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
I need a drive cycle for my Volvo V40 on 2002 Volvo V40
by volvo man in Riverside, CA on February 23, 2011
ANSWER by joelburke26 , February 23, 2011
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.