Tag: Volvo 5-cylinder

History of the Volvo 5-Cylinder Engine

History of the Volvo 5 Cylinder

Volvo’s history is intrinsically intertwined with the Volvo 5 cylinder engine. More than any other auto maker (besides maybe Audi), Volvo’s name has become almost synonymous with this…

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No Compression in One Cylinder

When we were near town and stopped for a light the engine was shaking badly. Acceleration was slow with lots of exhaust noise. Checked compression the next day. All were 180 dry except #2 which was 0!