2010 Volvo C30 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2010 Volvo C30
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2010 Volvo C30 ProblemsThe Parking Brake May be Hard to Release
The parking brake may be hard to release. Our technicians tell us that adjusting the parking brake cable will generally correct this issue.
The express-up windows may reverse direction when closing, this is commonly caused by misalignment of the window glass or lack of lubrication of the window guides. Aligning the glass and lubing the window guides should correct this concern.
The keyless entry system may stop working due to a loss of synchronization with one or more remotes. Our technicians tell us re-synchronization may be only a temporary solution, the keyless entry receiver may need replacement to correct this concern.
2010 Volvo C30 QuestionsWhat could a knocking noise be from the rear end of the car could it be bushes (1 answer)
It sounds like the rear anti roll bushes
2010 Volvo C30 RecallsVolvo Recalls Garmin 760 Portable GPS-Equipped Vehicles Due to Overheating Battery
Volvo is recalling all models equipped with Garmin 760 Portable Global Positioning System units because the battery may overheat, which could lead to a fire. Volvo advises owners to stop using the Garmin device immediately and consult the Garmin website to determine if they have a defective unit. The unit's battery will be replaced and a spacer inserted to prevent the problem from reoccurring. This will be performed free of charge.
The shifter on a manual transmission may be loose where it mounts to the assembly. A loose shifter may present a loss of shifting and vehicle control. Dealers will re-torque the shifter lever assembly to the correct specification. This recall began on June 14, 2010. The Volvo recall number is R227.