Volvo Cars recalls 167,000 vehicles globally to fix tailgate issue


In the affected vehicles, tailgate lifting arm may separate, causing noise or loss of functions

Volvo Cars is recalling 167,000 vehicles globally to fix a possible fault with the electric tailgate mechanism, The Associated Press reported on 6 February. The recall covers Volvo XC60 mid-size SUV, built in 2018 and 2019. The recall also includes 3,923 units of the XC60 sold in Australia, according to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

Thank you for visiting IHS Automotive AutoTechInsight.

*A subscription to News & Analysis includes four IHS Markit-selected sector-specific analytical pieces per month. Access to all analytic pieces across all domains comes with a subscription to All Services. Please click here to subscribe.

For a free daily listing of headlines with limited access please sign up here.

To get access to the AutoTechInsight full suite of services, please contact a sales representative by clicking here.

Already a subscriber? Please log in here

preload preload preload preload preload