Volvo V70 (1996 - 1999)
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Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a Volvo V70, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your Volvo V70. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your Volvo V70 can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive.
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S70 Saloon, V70 Estate and C70 Coupe, inc. turbo and T5 versions.
Petrol: 2.0 litre (1984cc), 2.3 litre (2319cc) and 2.5 litre (2435cc).
Does NOT cover four-wheel-drive (AWD) system.
Table of contents
Chapter 1: Routine maintenance and servicing
Chapter 2: Part A: Engine in-car repair procedures
Chapter 2: Part B: Engine removal and overhaul procedures
Chapter 3: Cooling, heating and ventilation systems
Chapter 4: Part A: Fuel systems
Chapter 4: Part B: Exhaust and emission control systems
Chapter 5: Part A: Starting and charging systems
Chapter 5: Part B: Ignition system
Chapter 6: Clutch
Chapter 7: Part A: Manual transmission
Chapter 7: Part B: Automatic transmission
Chapter 8: Driveshafts
Chapter 9: Braking system
Chapter 10: Suspension and steering systems
Chapter 11: Bodywork and fittings
Chapter 12: Body electrical systems, Wiring diagrams, Reference
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- Conversion calculator – imperial and metric units
The Volvo S70/V70 Saloon and Estate models were introduced at the end of 1996, and are derived from the successful 850 range. Facelifted and with many detail changes beneath the skin, the new range shares the Volvo 850' s transverse engine/transmission layout, front-wheel drive and state-of-the-art suspension technology.
In April 1997, the AWD four-wheel-drive models were introduced, followed by the C70 sports coupe model in June 1997. The C70 represented a bold move for Volvo, serving as a flagship model, and offering further proof of Volvo’s commitment to driver appeal. Under the tasteful coupe exterior, the C70 shares many of its mechanical components with the Saloon and Estate models.
The engines are all fuel-injected, in-line, five-cylinder units of 1984 cc, 2319 cc or 2435 cc displacement. Both normally-aspirated and turbo-charged versions are available.
In our Volvo S70/V70 manual we will show you how to service and repair your vehicle with confidence.