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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 10:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 338
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
So you didn’t change injectors at all, you simply...

So you didn’t change injectors at all, you simply installed an lh2.4 ecu and ezk and now it doesn’t start?

For whatever reason, when i first installed my turbo ecu and ezk (with stock injectors I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 06:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 247
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Yes correct, but the sending unit will rust, and...

Yes correct, but the sending unit will rust, and the fuel strainer will break down severely and contaminate the system. BTDT. Installed a new fuel system from tank pump to injectors:x:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 06:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 338
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Here’s a dumb question, what’s the part number on...

Here’s a dumb question, what’s the part number on the ECU/EZK you installed? What yeah car did they come from, and what injectors are you running?
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 350
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
See I assumed just as much, but it's profile...

See I assumed just as much, but it's profile looked anemic at best. I didn't have much time to take any measurements but will do so in the future.
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 267
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Here's how I did my last one. Pay no attention to...

Here's how I did my last one. Pay no attention to the abortion of the block drain. Barb off the bottom of the turbo, then a no weld 10an fitting in the pan, then another 10an (blue fitting) pushloc...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 08:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 350
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I recently pulled a cam from a 945T and there...

I recently pulled a cam from a 945T and there were no markings at the end of it where they normally are, however, something like "KLIII" or "KL2", "KL3" was scribed in it elsewhere. Cam looked very...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-15-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 220
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
+1 to what everyone is saying. That’s a heater...

+1 to what everyone is saying. That’s a heater and the tube that goes into it is for PCV.


Also, your state is ****ed. They push you guys around like rag dolls. I understand safety and emissions...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 338
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Iíve never paid more than $30 shipped for a set...

Iíve never paid more than $30 shipped for a set of them. Some people might charge more. If I had an extra set laying around, thatís what Iíd charge you.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 338
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
+1 You canít run 7/9 series turbo...

+1


You canít run 7/9 series turbo injectors in a +t UNLESS you wire in the resistor pack. Thatís why I recommend to everyone that for a stock setup, pay the $30 and have some 850 turbo injectors...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2019, 10:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 446
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
To be fair, Iíve ballparked r134a fills quite a...

To be fair, Iíve ballparked r134a fills quite a few times on some of my beaters that blow 40F l day in 100F ambient at idle.

That being said, you really should charge by weight as zvolv says. Itís...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 832
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
So you're running 315cc injectors and some china...

So you're running 315cc injectors and some china turbo at what boost? You could be out of injector at 5.5k when the turbo is making peak boost.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 124,600
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I had the same issue when my torque rod bushings...

I had the same issue when my torque rod bushings were nonexistent, which throws off angles.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 832
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Would be a lot easier to tell if he had a...

Would be a lot easier to tell if he had a wideband.

They're like $160 jack just buy one and stop being an idiot
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 832
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Enjoy your blown up motor then. You can join VB242

Enjoy your blown up motor then. You can join VB242
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 832
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Do as I say not as I do:-P I donít have a...

Do as I say not as I do:-P

I donít have a wideband going in my Regina +T. And it of all management systems needs one. But it was a $200 car. Iím hoping the new owner buys and installs one. Might...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 832
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Not exactly sure on the gap, but you need to be...

Not exactly sure on the gap, but you need to be running 93 octane and it helps to go 1 or 2 steps colder on the plugs. So either BPR7ES or BPR8ES. They will in theory have a shorter lifetime than a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 11:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 446
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
What does the low side pressure drop to right...

What does the low side pressure drop to right before the clutch cycles off? Roughly 20psi I’d imagine.

Is the air coming out of the vents cold, as in, sufficiently cold?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 446
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Depends a lot on ambient temps. But to me,...

Depends a lot on ambient temps.

But to me, sounds like you’re undercharged.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 832
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
The "blow off" or bypass only happens once...

The "blow off" or bypass only happens once throttle is snapped shut and a strong vacuum occurs. This can happen in neutral and will pretty much always happen under load.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 832
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Thatís not how that works... boost is positive...

Thatís not how that works... boost is positive pressure in the intake manifold. It doesnít go out the tail pipe until itís burned. When you let off the throttle after heavy load, the compressor...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 832
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
How does boost go out the tail pipe..??

How does boost go out the tail pipe..??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Idk man, stock ignition timing on an already...

Idk man, stock ignition timing on an already knock-prone engine design...kinda nervous here.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-09-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 528
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Whatever fuse is for the power windows, this has...

Whatever fuse is for the power windows, this has happened to me many times when my center console broke and one of those wires made contact with a ground. So I wrapped it up with electrical tape and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-09-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,139
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
This seems almost more common on 7/9 cars because...

This seems almost more common on 7/9 cars because the dist is right where the hood meets the cowl. It's always water in the plug wire holes for me when it gets wet.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-08-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 413
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
+1 Also RSR wiring, and fuel pump relay.

+1

Also RSR wiring, and fuel pump relay.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-07-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
2 and 1/2 beers for this post. Nice work!

2 and 1/2 beers for this post. Nice work!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-07-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I'm gonna be honest with you, I cannot get...

I'm gonna be honest with you, I cannot get through an entire one of your posts without opening a beer. You have special powers








and no one is crying about the oil return, it's been...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-07-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Which is it, 5,387 times or 8,394 times? Not so...

Which is it, 5,387 times or 8,394 times? Not so good with numbers? And people let you build their engines smh


At least when I put this engine together and it doesn’t run, I’ll only have myself...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
"Performance and Modification" I modded my...

"Performance and Modification"

I modded my block with a quarter, 2 broken bits, and some JB weld. Car is on jackstands so it's appropriate.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I'm a dick to people all the time and they still...

I'm a dick to people all the time and they still sell. 99% of peoples questions are answered in the ad (or are obvious). If they have a genuine question, then I'm very professional about it....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Nope, I sell all my crap on FB marketplace. Last...

Nope, I sell all my crap on FB marketplace. Last 2 grandpa series I sold went quick, like 3-5 days I think. And then the $100 945T I sold, got messages saying " does it run?" :roll:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 873
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
:nod: Knocked out some 240 MMs quick quick...

:nod:

Knocked out some 240 MMs quick quick while using a hoist. Helps to have ratcheting wrenches and impacts. Oh electric ratchets too. Also just did the 744 with hydraulic mounts and MAN what a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
:lol: good....I need to offload about 3-4 cars...

:lol: good....I need to offload about 3-4 cars right now anyway, no room/time/money for all this crap.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Wow thatís actually a really good idea, never...

Wow thatís actually a really good idea, never even thought of that. Those burrs are aggressive and likely wouldíve made it through.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Or leave it for the LOLs Itís a Regina car...

Or leave it for the LOLs

Itís a Regina car so Iím hoping it can at least just do stock boost without knocking like crazy.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Tbh idk if it’ll hold, but my broke off drillbit...

Tbh idk if it’ll hold, but my broke off drillbit sealed the original hole anyway so I could’ve left it as is.

This really sucks because it’s so ugly and everything else was going so well with the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
https://i.imgur.com/QLxX8Vfl.jpg Then a...

https://i.imgur.com/QLxX8Vfl.jpg

Then a halfass first coat of JB weld around it (even though it would've been fine without anything)
https://i.imgur.com/ElfcGufl.jpg

Gonna add another coat...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Haven’t used it but it looks to be in good...

Haven’t used it but it looks to be in good shape:nod:

There are certain jobs I willingly admit I should leave to pros. Clearly a simple hole in cast iron is one of them. Doesn’t matter either way,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
:urgod: Honestly same. Yessir. More...

:urgod:

Honestly same.

Yessir. More fail pics coming soon
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I've never done this before and clearly should've...

I've never done this before and clearly should've done more research. Oh well, live and learn. I'll be returning it to the pan I guess, otherwise it's just going to become even more of a money pit...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,018
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
+T Oil Return Tragedy

This started off as a very simple engine reseal plus a +T conversion. I initially was going to return to the pan like I always do, but figured since the engine was already out, I'd get a cleaner look...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-04-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,221
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Like the whole axle? I would, but itís from a 940...

Like the whole axle? I would, but itís from a 940 going into a 240, so none of the suspension is the same.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-04-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,646
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I had an extended crank time when I had a bad...

I had an extended crank time when I had a bad fuel pressure regulator. Like a reallllly long crank. It was especially bad when warm since the engine didn’t require as much fuel as it does when cold.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,934
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
They are orange-ish

They are orange-ish
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,934
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
You need high impedance injectors unless you...

You need high impedance injectors unless you wired in the resistor pack. Youíll be lucky if you didnít do damage to the ECU.

Get some 850T injectors because they are high impedance and a direct...
Forum: showroom 09-03-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Looking good. Most covers I see are just trashed...

Looking good. Most covers I see are just trashed with 25+ years of caked on oil from the inevitably leaking oil fill cap seal.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 523
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
15g isn’t gonna make 300hp, not without spinning...

15g isn’t gonna make 300hp, not without spinning it to death.

Have you heard about the green giant injectors?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,066
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
iPd has them listed as 5/16, crap.

iPd has them listed as 5/16, crap.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,066
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
^

^
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,221
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
It wonít be happening any time soon, so I have...

It wonít be happening any time soon, so I have time to read up.


Fair point.
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