pg. 137 Specifications (cont.)

Power transmission


Manual transmission: M 56 H
Single-disc dry plate clutch. All-synchromesh on all gears including reverse; integrated final drive. Operation via a floor mounted gear lever.


Final drive ratio 4.00:1
Reduction ratios
1st gear 3.07:1
2nd gear 1.77:1
3rd gear 1.19:1
4th gear 0.87:1
5th gear 0.70:1
Reverse 2.99:1


Automatic transmission: AW 50-42 LE
4-speed automatic electronically controlled gearbox comprising a hydraulic torque converter with a lock-up function; planetary gear, integrated final drive.
Operation via a floor mounted gear selector lever. Drive shafts with symmetrical joint location.


Final drive ratio 2.74:1 (Turbo-charged models: 2.54:1)
Reduction ratios
1st gear 3.61:1
2nd gear 2.06:1
3rd gear 1.37:1
4th gear 0.98:1
Reverse 3.95:1


Capacities


Fuel tank 18.4 US gals (70 liters)
Cooling System 7.4 US qts. (7.0 liters)
Engine oil (incl. filter) 6.1 US qts. (5.8 liters)*
Automatic transmission 2 US gals (7.6 liters)
Manual transmission 2.2 US qts. (2.1 liters)
Power steering fluid 0.8 US qts. (0.8 liter)
Washer fluid reservoir 3.2 US qts. (3.0 liters)
Brake/clutch system 0.6 US qts (0.6 liters)


* Turbo-charged models: Add 0.95 US qt. (0.9 liters) if the oil cooler has been drained.


Vehicle Loading


The tires on your Volvo should perform to specifications at all normal loads when inflated as recommended on the tire information label. The label is located on the inside of the fuel filler flap. The label lists both tire and vehicle design limits. Do not load your car beyond the load limits indicated.


WARNING! Improperly inflated tires will reduce tire life, adversely affect vehicle handling and can possibly lead to failure resulting in loss of vehicle control prior warning.


All specifications are subject to change without notice.

pg. 138 Specifications (cont.)

Electrical system


12 Volt, negative ground.
Voltage-controlled generator. Single-wire system with chassis and engine used as conductors.


Battery
Voltage 12 V
Capacity 520 A/100 min
(certain markets) 420 A/75 min


The battery contains corrosive and poisonous acids. It is of the utmost importance that old batteries are disposed of correctly. Your Volvo retailer can assist you in this matter.


Generator
Rated output 1400 W
Max. current 100 A


Bulbs


Bulb US No. Power Socket No/bulbs
Headlights
High beam
Low beam

H7
H7

55W
55W



2
2
Front parking lights/turn signals 3357 NA 26/7 W/30/2.2 cp W 2.5 x 15q 2
Turn signals, rear 21W BAU 15 s 2
Tail lights (sedan) 67 5 W/4cp BA 15 s 4
Tail lights (wagon) 21/4W BAZ 15 d 4
Brake lights 1156 21W/32cp BA 15 s 2
Back-up lights 1156 21W/32cp BA 15 s 2
Rear fog light (sedan) 1156 21W/32cp BA 15 s 1
Rear fog light (wagon) 21/4W BAZ 15 d 1
Front fog lights H1 55 W P 14.5s 2
License plate light 5 W W 2.1x9.5d 2
Door open warning light 3 W W 2.1x9.5d 4
Door step courtesy light 5W W 2.1x9.5d 2
Trunk light 10 W SV 8.5 1
Glove compartment light 2 W BA 9s 1
Vanity mirror lights 1.2 W 2
Instrument lighting 3 W W 2.1x9.5d 3
Illumination, control panel
gear selector (automatic trans.)
rear ashtray


1.2 W
1.2 W
1.2 W
W 2x4.6 d
W 2x4.6 d
W 2x4.6 d

1
1
Instrument warning/indicator lights 1.2 W W 2x4.6 d
Front courtesy lights 5 W BA 9s 2
Rear reading lights 5 W BA 9s 2

All specifications are subject to change without notice

pg. 139 Specifications (cont.)

Dimensions and weights


Length (S70) 185.8 in. (472 cm)
(V70) 185.8 in. (472 cm)
Width 69.3 in. (176 cm)
Height (S70) 54.7 in. (139 cm)
(V70) 55.5 in. (141 cm)
Wheelbase 104.9 in. (266 cm)
Track, front 59.8 in. (152 cm)
Track, rear 57.9 in. (147 cm)
Turning circle (between
curbs) 33.5 ft. (10.2 m)
Turbo-charged models 34.8 ft. (10.6 m)
Cargo capacity
S70 (seat up) 15.2 cu. ft. (0.43 m)
V70 (seat up) 37.8 cu. ft. (0.90 m)
V70 (seat down) 69.2 cu. ft. (1.96 m)


WARNING! When adding accessories, equipment, luggage and other cargo to your vehicle, the total loaded weight capacity of the vehicle must not be exceeded.


Gross vehicle weight (GVW) USA Canada
S 70 4180 lbs (1896 kg) 1900 kg
V 70 4340 lbs (1969 kg) 1970 kg
S 70 Turbo 4250 lbs (1928 kg) 1930 kg
V 70 Turbo 4340 lbs (1969 kg) 1970 kg


Capacity Weight *
S 70 920 lbs (415 kg) 420 kg
V 70 990 lbs (445 kg) 450 kg
S 70 Turbo 930 lbs (420 kg) 420 kg
V 70 Turbo 945 lbs (425 kg) 425 kg
S 70 Turbo T3 915 lbs (415 kg) 415 kg
V 70 Turbo T3 915 lbs (415 kg) 415 kg


Curb weight USA Canada
S 70 3150-3330 lbs (1428-1510 kg) 1435-1510 kg
V 70 3250-3420 lbs (1474-1550 kg) 1480-1555 kg


Permissible axle weight, front
S/V 70 (man. trans.) 2240 lbs (1016 kg) 1020 kg
S/V 70 (auto. trans.) 2290 lbs (1039 kg) 1040 kg
S/V 70 Turbo (man. trans.) 2310 lbs (1048 kg) 1050 kg
S/V 70 Turbo (auto.trans.) 2350 lbs (1066 kg) 1070 kg


Permissible axle weight, rear
S 70 2000 lbs (907 kg) 910 kg
V 70 2220 lbs (1007 kg) 1010 kg


Max. roof load ** 220 lbs (100 kg) 100 kg


Max. trailer weight
(w/o brakes) 1100 lbs (500 kg) 500 kg
(with brakes)
2" ball 3300 lbs (1500 kg) 1500 kg
1 7/8" ball 2000 lbs (908 kg) 900 kg


Max. tongue weight *** 165 lbs (75 kg) 75 kg


* The max permissible axle loads or the gross vehicle weight must not be exceeded.
** For permanent roof racks, check the manufacturer's weight specifications.
*** See also section "Trailer towing"


All specifications are subject to change without notice.

pg. 140 Service manuals, Road assistance

Service Manuals for your Volvo are available for purchase. These are the same manuals used by competent Volvo technicians.


Major sections within the Service Manual System include: 0- General Information; 1- Lubrication and Service; 2- Engine; 3- Electrical System; 4- Power Transmission; 5- Brakes; 6- Suspension and Steering; 7- Springs Shock Absorbers and Wheels; 8- Body and Interior.



Volvo supports Voluntary Mechanic Certification by the A.S.E. Certified mechanics have demonstrated a high degree of competence in specific areas. Besides passing exams each mechanic must also have worked in the field for two or more years before a certificate is issued. These professional mechanics are fully able to analyze vehicle problems and perform the necessary service procedures to keep your Volvo at peak operating condition.


NOTE: The above pertains to the USA only.



Your new Volvo comes with a four year road assistance program named ON-CALL. Additional information, features, and benefits are described in a separate information package in your glove compartment.



All specifications are subject to change without notice.




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