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Re: 1998 Volvo V70 T5
Posted by Scott Daggert [Email] (more from Scott Daggert) on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:20:04
In Reply to: 1998 Volvo V70 T5, MI-Roger [Profile/Gallery]
, Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:10:26
I've found these to be generally durable engines, with two considerations to be aware of. One is the last timing belt change, as it may be due, and the PVC/flametrap may need overhauled/cleaned if it hasn't been. You can quickly test if there's a need by pulling off the oil fill on top of the valve cover, placing a latex exam glove over the cover and holding it down tightly. If it inflates like a balloon the car has PVC blockage and needs attention to that system, if it gets bad enough it can blow out seals and cause other issues. Hope this helps... Take Care, Scott
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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
- Re: 1998 Volvo V70 T5, Scott Daggert, Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:20:04 <-- Viewing This Message
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