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I have a 2008 C70, the car won't start. I have two messages,

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I have a 2008 C70, the car won't start. I have two messages, turn the steering wheel and try again. Try this several times without success. The steering wheel is not lock.
JA: Do you have power steering? Have you checked the power steering fluid?
Customer: No I have not check the steering fluid.
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: it is a 2008 Volvo C70 with 44,000 miles
JA: Are you fixing your C70 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I tried to jump start the car, it has the original battery. but it did not work
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. did you say its the original battery? an 8 year old battery is not going to start a car very reliably.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
the second message is the anti skid system is off. the battery is ok I try jump starting with the battery of my truck and it did not work.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
are you there?
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

how do you know the battery is ok? what is the voltage statically? what does the voltage drop to while cranking?

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

im helping more than one person ..sorry

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
the voltage is ok and the battery of my truck is new.
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

what is the voltage??

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
13
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

after 8 years the ccr's have to be depleted

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

what does it drop to while cranking?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
the car does not crank..
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

what does it drop to when trying to start. is it making any noises?

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

do you have a meter?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
It clicks one time and the turn the steering and try again message appears
Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

do you have a meter?

Expert:  david craig replied 1 month ago.

good luck to you.....please do not respond back as it will send it right back to me.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
but the car is outside, the problem is not the battery, it did not start when I tried to jump start the car.
Expert:  Andy replied 1 month ago.

Hello,

My name is ***** ***** I am a Volvo dealership technician. I see the other expert has opted out. Did you still need help with this?

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