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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-24-2018, 05:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By Otto Mattik
Thanks lummert :nod:

Thanks lummert :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-22-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By Otto Mattik
Try jumper the pump/s ? ...

Try jumper the pump/s ?

http://cleanflametrap.com/transferPump.htm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-17-2018, 06:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 448
Posted By Otto Mattik
Nice 9 series :nod::nod: * personally I've...

Nice 9 series :nod::nod:

* personally I've never found red great for a Volvo until I saw this local guy at the boneyard with a red 9 series wagon
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-17-2018, 05:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 445
Posted By Otto Mattik
* $10 at "Mentards" * Read somewhere that...

* $10 at "Mentards"

* Read somewhere that Volvo 240 fan still turns at zero setting (?) tsk tsk

* Older(new?) bimmers have a special valve that opens after shutoff to promote fluid circulation
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2018, 02:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 697
Posted By Otto Mattik
Oof da ! :omg:

Oof da ! :omg:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2018, 02:42 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,628
Posted By Otto Mattik
Ok, kinda thinking about the butterfly valve..I...

Ok, kinda thinking about the butterfly valve..I see what you are talking about ;-)

I also enjoyed Simon's video on TPS, needed that after a crummy day at work :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-10-2018, 01:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 637
Posted By Otto Mattik
I think he's referring to the metal plate that...

I think he's referring to the metal plate that attaches to the exhaust manifold
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-10-2018, 12:50 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,628
Posted By Otto Mattik
I thought the ECU controls idle speed on LH 2.4...

I thought the ECU controls idle speed on LH 2.4 and no idle adjust screw ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-08-2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 422
Posted By Otto Mattik
I have a clock that looks similar which is from a...

I have a clock that looks similar which is from a 73 164. The top ring it has VDO KIENZLE 0007

* mine looks very close, rear configuration is just slightly different
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-07-2018, 12:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 620
Posted By Otto Mattik
Mahlzeit, was ist "false air problems" ?...

Mahlzeit,

was ist "false air problems" ? Did you mean air leaks(vacuum leaks)?
Why focus on the valves ?

guten nachten
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 575
Posted By Otto Mattik
That was my thinking, after I replaced tie rod...

That was my thinking, after I replaced tie rod ends. I also checked ball joints, but still had play. Later I discovered it was the lower steering coupler. 1992 240 ;-)

* But that still may not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-02-2018, 04:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,378
Posted By Otto Mattik
Sbabbs suggested removing valve cover & using...

Sbabbs suggested removing valve cover & using valve tool....why not give this a try ? ;-)

* You don't really want to pour chemicals into your engine or leave melted nylon pieces in there, do you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,378
Posted By Otto Mattik
You may not want to over do it with a crow bar if...

You may not want to over do it with a crow bar if any aspect of rope is caught in the valves ?

Apply pressure to rope while turning it over(back & forth) in an effort to open said valve/s,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 932
Posted By Otto Mattik
Had a 240 head milled for $125 including an...

Had a 240 head milled for $125 including an inspection of mill surface & cam sills.
Cleaned it myself of which shop would've charged almost as much as for milling.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2018, 05:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 575
Posted By Otto Mattik
Look closely at the lower steering shaft coupler...

Look closely at the lower steering shaft coupler for play/wear
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2018, 05:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By Otto Mattik
^^^..^^^

^^^..^^^
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2018, 05:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 827
Posted By Otto Mattik
* Don't put RTV sealer on the head bolts or holes

* Don't put RTV sealer on the head bolts or holes
Forum: website & board 03-30-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,374
Posted By Otto Mattik
Not a big deal, I just noticed I need to...

Not a big deal, I just noticed I need to continually log back in, I'm getting fast at it at any rate
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-25-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 640
Posted By Otto Mattik
Yeah gov officials are nuts out here. Now they...

Yeah gov officials are nuts out here. Now they put salt down at slightest warning of light snow. I guess bcuz so many commuters drive new cars with over size all season tires even in winter. It's...
Forum: website & board 03-23-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 583
Posted By Otto Mattik
.. I miss my old 142 :-(:-(

.. I miss my old 142 :-(:-(
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-23-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,614
Posted By Otto Mattik
If you look on diagram from hiperfauto your...

If you look on diagram from hiperfauto your orientation looks close or same. In the diagram the arrow is in alignment w/ the rear bearing cup holder.

Were you ever able to find any stamping under...
Forum: website & board 03-22-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,231
Posted By Otto Mattik
:drama:

:drama:
Forum: website & board 03-22-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,231
Posted By Otto Mattik
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-22-2018, 06:52 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,614
Posted By Otto Mattik
Assuming the technical diagram is correct...

Assuming the technical diagram is correct courtesy hiperfauto, then you can deduce 2 only possible locations for(driver side arrow) on long center piece(rr shaft section). Finally noting the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2018, 04:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 316
Posted By Otto Mattik
Sounds like you might just have the brake light...

Sounds like you might just have the brake light wired backwards ;-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2018, 02:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Otto Mattik
Gotcha ;-)

Gotcha ;-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-13-2018, 04:05 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,614
Posted By Otto Mattik
Just out of curiosity, wondering if you measured...

Just out of curiosity, wondering if you measured the diameters of each section ?

* I have a 92 m47 & recall the rear section larger in dia. Front around 2" rear 2.5" (iirc), I recall not being...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-13-2018, 03:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Otto Mattik
Do you mean exhaust coming from exhaust manifold ?

Do you mean exhaust coming from exhaust manifold ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-13-2018, 03:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 728
Posted By Otto Mattik
The o2 gives a signal(volts or resistance) to the...

The o2 gives a signal(volts or resistance) to the compuker when the motor is warmed up to lean the mixture. What does a failed o2 have to do with these oddball symptoms ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2018, 04:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 728
Posted By Otto Mattik
If there's a lot of flooding, it would be wise to...

If there's a lot of flooding, it would be wise to pull the dipstick & give her a good sniff. Does it smell like fuel ? If so it might be a good idea to change that oil, eh ?

Did you verify that...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2018, 03:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By Otto Mattik
But won't you need that special form from...

But won't you need that special form from "Central Services" ? ( 24-B/ ?? )
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2018, 03:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 742
Posted By Otto Mattik
Thank you RWC :nod:

Thank you RWC :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2018, 03:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 456
Posted By Otto Mattik
I'm curious how your project turns out. I have a...

I'm curious how your project turns out. I have a 240 sedan with only one key, that's badly worn.
I'm thinking about a trip to the dealer.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2018, 04:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 382
Posted By Otto Mattik
I stand corrected, yes NGK higher number is...

I stand corrected, yes NGK higher number is colder...thank you :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-04-2018, 12:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 382
Posted By Otto Mattik
IPD lists both NGK BP6 and BP7 for Turbo...

IPD lists both NGK BP6 and BP7 for Turbo models(oe b230f is NGK BPR6ES).
So Turbo takes/or can take a "colder" plug ?

* IIRC with NGK, the lower number indicates a "colder" plug *
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-04-2018, 12:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 753
Posted By Otto Mattik
Ice ?

Ice ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2018, 01:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Otto Mattik
:lol:

:lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2018, 12:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 753
Posted By Otto Mattik
Not really much worse than a fresh coating of...

Not really much worse than a fresh coating of snow on top of new ice :omg:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-01-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 344
Posted By Otto Mattik
* Clean snow off your car, remove snow & ice from...

* Clean snow off your car, remove snow & ice from door jams, the constant battle of winter. I've had the exact same problems when I bring home a work vehicle, that's usually a 2015 or newer model...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 371
Posted By Otto Mattik
Vacuum leak/s ?

Vacuum leak/s ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Otto Mattik
Yes fix the latch. Not fun having a hood pop open...

Yes fix the latch. Not fun having a hood pop open at 55+ mph
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By Otto Mattik
I put the newer windshield on an older car, it...

I put the newer windshield on an older car, it didn't change look all that much. I guess it depends on how original you want your car to look ?
I think you can still get the clips ? I wouldn't fool...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2018, 04:54 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,317
Posted By Otto Mattik
Rust not goodly but I hope it serves you well in...

Rust not goodly but I hope it serves you well in any case :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,317
Posted By Otto Mattik
Mileage ? Color ?

Mileage ?
Color ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 690
Posted By Otto Mattik
Sorry to hear about the accident. Dentists can...

Sorry to hear about the accident. Dentists can do wonders with new materials on chipped teeth, you'll hardly even notice later.

I did the central locking repair, no corrosion, just cracked...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 959
Posted By Otto Mattik
A) They are a bit stiff but not as bad as some...

A) They are a bit stiff but not as bad as some Bils I've had(maybe on way out?)
B) Yes strut compresses, but it's getting stiff (no easy cure I'M guessing)
C) Yes DD
D) Yes boots are on

Thanks...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 959
Posted By Otto Mattik
A) Purchasd car almost 3 yrs ago, it had lowering...

A) Purchasd car almost 3 yrs ago, it had lowering sprngs, heavy ipd sways, ipd panhard, Bils HD front & rear(rrs were blown) . It was ok w/ heavy loads otherwise insane even on small bumps

B) Last...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 959
Posted By Otto Mattik
Thinking same thing on sways, rear shocks are ok,...

Thinking same thing on sways, rear shocks are ok, the real problem is our roads are so nasty
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 959
Posted By Otto Mattik
Lesjofors experience ?

92 240 Wagon Lesjofors 14.5mm HD, Bils HD (frnt), "Swedish" made 14mm wagon springs, Estonia yellow shocks (rr) 25mm ipd sways F & R, IPD panhard bar

The Lesjofors WO 133-1618379 "HD"on front...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2018, 05:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By Otto Mattik
Not sure how heavy duty you're wanting, but if...

Not sure how heavy duty you're wanting, but if Lesjofors makes the HD version(14.5mm) version front springs for 9 series, you may not need anything heavier ? * They raised front about an inch(on a...
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