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Volvo S40

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
2005
Worst Category
engine Problems

We don't have a lot of complaints on file for the Volvo S40 — feel free to add yours here. It's either not very popular ... or it's very, very good.

Although the 2007 Volvo S40 has the most overall complaints, we rate the 2005 model year as worse because of other possible factors such as higher repair cost or more problems at lower mileage. The most-reported problem is also with the 2007 Volvo S40 for water leaking into cabin.

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