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Volvo XC90 Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 18 Volvo XC90 recalls between 2003 and 2017. Learn if your Volvo XC90 is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 2, 2008

The engine could stall due to excess engine movement caused by a broken engine mount bracket, increasing the risk of a crash.

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 28, 2008

The climate control system of the vehicle keeps your vehicle warm or cold as desired, and keeps your windshield clear when fogged. Sometimes, when starting the vehicle, the climate control system will not function at all. This is due to faulty programming.

We at RepairPal have designated this a medium priority recall; this would change to high if any problems are noted with the climate control system. 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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 3, 2007

The jack crank handle could be misplaced under the battery retainer. This could short circuit the battery, increasing the risk of a fire.

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 5, 2006

The windshield wipers may fail if operated with a snow load on, or the wipers frozen to, the windshield.

Volvo will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning September 5, 2006. If you encounter problems with the windshield wipers due to snow buildup, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 23, 2006

Steering effectiveness may be reduced due to a broken outer tie rod end.

Volvo will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning June 23, 2006. If you are experiencing steering looseness, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 31, 2006

An electrical short circuit could develop at the starter motor. Smoke may appear from under the hood and an electrical fire could result.

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.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 8, 2003

The second and third row seat belts may not be properly attached.

Volvo will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning December 8, 2003. There are no symptoms related to this recall. If don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

Summary on December 8, 2003