volvo trucks

  1. R

    ELD / Computer Issues

    We have a driver that has a 2013 Volvo 670 with I-shift. He's been having issues with the truck for the last few months, and has now had 3 transmissions and a bunch of other stuff replaced also. This driver is a little stubborn and has been going to the same shop each time, and these people to...
  2. Mainst73

    Volvo Vnl 730 durability

    was looking at a Volvo 730 truck for sale but after all I've read worried about the durability. Wife loves the interior but not breaking down is important to making bills. Are they truely as bad as I've read or is it only the people who have a gripe who review them. Would be working the truck up...
  3. Smoochy570

    2017 volvo

    Anybody know the good the bad the ugly on these trucks never been in a volvo
  4. R

    Volvo engines delete the DPF O/O trucks

    D 11, D13 - D16 DPF Delete kit. Anyone had any experiences with them? Looking at the ones by the OTR folks.
  5. Maria

    Volvo recalls thousands of trucks for faulty electronic air dryer

    Volvo Truck North America is recalling more than 6,000 VNL, VNM and VNX trucks due to issues with the electronic air dryer that can potentially affect brake performance, according to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration documents. More specifically, certain 2013-2017 VNL, VNM and VNX...
  6. W

    Volvo VNL Daycab heat

    I have a 1999 Volvo with an N14 Cummins that I can not get any heat into the cab. Truck has all valves open, new 180 degree thermostats, and new cool. Ran truck today coolant got to around 120 degrees using a manual gauge and was still blowing cool air out of vents. Does anyone have ideas what...
  7. A

    Volvo beeper for following to close

    I drive this 2017 Volvo it has the following distance i tell you i didnt think i tailgated others but this thing make me stay almost 2 truck and trailer lenghths back needless to say the stupid things always going off beeping It also has the automatic braking that is a dangerous feature
  8. hannatheklump

    Did you style your Volvo-truck?

    Hi guys, I'm looking for truckers that styled their Volvo truck both inside and outside in an extraordinary way. Is that you or someone you know, and do you want to participate in a short film? (search on Welcome to my Cab on youtube to see examples). Please contact me here or on...
  9. Bluenickel1349

    Volvo 2012 D13 - Several parts replaced

    Hi everyone We're looking at some trucks at a dealership. We have our eye on a 2012 Volvo with around 490k miles. It's had the radiator, Nox sensor and EGR Cooler replaced. They have agreed to clean the DEF filter and possibly replace the clutch and clutch fan before releasing it to us. Is...
  10. Troady

    Survey, best MPG Volvo 670 - 780 combination truck

    Hi there folks, i know at somepoint the thread will go out of line but it don`t matter as long as we go back to our main objective in this tread, how many MPG your Volvo with a big sleeper does. It does not matter the year, engine, transmission or what you pull, just to give a general idea to...
  11. M

    Isx Cummins vs volvo d12

    Hello, I'm getting ready to buy a volvo truck for long distance driving. I've heard horror stories about d12 engines, but I found a 2001 volvo 770 d12 engine with 400k miles. The rig is very clean with brand new tires and very well maintained. The truck is $12k. Second, I found a 2004 volvo...
  12. Emily

    Nearly 200 Mack and Volvo 2013 trucks recalled for steer axle issue

    Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks North America are recalling 2013 model year Pinnacle (CXU) and VNL/VNM trucks, respectively. The 193 trucks affected by the recall have an issue with the front steer axles, according to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration documents. Affected trucks are...
  13. J

    Volvo VNL 770 Gen 2 hood on Gen 1

    Hello all. I'm new here. I am looking at a 2000 Volvo VNL 770 that has some light damage to the hood and fenders. I was wondering if I can replace the whole front clip with a Gen 2 (2004+) clip? I like the newer style a little better with the bigger lights and the hood vents. The lines look...
  14. steve05

    Volvo d16 MPG?

    hey. Just wondering what other d16 owners get for mileage and what coolant temps you run. Even with new thermostats and radiator I sit around 210 at 65-70mph empty or loaded. I have mid roof 07 vnl730. D16 535hp 13spd manual. Combined empty and 76-78000lbs loaded (usually around 60% loaded...
  15. Maria

    Cummins recall affecting Volvo VNLs

    The Cummins recall of more than 5,400 ISX12 and ISX15 engines involves 129 Volvo truck owners with 2017 Volvo VNLs. Volvo is the first heavy-truck manufacturer identified to be part of the Cummins recall of more than 5,000 ISX12 and ISX15 engines. The recall will specifically address a defect...
  16. Maria

    Volvo ordered to pay $4.8 million to Canadian couple after terrifying crash

    By Greg Grisolano, Land Line associate editor A Canadian court has awarded more than $4.8 million to a husband-and-wife trucking team after finding in the couple’s favor that truck maker Volvo’s negligence contributed to their 2009 crash. The judgment from British Columbia Supreme Court...
  17. Southern Fried


    Over the past few months I've driven and worked all 3 of the above. Here's my personal comparison for what it's worth. Mack Pinocle (yes, I know): Old cab design with limited clearances for driver. Intersection between bunk and cab is heavily padded to protect contact with half-awake foreheads...
  18. H

    Best antenna setup on Volvo 670

    Hello all. Has anyone used a rear of bunk single antenna on one of these high rise sleepers with good results? I'm wary of the dual factory setup and had good results with back of bunk setup one midroofs. I pull flatbed so I have lots to work with as for mounting on my headache rack. Thanks.
  19. Uncle Birchy

    Volvo Window Sticking & Rand McNally Rant

    Any VOLVO drivers out there.... Do your windows "Stick".... seems they like to stick about 2/3 inches down and ya gotta pull on the glass while pushing the button.....this also happened on another VOLVO a 670 model.... Is there a Simple fix or just a genetic defect...
  20. Maria

    Thousands of Volvo trucks recalled, owners face FMCSA penalties for driving

    By Tyson Fisher, Land Line staff writer Volvo is recalling nearly 20,000 trucks because of a substantial defect with the steering. The defect is so significant that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is urging owners to take affected vehicles out of service as soon as possible or...