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Old 02-28-2010, 07:00 AM
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Default Radio not working 2005 s40

Hi I have a 2005 s40 got in car yeterday and radio did not work, drove home got back into car and radio worked, is this an on going problem on the s40?
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Old 02-28-2010, 10:30 PM
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It sounds like you have the frozen radio syndrome. About 50% of the time if I have the radio ON when I shut the car off, the radio freezes when I restart the car and try to change stations via the presets. If I cycle the radio power a few times it works again. The CD works fine. I have talked to Volvo Service several times and they reloaded software, replaced the ICM but still no joy.
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