2011 Volvo C30 Consumer Review: What About the Breaks?
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2011 Volvo C30 - Consumer Review

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T5 2dr Hatchback (2.5L 5-cyl. Turbo 6-speed Manual)

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What About the Breaks?
By jbreach on

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2011 Volvo C30 T5 2dr Hatchback (2.5L 5cyl Turbo 6M)

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Great looks and peppy engine but what about the breaks. Brought it back to dealership twice wondering why oh why doesn't this car have a firm break pedal. Why must I travel halfway down before breaks engage and when they do why does it feel so choppy? Is this a Volvo trademark because if it is I sure don't want or need it. This one very important aspect has left me lukewarm on this car and wondering if I made a $25k mistake which I will now regret until I trade it in.

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Looks, build, engine and design overall.

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Breaks! - breaks!! - breaks!!! Am I really the only one who noticed that this car has a problem with its breaks?
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By caseysdubs1
on 09/14/11 19:03 PM (PDT)

Why would you give a car such high ratings that you may consider a $25k mistake??

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