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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 10:28 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By EivlEvo
First... to OP. Sorry... didn't realize you were...

First... to OP. Sorry... didn't realize you were turbo. Yes. Turbos don't have the flame arrestor because the turbo does that. Just make sure those hoses are clear.



Yep... just the stock valve...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 02:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 382
Posted By EivlEvo
When I was looking for the 240mm plates they were...

When I was looking for the 240mm plates they were impossible to source. Even the 228 stuff was a long wait to use "OEM" parts.

But to be clear... the bolt circle diameter and holes ARE in fact...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 02:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 248
Posted By EivlEvo
If you crack that sucker open and start swapping...

If you crack that sucker open and start swapping crap around. Pay attention to which color wires go where and do what. A bunch of the replacement fuel components back there swapped wiring colors...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 02:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 297
Posted By EivlEvo
ALWAYS make sure your oil idiot light is lighting...

ALWAYS make sure your oil idiot light is lighting up during the startup procedure. lol...

Now we're all just like... you're gonna die for a question that basically amounted to "change your flame...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 01:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 375
Posted By EivlEvo
Haha. EVERY car we get our hands on needs $7k...

Haha. EVERY car we get our hands on needs $7k worth of work. An $3k Porsche probably puts out more than a $3k Volvo though.

If we go to $5k however that's when you start buying the hilarious V8 +T...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 01:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By EivlEvo
Should also be noted that I got flamed when I...

Should also be noted that I got flamed when I said in some older thread that getting FW lightened on mostly stock 240's made marginal difference (I was implying you could probably get better gains...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 135
Posted By EivlEvo
I have JohnVs flywheel. It's not light, but it's...

I have JohnVs flywheel. It's not light, but it's DEFINITELY lightER. Plus Billet.

I also have a ford racing 3.5 inch aluminum DS. I don't recommend that diameter. Though... I feel like I've got it...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 01:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By EivlEvo
What car? What injectors? Give us the things man!

What car? What injectors? Give us the things man!
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 382
Posted By EivlEvo
I'm on the Kennedy Stage 2. Honestly as much...

I'm on the Kennedy Stage 2.

Honestly as much of a pain as it sounds I'd probably get in there... see what the disc plate and FW look like and evaluate from there.

It could've been something as...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 10:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 375
Posted By EivlEvo
Oh god man... the whole internet is LOUSY with...

Oh god man... the whole internet is LOUSY with $3k Porsches.

It's like a GD Top Gear episode!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 297
Posted By EivlEvo
Both... this is in fact the specific component of...

Both... this is in fact the specific component of the whole thing that's SUPPOSED to be cleaned like... every other oil change or something.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 375
Posted By EivlEvo
That 87 probably isn't leather. It's most...

That 87 probably isn't leather. It's most certainly vinyl... tho looking at the pics it's hard to tell. I thought all the 240's had buttoned leather. Regardless that interior is in crazy good shape....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 248
Posted By EivlEvo
Additionally... did you mess with any of the...

Additionally... did you mess with any of the wiring connections to that pump and cause it to run backwards so the two pumps are just fighting each other?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 297
Posted By EivlEvo
It's basically an OEM spec "catch can" that is...

It's basically an OEM spec "catch can" that is designed to work WITH emissions. It's just a baffled chamber. You get blow by into your crank case that requires the pressure go somewhere. Rather than...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 03:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 297
Posted By EivlEvo
It's honestly not that bad. The two ways to make...

It's honestly not that bad. The two ways to make it "easy" but more work are...

Order an intake manifold gasket, and remove the IM to slide it out.

Or... (probably also AND) order a throttle...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 03:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 375
Posted By EivlEvo
As I said. Buy this one. Even if you pay to have...

As I said. Buy this one. Even if you pay to have it shipped it ends up being less monies.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 375
Posted By EivlEvo
So a few things. 1. I think a lot of people...

So a few things.

1. I think a lot of people on here would argue it's hard to get one of these cars to quit. So "good buy" is in the eye of the beholder.
2. An 87 with working AC I'd want to know...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-15-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By EivlEvo
Both ECUs. The LH computer (fuel) and the EZK...

Both ECUs. The LH computer (fuel) and the EZK (ignition) they're both in the pax footwell. The LH is on the fender side and the EZK is on the firewall side. Really easy to grab/get to. (Although now...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-14-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By EivlEvo
The aerostar is 3 inch and you need the one from...

The aerostar is 3 inch and you need the one from like 2 years only and it has to be the AWD version.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-14-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 223
Posted By EivlEvo
I guess it just depends on which end you want to...

I guess it just depends on which end you want to yutz with... do you know the diameter of that driveshaft? I'm using the ford racing 3.5 driveshaft and it's too close for my tastes. If you were gonna...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-14-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By EivlEvo
IF it has an AW71 trans then grab it... otherwise...

IF it has an AW71 trans then grab it... otherwise it's the same as your 240. The driveshafts are different in 940 iirc so forget that. If it has a locking diff then you can yank the diff, but the...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-14-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By EivlEvo
Now THIS is interesting!

Now THIS is interesting!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 582
Posted By EivlEvo
Send it to Jalopnik.

Send it to Jalopnik.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By EivlEvo
Haha no I was saying in general. CNC doesn't just...

Haha no I was saying in general. CNC doesn't just mean metal you know though... it's just reductive vs. additive. The challenge with the additive is the layer based construction and the effective...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By EivlEvo
Right... I'm not suggesting that 3D printers...

Right... I'm not suggesting that 3D printers don't exist, or that they don't make parts or they don't work. You made a one off part.

OP is asking about 3D printing a splitter.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By EivlEvo
You do what?

You do what?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By EivlEvo
Yeah at my last private sector company we would...

Yeah at my last private sector company we would print stuff and take it to the SD low speed wind tunnel. It was great to produce something at that quality and using FDM but I mean... the amount of...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By EivlEvo
Yes, of course but also not really. But also my...

Yes, of course but also not really. But also my words always get twisted around.

Consumer level stuff isn't going to produce a production quality item. Least of all at the entry level of FDM. One...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 563
Posted By EivlEvo
3D printing makes prototypes.

3D printing makes prototypes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 379
Posted By EivlEvo
In a perfect world it's in a "perfectly vertical"...

In a perfect world it's in a "perfectly vertical" position to aid the life of the pump. I don't think hose clamping it would be bad. It just needs to not move really and be cooled by fuel.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2018, 10:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 465
Posted By EivlEvo
For a margin of safety I also run ratchet straps...

For a margin of safety I also run ratchet straps through before I yank them out. And yes... even with good spring compressors just treat it like a bomb...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 776
Posted By EivlEvo
I was actually wondering if anyone had used the...

I was actually wondering if anyone had used the Saab efan setups before but didn't want to derail the thread.

I also happen to have a 91 Saab 900. As you all know, the motors are similar in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 776
Posted By EivlEvo
You turbo or NA?

You turbo or NA?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By EivlEvo
Truthfully no. If you had a shop do an alignment...

Truthfully no. If you had a shop do an alignment and it doesn't feel good to you that doesn't mean it's wrong, it just means you both aren't speaking the same language.

Taking it to Volvo will...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-09-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 358
Posted By EivlEvo
What do your alignment specs look like? This...

What do your alignment specs look like? This sounds like either a toe or camber issue and you just aren't used to the alignment changes they made.

Do you have your before and after numbers?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-09-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By EivlEvo
Yep... that was my thing too. Now I just...

Yep... that was my thing too.

Now I just ride with a fire extinguisher in all my cars.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2018, 12:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 903
Posted By EivlEvo
Goes to show how much power to weight can assist...

Goes to show how much power to weight can assist with things I guess...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By EivlEvo
Oh... I said all of this already... that's what I...

Oh... I said all of this already... that's what I get for forgetting what info I had when I posted that lol.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By EivlEvo
This is what I was thinking... and that...

This is what I was thinking... and that alternator grounding strap was one of the reasons my first Volvo lit itself on fire!

I did just drive home in some extremely heavy rains, and I don't have...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By EivlEvo
Hahahaha

Hahahaha
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 401
Posted By EivlEvo
Oil light on with car turned off?

Crew, wandered out to my 93 245 this morning and my oil light was on? Car started fine but noticed I didn't get ANY oil light during the startup light check. Car drove fine. Oil level is fine. When I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2018, 12:47 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 910
Posted By EivlEvo
It's made of meat. Also, use meat on your plugs. ...

It's made of meat. Also, use meat on your plugs.

Pure meat.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By EivlEvo
Could be many things... if you're actually in...

Could be many things... if you're actually in Raleigh and want some help diagnosing feel free to chase me down.

First thing I would check is boost leaks. Then I'd look at your coolant temp sensor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 233
Posted By EivlEvo
Not specifically but racetronix sells a random...

Not specifically but racetronix sells a random crapload of FI parts and adapters that may net some results?

https://www.racetronix.biz/storeitems.asp?cc=fuelinj-00
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,538
Posted By EivlEvo
How does it drive?

How does it drive?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,538
Posted By EivlEvo
CHEESE AND RICE! Incredible.

CHEESE AND RICE!

Incredible.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 339
Posted By EivlEvo
Yeah, you'll be fine. My car also dealt with...

Yeah, you'll be fine.

My car also dealt with a failed cooler inside the radiator!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 408
Posted By EivlEvo
I mean it could be any of those things in there....

I mean it could be any of those things in there. If you're getting it with both vertical and when turning the wheel I'd start with things that are related. Ball joints, the A arm bushings always get...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 786
Posted By EivlEvo
Holy ****.

Holy ****.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 670
Posted By EivlEvo
Dang... I'm getting ready to do this (if I can...

Dang... I'm getting ready to do this (if I can find someone to evacuate the system and let me leave) and this isn't inspiring lol
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