One or more door lock assembly may fail and cause door locking/unlocking problems.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Volvo V70 Door Lock Assemblies May Fail and Cause Locking/Unlocking Problems
Volvo V70 Problem
Average Mileage: 151,864 mi (98,000 mi - 204,177 mi)
Visitor, 2000 Volvo V70, 204,177 mi
Erratic unlocking behaviour, typically during heat of day, fail to unlock with remote key central lock, have to unlock manually. Resolves on it's own.
Visitor, 2002 Volvo V70, 140,000 mi
so far, no solution. I'm stuck
Visitor, 2004 Volvo V70, 98,000 mi
rear passenger door inop with key or remote fob. makes a whirring noise like the gears are stripped. have to manually unlock door.
Visitor, 2002 Volvo V70, 153,000 mi
passenger side backseat door lock is making noise but not responding to
the auto key. I won't unlock or lock other than manually
Back passenger side door locks everytime it is closed and doesn't unlock from the inside.
right front door will not lock
Driver door is stuck closed and locked. I do not know how to remove the panel with the door closed.
Visitor, 1998 Volvo V70, 103,000 mi
pass side front won;t unlock