2009 Volvo XC90 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Volvo XC90
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2009 Volvo XC90 ProblemsLoud Clicking / Chatter Noise From Front Axle
I had a loud clicking or chattering noise that was coming from my left front wheel area on my Volvo. This was somewhat maddening, as it would come and go. When it got so pronounced, I took it to my dealer's mechanic; he heard it, but couldn't pinpoint the exact source. He did rule out wheel bearing failure, and due to its' extreme left location, ruled out any transmission or angle drive issues (which had themselves been recently serviced). Fin...
There have been problems with the climate control system not working at times. Volvo has made a Software upgrade for the AC control module is available that can correct certain climate control system faults.
Problems with the audio system have been reported. There are software upgrades available that will address certain issues. Problems unrelated to software issues will require standard repair procedures.
2009 Volvo XC90 QuestionsBattery often looses charge. Battery and alternator have been checked and fine (2 answers)
Needs jumped about once a week
blows hot for two days then will work fine. It seems to be happening more frequently ,every seven days. If it blows cold on start then it's great. Never has it just stopped all of a sudden when running!!!!!
The car I have is a diesel and I live in Costa Rica, are the mounts for a gas engine different than the diesel? I can buy the gas parts in the US for less than half the cost but the US does not sell the diesel version so I was curious if I bought the gas would they work for my diesel?
2009 Volvo XC90 RecallsVolvo Recalls Garmin 760 Portable GPS-Equipped Vehicles Due to Overheating Battery
Volvo is recalling all models equipped with Garmin 760 Portable Global Positioning System units because the battery may overheat, which could lead to a fire. Volvo advises owners to stop using the Garmin device immediately and consult the Garmin website to determine if they have a defective unit. The unit's battery will be replaced and a spacer inserted to prevent the problem from reoccurring. This will be performed free of charge.