Volvo Reliability

The ADAC breakdown statistics determine which Volvo models are the most reliable and which have broken down most – a good help when buying a used Volvo.

In the statistics for 2020, all the 3,756,226 breakdowns for which the German Yellow Angels had to move out in 2019 were recorded and evaluated. There is enough data available that gives an objective picture of the reliability of the Volvo models.

We have sorted the available data by the make and model. Choose the Volvo model you are interested in.

Volvo Reliability by Model

Source: ADAC

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If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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Recent Volvo Recalls

20. 05. 2022

Damaged cables or connections on the accelerator pedal sensor because of corrosion may cause unintentional acceleration or no start condition, increasing … .

25. 12. 2021

The starter motor may fail, which can lead to noise or no engine start. The MY 2019 Volvo XC40 vehicles are … .

08. 11. 2021

The driver airbag may be defective. As a result, fragments of the inflator inside the airbag may project out when the … .

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