For all models and ages of Volvo cars
Club members used to receive three Technical Driver magazines each year, between issues of Volvo Driver magazine. Technical Driver contained technical advice and tips, and letters from members who have carried out work on their own Volvos, and their experiences with their repairs. These issues are now archived on this web site.
The technical pages are now incorporated in the regular Volvo Driver club magazine.
1999 engine changes
A very good summary of the technical changes (and related benefits) made to the N series engine late in 1999.
Article by TME engineer Marco Alsterfalk.
Article on how Aquamist helps with engine tuning.
Auxilliary Spotlamps (PDF).
Bicycle holder (PDF).
Roof mounted fitting instructions.
C70 Convertible soft top roof damage. Cause and cure.
Castrol Classic Oils. An article from 1999 by Castrol Oil on their oil for pre 1980 cars
Castrol Classic Oil With ZDDP Anti-Wear Additive. An article from 2008 by Castrol Oil on their Classic Oils
CD Box (PDF).
Electronic Fuel Injection Diagnostic Centre. Online assistance with ECU & EFI problems
Fuel Saving. Useful web site on fuel saving tips.
Load carrier rails (PDF). Fitting instructions.
PV444/544/445 P210 - 1957-1965
122S - 1959-66
P1800 - 1961-66
Oil - Bob Is The Oil Guy. Informative web site about oils
Rust Protecting A Volvo
The Volvo factory process.
Published early 1960's. (PDF)
Seat Belt Installation for 120, 210, 544 Volvo instruction document. (PDF)
How speed affects stopping distances. (PDF)This applies to all vehicles.
Glass mounted GSM antenna (PDF).