Volvo V40 Repair and Maintenance
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Volvo V40 ProblemsOil Leak From Turbo Return Pipe Seal
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.
The fuel pressure regulator can leak and cause a hard start condition, without any faults recorded in the engine computer.
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.