Thanks to vegasjetskier, we now have instructions on how to replace the plugs on an ’01 T6 S80 (man, there’s a lot to remove just to get to the plugs!).
- Spark plug gaps
Spark plug gapsPlatinum or regular spark plugs? "...Get some regular Bosch copper plugs (cheap...less than $2 each)...if the gap is at .02, you'll need to get a gap tool (cheap- usually $.99 at the counter) to spread it to .028 inches (not mm)."
- 2001 S80 T6 Siren Module Replacement/Repair - How To
This might apply to other P2 cars as well. Thanks vegasjetskier for a great job (again)! 2001 S80 T6 Siren Module Replacement/Repair - How To
- 2001 S80 T6 Turbo Replacement DIY
MVS Forums member abdomar528 documented this Volvo S80 turbo swap with many good photos to illustrate the steps he took during his oustanding 2001 S80 T6 Turbo Replacement DIY. Here's an example of what abdomar wrote for Step 15: "BEFORE placing the oil return line seals back into position, you want to use some silicone to stick the gasket into place. Let it dry so that it does not budge. You will not be able to see anything happening while you put the drivers side line into place. You can only feel whats going on down there. When doing the drivers side, you want to double and triple check by feel that the turbo gasket has not moved to the side during installation. You will find yourself cursing a lot because it wants to move…