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Forum: Volvo Versatility   02-07-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 4,413
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, Lots of people over on "Bobistheoilguy...

Hello, Lots of people over on "Bobistheoilguy [dot] com swear you can effect change with different motor oils. How often these stories are truthful and accurate is questionable. Get an accurate...
Forum: Volvo Versatility   02-06-2012
Replies: 14
Views: 4,413
Posted By Georgeandkira
HELLO, If the turbo isn't smoking, you can live...

HELLO, If the turbo isn't smoking, you can live with it more easily. How much a drip affects your life is another question. Regarding your mechanic's comment that turbos are hard to change-find a...
Forum: Volvo Versatility   01-18-2012
Replies: 3
Views: 2,124
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, GLTs are turbocharged. I wish I could...

Hello, GLTs are turbocharged. I wish I could recommend an illustrated book to show you what's involved. Turbochargers are little fans which compress air. The air they compress can carry more fuel...
Forum: Volvo Versatility   01-03-2012
Replies: 10
Views: 3,231
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, Sorry for the delay in answering. I'll...

Hello, Sorry for the delay in answering. I'll blame the holidays. I was abbreviated in my description. The caliper has to be removed to get the disc off. There'll be one lone fastener (phillips...
Forum: Volvo Versatility   12-28-2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,231
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, Remove the rear brake discs to see the...

Hello, Remove the rear brake discs to see the e-brake shoes. Backing off the adjustment screw at the lever can facilitate the removal of the discs. The rear disc has the e-brake drum cast into it. ...
Forum: Volvo Versatility   12-22-2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,231
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, Be advised that the emergency/parking...

Hello, Be advised that the emergency/parking brake is a known weak spot in these cars. It is TOTALLY WORTH IT to inspect BOTH sets (left and right) of parking brake shoes. It's easy to simply...
Forum: Volvo Versatility   12-20-2011
Replies: 10
Views: 3,231
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, Did you find the filter? I bet it was by...

Hello, Did you find the filter? I bet it was by the RR door ahead of the wheel. Kira
Forum: Volvo Versatility   12-20-2011
Replies: 3
Views: 2,124
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, Is your car is turbocharged? I assume it...

Hello, Is your car is turbocharged? I assume it is with a 5,000 mi. OCI. If it is consider one of two of the more popular for turbocharged applications; Castrol 0W-30 European formula and Mobil1...
Forum: Volvo Versatility   12-19-2010
Replies: 5
Views: 2,962
Posted By Georgeandkira
So did you buy it?

Hello, If you did then at least do a bevel gear fluid change. Kira
Forum: Volvo Cross Country and SUV   11-09-2010
Replies: 1
Views: 2,742
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, How long does the check engine light stay...

Hello, How long does the check engine light stay on when it comes on? Have you pulled any codes? Check for loose vacuum hoses. Use the old spray method to look for leaks. At 131K is your fuel filter...
Forum: Volvo Maintenance and Repairs   02-23-2010
Replies: 2
Views: 2,016
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, You heard right. Remove it and send it to...

Hello, You heard right. Remove it and send it to Vic Rocha(sp?). Do a search. He rebuilds them. It's February. Are you still having this problem? Kira
Forum: Volvo Versatility   01-13-2010
Replies: 1
Views: 2,500
Posted By Georgeandkira
Hello, XeMODeX is the way to go for the ETM. ...

Hello, XeMODeX is the way to go for the ETM. Everything else is good with this car. Transmission is tough etc. "...IF the price is right" Kira
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