Advice for buyers
What should I look for in a used Volvo C70 coupe?
The C70 shouldn't let you down as long as it's been properly maintained. So have a look at the service history to make sure no intervals have been missed. The turbos are reliable but have to work hard, and if an oil change has been skipped it could spell trouble.
Check the wheels and tyres, too. The bigger the turbo, the bigger the car's hunger for rubber, so see how much life is left on them. Worse still, if the wear is uneven or irregular there could be problems with the front suspension or driveshafts.