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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Today, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By sbabbs
Yeah take the solenoid off and you can just take...

Yeah take the solenoid off and you can just take out the inner round rubber washer and put back and it will shift into fourth, better to grind little channel to make sure it will. Also go down to ACe...
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 02:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 81
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah check make sure you got correct fuel pump...

Yeah check make sure you got correct fuel pump relay, the white one. Make sure fuel pumps keep running while cranking or while it runs on starting fluid. You didn't say how you wired anything or what...
Forum: showroom 11-16-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 306
Posted By sbabbs
240 of your dreams!

https://seattle.craigslist.org/skc/cto/d/1980-volvo-242dl-sport-2dr/6735254611.html

1980 VOLVO 242 DL 2 DR. CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE. FUEL INJECTION 4SP MANUAL WITH OVERDRIVE. 4 WHEEL DISC. BRAKES WITH...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-14-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 309
Posted By sbabbs
Pull oil filler cap on top of valve cover look...

Pull oil filler cap on top of valve cover look down hole make sure first two lobes on cam are up and piston number one is up by pulling spark plug and then that is top dead center with both cam lobes...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-13-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 309
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah my 84 b23ft was drilled and tapped for the...

Yeah my 84 b23ft was drilled and tapped for the crank sensor. Just swap all the sensors over and go basically, some are the same, but unless you know just swap and go.. Everything will bolt on over,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 630
Posted By sbabbs
I took out steering column once and took that to...

I took out steering column once and took that to locksmith and he probed it and made a key for 50 buxs..

But might be easier to take out the lock in the passenger door and take that. They used to...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,857
Posted By sbabbs
Gone in 420 seconds..

Gone in 420 seconds..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,084
Posted By sbabbs
Reminds me I gotta do the water pump on my 90...

Reminds me I gotta do the water pump on my 90 745, weeping from the weep hole. I just used the bigger water pump pulley and Dale's under drive crank pulley and revved to 7.5k and beyond! LH 2.4 no...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,084
Posted By sbabbs
I was gonna say the freeze plugs that popped out...

I was gonna say the freeze plugs that popped out where from excessive water pressure is what was thought I thought anyway. Like what happened to Kenny. Flexing of the motor and they pop? Where is...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,275
Posted By sbabbs
I can take a redblock and lay it backwards on a...

I can take a redblock and lay it backwards on a piece of paper and then outline the rear bolt pattern with a crayon of your color choice and send that to you via USA mail. I do not do any CAD...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,275
Posted By sbabbs
Volvo Redblock engine to BMW gearbox adapter...

Volvo Redblock engine to BMW gearbox adapter flange.

Our kit allows you to run Volvo B200xx or B230xx engine with bullet proof BMW manual gearbox. The kit is Plug and play to run the BMW gearbox....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 244
Posted By sbabbs
From the firewall it drops down to under the rear...

From the firewall it drops down to under the rear of the intake manifold and the first clamp is there on top of the EGR breather box. Then another over right where the idle speed motor bolts to the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By sbabbs
We'll it could be the wrong shift rod perhaps....

We'll it could be the wrong shift rod perhaps. Did you take the complete m46 and shifter and all that out of a 940? Over here in the states there was never ever any 940's sold with any 5 speeds....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 660
Posted By sbabbs
Not sure about needing to remove the whole...

Not sure about needing to remove the whole sunroof assembly to get to the inner workings. I did but I did it to replace the whole thing that didn't work. I've seen them fixed in the car before. You...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,697
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the original swap for more power in a 7...

We'll the original swap for more power in a 7 series was the old bmw getrag 265. Been done a bunch. Peter did have one in his 740 race car until recently when he got even more power, over 600 I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 453
Posted By sbabbs
Did you get your m46 from a 740? The 240 m46 has...

Did you get your m46 from a 740? The 240 m46 has different shift cage and shift rod.

Did you take the top plate off the m46 at all and look inside?

If you put your shifter in the other way, 180...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,146
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the rod bolt size thing. Back in 1972 at...

We'll the rod bolt size thing. Back in 1972 at indy, last year of unlimited boost, everybody kept upping the boost and breaking rod bolts. So they went bigger bolts, kept breaking. Cliff the motor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 660
Posted By sbabbs
Try taking out the electric motor then you should...

Try taking out the electric motor then you should be able to possibly move it by hand easier perhaps.



http://www.hazardous.com/sx/740sunroofpaint.jpg

Yeah save the paint!

If your motor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 660
Posted By sbabbs
Wut? It was already stated the manual sunroof and...

Wut? It was already stated the manual sunroof and letric one are the same, one has manual crank other has letric motor. Other then that yes you can take out letric motor and put in manual crank, but...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-31-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 545
Posted By sbabbs
If you want hydraulic clutch you need pedals from...

If you want hydraulic clutch you need pedals from turbo 740 for your 940, those fit and that is what you need. Non turbo 740 pedals are crappy cable clutch just like a crappy 240 has, fyi..

First...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 503
Posted By sbabbs
148 is turbo non EGR EZK. The thing about EZK's...

148 is turbo non EGR EZK. The thing about EZK's is, if it is chippable you can put any type of chip in it. So you can take 148 and put Non turbo 146 chip in it. YOu just need to find chippable 2.4...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 421
Posted By sbabbs
Wut? GM been using G80's for years and years...

Wut? GM been using G80's for years and years...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 818
Posted By sbabbs
http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951.jpg ...

http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951.jpg


http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951inside.jpg

Yeah ain't nuthin to it see it done already just a couple 'O' surface mount caps and resistors...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2018, 01:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 818
Posted By sbabbs
Which part on the board is it exactly? I got some...

Which part on the board is it exactly? I got some reman boards look like they got different chip on it for sure also. From Florida, programma I think they are called. I think it's already been done,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 503
Posted By sbabbs
Best to upgrade the ignition chip at least. More...

Best to upgrade the ignition chip at least. More timing and run premium. More power. B cam is good with m47. You don't need bigger injectors unless your going turbo or extensive head work and upping...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 961
Posted By sbabbs
Is it the one they put in airplanes? The kit...

Is it the one they put in airplanes? The kit planes of course. I can't tell as youtube doesn't work anymore on my puter.. Something about html 5 and you need to upgrade your P4 and xp.. No I don't.....
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,697
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah my 548 thousand miles original motor 745...

Yeah my 548 thousand miles original motor 745 turbo car came with factory m46 manual trans also. I replace that m46 about 8 times before I finally decided to put getrag 265 in it last year. I was...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,697
Posted By sbabbs
I gotta Getrag 265 overdrive 5th gear 5 speed...

I gotta Getrag 265 overdrive 5th gear 5 speed transmission in my 545 thousand mile 90 745 turbo wagon original motor never rebuilt. It was stock m46 special ordered with manual trans by Jim Fisher's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-25-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 477
Posted By sbabbs
IF it's really an 89 740 then it's LH2.2 unless...

IF it's really an 89 740 then it's LH2.2 unless it's a B234f motor. LH 2.2 does not have crank sensor has a hall sensor in the distributor.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-24-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,114
Posted By sbabbs
If you didn't know you can buy a stock volvo 16v...

If you didn't know you can buy a stock volvo 16v boat NA b230 motor, 171 horse power. Look for AQ171c or AQ251, same b230 with 16v head, better cams also then car 16v heads. Also it's 2.5L with...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,114
Posted By sbabbs
I gotta 16v turbo fully already built race...

I gotta 16v turbo fully already built race squirter motor in for sale! 3500, picked up at my house. Did I say already race built? Pistons and rods bought from RSI and motor put together at M&B...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By sbabbs
Why not just count the teeth from the picture...

Why not just count the teeth from the picture above? Fingering your start hole doesn't get your finger up to the top dead center.. Top dead center or where the crank sensor is.

If you know where...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 688
Posted By sbabbs
There is a P type overdrive also. Came on the 88...

There is a P type overdrive also. Came on the 88 and newer turbo manual 740's. Takes a bigger thicker rod into it. Hey the m46 has a bigger main shaft is why to match the P type overdrive. Turns out...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-18-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 637
Posted By sbabbs
Here is the problem, with the 16v head on a b230...

Here is the problem, with the 16v head on a b230 the thicker round tooth 16v crank gear moves the crank pulley dampener thingy that the alternator belts and such run off of 4mm out more. So what I...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-08-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 904
Posted By sbabbs
Yes 012 for sure, I bought new 025 and it didn't...

Yes 012 for sure, I bought new 025 and it didn't work. OR put 016 guts in 3 inch tube.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-05-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,513
Posted By sbabbs
Most 80's ford full sized car rear springs will...

Most 80's ford full sized car rear springs will work also. Work meaning will bolt in and fit. Stiff for sure. I put some cut ones in my 90 745, it was fun for a while till my back said no more.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,705
Posted By sbabbs
I'd go down to the local junkyard and buy me a...

I'd go down to the local junkyard and buy me a running redblock but mine all still run, so I go take piss instead.

But Kenny buy my for sale H beamed longer then stock 2.5L steel stroker cranked...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By sbabbs
There was a bunch of m90's on EBay UK a year or...

There was a bunch of m90's on EBay UK a year or so ago, now hard to find even in europe. Good luck. Most of us here on this here turbobricks are in USA or Europe. No clue about where to get volvo...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 898
Posted By sbabbs
Yes other thing is when you go 16v the 16v crank...

Yes other thing is when you go 16v the 16v crank gear is thicker so that moves your crank pulley balancer thingy that all the belts line up with 4mm more out so then all your belts don't line up, fyi.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-27-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 898
Posted By sbabbs
The 16v b230 alternator boat bracket mounts on...

The 16v b230 alternator boat bracket mounts on that drivers side or the distributor side on a boat. On a 740 that bracket you have the alternator mounts above and the AC below and the powersteering...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-26-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 898
Posted By sbabbs
Jack are you gonna run megasquirt with hall...

Jack are you gonna run megasquirt with hall sensor? Or lh2.2 16v? Anyway I got 740 alternator bracket to work on my 240 for power steering pump AC delete! I do have lh2.2 16v EZK chipped ignition...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,886
Posted By sbabbs
We'll I always just hook it to the wire going to...

We'll I always just hook it to the wire going to the starter, the one that starts the car. The little one that kicks the starter relay or solenoid we call it here on. And that always works for me....
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,886
Posted By sbabbs
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=36619...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=3661944&postcount=2

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=4969483&postcount=49




The blue wire that everyone talks about to power the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 10,173
Posted By sbabbs
3.15 is 83 760 diesel with automatic trans. They...

3.15 is 83 760 diesel with automatic trans. They did make it here, but not many and fyi only year with manual window cranks also.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By sbabbs
More PSI, more sucking air into the turbo quicker...

More PSI, more sucking air into the turbo quicker faster old rubber intake hose isn't stiff enough plus it gets hot then it sucks shut. Common problem, not saying that is what it is, but could be....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,031
Posted By sbabbs
Okay more pics to prove it ain't crooked. Time to...

Okay more pics to prove it ain't crooked. Time to get your eyes fixed bro. Ohh also you should re-align your scope..

http://www.hazardous.com/sx/acfix3802.jpg
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 703
Posted By sbabbs
Yes you have to twist the tranny a little bit to...

Yes you have to twist the tranny a little bit to get it started to clear the body. The problem is on a 240 if you leave the exhaust downpipe in, it makes it a lot harder to do. 740 no problem, but...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By sbabbs
Air intake hose before the turbo collapsing and...

Air intake hose before the turbo collapsing and sucking shut causing your car to loose power?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-15-2018, 03:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,143
Posted By sbabbs
Looking at your build thread looks like you got...

Looking at your build thread looks like you got the old style so why not an NPR? You already got a cone filter so it will basically drop in. You do have to adjust a few things, but for the most part...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-15-2018, 02:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,531
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah I ran 12.61 in the quarter mile on E85 with...

Yeah I ran 12.61 in the quarter mile on E85 with stock turbo 740 pumps. Ran E85 in that car for a few years till the flywheel exploded. 3 inch AMM, 75lb injectors, ground the EZK for more advance....
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