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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
105,500 miles

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2006 Volvo S40 fuel system problems

fuel system problem

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2006 Volvo S40 Owner Comments

problem #2

Dec 272015


  • 78,000 miles


The contact owns a 2006 Volvo S40. The contact stated that while driving at 65 mph, the engine stalled while the check engine warning light illuminated. The vehicle was able to restart. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where the failure was not determined. The vehicle was not repaired. The manufacturer was not aware of the failure and the VIN was not included in NHTSA campaign number: 08V033000 (fuel system, gasoline). The failure mileage was approximately 78,000.

- Fort Myers, FL, USA

problem #1

Aug 282014


  • 133,000 miles
The contact owns a 2006 Volvo S40. The contact stated that fuel fumes were present around the vehicle, but no fuel leaks could be found. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was notified of the failure. The approximate failure mileage was 133,000.

- Gretna, LA, USA

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