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Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 145,771
Posted By DaButcher
@buchka's: Very cool project indeed.

@buchka's: Very cool project indeed.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,157
Posted By DaButcher
there actually is a kidnapper button.. or it is a...

there actually is a kidnapper button.. or it is a baby lock/kid lock. It should disable the inner door handle.
Look for a metal thing you can move :P (if you can open the door from the outside).
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-06-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,632
Posted By DaButcher
Check your bushings, etc. and eat less donuts.

Check your bushings, etc. and eat less donuts.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-06-2012, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,157
Posted By DaButcher
Hi, maybe you activated the kidnapper button.

Hi, maybe you activated the kidnapper button.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-06-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,496
Posted By DaButcher
I guess it depends on your "Preferrable audio...

I guess it depends on your "Preferrable audio type". If you like more bass/midbass, I guess JBL might deliver a tad more "oomph". It's quite limited what a 4" can deliver though :-P

Infinity has a...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-13-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 44,484
Posted By DaButcher
I'm not flying low, I'm driving slow. Here...

I'm not flying low, I'm driving slow.

Here is the front end with the crappy 15" steelies :P
http://www.bilder.raskt.net/view/picture/web_ltpgtVolvo_960_1995ltpgt/757.jpg
Look: no headlight...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-13-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 44,484
Posted By DaButcher
Hi, They are OEM volvo :-) I will have to...

Hi,
They are OEM volvo :-)

I will have to take some new pics with the 19" I've been rolling on since last year.
Also I have cleaned up the front by removing the headlight wipers and getting the...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-04-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 46,450
Posted By DaButcher
I'll do it if you then make the adaptor for me,...

I'll do it if you then make the adaptor for me, LOL
Forum: showroom 10-13-2011, 03:02 AM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 824,467
Posted By DaButcher
Hm, I thought they were an option for the 242gt ?

Hm, I thought they were an option for the 242gt ?
Forum: showroom 10-13-2011, 02:42 AM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 824,467
Posted By DaButcher
It's that time of the year - winter... ...

It's that time of the year - winter...
http://www.bilder.raskt.net/view/picture/web_ltpgtltulgtltligtVolvo_960_1995ltligtltl/705.jpg...
Forum: showroom 10-13-2011, 02:42 AM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 824,467
Posted By DaButcher
double post

double post
Forum: showroom 08-08-2011, 07:06 PM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 824,467
Posted By DaButcher
http://a2.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/254...

http://a2.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/254674_10150739770055504_775685503_20007793_6451561_n.jpg...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-30-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,749
Posted By DaButcher
if you wish to run high z injectors on a low z...

if you wish to run high z injectors on a low z car, you will need to remove the resistor harness.
Simply make a harness with spades to shorten the circuit.
Forum: article composition 05-17-2011, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,302
Posted By DaButcher
btw. the poi: I like how willing you are to...

btw. the poi:
I like how willing you are to share your how-to's..
You are the epic how-to man.
Forum: showroom 05-08-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 9,318
Views: 2,699,316
Posted By DaButcher
my 960 ...

my 960
http://www.bilder.raskt.net/vieworiginal/picture/web_/674.jpg
Forum: showroom 05-08-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 17,187
Posted By DaButcher
I think he missed the fact you are the thread...

I think he missed the fact you are the thread starter :P
Forum: showroom 05-08-2011, 05:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,170
Posted By DaButcher
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ThTwl1HrFi4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ThTwl1HrFi4
Forum: showroom 05-08-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 9,318
Views: 2,699,316
Posted By DaButcher
I guess it's the large lights, most common in...

I guess it's the large lights, most common in europe.. but you have some in USA too, but they are plastic over there and that's why they tend to yellow/decrease transparancy..
Forum: showroom 05-08-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 9,318
Views: 2,699,316
Posted By DaButcher
what's even better, are the 960 95+ (s90/v90)...

what's even better, are the 960 95+ (s90/v90) lights.. when highbeam is on, so are the low's :-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-08-2011, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 948
Posted By DaButcher
yes, those rubber hoses often split.. and it's...

yes, those rubber hoses often split.. and it's very hard to spot if they are broken, as they are S shaped. I'd poke it/push it with the engine running.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-08-2011, 04:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,933
Posted By DaButcher
most likely crappy tire.. /re vulcanized?

most likely crappy tire.. /re vulcanized?
Forum: showroom 05-05-2011, 04:40 PM
Replies: 1,087
Views: 824,467
Posted By DaButcher
215/35-19, 19x8 ET42 ...

215/35-19, 19x8 ET42
http://a8.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/221753_10150567716095504_775685503_18393107_1742554_n.jpg...
Forum: article composition 05-05-2011, 04:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,302
Posted By DaButcher
zomg, that is cheap.. 250$.... maybe I'll buy a...

zomg, that is cheap.. 250$.... maybe I'll buy a new, rather than paying excessivly for getting my scruffed up bumper (with bad chrome) fixed.
Forum: website & board 04-29-2011, 04:29 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 24,914
Posted By DaButcher
btw.. I recommend: google site search.. ...

btw.. I recommend: google site search..

Where is the donate link for paypal, to help TB ?
Forum: website & board 04-29-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 341
Views: 24,914
Posted By DaButcher
buy more cache plz

buy more cache plz
Forum: website & board 04-21-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 10,871
Posted By DaButcher
yeah, they could implement the google search in...

yeah, they could implement the google search in the top of the forum :-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-14-2011, 03:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 595
Posted By DaButcher
Stickyvalves ftl!

Ok, So I had read about sticky valves for the whiteblocks a long time ago, but I havent really thought it would happend to me.

After not changing oil for approx 1 year and driving mostly short...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-31-2010, 10:14 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 17,928
Posted By DaButcher
Why not 6 cylinders? :-)

Why not 6 cylinders? :-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-23-2010, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 822
Posted By DaButcher
yeah, I have the same probelm in my 960 atm.. on...

yeah, I have the same probelm in my 960 atm.. on the right side.
I'm 99% sure its the endlink for the sway bar, as I swapped the left one last summer.. I know I should have swapped both, but when...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2010, 04:05 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,893
Posted By DaButcher
you have nivomats :-)

you have nivomats :-)
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2010, 04:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,311
Posted By DaButcher
if you havent yet, open up your ezk.. I have...

if you havent yet, open up your ezk.. I have found many of them chippable even in lh2.4 240.. (1989 models)
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2010, 04:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,647
Posted By DaButcher
when I drove the 242 with stiffer springs,...

when I drove the 242 with stiffer springs, bilstein cs and a 24mm whiteline swaybar, I felt it was stiff enough..
even with 225/35-18 tires, it bounced more on the tires than in the suspension :P
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,647
Posted By DaButcher
it will require some good shocks indeed, to help...

it will require some good shocks indeed, to help with the rebound issue.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2010, 09:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 887
Posted By DaButcher
hm, strange they have the same flow for 2.5 and...

hm, strange they have the same flow for 2.5 and 3.0 engines.. Maybe to keep the production costs lower, just lowering the req_fuel in the software(?).
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,893
Posted By DaButcher
The rumour is that the wagons would need...

The rumour is that the wagons would need reinforcement for IRS-fitting.
(This might be why they didnt fit the IRS before 1995 in the wagons).

Dont remember where I read this rumour, may have been...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-15-2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 12,755
Posted By DaButcher
This thread needs less rage. I'd say: T5 is not...

This thread needs less rage.
I'd say: T5 is not economical viable for fitting in an RWD car, unless you do a lot of fabrication your self.

The T6 will be easier, give you more hp out of the box...
Forum: showroom 08-15-2010, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,037
Views: 222,521
Posted By DaButcher
I'm pretty sure haynes does not say to put your...

I'm pretty sure haynes does not say to put your hood there.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-22-2010, 05:39 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,465
Posted By DaButcher
I just want to say: Creds go out to everyone...

I just want to say:
Creds go out to everyone that make some sort of custom or aftermarket parts for the old volvos.
There is very little availible from "large sources", and I guess this is also why...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-22-2010, 05:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 877
Posted By DaButcher
As you might know, heat => more resistance...

As you might know, heat => more resistance (electrical).
Inside the AMM, there is a thin wire.. This gets cooled down by the passing air.
This affects the resistance (lowers it), which in return...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-22-2010, 05:26 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 12,906
Posted By DaButcher
You can use pistons from the 5cyl engines... ...

You can use pistons from the 5cyl engines...
The first weakness then will be the rods (I heard they can handle about 460 theoretical hp on a properly optimized i6).

I dont know what the block can...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-22-2010, 05:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,977
Posted By DaButcher
here is a cheap lolcage for you, very light! ...

here is a cheap lolcage for you, very light!
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/FAKE-ROLLCAGE-/150461213137?cmd=ViewItem&pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item23082fe9d1#ht_500wt_981
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-22-2010, 04:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,977
Posted By DaButcher
you should make a fake rollcage out of light and...

you should make a fake rollcage out of light and cheap aluminium 2.5" pressure pipes, for the rice2010-look.
the new trend should be called "LOLCAGE"
Forum: showroom 07-22-2010, 04:17 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 22,961
Posted By DaButcher
I've seen some "bag helper" systems for leaf...

I've seen some "bag helper" systems for leaf springs...
I guess you could make something like it, eg. bags on top of the rear axle..

Then you inflate it, if the car is not at a certain height in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2010, 03:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,977
Posted By DaButcher
he has to buy magnetic tools :-)

he has to buy magnetic tools :-)
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2010, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 829
Posted By DaButcher
I have a theory that the yello konis where not...

I have a theory that the yello konis where not designed for a lowered 240.
This is the reason I think they are very harsh and do not properly dampen small uneven parts of the surface.

It's just a...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,763
Posted By DaButcher
yeah, here is the turbobricks style (Free, made...

yeah, here is the turbobricks style (Free, made of seat heat switches)
http://www.bilder.raskt.net/vieworiginal/picture/web_ltpgtVolvo_B230_LH24ltpgtltulgtltligtEZK/349.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2010, 02:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 610
Posted By DaButcher
yeah, put in some dim bulbs for the hip look,...

yeah, put in some dim bulbs for the hip look, then run with the switch on.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 815
Posted By DaButcher
b230k is a carburettor engine. if you wish...

b230k is a carburettor engine.

if you wish to put the b230f, ft or fk parts on the b230e, you will need:
all sensors (temperatur, flywheel sensor, the flywheel, etc)
ecu and ezk
wiring harness...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2010, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 829
Posted By DaButcher
The best adjustment I did, was to swap the yellow...

The best adjustment I did, was to swap the yellow konis for some shortened and revalved bilstein cs...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2010, 02:23 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,893
Posted By DaButcher
you should up the springrate in the rear.....

you should up the springrate in the rear.. Hypercoil 11x5", 325lbs we put on my fathers 780 88'.
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