Safety Features by Model

2.4L $24,365

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake distribution (EBD), emergency brake assistance (EBA)
  • Driver/front passenger dual stage airbags w/front passenger cutoff switch
  • Side impact protection system (SIPS)-inc: driver/front passenger side-impact airbags, front/rear side inflatable curtains (IC)
  • 3-point seat belts w/pretensioners for all seating positions
  • Overhead-mounted seat belt reminder lights
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear window deactivation
  • ISO-FIX child seat attachments
  • Emergency trunk release
  • Dynamic stability & traction control (DSTC)
  • Driver/front passenger whiplash protection seating system (WHIPS)
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-submarine seats
  • Daytime running lights

2.4L w/Snrf $24,365

MSRP
  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake distribution (EBD), emergency brake assistance (EBA)
  • Driver/front passenger dual stage airbags w/front passenger cutoff switch
  • Side impact protection system (SIPS)-inc: driver/front passenger side-impact airbags, front/rear side inflatable curtains (IC)
  • 3-point seat belts w/pretensioners for all seating positions
  • Overhead-mounted seat belt reminder lights
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear window deactivation
  • ISO-FIX child seat attachments
  • Emergency trunk release
  • Dynamic stability & traction control (DSTC)
  • Driver/front passenger whiplash protection seating system (WHIPS)
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-submarine seats
  • Daytime running lights

2.5T $28,515 - $30,365

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake distribution (EBD), emergency brake assistance (EBA)
  • Driver/front passenger dual stage airbags w/front passenger cutoff switch
  • Side impact protection system (SIPS)-inc: driver/front passenger side-impact airbags, front/rear side inflatable curtains (IC)
  • 3-point seat belts w/pretensioners for all seating positions
  • Overhead-mounted seat belt reminder lights
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear window deactivation
  • ISO-FIX child seat attachments
  • Emergency trunk release
  • Dynamic stability & traction control (DSTC)
  • Driver/front passenger whiplash protection seating system (WHIPS)
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-submarine seats
  • Daytime running lights

2.5T w/Snrf $28,515 - $30,365

MSRP
  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) w/electronic brake distribution (EBD), emergency brake assistance (EBA)
  • Driver/front passenger dual stage airbags w/front passenger cutoff switch
  • Side impact protection system (SIPS)-inc: driver/front passenger side-impact airbags, front/rear side inflatable curtains (IC)
  • 3-point seat belts w/pretensioners for all seating positions
  • Overhead-mounted seat belt reminder lights
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear window deactivation
  • ISO-FIX child seat attachments
  • Emergency trunk release
  • Dynamic stability & traction control (DSTC)
  • Driver/front passenger whiplash protection seating system (WHIPS)
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Anti-submarine seats
  • Daytime running lights

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2004 Volvo S40 2.4i 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Side Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2005 Volvo S40 2.4i 4-door

Overall
Structure
Side Airbag Configuration
Driver Head Neck
Driver Head Protection
Driver Torso
Driver Pelvis Leg
Passenger Head Neck
Passenger Head Protection
Passenger Torso
Passenger Pelvis Leg

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Rollover Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2009 Volvo S40 2.4i 4-door

Overall

Warranty

Basic Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

48 months / 50,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation Warranty

144 months / Unlimited distance

Roadside Assistance Coverage

48 months / Unlimited distance

Certified Pre-Owned Warranty

Maximum Age/Mileage:

Less than 5 years/less than 80,000 miles

Basic Warranty Terms

5 years/unlimited miles , upgradeable up to 10 years

Powertrain Warranty

N/A

Dealer Certification Required

170- plus point inspection

Roadside Assistance

Yes

Deductible

No

Return/Exchange Policy

N/A

Out-of-Town Repair/Service

Yes

Free Service Loan

Yes or alternative transportation

Special Finance Terms

Yes

Transferability

Yes

Satellite Radio Subscription

3 months

Complimentary Service/Maintenance

Varies
dependent upon remaining original service plan

Recalls

Equipment > Electrical > Navigational System(global Positioning System) Nov 5, 2010
Report Receipt Date:
Nov 5, 2010
NHTSA Campaign:
10V566000
Summary:
VOLVO IS RECALLING CERTAIN VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH GARMIN 760 PORTABLE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM (GPS) UNITS BECAUSE THE BATTERIES ON THOSE UNITS MAY OVERHEAT.
Consequence:
AN OVERHEATED BATTERY COULD LEAD TO A FIRE.
Remedy:
VOLVO ADVISES OWNERS TO PLEASE STOP USING THE GARMIN PORTABLE GPS DEVICE IMMEDIATELY, AND VISIT THE GARMIN WEBSITE TO DETERMINE IF THEIR UNIT IS AFFECTED. THE UNITS BATTERY WILL BE REPLACED WITH A NEW BATTERY AND A SPACER WILL BE INSERTED ON TOP OF THE BATTERY NEXT TO THE PCB. THIS SERVICE WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING NOVEMBER 2010. OWNERS MAY CONTACT GARMIN AT 866-957-1981 OR VISIT GARMINS WEBSITE AT WWW.GARMIN.COM/NUVIBATTERYPCBRECALL.
Steering > Hydraulic Power Assist > Hose, Piping, And Connections Jul 17, 2008
Report Receipt Date:
Jul 17, 2008
NHTSA Campaign:
08V329000
Summary:
VOLVO IS RECALLING MY 2008-2009 VEHICLES. A SECTION OF THE POWER STEERING RETURN LINE HOSE WAS NOT PROPERLY VULCANIZED (CURED) AND DOES NOT MEET SPECIFICATIONS. IF THE POWER STEERING RETURN HOSE FAILS, A SUDDEN RUPTURE OF THE HOSE CAN OCCUR.
Consequence:
THIS CAN RESULT IN A RAPID DRAINAGE OF THE POWER STEERING FLUID IN THE SYSTEM AND A COMPLETE LOSS OF POWER ASSISTANCE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE STEERING RETURN LINE HOSE ASSEMBLY FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JULY 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT VOLVO AT 1-800-458-1552.