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1998 Base V70

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cdnbluez
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Year and Model: 09 C30/98 V70/99 S70
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1998 Base V70

Post by cdnbluez » Thu Feb 23, 2012 11:19 am

February 22, 2012. Replaced the radiator with a new OEM rad. Replaced rubber boot on drivers side drive shaft. Bought the rad last year for $150 off kijiji. Paid $250 parts and labour for a total of $400 cash.


1999 S70 5speed
1998 V70 SE
2004 XC70
2003 BMW 540i
1981 Chev Z28 44k miles
Previous Volvos:'01 V70, '02 V70 awd, '97 855, '90 745 Turbo+, '90 745 16v, '89 780 Bertone Turbo+, '86 760 Turbo+, '82 240 GL

cdnbluez
Posts: 120
Joined: Fri Jan 14, 2011 6:55 am
Year and Model: 09 C30/98 V70/99 S70
Location: Toronto, Canada
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cdnbluez

Re: 1998 Base V70

Post by cdnbluez » Thu Mar 08, 2012 11:26 am

Replaced 15" steel rims/snows with a set of 16" steel rims/snows. Bought all four rims/tires for $100, 9/32nd tread remaining, 205/55/16 Gislaveds.


1999 S70 5speed
1998 V70 SE
2004 XC70
2003 BMW 540i
1981 Chev Z28 44k miles
Previous Volvos:'01 V70, '02 V70 awd, '97 855, '90 745 Turbo+, '90 745 16v, '89 780 Bertone Turbo+, '86 760 Turbo+, '82 240 GL

cdnbluez
Posts: 120
Joined: Fri Jan 14, 2011 6:55 am
Year and Model: 09 C30/98 V70/99 S70
Location: Toronto, Canada
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
Canada
cdnbluez

Re: 1998 Base V70

Post by cdnbluez » Tue Mar 13, 2012 1:40 pm

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March 13th, replaced right rear trail arm bushing, $140 installed.
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1999 S70 5speed
1998 V70 SE
2004 XC70
2003 BMW 540i
1981 Chev Z28 44k miles
Previous Volvos:'01 V70, '02 V70 awd, '97 855, '90 745 Turbo+, '90 745 16v, '89 780 Bertone Turbo+, '86 760 Turbo+, '82 240 GL

cdnbluez
Posts: 120
Joined: Fri Jan 14, 2011 6:55 am
Year and Model: 09 C30/98 V70/99 S70
Location: Toronto, Canada
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
Canada
cdnbluez

Re: 1998 Base V70

Post by cdnbluez » Fri Apr 06, 2012 8:38 pm

April 6th replaced rear shocks and shock mounts with Bilstein Touring. Added 16" hubcaps for snows, bought a set of load bars.


1999 S70 5speed
1998 V70 SE
2004 XC70
2003 BMW 540i
1981 Chev Z28 44k miles
Previous Volvos:'01 V70, '02 V70 awd, '97 855, '90 745 Turbo+, '90 745 16v, '89 780 Bertone Turbo+, '86 760 Turbo+, '82 240 GL

cdnbluez
Posts: 120
Joined: Fri Jan 14, 2011 6:55 am
Year and Model: 09 C30/98 V70/99 S70
Location: Toronto, Canada
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
Canada
cdnbluez

Re: 1998 Base V70

Post by cdnbluez » Mon Apr 16, 2012 7:37 am

April 14th swapped snow tires for summer wheels. Had 2 wheels re-balanced, and added a 5th Meteor rim/tire to use as a full size spare.
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1999 S70 5speed
1998 V70 SE
2004 XC70
2003 BMW 540i
1981 Chev Z28 44k miles
Previous Volvos:'01 V70, '02 V70 awd, '97 855, '90 745 Turbo+, '90 745 16v, '89 780 Bertone Turbo+, '86 760 Turbo+, '82 240 GL

cdnbluez
Posts: 120
Joined: Fri Jan 14, 2011 6:55 am
Year and Model: 09 C30/98 V70/99 S70
Location: Toronto, Canada
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
Canada
cdnbluez

Re: 1998 Base V70

Post by cdnbluez » Tue Sep 18, 2012 11:28 am

In July, replaced the plugs, wires, cap and rotor with OEM parts. Had the windows tinted.
August 29th, replaced muffler and tailpipe. Changed oil. Got 2 Thule bicycle carriers for free. Installed an egg-crate grill from a 1999 XC70.
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1999 S70 5speed
1998 V70 SE
2004 XC70
2003 BMW 540i
1981 Chev Z28 44k miles
Previous Volvos:'01 V70, '02 V70 awd, '97 855, '90 745 Turbo+, '90 745 16v, '89 780 Bertone Turbo+, '86 760 Turbo+, '82 240 GL

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