Everything is fine until suddenly you can't turn the ignition key to start the car.
A repair by the dealer could cost you up to $700.00.
However, with a new column lock, a few tools and a couple hours you can save yourself $500.00!
Step 1: Tools and parts
#40 star head socket - about $6.00 at Auto-Zone
Ratchet wrench, 3/8 drive
#2 Philips screw drivers, long and short
Straight blade screwdriver
Sharp center punch
NEW 1/8 inch drill bit
Easy-out for "7/64 inch bit"
Column lock - Volvo part number V30887387 - cost as of July 2013 $153.78
Shear bolts, 2 - Volvo part number V30621314 - cost $26.34 for the pair
You will also need the ignition key