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Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2022, 12:15 AM
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Posted By PNW760
Following but for the US

Following but for the US
Forum: performance & modifications 09-23-2022, 09:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,247
Posted By PNW760
Great write up, this further cemented my thoughts...

Great write up, this further cemented my thoughts to get it!!
Forum: performance & modifications 09-23-2022, 04:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,247
Posted By PNW760
KL racing is what I’m eyeing since they have a...

KL racing is what I’m eyeing since they have a full 3in exhaust as well that would pair with the 16t and other goodies that I’m prepping for the car. If I can get a intercooler while I’m there, I...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-21-2022, 08:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,247
Posted By PNW760
Upgraded 940 Intercooler options

Currently I’m running a stock Mitsubishi Evo 8 intercooler, but it’s a little thicker, so it doesn’t allow for me to run my radiator, intercooler AND the stock AC Condenser(currently my ac condenser...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-07-2022, 02:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,788
Posted By PNW760
I actually didn't catch that. It will bring the...

I actually didn't catch that. It will bring the price of the kit down a decent amount. I have the IPD lowering springs should I really don't need a second set of springs..
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 08:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,788
Posted By PNW760
I'll probably start with the softest like the...

I'll probably start with the softest like the recommend then go up halfway, if it's not firm enough, I'll max it out, but I don't think it will be necessary since I want a somewhat normal daily...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 08:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,788
Posted By PNW760
Good to know.

Good to know.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 08:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,788
Posted By PNW760
FCP, in their kit, using the part# you provided,...

FCP, in their kit, using the part# you provided, https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/volvo-suspension-kit-koni-sport-86411246kt1#description they have a video describing the process where you cut out...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 07:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,788
Posted By PNW760
looks like they include a video for their...

looks like they include a video for their cut-a-strut technology, which is the first I'm seeing or hearing of it. Is this typical of Koni? I was under the impression they were a plug and play option....
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 04:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,788
Posted By PNW760
Who still is selling the Koni’s? BNE or FCP? Does...

Who still is selling the Koni’s? BNE or FCP? Does anyone have any part numbers? I like the idea of the Koni’s since if I was reading right, they have some adjustability as well?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 03:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,788
Posted By PNW760
940 performance struts of choice

What’s everyone running for their 7/9 wagons with lowering springs. Currently my car has IPD lowering springs, and the shocks the car came with are on their way out. It would be nice to have...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 21,176
Posted By PNW760
I’m much higher at 336k, and while I have really...

I’m much higher at 336k, and while I have really great PCV, I need to run a leak down test during my next oil change to make sure everything is in order. It would suck to toss a bigger turbo on only...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2022, 12:43 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 21,176
Posted By PNW760
Great build! My 940 turbo has high miles but I’ve...

Great build! My 940 turbo has high miles but I’ve been following a similar route, 16t and all, so it will be exciting to follow along
Forum: projects & restorations 09-02-2022, 05:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,549
Posted By PNW760
This 142 looks like it’ll be a fun one too

This 142 looks like it’ll be a fun one too
Forum: projects & restorations 09-02-2022, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,549
Posted By PNW760
Interesting set of cars in that lot. Curious to...

Interesting set of cars in that lot. Curious to see what might come of them
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-01-2022, 05:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,913
Posted By PNW760
Weird, I never saw anything about this before....

Weird, I never saw anything about this before. What do you mean by doubling up?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-01-2022, 03:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,913
Posted By PNW760
White plug on cluster and white plug on gauge....

White plug on cluster and white plug on gauge. Cluster was pre-wired as the car is a ‘93
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-01-2022, 12:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,913
Posted By PNW760
At least your back light works on the gauge. I...

At least your back light works on the gauge. I just replaced my bulb with a new one from IPD and it still won’t light up. Which it’s not a big deal but it would be nice if it worked as it was...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-30-2022, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,107
Posted By PNW760
My right turn signal (940 e-codes) does the same...

My right turn signal (940 e-codes) does the same thing so I did the same exact mod. No more issues. The very first time it fell off on the freeway, so you can imagine my “excitement” before I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2022, 04:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,305
Posted By PNW760
Not to hijack the thread but is the process the...

Not to hijack the thread but is the process the same for 940’s? Mine went out and I would assume it’s a similar process?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-20-2022, 11:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
And somehow we’re back to square one. Sending...

And somehow we’re back to square one. Sending unit was re-installed correctly, gauge read correctly, and now, reading empty, went to fill up, and only 12 gallons, with gauge reading about half. I’m...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-12-2022, 09:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,126
Posted By PNW760
Some potentially bad news. Coolant residue has...

Some potentially bad news. Coolant residue has been building up in the area where the head meets the block, at cylinder #1. Looked closer and the area has a wet spot so coolant is seeping from the...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-08-2022, 06:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,126
Posted By PNW760
My buddy had a white, grey cloth, auto (tragic)...

My buddy had a white, grey cloth, auto (tragic) turbo '95 944. Thinking back now, it was a rare car since the 95's in the US were weird cars that came with non-traditional options since I think...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-08-2022, 05:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,126
Posted By PNW760
M90's only had 3rd gear issues with the first...

M90's only had 3rd gear issues with the first generation of the transmission from what I understood, the M90L1, I thought the L2 sorted that out. At least that's what my transmission source in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-08-2022, 03:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,338
Posted By PNW760
That is good to know.. might have to go the...

That is good to know.. might have to go the traditional route of a mattress in the back and a sky box for the rest of the supplies on top then
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2022, 10:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,338
Posted By PNW760
940 Wagon RTT (roof top tent)

Has anyone ever installed a roof top tent on a 940? (Or 240/740 or basically anything with a gutter rails).

Do I need to reinforce the car at all? I know SmittyBilt has a reinforcing kit for the...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-02-2022, 12:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,779
Posted By PNW760
Yes. MAF is always the first thing to check in my...

Yes. MAF is always the first thing to check in my opinion.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-01-2022, 05:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
Thank you 2manyturbos. That was the trick. I got...

Thank you 2manyturbos. That was the trick. I got home with what looked like a completely empty tank, re-installed the sender correctly and now it’s reading close to half. That trick worked perfectly....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-01-2022, 03:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
With re-installing, using this guide...

With re-installing, using this guide https://www.volvoclub.org.uk/faq/FuelTankSenderReplacement.htm I’m having trouble understanding if the pump is supposed to sit inside the white plastic baffle or...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-01-2022, 03:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
Got underneath it and it’s the 3507456 part...

Got underneath it and it’s the 3507456 part number indicating the 21 gallon tank.

Took out the fuel pump sending assembly and the pump itself came off from the sender unit, the bracket had somehow...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2022, 04:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,436
Posted By PNW760
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2022, 11:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,436
Posted By PNW760
Dissembled completely and used assembly grease to...

Dissembled completely and used assembly grease to re-install. Seems to move smoothly but turbine is hard to spin and doesn’t spin freely (not like it’s binding but just really tight). Only thing that...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-31-2022, 11:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,498
Posted By PNW760
To install the 302mm I think you need brackets...

To install the 302mm I think you need brackets that IPD sells. What’s required to do the 320mm upgrade on a P80? Is it a direct bolt on? Following because I need to upgrade my brakes so this might be...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-30-2022, 03:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,126
Posted By PNW760
Met a fellow Romanian on the TB Facebook group...

Met a fellow Romanian on the TB Facebook group and through some digging, he was able to source a junkyard in Romania parting out an M90 940. Total cost of transmission pulled is $350. Doing some...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-28-2022, 01:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,126
Posted By PNW760
Thank you, it’s a slightly unique color since it...

Thank you, it’s a slightly unique color since it shines almost a light purple in certain lights. I want to buy a matching early model 740 turbo wagon in the same color.

I’d love to source an M90...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-27-2022, 02:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,126
Posted By PNW760
From a few weekends ago when I took it on its...

From a few weekends ago when I took it on its maiden voyage to the beach (about 150 miles one way) to test the new radiator and general reliability. It may be a high mile car but man she looks...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-27-2022, 01:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
Where is the part number on these fuel tanks? I...

Where is the part number on these fuel tanks? I feel like that would clear up the question the fastest.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2022, 09:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,126
Posted By PNW760
Let me just say, after daily driving a second...

Let me just say, after daily driving a second generation Honda Fit, that has been lowered on Koni SRT’s and H&R lowering springs, that drives like a go-cart, I really got used to good handling on a...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2022, 09:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 14,126
Posted By PNW760
A little update. Since I sold it to the new...

A little update.

Since I sold it to the new owner, I searched and searched and could not find another 940 that fit into the spot this one left in my heart. So nearly 3 year on the dot after...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2022, 11:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
That’s the problem, when it reads empty, I can...

That’s the problem, when it reads empty, I can only get about 12 gallons in. Even if it was the smaller tank somehow, it won’t fit the full amount of 15.8 gallons. I’m thinking when I owned the car...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-24-2022, 02:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
I feel like I’ve been bamboozled my whole Volvo...

I feel like I’ve been bamboozled my whole Volvo ownership career. You learn something new every day.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2022, 11:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
Maybe it was that 940 turbo wagons started in 93?...

Maybe it was that 940 turbo wagons started in 93? I know the 740 went until 92, and I guess I always just assumed the 940 wagons started in 93. I’ve seen the 1991 940se which was a dressed up 760...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2022, 10:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
940 Wagons in the US were only available from...

940 Wagons in the US were only available from 1993+
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2022, 01:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,436
Posted By PNW760
Housings aren’t even on yet, this is just the...

Housings aren’t even on yet, this is just the CHRA with the wheel hard to turn.. I might have to disassemble and reassemble
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2022, 01:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,436
Posted By PNW760
I used the superback rebuild kit since the 16t is...

I used the superback rebuild kit since the 16t is a superback Per G-Pop’s website. lookingforjoe, that’s the write up I followed when rebuilding, along with ARD’s video for a certain part that the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2022, 01:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,436
Posted By PNW760
Rebuild from G-Pop shop came in (1 day sooner...

Rebuild from G-Pop shop came in (1 day sooner than it was supposed to!!) so I got to rebuilding.

Now everything is reinstalled and the wheel is hard to turn. Is this due to improper lubrication or...
Forum: showroom 07-22-2022, 07:17 PM
Replies: 1,096
Views: 2,241,913
Posted By PNW760
MK1 rabbit and a 940 Turbo Wagon

Wish I had more photos from this day with the 940 (I have plenty of just the Rabbit) but this is one of my favorites of my 940 I ever took. I gotta go back out and start taking photos of this tank...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-22-2022, 01:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
Then something has to be wrong on my end because...

Then something has to be wrong on my end because I haven’t been able to to fit more than 15 gallons. I wonder if the sender is installed incorrectly and causing the full/empty to read wrong since it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-22-2022, 11:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
Okay well with this being a 1993 is it possible...

Okay well with this being a 1993 is it possible somehow that it still has the 15.8gal fuel tank? That’s the only logical explanation I can even think of.

The information I was told was that the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-22-2022, 02:03 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,169
Posted By PNW760
1993 Volvo 940 wagon Gas Tank Size inaccuracies?

I've been holding off on making this post until I researched online and made sure I wasn't making a fool of myself but everything I've been reading says a 940 wagon should have either a 19 gal or 21...
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