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What would cause a s80 to rev on it's own

What would cause a s80 to rev on it's own

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H,i if it's pre 2003 it's most likely down to a faulty ETM. Magnetti Marelli throttle module has a design flaw. Volvo in Ireland will charge around Euro 1,200.00 to fit another flawed ETM. Mine lasted about 8K miles before it started to hunt.
Pushed hard and got my money back. Get a comfortable chair and Google "Volvo ETM fiasco" Good luck!

Posted on Jun 23, 2009

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