Mar 22, 2011 i cant let this one go until i have a suitable answer. Clean transmission fluid is essential to the operation of your volvo. You likely know that most rims are none car specific. The severity of repairs is low while frequency of those issues is average, so major issues are uncommon for the s40. In other words, we can change them from s40 to another car and vice versa. Wheel fitment and tire size guide and knowledge base last update. Volvo manual transmission fluid 4 liters s40 s60 v50 v70 genuine volvo 31280772 c30, c70, s40, s60, s80, v50, v70 save for later available in stock. But not all rims are a bolt on fitment for your s40 studs. Steering wheel adjustment, hazard warn ing flashers. The video above shows where the transmission fluid dipstick is located in your s40 and how to check the transmission fluid level.
The reason it is named transmission oil is because that is what volvo prints on the bottle. Haynes and the owners manual suggests volvo synthetic transaxle fluid and redline suggested 70w80, however, the lowest viscosity i can find in any local store is 75w90. Page 1 volvo s40 owners manual web edition page 2 we hope that you will enjoy many years of driving pleasure in your volvo. Volvo s40 specs of wheel sizes, tires, pcd, offset and rims. Filter results by name, year, bolt pattern, offset range, frontrear center bore or stud size. For bmw mini volvo mtflt2 manual transmission oil sae 75w80 1 liter genuine fits. I know the dealer pumps in castrol gtx and expects it to last the entire 7,500 i dont buy it. Gearbox oil and transmission oil for volvo s40 ii ms, 544 cheap.
Volvo s compact s40 sedan and closely related v50 wagon get a streamlined array of options and packages for 2007, along with revised equipment and some new standard features. Help, advice and diy tutorials on volvo s extremely popular car line volvo s 1990s bread and butter cars powered by the ubiquitous and durable volvo inline 5cylinder engine. Buy a 2007 volvo s40 axle assembly at discount prices. Im new volvos and to the forum so excuse me if this is a dumb question.
After much research and subsequent frustration, i am still not sure what viscosity of manual transmission fluidgear lube to use 94 850 na 5 speed. Volvo manual transmission fluid 4 liters s40 s60 v50 v70. Note that most volvo have an oil pressure gauge next to the speedometer this gauge does not tell you what your oil level is, however the video above will show you how check the oil level in your 2005 volvo s40. Volvo c30 manual transmission fluid replacement 200720. Check your vehicle owner manual for proper specifications.
Volvo bolt patterns can be found here using our vehicle bolt pattern search or our reverse bolt pattern search search. List of all volvo s40 2004 to 20, volvo v50 2004 to 20, volvo c30 2006 to 20 and volvo c70 2006 to 20 petrol engine bolts and nuts tightening torque specifications. Volvo s40 find out the correct alloy wheel fitment, pcd, offset and such specs as bolt pattern, thread sizethd, center borecb for all model years of volvo. The 5 x 108 bolt pattern is common to volvo, jaguar, ford, lincoln. Gearbox oil and transmission oil for volvo s40 ii 544 from 2004 my from various oem part manufacturers. Volvo s40 v50 c30 c70 all petrol engine torque specs. Volvo s40 2007 find out the correct alloy wheel fitment, pcd, offset and such specs as bolt pattern, thread sizethd, center borecb for volvo s40 2007. Hi,heather,the volvo s40s bolt pattern is 5108,you need to confirm whether chevy wheels also have the same bolt pattern. Volvo specifies the use of ford motorcraft xtm5qs oil in the transmission. All of chiltons online content for the 2007 volvo s40 is updated monthly, so youll have the most recent information on hand for any doityourself project.
This is not the atf or automatic transmission fluid. For bmw mini volvo mtflt2 manual transmission oil sae. Jan 04, 2015 list of all volvo s40 2004 to 20, volvo v50 2004 to 20, volvo c30 2006 to 20 and volvo c70 2006 to 20 petrol engine bolts and nuts tightening torque specifications. Check oil level 20042011 volvo s40 2005 volvo s40 i 2. Volvo is recalling 1,114 my 2007 c30, c70, s40, and v50 passenger vehicles.
Volvo aw 5550sn automatic gear change solenoids opening and cleaning slu, sls, slt. Filter results by name, year, bolt pattern, offset range, frontrear center. Download the owners manual here if you are looking for volvo s80 transmission fluid change youve come to the right place. Choose a model year to begin narrowing down the correct tire size. Your volvo is designed to meet all applicable safety and emission standards, as indicated by the certification labels attached to the drivers door opening, and on the underside of the hood. Be sure to check the fluid level continuously when refilling to avoid. Have your vehicles transmission fluid level inspected by a qualified volvo service. If you want to be sure about fitment, consider a number of important factors. Here is a picture of the fill port once the oil level stabilized. How to check the transmission fluid on a 2006 volvo s40 it. The severity of repairs is low while frequency of those issues is average, so major issues are uncommon for the. To see how frequently volvo s40 problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. Your transmission wears over time, and lifetime trans fluid like the fluid in your s40 is designed to compensate for the wear. I heard that we need to change the automatic transmission fluid asap else we could get a lot of damage on the transmission.
Models with all wheel drive have a tank volume of 15 us gallons 57 liters. Check the fluid level in each cell in the battery every 24 months or every 15,000 miles 24,000 km. How to check the transmission fluid on a 2006 volvo s40 by richard rowe volvo s secondgeneration 2004 to 2001 s40 may be a badgeengineered ford focus, but its still one of volvo s most popular and versatile offerings. Clean transmission fluid is essential to the operation of your volvo s60 transmission. Volvo aw 5550sn automatic gear change solenoids opening. I dont see a dipstick nor do i see anything in the owners manual. Here, at carid, we know your car needs to be looked after in a proper way. See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. Volvo s40 find out the correct alloy wheel fitment, pcd, offset and such specs as bolt pattern, thread sizethd, center borecb for all model years of volvo s40. Examine tires carefully the spare tire as well, and replace those that are worn. Find your 2007 volvo s40 repair manual right now at chilton.
Checking the oil in a s40 is fairly easy and should be done once a month. Volvo manufactured its first vehicle in 1927 and since has thrived from a small city industry to an auto market global leader, and more specifically with their engine skid plate parts and components. To get a close measurement of your 5 lug bolt pattern without a bolt pattern tool you should measure from the center of one lug to the outer edge of the lug furthest from it. This product is made of highquality components to meet and exceed strict quality requirements. Thats why we offer you a spectrum of 2007 volvo s40 motor oils and engine lubricants by the leading manufacturers. Official recalls have been issued for the 2007 volvo s40 by the nhtsa.
Two days ago i accidentally spilled water onto the shifter, but i have done this a number of times over the years with no consequences. Note this direction calls for transmission oil in the parts list on the first page. I will show you where is the transmission oil dipstick and you have to check the fluid level with engine running. I can drive but not fast i check engine in volvo dealer and they said all is oke.
With 151,000 miles on the car, we agreed it was a good idea to change the transmission fluid first. You can use the special volvo tool, but a 24mm socket 1516will also. Volvo s40 t5 awd 2007, sae 80w api gl5 gear oil, 1 liter by genuine. Remove the 24mm bolt located on the bottom of the transmission to remove the fluid. The owners manual for most s60s says you neednt change the transmission fluid during the life of the vehicle unless you do towing. Other models have an oil level sensor, in which case the driver is alerted by the warning symbol in the center of the instrument panel and a text in the information display. Redline mtl is a fully synthetic 75w80w gl4 oil designed for use in manual transmissions. See a trained and qualified volvo service technician as soon as possible for inspection if the check engine malfunction indicator light illuminates, or stays on after the vehicle has started. Volvo bolt patterns usually consists of only 4 lug and 5 lug bolt patterns. I change the manual gearbox oil and awd gear oils in the volvos of.
Important notes due to variations in wheel appearance based on size, bolt pattern, lip depth. Volvo s40 questions volvo 6 speed manual transmission. If you have any questions regarding your vehicle, please contact your volvo retailer or see the section contacting volvo in this manual s introduction chapter for information on getting in touch with volvo in the united states and canada. I try to do all of my own maintenance and am trying to figure out how where to check the transmission fluid.
Volvo claims the ultraslim center console is the first of its kind on the market. Car a rac presents recommended by manufacturers wheel bolt patterns. Designed using stateoftheart technology and with customers. If you are simply checking the level of oil in your transmission, start by removing the top filler plug on the side of the transmission. Also, any recommendation on where to find a good repair manual. Although im just reading this now, i would like to point out that if your transmission is running find do not touch the trans fluid secondly, the offtheshelf trans fluids are abrasive to volvo transmissions. I dont know about yours, but look for the dipstick, usually on the right side, passenger side, of the engine. Manual transmission, 5speed manual transmission, 6speed automatic transmission shiftlock override all wheel. We have 30 images about volvo s80 transmission fluid change including images, pictures, photos, wallpapers, and more. Auto transmission oil where do i check it sorry volvo s40 x reg some cars do not have a dipstick for the transmission, they have two plugs on the side of the trans, one to fill, one to drain. Check the fluid level in each cell in the battery every 24 months or every 15,000 miles 24,000 km, whichever is sooner.
We strongly recommend that volvo owners install only genuine, volvo approved accessories, and that accessory installations be performed only by the factorytrained technicians at your authorized volvo retailer. Also check out our video below showing you how to measure the 5lug bolt pattern. Used 2007 volvo s40 interior scandinavian in nature, the s40 s interior and dashboard qualify as nofrills. The car has been designed for the safety and comfort of you and your passengers. Then, for those of us who still insist, just under general principle, in changing the fluid, they neglect to. How to change manual trans fluid matthews volvo site. Check for fuel, oil, and fluid leakage have the transmission oil level checked 1.
How to check the transmission fluid on a 2006 volvo s40. I just want to know how and what part is the transmission fluid added on. Volvo bolt patterns is one of many bolt patterns that we have listed in our bolt pattern guide. Autozone repair guide for your engine mechanical specifications torque specifications. This means there are 5 lugs and the diameter of the circle that the lugs make up measures 108 mm or 4. After opening up the fill plug, time to get the drain bolt off.
You can also get the semi synth or the syntech which i believe to be the german one for an amazingly expensive oil change. Core charges are assigned to parts that have reusable components by manufacturers to encourage the return of the used units. Car a rac presents recommended by manufacturers oil types. The s40 does not have a conventional oil pan gasket. Genuine volvo accessories are tested to ensure compatibility with the performance, safety, and emission systems in your car. Volvo s60 transmission fluid replacement smooth shifts. It has been the gold standard in many transmissions for years and is highly recommended to use in. The upper section describes the oils performance level. We hope you will enjoy many years of driving pleasure in your volvo. That means taking care of it with regular maintenance, necessary repairs, and the right parts. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the.216 1067 134 1256 267 434 190 533 152 817 1586 259 1448 1330 613 1149 1036 1560 662 343 67 132 164 106 98 1126 309 743 1371 481 86 1494 1272 363