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by Sweed
Wed Feb 26, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Slipping on ice
Replies: 13
Views: 332

Re: Slipping on ice

Pumping helps but still not great. Ill check the tone rings when the weather gets a little bit better
by Sweed
Wed Feb 26, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Slipping on ice
Replies: 13
Views: 332

Re: Slipping on ice

Ordinarily id believe that, but these tires were on our focus originally and worked awesome on that car which was only front wheel drive. Maybe the volvo is just not the greatest on ice.
by Sweed
Wed Feb 26, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Slipping on ice
Replies: 13
Views: 332

Re: Slipping on ice

Ok, ill try to answer all these. 1. Only missing a ouple studs on the right rear tire. The siping and tread depth is close to like new. 2. If it's even remotely icy, the ABS kicks in with even the slightest amount of applied brake force, but still continues to slide way too far IMO. 3. Front brakes ...
by Sweed
Fri Feb 21, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Slipping on ice
Replies: 13
Views: 332

Slipping on ice

My 07 XC70 seems like is sliding a lot more than usual on mildly icy roads. The ABS kicks in extremely soon but the car still slides almost through stop signs. I am running 4 studded snow/ice tires as well. When taking off is also seems to not hook up quite as well as it did. In comparing it to cars...
by Sweed
Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Accelerator delay '06 XC70
Replies: 11
Views: 553

Re: Accelerator delay '06 XC70

Replaced tb unit. This definitely helped get a bit more low end throttle response. Next is fuel pressure regulator and fuel pump.
by Sweed
Sun Feb 16, 2020 7:22 am
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Brake Booster Leak
Replies: 10
Views: 383

Re: Brake Booster Leak

Leak fixed. Replaced both the master cyl o ring to booster and the pedal sensor. Thanks for all input.
by Sweed
Tue Feb 11, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Weird door lock problem xc70
Replies: 4
Views: 308

Re: Weird door lock problem xc70

Skymongrel wrote: Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:44 pm I had a random lock out this summer without the car running. I had place the key fob in the back of the wagon and closed the hatch. It locked! Never figured it out. Good luck. I'll monitor the responses you get!

Refer to my last response. Problem solved.
by Sweed
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Weird door lock problem xc70
Replies: 4
Views: 308

Re: Weird door lock problem xc70

I swapped the lock mechanism in the driver door. That did the trick. No more getting locked out.
by Sweed
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: Accelerator delay '06 XC70
Replies: 11
Views: 553

Re: Accelerator delay '06 XC70

I am changing the TB out this weekend. I will update my findings.
by Sweed
Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: V70, S60, V70-XC and XC-70 Cross Country from 2001 - 2007
Topic: 06 xc70 LCD when cold
Replies: 1
Views: 108

Re: 06 xc70 LCD when cold

FYI, replaced gauge cluster with a used ebay one. Viola. Working fine with wrong miles. It's a high mileage car anyway so who cares. I will disclose if I ever sell.