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I am having a turbo sensor issue and I may have wiring issues also on my 2006 Volvo S60
Hello. If you suspect that the sensor was not replaced then that can be why the light is coming on. I would need to know what code is coming from the computer for it to be able to tell better...
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Replacement Key?
It sounds like you ended up with a "workshop" lock cylinder. That is a cylinder that you put in to get a car back in action while waiting on the correct cylinder. The workshop cylinder has it's own keys, but...
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Loud screeching noise on left front tire when the car is in motion
Hi there. If there is a screeching noise when the vehicle is moving coming from the wheels, then the brakes need to be checked again. That type of noise is typically caused by a bad brake pad sensor. It is...
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Engine oil leak should I use Stop leak?
I would advise against putting stop-leak in your engine. If you have already done so, I recommend you change the oil right away. Many aftermarket manufacturers are selling products that look like a good answer to a complicated problem, but...
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Trying to find out what radiator I need
Hi there. If you have a radiator in your vehicle, look around the radiator to find a part number so the parts store can cross reference the radiator. If there is no part number, then remove the radiator and take...
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Very intermittent stall (once only) or rough idle after warm restart. Engine system service required warning comes and goes.
Hello. Thank you for writing in. Fuel pump issues and malfunctions do often start out intermittently. If the fuel pump is the problem, you can expect it to increase in frequency until it completely fails. It would be beneficial to...
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I've just had my car aligned and new tires put on, and my car when at highway speeds feels loose, and wanders from side to side.
Hi. It sounds like there may be some loose suspension and steering parts in the front end of your car. There is a possibility that the steering parts that were loosened to do the alignment were not tightened all the...
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How much to replace rear differential in 2005 s60 t5awd. Car shakes between 55-70 mph and quick grinding noise, happens once a da
Hello. Typically if you get a grinding noise from the rear of the vehicle along with shaking it can be a differential issue. It can be a failure in the differential pinion bearing or it may just be an issue...
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I have a 06 volvo s40 t 5 awd.it is leaking antifreeze from the drivers side direcrly underneath the transmission.runs great, no
Hello, thank you for writing in.The best way to determine the cause of the leak is to locate where it is coming from. There are several cooling system components in that area including hoses and the heater core. Both components...
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MY C70 2006 NEEDS REBUILT ON TRANSMISSION WHAT WOULD IT BE COST ?
Hi there. From what you are explaining it does sound like an issue with the transmission. An issue like this is best diagnosed and repaired by a transmission specialist.
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Transmission is not responding when I put it in gear. All gears act like neutral.
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. It sounds like the pump pressure switch is overloading and causing a mass dump. Check the wiring harness to the transmission and see if there is power to the harness. If there is power,...
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Brake Booster potential leak.
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. If the brake pedal is easy to use when the engine is running and is stiff when the engine is off, then the brake booster is working fine. The oil is coming from the...
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Car won't start, says key error. This is the first time it ever happened
Hello. The key error message you are experiencing can be caused by a few different things. The most common causes are an issue with the immobilizer system, or with the steering column. The immobilizer system is the vehicle's security system....
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Key does not turn and the steering wheel locked.
Hi there. The lock in the steering column is activated by a solenoid and it could be either loosing power or the lock could be damaged making the steering wheel lock and hard to unlock. Also, the ignition switch could...
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My XC90 Volvo 2006 I thought was the PCV system so I had all the hoses there changed as well as the oil catch can but my engine li
There are more than ten principal causes of rough idle and that list doesn't include potential mechanical faults such as uneven cylinder compression. By far, the most efficient strategy to resolve this issue is to request a rough engine idle...
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Will it damage my engine if I switch from synthetic blend to regular motor oil to do a oil change being I live in Florida?
It is not snow or ice that will damage an engine but heat and friction. This engine is turbo charged and the turbo bearings are lubricated by the engine oil. When you change the oil you should use only the...
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I had a trouble code P0090 and now I have P2177
This may not be very hard to solve. Code P2177 means your engine is running too lean. The most common cause of this is an air leak in the intake system. Since you've just been working under the hood, it's...
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"Transmission Service Urgent" light is on.
Hi there. Check the transmission fluid level and make sure that its full. When checking the level, look at the color of the fluid. If the fluid is red or dark red, then I recommend draining the transmission oil and...
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I own a Volvo C70 2007. There is a clunking noise when shifting from Forward to reverse.
Hi there: It's possible that the noise and feeling you're experiencing is caused by loose transmission or motor mounts. However, it's also possible that internal components inside the transmission or perhaps the CV joint on your Volvo C70 are causing...
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My volvo was overheating today and then turned off. After some time i tried starting up but now it just cranks with no start
An overheating situation can cause serious damage both to internal engine components and electrical connections, which is perhaps why you're having problems with the instrument cluster. You should probably have a professional mechanic come to your location first and complete...

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