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I have a 1999 VOLVO
Sounds like the large power wire (starter wire) is routed too close to the VSS. Sounds silly, but it can keep the engine from running.
Heater blower motor not working
If the floor was wet, you need to replace the heater core. The s80 is the easiest core replacement I have ever done. It is under dash on the driver's side. Just remove the two bolts, slide the old core out and slide the new core in.
2009 volvo s80 won't start
Try disconnecting the negative battery cable for 10 minutes then reconnect it...verify that the battery is charging properly..sounds like the battery does not have enough cranking power..if he jumped it and it ran okay until you shut it off, the alternator is working properly, battery needs replacement...cheers.
1999, Volvo s80 turns over but wont start ..
Are the plugs actually sparking? Do you have fuel to fuel rail? If so, are the injectors pulsing? Are there any codes in the ECM? Have you scanned them? To you have power to the fuel pump? There is really no way to answer your question over the internet.
Is replacing the Seals and
they are different items
get a quote from an accredited service center on the CVVT system
have the fault codes read as it is normally a solenoid or servo that needs replacing
it is a unit that changes the valve timing for different engine speeds and is less than the price suggested
Has anyone replaced an ignition switch on a 1999 Volvo S80 themselves?
Here is the procedure from Autozone.com. Judge for yourself if you can do it. We'll be here if you get stuck. :-)
Fig. Removing the contact reel from steering column
Removing the contact reel from steering column
Remove the ignition switch:
- Disconnect the electrical connector.
- Remove the screws.
- Remove the ignition switch.
Fig. Ignition switch removal
Ignition switch removal
- Install the ignition switch:
- Position the ignition switch and tighten the screws.
- Connect the electrical connector.
- Install the contact reel. Tighten the M5 screws to 44 inch lbs. (5 Nm).
- Install the upper and lower steering column covers. Tighten the screws.
- Install the air bag and steering wheel. Refer to Steering Wheel removal and installation.
- Connect the negative battery cable.
I have code: 280a,front oxygen
A code indicating an oxygen sensor fault usually means the oxygen sensor is bad. Cleaning the sensor will only make it worse, you can only replace it.
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