Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding Volvo 240 vehicles

1986 Volvo 240 (9/15/1986)  

Campaign Number: 86V129000

Component Name: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Manufacturer: Volvo Cars of N.A., LLC

Description: IN THE EVENT OF A LOW SPEED FRONTAL IMPACT, ENGINE MOVEMENT COULD CAUSE THE THROTTLE CABLE SLEEVE TO BE PULLED OUT OF THE ADJUSTING FITTING AND NOT RETURN TO ITS ORIGINAL POSITION OR IDLE POSITION. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: IF THIS OCCURS AN INCREASE IN ENGINE SPEED WOULD RESULT, MAKING CAR DIFFICULT TO CONTROL IN A POST COLLISION ENVIRONMENT, WHICH CAN CAUSE MORE SERIOUS DAMAGE AND/OR INJURIES.

Defect:

Corrective Action: REPLACE THROTTLE CABLES.

1985 Volvo 240 (9/15/1986)  

Campaign Number: 86V129000

Component Name: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

Manufacturer: Volvo Cars of N.A., LLC

Description: IN THE EVENT OF A LOW SPEED FRONTAL IMPACT, ENGINE MOVEMENT COULD CAUSE THE THROTTLE CABLE SLEEVE TO BE PULLED OUT OF THE ADJUSTING FITTING AND NOT RETURN TO ITS ORIGINAL POSITION OR IDLE POSITION. CONSEQUENCE OF DEFECT: IF THIS OCCURS AN INCREASE IN ENGINE SPEED WOULD RESULT, MAKING CAR DIFFICULT TO CONTROL IN A POST COLLISION ENVIRONMENT, WHICH CAN CAUSE MORE SERIOUS DAMAGE AND/OR INJURIES.

Defect:

Corrective Action: REPLACE THROTTLE CABLES.

1975 Volvo 240 (12/14/1977)  

Campaign Number: 77V219000

Component Name: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES

Manufacturer: Volvo Cars of N.A., LLC

Description: THE INVOLVED VEHICLES ARE IN NON-COMPLIANCE WITH FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 124, "ACCELERATOR CONTROL SYSTEMS". THE THROTTLE CABLE PLASTIC SLEEVE ON THESE VEHICLES, WHICH IS ATTACHED TO THE FIREWALL, COULD BREAK AT THE GROOVE FOR THE RETAINING CIRCLIP ALLOWING THE BUFFER SPRING THERE TO EXPAND AND CAUSE AN INCREASE IN ENGINE SPEED. ALSO, THE THROTTLE CABLE COULD BECOME FRAYED BY CHAFING AGAINST INCORRECTLY EXPOSED REINFORCING MATERIAL FROM THE CABLE SHEATH, AT THE ENGINE END OF THE CABLE. THE CABLE COULD THEN BECOME STUCK AT ANY ENGINE SPEED.

Defect:

Corrective Action: DEALER WILL REPLACE THE ACCELERATOR CABLE AND RETAINING BRACKET AND INSTALL NEW RETURN SPRINGS, IF NECESSARY, AT NO COST TO OWNER.

Used VOLVO 240 for sale

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1992 Volvo 240

$3,998

1992 VOLVO 240

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 184179 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Falls Church, VA
  • MPG: 18 City / 23 Hwy

1986 Volvo 240

$5,000

1986 VOLVO 240

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 112332 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Mc Murray, PA

1992 Volvo 240 GL

New Listing
$2,900

1992 VOLVO 240 GL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 255051 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gold
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Duluth, GA
  • MPG: 18 City / 23 Hwy

1993 Volvo 240

$3,650

1993 VOLVO 240

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 120950 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Tallahassee, FL
  • MPG: 18 City / 23 Hwy

1989 Volvo 240 DL

$4,997

1989 VOLVO 240 DL

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 246003 Miles
  • Ext Color: Beige
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

1992 Volvo 240 GL

$5,985

1992 VOLVO 240 GL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 77531 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Blue
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Bristol, TN
  • MPG: 18 City / 23 Hwy

1987 Volvo 240

$1,990

1987 VOLVO 240

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 235040 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Columbia, MO

1991 Volvo 240

$1,500

1991 VOLVO 240

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 206889 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Stephens City, VA
  • MPG: 18 City / 23 Hwy

1993 Volvo 240

$4,995

1993 VOLVO 240

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 153166 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Austin, TX
  • MPG: 18 City / 23 Hwy

1988 Volvo 240 DL

$3,850

1988 VOLVO 240 DL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 184152 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Cartersville, GA
  • MPG: 18 City / 22 Hwy

1993 Volvo 240

$4,996

1993 VOLVO 240

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 140550 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Lawrenceville, GA
  • MPG: 18 City / 23 Hwy

1990 Volvo 240 DL

$3,995

1990 VOLVO 240 DL

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 185086 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Austin, TX
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy

1984 Volvo 240 GL

$1,000

1984 VOLVO 240 GL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 156099 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Blue
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Seattle, WA

1988 Volvo 240 DL

$6,201

1988 VOLVO 240 DL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 67489 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Staten Island, NY
  • MPG: 18 City / 22 Hwy

1986 Volvo 240 GL

$2,995

1986 VOLVO 240 GL

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 90832 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Blue
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Indianapolis, IN
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