“[350-mile range] will represent the lower ‘bookend’ of our showroom range and, for now, it should give us as much access to the volume end of the EV market as we need.” — Polestar COO Jonathan Goodman. Speaking to Autocar at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (great name!) last week, Polestar Chief Operating Officer and Volvo veteran […]
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No fewer than four XC90 owners chime in on this forum thread with the same problem: their XC90 is pushing while they’re at a stoplight or just generally stopped, when the SUV is in Drive and their foot is on the brake. User klauzon1 issues the definitive answer when he writes …the torque converter of […]
Here are the major AC Parts & Components in Volvos. Here are photos and descriptions from the eEuroparts catalog. All these are covered in detail on eEuro’s outstanding AC components page. Moving off the clutch gap and recharging low refrigerant procedures, which themselves are absolutely viable “low-hanging fruit” AC possible fixes for your Volvo air conditioning problems, […]
I don’t want to make another blows cold then blows warm* post, because there are several of those already, but I do want to highlight Volvo DIY wizard Jimmy57’s explanation on this AC clutch gap problem, because it’s perfect. * undercharged, overcharged, or just right — doesn’t matter Let’s start with the question: ThreeBear, new […]
Thor’s Hammer is the nickname given to Volvo headlights since the second-generation XC90 debuted in 2015 on the SPA platform. It’s a distinctive shape that, well, looks like a hammer ;-). The headlights got the moniker Thor’s hammer because Volvo is Swedish, and modern-day Sweden was the center of the Viking Age. In Norse mythology, Thor is […]
IPD starts their Fathers’ Day Sale tomorrow! Check it out: Is there really any better way to celebrate Father’s Day than buying parts for your beloved Volvo and saving money at the same time? Okay, okay, maybe there is but that’s not going to stop us from throwing that idea out there. Beginning June 17 […]