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by gmh
Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: OBD (Part A) replaement 95 S/W None Turbo Topic is solved
Replies: 2
Views: 156

Re: OBD (Part A) replaement 95 S/W None Turbo Topic is solved

I assume you have seen this:
https://www.matthewsvolvosite.com/read-codes-volvo-850
Do any of the other ports (A or B) work?
Can you read engine codes from A2?
by gmh
Sat Mar 14, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 1119
Views: 32835

Re: Coronavirus Thread

I love what the South Koreans have done to stop sick people from going to hospitals and jamming them up. The have drive thru testing stations. Drive up get swabbed and go home and wait results. Neil. This should be coming for USA, once we have testing capacity. Already happening in Denver, though n...
by gmh
Wed Feb 12, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: 97 850 T5 Temperature gauge works intermittently
Replies: 9
Views: 424

Re: 97 850 T5 Temperature gauge works intermittently

Found this pic online the entire sensor is circled in red (connector at bottom of circle):
coolant temp sensor connector.jpg
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by gmh
Mon Feb 10, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: Connectors under the rear seats
Replies: 9
Views: 382

Re: Connectors under the rear seats

From:
https://www.volvopartswebstore.com/show ... ct=1241247
Likely all discontinued.
heater2.jpg
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by gmh
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: Connectors under the rear seats
Replies: 9
Views: 382

Re: Connectors under the rear seats

scot850 wrote: Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:49 am Yes, these are the mythical rear seat heater options that abscate keeps talking about. It was an actual option.

Neil.
I believe the rear seat heaters are much more common than the 3rd seat heaters:)
by gmh
Sat Dec 21, 2019 12:27 pm
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: 1998 S70 T5 Another HVAC Problem, flashing ECC lights, No fan (read codes?)
Replies: 9
Views: 571

Re: 1998 S70 T5 Another HVAC Problem, flashing ECC lights, No fan (read codes?)

Here's the link to the how to build a flash code reader thread:
viewtopic.php?t=60660
Very useful for reading ECC codes.

Here is my homemade version using the obd1 port salvaged from my 94 850 and an obdII splitter:
flash code reader.jpg
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by gmh
Wed Nov 27, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Itself
Topic: MVS Volvo Repair Help in your area - hands on help from a fellow MVS'er
Replies: 27
Views: 12339

Re: MVS Volvo Repair Help in your area - hands on help from a fellow MVS'er

Anyone near Boulder, CO, with a VIDA DICE who can set the calibrate on my steering angle sensor, before I try replacing the SAS? I have the anti-skid off message. 2007 Volvo S60 2.5T. I can drive to your location. I'm in Lafayette and have VIDA DICE and would be happy to do that. Of course I don't ...
by gmh
Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: Cooling Fan not coming on
Replies: 12
Views: 413

Re: Cooling Fan not coming on

subzerocarfanatic wrote: Tue Nov 26, 2019 7:29 am i'm getting a new temp sensor.
The wisdom of the forum has decided that only the Volvo brand ($59 at IPD) or SWF/Valeo ($46 at FCP) is appropriate for this critical part. A search will find many problems others have had with lesser priced units.