Car Problem Reports
Volvo 960 Air Pump Check Valve Failure
Volvo 960 Problem
Average Mileage: 137,000 mi (129,000 mi - 145,000 mi)
Visitor, 1996 Volvo 960, 129,000 mi
Check engine light on...codes indicated air pump and check valve. estimated cost to fix provided by independent volvo mechanic $965
Persistent check engine light explained by Volvo mechanic as failed air pump. Recommended replacement along with check valve...estimate $700 or more. I declined. Was looking for way to perhaps fix with a shade tree approach...