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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Volvo 960 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 1996 Volvo 960 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Anti-lock Brakes -> Troubleshooting -> 850 -> 940 & 960 -> Component Fault Tracing
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

Component Fault Tracing

850

Refer to wiring diagram and component locations in Figs. and , during fault tracing procedures.

  • Visually inspect terminals as follows:
    • Whenever a connector is disconnected for measurements or checks, terminals should be visually inspected.
    • Check for oxidation affecting contact in terminals.
    • Check terminal pins and ensure copper conductor makes good contact with pin.
  • Check for breaks in the circuit as follows:
    • An open circuit is indicated by the loss of a function. Worn wiring or terminals which have come loose are common causes of faults.
    • Disconnect connector...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Volvo 960 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 1996 Volvo 960 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Anti-lock Brakes -> System Service -> 1995 -> 1996-97 -> 850 -> 940 & 960 -> Brake System Bleed -> Component Replacement -> Control Module -> Front Sensor -> Hydraulic Modulator -> Less Multi-Link Rear Suspension -> Multi-Link Suspension -> Rear Sensor
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

Brake System Bleed

850
  • Turn ignition switch to Off position, then raise and support vehicle.
  • Clean area around brake fluid reservoir cap, then remove cap.
  • Connect bleeding unit to brake fluid reservoir. Follow manufacturer's instruction for connecting and operating bleeding unit.
  • Depress brake pedal several times to remove any air bubbles from clutch master cylinder.
  • Remove dust cap from bleed nipple on one of the rear wheels and connect hose from overflow bottle.
  • Open bleed nipple, then close and tighten nipple when no further air bubbles can be seen in fluid flowing out. Remove hose a...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Volvo 960 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 1996 Volvo 960 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Brake System Bleed -> 850 -> 940 & 960
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

850

  • Turn ignition switch to Off position, then raise and support vehicle.
  • Clean area around brake fluid reservoir cap, then remove cap.
  • Connect bleeding unit to brake fluid reservoir. Follow manufacturer's instruction for connecting and operating bleeding unit.
  • Depress brake pedal several times to remove any air bubbles from clutch master cylinder.
  • Remove dust cap from bleed nipple on one of the rear wheels and connect hose from overflow bottle.
  • Open bleed nipple, then close and tighten nipple when no further air bubbles can be seen in fluid flowing out. Remove hose and replace dus...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Volvo 960 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 1996 Volvo 960 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Anti-lock Brakes -> Description
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) uses a control unit, hydraulic modulator, transient surge protector, front speed sensors and a speedometer sensor to control wheel lock-up. The control unit receives vehicle speed, wheel speed and wheel acceleration information from the sensors, then sends the information to the hydraulic modulator. The hydraulic modulator uses this information to ensure correct hydraulic pr...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Volvo 960 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 1996 Volvo 960 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Disc Brakes -> Brake Pad Service -> 850 -> 940 & 960 -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

Front

850
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove wheel.
  • Carefully remove retaining spring, Fig. , then the protective caps from guide pin bolts.
  • Remove guide pin bolts using a 7 mm Allen key, then the caliper. Suspend caliper from front spring with wire.
  • Remove brake pads.
  • Reverse procedure to install. Tighten fasteners to specifications.
940 & 960
  • Raise vehicle and remove wheels.
  • Using a 17 mm wrench, hold caliper guide pin and remove lower caliper attaching bolt.
  • Loosen upper caliper attaching bolt, then lift caliper and remove springs and pads. Do not depress brake pedal when calipe...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1996 Volvo 960 AUTOMOBILES

Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported 1996 Volvo 960 cars and light trucks from 1990+.

Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Description
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

The function of hydraulic brake system is to transmit pressure from the master cylinder to caliper pistons. The system will operate properly if fluid is tight and brake fluid cannot be compressed. Normally, brake fluid cannot be compressed. If however the fluid overheats sufficiently it can partially change to a vapor form. Vapor can be compressed and since the master cylinder has a specific volume with which to build up pressure, the compression of vapor can result in excess brake pedal travel before the system has time to develop adequate braking pressure.

Brake fluid is h...

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