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Forum: projects & restorations 10-17-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 613
Views: 143,211
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Looks as though it is time for another alignment?...

Looks as though it is time for another alignment? I bet that thing is a beast- to drive and better to hear!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-17-2018, 06:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 653
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I like the steelies. Did you adapt, or redrill...

I like the steelies. Did you adapt, or redrill and spacer? More information please!
Forum: showroom 10-14-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9,375
Views: 2,802,414
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Very rugged! What suspension is under it? Doesn't...

Very rugged! What suspension is under it? Doesn't appear stock.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-04-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 884
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I can make the custom hole in the glass for you....

I can make the custom hole in the glass for you. I just can't guarantee the size. Or additional cracks...
I do believe the glass is tempered, and no way to cut a hole in it without permanant damage.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,297
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Damn It. Beat me there. No boost. No boost...

Damn It. Beat me there.

No boost. No boost for you.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-03-2018, 07:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 884
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I always like to add more electric parts sourced...

I always like to add more electric parts sourced from a non-Volvo vehicle integrated with so so wiring. See my signature. However, I would hate to put a hole in the cowl area that is prone to leakage...
Forum: website & board 09-22-2018, 04:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 637
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Yes! Time to put some money in the coffers...

Yes! Time to put some money in the coffers...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-20-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,303
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Quite an undertaking, but very cool project!...

Quite an undertaking, but very cool project! Kudos with having the kiddos too. Sleep much? Ha. Ihave read about your insperation vehicle, and makes one yearn.
As for the AC system, I would think...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-20-2018, 07:10 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,997
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Nice buy. Look forward to seeing what you end up...

Nice buy. Look forward to seeing what you end up doing with it. Ford, Chevy, White Block?? I would say you have the Ford option down pat. Haha
Forum: showroom 09-17-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,335
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Yes you should! You would be the coolest everrrrr.

Yes you should! You would be the coolest everrrrr.
Forum: showroom 09-17-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,335
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I don't think they are required to be on the...

I don't think they are required to be on the fender any longer. That said, this is cosmetic and your car. Who cares what others think? Also, I would be prudent to ask those that have them on the...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 766
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Congrats! Always an exciting day when the swap...

Congrats! Always an exciting day when the swap finally lives.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-14-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 1,269
Views: 190,197
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Agreed. Ok want to know a resolution. Awesome...

Agreed. Ok want to know a resolution. Awesome machine you have created. I have followed for along time, but never commented. Sweet. Must say though, if you are correcting colors of wheel centers, you...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-14-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,223
Posted By PeaceEngineered
You all are breaking the molds. Love the fact...

You all are breaking the molds. Love the fact that you have picked up on a cheap engine and rolled with it. That is a true swap win. Of course there are road blocks and difficulties, but kudos for...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2018, 12:47 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 228,991
Posted By PeaceEngineered
This thread is screwed (sux).

This thread is screwed (sux).
Forum: projects & restorations 08-16-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 35,113
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Nice double oven!

Nice double oven!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-15-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 359
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I am assuming they were originally 185R15 as was...

I am assuming they were originally 185R15 as was common with European vehicles (82% aspect ratio). If so, they are still around, but pricey...
https://www.lucasclassictires.com/185R15_c77.htm
Ken...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-15-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Hyfire 1 is not the same as posted above. The 1A...

Hyfire 1 is not the same as posted above. The 1A is a cheap box in comparison and capability (power).Also, I would be leary of used "race equipment" unless you can test it. Too many boneheads that...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-15-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I believe the old part Mallory coil number was...

I believe the old part Mallory coil number was 29440. Good for typical RPMs (say under 6500). MSD purchased Mallory several years ago. That said, the 690 box allows simple installation of the...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-15-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I used to sell boatloads of unilite distributors....

I used to sell boatloads of unilite distributors. They are very, very sensitive to voltage spikes, and will leave you stranded if it occurs. Best bet is to run the CD box mentioned above to put a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 749
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Cut bolt, buy new bolt. They even have the...

Cut bolt, buy new bolt. They even have the retainer plate still available.
Forum: showroom 08-08-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 2,285
Views: 798,911
Posted By PeaceEngineered
^^^ Gold? Gold? Come on man, don't be so cliche...

^^^ Gold? Gold? Come on man, don't be so cliche...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 902
Posted By PeaceEngineered
What the hell are those John? Are they DOT...

What the hell are those John? Are they DOT approved? Noisy? (Sorry for the hijack)
Forum: performance & modifications 08-03-2018, 07:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,471
Posted By PeaceEngineered
If you have enough money the steel can be of the...

If you have enough money the steel can be of the same quality. ARP offers high strength bolts too (maybe not for this particular application).While there is torque being applied since it is a screw,...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-26-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Isn't it the same setup as a timing belt? I...

Isn't it the same setup as a timing belt?

I would think it ensures there is no slippage. I could see in a high RPM endurance type race that no slippage in the belts ensures maximum efficiency of...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-16-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 37,997
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Nice adjustment of the design. Really like the...

Nice adjustment of the design. Really like the detailed write up. Thanks!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-13-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 37,997
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Cosbysweater added coilovers to the rear of his...

Cosbysweater added coilovers to the rear of his 244. Although I would have done it a bit different, he did use the stock arm and modified. He has beat the hell out of the car too.
Page 1 of his...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-09-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,263
Posted By PeaceEngineered
When you create your shielding cover, it needs to...

When you create your shielding cover, it needs to be only grounded on one end, and make the ground attachment as close to the ECM ground to rid as much noise as possible.
Forum: showroom 07-06-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,086
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Haha. No one wants to hear that. Something,...

Haha. No one wants to hear that. Something, something just tighten in a star pattern slowly. I was surprised you linked the adapters.
It is a valid point though, RWC.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-02-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,350
Posted By PeaceEngineered
This has been covered in a few thread's, but that...

This has been covered in a few thread's, but that is an NVH mitigation piece. The collapsible part is further up. But understand. I left mine as from the factory.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,745
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Yes. They are still out there. My intent was that...

Yes. They are still out there. My intent was that I would not expect any warranty with the Gabriel shock.

If I where to want to invest in the proper shocks, it would be from corner weight...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2018, 08:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,745
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Discontinued. ...

Discontinued.

http://gabriel.com/mobile/light-vehicle/detailed-product-page?partnum=69787
Forum: performance & modifications 06-30-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,745
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Gabriel Ultra are disco'ed. Get supply now. I...

Gabriel Ultra are disco'ed. Get supply now. I bought a set to try. No Bilstein Tourings in the rear. Not been a good experience for me. Others have documented on the board.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,281
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I don't know about that. With a good inspection,...

I don't know about that. With a good inspection, and all the parts replaced correctly, it could be a good deal. Or at least fair. Rust free, ready to roll.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-26-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,389
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Well stated. Truth.

Well stated. Truth.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 886
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I was trying to find that one to post. Thanks!

I was trying to find that one to post. Thanks!
Forum: showroom 06-17-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 526
Posted By PeaceEngineered
That is pretty cool. Shows handling and...

That is pretty cool. Shows handling and reliability can win over our power. I like it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-09-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By PeaceEngineered
How would there be a fire? If all the components...

How would there be a fire? If all the components are in good condition, there should be no risk. Now if they where stacked, I would be worried. Could add a potentiometer to make temperature...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-09-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 535
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I like how you have increased the heating area....

I like how you have increased the heating area. However, yes you will stress the wiring and fuses that are finicky at best. It would be pretty simple though to add a relay to handle the power needs,...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 11:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 955
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Probably correct on the gear ratios. I really...

Probably correct on the gear ratios.
I really like the front ABS sensor driving a signal. Accurate speed regardless of rear wheel spin. Good stuff!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 955
Posted By PeaceEngineered
See further down the page of TestPoint's article...

See further down the page of TestPoint's article where he addresses the speedo...
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=272683

As for GPS Speedos, they have come a long way, and I do...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-04-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,481
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Please do tell. I think the pic is not working...

Please do tell. I think the pic is not working...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-30-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 37,997
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Too slow... ^^^ what he said.

Too slow...

^^^ what he said.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 3,026
Views: 417,700
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Honing plate and heat up the block? How inert is...

Honing plate and heat up the block? How inert is that filler? I just wonder if it alters the expandability of the iron any. Enjoy reading your projects. Crazy stuff!
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,274
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Yhe same company with the mounts, STS Machining,...

Yhe same company with the mounts, STS Machining, has started making hydraulic clutch pedals too. 77volvo245 is his screen name here. He also has a swapped car for sale too...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-24-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 599
Views: 69,128
Posted By PeaceEngineered
They are lucky to have you. And I am envious of...

They are lucky to have you. And I am envious of the forming tools at your disposal. I have been eyeing vacuum kits. Good stuff.

Meh. Then one must keep polishing it! The copper would be cool...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 599
Views: 69,128
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Awesome. Congrats! Do you do this type of work...

Awesome. Congrats! Do you do this type of work for a living? At least some artistic expression?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,093
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I disagree. There is nothing like "search noob"...

I disagree. There is nothing like "search noob" on a thread a few years old that did not have the picture host maintained. This archival stuff. Lol
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,068
Posted By PeaceEngineered
No. You will not get that pressed on. Get it...

No. You will not get that pressed on. Get it opened up.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2018, 01:24 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 23,278
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Yes.

Yes.
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