Volvo 850 Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 8 Volvo 850 recalls between 1993 and 1997. Learn if your Volvo 850 is part of a recall and what to do about it.

Summary on September 24, 2004
Summary on February 19, 2003
Summary on September 15, 1999
Summary on October 28, 1996
RepairPal Expert Overview on October 11, 1996

The throttle may stick, which could allow the vehicle to continue to accelerate when after the accelerator pedal is released by the driver.

Recalls on your Volvo must be performed by a Volvo dealership. Volvo began notifying known owners of affected vehicles when the recall was announced, in November 1996. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Volvo dealers below. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 26, 1995

The safety belt catch for the front seats may not be installed properly due to a manufacturing issue with the seats. This can cause the seat belts to not secure an occupant properly.

Volvo notified owners of affected vehicles starting in 1995. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

Summary on May 12, 1995
Summary on October 15, 1994