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Looking under your car...should you do it? (98 S70, N/A)

Help, Advice and DIY Tutorials on Volvo's extremely popular car line -- Volvo's 1990s "bread and butter" cars -- powered by the ubiquitous and durable Volvo inline 5-cylinder engine.

1992 - 1997 850, 850 R, 850 T5-R, 850 T5, 850 GLT
1997 - 2000 S70, S70 AWD
1997 - 2000 V70, V70 AWD
1997 - 2000 V70-XC
1997 - 2004 C70

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Re: Looking under your car...should you do it? (98 S70, N/A)

Post by brunocerous » Thu Feb 25, 2016 2:06 pm

Really great to read all the suggestions. My PS lines are probably way more rusted than yours, but then I am getting about a cup a day of PS fluid on the driveway. :O (Actually, it seems to have subsided again, though I do still need a new steering rack. Sigh.)

Oh, and those are stalactites. :)
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Re: Looking under your car...should you do it? (98 S70, N/A)

Post by abscate » Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:40 am

So, four years later, what’s the verdict?

You’ve driven a luxury brand car for 4 years with a cost of4-5k in Parts?

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