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      One thing you can check is the end on the...

      One thing you can check is the end on the transmission, pop up the little orange lock button on one of the cables, then jiggle it around and make sure everything is centered before pushing it back...
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      I've got one of these that I pulled out of my S40...

      I've got one of these that I pulled out of my S40 after the shifter cable broke, it came on the car when I bought it, and it may have been improperly installed as the previous owner was not as...
    3. I had the same symptoms, grinding noise at low...

      I had the same symptoms, grinding noise at low speeds, then ABS light, after poking around in VIDAS I replaced a wheel sensor and the problem went away. I figured it was the traction control...
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      Well, I finally got around to taking some decent...

      Well, I finally got around to taking some decent pics of the car, with LED ring light Halos from superbrightleds.com and 16" Volvo Caligo wheels that I painted metallic dark grey. (they just barely...
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      https://www.superbrightleds.com/moreinfo/festoon/6...

      https://www.superbrightleds.com/moreinfo/festoon/6451-led-bulb-3-smd-led-festoon-42mm-car/2037/5341/
      Is what I used for the front, they come in both cool and warm. (my car is a 2005)

      I went...
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      Alright, so my halo's are installed, as well as...

      Alright, so my halo's are installed, as well as RGB led strips in each interior footwell and behind the waterfall console. power comes from the (ignition switched) cigarette lighter, runs to...
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      So I just did the conversion, and I'm really...

      So I just did the conversion, and I'm really happy with it, it was pretty easy for me to get the footwell and glovebox bulbs out, and the interior and storage areas are a lot brighter now. A few...
    8. Everything's pretty much already been said, but...

      Everything's pretty much already been said, but I'll elaborate on the PCV thing a bit, if you warm up the car and start to hear a whistle at idle that goes away when you pull out the dipstick, then...
    9. ooh that's tempting, but I really shouldn't be...

      ooh that's tempting, but I really shouldn't be spending any more money on this car right now.
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      If you've got the Aux the easiest way is to get a...

      If you've got the Aux the easiest way is to get a bluetooth receiver like the one bbrages linked, the cost and sound quality will depend on the one you buy, and you'll have to either charge it, or...
    11. Sorry I didn't see your post untill now, I don't...

      Sorry I didn't see your post untill now, I don't have the Haynes manual I used with me right now, and the wires were faded and didn't quite match anyway, but using a multimeter this is what I found...
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      So here's an update on the progress, (I also...

      So here's an update on the progress, (I also should get around to taking some pics)

      I had to drive In some nasty weather the other day, and realized that the AWD still wasn't fully working. (the...
    13. Ok, that makes sense.

      Ok, that makes sense.
    14. Perfect, that helped a bunch, I had read that...

      Perfect, that helped a bunch, I had read that thread a while back, but couldn't find it again.

      here's a pic of the final setup....
    15. Where to get power for trailer hitch wiring harness?

      Hi, so I purchased a Curt trailer hitch and wiring harness for my 2005 s40 T5 AWD, and I installed the hitch today, it was pretty easy to install, and seems very solid. (One not however is that it...
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      Alright, back from the mechanic, he changed the...

      Alright, back from the mechanic, he changed the Haldex fluid and filter, and the AWD is now working. :-) I'm very happy that I didn't have to replace the pump.

      I changed out all three motor...
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      Well, I found out some sad news, I woke up to...

      Well, I found out some sad news, I woke up to several inches of nasty wet snow, and found out to my dismay that the AWD isn't working at all.
      Since I don't have snow tires on yet I had to turn...
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      Tensioner and idler are what I meant by "pulleys"...

      Tensioner and idler are what I meant by "pulleys" I would never change a timing belt in any car without swapping them out. I think I'll go for the Gates belt kit as I've used their kits before and...
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      Well, the radiator hose is cheap, so I'll...

      Well, the radiator hose is cheap, so I'll probably pick one up in the spring along with a timing belt and pulleys. I don't really want to change the water pump, and I just changed the coolant. Are...
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      Alright, I ordered all three engine mounts, and...

      Alright, I ordered all three engine mounts, and the strut mounts and bearings, I'll see what that does and then move on from there.

      The headlights are plenty bright so maybe they were serviced in...
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      Thanks, guys. IPD list a "lower torque arm...

      Thanks, guys.
      IPD list a "lower torque arm bracket" and subframe bushings in addition to the three mounts, are those something I should look into replacing?

      I really hope it isn't control arms,...
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      New Car, New Problems.

      Hey everyone, I am now the proud owner of a 2005 S40 T5 AWD in passion red, with the M66 transmission, dynamic trim package, leather seats, sunroof, etc...
      I picked it up on Craigslist for $3200...
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