Volvo S80 A performance sedan that offers top notch luxury, outstanding handling and so much more.

Air Conditioning S80

  #1  
Old 07-16-2010, 11:30 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 11
Default Air Conditioning S80

Its really hot here in Portland - When the air conditioning is on the coldest setting, the 2 dash vents on the drivers side blow cool air, while the 2 vents on the passenger side blow hot air. Any ideas
 
  #2  
Old 07-17-2010, 08:54 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location:
Posts: 452
Default

s80's have dual air con, i know it sounds simple but are both dials on the coldest settings ? and also are all vents opened ?

there is a wheel that turn near each vent that can close it, make sure that wheel is all the way up
 
  #3  
Old 07-17-2010, 01:21 PM
Member
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 67
Default

This can be caused by low R134a or a bad temperature door damper motor.
 
  #4  
Old 07-18-2010, 11:22 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 11
Default Response to Answers

Thank you for these responses here - The temperature **** is at the coolest setting and the vent is open. It appears like the "compressor" is not on and it just blows warm air. I will look into the damper suggestion. With all the little problems these cars have - Its better to wait for a number of small issues to come up then, go the mechanic - just do them all at once.


PS: andrei3333 I like your comment "counting the high priced maintenance miles" - Isn't that true, but I really enjoy this car - I've had some real dogs in the past
 
  #5  
Old 07-20-2010, 10:26 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 4
Default

When the crown is the most beautiful set and the valve is open. Looks like a compressor and not just blowing hot air. All cars are small problems with car 's parts, Best went to a mechanic and repair your car once a year.
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Locol123
Volvo S80
4
10-05-2012 02:42 PM
frnorke
Volvo S80
3
08-03-2010 01:59 AM
mauriciogalvao
Volvo S80
4
02-17-2009 06:26 PM
Rons
Volvo S80
2
07-25-2006 05:59 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Air Conditioning S80


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.