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2006 Volvo V50 Suspension Problems and Repair Histories

21 TrueDelta members own a 2006 Volvo V50. 9 of these members (42.9%) have reported suspension and steering repairs for their car. A total of 4 suspension and steering repairs to 2006 Volvo V50s--an average of 0.2 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently 2006 Volvo V50 problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the 2006 Volvo V50 problem descriptions below.

Don't infer 2006 Volvo V50 problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2006 Volvo V50 repairs by problem area

25% of the 2006 Volvo V50 repairs were to the engine, 5% to the transmission, 13% to the brakes, 7% to the suspension, 42% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 4% to the body and trim, and 4% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 55 repairs.

2006 Volvo V50 suspension and steering repair cost distribution

Of the 2006 Volvo V50 suspension and steering repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 14% cost less than $100, 38% between $100 and $499, 33% between $500 and $999, 10% between $1000 and $2499, and 5% more than $2500.

Chart based on 21 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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Repair costs are in local units.

2006 Volvo V50 4dr Wagon

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

Volvo V50 in New York, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jul 2007 16000    
47000 832 Front wheel bearing and front tie rod replaced 
60000  

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2006 Volvo V50 4dr Wagon

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

Volvo V50 in North Carolina, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Aug 2007 9000    
15000 300 Left drive shaft or CV joint or wheel bearing is very noisy. Volvo techs stated it was tire noise so they rotated the tires but the noise is exactly the same and none of the tires have any abnormal wear. Techs did not even to inspect the drive train. 
55000  
Volvo V50 in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Nov 2010 90000    
131000 200 strut bracket/bushing replacement for noise issue 
142000  

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2006 Volvo V50 4dr Sedan

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

Volvo V50 in Great Britain
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2009 88000    
142700 130 Front wishbones near/s/r also off/s/rear had to be replaced failed MOT 
147000  

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