Volvo 940 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Volvo 940
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Volvo 940 Problems
The transmission overdrive relay often fails, preventing the transmission from shifting into overdrive
The fuel pump relay may fail resulting in a "no start" condition, the engine will crank over but will not start and run. Checking for proper fuel pressure would be the first step in diagnosing this concern.
When braking, a loose feeling from the front end can be caused by worn strut rod bushings. Worn bushings will require replacement. After they are replaced the wheel alignment should be checked.
Volvo 940 Questions
The noise is constant, it's not noticeable when driving but when parked and running it can, I'm not sure what it may be, never had anything like that before. The part of thee exhaust that the noise is located on, has what looks like a sensor ? Let me know what you think?
My car cuts off while I'm driving it does this hesitate while I'm driving and cuts off. oi just had the oil changed filture. Now the car has wait smoke coming from the tailpipe. I also had the fule pump changed. I dont know what's wrong with my car I just purchased this vehicle in No...
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Volvo 940 Reviews
Bought the car new in 95 with one purpose in mind; protection for my wife and kids. Through the years, the Volvo has saved life limb and trauma on two different occasions. (auto crashes ie; being plowed into by other vehicles. Only until recently, our volvo has had minimal mechanical/electric problems...but now, pushing on toward 300K and into another twenty years of service, is "she" falterin...
i love my car
A tremendous driver on the highway, the car gets up to speed fast fast and is smooth at speed, and sports are very forgiving ride around town. The car is heavy and in town driving fuel economy reflects that. Plastic trim/fitments eventually fall apart, disconnect, become the victims of plastic fatigue, etc. and this is the most noticeably sub par aspect of this model/year. Mine has an automati...