I have a Volvo s40 that got me 2 work after I finished work it wouldn't fire up

Dave Williams

Asked by Dec 11, 2014 at 04:14 PM about the 2006 Volvo S40

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I've changed the battery in the keys
still won't fire up,I've looked if there
was a loose wire in the fuse box but
still didn't fire up,all the lights on the
dash is the same as it normally is,it's
not even ticking over,I've done
everything on Google and I'm still at
a deadend with hope someone can
help me cheers dave

1 Answer

Tom Demyan

Did you check the voltage of the battery yet? Should be 12.3V or more. You might have enough juice to power the lights, but not enough to crank the car.

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