Teknikensvarld.se has the story… translated from Swedish: Just over two weeks ago, it was a big world premiere for the new Volvo V60, which is also featured at the car dealership downstairs in Geneva . The comments fields, not just here at Teknvarvarld.se, were overwhelmed by positive comments. In particular, the forms were praised that […]
Volvo Salvage has a handful of rare Volvo collector’s items for sale, including owners manuals for 142, 144, 145, 240, 850, S60 and more. Also, available are a Volvo Coloring Book, Volvo Road and Track 57-74 Collector’s Magazine, a Volvo ABS Training VHS Tape, and various other brochures, catalogs, and the like. If you’re interested in […]
This link provides a great How-To guide with photos and step-by-step instructions for replacing the air conditioner evaporator in Volvo 850 series vehicles. The guide can also be used for V70 and S70 series as the layouts are similar with only a few minor differences. Doing this replacement on your own can save you upwards […]
You want to do the valve seals while you’re at it. This is not an overkill because they are probably nearing the end of their life cycle and will develop oil seepage (just to make you feel regretful one day that you have to redo the gasket).
On another note, have you ever overheated the engine? Even if you haven’t, the mating surfaces for the head gasket need to be planed. There is usually a reason for the gasket to fail (and not always an apparent one).
Airbags Deployed, Good Volvo is Now Scrap One month ago my wife had a little crash into the back of a other car during “take off” on a traffic light. No other visible collision damage than few scratches on the front/tail bumper but… all air bags and belt tensioners fired, what means for me, that […]