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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 11:23 PM
Replies: 16
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Posted By 2manyturbos
Those are definitely leather seat faces on the...

Those are definitely leather seat faces on the 7-9 series seats. The bands and back of the seat cover are vinyl.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 03:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 219
Posted By 2manyturbos
PM sent. I have a much nicer seat you might be...

PM sent. I have a much nicer seat you might be interested in. That cushion has extra perforations because it has been repaired. Those are sewing machine needle holes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 163
Posted By 2manyturbos
Almost never with that range of outside...

Almost never with that range of outside temperature. Turn on your defroster and see if the fan cycles on. Or, the AC. As long as you hear it come on, everything is fine. The later set up has a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 74
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's why it won't work. The 92 and older...

That's why it won't work. The 92 and older sending units change resistance in the opposite direction compared to a 1993 and newer sending unit. You may be able to figure out how to rewire it as was...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 74
Posted By 2manyturbos
It will work, however, I think the 90 780 only...

It will work, however, I think the 90 780 only has a 16 gallon tank. It has been a long time since I've driven mine. I'll check the owner's manual and see what it says. The sending units IRS versus...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 117
Posted By 2manyturbos
Get a used lock cylinder and have a lock smith...

Get a used lock cylinder and have a lock smith key it to your key. Usually, a $20-$30 job.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By 2manyturbos
Early 240 M46 with an iron case.

Early 240 M46 with an iron case.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 391
Posted By 2manyturbos
Nowhere near that much. I shipped an M46 to a...

Nowhere near that much. I shipped an M46 to a member on here a couple of months ago. The M46 with bell housing and OD unit with no shifter cage or handle weighed 100 lb packed. I used one of those...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,315
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's just my opinion. I'm going to leave it...

That's just my opinion. I'm going to leave it right where it is.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,315
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's really where this thread belongs, IMO. ...

That's really where this thread belongs, IMO. O.T.
Should I do something?, along with a Poll does not constitute a performance thread.

If he actually decides to proceed, then, he should start a...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,315
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's the way my F250 with a 460 is. It gets 11...

That's the way my F250 with a 460 is. It gets 11 miles per gallon on a good day.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,315
Posted By 2manyturbos
He asked for opinions....

He asked for opinions....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-15-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,402
Posted By 2manyturbos
Just put in a 148 EZK. That way, it will...

Just put in a 148 EZK. That way, it will eliminate the EGR system all together and you keep the check engine light, which has to be there if you have emissions testing where you are located. It's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-15-2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 150
Posted By 2manyturbos
He's asking about the hose clamp in the 3rd...

He's asking about the hose clamp in the 3rd picture. OP, you are going to have to lower the gas tank to get at that clamp.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,315
Posted By 2manyturbos
If you drop it in from high enough, it will...

If you drop it in from high enough, it will create its own clearances.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ I vaguely remember the additional bracket on...

^^ I vaguely remember the additional bracket on the crossmember that you are describing. I may still have one of the crossmembers out of one of the two 16 valve 740s I parted out.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,315
Posted By 2manyturbos
That should have been one of the options in your...

That should have been one of the options in your Poll. "Sell it and buy something else". I would have voted if that was a choice. The other two choices were like, "Drill through your front teeth...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,315
Posted By 2manyturbos
They are so heavy my front loader tractor cannot...

They are so heavy my front loader tractor cannot pick them up. It would be a ridiculous motor to stick in any Volvo body. Not only that, they are huge. You probably could not close the hood. A GM...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 341
Posted By 2manyturbos
The early struts have a snap ring at the bottom...

The early struts have a snap ring at the bottom of the tube and a spacer that sits on top of it. The technician knows what he's talking about. The spacer is required or else you will have at least...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 1,315
Posted By 2manyturbos
I like the old Ford engines having had a big...

I like the old Ford engines having had a big block 67 Mustang and still owning a 69 F100 Hi Boy and I'll still vote no. The 460 is a low end torque engine. They don't make all that much horse...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 332
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ This, and skimmed/milled, IMO. I won't put...

^^ This, and skimmed/milled, IMO. I won't put one back together without doing those operations. By now, the surface has so much erosion it isn't worth the risk. A straight edge won't pick that up.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 327
Posted By 2manyturbos
The cross members are the same. The B234 16...

The cross members are the same. The B234 16 valve brackets are definitely different from the B230 brackets. Just use the appropriate combination of parts and you can do the swap.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 02:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 101
Posted By 2manyturbos
SEM Camel interior paint is as close as it gets.

SEM Camel interior paint is as close as it gets.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 332
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ Sounds like that is a common failure point. ...

^^ Sounds like that is a common failure point. Greg_ervin has a 940 that he kept loosing coolant from and couldn't figure out where it was going. One day, it got on the exhaust manifold and he...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 123
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ That's what your bro said two posts above. :)

^^ That's what your bro said two posts above. :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 123
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ At least you can still get one. So many 240...

^^ At least you can still get one. So many 240 parts are NLA now.
Forum: showroom 02-11-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 662
Posted By 2manyturbos
You're right. The C-pillar is about 3-4 inches...

You're right. The C-pillar is about 3-4 inches narrower than a rear 240 pillar. All three are narrower than the real deal. The trunk lid is about 4-5 inches shorter than the real deal as well. ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 123
Posted By 2manyturbos
PM sent.

PM sent.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ That's why I asked, flywheel or flex plate. ...

^^ That's why I asked, flywheel or flex plate. Flywheel made sense for a 1991 16 valve, not the 1993 940T. Not here in the US anyway.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 193
Posted By 2manyturbos
Flex plate or flywheel? Either way, no...

Flex plate or flywheel? Either way, no difference. Both have LH 2.4 fuel injection.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By 2manyturbos
By 1993 the odds are high that an NA 940 will...

By 1993 the odds are high that an NA 940 will have the locker in it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By 2manyturbos
All North American market 940 turbos are supposed...

All North American market 940 turbos are supposed to have a G-80 in them as standard equipment. I have never come across one yet that didn't have the G-80 in it.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 941
Posted By 2manyturbos
I caught that. He replaced the tensioner and the...

I caught that. He replaced the tensioner and the belt came off. It stayed on before that. Alignment of the crank didn't change. Alignment of the cam didn't change. Something has to be out of...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 941
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's the way I was interpreting what you were...

That's the way I was interpreting what you were saying. That usually has to do with the tensioner running at a slight anle. I had a brand new tensioner that caused the belt to want to move forward...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
You started a discussion. One where everyone...

You started a discussion. One where everyone learns from each other, hopefully.

From apache.

Agreed, it's all about the mass of air squeezed into the 2.3L per 2x revolution, the vol will...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
I didn't miss it at all. What apachechef said is...

I didn't miss it at all. What apachechef said is exactly correct. The only difference in his scenario is the temperature. Otherwise, the two turbos would be moving the exact same amount of air. ...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
Get Duder in here and he can describe the process...

Get Duder in here and he can describe the process much better. He lives turbos.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
Looks to me like you "get it".

Looks to me like you "get it".
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes. It is a mass unit when standard temperature...

Yes. It is a mass unit when standard temperature and pressure are the operating parameters. It is a funky English unit, which we here in the states have to suffer using. Just like inches, feet,...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
Pound of fuel, pounds of air are the typical...

Pound of fuel, pounds of air are the typical engineering units used to describe power and efficiency in the English/US system. SI would be Kilograms. Nobody uses moles to evaluate pumps, which is...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
Wrong. That is what you are failing to see. ...

Wrong. That is what you are failing to see. They are not at all independent and can't be treated as such. You don't get higher boost pressures without restricting the exhaust. There is "work"...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
CFM isn't even a complete picture. Pounds per...

CFM isn't even a complete picture. Pounds per minute is a complete picture. CFM without temperature and humidity still doesn't cut it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 548
Posted By 2manyturbos
No history on the car? If you are just flipping...

No history on the car? If you are just flipping the car and it currently works and is quiet, don't worry about it. If you are keeping the car, do it. At least pull the cover and impeller from one...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is yet another lie they told. It is...

That is yet another lie they told. It is "supposed" to be part of the winter package. That's what they have printed right in their literature. I sold a 1996 960 sedan to a friend of mine that has...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 548
Posted By 2manyturbos
Blower motor if it is original. It's about a...

Blower motor if it is original. It's about a 1.5-2 hour job if the dash is already out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 32,977
Posted By 2manyturbos
I thought it would be. The Gates pump I bought...

I thought it would be. The Gates pump I bought for my F250 7.5L gas engine was made in china. It looks to be an exact copy of the original Motorcraft pump. Ford discontinued supplying an original...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 368
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yet, according to Volvo literature, it did. :) ...

Yet, according to Volvo literature, it did. :) Lying bastards. 1996 was supposedly the last year of it being standard on a US market 960. 97-98 is was optional and you had to pay extra for it.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 1,262
Posted By 2manyturbos
Ding, ding, ding. We have a winner. That is...

Ding, ding, ding. We have a winner. That is exactly what is happening. Same PSI DOES NOT Equal same air flow in all instances. You have to look at pressure ratios. If you start driving a turbo...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-07-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 146
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, I know. Absolutely nothing interchanges as...

Yes, I know. Absolutely nothing interchanges as far as the sunroof parts, except, possibly, the crank handle. I have a good set of 240 sunroof cables. Send me a PM if you are interested in buying...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2018, 11:29 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 941
Posted By 2manyturbos
No. Oil on the belt did not cause it to come off....

No. Oil on the belt did not cause it to come off. I have encountered plenty of Volvo B21/23/230 engines with leaking cam seals where the belt was saturated, yet, it stayed aligned on the sprockets. ...
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