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    Mine had similar symptoms and I replaced the LDP,...

    Mine had similar symptoms and I replaced the LDP, the purge valve, and the gas cap to no avail. I bought a smoke kit and smoked it, but couldn't find the leak. I took it to my local dealer and they...
  2. There are a few other common issues that may...

    There are a few other common issues that may prevent the handle from working. I've heard of a plastic clip failing and causing similar problems, but people have found ways to repair those, too. So, a...
  3. There is a metal pin in the door panel that the...

    There is a metal pin in the door panel that the inside door handle hinges on. This pin can slip out of position, allowing one side of the door handle to come out of its hinge, causing it to not open...
  4. I had mine replaced yesterday. P/N 32332168 I...

    I had mine replaced yesterday. P/N 32332168
    I left the car at the dealer for a couple of hours for the job.
    Just to summarize the process: Call first and they will likely need to order a part for...
  5. Just an update - at the time of my original...

    Just an update - at the time of my original posting, apparently the NHTSA database had not yet been populated with the affected wagons. Today, I received a written notice in the mail saying that my...
  6. Volvo Recalls Some 2001-2007 Wagons for Faulty Airbag Inflators

    Looks like there is a new recall affecting some of our wagons.
    Put your VIN in here to check whether yours is affected: https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls
    Mine was not affected, but apparently some...
  7. Thanks pbierre. No, I don't think any fuel is...

    Thanks pbierre. No, I don't think any fuel is leaking out, but I'll try to look for a gunk trail when I get the scope in there.
  8. Thanks FirstVolvo. Some good info in the thread...

    Thanks FirstVolvo. Some good info in the thread you referenced - thanks for pointing me to it.
    I don't know for sure where the leak is - the dealer says it is the filler neck vent pipe or filler...
  9. Help with evap leak above fuel tank in 07 XC70

    I've been chasing an evap system leak for some time now. After replacing the gas cap, the leak detection pump, and the engine bay solenoid, the leak still remains. The code is ECM-434C Fuel tank...
  10. Mine rusted off, too. I wanted a reasonable and...

    Mine rusted off, too. I wanted a reasonable and permanent solution that I could do myself. Since the tail pipe hangs via a support, and helps hold up the muffler, any repair needs to be fairly solid....
  11. Hi Chinapat, One possibility may be the "clock...

    Hi Chinapat,

    One possibility may be the "clock spring", AKA "contact reel." This is a steering angle sensor in the steering wheel. It goes bad and causes at least an anti-skid message and a DSTC...
  12. Thanks hoonk and Scopeman. Good points. A local...

    Thanks hoonk and Scopeman. Good points. A local Volvo expert has recommended a machine shop. I'll take it in for cleaning and test.
  13. 07 Replacing Head Gasket - Send Head to Machine Shop?

    My 2007 XC70 had what I think is a small head gasket leak. Combustion gases were pressurizing the overflow tank, pushing the fluid level down. Opening the cap allowed the level to return. I used a...
  14. Hi Rick, I had a similar problem on my 2007...

    Hi Rick,

    I had a similar problem on my 2007 XC70. The driver's low beam was out and there was a warning light on the console - bulb failure, or something like that. No big deal, right? Seems like...
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    No, I don't know what those brass colored rings...

    No, I don't know what those brass colored rings are called or whether there is a tool to remove/install them. I did initially try to get those off, but decided the better route would be to simply...
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    Door Handle Problem (Solved)

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    The driver's side front inside door handle stopped working in my 2007 XC70. It happened when I pulled the handle to open the door from the inside. The handle became misaligned and would not...
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    Awesome. Thanks for the part number and reference...

    Awesome. Thanks for the part number and reference drawing. I actually ordered the windshield corner trims this past Thursday, so your tip is very timely for me. I didn't realize that the plastic...
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    Very nice! Thanks for posting. Any tricks to...

    Very nice! Thanks for posting.

    Any tricks to replacing the windshield corner trims? Do they simply slide in/out?
  19. Might need a valve job. This sounds similar to a...

    Might need a valve job. This sounds similar to a problem I experienced. We think that part of the spark plug may have broken off and was forced out through the valve, damaging it.
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    I had a similar problem with my 2007 XC. The key...

    I had a similar problem with my 2007 XC. The key would turn to position I, but no further. Tried two different keys with same result. The problem seems to be a broken component in the mechanical...
  21. I bought a set of Nokian WR G3 SUV tires in...

    I bought a set of Nokian WR G3 SUV tires in 215/65 R16 yesterday at Discount Tire for $654.80 out the door (declined the road hazard warranty). My local store doesn't stock them, so I did have to...
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    Thanks all for the suggestions. Here's what I...

    Thanks all for the suggestions.

    Here's what I did - it seems to be working:

    I was hesitant to glue or lock the axle as discussed. Searching some more, I found a reference on another forum to a...
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    Help - Axle Ping

    My 2007 XC70 with 104k miles has a very noisy ping coming from the passenger front wheel. It occurs in the garage when shifting from park to reverse or forward and it also has been happening while...
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    Thanks 8pack. That's a good idea. I'll see if we...

    Thanks 8pack. That's a good idea. I'll see if we can get what is in there out with minimal spend.

    Mileage is about 91k miles.
    All scheduled maintenance performed on time.
    The car has had no...
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    Object in cylinder #3

    My 2007 XC70 experienced a loss of power and began making a noise as if a piece of metal was bouncing around inside the upper engine. A generic code reader showed a misfire at cylinder #3. I removed...
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