If this condition exists, the underbody coating may penetrate the fuels lines and cause fuel leakage, increasing the risk of a fire.

Structure — Body

Date Announced
MAR 14, 2012
Vehicles Affected
2,742
Volvo Recall #
251
NHTSA Campaign #
12V101000
Summary
Volvo is recalling certain model year 2012 S60 and XC60 passenger vehicles. An incorrect mixture of underbody coating and over-application can result in rigid, icicle-like areas hanging from vehicle's undercarriage.
Actions
Dealers will inspect the vehicle undercarriage, and if excessive underbody coating is found in the fuel line area, it will be removed. If the inspection reveals that the fuel lines are damaged, they will be replaced. The safety recall began on April 25, 2012. Owners may contact Volvo customer care center at 1-800-458-1552.
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