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Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by jvl » Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:38 am

I have a '99 V70XC, it has 200k miles.
The bevel gear whines. Changing the oil didn't help. I don't know the current part number. Where is it located?

Located a good used angle gear for a reasonable price, but it's from a 1998 V70 awd. That part number is P9183972.

I know there's differences in flange sizes, and from what I've read they can be swapped, correct?

Are there any other differences?

My v70xc is a late '99 (VIN YV1LZ56K8Y2661331)

Thanks for any insights.

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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by 850 LPT » Wed Dec 05, 2018 6:47 am

There is a VIN brake in mid 98', from which point on the AWD is the same as 99'.

I will try to dig that up, I know I have a document somewhere that describes this.

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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by jvl » Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:26 am

Thanks Dirk, that would be amazing!
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2nd battery (with isolator)
2200w pure sine wave inverter
LED Work lights in tailgate
LED traffic advisor
RC parking lights

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8" underseat powered sub

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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by 850 LPT » Wed Dec 05, 2018 3:07 pm

I can't find the information on the VIN break anymore.

But, the part number for a 98' -99' angle gear is 8602679. That is the one I bought from Volvo a few years ago for my late 98' V70XC. That car was manufactured AFTER the VIN break and it is shared with 99'. So this one would be a direct fit for yours.

I don't know about the one you saw from the 98' AWD. I suspect it might be one from before the VIN break and would not fit. I will keep digging for the VIN break, I know it's in my e-mails somewhere...

Hope this helps,

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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by jvl » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:07 pm

Again, thanks much for looking this up, I will not proceed then unless I can get more certainty on the vin break.
This is all good info and helps me in my search.

Please let me know if you run into the e-mail about the vin break? The seller is parting out a car so I think I can get the VIN belonging to this angle gear from him.
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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by 850 LPT » Thu Dec 06, 2018 5:50 am

The last 6 digits in model year 98 must be higher than 465001. I gleaned this info from SS, you can read through this thread for more info:

https://forums.swedespeed.com/showthrea ... +VIN+break

Hope this helps,

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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by jvl » Thu Dec 06, 2018 11:17 am

Great! Thanks!
Based on the info from the topic you linked to, I've asked the seller for the VIN number and a picture of the flange and hope it turns out to be the right angle gear.
1999 V70XC. Stock, except.... I like tinkering:
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2nd battery (with isolator)
2200w pure sine wave inverter
LED Work lights in tailgate
LED traffic advisor
RC parking lights

audio
stock tweeters front and back
8" underseat powered sub

camping extras
'drawer system' in trunk
solar panel on roofrack



Feel free to PM for pics

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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by abscate » Fri Dec 07, 2018 6:41 am

Let’s put both part numbers and the VIN break info into this thread once done for searchability

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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by jvl » Fri Dec 07, 2018 10:26 am

Yeah, I also like to close the loop on threads for future readers but I haven't heard from the seller yet.
Will keep you posted Steve!
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electronics
2nd battery (with isolator)
2200w pure sine wave inverter
LED Work lights in tailgate
LED traffic advisor
RC parking lights

audio
stock tweeters front and back
8" underseat powered sub

camping extras
'drawer system' in trunk
solar panel on roofrack



Feel free to PM for pics

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Re: Will a '98 angle gear fit my '99 V70XC?

Post by rspi » Fri Dec 07, 2018 11:25 am

I was in that same situation a few years ago and may have documented that VIN break on one of my videos. I was given a VIN breat that was NOT correct. It was several hundred off. I did end up getting an angle gear that worked. My mechanic had to swap the cone over from one to the other.
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