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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2018, 06:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 809
Posted By LBM240Wagon
I've had both of these items on my shelf since...

I've had both of these items on my shelf since November... still need to replace it. Just been putting it off. I think the FL heat will soon force my hand. :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-10-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By LBM240Wagon
This one is not the ball and socket style as...

This one is not the ball and socket style as pictured, thanks. Both sides are flat. When is a donut style gasket used?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-10-2018, 07:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Exhaust Flange Gasket @ the cat

Is this the only gasket that is supposed to be between the downpipe flange and the flange right before the cat? Or is a donut ring gasket supposed to be in there too? Its a '92 N/A 240 wagon.
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Forum: projects & restorations 03-12-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 919
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Welcome, I've been putting my LS swap list...

Welcome, I've been putting my LS swap list together off/on for the last few months. haven't decided yet if I'll do it or not.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-19-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 809
Posted By LBM240Wagon
I was reading thru this thread and was about to...

I was reading thru this thread and was about to suggest the same thing! I had similar issues with the cheap aftermarket tail lights the PO put in mine.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 901
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Finally got around to tinkering w/ this tonight....

Finally got around to tinkering w/ this tonight. Grounded the sender wire to the battery and the gauged moved under its own power! I cleaned the contacts really well with some fine sandpaper, and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-15-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Well the Autozone crap belt broke on me on the...

Well the Autozone crap belt broke on me on the way to work today. Luckly I spotted it quickly, and was able to get it to a parking lot. Wife picked up a Dayco one from Advance, and I had it on in...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,105
Posted By LBM240Wagon
I love those, every time I check, they are still...

I love those, every time I check, they are still sold out though. :(
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2018, 07:55 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,209
Posted By LBM240Wagon
I'd be in on a group buy too (to late?) :)

I'd be in on a group buy too (to late?) :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-26-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 753
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Good question. I have not changed mine yet...

Good question. I have not changed mine yet (bought the car in August) but plan to just so I have a good baseline. Is this a fairly easy task? I haven't even looked into it yet.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-07-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Yes, been looking for a period correct one as...

Yes, been looking for a period correct one as mentioned!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2018, 09:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
After toying with it again today I discovered...

After toying with it again today I discovered that that belt I had on there was impossible to tension properly (thus why the old adjuster screw broke). I could not back the alternator away from the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
The alternator rocks and the tensioner screw runs...

The alternator rocks and the tensioner screw runs out of threads. I bought a few new bushings from IPD this afternoon. Going to change them regardless. I was smelling something that I thought was...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Out of curiosity, how much thread is left on your...

Out of curiosity, how much thread is left on your adjustment screw? I had mine almost bottomed out and could still spin the alternator pulley under the belt.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Thats interesting. my bushings are certainly worn...

Thats interesting. my bushings are certainly worn out. Didn't think about that. I'll add this to the list of things to check. On a side note what is the correct belt tension? The haynes manual says...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
And its not charging again. Two trips today it...

And its not charging again. Two trips today it was fine, now its not charging again. The hunt continues
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
New ground cable and the Bosch alternator...

New ground cable and the Bosch alternator installed and it is charging again. Thanks for all the help! I was fully prepared to take the cluster out. I'll keep this thread saved in case I ever do need...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
I took the guy's word at face value the day he...

I took the guy's word at face value the day he tested the alternator in the car... my fault for sure. getting ready to put the new ground wire in we'll see if that makes a difference. If not I'll be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
He swapped out my alternator for the Bosch unit...

He swapped out my alternator for the Bosch unit this morning but I don't have confidence that is what my issue is/was. He tested it the same way he tested the previous one yesterday and it failed. He...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
I do not have the old alternator anymore. In...

I do not have the old alternator anymore. In hindsight I should have had them bench test it 1st before swapping it out at the store. I took the new one back to the parts store and had it bench tested...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
why did I start down what rabbit hole? The old...

why did I start down what rabbit hole? The old alternator crapped out on me so I went to the parts store to get a new one....Is that what you're asking?

I have continuity from the ground wire...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
to the case? yes that was my 12v to the case...

to the case? yes that was my 12v to the case reference in post 1
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
zvolv, see above, ~12V I'm going to take it...

zvolv, see above, ~12V

I'm going to take it back tomorrow and have them bench test it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
advance auto parts, it has a carquest # on it. -...

advance auto parts, it has a carquest # on it. - No it is not a bosch alternator.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
With the key on or while the car is running, I...

With the key on or while the car is running, I get ~12V at the multimeter. (When the ring terminal is not on the D+ lug)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,077
Posted By LBM240Wagon
'92 240 Charging Issue

I just replaced the alternator on the 240, and it is not charging. Ground is good to the case, 12V measured at the B+ lug told me no charging. I checked the D+ exciter wire (connected to the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-24-2017, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 901
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Thanks, I did do the jumper wire. I'll take it...

Thanks, I did do the jumper wire. I'll take it back out and verify I have a good connection.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2017, 12:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 901
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Thanks for the resistance bands. I'll check that....

Thanks for the resistance bands. I'll check that.

Gauge doesn't move... If I move it with my finger it stays in that location reguardless of key on/off or temperature.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2017, 09:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 901
Posted By LBM240Wagon
Help Troubleshooting Cluster Temp Gauge

After a broken alternator belt last week (no water pump), and the electric fan the PO put in crapping out on me this week, I figure its time to get serious on fixing the temp gauge (car is trying to...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 909
Posted By LBM240Wagon
PM Sent, know where I can find the install...

PM Sent, know where I can find the install instructions?
Forum: website & board 08-05-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 389
Posted By LBM240Wagon
New Member/Owner

Hello from Melbourne FL, Just picked up a 240 wagon project car. Began cleaning it out today. Interior is starting to come around. Decided to take a break from fox body mustangs and try something...
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