Volvo S40 Problems

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Most Common Volvo S40 Problems

The right front engine mount wears out prematurely, causing engine vibration at idle.
The engine may not start due to a failed starter control module.
The fuel pressure regulator can leak and cause a hard start condition, without any faults recorded in the engine computer.
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1 Known Volvo S40 Brake Problem

1 Known Volvo S40 Drive Train Problem

1 Known Volvo S40 Electrical & Lights Problem

2 Known Volvo S40 Engine Problems

1 Known Volvo S40 Exhaust & Emissions Problem

6 Known Volvo S40 Problems

Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Volvo S40 years 2003, 2000, and 2008 are the most likely to experience problems.
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