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1999 Volvo V70 XC Problems

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Most Common 1999 Volvo V70 XC Problems

Many complaints have been reported regarding Volvo Cross Country transmission shifting issues. Long shift times between gear shifts, hard shifting, hard downshifting and a loss of transmissio...
The electronic throttle module (ETM) has a higher than normal failure rate. There is a possible extended warranty and/or a software upgrade offered by Volvo for this problem.
There have been many reports of ABS Control Module failure. When they fail the ABS and Check Engine warning lights will come on. The speedometer may stop operating as well. To address this issue, t...
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1 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC Brakes Problem

There have been many reports of ABS Control Module failure. When they fail the ABS and Check Engine warning lights will come on. The speedometer may stop operating as well. To address this issue, t...

2 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC Drive Train Problems

Many complaints have been reported regarding Volvo Cross Country transmission shifting issues. Long shift times between gear shifts, hard shifting, hard downshifting and a loss of transmissio...
Oil leaks from the AWD differential have been reported.

2 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC Electrical & Lights Problems

One or more door lock assembly may fail and cause door locking/unlocking problems.

3 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC 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...
The upper and right front engine mounts wear out prematurely. You may feel engine vibrations at idle and excessive engine movement when accelerating the vehicle.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an intake manifold gasket vacuum leak.

1 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC Exhaust & Emissions Problem

The electronic throttle module (ETM) has a higher than normal failure rate. There is a possible extended warranty and/or a software upgrade offered by Volvo for this problem.

0 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known 1999 Volvo V70 XC Suspension & Steering Problem

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 1999 Volvo V70 XC Problems & Complaints

The electronic throttle module (ETM) has a higher than normal failure rate. There is a possible extended warranty and/or a software upgrade offered by Volvo for this problem.
Many complaints have been reported regarding Volvo Cross Country transmission shifting issues. Long shift times between gear shifts, hard shifting, hard downshifting and a loss of transmissio...
One or more door lock assembly may fail and cause door locking/unlocking problems.
Front upper strut mounts may wear prematurely, resulting in loud noise from the front of the vehicle when going over bumps.
There have been many reports of ABS Control Module failure. When they fail the ABS and Check Engine warning lights will come on. The speedometer may stop operating as well. To address this issue, t...
The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to an intake manifold gasket vacuum leak.
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...
The upper and right front engine mounts wear out prematurely. You may feel engine vibrations at idle and excessive engine movement when accelerating the vehicle.
Oil leaks from the AWD differential have been reported.
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