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Where do you put power steering fluid in a 98 Volvo S90

Where is the power steering fluid receptacle? Can I get to it without taking anything apart?

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Its in the engine bay, all you have to do is take the cap off. For location see here:

http://new.volvocars.com/ownersdocs/1998/1998_SV90/98S90_114.htm

Posted on Dec 04, 2012

Testimonial: "Thank you Brian. I spent $2.99 on power steering fluid instead of having a huge repair bill right before the holiday. Much appreciated. "

  • Nan Burton Dec 04, 2012

    Thank you very much!

  • Brian Foley Dec 04, 2012

    No worries :D

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