Brake Fluid 201

MVS Sponsor FCP Euro wrote a nice summary of brake fluid. Like all automotive fields, this one has come a long way in the hundred+ years cars have existed. If you haven’t read the latest on brake fluid in a decade or two, or need to know if you can mix two different types of fluid, this is the reference for you.

Change Brake Pads, Rotors XC90

A wealth of information on changing brake pads and rotors on your XC90 “So I am going to replace the pads/rotors on my XC90, I am pretty excited that they are original and I have 56K on the car. With that success rate I am REALLY leaning towards full OEM this go around, I usually […]

1998 Volvo V70 Brake Hydraulics Overhaul

1998 Volvo V70 brake system overhaul

Brake Hoses, Caliper Seals/Dust Boots Rebuild Tutorial MVS Contributor and Member CN90 documented his thorough brake hydraulics overhaul and posted it in the forum. His tutorial is the next best thing to a Volvo tech sitting next to you saying things like “Now turn that nut counterclockwise. Good.” CN90’s DIY Brake Hydraulic System Overhaul on […]