Volvo Car Australia — Volvo V40 MY2016-2018

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

The engine valve may leak and may cause the engine intake manifold to melt or deform.

What are the hazards?

If the engine intake manifold melts or deforms, there may be unusual engine operation, activation of the engine malfunction indication light, engine interruption or lack of power, or the possibility of a localised engine bay fire. If any of these were to occur, it may pose an accident or injury risk to the vehicle occupant(s) or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Volvo Car Australia will contact affected owners in writing to advise them to organise an appointment for investigation and repair.

For more information, contact Volvo by phone on 1300 787 802 or email owners@volvo-customers.com or via https://www.volvocars.com/au/footer/contact-us

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Volvo Australia Dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 May 2015 - 29 October 2019

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category