S80 Vehicles Recalled by Volvo Over Possible Inability to Downshift
S80 vehicles of model years from 2011 through 2013 are being recalled by Volvo. The 1,469 automobiles have a transmission defect wherein downshifting might be impossible when the vehicle is coasting. This safety issue, which is caused by a software error, can cause the RPMs to decrease drastically and might even lead to an engine stall and a crash. Free software upgrades can be had from a dealer.
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