Volvo

Have Volvo questions? Ask a Volvo mechanic for answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Volvo Questions
Have an '08 xc90 w/a3.2L. making a whistle sound when driven
Have an '08 xc90 w/a3.2L . making a whistle sound when driven about 10 miles. I pull the dipstick out a nd the noise goes away. Could it be the breather box I've been reading about, or something else?… read more
ls2gto2
ls2gto2
Diagnostic Technician, Shop Foreman
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
4 satisfied customers
Volvo S40 2.4I: Several weeks ago (mid-January) my check engine
Several weeks ago (mid-January) my check engine light came on and my car starting making a high-pitched squealing noise when sitting idle at less than 1500-2000 rpms. I went to O'Reilly who ran a diag… read more
Andy
Andy
Volvo Expert Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,742 satisfied customers
Volvo S40: 2004.5 Volvo S40 tested with DigiCAN OBD2: P0172 P-Powertrain 0-Generic 1-F
2004.5 Volvo S40 tested with DigiCAN OBD2: P0172 P-Powertrain 0-Generic 1-Fuel and Air Metering 72-Section of system that is malfunctioning (??) “System too rich (Bank 1) FF Data Fuel Sys 1 CL Fuel Sy… read more
Enes
Enes
VOLVO Master Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
5,236 satisfied customers
Volvo S40 T5: Hello, I own a 2005 Volvo s40 T5 with 129,000
Hello, I own a 2005 Volvo s40 T5 with 129,000 miles. I had the timing belt and both upper sprockets and water pump replaced about one month ago, since then, I am hearing a dull intermittent squeaking … read more
Matt
Matt
Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
5 satisfied customers
Volvo V70: My 2002 V70 is producing a high pitched whistle
My 2002 V70 is producing a high pitched whistle sound at idle. In diagnosing the problem I find there is high suction / vacuum at idle. I removed the oil fill cap the the whistle stopped but there was… read more
Andy
Andy
Volvo Expert Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,742 satisfied customers
s40 2.4i: maf..my pump had burnt which blown the o2 fuse
my 2004.5 s40 2.4i had whirl noise from engine and 02 codes with a maf code. i replaced the oil trap which fixed the whirl noise and found my pump had burnt which blown the o2 fuse. i unplugged the pu… read more
Enes
Enes
VOLVO Master Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
5,236 satisfied customers
2005 Volvo S60: a humming noise and is idling..dealership..dipstick
I have a 2005 Volvo S60 that is making a humming noise and is idling terribly. I took it to the volvo dealership and when they pulled my dipstick the humming and idling stopped. What is the cause and … read more
hauto
hauto
Operate own repair shop
Bachelor's Degree
1,637 satisfied customers
2005 Volvo s40: 5 months ago - has 80,000 miles on it
2005 Volvo s40. We just bought a used Volvo S40 for our 17 year old daughter 5 months ago - has 80,000 miles on it. The car has been shutting itself down with the message break failure. We took it to … read more
Philip
Philip
Service Tech
High School or GED
604 satisfied customers
volvo S40: 2l..problem is it whistle..vibrate quite alot when idling
Hi, volvo S40 2L manual 2008 model the car is about 11200KM the problem is it whistle in the morning when i start it and to vibrate quite alot when idling even during the day… read more
Edward Clayton
Edward Clayton
Associate Degree
1,033 satisfied customers
2006 s40: Volvo..mile..the motor started to make this squealing sound
I have a 2006 s40 Volvo with 62000 k mile on it. Here about two weeks ago the motor started to make this squealing sound during idle. After I turn the engine on it takes about five minutes for the sou… read more
dramey
dramey
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
669 satisfied customers
2002 Volvo S40: turbo..car it idle fine after 3 minutes of warm..pedel
I have a 2002 Volvo S40 Turbo 1.9 engine. When I start the car it idle fine after 3 minutes of warm-up it start to smoke. When I press on the gas pedel it form a cloud of smoke (light blue). Some folk… read more
Enes
Enes
VOLVO Master Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
5,236 satisfied customers
2002 Volvo S80: catalytic converter..emissions..the check engine light
2002 Volvo S80 - Engine light has been on and off for about 6 months - had it checked out when it first started and was told it was the catalytic converter and it would cost about 2,000 to fix - but t… read more
hauto
hauto
Operate own repair shop
Bachelor's Degree
1,637 satisfied customers
2005 S40: bearing but turns out it is vacuum in the block..cap
i HAVE A 2005 S40. There is a loud whining noise that at first I thought might be a bad belt or bearing but turns out it is vacuum in the block. I discovered this by taking off the oil fill cap while … read more
BigBob
BigBob
Service Manager
High School or GED
2,846 satisfied customers
2005 s40 t5: sound coming from the engine..2 hoses..recall..new ones
Hi Andy, I have a 2005 S40T5, a year ago I had whistling sound coming from the engine and had to change 2 hoses and a valve to solve the problem (Volvo said there was a recall for these parts, in fact… read more
Andy
Andy
Volvo Expert Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,742 satisfied customers
I have a 2006 Volvo S40, I began hearing a high pitched squeaking
I have a 2006 Volvo S40, I began hearing a high pitched squeaking noise from the top of the engine a few weeks ago. The squeaking started about three weeks after an oil change. The noise stops when I … read more
dramey
dramey
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
669 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 Volvo S40 with a 2.4l engine. It is a 5 cylinder.
I have a 2005 Volvo S40 with a 2.4l engine. It is a 5 cylinder. When I was pulled through a drive through, I heard a whistling noise- almost like a high pressure sound. When I took it to a mechanic, h… read more
MechanicGreg
MechanicGreg
High School or GED
45 satisfied customers
2006 volvo s40: the filler cap..pulling..started right..right back
After changing oil in my 2006 volvo s40 the filler cap started to whistle. it would stop after pulling it out but started right back as soon as it was replaced. Never had this problem before. please H… read more
dramey
dramey
ASE Certified Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
669 satisfied customers
Hello, I have a 2005 S40T5 with a loud squeal on idle and
Hello, I have a 2005 S40T5 with a loud squeal on idle and low RPM and disappears at higher speeds/RPM. The computer threw a P2187 code/check engine light. Several post on the web say to replace the pc… read more
Jim B
Jim B
ASE Certified Technician
High School or GED
504 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

The nearest Volvo dealer is 160 miles away. Best $15 bucks I have spent in a long time!

Paul MCorpus Christi, TX

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Enes

Enes

VOLVO Master Technician

5,236 satisfied customers

18+YEARS WITH VOLVO AS THE MASTER VOLVO MECHANIC&Ase

Andy

Andy

Volvo Expert Technician

3,742 satisfied customers

One of only a handful of ACTUAL Volvo dealership technicians on JA, ASE Master Certified with L1

volvoexpert1

volvoexpert1

ASE Certified Technician

1,001 satisfied customers

Volvo Master Technician with 15 years excusively with Volvos. Also ASE L1certified for over 10 years.

dramey

dramey

ASE Certified Technician

669 satisfied customers

have worked on volvo's for 4 years and am a ase master mechanic. current shop foreman

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

54,252 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Tim Mohr

Tim Mohr

ASE MASTER TECH

531 satisfied customers

30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL

Jim B

Jim B

ASE Certified Technician

504 satisfied customers

40 years Import and domestic AAA Approved Shop owner 30 yrs

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x