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by pottypaula
Sun Jul 28, 2013 7:54 am
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: Clicking noise
Replies: 0
Views: 4868

Clicking noise

Sometimes when I brake I hear a click. I thought it was coming from passenger side but my Son says it sounds more towards the back. Have looked on Google and it came up with brake caliper. Thought I would ask on here before I visit the garage.
by pottypaula
Wed Feb 16, 2011 12:07 pm
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: squealing and high emissions
Replies: 7
Views: 3291

Re: squealing

Drive belt was replaced along with the water pump. Got the engine type sorted. Just leaves the high emissions. No point sorting squealing if it wont pass MOT
by pottypaula
Tue Feb 15, 2011 3:53 pm
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: squealing and high emissions
Replies: 7
Views: 3291

Re: squealing

No idea. But its now the least of my worries. Car failed MOT on emmisions. The Mechanic said not a problem it can be fixed by adjusting the c.o. potentiometer. But he couldnt find it. Looked in Haynes manual, not where they said it is. Mechanic came to the conclusion that I cant have a 1.7 engine. S...
by pottypaula
Sun Feb 13, 2011 3:30 am
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: squealing and high emissions
Replies: 7
Views: 3291

Re: squealing

Water pump replaced. Drive belt fine. Still squeals. Nearly all the time now and a lot louder.
by pottypaula
Mon Oct 25, 2010 11:07 am
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: squealing and high emissions
Replies: 7
Views: 3291

squealing and high emissions

A couple of weeks ago my car started squeeling. It would only last a few minutes. Last week my car started to overheat even on short journeys. The temperature guage would shoot up to the red. So I'd pull over turn the engine off. After waiting for the car to cool down I'd start the car but it wouldn...
by pottypaula
Sat Sep 26, 2009 3:12 am
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: smoking
Replies: 3
Views: 1408

Re: smoking

The car did stop. It was like starting a manuel car in gear. Or not quite in gear. The smoke was light grey.
by pottypaula
Fri Sep 25, 2009 8:04 am
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: smoking
Replies: 3
Views: 1408

smoking

I went to reverse my 1993 440si automatic the other day and it felt like I had hit something ( I hadn't I did check after). Smoke suddenly surounded the front of my car. By the time I had gotten out my car; after the initial shock; the smoke had gone. I drove it home ok. it has only happened once si...