If the seat back moves forward during hard braking or in a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.
NHTSA Campaign Number
Volvo Car USA LLC
Potential Number of Units Affected 25
Volvo Cars USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2019 Volvo XC40 vehicles. The rear seats may not have rear seat back lock strikers, allowing the seat back to move forward during certain hard braking conditions or a crash.
Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles and install the seat back lock strikers if they are missing, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 15, 2018. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89898.
3 Associated Documents
Defect Notice 573 Report
Recall 573 Report - AMENDMENT 1