Tag: Volvo

42 Posts

Car parked in a driveway
Mar 01, 2018

Volvo Mysteriously Revs up in Left Turns

Dear Car Talk

Car's odd behavior on left turn probably signals bad motor mount.

motor mounts Volvo S80 2005

Coolant Warning Light May Indicate Small Leak
Jan 25, 2018

Coolant Warning Light May Indicate Small Leak

Dear Car Talk

Here's the lowdown on this Volvo's low coolant level.

coolant leaks Volvo XC60 2016

A Persistent Check Engine Light Baffles Mechanics
Sep 26, 2017

A Persistent Check Engine Light Baffles Mechanics

Dear Car Talk

That check engine light could indicate a slew of issues. Should Janine ditch her Volvo or keep it?

Volvo V70 2006

Volvo XC60
Jun 08, 2017

Volvo's New XC60 is an Ultra-Safe Luxury Package

Jim Motavalli

Volvo is staying competitive with a brand-new product line--including the refreshed XC60, aimed straight at the luxury crossover buyer.

auto industry reviews Volvo XC60

2017 Volvo V90 XC
Sep 16, 2016

Rocky Mountain High: Volvo's New Cross Country

Jim Motavalli

Volvo's new wagon slots in between the S90 sedan and the XC90 SUV. All are built on the same platform, and share four-cylinder engine tech.

Volvo V90 Cross Country Volvo XC60 2017

Volvo S90
Aug 24, 2016

Montauk by Seaplane: The Volvo S90 in the Hamptons

Jim Motavalli

The new flagship Volvo S90 bristles with technology, as does the Cadillac CT6. Both are taking on the German competition.

reviews Cadillac CT6 Volvo S90

what car is safest to prevent injuries in a rear-end accident
Jun 16, 2016

Help! My Tank Keeps Getting Rear-Ended!

Dear Car Talk

Paige has been rear-ended twice in an older pickup truck and it's getting old---not just the truck, but the accidents. What can newer vehicles offer that are better than the faithful old tank she's driving now?

accidents safety safety features Volvo XC90

May 11, 2016

Loving Old Volvos: The Obsession Can Be Catching

Jim Motavalli

The 1960s Volvos--122S, P1800, 544--inspire fierce loyalty that shows no signs of abating.


Safety feature gets cars stuck in automatic car washes
Dec 11, 2015

This One New Car Feature Might Leave You Stuck at the Car Wash

Craig Fitzgerald

Relying on a computer to protect you from your own stupidity leads to all kinds of unintended consequences, especially when pulling into an automatic car wash.

cleaning safety features Volvo XC90