This can result in a rapid drainage of the power steering fluid in the system and a complete loss of power assistance, increasing the risk of a crash.

Steering — Hydraulic Power Assist — Hose, Piping, And Connections

Date Announced
JUL 23, 2008
Vehicles Affected
Volvo Recall #
NHTSA Campaign #
Volvo is recalling MY 2008-2009 vehicles. A section of the power steering return line hose was not properly vulcanized (cured) and does not meet specifications. If the power steering return hose fails, a sudden rupture of the hose can occur.
Dealers will inspect and replace the steering return line hose assembly free of charge. The recall began on August 13, 2008. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552.
Documents (14)