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How to Remove Intake Manifold

How to Remove Intake Manifold

How to get the intake manfold off?

New MVS member Skkele:

I’m doing a PCV replacement on my P2 V70 at 62k miles, it started consuming oil at an alarming rate.

I am having trouble loosening that last passenger side lower bolt.

Any tips other than a universal joint and wobble extension?

This Ain’t All…

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2001 XC70 Tail Lights Keep Blowing

Tail Lights keep blowing

When I stopped buying by part number and instead by wattage and base style, I finally got a set of bulbs that have all been going strong for over six months.

This Ain’t All…

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MVS Newsletter – October 2016

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MVS Newsletter - October 2016

Happy Halloween!

October 2016 MVS Newsletter

MVS advertisers keep this site on the Web. When you buy from them and mention MVS sent you we all win. Thanks.

Here’s what’s cookin:

This Ain’t All…


Parting Out a P80: What to Save

Parting Out a P80: parts

We Ask The Hard Questions

MVS Moderator abscate lists items he would save on a P80 going to the junkyard… Parting Out a P80.

  • Fuel injectors
  • Ignition coils
  • ETM
  • Remove manifold, then starter, alternator
  • Abs module
  • Wheel sensor (cut wires at rear)
  • Every relay in the fuse box
  • Radiator cap
  • Overflow bottle
  • Power steering fluid reservoir
  • Purge valve
  • ETC
  • Thermostat and housing
  • Power window switch
  • PnP switch
  • Headlight switch

This Ain’t All…

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S60 Clutch Replacement

S60 Clutch Replacement

How hard of a job is an S60 clutch replacement? MVS Moderator abscate, and MVS Contributors tryingbe and kcodyjr go into detail on what to buy, what tools you need, and a general summary of the work involved. They give a good account of the scope and cost of replacing the clutch on a modern, front-wheel-drive Volvo (1990s-2000s). This Ain’t All…

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