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  • hunybuck89
  • 2002 Volvo S60

2002 Volvo S60 6 cyl All Wheel Drive Automatic 98123 miles

My car stalled on me last thursday and its never done that before. I bought the car used about a year ago. It needs a new ac compressor. But I dont know why it would stall. Ive been putting regular gas in the car. Could that be the problem?

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009 AT 2:44 PM

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  • JIS001
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Have the PCV system checked to see if it is plugged up and have it scanned for codes. To check the PCV you need a manogram vacuum gage you insert to the oil dipstick tube and check for vacuum. Min specification is -0.2kpa or lower. If it is higher then that then the PCV system is plugged up. Also if you have turbo it is recommeded you use premium fuel.

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Wednesday, August 5th, 2009 AT 12:21 AM

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