Volvo V40 Repair and Maintenance
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Volvo V40 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 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.
Volvo V40 QuestionsMy check engine light doesn't work. How can I figure out where the problem is? (1 answer)
Doesn't light up when I turn the key on, where would I start to look? I removed the gauge cluster everything looks fine.... all the other lights work,not sure where else to look,it doesn't show any codes related as I would think it would. Where else should I check?
Hole in the gas tank.
Volvo V40 RecallsRecall 04V493000
Due to inadequate welding, a fuel leak may develop from the fuel rail. A fuel leak always increases the risk of a fire. Dealers will install a v-clamp to the fuel rail to correct this concern. The Volvo recall number is R128.