IPD sale XeMODeX - Experts in Volvo Electronics
Did you know? 🤔
Logged in users can get email notification of topic replies Log in or register (free).
Amazon Link Buy your stuff using this and it helps MVS!

P0600 serial comms problem

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

scot850
Posts: 5555
Joined: Mon Apr 05, 2010 2:46 pm
Year and Model: 2000 V70 R
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Has thanked: 7 times
Been thanked: 142 times
Canada
scot850

P0600 serial comms problem

Post by scot850 » Tue May 23, 2017 8:50 pm

How many gallons of gas do I need to set this piece of crap on fire and put an end to my suffering???

Everytime I fix one thing another thing breaks. After warring with the P1670 error (replaced the antenna ring that had been destroyed by PO (How??), then got a P0352 cylinder B (#2) faulty new Volvo coil pack. Then P1670 came back on . Re-set the door locks and then all good. Backed the car out of the garage to swap out the other 3 cars winter tires. Go to bring the car back in today, and get a ABS/Brake failure/engine check light and no signal for the trip and mileage (same issue I had with the 'R' a few days ago and went away again). Ran car back into garage threatened it with a lighted match in the fuel tank, and left it in disgrace. Went out again and scanned with my basic scanner and only code that came up was P0600. Re-set it twice, and then re-started the car and all warning lights back off for now. How can I be getting so many random warning lights which I was not getting before. Yes I have done a lot of repairs, but have cleaned all the contacts carefully and then reconnected as I went. So what is going on?

Neil.


2000 V70 R - still being an endless PITA
2006 XC70
2003 Toyota 4Runner V8 Limited
2015 Kia Sportage EX-L
1993 850 GLT -Sold
1998 V70 XC - Sold
1997 Volvo 850 SE NA - Went to niece in California - Sold
2000 V70 SE NA - New project and test bed - Sold

User avatar
abscate
MVS Moderator
Posts: 18815
Joined: Sun Feb 17, 2013 5:54 pm
Year and Model: 99T5 ,99S70,2005V70
Location: NYC, ALBANY NY
Has thanked: 221 times
Been thanked: 731 times
Trinidad & Tobago
abscate

Re: P0600 serial comms problem

Post by abscate » Tue May 23, 2017 9:06 pm

How good is the battery? Low voltage on CANBUS is crippling


Empty Nester
A Captain in a Sea of Estrogen
1999-V70-T5M56 2005-V70-M56 1999-S70 VW T4 BMW

scot850
Posts: 5555
Joined: Mon Apr 05, 2010 2:46 pm
Year and Model: 2000 V70 R
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Has thanked: 7 times
Been thanked: 142 times
Canada
scot850

Re: P0600 serial comms problem

Post by scot850 » Tue May 23, 2017 11:18 pm

Battery is about 6 months old and I just re-charged it 2 days ago and ran the car out of the garage and back in, so only started twice! I will put my battery tester on it and see what is says, as I am at a loss as to why all the weird random issues.

Neil.


2000 V70 R - still being an endless PITA
2006 XC70
2003 Toyota 4Runner V8 Limited
2015 Kia Sportage EX-L
1993 850 GLT -Sold
1998 V70 XC - Sold
1997 Volvo 850 SE NA - Went to niece in California - Sold
2000 V70 SE NA - New project and test bed - Sold

brunocerous
Posts: 274
Joined: Tue Oct 27, 2015 5:24 pm
Year and Model: 1998 V70
Location: Maplewood, New Jersey
Has thanked: 34 times
Been thanked: 7 times
United States of America
brunocerous

Re: P0600 serial comms problem

Post by brunocerous » Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:41 am

Hi Neil,

I read through your other thread ( viewtopic.php?f=1&t=81868 ) for the P0600 issue, which I'm now getting along with an SRS light on my '00 V70 n/a m/t, and I was just wondering if you've had that code come up again.

Thanks for all your great documentation on your own 2000 V70.

Bruno


2000 V70, base, MT, 'The Silver Bullet'
1998 V70, base, AT, 'Blue Steel'
1998 V70 T5, AT, project
1999 V70 XC AWD, AT (RIP)
1998 S70 T5, AT (RIP)

Post Reply