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Volvo S80 vs. Volvo S40 Reliability

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Results are for year ending September 30, 2016. Only successfully completed repairs are currently included in the analysis. Routine maintenance, most wear items, recalls, and problems fixed with just a reflash or warning light reset are not included.
Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2004 Volvo S80   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 S80s, 9.7 months of data per S80, average 117900 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2007 Volvo S80   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  15 S80s, 10.0 months of data per S80, average 85700 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2008 Volvo S80 64
48.9010989011% 48.9010989011% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  39 S80s, 9.7 months of data per S80, average 88000 miles

Most cars in this sample are V70s and XC70s.
2009 Volvo S80   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 S80s, 9.1 months of data per S80, average 88300 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2010 Volvo S80 52
54.7619047619% 54.7619047619% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  33 S80s, 9.8 months of data per S80, average 82400 miles

Most cars in this sample are V70s and XC70s.

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Volvo S40 Reliability Results

An asterisk (*) marks results based on small sample sizes.

Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2005 Volvo S40 76
43.3901918977% 43.3901918977% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  25 S40s, 8.2 months of data per S40, average 123100 miles

Includes 2004.5s, first model year.
2006 Volvo S40   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  13 S40s, 9.5 months of data per S40, average 98900 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2007 Volvo S40   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  11 S40s, 10.6 months of data per S40, average 99300 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

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