Replacing Exhaust on Volvo 140 Cars

Replacing Volvo 140 Exhaust -

MattinEugene » I have a 73 145 (B20F). When I got it the exhaust was pretty well shot, so I had a muffler shop put on a new exhaust. It sounds like a farm tractor. I believe originally they had two mufflers (and a resonator?). I’ve had a different muffler put on, and it still sounds terrible. […]

Fix a Rusted Exhaust on a Volvo

Need to fix a rusted exhaust on a Volvo? MVS contributor xHeart documents fixing his rusted, broken, leaking exhaust on his Volvo. This saga included a Class A fiasco on the part of Parts Geek shipping mislabeled and dented exhaust, then shipping an exhaust for a completely different Volvo. What a mess. The two ends […]

DIY 1998 Volvo V70 Exhaust Manifold Replacement

Alright, my exhaust leak has been chronic for a few years, as it turns out, it is a leak at the Flex Pipe, just in front of the Catalytic. It gets worse and noisy, so I decided to tackle it.

Search forum for “OBX Exhaust Manifold” brand, about $200 on ebay etc., many people seem OK with it. I could not find any long-term report (such as 5 years or more) of happiness with OBX, also from my research the Honda people have some issues with OBX. Since this is a job I don’t want to do again for another 10 years, I decided to go with Volvo OEM because the OEM held up for more than 10 years!