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Volvo 740 Safety Reviews and Problems

Top Volvo 740 Safety Problems

Vehicle Speed Control (27 Safety Reviews)
while driving vehicle into garagevehicle suddenly accelerated without warning.
the vehicle had sudden acceleration while putting car into gear
upon shifting into reverse gear, vehicle suddenly accelerated backwards,
while waiting in line put vehicle in drive and the
engine experiences sudden acceleration without warning. *ak
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Air Bags Frontal (16 Safety Reviews)
owner states that her airbag light comes on while driving,
1988 740 air bag malfunctioned. *ts
vehicle was struck in front and air bag deployed half
ask for ext. 148. head on accident and
while driving the vehicle had stop on a trafic light
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Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline (16 Safety Reviews)
there was a fire in the engine compartment of the
the vehicle suddenly accelerated, causing accident.
intermittent stalling.
engine compartment fire.
the vehicle caught on fire, source unknown.
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Electrical System Battery Cables (14 Safety Reviews)
this particular model has defective battery cable which caused a
battery cable electrical short, causing under the hood fire.
battery cable insulation wore off, causing short circuit/fire prior
battery cable short out, battery cable suffers insulation damage
the car battery cable caught on fire prior to recall.
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Air Bags (11 Safety Reviews)
other: airbag sensors are not water resistant and could inflate
false deployment of air bag, causing burns on both
dt*: the contact stated while traveling over a hill
while driving, supplemental restraining system light came on.
consumer states the air bag spontaneously deployed as the vehicle
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Electrical System Wiring Front Underhood (9 Safety Reviews)
left emission station & radio died; pulled over &
pe96-019 active, electrical short, under the hood fire,
car was sitting for over two hours and car caught
car was sitting for over two hours and car caught
the insulation on the wiring harness in the engine compartment
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Volvo 740 Safety Reports

Air Bags (11 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Frontal (16 Safety Reviews)

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

Air Bags Side/window (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System (8 Safety Reviews)

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

Electrical System Battery (4 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Battery Cables (14 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition (3 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition Switch (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Starter Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring (5 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Front Underhood (9 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Wiring Interior/under Dash (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System Radiator Assembly (2 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine (7 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline (16 Safety Reviews)

Equipment Electrical Air Conditioner (2 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Brake Lights (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Tail Lights (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline (2 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Carburetor System (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Delivery Fuel Pump (1 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Fuel Injection System (3 Safety Reviews)

Fuel System, Gasoline Storage Tank Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Latches/locks/linkages Hatchback/liftgate Lock (2 Safety Reviews)

Other (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission (6 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Control Module (tcm, Pcm) (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Driveline Driveshaft (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Manual Transmission (2 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Anchorage (2 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Buckle Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Retractor (2 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Rear (1 Safety Reviews)

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

Service Brakes (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock (3 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock Control Unit/module (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components (6 Safety Reviews)

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

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

Steering Gear Box (other Than Rack And Pinion) (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Hydraulic Power Assist System (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Hydraulic Power Assist Pump (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Hood (3 Safety Reviews)

Structure Frame And Members (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Shock Absorber (1 Safety Reviews)

Tires (3 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control (27 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Cables (2 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control Linkages (1 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer (1 Safety Reviews)

Wheels (1 Safety Reviews)

Wheels Rim (2 Safety Reviews)