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by 850 LPT
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:48 am
Forum: Volvo Classifieds
Topic: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)
Replies: 1732
Views: 76863

Re: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)

The truly manly part here is driving in snowy conditions with the top down :shock:
by 850 LPT
Mon Apr 12, 2021 7:54 am
Forum: Volvo Classifieds
Topic: BaT Megathread
Replies: 34
Views: 533

Re: BaT Megathread

Here is a nice 122 with just the right amount of patina:

https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1966-volvo-122s-32/
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by 850 LPT
Mon Apr 12, 2021 5:38 am
Forum: Volvo Classifieds
Topic: 2001 C70 Coupe 2.3L For Sale. 82,000 miles
Replies: 1
Views: 54

Re: 2001 C70 Coupe 2.3L For Sale. 82,000 miles

That's a very nice looking Coupe. GLWS.
by 850 LPT
Wed Apr 07, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: P80:AWD.....new record?
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: P80:AWD.....new record?

Not having to deal with corroded bolts is probably making all the difference.
by 850 LPT
Mon Apr 05, 2021 5:28 am
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: 99' S70 weird coolant hose leak
Replies: 16
Views: 337

Re: 99' S70 weird coolant hose leak

abscate wrote: Sun Apr 04, 2021 7:03 am Is that a brass barb , JB welded into the hole on the radiator?
No, it's a regular tire valve. Actual valve part removed.
by 850 LPT
Sun Apr 04, 2021 6:59 am
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: 99' S70 weird coolant hose leak
Replies: 16
Views: 337

Re: 99' S70 weird coolant hose leak

I replaced the radiator yesterday and found something rather unusual. I have to say the PO got really creative. I am a little surprised it lasted this long since I have been driving the car for 2 years now, and who knows how long this was installed before I bought it.
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Dirk
by 850 LPT
Sun Apr 04, 2021 6:51 am
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: 1999 S70 T5 Radiator Leak
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: 1999 S70 T5 Radiator Leak

I just installed a Nissens in the S70 yesterday, for what it's worth. Seems to be well made but I have no historical data yet.
by 850 LPT
Wed Mar 31, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: What did you do to your Volvo today?
Replies: 5044
Views: 426549

Re: What did you do to your Volvo today?

bmdubya1198 wrote: Wed Mar 31, 2021 11:51 am
abscate wrote: Wed Mar 31, 2021 10:54 am
take on a small, easy project first.
Like dropping a S70 AWD rear axle....

:lol: :lol: :lol:
Precisely!
Changing windshield wipers is my favorite :lol:
by 850 LPT
Tue Mar 30, 2021 8:07 am
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: The Resurrection of Ekaterina 1999 S70 AWD silver Topic is solved
Replies: 82
Views: 2103

Re: The Resurrection of Ekaterina 1999 S70 AWD silver Topic is solved

The U hose from Carbon canister to canister shut off on the AWD is NLA but you can make one from a FWD J hose.... K I have to go back and search for the correct size, but I use a standard silicone hose from Amazon for these. Volvo part is too expensive and prone to failure. Just give it a nice amou...
by 850 LPT
Tue Mar 30, 2021 7:59 am
Forum: 850 and S70, V70, C70, V70-XC 1992-2000
Topic: Fuse Tap For Adding Electric Circuit Power
Replies: 12
Views: 237

Re: Fuse Tap For Adding Electric Circuit Power

I actually bought these from Autozone (in store), and yes 10 Amp max is also what the manufacturer says. I can double check, but if remember right, mine are made by Buss.