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whats this part?

Post by darrylrobert » Sat May 16, 2020 7:32 am

Not sure if all xc70s have this but there is a small capacitor hidden underneath the engine fuse box...anyone know why? Item 10 in the diagram
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Re: whats this part?

Post by vtl » Sat May 16, 2020 9:25 am

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Re: whats this part?

Post by - Pete - » Sat May 16, 2020 10:02 am

My old pickup trucks all have one that look like that - for noise interference on the radio due to ignition RF bleed through. No idea if that’s what it does on a Volvo though :lol:
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Re: whats this part?

Post by darrylrobert » Sat May 16, 2020 10:33 pm

yes looking like its something to clean the voltage. If your radio is making engine noises.

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Re: whats this part?

Post by abscate » Sun May 17, 2020 3:58 am

I think that’s the warp core on an R, so that the owners think they are fast.
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