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My 2001 Volvo XC70 is constantly sending me all kinds of messages. I take it to my Volvo guy and he checks it, everything the computer says is wrong, says the computer is going to need replacement. Can I clear those codes at home, until I can save enough money for yet another expensive Volvo repair?

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If your battery is old, grounds are bad, or alternator is failing... this will send bad codes to the computer. Clean the battery terminals, and have the battery tested.

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All you can do to clear those codes at home is disconnect your battery then reconnect it. that will clear the codes temporarily until the computer sees the fault again

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