Question: My 01 Volvo S40 Keeps Shutting Off While Driving

1999 Volvo S70 After Market Accessories

I love my volvo and would like to fix it up a bit. I know that a Volvo S70 is not the best tuner car on the market, but I would like to make it less of an eye-sore. I was wondering if there was any place out there that sold aftermarket Volvo parts like body-kits, tail / headlights, etc. My friends are really into their VW's and I want to show them what I can do with my Volvo. Any ...

Older Car, Pricey Repairs Vs. Newer Car, Cheaper Repairs

I was involved in a car accident recently (not my fault), where the insurance decided it was cheaper just to total my car (2002 Volvo S60 T5). I have yet to hear the actual value I'll be receiving for the total, but it will probably be between $10-13,000. I was thinking of using that money to get a 2004 Honda Accord (used), because I've had good experiences with Accords in the past and have found the repairs to be much cheaper (my Volvo ...

My 99 Honda Accord Has Been Shutting Off Lately, While I Am Driving Or Slowing Down To A Stop. Details 2 Come.

My 99 Honda Accord LX has been shutting off lately, while I am driving at high speeds or slowing down to a stop. I have taken it for a tune up, battery replacement, the works, no one can tell me exactly what the problem is. The engine light came on last week & took it for a diagnostic and I was told my oxygen sensor needs to be replaced and my distributor. He told me the oxygen sensor had nothing to ...

Lately My Car Has Been Shutting Down While Driving Or Stopped. When This Happens It’s Really Hot Out. Why

the temp. gauge is a little below the middle point. ...

Is A Volvo A Good Car For A Teen

Okay.... so I'm about to get my license soon, and I'm in love with the Volvo sedans (you can thank the headlight wipers on their models).... my parents think i should get a honda or a civic, but are they right? i have roughtly $4,400 that i can spend for a car, and so would a Volvo be a good choice? I was thinking the 850 model, unless i can find a cheap s-series.... are they reliable? good gas mileage? And ...

Would These Tires Be To Big For My Sisters 89 Volvo 740 Turbo

My sister has an 89 volvo 740 turbo. i believe it has 205/50r15 tires. they are shot. i have a full set of 215/65r15 tires from a car i just got rid of. the tires are new. i know if it was installed on the car it would look tall. the only concerns i have are, will it clear the inner fenders, suspension, and the steering components. i think it will and i know the speedometer would be off. what do ...

Volvo S60r Vs 05 Nissan Altima 3.5

My friend thinks his dads 3.5 altima can beat my dads volvo s60r with dual intercoolers and a borg warner turbo. ...

Installing In Dash Navigation In A 2003 Volvo S40

Does anyone know if the 2003 volvo s40 is single or double din? And can any in dash nav system fit in its cradle or does it need some sort of adapter? Or can any nav systems fit in dash? Also, would I need to rewire the stereo or could a nav system be patched into the factory one? And any other advice would be appreciated. Thanks! ...

How Do You Justify Driving Around In The Turbo Diesel Mercedes Or Volvo

I have to close my vents whenever I'm behind one of you, knowing that if I don't I will soon get a car full of foul stinking diesel exhaust. Why don't you trade that thing in? Why aren't they illegal? ...

How Much Should It Cost Me To Repair An Oxygen Sensor On A Volvo 850

I took our Volvo 850 GLT SW to the mechanic and they said it had a faulty Bank 1, Sensor 2 on it (sensor code PO136). The mechanic is recommending that I replace the sensor and update the harness kit for $500. Is this in the right ballpark for the cost? And is it a critical fix or can I let it go...the car has 157,000 miles on it. ...