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Volvo recalls 86,000 cars in Sweden

The recall notice affects more than half a million cars worldwide. File photo: Photo: Jonas Ekströmer/TT

Published: 22.Jul.2019 09:50 hrs

Volvo has issued a recall notice for around half a million cars worldwide, of which 86,000 are in Sweden.

The reason for the recall is a faulty component of the motor in some diesel engines, which in serious cases could lead to the engine catching on fire. So far there have been no reports of injury or accidents linked to the fault.

The inlet manifold in the affected cars is made of plastic and could melt due to temperature changes.

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