"No start" and Check Engine Light Due to Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor Failure on Volvo S90

A "no start condition" and illumination of the Check Engine Light can be caused by a failing engine coolant temperature sensor.

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Average mileage: 221,166 (122,000–319,000)
Engine affected: 2.9L 6 Cylinder
2 model years affected: 1997, 1998
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1998 Volvo S90 - 2.9L 6 Cylinder 222,500 mi,
Check engine and coolant noy being drawn into motor
1997 Volvo S90 - 2.9L 6 Cylinder 122,000 mi,
engine no start and had code p0118 or somthing of that nature and it was the engine coolant temp sensor which the vehicle would protect its self and not over heat the engine resulting in bigger issues.