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  1. Isaac

    External Power Steering Filter

    Hi, the thing is that I am going to do a PS Fluid Flush and want to install a Filter
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    External Power Steering Filter

    I will check if I can find this type of filter in my country.... If not, I will order one of this. I need to check is my hose is 3/8 or 5/16. Yes, I am going to do a flush........My car has 80,000kms and the fluid is dark. Guys, thx for your time and help
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    External Power Steering Filter

    Guys, I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 3.2AWD. I know that inside the PS reservoir there is a mesh that work as a filter but I want to add a external inline Power Steering fluid Filter. Any advise what filter to use? I dont want to install something that is going to cause flow restriction of the PS...
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    Low Coolant Sensor on Coolant Reservoir 2.7 4cyl Toyota Tacoma/Prado

    Guys, the thing is this is the car my wife drive........ So now I hope you guys understand ........... I Also found this thats look it can work: Also check this too: Non-intrusive low level sensor warning kit What you think guys? Rgds Isaac
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    Low Coolant Sensor on Coolant Reservoir 2.7 4cyl Toyota Tacoma/Prado

    Hey guys, I have a Toyota Prado 2007 with 4 cylinder 2.7 engine, (TRJ120L - 4 Cylinder 2.7 - 2TR-FE) This engine is exactly the same as the Tacoma. My car does not have a LOW Coolant Warning Light. Just recently I was checking my oil level and to my surprise there was no coolant on the...
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    Two years with the same oil and only driven 2,500 Kms

    I live in Central America. I am not aware of any company here that does this type of analyses. Thx & Rgds
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    Two years with the same oil and only driven 2,500 Kms

    Hello Guys, My daughter has a 2009 VW Jetta 2.0 with 60,000 kms and since her work is very close to her home she has only driven 2,500 kms in 2 years. She always use synthetic 5W-40 Valvoline and change the oil every 5,000 Kms So is been 2 years since she has not change the oil. I removed...
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    External Trans Cooler Size -How to know what size?

    Hey Guys Chill Out 🤣 Here in my country with the Covid 19, quarantine….. Business are very slow and things are difficult and now its look like we will have to quarantine again because the cases of sick people have risen again…. I really dont know was going to happen on 2021 so I was trying to...
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    External Trans Cooler Size -How to know what size?

    Hi Clinebarger, I was checking and HAYDEN recommends the size based on the Gross Vehicle Weight. May car weight 4,000 That's why I was thinking to get the size I mention before. (Your cooler choice should be based upon the Total Vehicle Weight plus the weight of whatever you might be...
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    External Trans Cooler Size -How to know what size?

    Hey Guys, I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 3.2 6 cyl. My factory trans cooler on the main radiator is leaking AT Fluid on the coolant so I will bypass it and install a external Trans Cooler on the front of the condenser I'm not sure how many rows on the trans cooler I need. Can you guys advise me what...
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    Bleeding Power Steering on 2008 Volvo XC90

    Hey JC1, Thx for your reply: I fix the problem. My problem was that the PS Fluid Reservoir was very dirty inside. 🤭 There is a very fine mesh filter in the bottom of the PS Fluid Reservoir. It was covered in a slush/mud and this was making resistance to the flow of the PS Fluid. Cleaned...
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    Bleeding Power Steering on 2008 XC90 3.2AWD

    Guys I found what was the problem. The PS Fluid Reservoir was very dirty inside. 🤭 There is a very fine mesh filter in the bottom of the PS Fluid Reservoir. It was covered in a slush/mud and this was making resistance to the flow of the PS Fluid. We removed the reservoir and clean the inside...
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    Bleeding Power Steering on 2008 XC90 3.2AWD

    Don't understand what you mean "You can use ATF in power steering just not the other way around" Rgds Isaac
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    Bleeding Power Steering on 2008 XC90 3.2AWD

    Hey Volvos Rock, Thx for your reply. Sorry for my mistake, is not ATF Fluid, is PS Fluid what I am using (Wolf Central Hydraulic Fluid) Volvo Compatible: 1161529-1 The color is dark green. I will do again the bleeding. Raise front end, cap off the PS reservoir, engine off and will turn...
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    Bleeding Power Steering on 2008 XC90 3.2AWD

    Hi Guys, I was having a small leak with a power steering hose where it goes connected to the front radiator tube. I replace the O Ring and it the process a loose a little ATF Fluid. I rise the front of the car in order to move the steering wheel from left to right several times to make sure...
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    Bleeding Power Steering on 2008 Volvo XC90

    Hi Guys, Sorry I post this here. I was thinking this was the Mechanical-Maintenance Forum..... Don't know how to delete this post. I was having a small leak with a power steering hose where it goes connected to the front radiator tube. I replace the O Ring and it the process a loose a little...
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    Champion lubricants, anybody knows them?

    Hey Guys, I know this is a old post but just to let you know, I am using WOLF LUBES in my 2008 Volvo XC90 3.2AWD. I decided to use them because here in my country the Volvo Dealer is using that oil. I just recently use it to flush my ATF Transmission Fluid and also using 5W-30 Synthetic Oil...
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    How many ounces of dishwasher to clean oil in cooling system?

    Guys Thx so much for your advices. I live in Central America so I need to see what Product I find. My Mechanic is using <span style="font-weight: bold">Formula 83 Degreaser</span> This thing has help but I am tire of flushing this thing. I am in my 3er Flush and I want something that clean...
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    How many ounces of dishwasher to clean oil in cooling system?

    Hello Guys I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 3.2 and the coolant reservoir was full of oil sludge. A couple of weeks ago I replace the Water to Oil cooler because it was cracked and it was allowing oil to pass to the cooling system. We flush with water all the cooling system until clear water come out...
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    RESURS TOTAL Automatic Transmission Additive

    Hey Guys, Have any of you has use this ATF additive or Lucas Additive? I have a 2008 Volvo XC90 with 3.2 engine with 83,000 kms and was planing to change the ATF fluid and add this additive. Also, I have a small ATF leak that I think is a seal but dont want to spend a fortune fixing this...
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