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Top Volvo V40 Safety Problems

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock (7 Safety Reviews)
when the driver applied the abs brakes they locked up
here is how the problem first starts to occur.
on several occasions when brakes were applied pedal became
brake pedal very stiff after car has been sitting,
i have had a problem with my brakes since i
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Engine And Engine Cooling (6 Safety Reviews)
2000 volvo v40 - very well maintained, 2nd owner,
ever since i bought the 2000 volvo v40 stationwagon from
on july 19,2008, our 2000 volvo v40 lost
2005 (sep/nov/dec): engine check light on 3 times.
the check engine light remained illuminated. *nlm
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Service Brakes, Hydraulic (6 Safety Reviews)
tl*the contact owns a 2001 volvo v40. the contact
brakes failed coming into my driveway. able to stop
"2003 volvo v40 cold start brake failure"
recall notice regarding 2000 volvo v-40 brake system.*mr
moisture in the vacuum system caused the vacuum pump to
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Vehicle Speed Control (5 Safety Reviews)
tl* the contact owns a 2000 volvo v40. the
2000 volvo v40 - very well maintained, 2nd owner,
vehicle idle increase on braking to about 1500 rpms.
the vehicle both accelerated and decelerated without input,
transmission slips, rpm/speed increases at approx 30 mph
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Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc Pads (4 Safety Reviews)
volvo of no am contacted about wear of brake pads.
two headlamps at different times blew out prematurely.
at 15k miles front brake pads had to be replaced.
at 12,000 miles brake pads are prematurely wearing out.
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Service Brakes, Hydraulic Power Assist Vacuum (4 Safety Reviews)
tl*the contact owns a used 2002 volvo v40 which was
dt*: the contact stated while driving at 55 mph the
brake system in car works poorly when car is cold
no brakes upon initial start and shortly therafter, vehicle
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Volvo V40 Safety Reports

Air Bags (1 Safety Reviews)

Air Bags Side/window (1 Safety Reviews)

Communications Horn Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System (3 Safety Reviews)

Electrical System Ignition (2 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling (6 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System Hose (1 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine (3 Safety Reviews)

Engine And Engine Cooling Engine Gasoline (3 Safety Reviews)

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

Exterior Lighting Brake Lights (1 Safety Reviews)

Exterior Lighting Headlights (3 Safety Reviews)

Power Train (1 Safety Reviews)

Power Train Automatic Transmission (2 Safety Reviews)

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

Seat Belts (1 Safety Reviews)

Seat Belts Front Buckle Assembly (1 Safety Reviews)

Seats (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic (6 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Antilock (7 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components (3 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Disc (3 Safety Reviews)

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

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Drum Wheel Cylinders (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Foundation Components Master Cylinder (2 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Power Assist (2 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Power Assist Hydraulic Hoses, Lines/piping, And Fittings (1 Safety Reviews)

Service Brakes, Hydraulic Power Assist Vacuum (4 Safety Reviews)

Steering (1 Safety Reviews)

Steering Rack And Pinion (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body (1 Safety Reviews)

Structure Body Hatchback/liftgate (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Front Wheel Bearing (1 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs (2 Safety Reviews)

Suspension Rear Springs Coil Springs (3 Safety Reviews)

Unknown Or Other (1 Safety Reviews)

Vehicle Speed Control (5 Safety Reviews)

Visibility Windshield Wiper/washer (2 Safety Reviews)

Wheels (1 Safety Reviews)

Wheels Cap/cover/hub (1 Safety Reviews)

Wheels Lugs/nuts/bolts (1 Safety Reviews)