Lack Of Power In My S80 T6 2000

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Lack Of Power In My S80 T6 2000

Postby wilsontorres » Wed Mar 05, 2008 2:24 am

Hi ,i have a S80 t6 2000 ,recently my car lose all the power,when the car is cool my max.speed is 20mil. and this is with all accelerate and when its hot i can get 50 or 60 mil ,the motor sounds like explosions when i accelerate,i already changed the gas filter,but the problem still,the problem may is the fuel pump? any help i will appreciate thanks a lot

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Postby MadeInJapan » Wed Mar 05, 2008 3:16 am

I'd say it's in "limp home mode," something the ECU does to protect the car. You need to get your codes read and not drive it until things are properly diagnosed and fixed.
'98 S70 T5 Emrld Grn Met/Beige Tons of Upgrades Mobil-1
'04 V70 2.5T Red/Taupe Some Upgrades Mobil-1
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Postby wilsontorres » Fri Mar 07, 2008 10:22 pm

Thanks alot,finally i take the car to the volvo dealer,and the problem was out of timming i pay $260 and all its work great ,thanks again

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Postby MadeInJapan » Fri Mar 07, 2008 11:01 pm

Glad to see you got it sorted
'98 S70 T5 Emrld Grn Met/Beige Tons of Upgrades Mobil-1
'04 V70 2.5T Red/Taupe Some Upgrades Mobil-1
'07 S40 T5 AWD 6 speed manual! Silver/Black Stage1 Heico & Elevate
'07 S60 2.5T Blue/Taupe- my kid's Volvo


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