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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-13-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By Fa182
I use 10W40. Mostly Castrol Magnatec or Liqui...

I use 10W40. Mostly Castrol Magnatec or Liqui Moly, whatever I can get.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-12-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 297
Posted By Fa182
Coincidentally before seeing this thread, I...

Coincidentally before seeing this thread, I replaced the shaft seal and o-rings of the distributor my 940 today as it was also leaking from the back of the head. I got a seal kit from Skandix, which...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-12-2019, 03:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 154
Posted By Fa182
Doesn't seem to be NLA :e-shrug: ...

Doesn't seem to be NLA :e-shrug:

https://www.tascaparts.com/oem-parts/volvo-hose-944574
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-10-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 188
Posted By Fa182
They're tb cheap enough to order new:...

They're tb cheap enough to order new: https://www.tascaparts.com/oem-parts/volvo-door-trim-panel-lower-clip-9158929
Forum: performance & modifications 10-10-2019, 06:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By Fa182
That site doesn't look very legit, also it looks...

That site doesn't look very legit, also it looks like the price is for just one chip which is ridiculous.

You'd be happier ordering chips from TLAO (user "thelostartof") on here. I have them in my...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 397
Posted By Fa182
Props to bobxyz. "Ensure that pin 1 of your...

Props to bobxyz.

"Ensure that pin 1 of your daughter board goes into the EZK pcb trace labelled T741 as shown in this picture, and that there is one empty hole on the EZK pcb at the other end of...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-08-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 397
Posted By Fa182
Was a while ago that I soldered one but I believe...

Was a while ago that I soldered one but I believe the last hole on the right side is not used. Not 100% sure though.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=303699
Unfortunately I can't...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-07-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 584
Posted By Fa182
Bit late to the party here but the stock 804...

Bit late to the party here but the stock 804 injectors were perfectly fine when I still had them in my 940 with a 16T at 0,9bar (+ TLAO chips and KL intercooler).
I've since swapped to the 766's...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-05-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 338
Posted By Fa182
Sounds pretty much the same as my 940. 16T + KL...

Sounds pretty much the same as my 940. 16T + KL Intercooler minus the IPD cam and stock exhaust system. Nothing really happening under 2.5k and full boost comes in at around 2.7k.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-04-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 548
Posted By Fa182
That's exactly what matches the plug and wire...

That's exactly what matches the plug and wire colours in the wiring diagram.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-04-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 892
Posted By Fa182
Here's how the ground wire on the ABS unit looks...

Here's how the ground wire on the ABS unit looks on my 97.

I couldn't get a photo of the ground point because it's a bit hidden on the inner fender down by the battery. That's where it should go.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-04-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 892
Posted By Fa182
Looking at the next page 135, the black ground...

Looking at the next page 135, the black ground wire should go from the side of the ABS unit (8/15) to either ground point (31/2 or 31/1) on the inner fender, depending on which side the unit is...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 466
Posted By Fa182
Power to the injectors comes from connector C pin...

Power to the injectors comes from connector C pin 6 on passenger side A-post in engine bay. Just connect the ballast resistor in line between the connector and the injectors. Pin 2 on the ballast...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-27-2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 619
Posted By Fa182
I was also quite surprised to see that the 16T I...

I was also quite surprised to see that the 16T I put in didn't give me as much increase in performance as I was hoping for.

It was only after I swapped the intercooler to a KL Racing unit when the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-25-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,154
Posted By Fa182
To conclude this thread, I mounted the hitch with...

To conclude this thread, I mounted the hitch with some 12.9. bolts I got from the special hardware store today.
M12x40mm bolts did indeed fit fine and I've used locking washers and blue Loctite.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-25-2019, 03:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,154
Posted By Fa182
It looks like the longer bolts are going through...

It looks like the longer bolts are going through the frame of the hitch and the shorter ones are just going through the mounting plates.

On my hitch all 8 bolts only go through the mounting...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-25-2019, 03:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 548
Posted By Fa182
I've had a quick look through the wiring diagram...

I've had a quick look through the wiring diagram and the only violet wire I see going through the connector on the DS left engine side is for the brake fluid level sensor. Maybe that's it?

Page 8...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-24-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,154
Posted By Fa182
It's an aftermarket one branded as Brink from the...

It's an aftermarket one branded as Brink from the Netherlands, not a Volvo one.

I didn't see one using 8 of the same bolts on Volvopartswebstore either, but looking at the holes in the frame, I'm...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-24-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,154
Posted By Fa182
Did a search on volvopartswebstore.com and it...

Did a search on volvopartswebstore.com and it lead me to the bolt with part no. 982841.
Skandix says it's a M12x40mm. Looks about right.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-24-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 619
Posted By Fa182
Running a 16T @ 12psi on the stock green -804...

Running a 16T @ 12psi on the stock green -804 injectors gave me no issues. Car ran fine and AFR was perfect.
I ran them for like a year and swapped them to Hi-Z ones with comparable flow, but just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-24-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,154
Posted By Fa182
I'm in the same boat as OP. Have the used hitch...

I'm in the same boat as OP. Have the used hitch ready in my shed an hour away and want to pick up new bolts but hardware store is the other direction.

Anyone know the size of the 8 bolts top of...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-24-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,003
Posted By Fa182
Very interesting info Ian. Thanks for that.

Very interesting info Ian. Thanks for that.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 892
Posted By Fa182
http://borich.lesnoe.spb.ru/auto/Volvo/GreenBooks/...

http://borich.lesnoe.spb.ru/auto/Volvo/GreenBooks/WiringDiagrams/tp3904202_940_1994_wiring_diagrams_section_3_39.pdf

Page 134.

I'm not a pro reading diagrams but here's what I think.

You're...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
Haha yeah, now I know! It's just 1 or 2...

Haha yeah, now I know!

It's just 1 or 2 instrument lighting bulbs that keep falling out now intermittently, but that is usually fixed by a quick smack on the dash :lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 648
Posted By Fa182
Noobish question, just because I don't know. ...

Noobish question, just because I don't know.

I just very recently (2 months ago) changed the oil, so my question is: I can unmount the oil filter without draining the oil and not be left with a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2019, 05:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 648
Posted By Fa182
Wow, that is very helpful, thank you so much!!!!

Wow, that is very helpful, thank you so much!!!!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2019, 05:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 648
Posted By Fa182
Thanks Kay.

Thanks Kay.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2019, 04:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 665
Posted By Fa182
No worries, here's a link to a 1994 940 wiring...

No worries, here's a link to a 1994 940 wiring diagram. I'm sure it would be handy for you to have. Page 26 in the pdf.
I'm not sure if the 91 SE is different from this, but I would't think so just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2019, 04:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 648
Posted By Fa182
Small oil leak on oil cooler

1997 945T

Very quick and probably silly question.

Whenever I'm under the car, I always see that the coolant lines to and from the oil cooler sandwich plate are moist with oil. It's not a lot...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-15-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 665
Posted By Fa182
It's just a switched + on pin 1 and ground on pin...

It's just a switched + on pin 1 and ground on pin 2.

Component 7/47 in the diagram below, right on top.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-15-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 665
Posted By Fa182
The issue is that there is a hose going from the...

The issue is that there is a hose going from the top of the element to the breather box. It's part of the PCV system.

I don't think it will be an issue for your PCV system if you leave it...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-15-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 665
Posted By Fa182
That's a heating element in the intake hose, not...

That's a heating element in the intake hose, not a sensor. It connects to the PCV box.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 04:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By Fa182
Totally understand, I just wanted to throw in...

Totally understand, I just wanted to throw in another option if you couldn't find anything else.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By Fa182
My $0,02:...

My $0,02: https://shop.klracing.se/sv/artiklar/volvo-940-utan-ac-60mm.html

I made a quick review on it: https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=343520
It was a huge improvement over the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
Thanks! Haha trust me, as a semi-local (2hrs...

Thanks!

Haha trust me, as a semi-local (2hrs away) you choose anything else over Zell am See.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
I did that too, but I couldn't really see...

I did that too, but I couldn't really see anything suspicious. In the end, it was the missing continuity between the joint and the plug.

I'll keep the extra circuit for a little while though, just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
And last thing, thanks to all your helpful...

And last thing, thanks to all your helpful replies. I certainly learned a lot through your posts.

Very happy about the amount of help I always get from this forum. :cheers:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
Just to answer all open questions here, the...

Just to answer all open questions here, the following lights came on before starting:
- Lamdba
- Oil pressure
- Brake light
- Parking brake
- ABS
- Belt warning
- SRS

What stayed lit after...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
I fixed it! Man that feels good! :cheers: ...

I fixed it! Man that feels good! :cheers:

The battery light now comes on as soon as I switch on the ignition and after starting the car, the battery measures a healthy 14.7 to 14.9 volt which...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 01:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
Thanks for your further replies! Yeah...

Thanks for your further replies!



Yeah I saw that fuse 11/41 as well, but in the complete diagram of the instrument, the fuse is before all other warning lights and instruments, not only the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
Got it, thank you so much, that is very helpful!...

Got it, thank you so much, that is very helpful! Certainly did not have the alternator itself in mind.

I already swapped out the bulb and bulb holder for new ones and also checked that the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
Thanks for your reply! I hope I understand...

Thanks for your reply!

I hope I understand that correctly: I have to disconnect the red wire coming from the instrument cluster at D+ port on the alternator and just hold it against the alternator...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 431
Posted By Fa182
I did it as it is described in my Haynes manual: ...

I did it as it is described in my Haynes manual:

- Disconnect the linkage rod and make sure the spool is resting against the idle stop (with the little notch on the side of the spool).
-...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 431
Posted By Fa182
Could be something else though, I just had the...

Could be something else though, I just had the same issue a while back and I adjusted it according to Spec and it was fixed:

- With a 0.15 mm feeler gauge inserted between the throttle lever and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 431
Posted By Fa182
Not sure if it's the same on 2.2 than on 2.4, but...

Not sure if it's the same on 2.2 than on 2.4, but did you check the linkage rod on the TPS so the "click" is audible when you turn the throttle spool?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
Yeah although the post above it is not much help...

Yeah although the post above it is not much help in my case, I want to thank Ian as well, I always find his posts to be the most helpful in any threads across the board.


Anyway, I tried swapping...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 631
Posted By Fa182
Works fine for me. I attached them to my post.

Works fine for me. I attached them to my post.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2019, 03:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 631
Posted By Fa182
Pages 258 to 261:...

Pages 258 to 261: http://borich.lesnoe.spb.ru/auto/Volvo/GreenBooks/WiringDiagrams/S90/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-08-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 880
Posted By Fa182
I'd start at the crank sensor.

I'd start at the crank sensor.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,704
Posted By Fa182
OK so I'm amazed at my own stupidity here. :omg:...

OK so I'm amazed at my own stupidity here. :omg: The battery light does not actually light up at all when turning the key. I don't know what I confused the light with. I guess I just didn't properly...
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