Volvo is recalling the vehicles in America, as their automated emergency braking system may not work.
The recall has been reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). It affects the cars of the 2019 and 2020 model years, including every model Volvo sells in the USA: the XC40, XC60, XC90, S60, V60, V60 Cross Country, S90L, V90, V90 Cross Country, in total quantity of 121,605 units.
The issue is a malfunction in AEB programming, that can be a reason of a crash, since braking may not work when the car meets an obstacle. Volvo will update software.
Dealers have been already informed about the matter. As for the owners of the cars subject to recall, they will begin receiving respective recall notifications from May 1, 2020.
No related accidents or injuries are reported to date.