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Forum: performance & modifications 04-09-2021, 06:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 306
Posted By Fa182
Just to be safe, did you reset the ECU (by...

Just to be safe, did you reset the ECU (by clamping off the battery for a while) and let it relearn after turning up the boost, so it can adjust the fuel mixture accordingly?
LH 2.4 is capable of...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-07-2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 306
Posted By Fa182
I'm using these:...

I'm using these: https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=355788
I got them back when he started making them, but Swedbrick now sells them here in Europe, so get in touch with him if you want.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-07-2021, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 306
Posted By Fa182
Well there's not much happening below 2,500 on my...

Well there's not much happening below 2,500 on my B230FT either.
I'm also running a 16T at around 0,9bar.

Just an idea.
Are you running the stock Intercooler? That's quite a big limiting factor...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-03-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 579
Posted By Fa182
I wouldn't hesitate to use the stuff if it's in...

I wouldn't hesitate to use the stuff if it's in good condition and visually alright.

Just make sure to use the important monitoring tools to check if the engine is healthy and working properly...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-03-2021, 03:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 579
Posted By Fa182
Don't buy that cheap Amazon / Ebay stuff. ...

Don't buy that cheap Amazon / Ebay stuff.

Get all the factory stuff (manifold, turbo, oil and water lines, intercooler, ECU + EZK, etc.) from a turbo car and be done with it.
If you need...
Forum: article composition 03-31-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 132,010
Posted By Fa182
http://www.240.se/ claims they have over 1,000...

http://www.240.se/ claims they have over 1,000 service bulletins for 1/2 series although a lot of them are in Swedish. - http://www.240.se/litteratur/sm.htm

Also tons of Greenbook and other stuff.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-31-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 971
Posted By Fa182
If I were you, I'd just go the 16T + NPR way. ...

If I were you, I'd just go the 16T + NPR way.

It seems by far the easiest where you're at and I'm not sure if the 13/18/19T combination will actually be that much more noticeable.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-30-2021, 04:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 971
Posted By Fa182
If you don't mind welding a new flange to your...

If you don't mind welding a new flange to your downpipe, I'd say a 16T with a flat flange is the easiest and cheapest way to go.

There are 2 varieties of the 16T, flat and angled flange.
For the...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-26-2021, 03:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,555
Posted By Fa182
KL says it fits 240 Turbos too, I personally...

KL says it fits 240 Turbos too, I personally don't know though.
If the output flange is the same, then of course it would.
https://shop.klracing.se/sv/artiklar/downpiperor-volvo-940-turbo.html
Forum: performance & modifications 03-25-2021, 12:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,555
Posted By Fa182
I bought this from KL Racing (from my for sale...

I bought this from KL Racing (from my for sale thread - http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=342720)
Meant to bolt up to the stock 13C.

https://i.imgur.com/lKTAXcJ.jpg?1
Forum: performance & modifications 03-15-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 908
Posted By Fa182
Maybe someone else will chime in with feedback,...

Maybe someone else will chime in with feedback, but the quotes from their websites literally say:

"These mounts are intended to replace the original oil filled mounts that fail."
&
"It’s a...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-15-2021, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 908
Posted By Fa182
https://www.classicswede.co.uk/940_B200_and_B230_P...

https://www.classicswede.co.uk/940_B200_and_B230_PU_engine_mount/p1733344_20245562.aspx

http://www.retroturbo.com/?product=polyurethane-engine-mount-8v-b200-b230-2
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2021, 06:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,198
Posted By Fa182
I would say your engine is perfectly fine, but...

I would say your engine is perfectly fine, but let's wait on the comments from the real experts (I'm not one of them)

Anyway, mine had almost the same results the last time I tested it (B230FT)....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2021, 06:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,198
Posted By Fa182
According to the pocket data book, the...

According to the pocket data book, the compression ratio for both the B200/230's are spec'd as 9bar or 130psi with a max deviaton of 2bar or 30psi between the cylinders.

See here:...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-09-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,045
Posted By Fa182
Not sure if you're asking for suggestions on...

Not sure if you're asking for suggestions on winter tires?

Anyway, in our neck of the woods, Continental WinterContact usually always come out on top during tire tests from various automobile...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-02-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,219
Posted By Fa182
No problem, correct. You will likely not reach...

No problem, correct.
You will likely not reach 200bhp with the stock components, as mentioned more times in your other threads.



Yes and no.

Stock intercooler is fine for that power, but an...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,219
Posted By Fa182
A 1997 940 is LH 2.4.

A 1997 940 is LH 2.4.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2021, 12:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,219
Posted By Fa182
Later 940 Turbos do not have an inline pump under...

Later 940 Turbos do not have an inline pump under the car AFAIK.

My 97 certainly doesn't have one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-26-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,076
Posted By Fa182
The Sylvania kit seems great on PF's very...

The Sylvania kit seems great on PF's very thorough (as usual) test.

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iDB5U4QUdD0" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay;...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-23-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,026
Posted By Fa182
0 as soon as you donate to the site and get your...

0 as soon as you donate to the site and get your name in elusive blue :nod:

Until then, you need to upload them on an external site and use the [IMG] tags here.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-22-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 946
Posted By Fa182
If you have a TD04HL-16T then do as in my link....

If you have a TD04HL-16T then do as in my link. Those turbos came in later FWD cars (V70's).

I don't know the TD05 to say if it's the same. I don't think Volvos came with a TD05.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-22-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 946
Posted By Fa182
How to setup a 15g/16t/18t/19t for RWD...

How to setup a 15g/16t/18t/19t for RWD (https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=83929)
Forum: performance & modifications 02-22-2021, 03:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,219
Posted By Fa182
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=355...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=355788
He made 184whp with a 13C at 14psi and his chips.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2021, 03:43 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,333
Posted By Fa182
Idiot light didn't trigger before but could be,...

Idiot light didn't trigger before but could be, given the short distance I had :e-shrug:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,333
Posted By Fa182
Back when I had the alt go out on my old 2004...

Back when I had the alt go out on my old 2004 Fiat Stilo, I didn't even make 10 kilometres (about 6.5 miles or so) when the car shut off and I coasted the rest into my driveway, that was with no...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-20-2021, 04:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 757
Posted By Fa182
The blue wire is connected to the right terminal...

The blue wire is connected to the right terminal on the coil?
Grounds are connected on the intake?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,219
Posted By Fa182
If you don't have 2 left (or right...) hands it's...

If you don't have 2 left (or right...) hands it's not complicated.

See: https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=83929
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2021, 05:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 943
Posted By Fa182
Lots of answers in your last thread with the same...

Lots of answers in your last thread with the same questions: https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=358466

With that goal in mind, don't worry about injectors and the fuel pump. The stock...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-11-2021, 05:28 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,797
Posted By Fa182
Yes I know, I was just correcting what was said...

Yes I know, I was just correcting what was said earlier ;-)

OP: Check resistance or number on injectors and compare with this table: http://users.erols.com/srweiss/tableifc.htm
NA 240 engines use...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2021, 05:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,188
Posted By Fa182
I believe I didn't even drain the coolant. ...

I believe I didn't even drain the coolant.
There's only a small amount coming out.

I used Vernet / Calorstat brand.
Great quality.

Make sure the valve is at 12 o' clock position.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-09-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,797
Posted By Fa182
The NA engines don't have a resistor pack? Unless...

The NA engines don't have a resistor pack? Unless I misread what you're saying.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2021, 02:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,664
Posted By Fa182
Those 2 gaskets are are pinched easily during...

Those 2 gaskets are are pinched easily during installation.
I had the top gasket fail after about 6 months of no issues. I returned to my car after work and there was a puddle of coolant under the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-07-2021, 12:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,900
Posted By Fa182
Good suggestion. There are still some sites...

Good suggestion.
There are still some sites around hosting lots of stuff like:

https://ozvolvo.org/archive/
http://240.se/
http://v8volvo.se/
https://www.gcp.se/en/catalogues/ for all parts...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2021, 04:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,672
Posted By Fa182
Honestly best advice in here so far.

Honestly best advice in here so far.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-02-2021, 04:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,355
Posted By Fa182
http://www.forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=6...

http://www.forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=6006077&postcount=15
Forum: performance & modifications 02-02-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 29,432
Posted By Fa182
I believe Lankku made it happen, but not with a...

I believe Lankku made it happen, but not with a M90.

Post from: http://www.forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=351804
Forum: website & board 01-31-2021, 07:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,093
Posted By Fa182
Thanks for checking it out Dana.

Thanks for checking it out Dana.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-29-2021, 05:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 934
Posted By Fa182
There are two different bulbs being used. 4x...

There are two different bulbs being used.

4x for the backlights (black bulb holders), p/n 942571 or 989794, which is a 3,0W W2,1x9,5d
17x (or so) for the warning lights, turn signals etc. (blue...
Forum: website & board 01-27-2021, 08:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,093
Posted By Fa182
As another idea, I've whitelisted turbobricks...

As another idea, I've whitelisted turbobricks directly in my mail account but that didn't work.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-26-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,226
Posted By Fa182
Isn't that where the bracket for the idle valve...

Isn't that where the bracket for the idle valve and ground strap for the alt (on turbo engines) go?


The pipe goes from back of water pump via the side of the block to around the back of the head...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-26-2021, 03:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,272
Posted By Fa182
I believe the nut is a standard M14 and the bolt...

I believe the nut is a standard M14 and the bolt is a M12x45mm

p/n's below:
https://www.tascaparts.com/oem-parts/volvo-lock-nut-985660
&...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-24-2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,269
Posted By Fa182
Yes, but they are NLA. ...

Yes, but they are NLA.

https://www.skandix.de/en/spare-parts/suspension-steering/axle-mounting/steering-links/mounting-control-arm-front-axle-rear-left-heavy-duty/1033329/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2021, 05:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,290
Posted By Fa182
^^^ My 940 had the same issue. PO has...

^^^

My 940 had the same issue.

PO has put in a wire like mentioned above to manually excite the alternator.
It ran from battery + to a push button in the dash and then spliced in to alt...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-19-2021, 03:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,913
Posted By Fa182
There are lots of (older) threads (excuse the...

There are lots of (older) threads (excuse the pun) on this issue.

I assume you have a 90+ 240.
On these later models the spacer is not removable as it was with the earlier models. They changed...
Forum: website & board 01-13-2021, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,093
Posted By Fa182
Just double checked to be safe, I still have it...

Just double checked to be safe, I still have it enabled but it's not working unfortunately.
Forum: website & board 01-11-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,093
Posted By Fa182
Email notifications not working for PMs

I don't get an email notification anymore when I receive a PM.
It was working fine and I didn't change anything in the settings.

Any known issues?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-11-2021, 11:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,936
Posted By Fa182
Skandix has them in stock in black, so it seems...

Skandix has them in stock in black, so it seems they are available?
They also show in stock at GCP.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-09-2021, 02:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,111
Posted By Fa182
For new ones I guess those prices are reasonable....

For new ones I guess those prices are reasonable. They have angled outlets though, which makes mounting a downpipe a bit more difficult - more to that below.
Keep in mind the Holset is not a direct...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-09-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,477
Posted By Fa182
Oh the big mounting bracket itself? Isn't that a...

Oh the big mounting bracket itself? Isn't that a cast part that breaks before it bends?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-09-2021, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,477
Posted By Fa182
Don't have any experience with Regina cars, just...

Don't have any experience with Regina cars, just trying to help.
The 94+ parts catalogue doesn't explicitly show any difference between Regina and LH systems for the AC mountings.

Is the part you...
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