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2001 Volvo S80 Question: low coolant level light is coming on. once the car warms up the light goes off.?

 

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katt75, Burlington, IA, October 31, 2012, 21:56
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the light is on and the level registers low until the car warms up then the light goes off...

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    goodguy November 01, 2012, 06:00
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    check your coolant when car is cold if it is ok it might be a bad level sensor

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13485 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper November 01, 2012, 06:12
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    agree with good guy. if the coolant is low have system pressure tested to determine poss leak

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    your.mechanic November 01, 2012, 08:28
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    you are low in coolant...top it off and if this repeats...find a shop to help you find that leak

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