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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 -> Caliper Service -> 850 -> 940 & 960 -> Front -> Rear -> Removal & Overhaul
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

Front

Removal & Overhaul
850
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove wheel.
  • Clean caliper, then remove dust cap from bleed nipple and open nipple.
  • Lock brake pedal in its lowest position using a pedal jack. Collect any brake fluid spillage.
  • Loosen brake hose 1/2 turn, then remove brake pads as previously described.
  • Disconnect caliper from brake hose, then drain remaining brake fluid.
  • Place a wooden block in front of piston, then blow out piston using compressed air.
  • Remove dust boot, then the sealing ring using a weatherstrip tool.
  • Remove rubber sleeves and bleed nipple.
  • Clean components in...

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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 -> Rotor Replacement -> Front -> Rear
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

Front

  • Remove retaining spring from caliper.
  • Remove mounting bolts, then the caliper. Hang caliper from a steel wire as not to damage brake hose.
  • Remove caliper mounting bracket.
  • Remove rotor locating pins, then the rotor.
  • Reverse procedure to install. Tighten locating pin and caliper mounting bracket bolts to specifications.

Rear

  • Press out split pins with a .12 (3mm) mandrel, the remove retaining spri...

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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 -> Parking Brake Service -> 850 -> 940 & 960 -> Parking Brake Shoes, Replace -> Parking Brake, Adjust
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

Parking Brake Shoes, Replace

  • Loosen parking brake cable adjusting screw. Refer to " Parking Brake Adjustment."
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove rear wheels.
  • Remove caliper.
  • Remove brake disc, then remove brake shoe springs, brake shoes and adjuster, if applicable. On some models, it may be necessary to work through holes in axle shaft flange to gain access to springs.
  • Before assembly, apply a thin layer of heat resistant graphite grease, or equivalent, on brake shoe sliding surface.
  • ...

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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 -> Component Service -> Assemble -> Cleaning & Inspection -> Disassemble -> Master Cylinder Overhaul
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

Master Cylinder Overhaul

Disassemble
  • Remove reservoir from master cylinder.
  • Drain fluid from reservoir, then remove seals.
  • Remove circlip and withdraw pistons and return spring.
Cleaning & Inspection
  • Polish inner surface of the master cylinder with a honing tool (cylinder grinding tool).
  • Clean all pistons parts and cylinder with methylated spirits.
  • Using compressed air, blow air into the equalizer and overflow holes.
  • Check master cylinder bore for scoring,...

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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 -> Diagnosis & Testing -> 850 -> 940 & 960 -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Tests -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Interpretation -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Table -> F. Intermittent Faults -> G. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) Table -> H. Test Drive -> Intermittent Faults -> J. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC)/Diagnosis Table -> K. Symptoms/Diagnosis Table -> L. Mechanical Components, Fault Tracing -> Less Volvo Diagnostic Key -> MA. Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC), Wheel Sensors -> MB. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) 1-4-1 -> MC. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) 1-4-2 -> MD. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) 1-4-4 -> ME. Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC), Valves -> MF. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) 4-2-4 -> MG. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) 4-4-1 -> MH. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) 4-4-3 -> MJ. Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) 4-4-4 -> NA. ABS-Warning Indicator Does Not Light -> NB. ABS-Warning Indicator Lit, No Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC) Displayed -> NC. TRACS Warning Indicator Does Not Light -> ND. TRACS Warning Indicator Lit, No Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC) Displayed -> NE. Brake Warning Indicator Does Not Light -> NF. Brake Warning Indicator Does Not Go Out -> NG. Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC) Cannot Be Read -> NH. Poor Braking -> NJ. Both Front Wheels Are Wholly Or Partially Locked -> NK. No TRACS Function -> P. Signal Description, Control Module -> Reading Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Wiring Diagrams -> With Volvo Diagnostic Key
Vehicle: 1996 Volvo 960 2.9 L6 GAS

The control unit contains a monitoring circuit to detect any internal faults in the control unit and any electrical faults in the sensors, hydraulic modulator or signaling system.

If a fault occurs, the control unit disengages the ABS and illuminates a warning light. When the warning light comes on, a complete fault tracing procedure should be followed. The fault tracing procedure assumes that the standard braking system is fully operational.

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

850
Less Volvo Diagnostic Key
  • Connect diagnostic lead to position 3 on diagnostic output A, Figs. and ,...

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