Volvo Cars Of N.A. LLC. has issued a recall for the Volvo Xc70.
Description of Recall
On certain passenger cars, 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.
Severity of the Defect
This resulted in a high number of cars going into the limp home mode without need.
Volvo’s Recommended Action
Dealers will install the current software upgrade onto the involved cars. The recall began on December 29, 2006. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552.