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1996 VOLVO 850 in Northern, New Jersey
We have the same exact problem, AC died THREE times in approximately 125,000 miles. Volvo's only remedy was to keep replaceing compressor, evaporator. We just stopped fixing, car now has 172,000 miles, strong running engine, there must be...
1993 VOLVO 850 in Chicago, IL
I am having the exact same problem with my 1993 850 glt. Just stalls out while driving. Any solutions to this yet???
1993 VOLVO 850 in Chicago, IL
I am having the exact same problem with my 1993 850 glt. Just stalls out while driving. Any solutions to this yet???
1997 VOLVO 850 in Edina, MN
Tl contact owns a 1997 volvo 850. the headlights would not illuminate when the vehicle was started. the headlights would also not dim when the vehicle was turned off. the headlight switch was defective, but it was never used by the conta...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Mill Creek, WA
Heat generated in the engine compartment causes abs control module and traction control module to fail in my '96 volvo 850r. as of today, there's 3 modules already replaced (each costing $800). the dealer said that the control module fails...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Mill Creek, WA
Heat generated in the engine compartment causes abs control module and traction control module to fail in my '96 volvo 850r. as of today, there's 3 modules already replaced (each costing $800). the dealer said that the control module fails...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Richmond, VA
Tl contact owns a 1994 volvo 850. the vehicle check strap has failed and is causing the metal to wear out and damage the hinges. the failure is creating a hole in the door. the dealer stated that the pillars need to be replaced. the cos...
1995 VOLVO 850 in Witchita, KS
Tl contact owns a 1995 volvo 850. he noticed a gas smell coming from the rear of the vehicle. he stated that gas leaks from the gas tank when he fills it up. he has not spoken with the dealer or the manufacturer. the current and failure...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Washington, DC
Customer states that she began to detect creaking sounds every time she opened and closed the front door on the driver' side* the consumer was informed there was a crack in the frame of the door.
1996 VOLVO 850 in Washington, DC
Customer states that she began to detect creaking sounds every time she opened and closed the front door on the driver' side* the consumer was informed there was a crack in the frame of the door.
1994 VOLVO 850 in Blue Bell, PA
Drivers side wiper does not clear windshield. they say to tighten nut but it no longer works. i would have to replace total assembly. i was told this is a persistent problem with the 850. shouldn't this be fixed by volvo?
1997 VOLVO 850 in Los Angeles, CA
1. loss of acceleration and sometimes stalling during freeway transition from on ramp to freeway and or during left turning against traffic. 2. the car failed to accelerate and the action of pushing the accelerator caused the transmissio...
1997 VOLVO 850 in Los Angeles, CA
1. loss of acceleration and sometimes stalling during freeway transition from on ramp to freeway and or during left turning against traffic. 2. the car failed to accelerate and the action of pushing the accelerator caused the transmissio...
1993 VOLVO 850 in Hooksett, NH
1993 volvo 850glt engine stalls without warning. newspaper ad said 1999 through 2001, c70,s60,s80,v70 & v70xc. the 850 was never mentioned. have had the car since 1998 & it has happened four times. real scary, can it be fixed?
1997 VOLVO 850 in University Place, WA
Dt*: the contact stated while driving 35mph on a city street, the vehicle was involved in a front impact collision and the airbags did not deploy. the contact was wearing a seat belt, no injuries were sustained. there was minor damage to...
1997 VOLVO 850 in Hastings-on-hudson, NY
The trac off light comes on on my 1997 volvo 850 glt turbo wagon. apparently, the trac, no longer works and i have to pay hundreds of dollars to get it fixed. this should be a recall and relates directly to a safety claim made by volvo. fro...
1997 VOLVO 850 in Austin, TX
Dt*: the contact stated the vehicle vibrated and the steering was erratic. the contact noticed unusual hydroplaning in small puddles of water on the highway. the contact noticed chunks on the outside rim of the passenger side tire. a loc...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Ann Arbor, MI
Dt*: the contact stated without warning, the speedometer became inoperable. the dealership determined the speedometer needed to be replaced.
1994 VOLVO 850 in Chamblee, GA
I believe it's the electronic throttle control. i've had the part replaced and yet the car still runs poorly. it stalls, looses speed, and quits running all together. it is a very serious and dangerous situation.
1996 VOLVO 850 in San Antonio, TX
Dt*: the contact stated the driver side seat belt will not come out of the retractor. the vehicle was taken to the dealership, where it was determined the seat belt assembly needs to be replaced.
1996 VOLVO 850 in San Antonio, TX
Dt*: the contact stated the driver side seat belt will not come out of the retractor. the vehicle was taken to the dealership, where it was determined the seat belt assembly needs to be replaced.
1993 VOLVO 850 in Denver, PA
Good evening;this is more of a question about a potential vehicle that i would like to purchase. i am interested in purchasing a 1993 volvo 850 4 door. sedan ,auto/a/c,4 cyl,loaded. i went to test drive the car and the engine check lights s...
1993 VOLVO 850 in Denver, PA
Good evening;this is more of a question about a potential vehicle that i would like to purchase. i am interested in purchasing a 1993 volvo 850 4 door. sedan ,auto/a/c,4 cyl,loaded. i went to test drive the car and the engine check lights s...
1995 VOLVO 850 in Los Altos, CA
My wife & daughter smelled smoke while driving on a neighborhood street. it seemed to be coming from under the driver's seat. they stopped the car right away and got out. as my wife opened the door to the back seat to get her purse, she ...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Livingston, NJ
Dt: the contact stated vehicle was leaking oil but he was unsure where it was coming from. the dealership suggested changing the master cylinder and it was changed at a local service station, however the leak continued. the contact cl...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Livingston, NJ
Dt: the contact stated vehicle was leaking oil but he was unsure where it was coming from. the dealership suggested changing the master cylinder and it was changed at a local service station, however the leak continued. the contact cl...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Livingston, NJ
Dt: the contact stated vehicle was leaking oil but he was unsure where it was coming from. the dealership suggested changing the master cylinder and it was changed at a local service station, however the leak continued. the contact cl...
1997 VOLVO 850 in Walnut Creek, CA
Car would not start - appeared to be dead battery - replaced battery - car started, next day car battery dead - jumped battery, car started-2 hours later car battery dead - tested new battery tested ok. jumped battery took car to volvo deal...
1995 VOLVO 850 in Highland, MD
. i have spent $2200 in the last 3 months while herb gordon tries to figure out the problem with the brakes. they have replaced the brake master cylinder, cleaned and resealed the brake calipers and now as a last resort are replacing the ...
1995 VOLVO 850 in Highland, MD
. i have spent $2200 in the last 3 months while herb gordon tries to figure out the problem with the brakes. they have replaced the brake master cylinder, cleaned and resealed the brake calipers and now as a last resort are replacing the ...
1995 VOLVO 850 in Highland, MD
. i have spent $2200 in the last 3 months while herb gordon tries to figure out the problem with the brakes. they have replaced the brake master cylinder, cleaned and resealed the brake calipers and now as a last resort are replacing the ...
1995 VOLVO 850 in Highland, MD
. i have spent $2200 in the last 3 months while herb gordon tries to figure out the problem with the brakes. they have replaced the brake master cylinder, cleaned and resealed the brake calipers and now as a last resort are replacing the ...
1995 VOLVO 850 in Bowie, MD
Driver side windshield wiper blades no longer contacts glass because motor spindle axis has become misaligned forcing wiper arm up. suspect that mounting plate or bracket for motor has become distorted/bent. i bent arm for temporary fix....
1994 VOLVO 850 in Campbell Hall, NY
My 1994 850 volvo station wagon would suddenly loose power and stall. i brought the car to my volvo mechanic ( an unauthorized dealer) who tried 3 times to fix the problem. i read some consumer alerts that described the same problems but...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Fairfax, VA
> my family received a notice from volvo cars of north america, via us mail, dated february 2005 > notice explains that: "in certain cases, after prolonged exposure to extreme heat, the fuel tank in model year 1994-1997 volvo 850 vehicles ...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Silver Spring, MD
1994 850 glt volvo was total destroyed by fire. the consumer was driving the vehicle when the seat felt hot, then it begun to smoke and smelled burning. the dealer disconnected the seat heater circuits. shortly after that, the vehicle ...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Stockbridge, GA
I am having problems with my car cutting off while driving. strangely, first it started out cutting off whenever i would make a right turn. the car would just cut off, all the lights in the dash would come on. i have had three auto repair p...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Barto, PA
Dt:the contact owns a 1994 volvo 850. the vehicle will stall while driving he has had the vehicle serviced numerous times and the mechanic cannot duplicate the problem. this happens while driving at accelerating, decelerating, startup, and ...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Dt: the owner noticed after delivery of vehicle that there was no change in the mileage. the gauge would read how fast the owner was traveling, but not how far the vehicle was traveling. the owner noticed this within the first 10 miles of d...
1997 VOLVO 850 in Chicago, IL
Heating and cooling fan started coming on, 7/7/2003, car over heated 10/04, dealer replaced fan at my cost. shift over drive light came on 12/04 dealer replaced solenoid switch, 6/05 shift over drive switch came back on, now 2 solenoids a...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Overland Park, KS
Recently read an article in usa today about volvo's stalling, losing speed and etc. that perfectly describes my problem with my 1994 volvo 850 sedan. over the last 2 years we have had very similar occurrences with our car losing speed and...
1993 VOLVO 850 in Rockaway, NJ
I have a 1993 volvo 850. it has been stalling while driving at high speeds, low speeds, for over 10 years. no one has ever fixed the problem. since you are investigating current volvo models for this same problem, you should consider inv...
1996 VOLVO 850 in N Massapequa, NY
1996 volvo 850 manufacturer's supplied tire jack is insufficient to lift car, extremely difficult to turn crank and is dangerous. jack kept on slipping and finally collapsed. my knuckles were scraping concrete as i tried to turn the small c...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Weybridge, VT
Dt: while he was in a parking lot the front passenger wheel fell off. the bolts that held the front assembly broke off, and the axle broke. dealer said he saw this problem before. another dealer said they never heard of this problem, and g...
1994 VOLVO 850 in Weybridge, VT
Dt: while he was in a parking lot the front passenger wheel fell off. the bolts that held the front assembly broke off, and the axle broke. dealer said he saw this problem before. another dealer said they never heard of this problem, and g...
1995 VOLVO 850 in Bakersfield, CA
Dt: received manufacturer's recall s139032105, took vehicle to dealer for recall repairs. after an emission test was done vehicle did not pass it. vehicle was taken back to dealer for a check up. the dealer said that part for the...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Fayetville, PA
At 49,706 miles the dealer replaced the air conditioner evaporator under warrenty. approximately 32,000 miles later it had to be replaced again at a cost of approximately $800. approximately 36,000 miles later it now needs to be replaced ag...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Windsormill, MD
Dt: caller received a recall letter but the consumer feels the dealer did not repair the problem. the manufacturers recall #140 and the nhtsa recall #04v368000 were to replace a heat shield. the caller said she feels the dealer did not d...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Naperville, IL
Suddenly, headlights and dash lights fail to operate when switch is in either headlight "on" position. when set in parking light position, dash and parking lights (only) work. if high beam switch is manually held, then high beams (only) w...
1996 VOLVO 850 in Baton Rouge, LA
Abs control unit failure on 96 volvo 850 with just over 60,000 miles on it. abs light comes on due to failure in unit. failure is a result of cracks that develop in circuit board. abs fails & is no longer operable leading to hazardous braki...
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