Headlight Switch Problems of Volvo V70
Volvo V70 owners have reported 9 problems associated with headlight switch (under the exterior lighting category).
#1 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1999 Volvo V70
The vehicle is a 1999 Volvo V70xc. The headlight switch on my 1999 V70 xc failed while driving causing my headlights to become inoperable at night when switched to the "on" position. While no crash occurred, there are obvious safety risks involved with a suddent loss of headlights. Upon further investigation, I found that the plastic housing containing the headlight switch had cracked with allowed the unit to separate. I have substantial anectodal evidence that this problem is widespread on 1999 V70 and s70 models on various internet bulletin boards. The failure date was Sep. 20, 2003.
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#2 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1999 Volvo V70
The vehicle was a 1999 Volvo V70xc. Headlight switch has been replaced twice, recently replaced as a recall, within one week of being replaced under recall the switch failed again. We were driving in moutains with family when the headllights and turn signals no longer worked. This issue happened on Sunday, July 3, 2005.
#3 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1999 Volvo V70
The vehicle was a 1999 Volvo V70xc. Dt: contact states the headlights on his vehicle went out while driving his vehicle at night. There is a recall for the exterior lighting, headlight: switch, campaign id number 04v504000. The dealer refused to perform the recall work on the vehicle because they said the failure was due to physical damage of the headlight switch. This headlight switch problem happened on 11/13/05.
#4 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1999 Volvo V70
The car is a 1999 Volvo V70. The VIN of the car is YV1LZ56DXX_. The headlight switch does not work. The switch came apart and the headlights do not come on at all. Please provide details.
#5 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1998 Volvo V70
The vehicle involved is a 1998 Volvo V70xc. Vehicle identification number (VIN) of the vehicle is YV1LZ5641W_. Headlight switch fell apart causing us to loose lights while on highway. Though a recall is listed for this year and this problem, Volvo refuses to acknowledge it applies to this vehicle or do the repair per the recall. Recall campaign # 99v235000. It was May. 25, 2003 when this headlight switch issue happened.
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#6 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1998 Volvo V70
The car was a 1998 Volvo V70. Consumer states headlight switch broke, causing headlights to be inoperative. Dealer states recall has been issued, but this vehicle was not included due to VIN. This headlight switch issue occurred Friday, Jun. 20, 2003.
#7 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1998 Volvo V70
The vehicle is a 1998 Volvo V70. Headlight switch for exterior lights does not work as it should. There is a recall for this switch to be replaced , but the dealer states that this vehicle does not have the right VIN number for replacement. The VIN numbers are not shown on the recall. This headlight switch issue occurred Monday, February 23, 2004.
#8 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1998 Volvo V70
The car involved is a 1998 Volvo V70. Consumer stated vehicle experienced the same problem as stated in recall 99v235000. Took vehicle into the dealer for repairs,. However, this vehicle was not included in the recall due to VIN. The failure date was May 1, 2004.
#9 - Headlight Switch problem of the 1998 Volvo V70
The car involved is a 1998 Volvo V70. The headlight switch malfunctioned. This issue happened on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2006.
Other Exterior Lighting related problems of Volvo V70:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Brake Light problems||13|
|Turn Signal Flasher Unit problems||10|
|Turn Signal problems||10|
|Headlight Switch problems||9|
|Exterior Lighting problems||2|
|Tail Light problems||2|
|Turn Signal Switch problems||2|
|Back Up Lights problems||2|
|Hazard Flashing Warning Light Switch problems||2|
|Hazard Flashing Warning Light problems||1|