Tag Archives: Volvo

Giving up the ghost

The Grey Ghost, that is. After spending more time in the shops than out over the last couple weeks, and a couple thousand on credit cards that I will be paying for for a long, long time to come, the … Continue reading

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Gear Shifter Light!!!

Yesterday, I replaced the gear shifter light. This involved removing two concealed bolts and popping some plastic tabs. I used these instructions and the job was done in maybe 20 minutes. I involved the Nexus 7 tablet that I received … Continue reading

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Side Marker Light Installation DIY

Side Marker Light Installation DIY. Dear, Matt. Please check if these lights work. Love, Matt

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Volvo Lights, Phase 1, Complete!

w00t! Headlight switch seems to only have one light on and could possibly have two. There are five bulbs in the radio! There could easily be two in a headlight switch!! There are two bulbs in here. One for headlights, … Continue reading

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Light

Very Small Lights. Here is a link to a great write-up on removing the switch from the dash, the bulb from the switch and then the bulb from the housing! At $0.59 each, I am good with just replacing the … Continue reading

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Volvo Lights

The radio and dash switch lights arrived last night. They are tiny tiny. I will grab a picture tonight as I start replacing burned out bulbs. I don’t think I’ll get as far as the radio tonight, but the dash … Continue reading

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Volvo and Child Safety Seats

Hmmmm… If you have a child who needs to ride in a carseat, you will love Volvo. You will want to kiss the designer of the seatbelt buckle, because it has a locking clip built in. For the first month … Continue reading

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