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Volvo S40 repairs by problem area

Engine (31%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (8%)

Brakes and Traction Control (7%)

Suspension and Steering (16%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (27%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (6%)

Other (5%)

Chart based on 485 repairs.
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Volvo S40 repair cost distribution

$2500+ (3%)

$1000 - $2499 (10%)

$500 - $999 (20%)

$100 - $499 (35%)

< $100 (33%)

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Chart based on 367 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Volvo S40 problems by year

before 2000 (2%)

2001 - 2002 (9%)

2003 - 2004 (0%)

2005 - 2007 (77%)

2008 - 2012 (12%)

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Chart based on 492 repair trips.
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Volvo S40 Problems and Repair Histories

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently Volvo S40 problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

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