Volvo V40 Problems

Premature Rear Brake Pad Wear on Volvo V40

Problem Description and Possible Solution

There have been reports of premature rear brake pad wear. Our technicians recommend to inspect brake pads at each tire rotation interval.

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Volvo V40 Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 128,468 (120,000–136,936)
4 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
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REAR CALIPERS WERE JAMMED UP/ HANGING UP STICKING. sorry about the caps,lol. Temp solution was to pull both rear and ft calipers work them in and out, wire wheel the sliders/old ft pads rear were new silicone brake grease pad contact points(where they slide in and out of the calipers) thorough brake flush and no more probs.