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Volvo Central Electronic Module CEM Removal Procedure for 2005 – 2013 S60, S80, V70, XC70, XC90

Today we’re featuring a step-by-step tutorial on how to safely remove your Central Electronic Module (CEM) from your Volvo.
This tutorial applies to the following models:
2005 – 2009 S60
2005 – 2006 S80
2005 – 2007 V70, XC70
2005 – 2013 XC90
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  • Hi guys,I just bought a 2005 xc90 with v8 with all kinds of electrical issues.Im gonna send my ecm cem and keys to you to repair.Down by the cem there are two decent size electrical plugs that look like they should be pluged in somewhere.One is a white square plug,other is a rectangle plugwith the lock on top like the ones plugged into cem.I can send pic if you need.They look like they should be plugged in somewhere.Am I missing a module somewhere?I cant see anywhere else they should be plugged in ANy help would be greatly appreciated Davis

    • Hi David,
      I spoke to our tech and he said that generally most vehicles come with extra cables, so unless your vehicle is experiencing something like a no start, then it shouldn’t be a problem. For a detailed analysis, please contact us toll-free (US & Canada) 1-888-712-2525 and ask to speak to our tech support. Alternatively you may send an email to Have any relevant information ready such as fault codes, vehicle symptoms and any diagnostic reports you received after scanning your vehicle. Our tech support will help you determine the fault and walk you through the ordering process. Thank you.

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