J.D. Power

2008 Volvo S40

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2008 Volvo S40 Ratings
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
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Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.


J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

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Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

Best Compact Premium Car of 2008

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Compact Premium Car
#4 Volvo S40

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2008 Volvo S40 after 90-days of ownership.
  • Comfort of the 2nd row seats
  • Interior storage spaces
  • Smoothness of vehicle's ride

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2008 Volvo S40 during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Vehicle acceleration
  • Styling of gauges and instruments
  • Vehicle's handling on curves

Performance Specs

MPG City

18 - 20


26 - 28


168 - 227


5 speed, Automatic, , Geartronic, 5 speed, Manual


Gas I5, Turbo Gas I5


All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive

Available Trims

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