For some people a Tuning Box is preferable if their car is under warranty as the unit can just be removed for servicing and re-fitted afterwards. Chip tuning also gives excellent results and means that the method of tuning is invisible to the eye, one downside is that if the vehicle dealer has to install updated software from the vehicle manufacturer the chip tuning will be erased and will have to be re-done. If you are in need of Volvo C70 parts, you can rely on eEuroparts. They can also provide the stock programming in case you want the chip burned back to original. To say we were deeply impressed would be a major understatement. The increased loads can cause misfiring and other unpleasant issues. The C70 broke Volvo's decades-long styling tradition of boxy, rectilinear designs and was Volvo's first luxury coupe since the.
Could the unit damage my engine? After installation, the driving experience of your Volvo will be much more engaging with a significant increase in power and acceleration. We have everything from affordable C70 aftermarket parts to high-end Volvo C70 performance parts. One of my friends gave me a Hybrid Big 16g mitsu turbo for free for my car and was wondering if there is anyway that i could make that work in any way for my 1998 volvo C70. You are then faced with an immobilized car being towed to your dealership with some explaining to do about how your car's computer crashed. The top stored automatically under an integral rigid cover in a system pioneered in modern convertibles with the fourth generation.
Aside from a turbo upgrade, a software tune can easily be the most expensive performance modification that you purchase. To return an item please email info tmcmotorsport. We engineer our files to deliver the maximum power without compromising engine or drivetrain life. The engine and transmission remain the same as before, and the interior is largely unchanged as well. Up to 26% more torque. Volvo cosmetically updated the convertible with new clear headlights and rear light clusters for model year 2004. The C70 was first introduced to the world in 1996 and quickly set a new standard for Volvo.
There is much more, but I will leave it at that for now. On fuelling : the units are sold mainly for their performance increase however almost all customers who have fitted one have noticed that if driving sensibly M. Ideally there should be some, but little back pressure. It certainly shows up things like mustangs, and highway passing is a breeze. You can also read some of his work at. The trunk lid, which opens both in a rear-hinged mode to stow the folding roof as well as standard a front-hinged mode for luggage loading, is aluminum — while the three roof sections are steel. Quite simply the analogue unit has no electronics inside and no microprocessor, its generally made of resistors inside a plastic box with a screw to increase or decrease fuelling , these are very cheap to make and are usually found on well known auction sites, the risk with these units is that they have no set program to deliver the increased fuel or turbo pressure at specific points , instead they just increase fuelling or turbo pressure continuously even at idle which can cause the engine to run erratically and over time will likely cause damage and usually create a lot of smoke from the exhaust and possibly damage the turbo.
Remember you are forcing the engine to do more as boost is increased and there are limits. There was no clear converter for the European power measurements they gave me so I set up as a relationship and came up with these numbers. When it comes to power under the curve, there is no comparison; our upgrades simply outperform the competition. Limit his or her top speed to a reasonable rate. If it's low, add the correct fluid to the level marked on the pump.
The Paris Motor Show of 1996 was the setting for the introduction of the C70 Coupe to the market. Does not cause excessive smoking. Most of our products come with a 3 year product warranty, this means should the product develop a fault it will be repaired or if un-repairable it will be replaced free of charge, the customer is responsible for return postage and insurance in the event of loss. The C70 convertible exhibited two negative traits endemic to convertibles: poor rear visibility and pronounced , a characteristic whereby the structural design of the bulkhead between engine and passenger compartment of a convertible suffers sufficiently poor rigidity to negatively impact ride and handling, allowing noticeable vibration, shudder or chassis-flexing into the passenger compartment. I could not find anyone that has used the people for feedback. The goal of this new vehicle was to marry a beautiful appearance with performance levels that had previously been unheard of in any prior Volvo models. Power claims are 277hp and 300 ft.
This method allows us to create an accurate file for your specific car. It usually grinds whenever you turn left or right. After dismounting, factory settings are restored. If you think your stock Volvo is fast now, just wait. Volvo Cars of North America. There, a woman was able to walk away from an accident after she slid off an ice-covered mountain road and rolled her C70 which then slid more than 30 feet 9.
The unit taps into the manifold and the waste gate and allows for manual adjustment of boost, to a point. It takes about an hour or so of manual calibration using your boost gauge to get it set at a reasonable level, but it is completely worth it. I took it to the local exaust shop and he said I allready had 2. P and up to 40% increase in torque depending on the vehicle, the vehicle will be noticeably stronger pulling away and over-taking , these units are superb for those having to tow a large trailer or caravan. Your car will be more responsive to every input you make for instance there will be a quick throttle respose.
This is where i start getting very confused with my Volvo C70. Reduced Top Speed File: Allowing your teenager to borrow the car for a special outing? Relocation of the horns is recommended. What is your returns policy? However, this is not a necessary step unless you have more than one bad tire. Could this be caused by a steering problem or is it something else? With Volvo C70 installed in your engine, be sure to get better mpg and a greater horse power. Top Speed Limiter removed: Allows vehicle to accelerate to the maximum speed possible without artificial limits imposed by the car's electronics.
One of the elements that set the C70 apart from its predecessors was the fact that it was able to achieve top speeds of up to 250 kilometers per hour. Volvo's first modern convertible, the C70 was manufactured in , on a separate assembly line from the 70-series and. We offer excellent customer service and offer installation at our approved workshops or help for anyone wishing to self fit. The Elevate software performance upgrade is one of the leading aftermarket tunes for modern Volvos. Heico — Not that impressive. The top features a fabric headliner that unfurls and is tensioned by wires as the roof moves into place, as well as mesh wind blocker that clips over the rear seats when driving with two front passengers.