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    Here's my story on my '06 XC70. Got the bulb out...

    Here's my story on my '06 XC70. Got the bulb out pretty easy after removing the Air Filter box. After 40 min of trying to get the new bulb in, I went in to tell the wife that I couldn't get the...
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    Not the same one as this thread. This thread was...

    Not the same one as this thread. This thread was talking about the one related to the fuel/emission system. The only pump related to what you mention would be the oil pump, possibly? I would...
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    I would like to add that a 18mm Spark Plug Socket...

    I would like to add that a 18mm Spark Plug Socket with a Combination Wrench is a must, and works great along with a long T-40 Torx Key as a Counter-Hold Tool to remove the upper shock bolts. I...
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    Yup, had code last week when I took it in for an...

    Yup, had code last week when I took it in for an oil change. I had my local Volvo dealer do the oil change due to a CEL being on for about a week. There were no apparent issue that I could tell...
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    Howard, Thanks for the reply. I think I have...

    Howard,
    Thanks for the reply. I think I have the tensioner figured out, but I'm still stumped on the no start. I had some codes checked last week and one was the Exhaust Cam VVT Reset code. ...
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    '06 XC70 Timing Belt Help

    So, I'm in the process of completing a Timing Belt, Idler Pulley, and Tensioner Pulley change, and have run into a couple issues.
    1) I'm confused by the mechanical tensioner and how to properly...
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    For a point of reference, I purchased our 2006XC...

    For a point of reference, I purchased our 2006XC in Nov '08 for $17,500 with 55,000 miles.

    Be sure to get the car CPO certified for the extra 5 years/up to 100,000 miles (I did not) in writing. ...
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    Parts were about $100 for the collar, $45 for 3...

    Parts were about $100 for the collar, $45 for 3 seals, $32 for Bevel Gear Fluid, $5 for Transmission Fluid, and the Dealer will be paying for the $1850 (List Price) Bevel Gear Assembly. I...
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    So, I finally received a call from Volvo North...

    So, I finally received a call from Volvo North America Customer Care today (I wrote a very compelling email last month to them), and they have extended the courtsey of paying for a New Bevel Gear...
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    Finally, 4 days and 4 trips to the dealer, the...

    Finally, 4 days and 4 trips to the dealer, the parts store, and Home Depot, I'm just about done. I sheared the Axle retaining bolt on install, and took 1.5 hours to back the broken shaft out. ...
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    Success....take one of the bolts and insert from...

    Success....take one of the bolts and insert from the front of the mating coupling (in one of the through holes which doesn't line up with threaded holes in driveshaft), then pry against the bolt head...
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    Dropped exhaust from rear, prying down on u-joint...

    Dropped exhaust from rear, prying down on u-joint at center of shaft, but still not breaking loose from front or rear.....

    Any ideas?

    http://volvoxc70jp2010.shutterfly.com/pictures#n_5

    Also...
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    I've loosened the 2 bolts holding the center...

    I've loosened the 2 bolts holding the center support, seems like I have a lot of play fore/aft but not moving. I'll try removing the rear, and the rear exhaust hangers - resting the exhaust on a...
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    How do I remove the driveshaft from the bevel...

    How do I remove the driveshaft from the bevel gear after the 6 bolts are removed? Doesn't want to budge...
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    2006 AWD Bevel Gear

    Well, after reading lots of threads on this and other forums, I'm deciding to replace the Bevel Gear Assy in my '06 myself. Both the dealer and an indy shop say that they won't know if just the...
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    Leak Detection Pump Replacement

    I took my 2006 XC70 in for a CEL today, and the diagnosis was as follows:
    "Leak Detection Pump Signal Missing, Check signal through VIDA - OK at this time, connection is OK. LDP Pump internal...
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    Not a big issues on using the Indy shop for basic...

    Not a big issues on using the Indy shop for basic repairs and maintenance. As far as keeping records go, never trust anyone than yourself to keep all records. My wife has always put repair and oil...
  18. Congrats on the XC! Here's quick summary of my...

    Congrats on the XC! Here's quick summary of my first year of owning an '06 XC70:

    My wife and I bought our XC70 last November with 56k miles (just after warranty ran out). We opted to not get the...
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    Mechanical Engineer in West Michigan looking for...

    Mechanical Engineer in West Michigan looking for new opportunities in the area.

    Past jobs:
    Product Engineer at Fuel Tank Manufacturer for Heavy Truck Industry (Volvo/Mack was largest customer)...
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