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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-04-2018, 12:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 457
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Lulzxfacts Mine got mad last week “you just...

Lulzxfacts

Mine got mad last week “you just had your car towed there in the spring!”

That was a DIFFERENT old Volvo DAMMIT
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-03-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 184
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
TD 6141 head unit info

So I thought it would be simple to restore it to stock, 1990 740 turbo with a whatever aftermarket CD player.

Turns out there seems to be some differences in the TD-6141 cassette deck. Believe the...
Forum: showroom 11-29-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,016
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Nice congrats

Nice congrats
Forum: showroom 11-26-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 3,722
Views: 667,882
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Did someone get that white 740SE from Craigslist?...

Did someone get that white 740SE from Craigslist? Looked super nice.
Forum: showroom 11-22-2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 15,241
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Volvo calls it the Aero Body Design Kit. They...

Volvo calls it the Aero Body Design Kit. They have an ad for it from 1990 for MY 1990. Mine came from the dealer that way straight off the floor. Car was made in Halifax.

The SE kit is one year...
Forum: showroom 11-21-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 15,241
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Looks to be quite the blast to drive. Like the...

Looks to be quite the blast to drive. Like the color swap too.

Also fyi a previous post mentioned this was an SE kit but that is 91 only (and includes the snow scoop/rear reflector panel) yours...
Forum: showroom 11-17-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 802
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
I would normally fall on the restore it to stock...

I would normally fall on the restore it to stock side but that batmobile tho
Forum: showroom 11-16-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9,403
Views: 2,865,843
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Yeah looks like a promo shoot debuting the model...

Yeah looks like a promo shoot debuting the model not a preserved survivor, super nice
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 802
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Can confirm a dealership in Canada cut 740 keys...

Can confirm a dealership in Canada cut 740 keys for me a couple months ago for a 90 740 from the VIN. I have not tested them yet.

A TB debate recently seemed to say that even if the dealer will...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
2manyTs clearly the expert on this. An aside can...

2manyTs clearly the expert on this. An aside can you explain why there are two different versions of 740 sunroof sealing strips? Between Pre-90/91+? I used a 91+ on my 90 and it worked but obviously...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Lol “in the junkyard” being the key phrase here....

Lol “in the junkyard” being the key phrase here. #savethe7s

OP did manual crank work?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2018, 07:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Start simple first like wyatt and sbabbs said get...

Start simple first like wyatt and sbabbs said get it to manual mode. Swapping the motor for the handle is probably the easiest job on a 740.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,406
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Lol I saw the sig and assumed it was modern ...

Lol I saw the sig and assumed it was modern

Originally Posted by Jordan View Post
Turbobricks isn't a car forum any more. Its a forum for lame kids.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,406
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Lol I saw the sig and assumed it was modern ...

Lol I saw the sig and assumed it was modern

Originally Posted by Jordan View Post
Turbobricks isn't a car forum any more. Its a forum for lame kids.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,406
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
OP whereabouts in Canada was this done?

OP whereabouts in Canada was this done?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-01-2018, 10:20 PM
Replies: 602
Views: 183,720
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Pics are in his profile. Looks like it’s coming...

Pics are in his profile. Looks like it’s coming along nicely. When are we expecting this to be assembled?

Also are you replicating that black stripe decal? (And is that oem?)
Forum: showroom 10-31-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,312
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Trunk trannies nice

Trunk trannies nice
Forum: projects & restorations 10-31-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 602
Views: 183,720
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Am I the only one who can’t see the pics?! Been...

Am I the only one who can’t see the pics?! Been dying to see this finished.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,256
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
It will work fine was just trying to protect the...

It will work fine was just trying to protect the Volvo parts canon lol

The other posters here have your info
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,256
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Unfortunately it will never work with a Jeep....

Unfortunately it will never work with a Jeep. I’ve tried and have several experience (I build differentials for naval war ships FYI)

If you move fast you may be able to sell it back to a Volvo...
Forum: showroom 09-19-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,079
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Lol welp that reply makes about as much sense as...

Lol welp that reply makes about as much sense as introducing down functioning rust holes to the front of your vintage vehicle
Forum: showroom 08-29-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9,403
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Posted By S70T5fivespeed
OE red leather one of the many reasons 7 > 2/9

OE red leather one of the many reasons 7 > 2/9
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-19-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 692
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
I assume you’re intentionally going after market?...

I assume you’re intentionally going after market? Because the stealership will have the oem one still.
Forum: showroom 08-19-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 755
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Nice interior! Good luck on the project

Nice interior!

Good luck on the project
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-19-2018, 08:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 399
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
740 seat mission

Looking to Frankenstein 2 sets of 740 seats together, (same material) assuming this should be fairly straightforward?

Looking to take the rails/mounts from seat set 1.
Install on bottoms of seat...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-16-2018, 06:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,549
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
This is just my opinion so not worth much but ......

This is just my opinion so not worth much but ...

New baby + old Volvo - funds = stage zero
Lots of funds x time + no responsibilities = moar boost

Basically an older Volvo at best will need...
Forum: showroom 07-14-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 369
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
7 series ftw nice

7 series ftw nice
Forum: performance & modifications 07-05-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,029
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Mine is going into my 740 SE.[/QUOTE] Where...

Mine is going into my 740 SE.[/QUOTE]

Where da pics at
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,542
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
740s are awesome. 86 is the older style so the...

740s are awesome. 86 is the older style so the rods are weaker but if you don’t add boost it should be fine. People mention wiring, I never had those issues on any of my pre90 740s but allegedly...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,055
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Believe this would fit a 92 ...

Believe this would fit a 92

http://www.skandix.de/en/spare-parts/body/body-parts/trim-parts/trim-moulding/trim-moulding-glas-windscreen-kit/1028168/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 06:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,055
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
The glass will just be glass, the trim pieces are...

The glass will just be glass, the trim pieces are either to be reused or replaced. I just had a windshield installed on one of my 740s and they reused everything but the top corner pieces, for those...
Forum: showroom 06-04-2018, 08:25 AM
Replies: 9,403
Views: 2,865,843
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
https://images.craigslist.org/00u0u_1SZqFX9sXiP_60...

https://images.craigslist.org/00u0u_1SZqFX9sXiP_600x450.jpg

https://images.craigslist.org/01111_iX5T58ayJyG_1200x900.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 05-27-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,044
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
I always thought clear looked more modern/common...

I always thought clear looked more modern/common while amber looked more euro/cool
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2018, 11:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 965
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Skandix euro expensive shipping tho

Skandix euro expensive shipping tho
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,290
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
I test drove an 850R w 100k miles. It is more...

I test drove an 850R w 100k miles. It is more iconic than my S70 and looks cooler but my S70 is better in every way, with way more miles. Faster better built more reliable more crispy not to mention...
Forum: showroom 05-17-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 3,722
Views: 667,882
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Like I said I haven't been able to confirm either...

Like I said I haven't been able to confirm either of those claims on mine (it's been away for a while now) but the turbo claim was according to the head of Volvo service in my area (although it...
Forum: showroom 05-17-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 3,722
Views: 667,882
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
The 91 SE should have body colored skirts,...

The 91 SE should have body colored skirts, bumpers (plastic), snow cap, rear spoiler. Then the rear decor panel, and I've yet to confirm but according to a dealer employee they also have different...
Forum: showroom 05-16-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 3,722
Views: 667,882
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
That's the exact car I'm currently trying to...

That's the exact car I'm currently trying to restore, they have a lot of little one year only exterior parts but they are awesome cars. Pretty rare. That one even still has the correct rear spoiler.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-23-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,108
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Thanks Simon. Good luck 855. What color is the...

Thanks Simon. Good luck 855. What color is the car you're currently attempting this on?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-21-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,108
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
740 mudflaps w skirts?

Has anyone managed to install newer style 740 mudflaps on a car with the OE skirt kit? Pics?

Thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2018, 07:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 518
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Yes will def go with Dave but he was asking me...

Yes will def go with Dave but he was asking me for measurements so hoping to confirm if someone has been through this before
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-04-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 518
Posted By S70T5fivespeed
Gemini Center Logos

Has anyone ever accurately replaced the logo stickers on a Gemini center cap? I'm getting 2.875 inches and guessing about 2/16ths for the depth. Not sure I can get a thick enough replica but it looks...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 847
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2018, 07:19 PM
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2018, 06:08 PM
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2018, 04:02 PM
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2018, 01:16 PM
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2018, 12:15 PM
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-24-2018, 08:31 PM
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-23-2018, 07:51 AM
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