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Volvo V50 repairs by problem area

Engine (31%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (7%)

Brakes and Traction Control (6%)

Suspension and Steering (16%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (25%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (10%)

Other (5%)

Chart based on 282 repairs.
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Volvo V50 repair cost distribution

$2500+ (2%)

$1000 - $2499 (14%)

$500 - $999 (15%)

$100 - $499 (29%)

< $100 (40%)

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Chart based on 222 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Volvo V50 problems by year

2005 - 2007 (88%)

2008 - 2012 (12%)

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Chart based on 285 repair trips.
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Personal Experiences of the Volvo V50

Volvo V50 Personal Experiences: Neutral
2008 4dr Sedan turbocharged 227hp 2.5L I5
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD
One thing to think about is what I did, special order the car and do an OSD pick up!! There is nothing quite like driving your brand new Volvo around Sweeden for a while. full 2008 Volvo V50 review

Volvo V50 Problems and Repair Histories

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