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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-13-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 227
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I wouldn’t have a problem running an aftermarket...

I wouldn’t have a problem running an aftermarket FPR, but first, I’d post in the wanted section with the part number you are looking for and someone will likely have a good used one for you for less...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Do you recall if there is a hall sensor inside...

Do you recall if there is a hall sensor inside the distributor? Or do you recall there being plastic plug w/ electrical connector on the side of the distributor? If so, you have EZ-117K (aka EZK...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-11-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
The 13C uses a flat back wheel. The super...

The 13C uses a flat back wheel.

The super back wheel is on the <del>15G(?)</del> and 16T, etc.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-11-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
What turbo do you have? I assume 13C, but confirm...

What turbo do you have? I assume 13C, but confirm via the ID plate on the compressor housing.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
What does the distributor look like?

What does the distributor look like?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Does it have EZK? (I'm not super familiar with...

Does it have EZK? (I'm not super familiar with what came on the 7xx cars)

Reason being, if it does have EZK you need to swap out the ignition computer for the turbo version.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 597
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
stock K-jet fuel pumps & lines??

stock K-jet fuel pumps & lines??
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,020
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
http://mandrelbendingsolutions.com/builders-kits/a...

http://mandrelbendingsolutions.com/builders-kits/aluminized-steel/
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 378
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
The 15G/16T give you more headroom for increased...

The 15G/16T give you more headroom for increased power, but can also more quickly get you into trouble if the rest of your system is not sorted/working properly. You also have to make a solid bracket...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-10-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 823
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
12 year thread bump... Does anyone have the...

12 year thread bump...

Does anyone have the part number for the later "larger diameter" water pump pulley?

Also, does anyone know the measured diameter of the later pulley?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-10-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 522
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Glad you got it fixed. I had similar...

Glad you got it fixed.

I had similar symptoms with the powerstage being the culprit.

Did you apply thermal paste between the module and the heat sink? Under normal operation they generate some...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2018, 06:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Yea, no modification is required to run a stock...

Yea, no modification is required to run a stock Foxbody driveshaft, however I did end up buying a slightly longer one so that the slip yoke sits deeper into the trans...YMMV.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-09-2018, 10:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Here’s my parts list. Since you are staying n/a...

Here’s my parts list. Since you are staying n/a you can skip the clutch upgrade. Just use a 4cyl Mustang disc.

http://forums.tbforums.com/showpost.php?p=5585534&postcount=78
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-09-2018, 09:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 576
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
If possible find someone with a T5 swap and take...

If possible find someone with a T5 swap and take a drive in their car to make sure your have accurate expectations of the end result regarding noise, gearing, etc. IMO the car will lose some...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 541
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I vote for this since you have an M46. Will work...

I vote for this since you have an M46. Will work well with or without turbo.

*Edit: here is an A cam......
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-06-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Bougicord wires and NGK copper plugs. What...

Bougicord wires and NGK copper plugs.

What year 240?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 721
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:nod: yes that is what I did for my front lower...

:nod: yes that is what I did for my front lower control arm bushings. I used a propane torch to heat up the sleeve until it started to “cook” the rubber. This broke to rubber bond to the metal and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 391
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Yes I painted my strut housing with black...

Yes I painted my strut housing with black Rustoleum from Home Depot. Worked fine for my purposes.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,324
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
1/2 the diameter of the pin on the wastegate...

1/2 the diameter of the pin on the wastegate flapper is the standard recommendation for a "baseline". You can increase the boost a few psi by increasing the preload, but a MBC or EBC is preferred for...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-02-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,224
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Spicer 210084-2X with the corners cut off (so it...

Spicer 210084-2X with the corners cut off (so it is a round circle).
https://www.drivetrainamerica.com/spicer-210084-2x-dana-driveshaft-center-support-bearing/
Forum: projects & restorations 07-31-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 6,897
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Impressive. Much respect

Impressive. Much respect
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 482
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Will it idle indefinitely? Or will it screech/die...

Will it idle indefinitely? Or will it screech/die idling as well? Video shows it dying after revving.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-31-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Nice color. That will be a good runner after a...

Nice color. That will be a good runner after a little maintenance.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 482
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
What engine management are you using? Megasquirt?

What engine management are you using? Megasquirt?
Forum: showroom 07-30-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,785
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Great looking car!

Great looking car!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-30-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 437
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
https://www.amazon.com/HELLA-003510087-Mini-Relay-...

https://www.amazon.com/HELLA-003510087-Mini-Relay-Bracket/dp/B000VUAJIM
Yea, add a relay like ^^.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-30-2018, 07:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 437
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Hmm, there should be 2 wires coming out of the...

Hmm, there should be 2 wires coming out of the back of each light (+ / ground). :???:

I'd use a relay and wire them similar to what Daniel Stern recommends...the below diagram is not an exact...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-27-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 716
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Folks recommend preheating. ...

Folks recommend preheating.
https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?p=2737880#post2737880
Forum: performance & modifications 07-26-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 550
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Ellis Juan = LS1 (V8) Low&Slow, where are...

Ellis Juan = LS1 (V8)

Low&Slow, where are you located?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-24-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,113
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Less pressure drop...aka more flow.

Less pressure drop...aka more flow.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-24-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 775
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
“For the most power” gets pretty extreme. ...

“For the most power” gets pretty extreme.

What are your realistic hp goals?
Forum: projects & restorations 07-24-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 668
Views: 95,850
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I feel your pain. I also have the decel rattle,...

I feel your pain. I also have the decel rattle, most noticable for me in 4th at 2500 rpm (annoyingly right where 35-50mph cruise rpm is in 4th). I also have the Aerostar yoke and it helped a little,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-24-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 767
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
FWIW, it may not be directly related to your...

FWIW, it may not be directly related to your issue, but while you're in there I'd pull the powerstage, separate it from the heat sink, clean and reapply some thermal paste between the two to prevent...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-22-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 475
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Ha that sounds just like how mine runs.

Ha that sounds just like how mine runs.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 475
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Glad you got it sorted out. On my setup the...

Glad you got it sorted out.

On my setup the distributor bolt is towards the left end of the slot.

FWIW, I'd recommend taking the power stage off of the heat sink, cleaning and reapplying some...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-21-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,016
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I am using one washer which is about 1.5mm.

I am using one washer which is about 1.5mm.
Forum: showroom 07-20-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,362
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Oh yea, forgot about that. I have a hard copy of...

Oh yea, forgot about that. I have a hard copy of that stashed away somewhere.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,016
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
One option that will handle a moderately upgraded...

One option that will handle a moderately upgraded redblock is the Saab Viggen pressure plate and an SVO clutch disc.

Pressure plate: Sachs 3082302731 ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 475
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Here's a pic, the plastic shield is unseated...

Here's a pic, the plastic shield is unseated slightly to reveal the timing mark.

https://i.imgur.com/jVkRYK0l.png
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
^^+1

^^+1
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 475
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Yea I had to do this procedure and got it wrong...

Yea I had to do this procedure and got it wrong the first time. IIRC the mark is under the plastic shield below the rotor on the top edge of the housing. I’ll try to get a pic for you.

Are you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 475
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Are you sure that the distributor was installed...

Are you sure that the distributor was installed in the block correctly? The rotor needs to be rotated ~60 degrees away from the alignment mark on the housing so that when the gear teeth engage it...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,016
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Do you have a stock B230? +T? Details about your...

Do you have a stock B230? +T? Details about your engine setup will help with recommendations.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-18-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,070
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Nice project!

Nice project!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,146
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Great info & discussion...taking notes.

Great info & discussion...taking notes.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Even the SAM shifter that it is copied from...

Even the SAM shifter that it is copied from rattled...it was annoying. I'd have Homer modify your existing shifter to shorten the throws.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-16-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,081
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:rofl: truth Congrats on baby!

:rofl: truth

Congrats on baby!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-13-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,081
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Yea I guess that's a "YMMV" item. I tried to...

Yea I guess that's a "YMMV" item. I tried to remove them with pliers/vice grips but they were stuck so I broke out the dremel.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-13-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,081
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I believe that the XC70 uses a <del>TD04HL-13G...

I believe that the XC70 uses a <del>TD04HL-13G turbo</del>. In order to make the TD04HL-xx turbos bolt into a RWD turbo setup you need the conical exit TD04HL turbine housing (some members sell...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-12-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 35,046
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Ha! I wondered why they chose to paint them in...

Ha! I wondered why they chose to paint them in white. Makes sense.
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