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2012 Volvo S60 Electrical Problems

54 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2012 Volvo S60. 15 of these members (27.8%) have reported electrical repairs for their car. A total of 30 electrical repairs to 2012 Volvo S60s--an average of 0.6 per vehicle--have been reported.

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Percentage of 2012 Volvo S60 repairs by problem area

Chart based on 76 repairs.
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2012 Volvo S60 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 325hp 3.0L I6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

11700 mi   Warning message "check rear stop lamp" - bulb blown. 

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2012 Volvo S60 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 300hp 3.0L I6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

6562 mi   CEM P062F00 internal control module EEPROM error, Replace CEM 37206. As of Feb 2013 problem appears to be solved and fixed. 
24000   Fuse B6 blew, even when replaced. Affected vanity mirror lights, courtesy lights, and rain sensing wipers. Dealer found short in vanity mirror wiring, repaired 
12000   AC compressor making loud whining noise. Problem was a misadjusted expansion valve. After diagnosing the problem, the compressor was adjusted and the noise abated. 
6300   XM Radio locks up and prevents you from changing stations iPod stops playing audio over the sound system when connected via cable after a minute or so especially when bluetooth is enabled. 
8500   iPod playback issues over USB. Provided new version of Sensus at no charge. 
12000   Remote Lock/unlock feature not always working 
12700   Blind Spot Information System - message BLIS service required Remote not always working; after hitting info button, lights will intermittently turn off on the remote 
15000   Remote start range poor Bluetooth range poor / skips Auto up/down not working for passenger window - occasionally doesn't work for driver window Keyless entry does not work on driver side door handle 

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2012 Volvo S60 4dr Sedan

turbocharged 250hp 2.5L I5 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

19700 mi   A/C making growling noise. AC pump replaced. 
7000   iPod connection switches from bluetooth to iPod connection every 5 minutes. Connection doesn't stay with on method. Updated software to Sensus 3.0. 
8700   Antenna on roof was not secured and needs to be reattached 
21000   Grinding sound when A/C is turned on 
6000   Complete failure of SENSUS system (audio, nav, camera, etc.). Dealer replaced entire system under warranty. 
16000   AC compressor was making groaning noises for a couple months, sporadic but did not affect AC performance. Dealer technician diagnosed a faulty compressor and replaced with a new unit under warranty. System appears normal now. 
23000   A/C compressor started making groaning noises again. Dealer technician diagnosed low oil charge, odd since it had been recharged when the compressor was replaced last quarter. Technician recharged with correct amount of oil and declared ok. Problem with key fob not remembering personal settings when entering car despite following instruction how set seat memory. Technician performed software update for IAM upgrade. Declared both keys now working as designed. 
26000   Entertainment system could not put out any sound 

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