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I am new to the forum but I have actually owned my Volvo for a little over 3 years. My previous car was a 05 Subaru Legacy GT wagon stage 3 ...blew my engine. I picked up this baby from a dealer as the owners son personal car. Bone stock all original even the brake pads....this is the longest set of brake pads I have ever owned! I am looking to upgrade my tires possibly Pilot AS3+ , haven't yet decided if I will get snow tires. I am also considering doing some performance upgrades that will not void warranty.
 

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I am new to the forum but I have actually owned my Volvo for a little over 3 years. My previous car was a 05 Subaru Legacy GT wagon stage 3 ...blew my engine. I picked up this baby from a dealer as the owners son personal car. Bone stock all original even the brake pads....this is the longest set of brake pads I have ever owned! I am looking to upgrade my tires possibly Pilot AS3+ , haven't yet decided if I will get snow tires. I am also considering doing some performance upgrades that will not void warranty.
That’s the model my wife had, when that RD model first came out in May 2014, she was the first in the area to get one (MY2015). She drove it up to 100,000 miles in 4 years and traded it in for a 2016 XC90 with less than 40,000 miles. That XC60RD was nicknamed Beast. It is a tough looking, comfortable, and fast SUV.


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Hello, I've been a member here for almost fifteen years since buying one of the first V50s in Canada, late 2004. That car remains in service as our grocery-getter and still runs great after 200,000 kms. In 2013, I needed a second vehicle and bought a 2006 XC70 with 190,000km already on the clock - also an excellent buy. I intended for it to be a beater, but it was so comfortable and bulletproof we ended up using it as our main family car for years.

My wife and I used to love long (transcontinental) road trips but haven't done any over the past 10 years because kids. Now they're older and we're hoping to roll again, so I wanted a more modern vehicle for these longer trips. Enter this 2015 XC60 which was a great deal, including a good trade on my XC70. This one is a Volvo CPO off a single-owner local lease with 68,000km and a full factory warranty until mid-2021, which I'm pretty stoked about.

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I don't care too much for excess options, so I'm happy with the Premium trim, except that sound is pretty important to me. So right after taking delivery I started a low-power, low-budget stealth build to upgrade the factory (High Performance) audio. I'll probably start a thread for that once the parts start rolling in - here's a sneak preview of my "before" testing. That FR curve is pretty atrocious!

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Hi from South Africa.

We have been long time Volvo owners.
2006 S40 2.0
2009 S40 D5
2005 XC70 2.5T

And now 2012 XC60 D5 AWD Geartronic. Got it with 98k km (62k miles) on the clock.

Car has BLIS and Performance Sound. Over here we got them in Essential, Excel and Elite trim. I suspect this is an Elite. I find the 158kW and 460nm torque addictive especially with the gearbox in sport mode.

Car has dark grey leather with brown stitching.








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Enjoy your new Volvo!


Volvo 2015.5 XC60 T5 P*+ | 2018 XC90 T6 Inscription P*+
 

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Just rejoined the Volvo community with my 2015 XC60 T6 R-Design with Polestar.

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My previous car was a 2001 S40 with a bunch of mods but I'll list some other time. That car was donated last year when it didn't pass smog and over 286k miles, it was time to retire it.
 

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Just rejoined the Volvo community with my 2015 XC60 T6 R-Design with Polestar.

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My previous car was a 2001 S40 with a bunch of mods but I'll list some other time. That car was donated last year when it didn't pass smog and over 286k miles, it was time to retire it.
Congratulations!!!



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New (to me) 2015 XC60 R-Design Polestar

Greetings all,

New to the forum and a first time Volvo owner.
Ill be picking up a 2015 XC60 R-Design, with the Polestar (S60) motor later this afternoon.

Test drove it yesterday and fell in love. Not "too" sporty and not "too" luxury, but almost perfect balance of both (my opinion anyway).
I race MTBs and hate roof racks...turns out this one already has a hitch and ready to swap by bike rack over, Almost like it was meant to be.
This is not the exact car I was looking for, but definitely the type; small-medium SUV, AWD and with some nuts. :)

Will post some pics once I pick it up and will be scouring the forums for advice and tips/tricks (if any).

M
 

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Changing the oil, both engine and transmission oil Sunday, followed by some paint correction and tire rotation. Getting ready for the fall months.
 

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Greetings all,

New to the forum and a first time Volvo owner.
Ill be picking up a 2015 XC60 R-Design, with the Polestar (S60) motor later this afternoon.

Test drove it yesterday and fell in love. Not "too" sporty and not "too" luxury, but almost perfect balance of both (my opinion anyway).
I race MTBs and hate roof racks...turns out this one already has a hitch and ready to swap by bike rack over, Almost like it was meant to be.
This is not the exact car I was looking for, but definitely the type; small-medium SUV, AWD and with some nuts. :)

Will post some pics once I pick it up and will be scouring the forums for advice and tips/tricks (if any).

M
 

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My first volvo!

I finally pulled the trigger on a 2015 xc60 t6 r-design, she had 37,000 miles on the clock and not a flaw in sight. I hope to start modifying her soon!

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bxi8paHdbnVbcHFPNW5aTWkwOEViZFl4TTY4VG1DZlRMR3lj

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bxi8paHdbnVbeXc4WTVENFZhcEdZblVLZVdvZmJ6QVE4ME5j

NOT EVEN 5 DAYS LATER SOMEONE TRIED TO STEAL MY WHEELS!

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bxi8paHdbnVbUHBiaDY0bHRoNGRMeWoyMkJfa3Rucm1wM2JZ

Needless to say i ordered a set of rimgards for my volvo...
 

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NEW.. to me

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Finally got me an XC60. 2010 R Design with 140,000kms on it.
Decided to stop lurking and join the community.
 

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Greetings, last week I picked up a new-to-me 2017 XC60. Mainly I had wanted a new car for a while (tough to get ride of a subaru with 0 problems in 100000 miles), and then my wife's Pilot tried to kill her, so it was good a time as any to swap cars and get a replacement vehicle. Loving the XC60 so far. Hopefully it will last through the New England winters without fail.

FWIW I've been on vwvortex for 20 ago (cough) and had been active at some points on their TCL. First time digging into the volvo side of things. Nice to see some similarities too. I figured to reuse the same screen name.

Now on to figure out what this "brake light malfunction" error I got this morning means...
 

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I finally pulled the trigger on a 2015 xc60 t6 r-design, she had 37,000 miles on the clock and not a flaw in sight. I hope to start modifying her soon!

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bxi8paHdbnVbcHFPNW5aTWkwOEViZFl4TTY4VG1DZlRMR3lj

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bxi8paHdbnVbeXc4WTVENFZhcEdZblVLZVdvZmJ6QVE4ME5j

NOT EVEN 5 DAYS LATER SOMEONE TRIED TO STEAL MY WHEELS!

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bxi8paHdbnVbUHBiaDY0bHRoNGRMeWoyMkJfa3Rucm1wM2JZ

Needless to say i ordered a set of rimgards for my volvo...
Holy ****! Someone actually tried to steal your wheels! In DC? Private lot? Wow..just wow.
 

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Hi all,

All good things come to and end.

Today I swapped my fully modded V50 T5 AWD for an XC60 T6 AWD. The V50 was pushing 244k and it felt like a good time to say goodbye. I was able to find a perfect XC60 with low mileage (43k) with a nice trim and all the nice options (I added some pics from the new car).

I will keep it mostly stock this time, except for things like upgraded bushings and a skid plate).

I was a frequent lurker (and sometimes contributor) on the S40 & V50 forum. I will now start lurking here:)

Cheers,

Bas




 
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