I’d Pass on This Used Volvo

2005 Volvo I do not have the title – $3000 (Denver)  condition: fair drive: 4wd fuel: gas odometer: 130000 title status: missing transmission: automatic Hello I’m trying to sell my crappie Volvo I don’t have the title because I took a car title loan out on it and they have disappeared I’ve been unable to… Read the full article…

Transmission/Drive-E Problem on New S60 Models?

It looks like there may be a transmission or transmission programming problem with Volvo S60 models with the Drve-E engine. Here’s a post on Volvo’s own support forum about the problem. MVS member odonnebj has a Drve-E problem in his 2015.5 S60 that may be related. He includes sound files in his post, but it’s hard to get… Read the full article…

accessories.volvocars.com Is Amazing

Accessories.volvocars.com

Here’s a fantastic trove of Volvo information that takes the form of PDF (downloadable) files, a Winter Wheel Configurator, and many other things… including diagrams on how to install the thousands of Volvo accessories listed in these documents. It’s shockingly good. Astoundingly, it covers everything from the 1982 Volvo 700-series to every 2018 model Volvo sells. Take… Read the full article…

2012 S60 Blown Engine

I posted this on the MVS Facebook page, and the thread continues to grow in the MVS forums… but this isn’t sitting well with me. Forums member Brian — username bkw1962 — got word back from Volvo Corporation North America that they’ve denied his claim on his 2012 Volvo S60. The engine is blown after… Read the full article…

The New Volvo S90

After a monumentally, excruciatingly long run with only one major update, the Volvo S80 will be replaced next year by an all-new model named the S90. Volvo S90 facts: It’s based on Volvo’s Scalable Product Architecture, the same platform used for the new XC90 The largest engine it will have is a 4-cylinder, but higher… Read the full article…

2004-2007 Volvo R Owner’s Guide

Here’s a list of posts and DIYs that should help any P2 R owner, from fluid questions to which tires to buy. Use it to compare your P2 R ownership experience. While I wrote about owning an R car when I did, much of the material linked to from this post was written by other owners. As always, thanks to those who have shared what they know.