MVS Volvo Forums member skippyxc90 scores a touchdown (hey, it’s Superbowl 49 in 3 days) with this outstanding Volvo XC90 3.2 Transmission Flush DIY. He performed it on his 2008 XC90. Save a few hundred dollars by doing it yourself. Here’s how. I’m about to perform a complete transmission flush. These are the steps that […]
Transmission Drain n Fill vs. Flush Real world advice from Volvo owners who have done one or another – and the results. Transmission Flush not recommended for 850’s
Stage 0 means to get your Volvo’s critical systems as close to new as you can get, or alternately, to get your Volvo’s components replaced or rebuilt in all areas that can cause problems.
It’s done to increase reliability, economy, in preparation for performance modifications, or all three.
On the top of the radiator on the drivers side is the transmission-to-radiator inlet line and port. There is a clip holding the inlet line to the inlet port. This needs to be removed. It is easily done with snap-ring pliers…
MVS Volvo Forums member sarawi kicks off a great discussion in regards to the transmission fluid on his 1999 S-70AWD. 1999+ Volvo Transmission Fluid Caveat.