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2001 S60 T5 FWD Manual gearbox change

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Re: 2001 S60 T5 FWD Manual gearbox change

Post by tryingbe » Thu Jun 02, 2016 4:15 pm

nsjames wrote:A bearing/syncro kit shouldn't be more than a few hundred bucks.

Rebuild kit for FWD Volvo manual transmission does not exist. You get can get the differential bearings, but that's all you can get.
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Re: 2001 S60 T5 FWD Manual gearbox change

Post by nsjames » Fri Jun 03, 2016 8:58 am

that falls under the really dumb category.

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Re: 2001 S60 T5 FWD Manual gearbox change

Post by loshax » Sun Jun 19, 2016 1:26 pm

Hello guys!!!

I post it here for future readers. So finding the gearbox was a nightmere, but i managed to do it. Here is picture of a old gearbox. :D
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Re: 2001 S60 T5 FWD Manual gearbox change

Post by loshax » Sun Jun 19, 2016 1:36 pm

So i managed to find the right gearbox and send it to the shop.
Gearbox 100EUR
Transportation 100EUR
Replacement 400EUR

But now its like a new car :)
Problem was bearings, they just flew away, i got lucky that i didnt damadged enythin else :)
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Re: 2001 S60 T5 FWD Manual gearbox change

Post by tryingbe » Sun Jun 19, 2016 6:21 pm

What noise did it make?
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