2005 Volvo S40 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Volvo S40
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2005 Volvo S40 Problems"Hard start" Due to Leaking Fuel Pressure Regulator
The fuel pressure regulator can leak and cause a hard start condition, without any faults recorded in the engine computer.
The engine may not start due to a failed starter control module. If the module has indeed failed, it will require replacement.
There have been reports of premature rear brake pad wear. Our technicians recommend to inspect brake pads at each tire rotation interval.
2005 Volvo S40 QuestionsWhy is my car making a tunneling noise when I'm driving (1 answer)
When I am driving my car when I hit 40+ mph, my car sound like I'm going through a tunnel and it's egg is and shakes a little. My dad thinks it might be my wheel bearings.
I need to replace the fuel injector pump, but I can't seem to even find it. Does anyone know where it is located on the S40?
With 150,000 miles?
2005 Volvo S40 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.