2007 Volvo V50 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2007 Volvo V50
2007 Volvo V50 Problems
The anti-theft alarm may sound while driving. Our technicians tell us this may be due to an internal fault with the central communications module. Failed modules will require replacement.
2007 Volvo V50 Questions
Transmission oil, Brake Fluid, Antifreeze and Power Steering drain & replace. "not to include Engine oil".
Although it drives fine in auto mode when I shift to manual it will not and will remain in auto; also the gears will not display in the dash. I am suspecting selenoid???
The first message was "Gear Selector Service Required." Then I got the message "Transmission Service Urgent" and the "Check Engine" light went on. Then the gear stuck in neutral and I couldn't remove the key. The dealer did what they said was normal transmiss...
2007 Volvo V50 Recalls
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 brake master cylinder may leak internally due to a faulty seal. If this happens, the brakes may not operate as designed, and stopping distances may be increased. In severe cases, brake loss may occur. Dealers will inspect and replace the master cylinder if necessary. The Volvo recall number is 194. This recall began on March 11, 2008.
2007 Volvo V50 Reviews
Love my car. It has been great and no problems. The dealership I dealt with has been wonderful to work with, especially concerning customer service. Volvo of Athens in Georgia.