1990 Volvo 240 Q&A
1990 Volvo 240 Question: Radiator replacement
your estimator doesnt go back to my 1986 Volvo. can i just use the 1990 estimate or contribute to the site with my findings? let me know. - Visitor
The 1986 240 radiator replacement will be very close to the 1990, possibly identical. It's also a good time to replace the thermostat too. - Bret Bodas
i thought it would be a hard fix, i have a 1991 volvo 740 and my radiator went out and it cost about $100 (before tax) for the part. all you have to do is drain the coolant into a container, save it. disconnect hoses and but it the new one in and put hoses back in. maybe a 1hr to 1.5hr job. not to mention the pride you will get for doing the job yourself and the money you save. the thermostat that was mentioned above in the answer just use the one from the old radiator. - Visitor
About 5 years ago I wrecked my 1990 Volvo 240 and it's been sitting collecting dust. I rear-ended another car and while the car continued to run and didn't result in immediate stopping of the engin...