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  1. Thread: Tailgate Woes

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    Excellent thread and thanks as usual to JRL for...

    Excellent thread and thanks as usual to JRL for his normal good advise. As to the "dual lock v/s single lock" issue; iPDusa.com describes it as the number of times you have to press the fob to...
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    Driveline Howling Fixed! 2000 V70XC AWD

    10 months ago we started noticing a howling noise that increased and decreased with speed. It got steadily louder as time went on. I tried several diagnostic solutions with no success. The local...
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    I replaced the Nivomat's a year and a half ago at...

    I replaced the Nivomat's a year and a half ago at 137K miles, because the right one started leaking. I didn't notice a sag although replacing them may have raised it an inch or two. I didn't know...
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    Since the repair job we have put about 1,000...

    Since the repair job we have put about 1,000 miles on the car and so far, so good. It's probably way too soon to say but maybe I made a big deal about nothing.... I think it will be hard to...
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    Fuel Filter Nightmare, 2000 V70XC

    During my 150K mile maintenance, I took my 2000 V70XC to a local garage for fuel filter replacement and rear differential oil change procedures. I provided the Bosch fuel filter and Volvo...
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    I was able to get the shiftlock button to come...

    I was able to get the shiftlock button to come back up by hitting the console surface with the index finger knuckle of my right hand. Remember to put key back into the I position while doing this!
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    Anybody like the C70?

    Kid is getting older, thinking of my midlife crisis.... Are the old ones any good?
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    Anybody change the timing belt themselves?

    Anybody change the timing belt themselves?
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    IPD http://www.ipdusa.com/ has a great...

    IPD http://www.ipdusa.com/ has a great transmission flush kit with instructions on how to do a "complete" flush the first time. Involves getting 4 gallon milk containers, a piece of 1" tubing and a...
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    Nice garage. I'm jealous...

    Nice garage. I'm jealous... <:
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    http://www.ipdusa.com/

    http://www.ipdusa.com/
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    http://www.ipdusa.com/ IPD has specific...

    http://www.ipdusa.com/ IPD has specific instructions and a kit if you don't want to make your own. It pretty easy. You can do it without having new gaskets (small and inexpensive) but its pretty...
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    http://www.ipdusa.com/ and call these guys, they...

    http://www.ipdusa.com/ and call these guys, they are great.
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    Pictures

    Does anybody have pictures of what is under those access panels?
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    I appreciate your time.

    Thanks for the help JRL, db130, BEJinFBK & thebracko. db130, the picture on page 4 of the second link shows the access ports I was hopeing would let me inspect for a loose wire or broken connection....
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    http://www.ipdusa.com/ I worked on mine a couple...

    http://www.ipdusa.com/ I worked on mine a couple years ago, still good! <:
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    I went out and tried it again. Here is a...

    I went out and tried it again. Here is a picture, I hope <:
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    That works for the seat but the seat-back panel...

    That works for the seat but the seat-back panel is very securely attached.
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    Third seat removal to access gas tank

    I must be missing something. How do I remove the third seat panel?

    Several months ago the local gas station supreme tank-vent clogged up and I got 5 gallons of water into my XC tank before I...
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    As a fellow Alaskan I can attest to the value of...

    As a fellow Alaskan I can attest to the value of the Certification program. As I see it, the certification from the Dealer is verification that the "used" car meets the standard to qualifiy for the...
  21. Poll: The official color name is moondust but I marked...

    The official color name is moondust but I marked grey. It's more of a silver that has a bronze tint in certain light conditions... Hides road grime pretty well... at least better than black or...
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    Keep the windows down with the fan on full when...

    Keep the windows down with the fan on full when your driving around... Lots of air will help prevent "masking" the smell and mildew issues...
    Good posts gents!
  23. Thread: 2007 XC70 Pics!

    by methos
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    The defrost setting also turns on the A/C to get...

    The defrost setting also turns on the A/C to get you the dryest air possible to defrost as fast as possible. You can't turn the A/C off in this setting altough you regain control if you turn the...
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    I just bought another 45,000 miles and three...

    I just bought another 45,000 miles and three years "full car coverage comprehensive", $100 deductable, unlimited claims, that will take me to 108,969 miles and October 14, 2009. Now for the bad...
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    07 switch...

    I am communicating with Bob Byers Volvo in Seattle and they told me the option list wouldn't be available till late April-May... ...we are interested in an 07 too... where did you see the changes...
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