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  1. R Forum (2004-2007)
    Really looking for some help, knowledge, or even someone who might even be willing to meet up in portland, OR (socially distanced) with this one if possible. I recently drove my 2004 V70R in the snow for a few days and due to a bot more tire spinning than the cars seen. A "high Voltage stop...
  2. S90 & V90, V90CC (SPA: 2017 - )
    I've been using the NOCO battery tender Genius 5 with no issues using the alligator clips. With a dual battery, I know Volvo wants us to not use the direct connection to the battery to charge or maintain. Whether they recommend using the posts in the engine bay. That is what I have been doing...
  3. General Volvo Discussions
    Has anybody experienced battery drain? 2010 S80 3.2 fwd 60k miles. 1 owner.
  4. S80 (2007-2016)
    2010 S80 3.2 FWD, 60k miles, only owner. Has anybody experienced a similar battery electrical drain? Output V of alternator while running 14 v. Battery replaced in July 2020. A couple of days in garage battery is low. Jumps and takes a charge. Suspect a system draining the battery. Any thoughts?
  5. S40 & V40 (1995-2004)
    So I've recently picked up a 1997 V40 T4 Cd and I LOVE it. There is however an issue with the ground wire I've noticed. Sometimes it won't start and then cuts out like it has a dead battery but as soon as you poke the ground wire everything jumps back on. So I'm going to replace the wire myself...
  6. XC60 (2010 - 2017)
    I have a 2013 XC60 R-Design with the 3.0 Turbo. 80K miles. I have two problems that are battery related. Does the R-Design need a special battery? Can the Battery Monitor System be reset by unplugging the lead on the negative terminal? The battery died after a year and a half and I replaced...
  7. Volvo News Blog
    Volvo has announced a new long-term deal with a pair of battery makers. Helping ensure the supply of cells for the next generation of cars from both Volvo and electrified sports car brand Polestar. The deal is with CATL and LG Chem, two of the world's leading battery suppliers. It covers the...