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2005 Volvo XC90 Question: How often does the transmission go out?

 

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Visitor, Deatsville, AL, February 22, 2011, 06:41

Transmission went bad in 2008 and now the light comes on and I need a new transmission.

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, March 09, 2011, 08:20
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    There's no magic mileage when they fail, could go at 30K or 200K, you never know. Be sure to maintaing the fluid properly, I suggest a complete flush of the system every 30-40K miles, and keep the software updated in the transmission control module.

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