My wife purchased a 2011 S90 four and a half years ago with 15k miles on it. Mineral oils are made from crude oil, which is industrially processed and deprived of impurities and unwanted components such as waxes. I added it myself to keep from hurting the engine, but plan to take it to the dealer this week. Start the engine and check for leaks. . When we did the plugs about a year ago the old ones looked average when removing them. It takes about a week.
The turbines in the turbos are covered in soot and the cats are half plugged. You can also use oil evacuation tool Pella etc. Filler cap - engine oil 8. Oil level warning light came on at about 8500 miles. Was also told not to expect it back until at least this Friday. Refrigerant and oil capacity guides are based on data provided by sources such as AllData and Mitchell. If you would like us to review your paperwork, please visit.
After reading write up in consumer reports and various blogs on web, I took to dealer at 4900 miles and let them know I had added 1 qt of oil when the light had come on. Stop the engine and allow the oil to drain into the sump. If you have problems try:. Remove Air Duct 8-mm bolts. I got an oil consumption test done every 1000 miles which for me is about 3 weeks. Be careful because these 2 fill plugs are right next to each other! Install a plastic plug in the connection on the cover. Do one bolt at a time to avoid mixing up fluids! The information provided herein is a reference provided to you at no charge.
All this info is documented against your car. The engine will come with its own 12 month 12,000 miles parts warranty as well. They gave me a loaner car and took it in. I have warrantee coverage up the wazoo and have already paid off half the value of the car. I am waiting for their response.
Be careful because these 2 fill plugs are right next to each other! Engine damage willoccur if the belt fails. Move the gear selector lever to position P. The voltage in the ignition system isdangerous! There was no leak on that either. Replace the cartridge more often when thevehicle is driven under dirty and dusty conditions. The space is about 32mm, yes it is tight! Latest update: Dealer contacted me on Friday to say the car needs a rebuilt engine and wont be ready until sometime mid next week. Like everyone else we are not pleased with this outcome. This pagedescribes some of the emission-related components.
Have you seen them do this for other customers? Please visit and fill out the necessary information. If it is a bigger issue is there anything I can do? I called the dealer and was told to just add a liter of synthetic oil and bring the car in the next day. I am really concerned with keeping this car with risk of further engine problems out of warranty but am worried the trade in value will take a hit due to the history of the car. The S60 is right here with you guys. I am willing to give them one more chance to fix the oil consumption issue but at this point the turbos, cats and O2 sensors will all need to be replaced as well. Select the parameter for the gearbox oil temperature. You can also use oil evacuation tool Pella etc.
I am concerned the same will happen with the new engine so I asked Volvo to extend the warranty to 100k miles. When I removed the cover there was much aluminum grunge, uh oh. It seems back to normal now, except maybe I can hear the engine more than usual. The oil light came on today, which I found strange, so I decided to research and i found out that this is a known issue. Fuel system The engine is equipped with a multiport fuelinjection system. Sucking fluid out is slow, adding fluid is also slow because of the syringe setup I have… Clean all oil spills from the car, this way you know if there is a new leak later.
Am I being duped, or does this fit the bill of a known oil consumption issue? Anyway I got it all done with no special tools…That is all boys and girls! The cooling fan 4 may start or continue tooperate for up to 6 minutes after the enginehas been switched off. The Haldex bolt sits a bit higher than Rear Diff bolt. Fifty-two days and 4200 miles later we needed to add 5. . Agarage jack can also be placed under the front ofthe engine support frame.