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1992 Volvo 960 Problems

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Most Common 1992 Volvo 960 Problems

The gear position sensor on the transmission may fail, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light and/or a no start condition.
Vibration problems from the rear brake rotors are common and require replacement of the pads and rotors, and the installation of special shims. The symptoms often occur when the brakes are used hea...
The intake manifold gasket will often be a source of vacuum leaks. This will cause a rough idle and the Check Engine Light will illuminate. Replacement of the gasket is required to resolve this issue.
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1 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Brakes Problem

Vibration problems from the rear brake rotors are common and require replacement of the pads and rotors, and the installation of special shims. The symptoms often occur when the brakes are used hea...

1 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Drive Train Problem

The gear position sensor on the transmission may fail, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light and/or a no start condition.

0 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Electrical & Lights Problems

4 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Engine Problems

The intake manifold gasket will often be a source of vacuum leaks. This will cause a rough idle and the Check Engine Light will illuminate. Replacement of the gasket is required to resolve this issue.
The engine will crank over but will not start. The Check Engine Light is on and/or there is a diagnostic code for the engine coolant temperature sensor (ECT). This may be caused by a faulty sensor ...

0 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

1 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

The AC evaporator can develop leaks. If you have it replaced, it's a good idea to change the cabin air filter at the same time to help with cabin air quality.

0 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1992 Volvo 960 Suspension & Steering Problems

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Known 1992 Volvo 960 Problems & Complaints

The engine will crank over but will not start. The Check Engine Light is on and/or there is a diagnostic code for the engine coolant temperature sensor (ECT). This may be caused by a faulty sensor ...
The gear position sensor on the transmission may fail, resulting in illumination of the Check Engine Light and/or a no start condition.
The AC evaporator can develop leaks. If you have it replaced, it's a good idea to change the cabin air filter at the same time to help with cabin air quality.
Although a high rate of engine-related fires have been reported with this engine, most can be attributed to neglected maintenance. The fuel hoses in the engine compartment should be inspected perio...
Vibration problems from the rear brake rotors are common and require replacement of the pads and rotors, and the installation of special shims. The symptoms often occur when the brakes are used hea...
The intake manifold gasket will often be a source of vacuum leaks. This will cause a rough idle and the Check Engine Light will illuminate. Replacement of the gasket is required to resolve this issue.
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