Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
VOLVO V50 (545) 1.6 D2, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0 CDI, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0 FlexFuel, VOLVO V50 (545) T5, VOLVO V50 (545) T5 AWD, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.4 Tdi, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.4, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.4, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.4 D5, VOLVO V50 (545) T5, VOLVO V50 (545) 1.6, VOLVO V50 (545) 1.6 D, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0 D4, VOLVO V50 (545) 1.8 BiFuel, VOLVO V50 (545) T5 AWD, VOLVO V50 (545) 1.8, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.4 AWD, VOLVO V50 (545) 1.8 FlexFuel, VOLVO V50 (545) D4, VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0 D, VOLVO V50 (545) D3, VOLVO V50 (545) 1.6 D View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change gas struts / tailgate struts on VOLVO V50 1 (P12) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Tailgate Struts for V50 (545) and other VOLVO models
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Electrical motor, tailgate
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Gas Spring, boot- / cargo area
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VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Electrical motor, tailgate on VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0 D
VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0 D
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VOLVO V50 (545) 2.4 Tdi
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VOLVO V50 (545) 2.0 D4
Changing Electrical motor, tailgate on VOLVO V50 (545) D4 – tips for first time repair
VOLVO V50 (545) D4
Main steps for Electrical motor, tailgate replacement on VOLVO V50 (545) 2.4 D5
VOLVO V50 (545) 2.4 D5
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VOLVO V50 (545) T5 AWD
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VOLVO V50 (545) 1.6 D2
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VOLVO V50 (545) 1.8 BiFuel
Tools
Replacement: tailgate struts – Volvo V50 MW. Tools you might need:
Flat Screwdriver
Hydraulic transmission jack
Replacement: tailgate struts – Volvo V50 MW. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Right and left gas struts of the boot lid should be replaced simultaneously.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the right and left gas struts of the boot lid.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: tailgate struts – Volvo V50 MW. Recommended sequence of steps:
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