My local garage reset my check engine light in the hope of passing smog. According to the smog check driving just 50 miles will not complete the drive cycle. Please tell what drive cycle I have to complete...no matter how crazy please inform me. Thanks
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2002 Volvo V40 Question: I need a drive cycle for my Volvo V40
Answer #1joelburke26 from Joels Auto Service, February 23, 2011, 20:32Master
http://repairpal.com/drive-cycle-emissions-readiness or try this one1. Start the engine and accelerate to approximately 1500-2000 rpm. 2. Drive for 6 minutes at 1500-2000 rpm. 3. Stop the vehicle and remain at idle in drive for 70 seconds. 4. Accelerate to at least 45mph and drive for 5 minutes at 1800-2200 rpm. 5. Stop the vehicle and remain at idle in drive for 60 seconds. 6. Accelerate to at least 45 mph and drive for 4 minutes at 1800-2200 rpm. 7. Stop the vehicle and remain at idle in drive for 60 seconds. 8. Park the vehicle and turn off the engine.