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2008 Volvo XC90 Suspension Problems and Repair Histories

69 TrueDelta members own a 2008 Volvo XC90. 14 of these members (20.3%) have reported suspension and steering repairs for their car. A total of 11 suspension and steering repairs to 2008 Volvo XC90s--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 2008 Volvo XC90 problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

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Don't infer 2008 Volvo XC90 problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2008 Volvo XC90 repairs by problem area

18% of the 2008 Volvo XC90 repairs were to the engine, 5% to the transmission, 22% to the brakes, 20% to the suspension, 25% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, and 9% to the body and trim.

Chart based on 55 repairs.

2008 Volvo XC90 suspension and steering repair cost distribution

Of the 2008 Volvo XC90 suspension and steering repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 57% cost between $100 and $499, 14% between $500 and $999, 14% between $1000 and $2499, and 14% more than $2500.

Chart based on 7 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.

2008 Volvo XC90 4dr SUV

311-horsepower 4.4L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Volvo XC90 in Washington, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
0 Front end clunking noise. Noise was coming from rear bushing front lower control arm. Replaced bolt/nut set both sides per TNN 61-10. Warranty repair 
38000 0 Front end creaking and clunking at low speed turns. 
72500 400 Front drive line spline at hub needed to be tightened and epoxied/locktited. 
74000  
Volvo XC90 in Ohio, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Sep 2011 22000    
62500 1500 passenger spring perch failed 
67000  

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2008 Volvo XC90 4dr SUV

235-horsepower 3.2L I6 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Volvo XC90 in Florida, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Nov 2011 56000    
57000 100 Vibration during acceleration; Front right axle needed to be replaced 
58000  

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2008 Volvo XC90 4dr SUV

235-horsepower 3.2L I6 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Volvo XC90 in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2010    
0 warranty repair to lower front control bushings 
30500 0 Creaking of front suspension at slow speed turn. Replaced left front upper strut bushing.  
42000 0 Left rear shock failed, leaking and noisy 
Volvo XC90 in Michigan, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jun 2010 23000    
58000 700 Bearing malfunction on the rear wheel. 
73000  
Volvo XC90 in Connecticut, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Oct 2011 60000    
77500 468 Steering sensor replacment 
 

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