Originally Posted by gatorbrit
I thought I would update this just in case anyone was searching for this problem. Sure enough the alarm siren unit is dead. The dealer will install a new one. It'll cost just under $400. Sigh.
I know I could do it myself an order the module on line and probably save $100 or so, but time is money and I'd probably screw up something else.
In the meantime I got to drive the S40 2.4T loaner. I found it pretty disappointing.
google siren module and you should see some foreign parts dealers pop up and the module is from around $170-$200 follow the instruction from the matthews website on how to chang the module it really is quite easy after pulling the right front tire.....why pay $400 when you can save yourself some money....JMO! dealer part # is 9452709 and the dealer price is around $232 at least it is here is Delaware!!!! or go here:http://www.volvowholesaleparts.com/p...?siteid=213784
and put in the part # above.....the part is only $182.30 or here: http://www.myvolvopartsonline.com/pa...&siteid=215507
the part is only $177.86 good luck