Are turbo failures common with this model Volvo?

Asked by May 23, 2016 at 12:05 AM about the 1999 Volvo S70 Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Not really, more issues with electrical systems. As long as the car was treated well, and you have extra money to maintain it, go for it.


I haven't heard of many, if any, turbo failures with these Volvos. They utilize Mitsubishi turbochargers, which are very durable and long-lasting.

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