1998 Volvo C70 Repair and Maintenance
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1998 Volvo C70 ProblemsConvertible Top May Have Problems With Micro-Switches/Potentiometers
The convertible top may have problems with the micro-switches and potentiometers that help control the raising and lowering of the top.
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 battery B+ cable has problems with the terminal end necessitating replacement. Symptoms may include no start, cranks wont start, warning lights coming on and other odd electrical issues. The B+ cable end is located in the engine compartment fuse box near the drivers side shock tower.
1998 Volvo C70 Questions1998 Volvo new battery cut off 3 times now jumped off is it alternator/starter? (1 answer)
Just bought it today. Before I did, Advance Auto Parts ran on machines said all was fine.
will a 2.4 turbo and a 2.4 non turbo interchange
we have a bad engine and the used 1 we can find is chariter # they ask for mine is a 53 and there is a 55