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2002 Volvo V40 Question: car shakes on acceleration it gets real bad around 40mph when you reach a speed

 

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JohnRalson, 1.9L 4 Cylinder Turbo, Decatur, AL, June 10, 2014, 23:17
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it is ok on heavy acceleration it almost feeles like loose lugnuts on tire their ok.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (15171 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper June 11, 2014, 08:32
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    poss bubble in tire? axle or bearing issue will also cause this

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    JohnRalson, June 11, 2014, 20:07
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    tires are fine like i said once you reach 40-45 then coasting or slight acceleration its ok. only viberates on acceleration.

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    damonj2k, March 04, 2015, 15:12
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    I have recently begun having this exact same problem with my 2004 Volvo s40 t5 and haven'gt been able to diagnose it. Did you ever figure out the cause and if so what was the repair recommendation and estimate? Please and Thank You

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