If the seat back moves forward during hard braking or in a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.

Seats — Mid/Rear Assembly

Date Announced
AUG 15, 2018
Vehicles Affected
27
Volvo Recall #
R89898
NHTSA Campaign #
18V535000
Summary
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.
Actions
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 began October 12, 2018. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89898.