1996 Volvo 850 Overview


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4 Dr GLT Sedan
5 national listings
4 Dr GLT Wagon
2 national listings
4 Dr Platinum Limited Edition Turbo Sedan
4 Dr Platinum Limited Edition Turbo Wagon
4 Dr R Turbo Sedan
4 Dr R Turbo Wagon
4 Dr STD Sedan
4 Dr STD Wagon
4 Dr Turbo Sedan
4 national listings
Avg. Price: $3,115
4 Dr Turbo Wagon
2 national listings

Volvo 850 Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 160
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Reputation 50
#3 Ati Airo
Ati Airo
Reputation 40
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Average User Score

4.35 stars

Based on 45 reviews

The 850 Wagon Is A Great Car. Turbo Is The Better Option. If You Find A Platinum Edition, Get It. by Chris
 — The 1996 Volvo 850 Wagon Platinum Edition is a all around great car. It comes with a peppy inline 5, 2.3 liter engine turbocharged to 225 bhp. It could use a bit more power but it still does well. T... Read More
My Volvo 850 Review-sort Of by Dietrich
 — One of the best cars Volvo has built. Solid 5 cylinder engine co-designed by Porsche has and unforgettable sound and decent performance- the turbocharged engine is better. Handles well, looks nice,... Read More
My Baby by Nate
 — I love this car!!! Classic, has personality, awesome interior......and it's mine of course. It accelerates great and can be set for sport or econ. sport has a kick and is fun to drive but I like to sa... Read More

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Looking for a Used 850 in your area?
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Volvo 850 Questions


Location Of Actual Milage In Computer 1996 Volvo Stai0on Wagon 850 Glt

Where is the actual mileage stored in the computer a the odometer is broken? What type interface module should one use to to extract this mileage information Dave Hayes

18 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)

Volvo 850 1996 4 Door Sedan , Ac Does Not Cool

the AC works , but due to some obstruction the cool air does not reach the cabin through the ducts

19 views with no answers yet

Both Abs & Trac Lights Are On In My 1996 Volvo 850glt Wagon

One fault seems to be causing indication. Had this problem before,but don't remember cause.

58 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)

I Have A Bearing Sound/rattle And Squeak Daily For 5 Mins After Cold Start ...

hello, peter here. my 850 t5 has very low miles and runs very nicely, but i have this noise. only from cold start. belts, pulleys and tensioners have been changed and noise still occurring. volvo sp...

83 views with 1 answer (last answer 11 months ago)
Trevor Long

96 850 Glt

I have a 1996 Volvo 850 GLT, and was wondering what some of the users would be willing to pay for it.

418 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 years ago)