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Volvo S40: Identify cause of alarm triggering

I was mistaken when I said the module was in great shape. Although the battery had a good charge and the circuit board was intact, I later noticed that the connection between the two had a significant ...
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Volvo S40 - problem at ~2,000 RPM

Looking at the Wikipedia entry for the Volvo D5 engine, it looks like the best torque band starts around 2,000 RPM. So, what could be happening is that you're upshifting (e.g., going from 3rd to 4th ...
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Bolt Torque for Timing Belt Tensioner

Just looked up the workshop manual and it is 24NM Nothing more I can really add to be honest, although most of the time if I cant find the workshop manual I just look up a metric bolt torque chart ...
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Starting problem when it`s cold

My first thing to look at is did you get the timing EXACTLY right? A small error can have a huge effect - one half a tooth can be the cause of excessive smoke - were the drive gears identical between ...
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Ignition wont turn on Volvo 2005 s40, existing key broke into ignition

Your tech was correct - pairing a new key to an S40 involves turning the ignition. If it won't turn you can't pair the key to the car. You can't reprogram the key itself (to imitate the old one) as ...
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Problem with the engine Volvo S40

The suffocating is indicative of lack of fuel, air or combustion. Have you checked the spark plugs? If they look "blackened", they are worn out. If they are wet with fuel, the spark plug wires or ...
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Volvo S40: Identify cause of alarm triggering

Does the alarm trigger only when the vehicle is locked or also when driving? It doesn't seem clear from your question. You need a good diagnostic scanner, a generic OBDII will not be good enough. You ...
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Volvo S40 Starts but won't stay running more than minute. P0339 code

Possible Causes of P0339 Code: Crankshaft Position Sensor 'A' Circuit Intermittent Highlighted items are ruled out as already addressed. Faulty crankshaft position sensor- replaced Crankshaft ...
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Volvo S40 2008 damaged driver side mirror

It looks like it is just the cover, found here for around $110 USD. It appears just to snap on, so I'd ensure that all of the securing clips on the mirror are intact before trying to attach it.
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