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by Queen Mary
Fri Jun 09, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: Parts, Accessories & Brochures
Topic: Volvo 480 2.0l Celebration "Breaking" all parts available
Replies: 62
Views: 5853

Re: Volvo 480 2.0l Celebration "Breaking" all parts availabl

Hi do you have the front wiper linkage and wiper blades available? The splines have striped off of mine coming home yesterday.
Thanks mary
by Queen Mary
Mon Apr 24, 2017 9:29 am
Forum: Wheel suspension and Steering (60)
Topic: Rear axle restoration
Replies: 3
Views: 1246

Re: Rear axle restoration

Thanks for that guys. Thats decided it I will have it sand blasted and powder coated. I have already bought one from eBay last summer and my project for this summer is to restore it. Thanks for the photo, but my lower bump stops are not like this they are the smaller ones. I have one good one on the...
by Queen Mary
Sun Apr 23, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: Wheel suspension and Steering (60)
Topic: Rear axle restoration
Replies: 3
Views: 1246

Rear axle restoration

Does anybody have advice or thoughts on whether I should have my rear axle sand blasted & powder coated or primed and painted with under seal. I have no concerns about costs but would just like the best method for preserving my dearly loved 480. I am going to replace all the bushes but am going to n...
by Queen Mary
Fri May 22, 2015 10:09 pm
Forum: Parts, Accessories & Brochures
Topic: catalytic converter
Replies: 0
Views: 748

catalytic converter

Does anyone have a cat for a 480E 1993 1700 for sale.
Have put a pattened one on last year and its now rattling like a tin of beans so its going back, wondered if i would be better off putting a second hand volvo one on.
by Queen Mary
Sun Oct 12, 2014 9:35 am
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: LED daytime driving lights
Replies: 1
Views: 725

LED daytime driving lights

Has anyone converted their daytime driving lights to LED, if so where can I get them from as I would like to change mine? thanks :)
by Queen Mary
Sun Oct 12, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: Gear box oil
Replies: 3
Views: 995

Gear box oil

I want to change the oil in my manual gearbox of my 1993 480, the manual recommends Duckhams 75w/90s but just wondered whether anyone can recommend a modern suitable alternative ? thank you :D
by Queen Mary
Sun Jun 29, 2014 11:20 pm
Forum: Parts, Accessories & Brochures
Topic: Glasgowjim's spares list
Replies: 217
Views: 37099

Re: Glasgowjim's spares list

Hello Jim, do you still have the exhaust/cat for sale, i have 1993 480e would it fit ? and how much would it be? I am down south so would it be a problem to post? I am also looking for some black clips to hold the interior sill on with and also clips to hold on the upholstered part of the inside of ...
by Queen Mary
Sun May 25, 2014 11:28 pm
Forum: Parts, Accessories & Brochures
Topic: Engine oil cap
Replies: 3
Views: 521

Re: Engine oil cap

Can I still have the oil cap? Do you have a battery earth strap as well? many thanks
by Queen Mary
Thu May 15, 2014 8:10 am
Forum: Parts, Accessories & Brochures
Topic: Engine oil cap
Replies: 3
Views: 521

Engine oil cap

Does anyone have an oil cap for a 480 1700es . Mine has started to leak just wondered if anyone has one they can sell me. Thank you
by Queen Mary
Thu Apr 25, 2013 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED OILS & CLOCK ILLUMINATION
Replies: 3
Views: 844

Re: RECOMMENDED OILS & CLOCK ILLUMINATION

My apologies for shouting, didn't realise it was not etiquette to used capital letters. But thanks for advice on light bulb in clock, another problem solved
by Queen Mary
Wed Apr 24, 2013 8:55 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED OILS & CLOCK ILLUMINATION
Replies: 3
Views: 844

RECOMMENDED OILS & CLOCK ILLUMINATION

CAN ANYBODY ADVISE ME ON THE BEST OIL TO USE FOR MY 1993 480 - ITS DONE 48,000 MILES. ALSO SHOULD THE CLOCK BE ILLUMINATED AND IF SO DO I HAVE TO TAKE OUT THE WHOLE DASHBOARD TO GET TO THE BULB? :hopping:
by Queen Mary
Mon Mar 04, 2013 5:04 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Washer level warning light
Replies: 2
Views: 737

Washer level warning light

I have a 1993 480 and my washer level warning light is permantly on does anyone have any ideas please? : :D