1997 Volvo 960 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Volvo 960
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1997 Volvo 960 ProblemsAC Evaporator May Leak
A refrigerant leak may develop from the AC evaporator causing the AC to blow warm air. Verifying failure of this component is difficult. A good shop will use leak detection dye to verify a failing evaporator.
The sway bar bushings commonly wear out, causing a knocking noise from the front of the vehicle. Replacing the worn bushings should correct this concern.
1997 Volvo 960 QuestionsBlower for heat and A.C. won't blow! What to do? (2 answers)
The snowflake-like icon on panel flashes continually whether or not I have the blower motor on. Some heat comes thru vent when my speed is up to 60mph, but warm air is not being blown...EEC? Motor? Codes? I wish I knew where to start looking because I'd like to try and fix it myself. Any sugg...
The lights just stopped working without apparent cause. No clue what to do but can't afford to have it repaired. Any suggestions?
1997 Volvo 960 RecallsThrottle Sticks
The throttle plate may stick in the throttle housing, resulting in the vehicle continuing to accelerate when the accelerator pedal is released by the driver. Dealers will replace the throttle housing free of charge to resolve the concern.