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RECALL Subject : A/C Water Drain may Affect Air Bag Deployment

Report Receipt Date: SEP 26, 2016
NHTSA Campaign Number: 16V690000
Component(s): AIR BAGS , EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected: 43,766

Manufacturer: Volvo Car USA LLC

Volvo Cars of North America, LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Volvo XC90 and S90 vehicles manufactured April 15, 2015 through September 19, 2016. In the affected vehicles, the drain hose for the air conditioning may leak into the passenger compartment due to a drain hose installation error during manufacturing.
Significant water drainage into the passenger compartment may adversely affect air bag deployment in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of occupant injury.

Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the air conditioning drain hose for proper installation, replacing the hose as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on November the 14, 2016. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo's number for this campaign is R89707.
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