Question about 2008 Volvo S40
The motor in the trunk that opens the lid is broken
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
hello theres really not many choices if you have a trunk key it should work if not and the inside trunk release isnt working either you could try to get at the lock setup from the back seat take your lower seat out remove the lower holding bolts slide up off the top lock setup see if theres enough room to work from there to pop the trunk open with a flash light and a screwdriver if not your going to have to pop the lock cylinder at your trunk once its out you can get a aftermarket replacement under $ 20 goodluck please rate
Posted on Oct 02, 2008
try inserting the key in the bootlid turn to position 1 then while key is in hole press unlock button on key fob. no promisses but this worked on a car i had once. good luck.
Posted on Mar 18, 2009
This is a common issue particularly with vehicles that have had some neglect to the oil change routine. The VVT solenoid on the top of the valve cover gets clogged with thickened or sludged oil.
Replace the VVT solenoid and gasket with a new unit and clear the codes.
Posted on Sep 10, 2009
the handle might of broke internally, theres a rod and a clip that gets attached to the handle. i would take the door panel off and visual look at the latch mechanism and the rod that goes from that to the outside handle
Posted on Jul 11, 2010
SOURCE: diagram for volvo trunk lock
My son was missing with the valet parking key while I was driving. When we got home and tried to open the trunk it wouldn't. It also made this buzzing sound when I push on the trunk latch.
Posted on Oct 25, 2010
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