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Volvo S40 2012

The 2012 Volvo S40 range of configurations is currently priced from $11,000.

The 2012 Volvo S40 carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1500 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

Volvo S40 2012 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 2012 Price and Specs

The Volvo S40 2012 is currently available from $11,000 for the S40 T5 S up to $18,150 for the S40 T5 R-Design.

Pricing guides

$14,575
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$11,000
Highest Price
$18,150
Volvo S40 Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
T5 Lifestyle Sedan 2.5L PULP 5 SP AUTO $11,400 $16,720
T5 R-Design Sedan 2.5L PULP 5 SP AUTO $12,500 $18,150
T5 S Sedan 2.5L PULP 5 SP AUTO $11,000 $16,170
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Volvo S40 2012 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2012 Volvo S40 is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Volvo S40 currently offers fuel consumption from 9.5 to 9.5L/100km. The Volvo S40 is available with the following fuel type: PULP.

Volvo S40 Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
T5 Lifestyle Sedan 2.5L,PULP,5 SP AUTO 9.5L/100km
T5 R-Design Sedan 2.5L,PULP,5 SP AUTO 9.5L/100km
T5 R-Design Sedan 2.5L,PULP,5 SP AUTO 9.5L/100km
T5 S Sedan 2.5L,PULP,5 SP AUTO 9.5L/100km
T5 S Sedan 2.5L,PULP,5 SP AUTO 9.5L/100km
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Volvo S40 2012 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2012 Volvo S40 are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1770mm x 1452mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Volvo S40 2012 Dimensions  include 1452mm height, 1770mm width, 4468mm length.
Volvo S40 Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
T5 S Sedan 1452x1770x4468 mm 135 mm
T5 Lifestyle Sedan 1452x1770x4468 mm 135 mm
T5 R-Design Sedan 1452x1770x4468 mm 135 mm
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Volvo S40 2012 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2012 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 16x6.5 inches to 17x7 inches.

Volvo S40 Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
T5 S Sedan 205x55 R16 16x6.5 inches 205x55 R16 16x6.5 inches
T5 Lifestyle Sedan 205x50 R17 17x7 inches 205x50 R17 17x7 inches
T5 R-Design Sedan 205x50 R17 17x7 inches 205x50 R17 17x7 inches
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Volvo S40 2012 Towing capacity

The Volvo S40 has maximum towing capacity of 1500kg. 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
T5 S Sedan 2.5L,PULP,5 SP AUTO 1500kg
T5 Lifestyle Sedan 2.5L,PULP,5 SP AUTO 1500kg
T5 R-Design Sedan 2.5L,PULP,5 SP AUTO 1500kg
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