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What did you put off doing to your P2 Volvo today....... Now Sticky!

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Re: What did you put off doing to your P2 Volvo today....... Now Sticky!

Post by erikv11 » Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:55 am

The blower motor has been squeaking all winter on the S60. So I bought another blower and put it in the garage. Problem fixed! Basically.
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Re: What did you put off doing to your P2 Volvo today....... Now Sticky!

Post by hethaerto » Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:24 am

lol
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Re: What did you put off doing to your P2 Volvo today....... Now Sticky!

Post by 850 LPT » Fri Apr 13, 2018 1:22 pm

Absolutely no inspections except for emissions in Connecticut either, totally crazy!

Well, I did put off getting an alignment done and the tires balanced. Being reminded every time I drive it though :o
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Re: What did you put off doing to your P2 Volvo today....... Now Sticky!

Post by 01_Nautic_V70 » Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:04 pm

I've continued to put off looking into the ETM on my 2001. Getting an error code (P0121) about once every other month. Really need to look into that this spring.

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Post by Free2drive! » Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:48 am

Put off changing noisy starter motor, since fall. Then it dawned on me today that I'd be stuck if it fails for good..can't jump start it or push start it due to the auto box.
Off to upullit.
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Post by Georgeandkira » Fri May 11, 2018 7:00 am

For the effort involved I'd go for a rebuilt unit or even a new starter.
Great town, York.

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Re: What did you put off doing to your P2 Volvo today....... Now Sticky!

Post by abscate » Fri May 11, 2018 9:41 am

Georgeandkira wrote: ↑
Fri May 11, 2018 7:00 am
For the effort involved I'd go for a rebuilt unit or even a new starter.
Great town, York.
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Re: What did you put off doing to your P2 Volvo today....... Now Sticky!

Post by BlackBart » Tue May 15, 2018 4:33 pm

erikv11 wrote: ↑
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:55 am
The blower motor has been squeaking all winter on the S60. So I bought another blower and put it in the garage. Problem fixed!
wait...I do that..... What's the problem?
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Re: What did you put off doing to your P2 Volvo today....... Now Sticky!

Post by erikv11 » Tue May 15, 2018 9:33 pm

BlackBart wrote: ↑
Tue May 15, 2018 4:33 pm
erikv11 wrote: ↑
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:55 am
The blower motor has been squeaking all winter on the S60. So I bought another blower and put it in the garage. Problem fixed!
wait...I do that..... What's the problem?
Next time your car needs something let me know - I may already have it in my garage. Could save you a few bucks!
'95 854 T5-R, Motronic 4.4, 185k
'96 855 NA, 145k
'98 S70 NA, 220k (living out west)
'98 V70, T5 tune-injectors-turbo, LPT engine, 285k
'06 S60 R, 165k
'99 Camry V6 :shock: 125k
gone: '96 NA 850 210k, '98 NA V70 182k

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