2002 Volvo S40 Q&A
2002 Volvo S40 Question: Car stalls while idling
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. - Visitor
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 - Rickster51
Hello 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 - volvorepair
Hey, I have a 2001 s40 that I have been driving for the last two years with minimal problems. Recently I got a check engine light and noticed the car was not running that well - idle at really low...
The fuel pressure regulator can leak and cause a hard start condition, without any faults recorded in the engine computer.