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2011 Volvo S40

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2011 Volvo S40

Volvo S40 highlights

Customer reviews

5 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating**

3.5 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

21 city, 30 highway, 24 combined

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Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

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RepairPal reliability rating**

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RepairPal gave the Volvo S40 an overall reliability rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Volvo S40 10th out of 23 among Luxury Compact Cars.
  • Cost RepairPal reports that the average total annual cost for repairs and maintenance on a Volvo S40 is $475, compared to an average of $525 for Luxury Compact Cars and $556 for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.
  • Frequency According to RepairPal, Volvo S40 owners bring their vehicles into a repair shop for unscheduled repairs an average of 2.4 times per year, compared to an average of 2.0 times for Luxury Compact Cars and 1.4 times for all the vehicle models RepairPal considered in its dataset.
  • Severity RepairPal reported that the probability of a repair being a severe or major issue is 8% for the Volvo S40, compared to an average of 10% for Luxury Compact Cars and 12% for all the vehicles RepairPal considered in its dataset.

**RepairPal Reliability Ratings are based on the actual cost, frequency, and severity of unscheduled repairs and maintenance on make/model data for select 2006-2020 vehicles. The reliability of a specific vehicle may vary depending on its maintenance and driving history, model year, trim, and features. RepairPal Reliability Ratings are provided by RepairPal and CarMax is not responsible for their accuracy. These ratings are based on RepairPal Reliability data as of 09/01/2021. Learn more about RepairPal reliability ratings

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T5 2WD 4D Sedan

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