What Volvos have transmission problems?

The Volvo S60 Transmission Problem – Slush Box Strikes Again!

  • 2000–2004 Volvo C70.
  • 2006–2013 Volvo C70.
  • 2000–2013 Volvo S40.
  • 2000–2007 Volvo S60.
  • 2000–2006 Volvo S80.
  • 2000–2004 Volvo V40.
  • 2004–2013 Volvo V50.
  • 2000–2007 Volvo S/V70.

Does Volvo recommend transmission fluid change?

Most new vehicles are equipped with an automatic transmission. As a result, there’s not really much maintenance to perform. Still, most owner’s manuals will recommend changing the transmission fluid every 90,000 miles or so.

How do you check the transmission fluid in a Volvo S80?

In order to check the transmission fluid, your vehicle likely has check valve on the bottom of the transmission on the bottom of your car. Your car must be level when the fluid is checked and we therefore recommend having a mechanic with a hydraulic lift or underground bay check your transmission fluid.

Are Volvo transmissions reliable?

As far as we know, the newer models (2010 onwards) don’t have any significant issues with the transmission. However, if you do have the Volvo V70, repairing the transmission can cost you as much as $4,000.

Who makes Volvo 8 speed transmission?

Aisin AW
The Aisin AW F8FXX series is the world’s first 8-speed automatic transmission designed for use in transverse engine applications….AWF8F35.

Manufacturer Aisin AW
Also called BMW & Mini GA8F22AW Toyota UA80E/UA80F Volvo TG-81SC/SD GM AWF8F45 & AF50-8 VW AQ450
Production 2013–present

How much transmission fluid does a Volvo s80 take?

For Automatic Transmission: AW50AWD….TIV

Notes: Use JWS3309, Volvo P/N 1161 540
Capacity: 5 speed AW50AWD Total Fill 7.5 quarts

Why You Should Never flush your transmission fluid?

Transmission fluid is highly detergent which can wash the varnish off clutches, causing it to slip. Pressure flushing can cause aging seals to start leaking. When it leaks more than a quart it could burn up the unit.

What kind of transmission does a Volvo S80 have?

Shuddering and Jerking was being experienced when driving between 40-80km and during gear shifts (automatic transmission) Shuddering and Jerking was being experienced when driving between 40-80km and during gear shifts (automatic transmission). Transmission system changed 311-horsepower 4.4L V8 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

How often should you change the transmission fluid in a Volvo?

Even if your Volvo owner’s manual states that the transmission fluid is sealed for life, our recommendation is to change the transmission fluid and filter every 60,000 miles.

What should I do if I have a transmission problem in my Volvo?

Doing transmission service will often improve the shifting quality. Make sure to use the recommended Volvo transmission fluid . In most cases correcting the transmission fluid level, changing fluid and filter, updating the transmission software, and replacing the valve body will fix it.

What kind of problems do I have with my Volvo?

1 B4 Servo. If your Volvo transmission hesitates to shift gears, it bangs into gear; the problem could be the B4 servo. 2 Valve Body. 3 Transmission Fluid. 4 Software Issues. 5 Transmission overdrive relay. 6 Valve body solenoids – Delayed shifting when hot.