2001 Volvo S40 Repair and Maintenance
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2001 Volvo S40 ProblemsRight Front Engine Mount May Wear and Cause Vibration at Idle
The right front engine mount wears out prematurely, causing engine vibration at idle.
The turbocharger return pipe seal may develop an oil leak. The leak can begin very small, but will eventually progress into a large leak. Our technicians recommend having this repaired at first signs of leakage.
The fuel pressure regulator can leak and cause a hard start condition, without any faults recorded in the engine computer.
2001 Volvo S40 QuestionsMy car won't start I can here bubbling in the back of the engine I can smell gas (1 answer)
I checked the spark plugs they were very dirty I replaced um an replaced my coils as well still no start I well did a full oil change an there was no milky substance so I'm thinking my head gasket is fine.
I replaced radiator myself and did not measure how much fluid I lost when trans. hoses were disconnected.
Had battery tested and fully charged at autozone
Then figured it was that alternator
Had that and the serp belt replaced.
Ran fine for a week then I had the door open for maybe 10 mins (car off light on) and then it wouldn't start.
Jumped it and took a drive for 30 mins...