1.9-liter Volvo B4194T turbo engine was assembled at the company’s plant from 1997 to 2000 and installed on charged modifications of the S40 sedan or V40 station wagon before restyling. Such a power unit was the most powerful in its series and was installed on models with the T4 index.
The Modular engine family up to 2.0-liter includes: B4164S, B4164S2, B4184S, B4184S2, B4194T.
The engine was installed on:
- Volvo S40 I (644) in 1997 – 2000;
- Volvo V40 I (645) in 1997 – 2000.
|Power output, hp||200|
|Torque output, Nm||300|
|Cylinder block||aluminum R4|
|Block head||aluminum 16v|
|Cylinder bore, mm||81|
|Piston stroke, mm||90|
|Recommended engine oil||5W-30|
|Engine oil capacity, liter||5.5|
|Euro standards||EURO 2|
|Fuel consumption, L/100 km (for Volvo S40 1999)
|Engine lifespan, km||~250 000|
Disadvantages of the B4194T engine
- Despite the forcing, this turbo engine is reliable and has an impressive resource;
- Many complaints are related to oil consumption due to clogged crankcase ventilation;
- Closer to 200,000 km, the main cause of the oil burn is the wear of the turbine shaft;
- The timing belt does not always run the prescribed 90,000 km, and when it breaks, the valves bend;
- The weak points of the engine include the fuel pump, the control unit and a number of sensors.