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'04 XC70 Front Suspension Issue?

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'04 XC70 Front Suspension Issue?

Post by E Showell » Sat Jun 13, 2020 4:31 am

While chasing my misfire issue (another long forum thread), I noticed that the rubber donuts that sit above the strut tower inside the engine bay do not sit flush against the top of the strut towers (both sides). On every other Volvo I've owned, they have always sat perfectly flush. There is between a quarter and half inch gap. Does this spell impending disaster?
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