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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-16-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Funkee
No, I think a cracked HG (or head) which caused...

No, I think a cracked HG (or head) which caused steam in the exhaust circuit -> pressing it out through the cracks. Wasn't spewing coolant though but it consumed some.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Funkee
So to elaborate how I took care of the problem; I...

So to elaborate how I took care of the problem; I took the easy route and bought a 'fresh' FK engine.
A couple of days after my previous post here it started clacking real hard and puking out a lot...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-28-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
I might better start a 940 daily topic.. had some...

I might better start a 940 daily topic.. had some issues with it not running properly, sweetish smell, lots of steam coming from the exhaust manifold and within a couple of days the matching ripped...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-28-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,440
Posted By Funkee
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: showroom 02-22-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,009
Posted By Funkee
Looks salvageable

Looks salvageable
Forum: projects & restorations 02-22-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,440
Posted By Funkee
943 1⁄2 now right?

943 1⁄2 now right?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By Funkee
There aren't a lot of those around anymore are...

There aren't a lot of those around anymore are there? Why not a BMW I6 or maybe even a Ford or Opel V6, junkyards are 'full' of those, I havent seen Safranes for a while.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By Funkee
I would try the dizzy first, or both, they're not...

I would try the dizzy first, or both, they're not that expensive but go with a brand, I've had some bad experiences with el cheapo stuff lately.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Funkee
Not sure if I have it milled. Don't have the time...

Not sure if I have it milled. Don't have the time to wait for a machineshop and did a couple of HGs before without need for milling.
I'll measure first, if it has to be done i'll have it done...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,440
Posted By Funkee
Super nice man. What look are you aiming for...

Super nice man. What look are you aiming for wheel/tire wise? Personally I like the 15" Omega/Nova/Aries with no hubcaps and offroad tires.



Did you have them made to spec?
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
Made brackets for the engine mounts. I ordered...

Made brackets for the engine mounts. I ordered some cheap rubber mounts (both pass side) from Rockauto, I'll eventually go with diesel or poly.
I'll make some solid ones first to be sure of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Funkee
Engine has 498.xxx km, probably the original HG....

Engine has 498.xxx km, probably the original HG. Hope the head itself isn't damaged too much.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 215
Posted By Funkee
With the needle bouncing I would say ignition

With the needle bouncing I would say ignition
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 03:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Funkee
Thanks, it may very well be then. Think I'll go...

Thanks, it may very well be then. Think I'll go with a HG replacement and see what happens.
I kinda was looking for an excuse to buy another 940 or 960/V90 but some issues aside this might be the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Funkee
Coolant vapour from exhaust manifold

1995 940 B230FB

Since a couple of days I notice smoke/steam coming from under the hood.
Figured it's just a leaking radiator but tonight I had a better look and it seems it's coming from the...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-09-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 28,779
Posted By Funkee
Hahaha really! That's outragous, putting a...

Hahaha really! That's outragous, putting a redblock in that Camaro. You got videos of that one running as well?
Forum: showroom 02-02-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 2,628,517
Posted By Funkee
I just got into a psychedelic rabbithole of black...

I just got into a psychedelic rabbithole of black and white teletubbies after googling/youtubing it, managed to get out of it but pfew
Forum: projects & restorations 01-31-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 833
Posted By Funkee
https://nerdist.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/ron...

https://nerdist.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/ron-burgundy.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 01-31-2018, 05:16 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
Someone on FB asked about the T6 starter being...

Someone on FB asked about the T6 starter being compatible with the 850 flywheel, so I checked to help him out, and not in the last place to help myself :)

I didn't realize the starter ring would...
Forum: showroom 01-31-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 2,628,517
Posted By Funkee
When there's palm trees and yuccas growing in...

When there's palm trees and yuccas growing in your backyard it's paradise already.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-27-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
Is it? Never heard of that. A proportioning valve...

Is it? Never heard of that. A proportioning valve would do the trick I think.





Probably R clutch but I'm far from there yet :)
Forum: projects & restorations 01-27-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
Thanks guys. I will keep the stock turbos at...

Thanks guys. I will keep the stock turbos at first. If I were to change them it would be for a custom HX50 I think, but honestly I think the two little guys are best for my application. Maybe if I...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 907
Posted By Funkee
This...

This (http://www.egbertoebeles.nl/index.php?option=com_vehiclemanager&task=showCategory&catid=59&Itemid=165) guy would be glad to help you with a car and stuff everything in it to make it +T
Forum: projects & restorations 01-26-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,280
Posted By Funkee
Looks good! Curious to seeing it going under 1...

Looks good! Curious to seeing it going under 1 bar of boost :D
Forum: showroom 01-26-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 2,628,517
Posted By Funkee
I quit

I quit
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2018, 03:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 907
Posted By Funkee
Why not buy one from NL or Sweden and ship it to...

Why not buy one from NL or Sweden and ship it to Hungary? I see Hungarian car towers 'everywhere' here so it shouldn't be too hard to get a car from here to there.
240's go for a couple of hundred...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-25-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
Yeah I understood from reading your topic. Over...

Yeah I understood from reading your topic. Over here a lot is allowed, there are some clear regulations but a lot is possible as long as it's executed properly. I made some calls with the RDW...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-25-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,440
Posted By Funkee
This is nice man

This is nice man
Forum: projects & restorations 01-25-2018, 02:30 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,855
Posted By Funkee
Ok, I can understand. Blasting isn't ideal before...

Ok, I can understand. Blasting isn't ideal before chroming concerning surface smoothness but it does take the rust out. Wouldn't worry too much about it then :)
Forum: projects & restorations 01-24-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
Wait, did the man who just widened and chopped up...

Wait, did the man who just widened and chopped up his complete 242 just ask me this? :)

But to answer the question, the 6 cylinder is quite long, cam position sensor adds another 30mm compared to...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-24-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,855
Posted By Funkee
About the chrome, hope you didn't pay too much...

About the chrome, hope you didn't pay too much for it? Don't mean to sound negative but if it's all like the clamp up front I wouldn't accept it from my chromer. The pitting is hardly cut and looks...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-23-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By Funkee
Found something. The culprit: ...

Found something.

The culprit:
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4752/39828150452_8b547ccd31_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/23FtFxb)
2000 something Suzuki Swift. I believe they're called Geo Metro in...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-23-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4656/39150209784_cc...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4656/39150209784_cc6e200bf5_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/22Dz4oY)
Sometimes my 940 has a little surprise for me before it lets me leave..

Went out to the JY to find a...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-19-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,258
Posted By Funkee
Hope someone gets it fixed :)

Hope someone gets it fixed :)
Forum: projects & restorations 01-19-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,258
Posted By Funkee
Where is it going?

Where is it going?
Forum: showroom 01-18-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 2,628,517
Posted By Funkee
Are they 5x108 btw?

Are they 5x108 btw?
Forum: showroom 01-17-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 2,628,517
Posted By Funkee
Maybe it's blasphemy but Azev A without center...

Maybe it's blasphemy but Azev A without center caps are might be looking better than Polaris'. Yeah I said it.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-13-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,673
Posted By Funkee
Sweet stuff man

Sweet stuff man
Forum: performance & modifications 01-13-2018, 05:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By Funkee
In my case I'm limited to the diameter, not...

In my case I'm limited to the diameter, not thickness.
I'm going to put the engine a couple of inches 'into' the firewall and with the stock S80 intake it will hit the booster.

Bad pic but...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-12-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By Funkee
Exactly the kind of thing I was looking for....

Exactly the kind of thing I was looking for. Thanks man!
Forum: performance & modifications 01-12-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By Funkee
Small dia brake booster for 242

I'm looking for options to put a smaller diameter booster to clear the T6 intake manifold in my 242.
Without reinventing the wheel I might drop the question in here as well.
The current booster is...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-12-2018, 05:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,118
Posted By Funkee
Love it

Love it
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
Yeah the one I posted is from Summit as well,...

Yeah the one I posted is from Summit as well, they're around $150. But maybe I'll build a box around the original core and use a modern fan, I don't really trust that cheap Chinese stuff under my...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2018, 06:03 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,855
Posted By Funkee
Hahaha that speaker :rofl: Dash looks real...

Hahaha that speaker :rofl:

Dash looks real good! If you would leave the kicker panels out (in the center) it's kind of a pre runner of the current center consoles.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2018, 05:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,156
Posted By Funkee
^Higher

^Higher
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 496
Views: 56,475
Posted By Funkee
Looks real good man! Inspires me to do my own :)

Looks real good man! Inspires me to do my own :)
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 16,947
Posted By Funkee
Haha that helmet :lol:

Haha that helmet :lol:
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,258
Posted By Funkee
I can understand. I had 5 cars at some point (a...

I can understand. I had 5 cars at some point (a 142, 2 940s and 2 Chevy Impalas), 4 outta 5 were projects and I had no idea where to begin :P
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,993
Posted By Funkee
Thanks man! Took the lower part of the dash...

Thanks man!

Took the lower part of the dash out to see whats going on around the firewall and trans tunnel. Not much.
Took the heater core out as well. I never gotten why one would need 243...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,258
Posted By Funkee
No, bare block. Oil pan/pickup stick, crank...

No, bare block. Oil pan/pickup stick, crank sensor (not cam), coils, intake, pretty much everything that's bolted on is off. Exhaust, water pump, timing belt, and crank ventilation is still on I...
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