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Forum: events Yesterday, 05:19 PM
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Posted By klr142
DO IT!!!

DO IT!!!
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 03:05 AM
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Posted By klr142
TRUTH!! DO IT! As long as you are on the...

TRUTH!! DO IT!


As long as you are on the West/Best coast... Ha
Forum: showroom 12-11-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
That sounds nice. I assume you are comparing when...

That sounds nice. I assume you are comparing when you had the GTX to when you had the journal bearing turbo(the current one?) on the 8V, and not with how it is responding now on the 16V without boost...
Forum: showroom 12-11-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
With what goal?

With what goal?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 18,335
Posted By klr142
Well, I never made it back to the track with the...

Well, I never made it back to the track with the 240 for a more respectable time, but I did update both posts with the time slips loaded so you can get the 60’ and other info if you want to put it in...
Forum: showroom 12-11-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
Cool, thanks! When are you going back to the...

Cool, thanks!

When are you going back to the dyno, Harald?
Forum: showroom 12-10-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
Me too! I don't do Volvo shenanigans much anymore...

Me too! I don't do Volvo shenanigans much anymore at all. Do you remember specs for your setup at that time, by any chance? I can add more information to my notes.


Indeed! Non-turbo has the best...
Forum: showroom 12-10-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
Andy, look! I posted your car's dyno plot above!...

Andy, look! I posted your car's dyno plot above! You're famous! And hi! :)
Forum: showroom 12-09-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
Good points to point out again and I'm glad you...

Good points to point out again and I'm glad you found the fuel pressure issue!

You could even retard the intake cam a little to reduce the overlap some more, but I'm hesitant to say do anything...
Forum: showroom 12-09-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
I put a graph together for fun. I'd be curious...

I put a graph together for fun. I'd be curious what Harald's car does with stock cams instead of the rally ones in there. Also curious if the torque could come in sooner with some camshaft timing...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 12-06-2019, 02:42 AM
Replies: 2,263
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Posted By klr142
MrJaybeeze sir, may we/I get an updated XDF for...

MrJaybeeze sir, may we/I get an updated XDF for the 951 computer, please? I've been using the 933 on the General Leif but I finally have a working wideband in my 240 again and snagged an Ostrich from...
Forum: showroom 12-05-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
You have the .drfs?

You have the .drfs?
Forum: showroom 12-02-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,903
Posted By klr142
Because you have an 8V, a smaller turbo, a good...

Because you have an 8V, a smaller turbo, a good exhaust manifold, and some other restriction or setup issue of some sort that is preventing you from creating lots of HP. You have a restricted rally...
Forum: showroom 12-02-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 288
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Posted By klr142
Awesome.

Awesome.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,092
Posted By klr142
+1 for what you're looking at, the Quatrac 5s....

+1 for what you're looking at, the Quatrac 5s. They're way better than the Altimax RT43 and way better than the cheapest junk and they will help you use your snow vehicle in the snow. And they're...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,323
Posted By klr142
He did stay with rubber in the front position of...

He did stay with rubber in the front position of the trailing arm as quoted in your post.
Forum: showroom 11-19-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 21,256
Posted By klr142
I understand, it's just that they are relatively...

I understand, it's just that they are relatively cheap and last longer than most all of their competitors by a sizeable margin. Teams sometimes get more than 24-36hrs out of a set where the RE71Rs...
Forum: showroom 11-18-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 21,256
Posted By klr142
Hankook RS4s are your best bet, for certain....

Hankook RS4s are your best bet, for certain. They're not going to be like the RE71Rs if going for fastest at the AutoX, but they're very good for a long long wearing tire that holds up to the track....
Forum: performance & modifications 11-18-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 836
Posted By klr142
Nice. You'll have to change the length next time...

Nice. You'll have to change the length next time you want to adjust your camber, though. :)
Forum: showroom 11-18-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 21,256
Posted By klr142
ORP is pretty hard on tires in general, and the...

ORP is pretty hard on tires in general, and the RE71Rs are also some of the fastest wearing Extreme Performance tires that have the 180TW+ rating that allows us to use them in endurance racing. The...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-14-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,269
Posted By klr142
Their camshafts are fine. The IPD Turbo camshaft...

Their camshafts are fine. The IPD Turbo camshaft will idle better than the RSI camshaft and have better drivability off idle but it MAY have reduced performance after that at higher rpm(the IPD cam...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-14-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,269
Posted By klr142
Side note, for what it's worth, the IPD Turbo...

Side note, for what it's worth, the IPD Turbo camshaft is one of the only camshafts readily available in the US anymore(that I know of) at a reasonable price range and it will do you well with your...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,850
Posted By klr142
Nice find! Awesome. Maybe we'll stick with the...

Nice find! Awesome. Maybe we'll stick with the current setup and some more modern, race specific calipers then. They do weigh more, but that's not the end of the world for our "budget" racing.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,904
Posted By klr142
The lash caps I have(only 6, I thought I had 7?),...

The lash caps I have(only 6, I thought I had 7?), are all 1.5mm thick but two are 3.5mm tall where the other two are 4.5mm tall.

I will just put the camshaft in and measure the clearances then...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,904
Posted By klr142
I'm glad to hear you didn't have any damage! My...

I'm glad to hear you didn't have any damage! My concern was more with running lash caps in conjunction with the stock buckets and shims in them. I heard back from Reine though:

Me:


Reine from...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 63,360
Posted By klr142
Me: Reine from AGAP: Maybe I'll...

Me:


Reine from AGAP:


Maybe I'll try this out... :oogle:
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 23,049
Posted By klr142
Yes, but the computer is a mess and I doubt he's...

Yes, but the computer is a mess and I doubt he's dug into it any or that the computer still lives.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,904
Posted By klr142
I think they are around 2mm, but I haven't...

I think they are around 2mm, but I haven't measured yet. One day...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 23,049
Posted By klr142
Yes, I am bumping this old thread. So, how...

Yes, I am bumping this old thread.

So, how about that more info/graphs, Jonathan? :cries::grrr: I know that info is well out of your hands now and lost forever, which is a damn shame.

Also,...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,904
Posted By klr142
I just re-read the whole thread and am also...

I just re-read the whole thread and am also bummed that Jonathan never got around to actually posting his info. In addition to that let down, how much of this applies when you're talking a...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,850
Posted By klr142
I saw that for the front, but for the rear as...

I saw that for the front, but for the rear as well?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 63,360
Posted By klr142
And here is Peter's measurement of the Enem C2...

And here is Peter's measurement of the Enem C2 previously posted.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=3689052&postcount=72
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,850
Posted By klr142
So, yes to running adapters and yes to running...

So, yes to running adapters and yes to running the stock rear rotors. Which Wilwood calipers are those and can he make more adapters?

If the front 164 vented rotors are still available from the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,904
Posted By klr142
530 out performs the 531(depending on level of...

530 out performs the 531(depending on level of prep, anyway) with camshafts under 12mm.

Read here: http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=232036
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 41
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Posted By klr142
Thanks for the confirmation, Jordan!

Thanks for the confirmation, Jordan!
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,850
Posted By klr142
Are you using adapters on the rear Wilwoods as...

Are you using adapters on the rear Wilwoods as well or do they bolt on? Stock rotor back there, I assume?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,550
Posted By klr142
That is awesome news. We have had them wear out...

That is awesome news. We have had them wear out in less than 20k miles on newer Volvos depending on the fitment, but those must be with people that are going through the turns with more vigor.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 63,360
Posted By klr142
Looking at AGAP's offerings and my notes on the...

Looking at AGAP's offerings and my notes on the ENEM C2, their R33-265-14.0 is pretty close in rough measurement, it seems.

I'm waiting to hear back on what he thinks about running lash caps under...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,904
Posted By klr142
Agreed, stock cam for stock cam is typically...

Agreed, stock cam for stock cam is typically pretty close out of the box.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,646
Posted By klr142
Any update?

Any update?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,904
Posted By klr142
The 531 head and its ports are designed to work...

The 531 head and its ports are designed to work at high rpm. In a car application, they will have reduced torque, stock for stock, than a 530 head, for two reasons:

1. The intake ports flow more,...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,550
Posted By klr142
Sorry I'm late to this! You could have easily run...

Sorry I'm late to this! You could have easily run the 25mm adapters for an effective ET14 offset with no real problem and had marginally better handling because of the wider track width. Those push...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,271
Posted By klr142
Maybe that lip works better with cars that have...

Maybe that lip works better with cars that have the same radiator as a 240('91 and earlier)? I don't know for certain, but it was just a thought.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,446
Posted By klr142
I don't know anything about a shim that goes...

I don't know anything about a shim that goes between the pad and the pistons on these R calipers. There is no Volvo bulletin for that, the bulletin is for the early cars that didn't have the mass...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,850
Posted By klr142
We have been endurance road racing the General...

We have been endurance road racing the General Leif(1971 142 w/155whp), links in the signature) for the past 10 years and when we upgraded the front brakes we put 240 ATE front calipers on with the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 18,335
Posted By klr142
Hurry up now, and gather some more people! There...

Hurry up now, and gather some more people! There has to be more than two Volvo owners in your area that wouldn't mind seeing how fast they can go at the track...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-28-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2,263
Views: 999,108
Posted By klr142
It's one of the latest control units used, so as...

It's one of the latest control units used, so as refined as things are going to get. No reason not to use it if they will work on your computer!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-27-2019, 01:19 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 23,128
Posted By klr142
We're racing this weekend and I'll update this...

We're racing this weekend and I'll update this post with a lot more information later, but WE FINALLY PUT OURSELVES ON THE PODIUM AGAIN!!!! 7 years since our second, 2nd place, we added a third 2nd...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-26-2019, 02:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By klr142
More feedback after messing with the tune this...

More feedback after messing with the tune this evening before our race tomorrow:

My idle was super lean in general(17-18:1 or so, so giving that a lot more fuel helped a lot(now around 15:1), and...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-25-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 63,360
Posted By klr142
Correct! You pick LSA(or talk to them about your...

Correct! You pick LSA(or talk to them about your specs and they help*) and profile. It's an extra charge for a dual profile camshaft, but sometimes that is ideal to help with torque. Erland Cox likes...
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