• (4.3) 8 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,926$5,550
  • Body Style: Station Wagon
  • Combined MPG: 25
  • Engine: 170-hp, 1.9-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2004 Volvo V40

Our Take on the 2004 Volvo V40

Our Take

Volvo’s compact V40 wagon and its S40 sedan companion earned a mild freshening in 2003 that included a new grille, headlight surrounds and body-colored moldings. For 2004, a new Limited Sport Edition package is available that features 16-inch Crater alloy wheels, a moonroof, a power driver&... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Passenger space

Notable Features

  • Five-passenger FWD wagon
  • 1.9-liter four-cylinder
  • Adaptive five-speed automatic
  • Side-impact and side-curtain airbags
  • S40 sedan also available


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 8 reviews

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Great Car, a couple of problems

by Cleveland Ohio from Cleveland on October 7, 2009

My wife and I bought this car new. The styling is great, there is plenty of cargo space for one child, one large dog and some luggage. There has been one nagging problem. I have replaced rotors on the... Read Full Review

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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