Search:

Type: Posts; User: sanfelice

Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Yes, it is the airbox to turbo pipe and it just...

    Yes, it is the airbox to turbo pipe and it just disintegrated (OEM part). Car has been sitting for a while, but I don't see how that should have made a difference. I've come to the conclusion that...
  2. Turbo air inlet pipe sheared off at turbo, leaving rusty clamp

    That I can't get off! Any hints on how to remove the clamp that is rusted on?
  3. I am in the same boat, but my leak is probably...

    I am in the same boat, but my leak is probably the shaft seal. This is a very good thread for the reasons you stated, it's one of the only I can find where the engine is left in place. I'm not sure...
  4. Replies
    0
    Views
    287

    Seat Change - and now SRS light

    Yes, I did disconnect the battery, but apparently there was an issue with the reconnection where it was not pushed all the way back in when I reconnected the battery, so same thing, I guess.

    This...
  5. Thanks very much for the post. I have a very...

    Thanks very much for the post. I have a very similar issue (in addition to others).
  6. Replies
    0
    Views
    742

    HVAC access from the driver's side

    Is it possible to replace the blower motor power stage from here without major disassembly?

    It appears that it is just above the steel cage forming the lower part of the dash.

    Any way to...
  7. Swapping seat rails from power to non-power

    I am looking to use my XC rail in my V (both 2004). Is there anything I should be aware of when doing this job? I figured it is a simple switch, but I have never done it. any links to share if you...
  8. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,258

    thanks, hoonk. I have had good luck with...

    thanks, hoonk. I have had good luck with Interstate from Costco, although they have pared down the different models that they have stocked over the years.

    fwiw, when I called Volvo about a...
  9. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,258

    Yup, it's the battery. These cars do not handle...

    Yup, it's the battery. These cars do not handle weak batteries at all. In fact, I am going to Costco to get my hands on a new Interstate battery in the next couple of days, because the car I just...
  10. Replies
    0
    Views
    429

    wiper blades will not retract to cowl

    I just noticed that the blades are not retracting the full revolution to the cowl. Although I did just change them, and noticed this, I think it was happening prior. Any reason for this? A way to...
  11. Replies
    3
    Views
    566

    what 8pack said, the latch mechanism inside the...

    what 8pack said, the latch mechanism inside the gate becomes sticky in my experience. unfortunately on my car, it was the pull inside the gate, not the latch itself
  12. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,413

    I've been using 0w40 in my bricks for a few years...

    I've been using 0w40 in my bricks for a few years now, with a slight gain in mpg and also the reduced hassle of worrying about changing at the first temp change for the seasons
  13. Have you wired up an aftermarket amplifier and where did you route the wire?

    I am probably keeping the stock HU for now to make life simpler, but I want to add some amplification to the mix. Having done this on a P80 wagon, I know that there is no easy way other than to...
  14. Replies
    2
    Views
    529

    Removal is definitely necessary to do anything to...

    Removal is definitely necessary to do anything to this, if anyone is using this thread in the future. It bayonets into the headlamp housing and a quick turn to the right with a pliers will release...
  15. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,139

    Depends on the market, I would say. Are those Ks...

    Depends on the market, I would say. Are those Ks or Miles? Either way, a bit high. My area does not have much of a market for 01, given the preponderance of the number of vehicles I see for sale on...
  16. Replies
    2
    Views
    529

    Headlight adjustment cam broken

    Has anyone had an issue with this mechanical cam that adjusts the headlight? Mine is busted, and will not turn; the plastic cam will not extend beyond the black housing portion.

    Is it possible to...
  17. Collision Avoidance system - got it? like it? worth it?

    I am looking at some P3 XCs and want this system.

    But, something funny I noticed is that the Lane Departure Warning does not come alongside the CA, which I thought (initially) that it did. Was it...
  18. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,270

    I think you're the one prattling on in this...

    I think you're the one prattling on in this thread if you don't have the answer. I asked if it's interchangeable first wholesale, and then in terms of parts. Do you always go and buy what you already...
  19. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,270

    Thanks, Ed. Do the VVT solenoids fit in the 03/04...

    Thanks, Ed. Do the VVT solenoids fit in the 03/04 head? IOW, could I possibly use the 04 head while stripping what I need of the VVT from the 07 ?
  20. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,270

    04 head interchange with 07 head?

    one to one interchange or not? thanks
  21. Replies
    1
    Views
    661

    backyard transmission R/R thread?

    I am looking for a thread that I seem to recall from a couple years ago where someone tackled (with photos) the removal of a trans from a P2 in their driveway.


    The reason: My 04 is in need of a...
  22. Replies
    3
    Views
    796

    Air is intermittent, but has nearly stopped...

    Air is intermittent, but has nearly stopped (which makes me think it's the blower). When it does run, the different modes (windshield, cabin, feet) work just fine. It also does not turn on if I press...
  23. Replies
    3
    Views
    796

    Diagnosing blower motor issues

    Is there a thread someone could point me to?

    My motor is stopped, with occasional working. Typically, on other Volvos, I have just replaced the motor and solved the problem. With this instance, I...
  24. Replies
    6
    Views
    1,280

    Honestly, the best thing you can use now is Waze...

    Honestly, the best thing you can use now is Waze or a similar app. It gives you up to the second (yes) updates on traffic, routes and the 5-0 when driving. At times, I do not like its tendency to use...
  25. Thinking of moving from P2 up to next gen - P3. Any thoughts or suggestions?

    Probably looking at the earlier years. Open to all suggestions.
    I want BLIS, I think, for my wife who will be the main driver of this car, but not sure if any other safety options were available in...
Results 1 to 25 of 212
Page 1 of 9 1 2 3 4