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2002 Volvo S40 Question: Car stalls while idling



Visitor, 1.9L 4 Cylinder Turbo, Los Angeles, CA, May 30, 2011, 14:41

Within the last 3 weeks, my car will stall as I am sitting at red lights or just idling. It happened once a week for the first 2 weeks now about 4 times in the last week, so more frequent now. What can cause this? I just spent about $2200 in Dec and another $500 in March fixing "known repairs necessary at about the 60K mile mark in Volvos.

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    May 31, 2011, 10:58

    We would love to help, but need some additional information to accurately diagnosis you problem. Why don't you give us a call at (818) 718-6138 and we can discuss this over the phone
    Mark's Independent Volvo Service

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    volvorepair from S.O.S. Automotive inc., June 03, 2011, 02:54

    i'm a expert volvo tech, you could possible have a vacuum leak or a bad idle control valve
    you can call if you have farther question (626)343-9860

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