2006 Volvo V50 Volvo V50 2006

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2006 Volvo V50 repairs by problem area

Engine (28%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (7%)

Brakes and Traction Control (11%)

Suspension and Steering (9%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (39%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (5%)

Other (1%)

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2006 Volvo V50 suspension repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (17%)

$500 - $999 (17%)

$100 - $499 (67%)

< $100 (0%)

Chart based on 6 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2006 Volvo V50 4dr Wagon

turbocharged 218hp 2.5L I5 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

47000 mi

US $832
Front wheel bearing and front tie rod replaced 
70000 mi

US $2414
Technician noticed left front spring snapped at bottom coil. Replaced both front springs to ensure evenness of alignment. 

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2006 Volvo V50 4dr Wagon

168-horsepower 2.4L I5 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

131000 mi

US $200
strut bracket/bushing replacement for noise issue 
171000 mi

US $320
spring housing was loose in front passenger side strut housing 

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2006 Volvo V50 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 134hp 2.0L I4 Diesel 6-speed manual FWD

142700 mi

Front wishbones near/s/r also off/s/rear had to be replaced failed MOT 

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2005.5 Volvo V50 4dr Wagon

168-horsepower 2.4L I5 5-speed manual FWD

115000 mi

Top suspension strut mounts replaced. Replaced front drop links for uprated parts. 

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2006 Volvo V50 Suspension Problems

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