Where do I get coolant for my Volvo?
Losing coolant…from where? Help, Advice and DIY Tutorials on Volvo’s extremely popular car line — Volvo’s 1990s “bread and butter” cars — powered by the ubiquitous and durable Volvo inline 5-cylinder engine. Losing coolant…from where?
Where are the coolant hoses on a 1999 Volvo?
Two radiator hoses, and then the two expansion tank hoses. 1999 models also have hoses in the back there that branch off to the oil cooler which exchanges heat between the oil and coolant. I’m staring at VADIS, and can’t find the actual part numbers for the hoses that run at the back of the engine to the turbocharger.
Why is my Volvo losing coolant through the overflow line?
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What does the coolant warning mean on a Volvo V40?
If the coolant level is below min indicator,the warning message will stay permanetly on . If it is a bit higher than min, the message will pop up in display when you are in a hill road or curve. In any case means that the coolant level is low….
What causes coolant to drop from the turbocharger?
WTF. I just replaced the upper and lower coolant lines to the turbocharger. The lower one was dripping some, causing coolant level to drop over time. The drops were often thrown onto the exhaust, and never did make a puddle on the ground.
What causes coolant level to drop on car?
The lower one was dripping some, causing coolant level to drop over time. The drops were often thrown onto the exhaust, and never did make a puddle on the ground. Here’s a pic of the lower line, that was a leaker on my car. It’s the smaller black hose in the left side of the picture:
What causes a coolant leak on a Volvo S60?
As the vehicle ages, the plastic end tanks on the radiator may crack and cause a coolant leak. Because of the placement of the radiator, the leak may not be visible in the engine bay or underneath the vehicle. A radiator replacement would be required to fix this condition. Volvo S60 Vehicles With This Problem.
When does coolant start leaking from the bottom of the car?
If the coolant leaking from bottom of car is a situation, you are facing right now, reading through would be beneficial. When your coolant level starts dropping, initially you would notice no change.
Is there a leak in my Volvo radiator?
Put in 1 litre of water and scheduled premature major 48,000 km service and tire change. Volvo Service called and advised radiator cracked and requires replacement, and there are some oil leaks. No sign of leaks in my parking stall.
What kind of radiator is used in a Volvo?
[Motor Magazine, Aug 2004] One of the coolant issues that may arise is the use of an aftermarket replacement radiator or heater core made of copper-brass with lead solder.
How often should I change the coolant in my Volvo?
[Ywan Mason] Dex-Cool, according to a GM service bulletin only gives the extended life when it was used as the first and only coolant in the car. Residual amounts of conventional coolants left in the system even after careful draining require that the Dex-Cool be changed at the same interval as any other coolant, every two years.
Is there a problem with my Volvo cooling system?
Dexcool is known to have problems with high-lead solders, and is also sensitive to air levels in cooling systems. If you don’t keep the system topped off to the “min” mark on the reservoir, it may cause scaling and rust precipitation. The last Glysantin alternative is new in the US, although well-known in Europe,…