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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-24-2017, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 776
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Thanks guys. I checked the belt tension and it...

Thanks guys. I checked the belt tension and it seems good. I did put a oil charge bottle in it and it seemed to help. Maybe just needed a day of running, seems very faint sounding now and blowing...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 776
Posted By Geoff240Ti
94 940T AC whine

This car sits in a garage in AZ, no issues this fall. I'm about to drive it home 2500km and went for a drive and AC whines like a ford power steering pump when engaged. Shut AC off and it's quiet,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,184
Posted By Geoff240Ti
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=286...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=286648&highlight=balancer

Thread with Harmonic balancer / crank pulley issues. They can go bad!
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,944
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Question Not a bad idea! I'm going to see if a...

Not a bad idea!

I'm going to see if a Denso alternator will do the trick. I'd like to retain the use of factory size belts for some unknown reason in my head. If the Denso doesn't clear then...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,944
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Is that Denso 100a smaller? The alternator in the...

Is that Denso 100a smaller? The alternator in the picture is an old Bosch unit from a 240 or 740.. can't remember.

My 940 is 1500 miles away so I can't compare to that. Was hoping someone had...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,944
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Smallest Alternator with proturbo header

Ive searched and found a small 45amp alternator that fits Kubota has been used, but Id like something around the 80amp range.

On the old setup I ran the alt on the intake side. Now I'm going to be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,521
Posted By Geoff240Ti
The wagon is already snacking on Mikes chips! ...

The wagon is already snacking on Mikes chips!

111F isnt bad in the pool with a beer, just gotta make sure I'm good to drive and wrench once he's off work :cool:

I hope the wagon leaves his...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,521
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Yes what a guy he is! There really isnt a better...

Yes what a guy he is! There really isnt a better place to break down. I am very thankful guys like him exist!

Plus going to hang out with a top rank TBer makes me almost happy it happened. If...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,521
Posted By Geoff240Ti
I dont have AAA.. should of though! Im...

I dont have AAA.. should of though!

Im headed there now. Will get some carb cleaner on the way.

Thanks Mike for your number.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,521
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Sorry guys I've been in and out of wifi. Ive got...

Sorry guys I've been in and out of wifi. Ive got the other car and will head back there right away.

I did change the crank sensor, power stage, main fuel pump/filter last year.

The tank is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,521
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Urgent!! 94 940 turbo dead in Phoenix airport parking

Guys my 940 turbo wagon is dead.

Cranks but wont start.
Intank fuel pump fuse was blown and gas cap had mad pressure.
Changed the fuse, fuel pump relay, radio suppression relay.
When i press...
Forum: showroom 12-22-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,760
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Wow that's a fair amount of swappin! Good work,...

Wow that's a fair amount of swappin! Good work, car looks great lowered on those wheels!
Forum: performance & modifications 11-18-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,731
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Jordan you're only just trying to help me out....

Jordan you're only just trying to help me out. The last thing i need is a basket case. I'm in Phoenix right now and cant wait to get back. V50 and now 122 on my brain.

I am currently torn.....
Forum: performance & modifications 11-18-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,731
Posted By Geoff240Ti
You guys are making this feel great. I always...

You guys are making this feel great. I always second guess some of this stuff. Nice to know it's a good deal. Craig, since you're in the area that really means alot.

Ive offered to leave a...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-18-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,731
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Wow, no tunnel mods make me a happy man! I...

Wow, no tunnel mods make me a happy man! I thought it was cheap!! It has a couple of very tiny rust spots, I'm not sure if it is aged cracked paint, coming through bondo or what. That's what I have...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-18-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,731
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Thanks guys. Sounds like it might live up to it,...

Thanks guys. Sounds like it might live up to it, or might not. Pretty much what i assumed. Depends on its health.

The direction of the car is unknown right now. I was pleased to learn the tunnel...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-18-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,731
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Strength of 3-speed Borg-Warner 35 automatic

Well.. looks like a 122 might be added to the fleet. It's auto. How weak are these transmissions? I'm wondering if it'll live behind a b230ft.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-15-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 47,589
Posted By Geoff240Ti
I would buy one. Especially if it was bolt on,...

I would buy one. Especially if it was bolt on, which is what I'd want.

I don't have time to mess with stuff these days, and I'd love this solution.

I'd like to see one up and running reliably...
Forum: showroom 10-30-2014, 10:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,550
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Damn, I like those wheels so much I found a local...

Damn, I like those wheels so much I found a local set for sale for $600 with tires. But the tires are 225/55/16. Your tire size looks perfect!
Forum: showroom 10-29-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,550
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Those wheels look great! What size tires are you...

Those wheels look great! What size tires are you running?
Forum: projects & restorations 10-27-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 943
Views: 219,475
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Wicked! That has to be a great feeling. Since you...

Wicked! That has to be a great feeling. Since you say it runs like a bat outta hell LH2.4 must be doing an ok job?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-27-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,715
Posted By Geoff240Ti
May have to consider this.. I'm really growing...

May have to consider this.. I'm really growing tired of the welded rear in my 244.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-26-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 943
Views: 219,475
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Looking forward to seeing how the beast runs on...

Looking forward to seeing how the beast runs on LH2.4!
Forum: showroom 10-26-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,370
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Either way, that is a great before and after!

Either way, that is a great before and after!
Forum: performance & modifications 10-25-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,183
Posted By Geoff240Ti
I'm in the same boat. 242 is currently...

I'm in the same boat. 242 is currently engine-less. If the mounts and 240 formula becomes easy, without much fab work I'll go that route. Have a perfectly good 4.8L I was going to scrap, but I'd...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-25-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,054
Posted By Geoff240Ti
I'm not sure if I'd switch it.. I don't have much...

I'm not sure if I'd switch it.. I don't have much experience N/A but I do have both LH2.2 and LH2.4 turbo cars.

LH2.4 has more turbo potential, but my LH2.2 runs just as well. Actually at the...
Forum: showroom 10-25-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,370
Posted By Geoff240Ti
I did the top chrome on the bumpers of my 940SE...

I did the top chrome on the bumpers of my 940SE sedan and the trim down the sides. I used just under 2 cans. It was a rip off brand of plastidip but it worked real good!

With 4 cans you should...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-24-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,183
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Definitely need a kit for 200 series!

Definitely need a kit for 200 series!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-21-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,162
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Keeping an eye on this. My 80,000 mile 94 940...

Keeping an eye on this. My 80,000 mile 94 940 with many similar replaced parts gives me similar behavior at times. It runs great, but I'm not happy with the idle.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-20-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,467
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Base idle was set. I thought I did it when the...

Base idle was set. I thought I did it when the car was at full operating temp but maybe not screaming hot temps. Not too concerned about a slightly high idle, more worried about tach reading 0 when...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-20-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,467
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Well, we made it :rockon:. Put around 2000...

Well, we made it :rockon:. Put around 2000 miles on the car in the last 3 days.

Definitely seems like heat is the killer, we came across 2 accidents which had use idling/crawling in traffic...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-17-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,467
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Not sure on the T stat. Did the final pre-trip...

Not sure on the T stat. Did the final pre-trip tonight with it and it never got warm enough to engage the E-fan. Cooler night out, still felt the same.

I was going to switch my last suspect parts...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2014, 02:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,577
Posted By Geoff240Ti
The previous owner was hardcore, I think he did...

The previous owner was hardcore, I think he did all the fuses actually. No signs of corrosion. The car has 80,000 cream puff miles on it, which is why these little issues are frustrating.

So I...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-16-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,467
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Wrong direction! Car is going south to Phoenix,...

Wrong direction! Car is going south to Phoenix, to stay there permanently. Trying to get it absolutely 100%, parents have a place down there and we plan to come down and road trip all over with this...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-16-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,577
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Haha, comical post James :rofl: Thank you...

Haha, comical post James :rofl:

Thank you VERY much. I'll pull the cluster tomorrow, this is exactly what I needed to know since every other thing I've tried did nothing. I know if you don't...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-16-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,467
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Parts that could reduce performance with heat.

About to make a 1600 mile road trip in this thing, so please help. Tomorrow night is my last night to work on it.

Everything seems sorted, but when things get a bit heat soaked in the engine bay...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-16-2014, 01:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,577
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Cleaned all grounds even though they didn't seem...

Cleaned all grounds even though they didn't seem bad. Tonight drove around with no lights, after 30+ min they flicked on and off and eventually stayed on.

Starting to get some consistency, if the...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-13-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,337
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Is the turbo a garrett T25 turbo or a Mitsubishi?...

Is the turbo a garrett T25 turbo or a Mitsubishi? You can find many used turbos for cheap. Lots of guys here will remove their factory sized turbos to upgrade them. Small oem redblock turbos sell for...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-10-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,577
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Drove around last night, installed fuse and they...

Drove around last night, installed fuse and they came back. This morning, back to no dash lights. I'm thinking I need to pin point a ground related to fuse 22.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-09-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,577
Posted By Geoff240Ti
No dash lights.. REMOVE fuse & now they work!?

Strange issue here.. 94 940

Dash lights stopped working all of a sudden. First thing I check is the fuse (while car is running). I pull the fuse and now they work! But... I lose RH tail lamps in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-01-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 750
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Ok, that's what I figured.. the car has had some...

Ok, that's what I figured.. the car has had some down time and it is squatting down again.

I realize the rear is expensive to replace, which is why I've developed a bit of a hate for the car.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 750
Posted By Geoff240Ti
940SE IRS question.. I searched

If nivomats are healthy will they keep the car lifted when parked for awhile? Or is thr gradual sag normal when parked.

I think they are on their way out but it does bring the ass up when driven...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-27-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,016
Posted By Geoff240Ti
I'd say you're bang on with it blowing a head...

I'd say you're bang on with it blowing a head gasket.

I wouldn't think too much about it. Just order a good Elring head gasket kit and get the job done --- >...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-26-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,167
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Thanks for your reply.. I figured as much. If...

Thanks for your reply.. I figured as much. If only the closest dealer wasn't 5 hours away!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-26-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 7,167
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Where is everyone sourcing these double acting...

Where is everyone sourcing these double acting servos from? I can find single diaphragms on FCP but not the one with the two vacuum fittings.

Starting to not enjoy this 940SE! :grrr:
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2014, 08:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,426
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Definitely don't rebuild the 5.3. Just go buy...

Definitely don't rebuild the 5.3. Just go buy another good one for cheap. Around here a strong runner is $650.

You could also sell the 302 and fund the LS or turbo the B230f, but only if it's in...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-20-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,163
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Are you working on extended studs for the front...

Are you working on extended studs for the front of 7/9s by chance?
Forum: showroom 09-20-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,976
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Well I'm glad many feel the same. I would...

Well I'm glad many feel the same.

I would rather leave the door panels alone so it'll save me some hassle!
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,163
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Hmm, interesting. I was going to toss on some...

Hmm, interesting. I was going to toss on some pegs I have laying around but I guess I'll wait to order spacers. It might look Donk since I don't intend on lowering this one. I guess I should just...
Forum: showroom 09-19-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,976
Posted By Geoff240Ti
Wow that surprises me, the Konis seem great to...

Wow that surprises me, the Konis seem great to me! My 244 has Koni Reds on the rear and those are stiff.. but these yellows seem quite nice. You've got yours cranked all the way soft I presume?
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