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Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Got a bit of help from the msextra forums to...

Got a bit of help from the msextra forums to convert the *F to *C, which was more trouble than expected. Why there isn't an option to output CAN data in either unit is beyond me. Only 10% of the...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-15-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 561
Posted By Broke4speed
v2.2 was the last version of the original PCB. ...

v2.2 was the last version of the original PCB. It was designed mostly for MS1 firmware, which you've worked with. v3.0 was the evolution of the 2.2 PCB and works well for both MS1, MS2, and MS3...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-15-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 561
Posted By Broke4speed
MS1 v2.2 is still useable, but it's mostly...

MS1 v2.2 is still useable, but it's mostly obsolete. MS2 on the 3.0 board is pretty much the 'entry' point now.
If you buy from a place called diyautotune.com, they have a pre-assembled MS2 on...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-14-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
A frustrating day, but successful in the end. ...

A frustrating day, but successful in the end. Swapped out the 4-bar MAPDaddy setup that came with my MS2, and after that...the car wouldn't start. Of course, I didn't notice the no-start until I...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-14-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Yesterday was a bang-up, f**kin good day. I got...

Yesterday was a bang-up, f**kin good day. I got my Arduino CAN BUS display working:

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/zLMNdSo4IWU" frameborder="0"...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-10-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 298
Posted By Broke4speed
Hmm, neat. I wonder why. I'm going to go out on...

Hmm, neat. I wonder why. I'm going to go out on a limb and say it'll work if you do the belt too. The worst that could happen is that it doesn't work out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-10-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 298
Posted By Broke4speed
Ha, you got me before my ninja edit. I see...

Ha, you got me before my ninja edit.
I see the difference now. It's funny that on the parts diagrams, there's no difference in #, but on Rock Auto there are clearly two different types. Hmm.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-10-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 298
Posted By Broke4speed
Are you sure? I've scoured the diagrams at...

Are you sure? I've scoured the diagrams at https://www.volvopartswebstore.com/ and can't see a difference. Even the part numbers between 92 and 97 match up.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 745
Posted By Broke4speed
The sound quality isn't bad, but I have a decent...

The sound quality isn't bad, but I have a decent set of speakers in the front doors. No rears though, just fronts.
For $18, it's pretty good, especially considering it's playing streaming music...
Forum: showroom 10-06-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,406
Posted By Broke4speed
Looks like a fun time, except for all the being...

Looks like a fun time, except for all the being 'social' and stuff. Maybe one day I'll trip down from Canadia.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 745
Posted By Broke4speed
I put one of these in my 240, because I wanted to...

I put one of these in my 240, because I wanted to keep the upper cubby for storage, and the lower cubby is a dumb place for a radio. It works great...especially for $18 CAD.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-04-2018, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Broke4speed
An arduino controller would be cool, but the POI...

An arduino controller would be cool, but the POI box does everything I need it to do :).
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Broke4speed
Yes, although maybe I am wrong in thinking it...

Yes, although maybe I am wrong in thinking it will give 2nd. It could be 1-3-4. The AW30-40 is the same transmission as the Jeep AW4 and the Toyota A340 (and A341), give or take a few things. The...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 577
Posted By Broke4speed
Well, if you unplug the TCU, it will allow you to...

Well, if you unplug the TCU, it will allow you to hold 1, 2, and 4, if you move the shifter into the appropriate location, I believe.
Or, if you want a bit more complicated, you can find the wires...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
The AW30-40 bellhousing is different than the...

The AW30-40 bellhousing is different than the AW7x anyway. Full manual is your only other option, unless you go to a GM auto and manualize that.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
The AW30-40E (or A340e by another name), It...

The AW30-40E (or A340e by another name), It comes stock on the B6304 in a 960, and a bunch of other cars (Mk4 Supra, some Lexus', Jeeps up to 2000, etc). I use the stock 240 shifter to actuate...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Unfortunately, the AW7x boxes are all...

Unfortunately, the AW7x boxes are all mech/hydraulic. The Poi box only works with electronic transmissions.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Here's a terrible video of the first test drive. ...

Here's a terrible video of the first test drive. It starts out vertical and then switches to horizontal, sorry. It's also pretty small, but it shows function well enough.

<iframe width="560"...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Thanks, it's pretty damn fun. The 1-2 shift...

Thanks, it's pretty damn fun. The 1-2 shift still has more of a delay than I'd like, but the rest are instant. Full pressure shifts aren't that bad, IMO, at least at part throttle. I didn't get a...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-27-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,478
Posted By Broke4speed
Yeah, I've learned the hard way that...

Yeah, I've learned the hard way that mishimoto/chinabay fans aren't worth the effort. One GOOD fan, from a reputable business, will keep temps down better than two cheap clones.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-25-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Y'know, some people are just naturally gifted at...

Y'know, some people are just naturally gifted at building/fabricating beautiful and functional parts...I am not one of those people. I tend to put more effort into making stuff work the way I want,...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,478
Posted By Broke4speed
I can confirm that the 84-89 C4 rad fits almost...

I can confirm that the 84-89 C4 rad fits almost perfectly. Even the stock Spectra Premium replacement rad is 1.25" thick (single core), which is the same as the stock 240 small rad. It fits...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
I considered hunting down a pre-90 C4 Vette fan...

I considered hunting down a pre-90 C4 Vette fan shroud, but it quickly became cost prohibitive, since it came with added Vette-tax :(. There are lots of companies out there selling thick core...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Correct. It's a 940 NA eFan that I modified to...

Correct. It's a 940 NA eFan that I modified to fit my original 240 short rad, that was again modified to fit the vette radiator. You may laugh, but I used a large cookie baking pan to form the...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
1988 Corvette rad installed, shroud fabricated,...

1988 Corvette rad installed, shroud fabricated, and lower hose done. I believe a stock 960 upper hose will work well, so I have to grab one of those this week.

I went this way instead of the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-14-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 679
Posted By Broke4speed
I mounted one to the front of my B21 crank...

I mounted one to the front of my B21 crank pulley, worked great with megasquirt. I had converted from a BW55 to an AW71L, using the original flywheel, so I had no CPS slots. My 84 was originally a...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-30-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,977
Posted By Broke4speed
I don't need to know this info, it could start...

I don't need to know this info, it could start costing me money! :P
...rent a whiteblock 6 torque plate you say...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-28-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,041
Posted By Broke4speed
It's your first four words. We gave...

It's your first four words.


We gave opinions...you didn't like them.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-28-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,041
Posted By Broke4speed
-Requires car to be daily driveable during...

-Requires car to be daily driveable during 'repair'
-Picks least likely way to keep car daily driveable during 'repair'.
-Bases reasoning on cost of part, instead of cost of personal labour.

You...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
I've considered the 960/S90 rad, but it's a good...

I've considered the 960/S90 rad, but it's a good 4" taller than the stocker and would require cutting/re-inforcing the lower rad crossmember. Then there'd be 4 inches of rad that wasn't getting...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-26-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,041
Posted By Broke4speed
That kit won't come tuned for the engine. None...

That kit won't come tuned for the engine. None of the 'conversion' kits do anymore. You'll get a generic 32/36 that you will have to tune for your setup.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Yep, all good :). I was running the e-fan on my...

Yep, all good :). I was running the e-fan on my B21 too, since I hate the sound of a mechanical fan, lol. I made a T for the lower hose and have a two speed BMW fan switch in it.


Their loss,...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Getting closer! All I need now is some cooler...

Getting closer! All I need now is some cooler line for the aux transmission cooler, a 960 upper rad hose, and some sort of intake pipe.

https://images2.imgbox.com/a9/fd/qCUl4N7Q_o.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 08-25-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
I'm going to see how far the stock 1984 B21A...

I'm going to see how far the stock 1984 B21A radiator takes me, with a 940 e-fan. There won't be anything in front of it though, since I've removed the intercooler (and I don't have A/C), so I THINK...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-24-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,250
Posted By Broke4speed
I was dead set on the B21 originally...until it...

I was dead set on the B21 originally...until it assploded a frost plug after a quick WOT pull at 10 psi. That was the defining moment for me. I realized I could either put money into the redblock...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-24-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Me too! I'm heading to lobster country for a...

Me too! I'm heading to lobster country for a couple weeks soon, on a much-needed vacation, so it'll be sept before I can finish...but I plan on getting to it ASAP when I get back.

...and for...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-24-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,250
Posted By Broke4speed
My $0.02 is that the 240 platform is too heavy...

My $0.02 is that the 240 platform is too heavy for a 'performance' 4cyl. I was always very underwhelmed by my B21+T/MS2/AW71/16T combo, because I'm not a believer in high boost. 20 psi to make 300+...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-24-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 407
Views: 118,275
Posted By Broke4speed
I live precariously through you for your...

I live precariously through you for your attention to detail, which I cannot achieve in my own car. I'm digging this :).
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
https://images2.imgbox.com/f6/bf/L5ZLJxzg_o.jpg ...

https://images2.imgbox.com/f6/bf/L5ZLJxzg_o.jpg

Back down on the ground, all gears working properly, and in need of finishing :).
Forum: projects & restorations 08-22-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By Broke4speed
The 960 pan would be suuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuper...

The 960 pan would be suuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuper short on a B4XXX, not sure if it would work well or not.

Here's the oil pan the guy referenced above used:
http://i.imgur.com/yY8wtM0.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 08-22-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Exhaust is done! It's the 3" under-axle I built...

Exhaust is done! It's the 3" under-axle I built for the B21+T, so it might be a bit too drone-y with the straight-through cans. I might replace the resonator with a baffled one if that's the case. ...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 12,634
Posted By Broke4speed
Pft. Having a wife/gf that DOESN'T come to the...

Pft. Having a wife/gf that DOESN'T come to the junkyard is a good thing. That way, everything I buy is conveniently $20...tee hee.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 530
Posted By Broke4speed
That's how I did mine, and I assure you, it's...

That's how I did mine, and I assure you, it's still a pain. It took a couple tries before that last satisfying 'thunk' happened.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-14-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,051
Posted By Broke4speed
Considering it would be a 100% custom pedal...

Considering it would be a 100% custom pedal setup...I'm going to go out on a limb and say welding would be required somehow.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-07-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Started wiring in the transmission controller the...

Started wiring in the transmission controller the other day...and had a button failure. It peeved me off so I went looking for other options. Stopped by the junkyard today and grabbed a cruise...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,004
Posted By Broke4speed
Yeah, a DS without a slip yoke in it somewhere is...

Yeah, a DS without a slip yoke in it somewhere is bad news.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-04-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
Spacer success. ...

Spacer success.

https://images2.imgbox.com/d3/46/qJMeeuPb_o.jpg

It's machined to fit the male driveshaft flange on one side, and the female transmission flange on the other, so it's perfectly...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-02-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
It'll never win any prizes at a car show, I'm ok...

It'll never win any prizes at a car show, I'm ok with that :). I still have all the parts, if I ever change my mind.

I tackled the driveshaft spacer today, and I think I've got the right...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-30-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 65,726
Posted By Broke4speed
It's been a ****ty week, so I've been spending...

It's been a ****ty week, so I've been spending time in the garage swallowing my feelings.

The engine is buttoned up, and all fluids have been filled. I broke the d**n dipstick again, so I have no...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-27-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 958
Posted By Broke4speed
Take a grinder to it and watch the sparks. I've...

Take a grinder to it and watch the sparks. I've welded to them both with and without heat, and haven't had an issue...although I swap stuff pretty frequently so I can't say conclusively how long it...
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