Volvo 960 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Volvo 960 owners have reported a total of 111 problems for their cars built in the 2 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Volvo 960. The 1996 Volvo 960 cars have the most problems reported (88 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Volvo 960

Model Year Number of Problems
  1997 960
23
  1996 960
88

  Common problems of Volvo 960

The following chart shows the 19 most common problems for Volvo 960 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic (17 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (12 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Volvo 960

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Service Brakes
17
  Air Bag
12
  Electrical System
12
  Vehicle Speed Control
11
  Engine And Engine Cooling
11
  Gasoline Fuel System
8
  Structure
7
  Steering
6
  Other Fuel System
5
  Equipment
4
   
  Unknown Or Other
3
  Tire
3
  Visibility
3
  Seat Belt
2
  Exterior Lighting
2
  Power Train
2
  Suspension
1
  Latches/locks/linkage
1
  Seats
1


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