stop Restart Function
The auto stop / start feature of the engine may fail, as the starter motor fuse may blow and the engine may not restart. Dealers will replace the starter motor fuse with a higher amperage fuse free of charge to resolve the concern.
The windshield wipers may run continuously and the headlights, high beams and turn signals may not operate due to the malfunction of the central electronic module. Dealers will upgrade the module software free of charge to resolve the concern.
A manufacturing defect within the Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) control unit may lead to an inadvertent deployment of the seat belt pretensioner and/or inflatable curtain. If the seat belt pretensioner and/or inflatable side curtain deploy without cause, the driver could be distracted and the driver's visibility could be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash. These vehicles have not been sold and the SRS control unit will be replaced prior to the cars being sold. The Volvo recall number is 257.