1997 Volvo S90 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Volvo S90

1997 Volvo S90 Problems

Abnormal Noise From Front Suspension Due to Worn Control Arm Bushings

The front control arm bushings wear out, resulting in alignment issues and squeaking and/or knocking noises from the front end. Worn bushings will require replacement.

"No Start" and Check Engine Light Due to Gear Position Sensor Failure

The gear position sensor on the transmission may fail, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light and/or a no start condition.

Check Engine Light Due to Air Pump Check Valve Failure

The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to a failure of the air pump check valve.

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1997 Volvo S90 Questions

Car randomly not start -if I loosen 1 cable on battery post retighten it will (1 answer)

Happens few times a year

Parking brake spring(U shape)and clip that are OEM how to adjust or install. (1 answer)

Does my car need to have a lube job? (1 answer)

My front end suspension has been re-done bearings checked.I still have a grating noise coming from the car that my mechanic cannot locate. It is intermittent,he hecked the rear of car still cannot locate the problem.

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1997 Volvo S90 Reviews

Love it great engine and a champ not for winter driving
I purchased this vehicle over 18 mths ago.There is no record of the last timing change.I have 252,000 miles on the car.there is a small noise (throttle sound)upon starting which goes away as it drives.

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