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Manual gearbox problem volvo estate v70 2.4 manual

Car runs fine changes gears fine as soon as car is left stationary can not engage any gears whatsoever with engine running.turn engine off then gears engage okay.put car into to gear without engine running then depress clutch and turn ignition to start car the car just learches forward as if there is no clutch pedal depressed! does anyone have any suggestion please.but when you do manage to get her going it seems as though there is no problem.any advice would be much appreciated thanks.the car is a manual v70 2.4 2001 estate volvo.

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  • svennogrande Mar 11, 2009

    I experience exactly the same problem as g_longford. My car also have the same details - a V70 2.4 manual from 2002. Would absolutly love to hear from anyone who know of a solution and the cost of getting this problem fixed.

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SOURCE: Volvo se D5.Estate 2004 year .

press and hold button below speedo immediately switch ignition on Keep button depressed until service message has been reset release reset button within 4 seconds there will be an audible signal when reset complete if reset button is not released within 4 seconds then the service interval indicator will not be reset.

Good Luck

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SOURCE: 1998 v70 awd depressing brake pedal does not

Most of the time the "shift lock microswitch" fails. you have to remove the center console and replace the switch. The dealer will have the switch in stock it's so common. I suggest a reputable Volvo shop do the repair since there is a chance the plastic will break due to age. It's not that involved of a repair, but the plastic gets weaker as the car gets older.

If your dead set you may be able to find the instructions on either V70R.COM of BRICKBOARD.COM


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To gain access to the bulbs, you need to go under the bonnet (/hood) and remove the housing cover on the reverse side of the light units.
Should just be a simple clip, but make sure that it doesn't fly out of your sight;)
Relatively simple for the rears too.
Just plastic covers on the reverse side of the units, with clips that could break, if you are too rough with them.
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First, try rocking the vehicle a little. If it still doesn't help, I know this sounds backwoods, but hit it in the center of the hub with a good sized hammer, and the brakes will release. This is common with mechanical handbrakes. (rear wheels only)

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