Volvo 740 Repair and Maintenance
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Volvo 740 Problems
Engine stalling/stumbling problems can be caused by a failing mass airflow sensor.
The fuel pump relay may fail resulting in a "no start" condition, the engine will crank over but will not start and run. Checking for proper fuel pressure would be the first step in diagnosing this concern.
Volvo 740 Questions
Once my 1992 Volvo 740 wagon warms up after for example a drive to a near by store. I turn it off then try and restart it up and at it will do is make a bunch of cranking noises. It wants to start but it wont. After hours have gone by it will start again and the same issue happens over and over.
Replaced upper radiator coolant hose before I did this. Actual year is 1988. Had been sitting for awhile (1.5 years) before I started working on it. Fuel pumps work fine. Fuel lines look in good condition, no leaking, no rusting. Coolant temp sensor has not been replaced before, as well as fuel p...
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Volvo 740 Reviews
have 331,000 miles still a great car
Only have 270K miles on ours. We have had since 1991 and it is a tank. Only problems have been auxillary items, such as antenna, power window buttons, power locks, radio, blower motor, A/C. The powertrain is bulletproof. Still put in 5 quarts of oil and 5K miles later drain out 5 qts of oil.