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Forum: showroom 01-31-2016, 01:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,525
Posted By DFF53
Mate, 764 turbo got parted for the engine for my...

Mate, 764 turbo got parted for the engine for my brothers yellow 245. Good thing we did too as the jacking point on it collapsed when we started the dismantling, rused through the floor....
Forum: showroom 01-31-2016, 01:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,525
Posted By DFF53
Unfortunately the R has been in hibernation since...

Unfortunately the R has been in hibernation since September. Will definitley get on to fixing the that lol. Dont really notice it till i take pics. If all is well she will be up and running again in...
Forum: showroom 07-10-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,525
Posted By DFF53
Still going fine after 3 years of ownership with...

Still going fine after 3 years of ownership with the usual 19 year old car foibles. With the following replaced, ignition coil, knock and cam sensors, fuel pump, boost control solenoid, PCV of...
Forum: showroom 01-25-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
Bought this over a year ago but never got round...

Bought this over a year ago but never got round to posting pics. Autoart 1/18
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Picture037.jpg...
Forum: showroom 01-06-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,210
Posted By DFF53
In the same way this is, just a replacement of...

In the same way this is, just a replacement of the rear hatch.

http://www.productioncars.com/send_file.php/nissan_exa_sportbak_red_rear_1986.jpg
Forum: showroom 01-25-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
??????? also are those z32...

???????






also are those z32 wheels on the 740?
Forum: showroom 01-23-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
Wow thats exactly like to one i have, (see first...

Wow thats exactly like to one i have, (see first post) always wanted to know what brand it was as there are no markings on mine. Good to see it as far a field as Canada. Mine's missing the controler...
Forum: showroom 11-22-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,525
Posted By DFF53
1996 Volvo 850R Manual (NZ)

1996 850R
B5234T4
M59
Olive Green / Charcoal
After 6 years of lusting after this car, i finally own it.
My beloved 244 run a bearing and while waiting for the car to be fixed , i bought a 1997...
Forum: showroom 08-24-2010, 04:17 PM
Replies: 9,396
Views: 2,832,562
Posted By DFF53
Wow ,i wish i had a cx to keep my BX company. ...

Wow ,i wish i had a cx to keep my BX company.
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/BX19%20TRS/IMGP0043.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 06-16-2010, 10:00 PM
Replies: 519
Views: 133,927
Posted By DFF53
Awesome progress mate , don't worry about making...

Awesome progress mate , don't worry about making it unoriginal. All your mods so far seem to be non-permanent, so reinstating it to original spec should be a doodle. Can't wait to get cracking on my...
Forum: showroom 05-28-2010, 05:33 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
Omg! i nearly got a heart attack when i saw this,...

Omg! i nearly got a heart attack when i saw this, looks like autoart were listening to my prayers.

Ladies and Gentleman i present to you the 1986 Zolder winner Volvo 240 Turbo Nordica 1:18...
Forum: showroom 04-09-2010, 01:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,996
Posted By DFF53
Lol , i go to Burswood all the time, got a couple...

Lol , i go to Burswood all the time, got a couple of mates that live there.

My blue BMW was on trademe recently and the gold vw jetta middle of last year. Only volvos, a saab and a citroen...
Forum: showroom 04-08-2010, 03:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,996
Posted By DFF53
My brother's 245 and my 244 <iframe...

My brother's 245 and my 244
<iframe width="562" height="314" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0"...
Forum: showroom 03-16-2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 25,196
Posted By DFF53
Awesome cars, could you please tell me the power...

Awesome cars, could you please tell me the power output of you red kjet turbo 240, thanks.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-13-2010, 03:47 AM
Replies: 729
Views: 144,105
Posted By DFF53
strech some rubber on it and slap em on zee car...

strech some rubber on it and slap em on zee car mate!
Forum: performance & modifications 02-24-2010, 08:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,458
Posted By DFF53
Thanks for your reply, the reason i am asking is...

Thanks for your reply, the reason i am asking is im wondering if the pressure is high enough to run a second fuel distributor that will service a second throttle on the inlet manifold that will only...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-24-2010, 05:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,458
Posted By DFF53
I am very impressed with your project. I think...

I am very impressed with your project. I think kjet is quite a good system that many people forsake by their lack of understanding.

Can someone please tell me what the pressure of the fuel is...
Forum: showroom 02-23-2010, 06:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,143
Posted By DFF53
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Vol...

http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Volvo244gle2.jpg
1982 244gle.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-31-2010, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,060
Posted By DFF53
i think the early motors had the auxillary shaft...

i think the early motors had the auxillary shaft to drive the dizzy coz my 89 b230et had it and i swapped in a dizzy and it works fine.
Forum: showroom 01-21-2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3,795
Views: 2,430,017
Posted By DFF53
OMG, DOES THE PINK/RED car have a build thread...

OMG, DOES THE PINK/RED car have a build thread or website or article?
Forum: showroom 01-17-2010, 04:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,194
Posted By DFF53
That is a 900 and 245 plus what looks like a audi...

That is a 900 and 245 plus what looks like a audi 100/5000 front grille
Forum: showroom 01-16-2010, 08:50 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 65,678
Posted By DFF53
130 Mystic Silver by Glasurit ...

130 Mystic Silver by Glasurit
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Jetta%20Pictures/volvo244gle.jpg
Forum: showroom 01-16-2010, 08:50 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 65,678
Posted By DFF53
130 Mystic Silver by Glasurit ...

130 Mystic Silver by Glasurit
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Jetta%20Pictures/Volvo244gle2.jpg
Forum: showroom 01-16-2010, 04:28 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
My latest volvo toy purchase, Volvo promotional...

My latest volvo toy purchase, Volvo promotional S60 R/C car, 1/16 scale and made by Nikko.
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/IMGP0009.jpg...
Forum: showroom 01-16-2010, 04:25 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
Nice , what scale is this and brand?

Nice , what scale is this and brand?
Forum: performance & modifications 01-15-2010, 06:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,876
Posted By DFF53
The Engine is actually a B230ET running motronic...

The Engine is actually a B230ET running motronic mated to a zf4hp22 auto trans from a 1986 760tic. The car it is going into is a 1980 245DL originally with a B21A through an M45 manual gbox.
Forum: showroom 01-14-2010, 08:28 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
Thats some nice detail there in your diorama

Thats some nice detail there in your diorama
Forum: showroom 01-14-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
I think my matchbox might have been a 760 as well...

I think my matchbox might have been a 760 as well

I would love to build a 245 pedal car out of wood or maybe grp with a lawnmower motor. Cant be too hard considering the 240s overall shape.
Forum: showroom 01-14-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
The biggest 240 model i have seen is the Fintoys...

The biggest 240 model i have seen is the Fintoys one though it looks proportionally wrong, the biggest 240 with decent detail is the 1/43 minichamps one. Though Autoart are going to release a 1/43 ...
Forum: showroom 01-14-2010, 04:19 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
Nice is that 850 R/C nitro or battery powered? ...

Nice is that 850 R/C nitro or battery powered?

It seems that evryone at some stage had a 740 in 1:64, i had a mint matchbox one as well but i lost it when i was 13.
Forum: showroom 01-14-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
Ha ha, didnt even notice the fact that it might...

Ha ha, didnt even notice the fact that it might have been a 6cyl. Though i think the manufacturers didnt pay any mind to the details in the engine bay. That toy must at least be over 30 years old.
Forum: showroom 01-14-2010, 02:04 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 29,162
Posted By DFF53
Post pics of your Volvo toy cars

From a time i when i couldnt have a real one.
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Jetta%20Pictures/IMGP0001.jpg...
Forum: showroom 01-07-2010, 08:26 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,621
Posted By DFF53
Thats awesome, what is the A-Tractor website...

Thats awesome, what is the A-Tractor website called?
Forum: showroom 12-16-2009, 03:35 PM
Replies: 9,396
Views: 2,832,562
Posted By DFF53
That place looks awesome, i wish New Zealand was...

That place looks awesome, i wish New Zealand was old enough to have had structures like that.
Forum: showroom 12-15-2009, 04:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,271
Posted By DFF53
Это - хороший автомобиль, я люблю то, что Вы...

Это - хороший автомобиль, я люблю то, что Вы сделали с телевидением
(That is nice car , i like what you have done with the monitor)
Forum: showroom 12-11-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,287
Posted By DFF53
It wouldn't be a bad idea to trim the wheel arch...

It wouldn't be a bad idea to trim the wheel arch lip, even those with no wheel rubbing issues. The major rust spot for 240s seems to be the bottom of the wheel arch anyway due to dirt getting stuck...
Forum: showroom 12-10-2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,287
Posted By DFF53
The track difference between the front and back...

The track difference between the front and back of the 240 series are 70mm, so 35mm either side at the rear, so if you thinking of making the virgos sit flush with the body , you will be looking at...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-22-2009, 10:28 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 89,859
Posted By DFF53
That is super awsome dude. Real Inspiration .

That is super awsome dude. Real Inspiration .
Forum: showroom 11-06-2009, 09:23 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,974
Posted By DFF53
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/IMG...

http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/IMGP1854.jpg
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/IMGP1837.jpg
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/IMGP1850.jpg
Forum: showroom 09-06-2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,927
Posted By DFF53
Heres my brothers, dracos with black centres. ...

Heres my brothers, dracos with black centres.
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/neshan/DSC03736.jpg
Forum: showroom 07-03-2009, 01:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,605
Posted By DFF53
Well no it isnt, the point was that the manifold...

Well no it isnt, the point was that the manifold leading to turbo isnt too difficult to fabricate for a rhd car. Thats a stock turbo and manifold off a 1990 740 tic.
Forum: showroom 07-03-2009, 12:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,605
Posted By DFF53
Thats right , all you have to do is angle the...

Thats right , all you have to do is angle the downpipe slightly, and in any case you will still need to modify the downpipe anyway because non turbo volvos have 4 to 2 to 1 manifolds as opposed to...
Forum: showroom 07-02-2009, 10:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,605
Posted By DFF53
That could be a high possibility , but knowing...

That could be a high possibility , but knowing Volvo , they probably bolted and spot welded those panels, if they aren't the easiest will be to get those panels off a rhd manual car to get things...
Forum: showroom 07-02-2009, 09:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,605
Posted By DFF53
Would that not make it illegal? Converting a lhd...

Would that not make it illegal? Converting a lhd car to rhd in a lhd market? You will also need to drill out a whole bunch of holes on your right hand bulkhead to fit the pedals and and clutch and...
Forum: showroom 07-02-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,137
Posted By DFF53
Honestly it looks sexy desprung , there is not...

Honestly it looks sexy desprung , there is not much you can lower the back by without ruining the ride.
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Volvo%20245/IMGP1986.jpg
Forum: showroom 07-02-2009, 07:36 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,137
Posted By DFF53
Abs, i reckon 245/45/16 out back and 225/50/16 on...

Abs, i reckon 245/45/16 out back and 225/50/16 on the fronts, i cant wait till i can put my RS' on , i am assuming you are running adapters? what stud pattern are they?
Forum: showroom 07-02-2009, 07:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,137
Posted By DFF53
All you have to do is get some wider plates now...

All you have to do is get some wider plates now so it can look like this,
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Jetta%20Pictures/E30-6.jpg
Forum: showroom 06-27-2009, 11:55 PM
Replies: 3,795
Views: 2,430,017
Posted By DFF53
AAwsome ...

AAwsome
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Jetta%20Pictures/vfrud2008-127copy.jpg
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Jetta%20Pictures/tpc_mantorp_080831_008.jpg
Forum: showroom 06-10-2009, 10:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,075
Posted By DFF53
This is the Cake of my brother's 245. ...

This is the Cake of my brother's 245.
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Volvo%20245/IMGP1363.jpg
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Volvo%20245/IMGP1362.jpg
Forum: showroom 06-09-2009, 06:08 PM
Replies: 9,396
Views: 2,832,562
Posted By DFF53
My Volvos from New Zealand. Firstly , my first...

My Volvos from New Zealand.
Firstly , my first car which i still own till now. 1982 244GLE, B19E.
http://i640.photobucket.com/albums/uu126/DFF53/Jetta%20Pictures/Volvo244gle2.jpg
My latest...
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