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Forum: performance & modifications 12-31-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,790
Posted By crazy240
Thanks for the advice. Yes for now I am...

Thanks for the advice.
Yes for now I am tinkering with the injection system.
I replaced the vacuum pump thingi on the passenger fender.
Wiring, injectors etc seem to be in good shape but it...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-30-2019, 10:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,790
Posted By crazy240
B30 VS penta AQ 170?

I have a 73 164 I am restoring. It currently has the fuel injection system on it that acts up whenever it feels like it.
Incidentally I bought a boat and ended up getting a second because the guy...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2016, 12:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,127
Posted By crazy240
Ok. So I use the 2.4 parts on the block side and...

Ok. So I use the 2.4 parts on the block side and M46 parts on the tranny side basically.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2016, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,127
Posted By crazy240
Does a LH2.4 block and flywheel mate with a M46?

I have a 82 242 turbo missing most of the 2.1 parts and a 91 LH 2.4 B230ft from a 940.
Can I run the 2.4 with the M46? I know I need to notch the bell housing but what is needed to make the flywheel...
Forum: showroom 06-28-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,399
Posted By crazy240
Canistos get people to look at a 240..

Canistos get people to look at a 240..
Forum: showroom 05-28-2016, 10:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,749
Posted By crazy240
I think 780s had the turbo plus but not sure....

I think 780s had the turbo plus but not sure. They seem faster than regular turbos and I know the ones in Sweden had it.
Forum: showroom 05-13-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 9,759
Views: 5,931,086
Posted By crazy240
Swedish miles or american?

Swedish miles or american?
Forum: showroom 05-12-2016, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,213
Posted By crazy240
Rear mount radiator in a 240?

Anybody have a picture of a rear mounted radiator in a 240?
I am building a 242 and toying with a T6 swap. I thought a rear mounted radiator could look cool with the right louvers/air dams and save...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,559
Posted By crazy240
That would be sweet. Pm sent.

That would be sweet. Pm sent.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2016, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,559
Posted By crazy240
Sorry it's an 82. Yea I looked at my 92 and 93...

Sorry it's an 82. Yea I looked at my 92 and 93 panels but figured it had different accessories etc. the panel for the car is gone.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2016, 11:04 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 28,738
Posted By crazy240
I bought a 245 turbo once that ran great when...

I bought a 245 turbo once that ran great when cold then ran rougher and rougher when hot. One day it died on my sis driving it and she was down around the corner so I whipped over to get her. She had...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 18,640
Posted By crazy240
I bought some victor reinz sets off eBay that...

I bought some victor reinz sets off eBay that worked great. I usually put a thin layer of black make a gasket goo to.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2016, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,559
Posted By crazy240
242 turbo fuse box reference photos needed.

I came in to ownership of an old 242 turbo I had a few years ago over the weekend.
Sadly the car is no longer intact and was a drift car dream torn apart and just left in pieces.
The wiring looks...
Forum: showroom 04-05-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,119
Posted By crazy240
240s are not slow, you just gotta adjust your...

240s are not slow, you just gotta adjust your lifestyle..
Momentum is the name of the game.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-21-2016, 09:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,781
Posted By crazy240
Thanks. I have been putting off a puking rear...

Thanks. I have been putting off a puking rear main but this should a fun project now..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-21-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,781
Posted By crazy240
240 transmission removal method and tools?

Seems I am always fighting and cussing when I am taking a transmission out of a 240.
Is there a good method or tools that make it easy? I am mostly talking about the bell housing to engine block...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-21-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,488
Posted By crazy240
Densos work really good due to compact size. I...

Densos work really good due to compact size. I personally trust bosh better.
I have had 1 denso die on me and been running bosh since with no issues. I usually get ones that look newer, rebuilt or...
Forum: showroom 03-14-2016, 07:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,342
Posted By crazy240
Google would be your friend in this case.

Google would be your friend in this case.
Forum: showroom 03-14-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,342
Posted By crazy240
Exhaust tip show off

I need some visual exhaust tip ideas.
I am doing a +T on a black 244 and got the IPD sport system but want a nicer tip.
3" out in stainless would look right but a turn down takes some high pitch...
Forum: events 03-11-2016, 05:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,000
Posted By crazy240
I can bring a 240 and some beer. Maybe I will...

I can bring a 240 and some beer.
Maybe I will talk dad in to bringing a car as well.
Forum: showroom 03-02-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 30,557
Posted By crazy240
You got to admit, cars like this is what makes...

You got to admit, cars like this is what makes this site.
Imagine how many people had a bad day, read this thread and then smiled.
Forum: showroom 03-02-2016, 04:58 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 30,557
Posted By crazy240
Good job sir! Many people on here have spent far...

Good job sir! Many people on here have spent far more using all Volvo parts and still not had it on the road..
Forum: showroom 01-26-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,296
Posted By crazy240
See that's not rust guys, it's called Swedish air...

See that's not rust guys, it's called Swedish air conditioning.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-11-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,859
Posted By crazy240
I will test a nother battery in the car this...

I will test a nother battery in the car this evening before I replace the headlight switch to see if that makes a difference.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-10-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,859
Posted By crazy240
Battery is brand new along with engine rebuild. ...

Battery is brand new along with engine rebuild.
It checks out totally fine. Takes a full charge and still holds 13.6v after a week of sitting.
The engine swings fine once it goes. It is not a weak...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-10-2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,859
Posted By crazy240
95 940 turbo won't start most the time

I rebuilt the engine in a 95 940 turbo and it did great for several months.
Recently it won't start. The lights on the dash come on very faded when you turn the key. It is just dead or sometimes...
Forum: showroom 07-02-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,255
Posted By crazy240
Gold any day if you need 2 tone. Silver looks...

Gold any day if you need 2 tone. Silver looks awesome and makes it pop.
Forum: showroom 06-29-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,068
Posted By crazy240
That thing has some personality man.. Sweet...

That thing has some personality man..
Sweet find! Shiny brown ain't that bad.
Forum: showroom 06-28-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 2,292
Views: 1,383,984
Posted By crazy240
I run 205/50/16 on geminis. Looks right and...

I run 205/50/16 on geminis. Looks right and speedo is dead on.
Forum: showroom 06-14-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 13,873
Posted By crazy240
F*** the wife, Volvos for life!

F*** the wife, Volvos for life!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-05-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,616
Posted By crazy240
Yes the plate that goes between the filter and...

Yes the plate that goes between the filter and the block on a B21FT.
It's the big nut on the inside. The filter covers it when installed.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-04-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,616
Posted By crazy240
What size is the nut on 240 turbo oil cooler filter mount?

Anybody know the nut size for the oil cooler filter mount/line connect plate thingy?
Forum: showroom 06-01-2015, 01:13 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,797
Posted By crazy240
I ride on falcon 205/55/16 on Gemini wheels. ...

I ride on falcon 205/55/16 on Gemini wheels.
Really nice fit and comfort. Speedo is dead on.
Forum: showroom 05-28-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 30,883
Posted By crazy240
It even has a reefer vent.. Have not seen one...

It even has a reefer vent..
Have not seen one of these since I left Sweden. Sweet save.
Forum: showroom 05-07-2015, 12:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,543
Posted By crazy240
Depends on weather etc. sunny day now in spring...

Depends on weather etc. sunny day now in spring it's pretty good.
Could do some volvos and beer somewhere and then hit the gathering.
I see many daily volvos commuting from here so there is plenty...
Forum: showroom 05-04-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,543
Posted By crazy240
Yea I moved down to Kyle but still work in town...

Yea I moved down to Kyle but still work in town so don't see you as often.
I added a ridiculously clean black 92 244 on 780 multi x to my fleet.
You ever go to cabelas car meet on Saturdays?
I...
Forum: showroom 05-03-2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,543
Posted By crazy240
Seen you turning a corner off Rundberg a few days...

Seen you turning a corner off Rundberg a few days ago.
Those wheels make it hard to miss you..
Forum: showroom 04-27-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,047
Posted By crazy240
Any more pix of the maroon? She looks mighty...

Any more pix of the maroon?
She looks mighty fine..
Forum: showroom 04-27-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 9,759
Views: 5,931,086
Posted By crazy240
Where can I get an eggcrate grill like that?

Where can I get an eggcrate grill like that?
Forum: showroom 04-22-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,664
Posted By crazy240
Sheesh, I would have brought plenty of beer and a...

Sheesh, I would have brought plenty of beer and a 240..
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 38,483
Posted By crazy240
Nice save my man. Once a wagon, always a wagon..

Nice save my man.
Once a wagon, always a wagon..
Forum: showroom 04-17-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,998
Posted By crazy240
Damn that car looks sweet! Foxy and boxy.

Damn that car looks sweet!
Foxy and boxy.
Forum: showroom 04-17-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 12,528
Posted By crazy240
Sweet wagon! Looks like it has the same mother...

Sweet wagon!
Looks like it has the same mother as my 93.
You need to tint them windows. Limo out back helps tons with the display case or fish bowl effect.
Wagons are the best tho. You can run...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-26-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,596
Posted By crazy240
Lol, looks like I have some reading and...

Lol, looks like I have some reading and finnicking around to do, I took the gearing apart thinking there was dirt or something broken in there and have slapped, tapped, spit and rubbed all around...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-26-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,596
Posted By crazy240
93 speedo and everything else works.

93
speedo and everything else works.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-26-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,596
Posted By crazy240
Odometer not working after new gear

Hey, I have been fixing small things on my 92 244.
I replaced the odo gear like I usually do on these but still no go, I swapped the entire cluster for a spare and that did not work either.
I am...
Forum: showroom 03-26-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,644
Posted By crazy240
Reminds me of an old carpenter family member that...

Reminds me of an old carpenter family member that bought dads old 245 when we left Sweden to move here. This guy bought our pristine red 245 blackline my dad babied for years and used it for his...
Forum: showroom 03-10-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,168
Posted By crazy240
Glad to see somebody is rocking a cold hard...

Glad to see somebody is rocking a cold hard Swedish piece of machinery. Turd or not, it's still doing its job.
Forum: showroom 03-01-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 22,521
Posted By crazy240
Yea Volvo has a few skeletons in the closet. What...

Yea Volvo has a few skeletons in the closet. What is visible at the volvo museum is a very small fraction of what they actually have.
There are warehouses filled with cars and projects.
Today's...
Forum: showroom 01-20-2015, 01:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,471
Posted By crazy240
Car porn at its best..

Car porn at its best..
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