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2002 Volvo V70 Problems

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Most Common 2002 Volvo V70 Problems

There are several common complaints regarding Volvo V70 transmission shifting issues. Long shift times between gear shifts, hard shifting, hard downshifting and a loss of transmission operati...
One or more door lock assembly may fail and cause door locking/unlocking problems.
The upper engine mount may wear prematurely. Symptoms may include a harsh feeling when the transmission is shifting and roughness when the engine is idling. Worn engine mounts should be replaced ...
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1 Known 2002 Volvo V70 Brakes Problem

The anti-lock brake system (ABS) warning light and/or other dash warning lights may illuminate due to a failed ABS Control Module. Replacement of the failed module is generally required to correct ...

2 Known 2002 Volvo V70 Drive Train Problems

There are several common complaints regarding Volvo V70 transmission shifting issues. Long shift times between gear shifts, hard shifting, hard downshifting and a loss of transmission operati...
The upper engine mount may wear prematurely. Symptoms may include a harsh feeling when the transmission is shifting and roughness when the engine is idling. Worn engine mounts should be replaced ...

2 Known 2002 Volvo V70 Electrical & Lights Problems

One or more door lock assembly may fail and cause door locking/unlocking problems.
The master window switch may fail, allowing the windows to move in one direction and not the other.

3 Known 2002 Volvo V70 Engine Problems

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...
Engine oil leaks from the PCV housing are common.
A broken vacuum hose near the power steering pump deteriorates and can cause a rough idle and the Check Engine Light to illuminate

2 Known 2002 Volvo V70 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

Evap Purge Valve/Canister Shut-Off Valve
The MAF sensor is prone to failure and will turn on the Check Engine Light when it fails.

0 Known 2002 Volvo V70 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

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0 Known 2002 Volvo V70 Miscellaneous Problems

3 Known 2002 Volvo V70 Suspension & Steering Problems

The front control arm bushings wear out, resulting in alignment issues and squeaking and/or knocking noises from the front end. Worn bushings will require replacement.
Front and/or rear sway bar end links may wear out prematurely, causing a knocking noise from the front or rear of the vehicle when driving on bumpy roads. Our technicians recommend inspecting the...
Front upper strut mounts may wear prematurely, resulting in loud noise from the front of the vehicle when going over bumps.

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Known 2002 Volvo V70 Problems & Complaints

Engine oil leaks from the PCV housing are common.
Evap Purge Valve/Canister Shut-Off Valve
There are several common complaints regarding Volvo V70 transmission shifting issues. Long shift times between gear shifts, hard shifting, hard downshifting and a loss of transmission operati...
Front upper strut mounts may wear prematurely, resulting in loud noise from the front of the vehicle when going over bumps.
A broken vacuum hose near the power steering pump deteriorates and can cause a rough idle and the Check Engine Light to illuminate
The MAF sensor is prone to failure and will turn on the Check Engine Light when it fails.
One or more door lock assembly may fail and cause door locking/unlocking problems.
The front control arm bushings wear out, resulting in alignment issues and squeaking and/or knocking noises from the front end. Worn bushings will require replacement.
The anti-lock brake system (ABS) warning light and/or other dash warning lights may illuminate due to a failed ABS Control Module. Replacement of the failed module is generally required to correct ...
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...
Front and/or rear sway bar end links may wear out prematurely, causing a knocking noise from the front or rear of the vehicle when driving on bumpy roads. Our technicians recommend inspecting the...
The upper engine mount may wear prematurely. Symptoms may include a harsh feeling when the transmission is shifting and roughness when the engine is idling. Worn engine mounts should be replaced ...
The master window switch may fail, allowing the windows to move in one direction and not the other.
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