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1997 850 NA Black

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morgant
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Year and Model: 1997 850
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1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Sun Mar 18, 2012 12:33 pm

2012-03-18

- 6qt Pennzoil 10w30 High Mileage
- Mobile 1 filter


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
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Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Sun Mar 18, 2012 3:13 pm

2012-03-18

Temporarily installed spare heater blower, didn't resolve issue of fan only working on high, so must be the blower resistor. Reinstalled the original heater blower.


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
Location: Shelburne, VT, US
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morgant

Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Sun Mar 18, 2012 7:28 pm

2012-03-15

- Had exhaust hangers welded back onto exhaust.
- Passed Vermont state inspection.


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
Location: Shelburne, VT, US
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morgant

Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Sat Mar 24, 2012 4:23 pm

2012-03-24

1st of 4 transmission fluid drain & fills:
  • 3.5qt Valvoline DEX/MERC ATF


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
Location: Shelburne, VT, US
Has thanked: 0
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United States of America
morgant

Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Sat Mar 31, 2012 7:08 pm

2012-03-31

2nd of 4 transmission fluid drain & fills:

3.5qt Valvoline DEX/MERC ATF


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
Location: Shelburne, VT, US
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
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morgant

Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Sun Apr 15, 2012 8:40 pm

2012-04-15

3rd of 4 transmission fluid drain & fills:

3.5qt Valvoline DEX/MERC ATF


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
Location: Shelburne, VT, US
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
United States of America
morgant

Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Tue Apr 24, 2012 9:03 am

2012-04-22

4th of 4 transmission fluid drain & fills:

4qt Valvoline DEX/MERC ATF


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
Location: Shelburne, VT, US
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
United States of America
morgant

Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Mon May 07, 2012 6:24 am

2012-05-06
  • Rain-X Latitude 21" windshield wiper blades (driver & passenger)


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
Location: Shelburne, VT, US
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
United States of America
morgant

Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Tue May 15, 2012 6:15 am

2012-05-12:
  • New, genuine Volvo rear license plate bracket & bolts
  • Sanded & primed minor rust underneath rear license plate bracket


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

morgant
Posts: 62
Joined: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:16 am
Year and Model: 1997 850
Location: Shelburne, VT, US
Has thanked: 0
Been thanked: 0
United States of America
morgant

Re: 1997 850 NA Black

Post by morgant » Tue May 15, 2012 6:17 am

2012-05-13:
  • 6qt Pennzoil 10w30 High Mileage
  • Volvo filter


rikuwoiku — to travel overland.
1982 Series III 88" RHD w/2.8L Daihatsu diesel
1997 Volvo 850 sedan

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