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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By tryingbe
And the result is?

And the result is?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 841
Posted By tryingbe
This is how I measure fuel flow. ...

This is how I measure fuel flow.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=293758
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 343
Posted By tryingbe
My last a/c bill was over $1000. New...

My last a/c bill was over $1000.

New aftermarket condensor, custom rebuilt hoses, rebuilt compressor, dryer, valve, + labor.

No warranty on the compressor if other things are not changed.

I...
Forum: performance & suspension 08-25-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 575
Posted By tryingbe
Negative. Those are Motronic 4.3 ECU (94-97)....

Negative. Those are Motronic 4.3 ECU (94-97). Putting a socket on them is a quick and easy way to turn a stock turbo T5 calibration to a R calibration (or any modified calibration).
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,002
Posted By tryingbe
Pump could be damage for not having enough fluid...

Pump could be damage for not having enough fluid going thru it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,002
Posted By tryingbe
I wouldn't bother flushing the dead transmission....

I wouldn't bother flushing the dead transmission. I'd put in a working one and call it good.
If not, sell it.
Forum: performance & suspension 08-22-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 575
Posted By tryingbe
Please note, the connecting rods are not very...

Please note, the connecting rods are not very strong in a T5 whiteblock engine. Rumor is high boost in lower RPM will bend the rods.

You can actually do that yourself.

Download the Motronic...
Forum: performance & suspension 08-21-2014, 07:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 575
Posted By tryingbe
What are you using to control the boost now? ...

What are you using to control the boost now?

I used to sell Garretts actuator made to work with 15G turbo. Using a manual boost controller, boost spooled up a lot quicker.

Stock
...
Forum: performance & suspension 08-21-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,371
Posted By tryingbe
I wouldn't. ...

I wouldn't.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=4979164&postcount=208
Forum: performance & suspension 08-20-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 438
Posted By tryingbe
Don't be. Weld it shut, add external...

Don't be.

Weld it shut, add external wastegate to the exhaust manifold or custom exhaust manifold.
Forum: performance & suspension 08-20-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,032
Posted By tryingbe
Because you keep making posts like this. ...

Because you keep making posts like this.




If you say nothing, John V will know nothing. Simple as that.
Forum: performance & suspension 08-18-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 3,217
Posted By tryingbe
http://baltimore.craigslist.org/cto/4569936353.htm...

http://baltimore.craigslist.org/cto/4569936353.html

Could be promising.

http://baltimore.craigslist.org/cto/4624241721.html
Forum: performance & suspension 08-18-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 3,217
Posted By tryingbe
They got that for very little $. ...

They got that for very little $.

http://stblogs.hotrod.com/files/2013/08/Freiburger_hauler_roadkill.jpg
Forum: performance & suspension 08-11-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 352
Posted By tryingbe
I have one of this for sale. .48 a/r...

I have one of this for sale.

.48 a/r Cosworth turbine housing, stage 1 turbine wheel. I don't have any surge issue using it with T04E50 trim compressor side in my 2.5L 8 valve turbo dodge.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-08-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By tryingbe
Keep the civic. Doesn't sounds like you have...

Keep the civic.

Doesn't sounds like you have the money nor space to work on a car.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-08-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 728
Posted By tryingbe
https://www.google.com/search?q=volvo+240+engine+s...

https://www.google.com/search?q=volvo+240+engine+swap&client=firefox-a&hs=6CP&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&channel=sb&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=gbDkU-KTCNL-oQTy_IGoAQ&ved=0CB4QsAQ&biw=1280&...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-06-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 481
Posted By tryingbe
What is the voltage at the alternator?

What is the voltage at the alternator?
Forum: performance & suspension 08-04-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 777
Posted By tryingbe
Why not a 15G?

Why not a 15G?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-04-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 419
Posted By tryingbe
Don't remember as it was 8 years ago.

Don't remember as it was 8 years ago.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-04-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 419
Posted By tryingbe
I used water wetting once, didn't see any...

I used water wetting once, didn't see any improvement so I stopped using it.

But then, everybody's fan is always running because everyone is using A/C in the cars/trucks anyways here.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-04-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 481
Posted By tryingbe
On the 240, there is one 10 gauge wire that goes...

On the 240, there is one 10 gauge wire that goes from the battery to the positive junction block. I put a new 10 gauge wire there, and added a second one for good measure.

I too, bypassed the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 481
Posted By tryingbe
Not quite. Stock 240 positive cable goes...

Not quite.

Stock 240 positive cable goes from the battery to the starter, and a separate cable goes from starter to the alternator.

Stock 850 positive cable goes from the battery to the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 481
Posted By tryingbe
Small. The red cable is the starter to alternator...

Small. The red cable is the starter to alternator wire, thickest cable in a 240. The black cable is in the link below.

http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/bigred/cables1.jpg

Here are what you...
Forum: performance & suspension 08-01-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,190
Posted By tryingbe
$1000 will buy you the turbo, intercooler, fuel...

$1000 will buy you the turbo, intercooler, fuel pump, injectors, and tires.

Make them work with your car will cost you at least another $1000.

Intercooler pipings
Intercooler hoses
Turbo oil...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By tryingbe
You can always upgrade the compressor side with...

You can always upgrade the compressor side with this.
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=287878

Then bore out the wastegate hole and use this....
Forum: performance & suspension 07-28-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 385
Posted By tryingbe
LH2.4 would have the diagnostic box near the...

LH2.4 would have the diagnostic box near the passenger side strut tower.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 261
Posted By tryingbe
I wired a stater button myself.

I wired a stater button myself.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 229
Posted By tryingbe
If no contact between wheels and housings, use it.

If no contact between wheels and housings, use it.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-26-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 698
Posted By tryingbe
Use 10 gauge wires.

Use 10 gauge wires.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-26-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 743
Posted By tryingbe
That's Correct, all TD04HL turbine wheel are the...

That's Correct, all TD04HL turbine wheel are the same.

14T is a TD04L.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-26-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 743
Posted By tryingbe
No, you can not. 14T have smaller turbine wheel...

No, you can not. 14T have smaller turbine wheel than 15G, thus you cannot put a 15G with a 14T turbine housing.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-23-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 754
Posted By tryingbe
Negative. Both 15G and 16T housing will need to...

Negative. Both 15G and 16T housing will need to be machined to work with a 19T wheel.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-19-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,302
Posted By tryingbe
A set of slick and wheels. Forget drag...

A set of slick and wheels.

Forget drag radials, they'll just make you wish you bought slicks.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-17-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,044
Posted By tryingbe
The 16T wheel is 1 or 2 mm taller than the 15G...

The 16T wheel is 1 or 2 mm taller than the 15G wheel, that's it. I wouldn't upgrade from 15G to 16T, money better spent somewhere else.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-17-2014, 02:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 638
Posted By tryingbe
You will have to take it off and check. No other...

You will have to take it off and check. No other way around it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,179
Posted By tryingbe
Replace that turbo to intercooler hose, it's...

Replace that turbo to intercooler hose, it's about to be torn.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-13-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 317
Posted By tryingbe
Put that 13C back on will be the quickest. ...

Put that 13C back on will be the quickest.

Other wise, you need a TD04HL-15G conical turbine housing or get a custom downpipe. 13C will not work.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,179
Posted By tryingbe
Convert to LH 2.4??

Convert to LH 2.4??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,179
Posted By tryingbe
Already did last night. No change.

Already did last night. No change.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,179
Posted By tryingbe
Ignition computer... I meant, you already...

Ignition computer...

I meant, you already change/swap almost all that you possibly can, why not that?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,179
Posted By tryingbe
Humor me, borrow Chris T's ignition computer...

Humor me, borrow Chris T's ignition computer while you're out getting parts.

113 litre per hour is the 850R pump + main pump flows at 3 bar fuel pressure at the rail, at 11.5 ish voltage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 175
Posted By tryingbe
http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/sold/volvood/...

http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/sold/volvood/Photo072.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 657
Posted By tryingbe
Check the codes. ...

Check the codes.
http://www.volvoclub.org.uk/faq/EngineOBDCodes.html
Forum: performance & suspension 06-25-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,186
Posted By tryingbe
270whp.

270whp.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 350
Posted By tryingbe
Mann, WIX, & BOSCH.

Mann, WIX, & BOSCH.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 811
Posted By tryingbe
http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/bigred/855.jp...

http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/bigred/855.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 811
Posted By tryingbe
We have a winner... So your wife can't...

We have a winner...

So your wife can't blame you when the WWD Volvo becomes a costly project.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Posted By tryingbe
Maybe the original turbo wasn't broken? ...

Maybe the original turbo wasn't broken?

Check the engine code? Check for boost leak? Check MAF sensor?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 527
Posted By tryingbe
At $104.99 with a life time warranty for the 240...

At $104.99 with a life time warranty for the 240 radiator at Autozone, I wouldn't risk a junkyard radiator.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 811
Posted By tryingbe
Rent her an AWD car when it snows, problem solved.

Rent her an AWD car when it snows, problem solved.
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