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Volvo 2004 xc90 losing power on steep lls, runs great on

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Volvo 2004 xc90 losing power on steep hills, runs great on flat. Where should my mechanic start?
Submitted: 1 year ago via
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Eric replied 1 year ago.
I am sorry that you have not been helped yet. I just came online and saw your question.
The most common cause is catalytic converter becoming restricted. Your mechanic needs to check the back pressure and if needed to remove the converter and visually check it for the honeycomb center being obstructed

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