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Exterior Plastic Components

The following is a list of the plastic components on a variety of Volvo models. Abbreviations in the listings state the type of material the component is made of.
700/900 PLASTIC MATERIAL
Bumper Underside(4) PP/EPDM modified polypropylene
Bumper top side(2) PP/EPDM modified polypropylene
Side panel(6) PP/EPDM modified polypropylene
Spoiler(5) PP/EPDM modified polypropylene
Rear view mirror (3) PPO/SB polyfenyloxide
Gasoline cap (9) PBT polyamide
  P/PE polyester (740) up to and incl. 1990 models
Strip under the headlights(1) ABS acrylonitrile butadene/styrene copolymer
Waist border (7) PUR modified polypropylene
Door handle 4/5 doors PA (reinforced glass fibre)
Hatch spoiler (10) PUR  
Bottom swells (8) PP/EPDM modified polypropylene
  (740 and 760 up to incl. 1987 models) modified PA (760 from 1988 models.)
200 PLASTIC MATERIAL
Bumpers (3) PP/EPDM modified polypropylene
Spoilers (5) PP/EPDM modified polypropylene
Rear view mirror (3) modified PPO polyfenyl oxide
Door strip (4) PVC polyvinyl chloride
Grille (2) ABS acrylonitrile butadene/stryrene copolymer
800 PLASTIC MATERIAL
Rear view mirror (1) modified PPO
(Noryl PX 1112)
Polyfenyl oxide
Spoiler (2) modified PPO
(Noryl BN 13)
Polyfenyl oxide
Bumpers (3) PP/EPDM
(approx. 30 rubber)
modified polypropene
Bottom swells (4) PC/PBT
(Xenoy CL101)
modified polypropene
Spoiler (5) PP/EPDM
(approx. 30 rubber)
modified polypropene
Strip under headlights (6) PA/PPO Polyamide/polyfenyloxide
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