how to work the winter mode switch and how to fix it if its not working

Asked by Jan 13, 2014 at 09:30 PM about the 1999 Volvo V70 Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the W MODE SWITCH ON MY VOLVO DOES NOT SEAM TO WORK .I HAVE NEVER OWNED A VOLVO BEFORE SO I DON'T KNOW HOW IT SHOULD WORK OR HOW TO MAINTAIN IT . SOMEONE ON THIS SITE SAID LUBEBRICATE IT. BUT WHERE DO YOU SPRAY THE LUBE?

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I have a Saab & what my winter mode does is starts the car off in 2nd. gear and makes it shift sooner so the tires are less likely to spin on ice or snow. My dash has a light to show when winter mode is on. Its might be hard to notice a differance when its working. I don't know what you should lubebricate, sorry.

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