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The video above shows you how to replace the battery in your 2000 Volvo V40. We recommend changing the battery in Volvos every 4 years. Although some batteries last much longer, most batteries begin breaking down chemically after four years, so you could experience dimmer headlights and other negative effects before you have a dead battery in your V40 that you need to replace.
Replacing the battery in your V40 involves removing the terminals. When you reconnect the terminals, your radio presets are likely to be cleared out. In some V40s, you may need to re-enter a security code to get your radio to work again. Check for this code in your owners manual - it will usually be either a sticker or small card in the booklet. If you can't find it, call Volvo and they will give you the code for free. In many Volvos, the transmission "learns" how you drive over time and makes adjustments, so you may experience altered driving dynamics as your car re-learns your driving style after changing the battery.
If your brake fluid is a little low, learn how to add some here. Ignoring a low level leads to big problems2000 Volvo V40 1.9L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Unlike a waist belt, these usually become looser as they age! Learn how to check it here2000 Volvo V40 1.9L 4 Cyl. Turbo
See how to seal up minor power steering fluid leaks2000 Volvo V40 1.9L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Transmissions that leak fluid usually have never been flushed and the seal is finally leaking. The right stop leak product can cure a lot2000 Volvo V40 1.9L 4 Cyl. Turbo
If your blinker doesn't blink, or blinks rapidly, you likely have a burnt out bulb2000 Volvo V40 1.9L 4 Cyl. Turbo
On many cars, the high beam bulb runs at reduced power during the day - check 'em and change 'em!2000 Volvo V40 1.9L 4 Cyl. Turbo