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What kind power steering fluid does a Volvo use

What kind of power steering fluid is required

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SOURCE: Power steering fluid leaks quickly out 1989 Volvo 740 GLE wagon

The most obvious places are the Power steering rack itself - at each end, and the hoses that are attatched to it.
A leak at the pump is easily spotted.

Hoses are cheaper to replace than seals on the rack (which may require a new unit)

Posted on Feb 04, 2009

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SOURCE: 1995 volvo 850 wagon has chronic power steering fluid leak

YOU CAN GET A USED PUMP FOR UNDER 50.00 AND IT IS EAY TO INSTALL AND DONT FORGET TO BLEED AIR FROM SYSTEM AFTER REPLACEMENT

Posted on May 07, 2009

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SOURCE: 1998 volvo s 70 power steering makes noise -fluid

Your noise is either from old age of the pump or you have an air leak in the system somewhere. Carefully check the lines, pump, rack & pinion and hoses on the power steering system for signs of damp/wetness. If there are no visible leaks, then the problem will be worn bearings in the pump itself.

Posted on Jan 03, 2010

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SOURCE: my 04 volvo xc90 leaking power steering fluid at night

I have the same problem with 05 XC90 2.5T.. It seems like there is a problem with the power steering pump. And the only way to fix it is to change the pump. Now i'm trying to use the lucas stop leaking thing as well and will see what happens.

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Power steering fluid WSS M2C204-A or similar.

Posted on Jan 16, 2010

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The steering wheel is a bit hard to turn either way...sort of sticky or with partial power assistance.


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Correct power steering fluid levels help make your 2004 Volvo XC90 T6 2.9L 6 Cyl. ... If the steering wheel is difficult to turn or you noticed power steering fluid leaking from ...A small power steering fluid leak can make your XC90 hard to turn.

Sep 30, 2015 | Volvo Cars & Trucks

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Where is the power steering fluid reservoir in Volvo


Volvo with some engines had different location of the power steering fluid reservoir. Find out where is the cap in your C30, S40, V50 or C70 on a example of Volvo C30 with 2.0D PSA engine.

on Feb 04, 2015 | Volvo V50 Cars & Trucks

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V70xc 1999. steering was making a moaning sound and it was getting progressively hard to turn. Obviously a leak. Return hose was replaced by indy mechanic with part from Volvo dealer for about $500 parts...


Is it truly a leak? If you are missing that much power steering fluid you would have to have power steering fluid on the floor. In my '98 I was able to use the Dexron type transmission fluid in the power steering. Assuming there is power steering fluid in there - turning the steering wheel from chock to chock several times to get the air out of the system. Let us know that you find.

Mar 09, 2015 | Volvo Cars & Trucks

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Power steering stiff and jumpy...when the weel is turned hard either way the engine belts actually slip and the alternator stops charging. Is my power steering pump burned out ?


I would change the belt first. Power steering is required for all turning but does get a little more usage during hard turns. You will want to check the fluid levels of the power steering pump as well.

Oct 23, 2013 | 1990 Volvo 740

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How do i drain the power steering fluid on a volvo 2.4i geartronic.


PLACE PLASTIC BAG OVER ALTERNATOR TO KEEP FROM GETTING POWER STEERING FLUID IN IT.WILL DAMAGE IT.USE A SIPHON REMOVE ALL POWER STEERING FLUID IN PUMP RESERVOIR.THEN REMOVE REMOVE BOTH POWER STEERING HOSES CATCH WHAT FLUID LEFT IN THE POWER STEERING PUMP IN A DRAIN PAN UNDERNEATH THE VECHICLE TRY NOT TO GET POWER STEERING FLUID ON CAR PAINT IT WILL REMOVE CAR PAINT.AND POWER STEERING FLUID IS DANGEROUS.ITS A NEW KIND TRY NOT TO GET ANY ON SKIN OR CLOTHES WEAR LATEX GLOVES WHEN HANDLING IT.

Dec 28, 2010 | 2007 Volvo S40 2.4i Sedan

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What kind of power steering fluid for a volvo s60 52 plate petrol 2 litre turbo


To avoid foaming and get the best longevity from your power steering unit, I would use "Automatic: Volvo transmission oil 1161540-8" which is Mobil 3309. It is a synthetic and will work well.

Jan 24, 2010 | 2003 Volvo S60

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What kind of power steering fluid is used in a 2003 Volvo s60


Power steering fluid WSS M2C204-A or similar.

Dec 28, 2009 | 2003 Volvo S60

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Power steering fluid leaks quickly out 1989 Volvo 740 GLE wagon


The most obvious places are the Power steering rack itself - at each end, and the hoses that are attatched to it.
A leak at the pump is easily spotted.

Hoses are cheaper to replace than seals on the rack (which may require a new unit)

Feb 04, 2009 | 1989 Volvo 740

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2005 XC70 Power Steering Noise


Sounds like you put the wrong kind of fluid in there.

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Dec 06, 2008 | 2005 Volvo XC70

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I have researched this issue and it seems the problem may be the power steering pump, it seems it causes these kinds of loose of power assist and the resulting stiff/hard steering effort, the 1st thing to do is have the fluid checked in the pump, is it full? does it look discolored? if it is low you have a leak, if it is discolored or smells burnt then you may have steering rack issues as well, on occasion a flush of the fluid will help, many shops will flush the power steering for you at a reasonable cost compared to parts like the steering rack and pinion and the steering pump.

Oct 09, 2008 | 2000 Volvo V70

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