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Old Aug 19th, 2018, 21:39   #291
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Default 2004 V70R AWD w/LPG

2004
Estate
Geartronic (5)
Sapphire Black
123200 miles
Motherwell

Just purchased a Sapphire Black V70R AWD With a Prinis VSI 1 LPG conversion and the family pack rear seats plus monitors in the headrests and the seven seat conversion as well. She has 123,200 miles on the clock but the car has a lot of recent work done to her.

Cam belt
Aux belt
Water pump/Coolant
Brembo discs & pads all round
Brake fluid
Bosch oxygen sensor
Gearbox oil
Bevel oil

Upgrades-:
LPG
Aluminium radiator
DAB radio
Silicone hoses
Drl daylights
Full size spare wheel
Family pack rear seats
Window shades
Rubber mats
Boot mat
Roof rack (The Volvo one but NO KEYS)(ebay here I come)
Engine oil changed every 5000 miles Mobil 1
Gearbox oil , bevel , diff , haldex , steering fluid changed at 94000
PCV system renewed
Water hoses renewed

I tested her on Dartmoor on a patch of grass and the AWD is working on all wheels Video soon

She is not immaculate and will need a good bit of tiding.

Things that NEED FIXED

Key Fob is duff but comes with two new spares that will need need programming
Interior Mirror glass needs replaced
The car needs a really good clean out and valet
Front and rear bumpers need some small repairs and refinishing and probably a back bumper chaff guard needs fitted
Minor touch up on both front wings
One Headlamp wiper is not working (both blades need replaced)
A/C not working hopefully a Re-Gas will sort that.
SatNav not working (nothing in the wee box in the boot)

Will be doing a LONNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNG post purchase test drive tomorrow....500 miles to get her home to Sunny Motherwell.
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Old Aug 19th, 2018, 22:30   #292
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First V70R I've seen without R-Line silver headlights. The black xenon headlights were an option for non-Rs. I have heard of someone on another forum with a blue R changing the R lights to black.
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Old Aug 23rd, 2018, 13:07   #293
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2004/53 Reg V70R Manual
Titanium Pearl Grey
Nordkap blue interior
113k miles

I bought it from a friend who had upgraded to a Jaguar XF-R. During his ownership it had basic servicing and nothing else, so there was a growing list of niggly faults.

So far i've replaced:
Front disks (Brembo)
Front drop-links
Rear 4C Monroe Shocks
Cat-back exhaust (BSR stainless)
Front fog light
Rear wiper motor
Mirror glass

Next on list are:
Air filter
Spark plugs (to Genuine Volvo)
Haldex filer / oil
Rear trailing arm front bushes
Rear drop-links
Wheel refurb

And when an offer price next comes along, the front 4C shocks.

It's getting there!
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Old Aug 23rd, 2018, 15:11   #294
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2005 / 54 (facelift)
Volvo V70R
Manual gearbox
134,000 miles
Black with beige interior
Standard car

Owned since March 2017, bought as an 'honest' cars but in need of TLC.

Thus far...
Full machine polish
Wheels refurbed in anthracite
Full service kit and all fluids (gearbox, diff, Haldex, power steering etc)
Volvo cambelt kit, water pump, aux belt and tensioner
Upper strut tops and drop links
Poly trailing arm bushes
Reconditioned DEM
Angle gear sleeve
Rear ride height sensors
Outer CV gaitors

On the to do list... or at least the significant bits...
4 x 4C shocks that have been sat gathering dust
Front and rear discs and pad... again been sat waiting
Front bumper and rear bumper trims repainted
Lower steering joint
Rear anti-roll bar drop links

Also debating selling the car before winter... lack of use, it's criminal.

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Old Sep 15th, 2018, 17:32   #295
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1997 S70R Auto
Black with black interior/aluminium
96,000 miles
Coatbridge Scotland
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