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Re: 1998 Volvo V70 T5
Posted by Justin VanAbrahams [Email] (more from Justin VanAbrahams) on Sat, 25 Nov 2017 17:32:10
In Reply to: 1998 Volvo V70 T5, MI-Roger [Profile/Gallery]
, Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:10:26
IMHO the '98 '70 is one of the best Volvos built - solid, durable, and not a bad drive. A lot of similarities to the NG900/9-3 in build, a lot of the same maintenance needs.... Scott's suggestions are on-point in terms of must-do... after that, it's probably a lot of the same stuff you're used to, plus maybe slightly more risk of head gasket failure. These cars are pretty sensitive to ignition components, BTW, so stick with factory parts. My last '98 needed everything rubber from the a-pillars forward (vacuum hoses, suspension, engine mounts, etc.) but after that was done was completely reliable for a long time.
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Posts in this Thread:
- 1998 Volvo V70 T5, MI-Roger , Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:10:26
- Well.....it has been a week, MI-Roger , Fri, 1 Dec 2017 14:58:09
- Re: 1998 Volvo V70 T5, Dan-O, Thu, 30 Nov 2017 06:18:38
- Re: 1998 Volvo V70 T5, Justin VanAbrahams, Sat, 25 Nov 2017 17:32:10 <-- Viewing This Message
- Re: 1998 Volvo V70 T5, Scott Daggert, Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:20:04
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