If the tailgate lifting arms separate, the arms could project rearward with significant force, increasing the risk of injury.

Structure — Body — Tailgate

Date Announced
JAN 18, 2019
Vehicles Affected
45,990
Volvo Recall #
R89910
NHTSA Campaign #
19V046000
Summary
Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volvo XC60 vehicles. Under certain conditions and cold temperatures, the tailgate lifting arms may freeze which may cause the lifting arms to separate from the vehicle.
Actions
Volvo has notified owners, and dealers will replace the tailgate lift arms with an improved designed, free of charge. The recall began May 14, 2019. Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this recall is R89910.