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by pmondrian
Thu Aug 13, 2015 2:53 pm
Forum: Volvo S40 & V40 Forum 2000-2004
Topic: 2001 S40 Checking Automatic Transmission Fluid
Replies: 5
Views: 1707

Re: 2001 S40 Checking Automatic Transmission Fluid

With the engine off, I just checked the atf by putting my arm in between the fans and the hoses. It didn't seem possible to go behind the hose but I will try that next. Thanks.
by pmondrian
Thu Aug 13, 2015 12:58 pm
Forum: Volvo S40 & V40 Forum 2000-2004
Topic: 2001 v40 p0133 mystery
Replies: 1
Views: 684

Re: 2001 v40 p0133 mystery

I replaced both oxygen sensors whem i got the p0133 code and it went away.

I've read that different code readers confuse the front and rear oxygen sensor codes.
by pmondrian
Thu Aug 13, 2015 8:59 am
Forum: Volvo S40 & V40 Forum 2000-2004
Topic: 2001 S40 Checking Automatic Transmission Fluid
Replies: 5
Views: 1707

Re: 2001 S40 Checking Automatic Transmission Fluid

Thanks for the reply and the glove recommendation. How do you protect yourself from the radiator fans?
by pmondrian
Wed Aug 12, 2015 8:10 pm
Forum: Volvo S40 & V40 Forum 2000-2004
Topic: 2001 S40 Checking Automatic Transmission Fluid
Replies: 5
Views: 1707

2001 S40 Checking Automatic Transmission Fluid

I have 180K on my S40 and think it needs a ATF change. Reading the forums here, I have a question: Is it possible to check thr ATF on a 2001 s40 while the engine is running without having it be on a lift? The dipstick is under the radiator hose and it appears to be inaccessible from above when the c...
by pmondrian
Wed Aug 12, 2015 8:09 pm
Forum: Volvo S40 & V40 Forum 2000-2004
Topic: 2001 S40 Checking Automatic Transmission Fluid
Replies: 1
Views: 518

2001 S40 Checking Automatic Transmission Fluid

I have 180K on my S40 and think it needs a ATF change. Reading the forums here, I have a question: Is it possible to check thr ATF on a 2001 s40 while the engine is running without having it be on a lift? The dipstick is under the radiator hose and it appears to be inaccessible from above when the c...
by pmondrian
Wed Aug 12, 2015 3:49 pm
Forum: Volvo S40 & V40 Forum 2000-2004
Topic: 2001 s40 misfire cylinder 3 I'm missing the reason
Replies: 4
Views: 964

Re: 2001 s40 misfire cylinder 3 I'm missing the rea

I had the same misfire codes for cylinder 3 and rough idling, occasionally. I replaced the coil and wires a month ago and the problem seems fixed.

Good luck!

2001 S40, 180k