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2004 Volvo S80 Question: Transmission Service Urgent Message, will upgrade software fix the problem?

 

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gxzhao80, Turbo, Martinez, CA, February 16, 2013, 11:59
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To repair the new transmission, the agent quote me 6000+, Volvo had the reputation on the softare failure problem. I changed once many years ago, and now the problem came back.

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, February 20, 2013, 18:24
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    It's a good idea to update the software first, delete all the diagnostic info in the computer and drive it, as long as it's safe to do so. I doubt this will cure the issu, but it's worth a shot.

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