The right front engine mount wears out prematurely, causing engine vibration at idle.
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2001 Volvo S40
2001 Volvo S40 Problems
The fuel pressure regulator can leak and cause a hard start condition, without any faults recorded in the engine computer.
There have been reports of premature rear brake pad wear. Our technicians recommend to inspect brake pads at each tire rotation interval.
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.
2001 Volvo S40 Recalls (Recent)
Summary: CERTAIN PASSENGER CARS FAIL TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, "CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS." THE SECOND ISOFIX GUIDE WAS NOT INSTALLED IN THESE VEHICLES AND, IN CERTAIN CASES, THE OWNER¿S MANUAL ISOFIX INFORMATION IS INCORRECT.Learn more »
2001 Volvo S40 Questions and Answers
My check engine light is on and the codes read low coolant check temperature gage. What does that mean?
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...
My car is getting harder to start. Volvo dealer says I need a new set of battery cables @ $650. The snaking of the new cable to the starteris time consuming thus the cost, the car has 173k miles an...
The button on my gear shift is chipped and broken on the bottom. It sticks (not from something being spilled on it) and sometimes I have to fight with it for 20 minutes just to put the car in gear...
The heater in my 2001 S40 quite working and I took it to the dealer and they diagnosed it as a faulty climate control module. They said the part was $900 and they wanted a couple of hundred to put...