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. Overdrive.


Final drive ratio 2.76:1 (Turbo-charged models: 2.56:1)
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


All Wheel Drive, automatic transmission


4-speed automatic electronically controlled gearbox comprising a hydraulic torque converter with a lock-up function; planetary gear, integrated final drive. Bevel drive, propeller shaft, viscous coupling and freewheel to final drive/rear axle. Operation via a floor mounted gear selector lever. Overdrive.


Capacities


Fuel tank 18 US gals (68 liters) - Front Wheel Drive, 17.4 US gals (66 liters) - All Wheel Drive
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
Side direction, Indicators 5W W 2.1 x 9.5d 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.)

Weights


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


USACanada
Gross vehicle weight (GVW)
FWD (sedan) 4180 lbs (1896 kg) 1900 kg
FWD (wagon) 4340 lbs (1969 kg) 1970 kg
FWD Turbo (sedan) 4250 lbs (1928 kg) 1930 kg
FWD Turbo (wagon) man 4340 lbs (1969 kg) 1970 kg
FWD Turbo (wagon) aut 4360 lbs (1978 kg) 1980 kg
AWD Turbo (sedan) 4580 lbs (2077 kg) 2080 kg
AWD Turbo (wagon) 4670 lbs (2118 kg) 2120 kg
Capacity Weight
FWD (sedan) 945 lbs (429 kg) 430 kg
FWD (wagon) 1000 lbs (454 kg) 455 kg
FWD Turbo T (sedan) 955 lbs (435 kg) 435 kg
FWD Turbo T (wagon) 965 lbs (438 kg) 435 kg
FWD Turbo T3 (sedan) 905 lbs (411 kg) 405 kg
FWD Turbo T3 (wagon) 920 lbs (417 kg) 415 kg
AWD Turbo T (sedan) 930 lbs (422 kg) 425 kg
AWD Turbo T (wagon) 930 lbs (422 kg) 425 kg
AWD Turbo T (wagonXC) 915 lbs (415 kg) 415 kg
AWD Turbo T8 (wagon) 925 lbs (420 kg) 420 kg
Permissible axle weight, front
FWD (sedan, wagon) man 2240 lbs (1016 kg) 1020 kg
FWD (sedan, wagon) aut 2290 lbs (1039 kg) 1040 kg
FWD Turbo (sedan, wagon) man 2310 lbs (1048 kg) 1050 kg
FWD Turbo (sedan, wagon) aut 2350 lbs (1066 kg) 1070 kg
AWD Turbo (sedan, wagon) aut 2400 lbs (1089 kg) 1090 kg
Permissible axle weight, rear
FWD (sedan) 2020 lbs (916 kg) 920 kg
FWD (wagon) 2220 lbs (1007 kg) 1010 kg
AWD (sedan) 2290 lbs (1039 kg) 1040 kg
AWD (wagon) 2470 lbs (1120 kg) 1120 kg
Curb weight
(sedan FWD) 3145-3345 lbs (1427-1517 kg) 1430-1525 kg
(wagon FWD) 3240-3440 lbs (1470-1560 kg) 1470-1565 kg
(sedan AWD) 3610-3650 lbs (1637-1656 kg) 1635-1655 kg
(wagon AWD) 3695-3760 lbs (1676-1706 kg) 1695-1705 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

Dimensions


FWD = Front Wheel Drive, AWD = All Wheel Drive

Length S 70 FWD 185.8 in. (472 cm)
V 70 FWD/AWD 186.2 in. (473 cm)
S 70 AWD 185.8 in. (472 cm)
V 70 XC AWD 186.2 in. (473 cm)
Width all models 69.3 in. (176 cm)
Height S 70 FWD 54.7 in. (139 cm)
V 70 FWD 55.5 in. (141 cm)
S 70 AWD 56.3 in. (143 cm)
V 70 AWD 57 in. (145 cm)
V 70 XC AWD 58.3 in. (148 cm)
Wheelbase S/V 70 FWD 104.7 in. (266 cm)
S/V 70 AWD 104.3 in. (265 cm)
V 70 XC AWD 104.7 in. (266 cm)
Track, front S/V 70 FWD 59.8 in. (152 cm)
S/V 70 AWD 59.8 in. (152 cm)
V 70 XC AWD 59.8 in. (152 cm)
Track, rear S/V 70 FWD 57.9 in. (147 cm)
S/V 70 AWD 58.7 in. (149 cm)
V 70 XC AWD 58.7 in. (149 cm)
Turning circle (between curbs) S/V 70 FWD 33.5-34.8 ft. (10.2-10.6 m)
S/V 70 AWD 37.1 ft. (11.3 m)
V 70 XC AWD 37.1 ft. (11.3 m)
Cargo capacity S 70 (seat up) 15.2 cu. ft. (0.43 m)
V 70 (seat up) 37.8 cu. ft. (0.90 m)
V 70 (seat down) 69.2 cu. ft. (1.96 m)



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.
If you have misplaced your package dial:
In the U.S.A.
1-800-63-VOLVO (1-800-638-6586)
In Canada
1-800-263-0475



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.


Service manuals


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.
To order service manuals or other technical information, call 1-800-25 VOLVO



All specifications are subject to change without notice.




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