How To Repair The Turbo Return Line Seal On A Volvo S60

Volvo S60 Turbo Line

Lets face it, oil leaks are the worst. They leave stained driveways and parking lot spaces, coat our under carriage, and can even burn off emitting odor into the passenger compartment. Luckily for us Volvo S60 owners, there's a common problem with a simple fix—the turbo return line seal.

How to Repair a Volvo P2 Turbo Return Line Seal Oil LeakHow to Repair a Volvo P2 Turbo Return Line Seal Oil Leak

The turbo on your P2 Volvo has a drain tube with a gasket up top and a seal down below. Over time they can become brittle and leak, but thankfully installation is pretty straightforward and inexpensive.

How to Repair a Volvo P2 Turbo Return Line Seal Oil Leak

Not Sure What To Purchase?

FCP Euro has also put together Volvo Turbo Return Line Seal Kits to be sure that you get the correct parts for your vehicle.

You can find them here on FCP Euro alongside our entire catalog of Volvo parts.

Not Sure How To Install The New Seal And Gasket?

Check out our DIY repair video here and be sure to subscribe on YouTube!


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Topics: Volvo, Do-It-Yourself, Video

About the Author: Jay VanGorden
Jason has been with the company since 2011. He's been in the automotive industry for over 15 years and brings a great amount of automotive experience to FCP. He graduated from Universal Technical Institute of Exton PA. in 2005 and then went on to graduate from the Volvo S.A.F.E program in 2006. From there he worked at a Volvo dealership achieving his ranking as a Certified Volvo Technician in just 2 years, and a Master Volvo Technician in only 4 years. Jay VanGorden (Dr. Jay) is a Master Volvo Technician and Volvo Catalog Manager at FCP Euro. He can be reached at