my 850 was charged at 60 amps by mistake and the battery blew. now with new battery no turnover at all

Asked by Mar 01, 2014 at 09:14 PM about the 1994 Volvo 850 GLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the problem began when combining a 94 and 95 the vacuum on the fuel injection did not
work. initially it it ran but would shut off after 2 seconds. fuel pump fuse problem then with
that fixed it would idle but not rev. fixed vac but no battery so accidently left charger on 60
amp and blew the battery now with new battery i get a click but no crank at all. ignition
cylander?

1 Answer

105,915

Check your battery connections. I suspect they might be bad cable ends with battery exploding. Also check where the negative cable goes to frame and motor. Could have caused an issue at these spots also.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Volvo 850 Questions

Volvo 850 Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 180
#2 Mike Mettrick
Mike Mettrick
Reputation 50
#2 1997_850_T5_Wagon
1997_850_T5_Wagon
Reputation 50
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volvo 240
40 listings
Used Volvo 940
12 listings
Used Volvo 960
20 listings
Used BMW 3 Series
1,387 Great Deals out of 37,824 listings starting at $1,500
Used Subaru Impreza
176 Great Deals out of 13,339 listings starting at $1,817
Used BMW 5 Series
594 Great Deals out of 14,897 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Ranger
203 Great Deals out of 6,719 listings starting at $1,450
Used Volkswagen Jetta
468 Great Deals out of 31,234 listings starting at $150