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    #1 I doubt if an 01 head will work on a 07...

    #1 I doubt if an 01 head will work on a 07 (single vs dual vvt) -

    #2 My shop has done at least 100 valve jobs due to timing belt or overheating problems on the 4,5,6 cyl aluminum block engines...
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    I always found the non turbo 3.2 cars to feel...

    I always found the non turbo 3.2 cars to feel slower than the stock 01-07 xc70's. I choose a t-6 to be able to appreciate the 300 hp (325 with polestar) and considerable torque :)
  3. You may have a bad control valve in the...

    You may have a bad control valve in the compressor. It controls the compressor displacement. (changes the angle of the swashplate) Check your return pipe at the compressor (the large one) It should...
  4. Thread: Diagnostic

    by hoonk
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    Wait ----- the "FIXD" website says for $59 plus...

    Wait ----- the "FIXD" website says for $59 plus shipping and handling -


    'Say Goodbye to Unclear Check Engine Lights
    No more vague lights or confusing technical definitions. Just the information...
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    I still get this message (for about the past week...

    I still get this message (for about the past week or so)



    A required field called ip is missing or has an invalid value.


    If I log on before trying to view a post.

    I can view posts not...
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    Yes, the stolen/hacked VIDA 2014d with a clone...

    Yes, the stolen/hacked VIDA 2014d with a clone DICE unit is the best way to be able to scan your 2004 Volvo. You just need to supply a Windows 7 PRO computer with appropriate memory. Others have run...
  7. I used the new online version of VIDA in my shop...

    I used the new online version of VIDA in my shop when needed for downloads (with a subscription) many times from 2015-2018. The new VIDA is very similar to the older versions, but is much slower...
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    According to the Factory wiring diagram edition...

    According to the Factory wiring diagram edition that I have - for a 2004 the fuses for the dipped bean are #18 and 21 in the fuse box under the hood. #18 should be for the left side.

    I have seen...
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    When Volvo went from 7500 mile service intervals...

    When Volvo went from 7500 mile service intervals to 10,000 (2012?) They specified full synthetic for oil changes @ 10k intervals instead of regular oil @ 7500 miles
  10. From those codes i would record, then erase and...

    From those codes i would record, then erase and rescan to see what comes back or click on ones that you think are relevant (brake pedal sensor and communication) to bring up a diagnostic process for...
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    The heat from the brake light bulbs melts the...

    The heat from the brake light bulbs melts the sockets and the upper tail lamps. :( Unfortunately the permanent solution is usually a new upper tail lamp.

    Your original question was about your...
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    Here is a portion of that Diagram. 10/18 and...

    Here is a portion of that Diagram. 10/18 and 10/17 are the left and right LOWER tail lamps. A green with white stripe wire (GR-W) on one side and a green (GR) wire on the other feed battery voltage...
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    You have 4 "position" (parking) lights the bulb...

    You have 4 "position" (parking) lights the bulb out system cares about. They are 4 - 5 watt filaments in the LOWER tail lamps. Usually two #67 bulbs on one side and a 67 and a two filament bulb (21w...
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    Sometimes the CEM will turn systems off to save...

    Sometimes the CEM will turn systems off to save current for the car to run when the voltage gets low. You might try rebooting the car - disconnect battery, hold terminals together (to drain...
  15. An ABS control unit is a common failure, but a...

    An ABS control unit is a common failure, but a proper diagnosis using VIDA or a compatible scan tool would be the first step. If you lose one wheel speed signal for various reasons you can get...
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    Check the clutch (pulley) to make sure it still...

    Check the clutch (pulley) to make sure it still freewheels one direction -
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    Probably just a bad battery, how old is it?...

    Probably just a bad battery, how old is it? Sometimes they fail all of a sudden instead of giving weak battery symptoms for a while.

    You drove 80 miles after jump starting which tells me the...
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    Brushes are built into the voltage regulator, 2...

    Brushes are built into the voltage regulator, 2 phillips head screws hold it onto the back of the alternator, I remember they are very difficult to get to with the alternator mounted or the intake...
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    In my part of the US, Interstate battery sells to...

    In my part of the US, Interstate battery sells to the dealer and puts Volvo stickers on them, then would sell the same battery to my shop with an interstate sticker.

    One reason they last so long...
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    The red alternator (with battery icon) light on...

    The red alternator (with battery icon) light on means the alternator is not charging. Technically it comes on because the alternator is putting out less voltage than the battery has in it. Simple to...
  21. Thread: New Door: Locks?

    by hoonk
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    The inner door latch assembly has no electronics...

    The inner door latch assembly has no electronics or brains in it, just a motor and some switches. So you can put a used one in your car and it will work (using your old PDM)
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    Yes, from two different versions, bad info can be...

    Yes, from two different versions, bad info can be very frustrating. Volvo fixes that stuff if you have a real subscription, but if you just have the illegal copy of VIDA, you don't get any updates or...
  23. It would normally only be felt when releasing the...

    It would normally only be felt when releasing the brake pedal. The engine has to be at idle speed and the car stopped (0MPH) for the transmission to shift into neutral. If you are feeling something...
  24. on the 2007 you squeeze the two tabs, then pull...

    on the 2007 you squeeze the two tabs, then pull straight out. .......Takes a minimum of three hands with the headlamp on a bench and some very long needle nose pliers, long thin screwdrivers, hooks...
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    Possible fuel pump/fuel pressure sensor/fuel pump...

    Possible fuel pump/fuel pressure sensor/fuel pump control module. But could be a large air leak that the O2 sensor takes a while to compensate for. For that there should be a code stored. Or could be...
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