Volvo V40 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Volvo V40
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Volvo V40 ProblemsProblems With Starter Control Modules
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.
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 QuestionsService light came on and it felt like the heat was on also (1 answer)
Started the car, and immediately felt like the heat was on high. I looked down and noticed that the service light was on . I check to see if the heat was turned on, but it was not. After a few minutes the service light went out and the temperature went down also.
driving on freeway car just shut down
After I finish replacing I got like a dozen codes.
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.