Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2020416 - VOLVO TRUCKS

Brand(s)
Last updated

Summary

Product
Truck - Med. & H.D. recalled by VOLVO TRUCKS
Issue
Vehicle - Steering
What to do

Affected products

2021 | VOLVO | VHD, 2021 | VOLVO | VNL

Issue

Issue: On a certain trucks, the steering kingpin nut may not have been properly installed and tightened. As a result, the steering knuckle could separate from the axle. If this happens, there would be a loss of steering control. Safety Risk: A loss of steering control could create a risk of a crash. Corrective Actions: Volvo Trucks will notify owners by mail and instruct you to take your truck to a dealer to inspect the kingpin nuts to ensure they are installed and properly tightened.

Additional information

Background
Visit Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls Database for the original recall.
Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Automotive recall
Category
Vehicles - Truck - Med. & H.D.
Companies
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-66060
Transport Canada ID
2020416