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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,924
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
8 years later and I'm here again. Did I fix it...

8 years later and I'm here again. Did I fix it with the vacuum pump? I guess I'll try it again and see.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-09-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,774
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
My 77 had a 5 speed. The early bell housings...

My 77 had a 5 speed.
The early bell housings are not interchangeable and don't have the provisions for a cam sensor. You could always notch it out though.
I just swapped flanges for the driveshaft...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,598
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
It would be cool to remake the R sport cluster.

It would be cool to remake the R sport cluster.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2020, 01:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,323
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
In the video I was going about 45. But I can...

In the video I was going about 45. But I can start feeling the wobbling probably 20 mph.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,323
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
<img...

<img src="https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50272949227_f1c646cc29_c.jpg" width="600" height="800" alt="118579383_2820980581466269_3688454332240627600_n">

Is that the bushing in the little oval...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,323
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Yes it is. Looking at the diamond shaped cover. ...

Yes it is. Looking at the diamond shaped cover.



Yup. I measured today. Left side rotor measured around .009 and the hub is around .002 and feels really loose. So i'm going to order some parts
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,323
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
So there's no bushing there at the end of the...

So there's no bushing there at the end of the rack. But I also don't see slots where it would align the bushing like it shows in the diagram
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2020, 06:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,323
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Is that #4 on the diagram? ...

Is that #4 on the diagram?

https://www.volvopartswebstore.com/images/parts/volvo/fullsize/GR-12895.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,323
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Rotors are pretty new. I have RX7 calipers done...

Rotors are pretty new. I have RX7 calipers done not that long ago. I'll check hub run out with my dial caliper.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,323
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
240 Manual Steering Shake

I'm trying to solve a steering shake on my 77 244. It increases with speed starting at even low speeds.

Manual steering rack. New tie rod ends. New ball joints.

It seems to go away with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-06-2020, 01:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,322
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Used from a junkyard 20 years ago. Or make good...

Used from a junkyard 20 years ago. Or make good friends with some Swedish people
Forum: performance & modifications 06-04-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,743
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Hit it with a couple ugga duggas

Hit it with a couple ugga duggas
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,895
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
The moment you decided to go the hard route and...

The moment you decided to go the hard route and not turbo it.

You will also need an intake manifold if you want to see any gains.

Budget and n/a build are conflicting ideals.

Best bang for...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-10-2020, 12:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,730
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Yeah he does.

Yeah he does.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-06-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 27,419
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
https://www.reactiongifs.com/r/2013/11/an.gif ...

https://www.reactiongifs.com/r/2013/11/an.gif

yeah
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 27,419
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Here's an acronym. WTF

Here's an acronym. WTF
Forum: performance & modifications 01-24-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,396
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I use the coil + to trigger my fan relay power.

I use the coil + to trigger my fan relay power.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-10-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,568
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: projects & restorations 12-23-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 23,578
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
It runs. But the front end it still apart. But...

It runs. But the front end it still apart. But all my other 240s are in worse shape.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-23-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 16,353
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Sorry to bump this but you can run a tapered...

Sorry to bump this but you can run a tapered original bearing or a double roller like the Timken RW131R?

...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-08-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,832
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
https://shop.klracing.se/sv/artiklar/-remskiva-b23...

https://shop.klracing.se/sv/artiklar/-remskiva-b230-8v-3-spar-.html

https://shop.klracing.se/sv/artiklar/triggerhjul-138mm_78mm-60-2.html

They have a few options for pulleys and trigger wheels.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-04-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,210
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
You're not going to be able to pull this off.

You're not going to be able to pull this off.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,210
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Do you realize what's involved with swapping a 5...

Do you realize what's involved with swapping a 5 cylinder into a rwd car?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,651
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Yeah I had same thing happen on my head. Machine...

Yeah I had same thing happen on my head. Machine shop milled the cap and line bored it.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,219
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
ew carbs

ew carbs
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,898
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
The rear ones bend pretty easily. I've bent them...

The rear ones bend pretty easily. I've bent them before. Now they're boxed.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,274
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Actually engine mounts are brand new. I tried it...

Actually engine mounts are brand new. I tried it again this weekend and it was fine. I think the other day it was just late and in the dark, and my tired brain got the best of me. It bolted up fine...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-27-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,274
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
That's what I thought but maybe I didn't know if...

That's what I thought but maybe I didn't know if there was some weird late change other than the bushing bearing change. Driveshaft was just unbolted from the trans. And I don't think you can put the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-26-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,274
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Well I’m using the drive shaft that was already...

Well I’m using the drive shaft that was already in my 240. Which had an automatic.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-26-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,274
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Dumb transmission question

I have an AW71 that I believe is from a 940 but it may have been swapped. I don't know all the history of it. I put it in my 92 240 and was buttoning everything up. The driveshaft seems to be a...
Forum: website & board 09-25-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 94,210
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Wait when did they get mailed out? I never got...

Wait when did they get mailed out? I never got mine
Forum: performance & modifications 09-20-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,472
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
AEM

AEM
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,210
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
confirmation bump?

confirmation bump?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,372
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Athlon says hi

Athlon says hi
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,210
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Will it physically not work so I can tell if I'm...

Will it physically not work so I can tell if I'm putting on the wrong one I'll know?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,210
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
torque converter

Ok so long story short I am putting a spare aw71 in my 93 240.

I don't remember what I did with the converter from it. Can I use the aw70 converter all right?
Is there a way to identify...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,027
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Pistons have cooling and don't see the flame for...

Pistons have cooling and don't see the flame for as long/they're expanding, and then pushing it out. Exhausts and turbos have that heat build up. That's why you will see them glowing red and not your...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,027
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
There's a reason why they make manifolds and...

There's a reason why they make manifolds and turbines out of steel/iron.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-07-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,286
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Points!?!?!??!

Points!?!?!??!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-27-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,371
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
http://ipdown.net/jetronic.info/tiki-download_file...

http://ipdown.net/jetronic.info/tiki-download_file.php?fileId=383&display

lh 2.4 diagram. If you don't have power at the fuse that comes straight from the battery. Check those connections also...
Forum: events 04-29-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 84,309
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Sauce baws

Sauce baws
Forum: events 04-29-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 84,309
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I drove 14 hours with no brakes there. Left with...

I drove 14 hours with no brakes there. Left with brakes but lowered. The wagon didn't like the extra weight and the NVH sucked on the way home.
Forum: website & board 04-27-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 94,210
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Ok thanks.

Ok thanks.
Forum: events 04-25-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 84,309
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Well I have some brakes. Barely. Might need help...

Well I have some brakes. Barely. Might need help bleeding them for the 10th time when I get there.
Forum: website & board 04-23-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 94,210
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I just remembered stickers. Do we know when they...

I just remembered stickers. Do we know when they will be mailed out? Just making sure I didn't lose them in the mail.
Forum: events 04-23-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 84,309
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I've been killing myself trying to get the car...

I've been killing myself trying to get the car ready to drive down. I had the cam plug fall out Friday. A brake line blow on Saturday. Swapping in new straighter trailing arms. Advance auto losing my...
Forum: events 04-10-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 84,309
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Slumber party in the garage with my cuddle...

Slumber party in the garage with my cuddle buddies!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-21-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,763
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I have like 4 or 5 different gear sets all from...

I have like 4 or 5 different gear sets all from 240s and I've seen those differences in the splines.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-19-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 19,987
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Neat

Neat
Forum: performance & modifications 03-19-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 19,987
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Is that an oil pump for the rear axle?

Is that an oil pump for the rear axle?
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