Map Sensor Location on 2000 Volvo V40

Okay I have a 2000v40 1.9t and I need to change the map sensor. Can someone tell where it is at? I have surfed the web, without success, and need a detailed description of its location. Volvo parts are expensive enough and I do all the labor, but I am strictly an amateur so all the technical terms are wasted on me. One site claimed it was on top of the manifold, another under the air filter!!! Help Me and pics are great!

by in McKinney, TX on April 25, 2011
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2 answers 6 comments
ANSWER by , April 25, 2011
The engine uses a mass air flow meter to tell the computer how much air is being drawn into the engine. It is attached to the intake air duct/ air filter housing, secured by 2 # 25 Torx screws. Look at they usually have good illustrations of parts. There is a company that independent auto repair shops buy their information from that the same information inexpensively to do it yourselfers. The information is year make and model specific repair procedures, service bulletins, component locations, wiring diagrams ect.... Alldata is very easy to navigate
COMMENT by , April 26, 2011
Well I have already removed and cleaned the MAF and it is working correctly. I am looking for the Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor. It has eluded me so far but I am determine :)
ANSWER by , April 26, 2011
It sits on the manifold. You need to remove the fuel rail cover to get access to it. Post your e-mail and I'll send you everything you need to know about it. Zee
COMMENT by , April 26, 2011
That would be great! I even called the local Volvo dealer and they couldn't tell me where it was at!
COMMENT by , April 26, 2011
WOW! The dealer couldn't tell? Why it doesn't surprise me? One of our local Volvo dealer had no idea of Volvo TSBs.. It kind of sad when you need to tow your car to an independent shop because the dealership has no idea how to fix it. I received cars for this reason from a Volvo and a BMW dealership before. Check your e-mail. The MAP info should be there already. Zee
COMMENT by , April 10, 2012
afternoon,,, My name is Ryan and i hold the same car......can you send it to me too,, everything about MAP and MAF and the picture of the location
COMMENT by , September 02, 2012
any way you could forward that MAP sensor diagram to me as well
COMMENT by , February 13, 2013
if you could also send this info to me it would be a great help.Many thanks for your time.Marc.