home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 300
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: sbabbs
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-23-2020, 03:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 835
Posted By sbabbs
Stock lower 960 brace is a hollow tube. I'd get...

Stock lower 960 brace is a hollow tube. I'd get the IPD version which is similar but way beefier and solid metal.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-22-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,609
Posted By sbabbs
Once again the throw out bearing is always...

Once again the throw out bearing is always touching slightly. Not sure why anybody would think you can pull it all the way back and away from where it will be touching. Maybe with a clutch cable and...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-21-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,609
Posted By sbabbs
Seems to me mine are always touching a little...

Seems to me mine are always touching a little bit. Remember when your throw out is going bad they usually make a noise when the clutch is out but as soon as you push it in the noise goes away. We'll...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-19-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 835
Posted By sbabbs
The old cherry turbo ipd upper strut braces fit...

The old cherry turbo ipd upper strut braces fit all years of 740's and 940's. What ever happened to the person who bought that jig that was a gonna keep making and selling those?

Also V in...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-18-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By sbabbs
From that other KL racing cam thread... ...

From that other KL racing cam thread...


Curious if anyone is running any of the KL Racing turbo camshafts. I noticed the company popping up in threads about people wanting 3" downpipes and/or...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 835
Posted By sbabbs
http://www.retroturbo.com/?product_cat=7900strutba...

http://www.retroturbo.com/?product_cat=7900strutbace
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 835
Posted By sbabbs
Sumptin like this? ...

Sumptin like this?

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Volvo-740-940-Series-Strut-Brace-Bar-in-Black-UK-Dealer/124104230998?hash=item1ce5304856:g:EjoAAOSwiEVeXU2s
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2020, 02:41 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,351
Posted By sbabbs
Here is my jam, my 550 thousand mile 740 surf...

Here is my jam, my 550 thousand mile 740 surf race wagoon turbo redblock with BMW Getrag 265 overdrive tranny.

...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-04-2020, 02:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,150
Posted By sbabbs
Penta cranks sensor plug is different. I think it...

Penta cranks sensor plug is different. I think it is oval. Regina on those aq171's with dog dish flywheel crank holes.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,192
Posted By sbabbs
I know for a fact that volvo only uses 3.73 and...

I know for a fact that volvo only uses 3.73 and up dana 30 type gears and sheet in all there rear ends even the ones with gears lower then 3.73.. So normal dana 30 lower then 3.73 gears won't fit in...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,192
Posted By sbabbs
3.15 ratio came in 83 760 turbo diesel with...

3.15 ratio came in 83 760 turbo diesel with automatic tranny. Good luck. OR buy new one from sweden somewhere I think you can if you gots lots of monies. Other option put ford 8.8 whole rear end in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-02-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,105
Posted By sbabbs
Welp there is always a chip for the 2.2 fuel ecu...

Welp there is always a chip for the 2.2 fuel ecu and chip for the 2.2 ezk if you wanna go that way instead of the brokeless distributor. You can even program your own ignition curve if you want..
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-29-2020, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 832
Posted By sbabbs
Did you cut your tps wide open wire that turbo...

Did you cut your tps wide open wire that turbo cars ecu's don't have or like to have? If you don't cut that wire in the tps and use a NA harness with an older 5xx ECU it will cause the car to flood...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-21-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,835
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah just had mine done and used little propane...

Yeah just had mine done and used little propane torch to heat up the rubber and burned out the old one, then one of those little wire wheels the 2 incher in a drill to clean out the sleeve and then...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 626
Posted By sbabbs
Check the codes? Crank sensor?

Check the codes? Crank sensor?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 877
Posted By sbabbs
1990 740 turbo surf race wagoon!

1990 740 factory m46, T25 car special ordered by Jim Fishers best buddie. 550 thousand miles on the original block. Never been rebuilt. A cam. 13c turbo. JohnV billet steel flywheel 240mm Saab areo...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2020, 01:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,240
Posted By sbabbs
We'll I watched the video and your pedal cable...

We'll I watched the video and your pedal cable thing there on top of the pump to control the fuel sure ain't bolted down tight like it's supposed to be. Might be why the fuel ain't getting to the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2020, 01:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,071
Posted By sbabbs
Adjustable torque rods are to get your pinion...

Adjustable torque rods are to get your pinion angle correct so you won't get any driveline shudder. THat is why you need to adjust them if lowering the car. Otherwise if you change them from stock...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-02-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,581
Posted By sbabbs
Washer or two under the pivot ball pedestal...

Washer or two under the pivot ball pedestal before you screw it on the bolt.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-25-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,210
Posted By sbabbs
We'll if you really wanna tell em how great they...

We'll if you really wanna tell em how great they are you gotta make a video, here's mine. I call it The DAmage!


<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/45X58bJYLP0"...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-21-2020, 02:15 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 12,078
Posted By sbabbs
Ford triton V8 ones seems the right lenght....

Ford triton V8 ones seems the right lenght. Anybody try those?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-18-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 12,078
Posted By sbabbs
Real? Where is your real timeslip Bro?? Keep...

Real? Where is your real timeslip Bro?? Keep posting sheet and not posting your timeslip and yeah I'll buttleve ya.



My goal is to be the fastest in the West this year redblock, you can be...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-18-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 12,078
Posted By sbabbs
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/9a2t9Uo7gPs" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-13-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,207
Posted By sbabbs
Yes same as similar year 240 motor. Say 1987...

Yes same as similar year 240 motor. Say 1987 volvo 240 b230f motor has same skinny 9mm rods and mid thrust on the crankshaft. Same exact block no other casting for penta b230 same as car b230 block....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-10-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,795
Posted By sbabbs
It sounds like the pressure plate isn't releasing...

It sounds like the pressure plate isn't releasing the pressure on the clutch disc. First make sure as stated the fork is pushing the fingers of the pressure plate in when you push the clutch in. If...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,864
Posted By sbabbs
Bump this thread has those much needed driveshaft...

Bump this thread has those much needed driveshaft lenghts... I will look for the pic to reupload for you all.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,683
Posted By sbabbs
Also if the guibo rips apart no way for the...

Also if the guibo rips apart no way for the driveline to fall as there is a center alignment thingy in the middle of it.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,683
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the front driveline and the M47 trans use a...

We'll the front driveline and the M47 trans use a guibo rubber bushing instead of a U-joint. They are all like that. Same as a BMW guibo. I also have an extra front driveline section for a 240 with...
Forum: article composition 08-04-2020, 01:58 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 91,449
Posted By sbabbs
928 is also a NA b234f ECU.

928 is also a NA b234f ECU.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-02-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,820
Posted By sbabbs
Usual culprit is the in tank fuel pump on those...

Usual culprit is the in tank fuel pump on those regina's. Make sure that is working correctly. Full pressure.. Also that coil ignition thingy might need cleaning of the contacts.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-26-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,946
Posted By sbabbs
Why isn't the oil to water oil cooler heat...

Why isn't the oil to water oil cooler heat exchanger thing real enough for you? Volvo thought they where. They do have a bigger radiator in those cars.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,887
Posted By sbabbs
https://www.bneshop.com/collections/700-900-volvo-...

https://www.bneshop.com/collections/700-900-volvo-parts/products/700-900-adjustable-torque-rods
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,946
Posted By sbabbs
RSI Da Bomb mod! 3 inch exhaust pipe. ...

RSI Da Bomb mod! 3 inch exhaust pipe.


https://i.ibb.co/G3nZvbt/oilpan3.jpg (https://ibb.co/1J7Cfwd)
https://i.ibb.co/HhjjPs2/oilpan1.jpg (https://ibb.co/y4rrk1R)...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2020, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,616
Posted By sbabbs
Don't forget the chevy camero T5 tailshaft mod...

Don't forget the chevy camero T5 tailshaft mod for 740 shifter location fitment. Moves the shifter back a little bit more then the ford tranny shifter location.

Personally I'd swap in a 265...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,660
Posted By sbabbs
Same as the nut and bolts that hold that lower...

Same as the nut and bolts that hold that lower IPD brace on. The one that looks like the factory volvo 960 brace but is a solid tube instead of hollow. Normal metric size. I'm not sure what but I...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-24-2020, 12:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,016
Posted By sbabbs
What fuel injection or points and carbs?

What fuel injection or points and carbs?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-16-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,749
Posted By sbabbs
1988 240 white race wagooon!

1988 white 240 wagon bought from old lady bad motor, put 93 motor in it upgraded to LH 2.4. Factory m47 car. STS flat flywheel, clutchnet yellow pressure plate, hybrid disc. KYb struts, upper lower...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,533
Posted By sbabbs
Welp here is one that would fit and work. ...

Welp here is one that would fit and work.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2020, 03:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,737
Posted By sbabbs
Get a harness from a 240 that has LH 2.4. Use...

Get a harness from a 240 that has LH 2.4. Use that. It would be way easier. Only 4 wires to make it run. 1989 and newer 240's use lh2.4 in the states. Not sure if 240's ever got lh2.4 in UK. Add...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,337
Posted By sbabbs
Which one of mine is it faster then? My 88 240...

Which one of mine is it faster then? My 88 240 wagon? My 1990 740 wagon? My 1995 940 wagon?

What's your quarter mile time?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,533
Posted By sbabbs
We'll over there in UK or europa you can get...

We'll over there in UK or europa you can get those diesel bmw transmissions and the adapter plate from KL racing I think. Not so much here in the states unless you can find the old bmw getrag 265...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2020, 01:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,533
Posted By sbabbs
Stock those m90s come with a dual mass flywheel...

Stock those m90s come with a dual mass flywheel so don't use that. People ditch that. Get the TTV flywheel for 850R clutch 240mm for m90. What I did...
...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2020, 01:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,131
Posted By sbabbs
Ha, I did the ugga ugga today myself with air...

Ha, I did the ugga ugga today myself with air wench. Gonna start up the 88 240 white slicktop race wagoon tomorrow! Motar is in, just gotta tidy it up and run it!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,701
Posted By sbabbs
You can adjust the AMM screw using an analogue...

You can adjust the AMM screw using an analogue dwell meter on lh2.2 to monitor where you want to set it. Have you messed with that at all?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,720
Posted By sbabbs
Welp 90 degrees yesterday and now zero...

Welp 90 degrees yesterday and now zero compression number 2 and 3.. Shoulda perhaps had the head resurfaced when I had it off. Hope it's just the head gasket.

Slapped a good battery in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,536
Posted By sbabbs
Fuse number 1.

Fuse number 1.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2020, 01:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,671
Posted By sbabbs
http://www.hazardous.com/sx/joseyintake.jpg ...

http://www.hazardous.com/sx/joseyintake.jpg

Here is how he did it back when he made them and sold them already made..
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,783
Posted By sbabbs
That wasn't your option. Your option was buy the...

That wasn't your option. Your option was buy the plastic one that you can't buy anymore. What part of the part you said buy you can't buy don't you JohnV understand? Did I stutter?

You should edit...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,783
Posted By sbabbs
No your buy one from GCP advise was no go, now...

No your buy one from GCP advise was no go, now you wanna jump on others advice and claim it as your own??


From your GCP bro's..

Deleted part. Will not come again.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,783
Posted By sbabbs
Where is the link to the GCP stock plastic clutch...

Where is the link to the GCP stock plastic clutch pedal?

Easier to make factory pedal in steel? Why don't you make them and sell them then? With the amount of people wanting them you could be...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 300

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:13 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.