Question about 2004 Volvo S60 2.5

1 Answer

Replaced battery volvo s60

Replaced battery with battery saver connected and the positive terminal touched to ground and something popped. Now after the battery has been connected the turn signals, high beams and the radio does not work

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Volvo Master
  • 3,103 Answers

Start checking fusible link wire on secondary positive line from the battery terminal(or follow the positive to the terminal block on the firewall) and check/replace the secondary fusible link(usually about 6-8 inches long designed to burn in two if a short exists.)then go into fuses on the car and replace all that tests bad..good luck

Posted on Jan 19, 2013

  • jetfan33
    jetfan33 Jan 19, 2013

    I'm going to say its probably the fuses. But I just hate Volvo's with a passion.

×

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

c17hydro
  • 2984 Answers

SOURCE: 98 volvo S70 low beam bulb replaced still no light

Easiest way would be to go back to where you bought it and make sure the bulb is installed that you bought....and show them. Ask if you can get a new bulb and change it in front of him. Call the dealership and talk to parts, ask if, indeed the hi and lo are interchangeable.

Posted on Mar 12, 2009

  • 22 Answers

SOURCE: Volvo S60 2003,Ignition lock cannot turn beyond position one

turn the key around and insert it ,when you turn it should work

Posted on May 03, 2009

morse008
  • 1111 Answers

SOURCE: how do i change the high beam headlight volvo s60

remove the bulb itself and reinstall the new one by turning the coupler

Posted on Sep 19, 2009

RonPark
  • 855 Answers

SOURCE: issue with dash lights dimming while driving,

If the battery and alternator tested fine. I would have the charging system rechecked when engine is hot and at high rpm's. This way the checks are being done as if you were driving and driving for a long time. Alternators can work fine when cold but weaken when hot or stop working. This problem is not rare but only is seen occassionly. Unless it was checked at an electrical shop the average shop doesn't run these tests for they don't see the problem often enough to automaticly run them at all times. Good luck and let me know how you make out.

Posted on Sep 21, 2009

  • 133 Answers

SOURCE: Headlights both went out last night. High beams

There is a relay that controls the headlights, volvo calls it a step relay. You will have to check that power is getting to this relay. If not, check all fuses and wiring. If power supply checks out ok, you may have to replace the relay. Let me know if you need any more info or a wiring diagram.

Posted on Apr 06, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Body ground points for a 1995 Grand Prix


The main one is battery to body ground. State the problem. Maybe tell you where it could be close to. Or just maybe run a new ground.

Aug 05, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

If battery wires grounded out by touching each other would that make car not turnover all lights work where do I check relays an grounds


if the battery wires touched each other with out going through the battery --nothing would happen( just 2 dead wires)
if a positive wire end touched an ground wire while the terminal was connected to the battery, there would have been a flash and sparks but little else
if the two battery posts or terminals were connected with leads connected then there would be a flash and sparks and the possibility of an exploding battery

Oct 15, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Replaced starter in xc90 volvo now can not put terminal on battery sparks


Sounds like start wire is touching ground with would be frame motor or metal

Jan 31, 2015 | 2003 Volvo XC90

2 Answers

Charging the battery in a volvo s 60


Remove the battery and connect the charger leads or leave the battery in the vehicle and connect the red lead to the battery positive (+) and connect the negative lead to clean metal (ground)

Oct 26, 2013 | 2002 Volvo S60

1 Answer

Changing starter,already took out both bolts,how do I get it to break loose?


Disconnect the battery cables before removing the starter. Remove the Positive cable which also is connected to the starter positive connection. Either directly or through a solenoid. You have to remove the bolt that holds the positive to be able to completely remove the starter. in other words it may still have a bolt holding it tight. (3 bolts)

Volvo starters have unusually high problems with the connector cables. Check all the wiring going to the starter. Including the cable negative wire.
I have heard of cases where the starter is removed and the car still does not start . This is because of a bad connection somewhere between the battery, ground, and the starter.

Nov 13, 2011 | 2002 Volvo S60

1 Answer

91 chrysler lebaron 6cyl -- car won't start; battery is good, i replaced connections at terminals due to corrosion, but that didn't help. starter is less than two years ols and should be good, not sure...


check for a bad ground (take a test light and connect it to the positive battery terminal and then touch the engine) and re-ground the loose connections.

Apr 18, 2011 | Chrysler LeBaron Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Ford econ 150 van. I replaced an old battery with


recheck the connections at the battery and also (when deenergized) the connection at the starter which is positive.

Also check the ground from the negative battery terminal to the body or frame.

Jul 08, 2010 | 1986 Ford Econoline

1 Answer

2002 Volvo S60 2.4T AWD SRS-AIRBAG SERVICE URGENT


you will have to have the SRS system reset at volvo dealer. should be around $85 for reset

Sep 24, 2009 | 2004 Volvo XC70

2 Answers

Volvo S60 2003,Ignition lock cannot turn beyond position one


turn the key around and insert it ,when you turn it should work

Jan 01, 2009 | 2003 Volvo S60

1 Answer

Passenger floor wet on s60 volvo 2002?


Sounds like a leaking heater core or faulty hose connections.
Sniff a tissue after blotting some of the wetness or; it may not sound appetizing, but to check if it is coolant + water, take a clean cloth, blot the wet spot and touch the other side of the cloth to your tongue.
Coolant doesn't have a strong odor unless it is hot but it lends a sweetness to the coolant that is easy to detect. That is why one shouldn't dump coolant on the ground since domestic animals will lap it up. 

Dec 09, 2008 | 2002 Volvo S60

Not finding what you are looking for?
2004 Volvo S60 2.5 Logo

165 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Volvo Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74945 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

7697 Answers

Are you a Volvo Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...