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Volvo 240 Safety Reviews and Problems

Top Volvo 240 Safety Problems

Vehicle Speed Control (15 Safety Reviews)
the vehicle was in motion and the vehicle suddenly accelerated,
dt: consumer stated that a vehicle she was about to
sudden and unintended acceleration, resulting in an accident/injuries after
consumer stated that when trying to reverse and without warning
while backing out, with foot applied to brake,
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Air Bags Frontal (12 Safety Reviews)
had a frontal collision, air bag did not deploy.
violent deployment of driver's air bag upon impact, resulted
consumer was driving down the road and another car was
while driving air bags deployed automatically at 10 mph
no deployment of drivers air bag in head on collision.
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Electrical System Ignition Module (7 Safety Reviews)
ecm computer unit failed, causing engine stall.
electronic control unit failed, causing engine to stall.
consumer stated that while driving down the freeway at about
main computer (brain) on vehicle failed, vehicle will shut
air mass flow sensor/ computer and fuel injection system failed.
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Electrical System Wiring Front Underhood (7 Safety Reviews)
electrical: driving home and vehicle filled with smoke,
following multiple breakdowns failed insulation on exposed electrical wires in
the installation of the wire harness is crumbling into dust
no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak
engine wiring harness is deteriorating exposing bare wires.
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Tires (7 Safety Reviews)
goodyear viva 2 tires from walmart have gone out-of-round repeatedly.
tire separated on the right rear of the vehicle and
tl*the contact owns a 1989 volvo 240. the
while driving, the right rear tire blew out,
the right rear tire exploded and the outer running surface
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Electrical System Wiring (6 Safety Reviews)
wiring harness failure.
the defective wiring harness melted together and smoke was
vehicle's engine compartment caught on fire. vehicle was totaled.
front wiring harness malfunctioned. *ak
wiring harness caught fire. tt
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Volvo 240 Safety Reports

Air Bags (2 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Frontal (12 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Frontal Sensor/control Module (2 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Alternator/generator/regulator (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Battery (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Fuses And Circuit Breakers (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition (3 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition Module (7 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring (6 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Rear Compartment/trunk (2 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Front Underhood (7 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Interior/under Dash (2 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System (3 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System Radiator Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine (4 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline (3 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline Turbo-charger (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Exhaust System Emission Control Catalytic Convertor (2 Safety Reviews)

Equipment (1 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical Air Conditioner (1 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical Radio/tape Deck/cd Etc. (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting (2 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Brake Lights Switch (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Headlights (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Tail Lights (2 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Carburetor System (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Delivery (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Fuel Injection System (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Other Delivery Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings (1 Safety Reviews)

Interior Lighting (1 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Hood Latch (1 Safety Reviews)

Other (1 Safety Reviews)

Parking Brake Conventional (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train (5 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission (3 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch (4 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Axle Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Clutch Assembly (2 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Clutch Assembly Pedal/linkage (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Manual Transmission (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Retractor (2 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Warning Light/devices (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Rear (1 Safety Reviews)

Seats (4 Safety Reviews)

Seats Front Assembly Recliner (2 Safety Reviews)

Seats Front Assembly Seat Heater/cooler (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Electric (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock (2 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components (2 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc (2 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Caliper (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Pads (4 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Rotor (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Master Cylinder (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Pedals And Linkages (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Power Assist Vacuum (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Linkages Knuckle Spindle Arm (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Wheel And Handle Bar (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body (3 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Bumpers (2 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Door (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Door Hinge And Attachments (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Frame And Members (2 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Control Arm Lower Ball Joint (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Macpherson Strut (2 Safety Reviews)

Tires (7 Safety Reviews)

Tires Pressure Monitoring And Regulating Systems (1 Safety Reviews)

Tires Temporary/emergency Spare Tire (2 Safety Reviews)

Tires Tread/belt (4 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control (15 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Accelerator Pedal (1 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Cables (2 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Cruise Control (5 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Linkages (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Defroster/defogger System (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Rearview Mirrors/devices Interior (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer Motor (1 Safety Reviews)

Wheels Lugs/nuts/bolts (1 Safety Reviews)