V70 2.4 L5-2.4L VIN 61 B5244S (2001)
Throttle Position Sensor: All Technical Service Bulletins
Recall 06V441000: Software Upgrade for Limp Home Mode
MAKE/MODELS: MODEL/BUILD YEARS:
Volvo/C70 Conv. 1999-2002
MANUFACTURER: Volvo Cars of N.A. LLC.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID NUMBER: 06V441000 MFG'S REPORT DATE: November 14, 2006
COMPONENT: Vehicle Speed Control
POTENTIAL NUMBER OF UNITS AFFECTED: 170099
On certain passenger vehicles, a combination of throttle positioning sensor irregularities, a dirty throttle housing, and/or inefficient software calibration
may cause a warning lamp to light and the subsequent onset of limp home modes.
This resulted in a high number of vehicles going into the limp home mode without need.
Dealers will install the current software upgrade onto the involved vehicles. The manufacturer has not yet provided an owner notification schedule for
this recall. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552.
Volvo recall No. R155. Customers may also contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236
(TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov.