VOLVO Vehicle check

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Vehicle check

Amalgamated Vehicle checks of VOLVO vehicles

Our proprietary algorithms have number crunched over 7,965,192 VOLVO Vehicle checks and ranked the reasons that VOLVOs fail their tests. Use this service to help find a new vehicle that’s right for you or get ready for your own VOLVO's check.

Some examples of the most common issues are:
Offside Headlamp not working on dipped beam (4.1.1 (a) (ii)) Occurs:5,702 times
Service brake: efficiency below requirements  Occurs:763 times
Driver`s seat insecure  Occurs:546 times
Nearside Front position lamp has less than 50% of the light sources illuminating  Occurs:1,074 times
Parking brake efficiency below requirements ai Occurs:13,488 times
Offside Front Ball joint has excessive play  Occurs:3,164 times
Offside Rear Other passenger door cannot be opened from outside the vehicle (6.2.3 (a)) Occurs:1,027 times
Nearside Steering rack gaiter missing or no longer prevents the ingress of dirt gii Occurs:940 times
Nearside Rear Braking system leaking  Occurs:1,397 times
Nearside Front Front position lamp incorrect colour  Occurs:588 times
Offside Rear Brake cable has restricted free movement  Occurs:641 times
Rear Exhaust has part of the system excessively deteriorated  Occurs:5,913 times
Service brake efficiency below requirements (1.2.2 (a) (i)) Occurs:1,233 times
Offside Front coil spring fractured  Occurs:6,558 times
Offside Rear Shock absorber has a serious fluid leak  Occurs:11,327 times
Nearside Front Suspension arm pin or bush excessively worn ai Occurs:2,402 times
Bonnet cannot be secured in the closed position  Occurs:4,392 times
Offside Front Anti-roll bar linkage ball joint excessively worn (5.3.4 (a) (i)) Occurs:2,877 times
Front Suspension arm rubber bush deteriorated resulting in excessive movement  Occurs:572 times
Nearside Outer Front constant velocity joint gaiter deteriorated to the extent that it no longer prevents the ingress of dirt etc  Occurs:2,358 times
Offside Rear Braking system leaking  Occurs:1,349 times
Offside Front Anti-roll bar ball joint dust cover no longer prevents the ingress of dirt (5.3.4 (b) (ii)) Occurs:847 times
Offside Front constant velocity joint gaiter insecurely mounted to its housing  Occurs:3,358 times
Offside Front Track rod end ball joint dust cover excessively damaged or deteriorated so that it no longer prevents the ingress of dirt (2.1.3 (g) (ii)) Occurs:1,869 times
Front Service brake excessively fluctuating (1.2.1 (e)) Occurs:884 times
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