Volvo 245 1978 Owners Manual PDF | Page 67

1978 Volvo 242 244 245
No. Lubricating point Lubricant
1 Hood lock Paraffin wax
2 Hood hinges Oil
3 Door hinges(upper) Grease
4 Sun-roof wind deflector Oil
5 Door lock outer sliding surfaces Paraffin wax
6 Trunk lid hinges Oil
7 Trunk lid lock Lock oil
8 Door hinges(lower)
Door stop
Grease
Oil
9 Window regulator
Locking device (Accessible after door upholstery panels removed)
Oil, grease
Silicon grease
10 Front seat slide rails and latch devices Oil
11 Key holes Lock oil
12 Striker plate Paraffin wax
pg. 59 Coolant
Check coolant level
The cooling system must be filled with coolant and not leak to operate at maximum efficiency. Check
the coolant level when filling fuel. The level should be between the "MAX" and "MIN" marks on the
expansion tank. The check should be made with particular thoroughness when the engine is new or the
cooling system has been drained.
Do not remove the filler cap other than for topping-up with coolant. Frequent removal may prevent
coolant circulation between the engine and the expansion tank during engine warming up and cooling.
Top up with coolant
Top up with coolant by filling the expansion tank when level is at the "MIN" mark. Use a mixture of 50
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1978 Volvo 242 244 245No. Lubricating point Lubricant1 Hood lock Paraffin wax2 Hood hinges Oil3 Door hinges(upper) Grease4 Sun-roof wind deflector Oil5 Door lock outer sliding surfaces Paraffin wax 6 Trunk lid hinges Oil7 Trunk lid lock Lock oil8 Door hinges(lower) Door stop Grease Oil9 Window regulator Locking device (Accessible after door upholstery panels removed)Oil, grease Silicon grease10 Front seat slide rails and latch devices Oil11 Key holes Lock oil12 Striker plate Paraffin wax pg. 59 Coolant Check coolant level The cooling system must be filled with coolant and not leak to operate at maximum efficiency. Check the coolant level when filling fuel. The level should be between the "MAX" and "MIN" marks on the expansion tank. The check should be made with particular thoroughness when the engine is new or the cooling system has been drained. Do not remove the filler cap other than for topping-up with coolant. Frequent removal may prevent coolant circulation between the engine and the expansion tank during engine warming up and cooling. Top up with coolant Top up with coolant by filling the expansion tank when level is at the "MIN" mark. Use a mixture of 50 file:///K|/ownersdocs/1978/1978_242_244_245/78242244245_03b.htm (5 of 16)12/22/2006 10:11:28 PM