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Volvo S40 1997

The 1997 Volvo S40 range of configurations is currently priced from $3,850.

The 1997 Volvo S40 carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1400 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

Volvo S40 1997 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Volvo S40 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Volvo s40: Key Replacement Cost

    You have multiple options for replacing a Volvo s40 key fob, however without more information about your specific vehicle I'm not able to give you more information about the cheapest one. You can read more about cheap replacements for a lost or broken key fob here.

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  • Thoughts on second-hand S40

    It sounds like a good choice and I've no bad news. Always check that the services have been done correctly and it's worth getting a full report from a motoring club before committing to a car.

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  • Ask Smithy Xtra Volvo S40 braking issue

    The first thing is to make sure the system is bled properly and there is no air in it to cause a soft, sinking pedal. Your mechanic might well be correct, that it is a master cylinder problem, but I would be checking the brake booster.

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  • Rotten eggs

    I can't be sure but it sounds as if your catalytic converter isn't working. You'll notice a rotten-egg smell if your converter has failed. Ask your dealer to check it out.

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Volvo S40 1997 Price and Specs

The Volvo S40 1997 is currently available from $3,850 for the S40 2.0 up to $6,710 for the S40 T4.

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2.0 Sedan 1.9L ULP 4 SP AUTO $3,960 $5,830
2.0 Sedan 1.9L ULP 5 SP MAN $3,850 $5,610
T4 Sedan 1.9L PULP 5 SP MAN $4,510 $6,710
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Volvo S40 1997 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 1997 Volvo S40 is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Volvo S40 currently offers fuel consumption from 8.1 to 8.9L/100km. The Volvo S40 is available with the following fuel types: ULP and PULP.

Volvo S40 Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
2.0 Sedan 1.9L,ULP,5 SP MAN 8.8L/100km
2.0 Sedan 1.9L,ULP,4 SP AUTO 8.9L/100km
T4 Sedan 1.9L,PULP,5 SP MAN 8.1L/100km
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Volvo S40 1997 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 1997 Volvo S40 are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1717mm x 1411mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Volvo S40 1997 Dimensions  include 1411mm height, 1717mm width, 4483mm length.
Volvo S40 Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
2.0 Sedan 1411x1717x4483 mm 122 mm
T4 Sedan 1411x1717x4483 mm 122 mm
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Volvo S40 1997 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 1997 Volvo S40 will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Volvo S40 vary from 15x6 inches to 16x6.5 inches.

Volvo S40 Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
2.0 Sedan 195x55 VR15 15x6 inches 195x55 VR15 15x6 inches
T4 Sedan 205x50 ZR16 16x6.5 inches 205x50 ZR16 16x6.5 inches
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Volvo S40 1997 Towing capacity

The Volvo S40 has maximum towing capacity of 1400kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Volvo S40 Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
2.0 Sedan 1.9L,ULP,5 SP MAN 1400kg
2.0 Sedan 1.9L,ULP,4 SP AUTO 1400kg
T4 Sedan 1.9L,PULP,5 SP MAN 1400kg
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