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1995 Volvo 850 Problems

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Most Common 1995 Volvo 850 Problems

It's quite common for the the fuel pump to fail, causing a no start condition. The engine will crank over but it will not start. To verify this the fuel pressure and electrical power to the fuel p...
The AC evaporator can develop a leak resulting in insufficient AC cooling. Our technicians recommend when replacing the evaporator, have a pollen filter kit installed to help with air quality in th...
The turbocharger return pipe seal may develop an oil leak. The leak can begin very small, but will eventually progress into a large leak. Our technicians recommend having this repaired at first s...
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1 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Brakes Problem

Vibration from the rear of the car when braking can be caused by corroded rotors, especially when braking going down hill. The rotors will need to be replaced and special shims installed from Volvo...

1 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Drive Train Problem

You may experience just a check engine light, but you may also have an engine that will not start (won't turn over) and erratic transmission shifting. A diagnostic check will turn up a 3-1-3 code i...

1 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Electrical & Lights Problem

The electronic portion of the ignition switch may malfunction, causing some dash lights to stay on. When this happens, a wiggle of the ignition key should temporarily return everything to normal.

4 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Engine Problems

It's quite common for the the fuel pump to fail, causing a no start condition. The engine will crank over but it will not start. To verify this the fuel pressure and electrical power to the fuel p...
The turbocharger return pipe seal may develop an oil leak. The leak can begin very small, but will eventually progress into a large leak. Our technicians recommend having this repaired at first s...
An abnormal vibration maybe noted due to a worn upper and/or right front engine mount. Replacing all worn mounts may be necessary to correct this concern.

0 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

The AC evaporator can develop a leak resulting in insufficient AC cooling. Our technicians recommend when replacing the evaporator, have a pollen filter kit installed to help with air quality in th...

0 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Miscellaneous Problems

4 Known 1995 Volvo 850 Suspension & Steering Problems

If you hear a loud knocking noise from the rear of the car while driving then there's a good chance the rear upper shock mounting plate is broken. We suggest replacing both rear upper shock plates ...
A knocking noise over bumps from the front end can be caused by a worn out sway bar link rod. Replacement of the rod will be necessary to fix this issue.
One or both of the front wheel bearings may fail resulting in a rumbling noise from the front wheel area when driving over 25 mph.

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Known 1995 Volvo 850 Problems & Complaints

It's quite common for the the fuel pump to fail, causing a no start condition. The engine will crank over but it will not start. To verify this the fuel pressure and electrical power to the fuel p...
You may experience just a check engine light, but you may also have an engine that will not start (won't turn over) and erratic transmission shifting. A diagnostic check will turn up a 3-1-3 code i...
The intake manifold gasket can leak and cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate, idle speed to be erratic and a hard starting engine. A hissing noise can often be heard from the gasket area when...
One or both of the front wheel bearings may fail resulting in a rumbling noise from the front wheel area when driving over 25 mph.
The AC evaporator can develop a leak resulting in insufficient AC cooling. Our technicians recommend when replacing the evaporator, have a pollen filter kit installed to help with air quality in th...
Vibration from the rear of the car when braking can be caused by corroded rotors, especially when braking going down hill. The rotors will need to be replaced and special shims installed from Volvo...
The turbocharger return pipe seal may develop an oil leak. The leak can begin very small, but will eventually progress into a large leak. Our technicians recommend having this repaired at first s...
A knocking noise over bumps from the front or rear of the car can be caused by a broken upper strut mount
A knocking noise over bumps from the front end can be caused by a worn out sway bar link rod. Replacement of the rod will be necessary to fix this issue.
The electronic portion of the ignition switch may malfunction, causing some dash lights to stay on. When this happens, a wiggle of the ignition key should temporarily return everything to normal.
An abnormal vibration maybe noted due to a worn upper and/or right front engine mount. Replacing all worn mounts may be necessary to correct this concern.
If you hear a loud knocking noise from the rear of the car while driving then there's a good chance the rear upper shock mounting plate is broken. We suggest replacing both rear upper shock plates ...
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