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Forum: website & board 04-17-2018, 06:30 PM
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Posted By littlesnides
Donated :cool:

Donated :cool:
Forum: performance & modifications 04-13-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By littlesnides
I had a 275/40 on 9.5" rim and they were fairly...

I had a 275/40 on 9.5" rim and they were fairly tall. I am running a 245/45 on 9.5" rim in the rear and it's still kinda tall, but not as bad because there is a tad stretch. The 275 rubbed with my...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-09-2017, 07:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By littlesnides
Tested the check valve and brake booster- both...

Tested the check valve and brake booster- both good. I had a hunch that my wastegate has been sticking, so I tested with the wastegate unhooked- wallah! 14.7 at idle!! Now to pull the downpipe to...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-09-2017, 08:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By littlesnides
So this morning I noticed that, pressing the...

So this morning I noticed that, pressing the brake pedal affects my AFR's while in park at idle! I would be sitting in the 12's and then when pressing the the brake they would jump up to 13's and...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2017, 11:52 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By littlesnides
Swapped out my AMM with a spare. I didn't reset...

Swapped out my AMM with a spare. I didn't reset the computer and idle AFR's with the old were 11.7- 12.3. With the spare I was around 12.5-13. I also tightened my downpipe because I think I had a...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2017, 12:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By littlesnides
Yes , I unhooked the. attery while installing the...

Yes , I unhooked the. attery while installing the injectors. Yeah running around today and at idle I was in the 12's. It was the same as my stock injectors though. I really don't trust this...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2017, 02:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By littlesnides
Ok, i have nowhere near 400 miles more like 50...

Ok, i have nowhere near 400 miles more like 50 With around town trips, I guess I will run it for a few weeks, and if nothing improves try swapping in my spare AMM. Thank You
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2017, 06:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By littlesnides
On a dyno they could tell if I was actually...

On a dyno they could tell if I was actually making more power or just wasting fuel. Thanks for the input :)
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By littlesnides
idle I am usually 12's, but it does do some...

idle I am usually 12's, but it does do some hunting. Cruise I fluctuate from mid 14's to low 15. I will have to double check what they flowed. These have been show less fluctuation than my factory...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2017, 08:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,779
Posted By littlesnides
Expected AFR's with browntops

I have finally installed my witch hunter tested browntops in my 93 940t. I have a conical flange 15g mated to a full 3" exhaust. I have buchka wasted spark in a stock EZK, the TLAO chips, and a...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2017, 08:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,137
Posted By littlesnides
If your N/A is LH2.2 and the turbo is too, you...

If your N/A is LH2.2 and the turbo is too, you could grab the ecu and injectors... Not sure if 2.2 has the resistors with the turbo injectors
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-27-2017, 08:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,331
Posted By littlesnides
edit: I see now that your new problem is no power...

edit: I see now that your new problem is no power to the pumps.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2017, 02:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,882
Posted By littlesnides
Had an ebay one that worked for a little while,...

Had an ebay one that worked for a little while, forget what failed on it, but it broke somehow and wouldn't hold steady boost so I opted for the Hallman MBC. I like it.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-02-2017, 04:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,269
Posted By littlesnides
don't know what you are fitting the sawblades on,...

don't know what you are fitting the sawblades on, but I had trouble getting my 9.5"s (225/45 tires) under the front of my '93 945 with 2 coils cut from the front. To clear the strut I felt like...
Forum: showroom 08-21-2016, 07:37 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 661
Posted By littlesnides
mk5 VW GLI seats in 940 are a possibility

Factory rails are the same width, bit not the same length. Had front holes bolted up. The other issue is the channel that goes across rubs on the bottom of the vw seat, so some spacers would be...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-13-2016, 09:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,263
Posted By littlesnides
I guess you would if you ran a conical flange...

I guess you would if you ran a conical flange turbo and needed to build a downpipe it could be useful to you. I run a conical flange turbo bc it was available at the local junkyard for $35
Forum: performance & modifications 08-12-2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,263
Posted By littlesnides
Interesting discoveries

For those of you making your own downpipes:
http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item.view&alt=web&id=141604203569

turns out to be almost an exact match for the one i cut off an 850t... don't know...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-08-2016, 11:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,513
Posted By littlesnides
thats awesome! ^^^^

thats awesome! ^^^^
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2016, 08:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,215
Posted By littlesnides
hrmm good points, 15g is fine just a used turbo...

hrmm good points, 15g is fine just a used turbo with 100k miles. I suppose its not that big of a deal to remove for a rebuild at a later point if it needs it. My goal was to take the car to 300k...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2016, 10:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,215
Posted By littlesnides
Cool, will try it. I guess our local machinist...

Cool, will try it. I guess our local machinist in our little town stays very busy because of the dirt track cars, mud trucks, and what not... I will have to take up a sixxer to see how that works. ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,215
Posted By littlesnides
true, probably have to suck it up and carpool for...

true, probably have to suck it up and carpool for a couple weeks while its at the machine shop... unless i can find one on here already done
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2016, 06:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,215
Posted By littlesnides
I will probably go el cheapo route and just throw...

I will probably go el cheapo route and just throw a gasket on and be done. But the other half of me wants to atleast do the intake valve seals... not sure if they will need replaced, i guess it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2016, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,215
Posted By littlesnides
blown headgasket '93 940t

Well I have coolant leaking out externally and being burned ever so slightly. No smoke show yet, but I have to put a little coolant in every couple of days to bring it above minimum again. I can...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By littlesnides
Lol hafta call someone to haul my ass outta there...

Lol hafta call someone to haul my ass outta there too
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By littlesnides
if I grip and rip the steering wheel will it...

if I grip and rip the steering wheel will it break the lock cylinder ( I don't consider myself a weakling)

will the transmission lock follow suit when I turn the ignition with a screwdriver?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2016, 12:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By littlesnides
Moving Parts Car - No Keys

So I am picking up a 93 940 to part out this weekend. We will be loading it onto a trailer. The only problem is, there is no key for it. I was wondering what you guys did to unlock the steering...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-02-2016, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By littlesnides
Drop the subframe with engine and trans/ save the...

Drop the subframe with engine and trans/ save the ecu to sell as a swap to a mk1/2/3 driver on vwvortex.com

Those engines can make some good power with a bigger turbo and supporting mods...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-12-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,253
Posted By littlesnides
hallman makes a nice mbc too.

hallman makes a nice mbc too.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-28-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,324
Posted By littlesnides
Hmm i think the s70 seats in the other post were...

Hmm i think the s70 seats in the other post were manual. They were then swapped onto manual 740 bases. The remove-able manual bases are what make the swap possible.

Go to a jy and pull a s70...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-28-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,143
Posted By littlesnides
Upholstery lady had my bottoms done overnight, I...

Upholstery lady had my bottoms done overnight, I was surprised. That carpeted zippered part is attached to the skin, you just peel it back and start cutting hog rings. Then the middle panels where...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-27-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,329
Posted By littlesnides
My 93 is on driver's inner fender- next to the...

My 93 is on driver's inner fender- next to the power stage. Turbo's are driver's side and non are passenger side.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-27-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,143
Posted By littlesnides
I have a 940 wagon and my back seat was beat. I...

I have a 940 wagon and my back seat was beat. I took some sedan skins and my wagon skins to an upholstererer.(thanks for the wrong rear seat row51) The middle panels are the are mostly the same at...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-25-2015, 11:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
need to get some more pics here and the cemetary...

need to get some more pics here and the cemetary in the back.... i just got the other hid in- been busy with other stuff lately ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-25-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 41
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Posted By littlesnides
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=315...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=315264
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-25-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 41
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Posted By littlesnides
bad pic-...

bad pic- http://i35.photobucket.com/albums/d168/littlesnides/da6bb2ca82476a9669399c3ec2ba32cf.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-24-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
I bought them more for a whiter color that...

I bought them more for a whiter color that matched my fogs. I retrofit Cadillac projectors with 5000k hid's into them and when they are both on my headlights look brown.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
So.....as stated before, I was missing something...

So.....as stated before, I was missing something obvious. I swapped back to the old bulbs...what do you know headlights restored! I feel like an idiot, but I will put my own integrity on the line...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 41
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Posted By littlesnides
If you would have taken the time to read previous...

If you would have taken the time to read previous posts, you will have seen most of the things you say in your post have been done. You would have seen that voltage was tested at headlight sockets...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
hmm jumped a hot to each wire at the hi/lo switch...

hmm jumped a hot to each wire at the hi/lo switch and the only thing that resulted was the bright indicator illuminated
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 41
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Posted By littlesnides
hmmm found 2 relays under the dash... any clue as...

hmmm found 2 relays under the dash... any clue as to what they are?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
cool, I will try it tonight.

cool, I will try it tonight.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
Can you try to listen for a relay to power when...

Can you try to listen for a relay to power when you turn your brights on?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2015, 02:53 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
Well, it looks like an issue with what controls...

Well, it looks like an issue with what controls switching between hi/lo because there shouldn't be voltage at both filaments of the bulb at the same time either. I wiggled both grounds at both...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
Pulling "G" did nothing. According to...

Pulling "G" did nothing. According to http://www.davebarton.com/volvorelays.html .... there should be another "K" relay apparently for the brights. If it is like the later 240's it will be under...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
looks like it is relay "G"

looks like it is relay "G"
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
btw i appreciate all of your help

btw i appreciate all of your help
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
hmmm so it could be my high beam relay...is it...

hmmm so it could be my high beam relay...is it located with the others? I have 12v at all of the fuses, then 11v at two of the spots on each headlight harness.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
just remembered something My connector on my...

just remembered something

My connector on my harness to my headlight switch has 5 female connectors.... my headlight switch only has 4 male connectors ... could this be it? It just so happens to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
i have gotten it narrowed from fuses to...

i have gotten it narrowed from fuses to headlights :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,761
Posted By littlesnides
http://www.volvowiringdiagrams.com/volvo/940%20Wir...

http://www.volvowiringdiagrams.com/volvo/940%20Wiring%20Diagrams/Volvo%20940%201992.pdf
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