I have a volvo V40, 2000 with 75k miles. It now needs a lot of repairs (timing belt, radiator) which would cost as much as the value of the car. Should we repair?

Asked by Dec 01, 2015 at 09:19 AM about the 2000 Volvo V40 Turbo Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

volvo v40 wagon
2000
75K miles

2 Answers

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If you like the car and think you will keep it for a few more years, then Yes. Volvo's run a long time if taken care of.

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I'd go through with the repairs. The timing belt is completely necessary, and not something I recommend putting off. With those repairs done, this car will be more reliable than any new car, and last longer for sure.

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