Safety

Safety  - 2008 Volvo S40 Review - Reviews - Volvo S40

The S40 has earned good crash-test scores from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Specifically, it scores Good (the best possible) in frontal and rear impacts and Acceptable (one ranking below) in the side-impact test.

The wealth of standard safety features includes side-impact and side curtain airbags, all-disc antilock brakes, an electronic stability system with traction control and a tire pressure monitoring system. Advanced options include the Blind Spot Information System, which lights an indicator just inboard of either of the S40's side mirrors when a car occupies its corresponding blind spot.

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    Single sweep
    Move the lever upward from position 0 to sweep the windshield one stroke at a time for as long as the lever is held up. ...

    Inflation pressure
    Tire inflation pressure table The following tire pressures are recommended by Volvo for your vehicle. Refer to the tire inflation placard (see page 289 for its location) for information specific ...

    Location of the fuse boxes
    1 Engine compartment 2 Under the glove compartment 3 Under the glove compartment 4 Cargo area ...