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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 06:01 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By VB242
Did you ask the other gals around the salon?

Did you ask the other gals around the salon?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-11-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
Fed it 20psi tonight, seems happy enough. Had to...

Fed it 20psi tonight, seems happy enough. Had to replace the TPS though, started acting up, the Accel enrichment started doing some crazy **** at idle and it was reading 107% at wot.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-08-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 648
Posted By VB242
Check the coolant for combustion by-products,...

Check the coolant for combustion by-products, could be the head gasket after 41 years. Does it overpressure the cooling system? Does it run cooler when you run the heat full blast?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-08-2019, 03:43 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
I'll play with it, but it didn't want to run on...

I'll play with it, but it didn't want to run on falling edge.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-07-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
It's aliiiive, and peppy too even at .8 bar. I...

It's aliiiive, and peppy too even at .8 bar. I have to get some more power steering fluid and button up a few loose ends but the new fuel pump and a new set of plugs did the trick. Also had to...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-07-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 583
Posted By VB242
You may run into a problem if there isn't a...

You may run into a problem if there isn't a return line to the fuel tank, you might have to source an EFI sending unit/fuel pump assembly and run a return line from the engine bay.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 583
Posted By VB242
No he's right, very strong bottom end, huge...

No he's right, very strong bottom end, huge bearings. M-rods and crank are forged.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 448
Posted By VB242
Check the vacuum line going to the for for raw...

Check the vacuum line going to the for for raw gas, would indicate a bad FPR diaphragm.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 893
Posted By VB242
Or the rope trick

Or the rope trick
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
They're going to replace the 300 under warranty,...

They're going to replace the 300 under warranty, after they get a look at it if course. The tech guy said I could wire in a fuel pressure sensor to MS, and have it cut power if the pressure drops...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
I put the leads directly to the battery, does not...

I put the leads directly to the battery, does not run. I didn't notice the wide band reading when the motor blew, I was merging onto the highway. I think the pump failure and motor destruction all...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
So it's finally all back together, except the...

So it's finally all back together, except the shift knob, vacuum connection to the climate control and the hood. This was after the 3rd attempt for South Bend to get me the right clutch disk, a...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By VB242
Money and skills or a lot of money. Read the...

Money and skills or a lot of money. Read the sticky's at the top for turbo charging the stock motor or read up on swapping in an LS motor, which is the easiest way to 400hp.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2019, 06:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 673
Posted By VB242
Dude, you need the B21 gasket. I'll measure the...

Dude, you need the B21 gasket. I'll measure the stock Elring for you.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,701
Posted By VB242
https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn%3A...

https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn%3AANd9GcRAMONy6Kyn8EMJ_bm3SdKqjBCA0N3AuuDoDEnqWtjId6nX0aKr
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 673
Posted By VB242
2.3 is 96mm, 2.1 is 92mm

2.3 is 96mm, 2.1 is 92mm
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 673
Posted By VB242
#4 is 96mm, it probably won't fit correctly on...

#4 is 96mm, it probably won't fit correctly on your block
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By VB242
I could never get my junkyard one to work, it...

I could never get my junkyard one to work, it would never boost over 9psi.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 673
Posted By VB242
The correct size for the block is the 92mm for...

The correct size for the block is the 92mm for B19-B21, can you measure the old one?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-29-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,701
Posted By VB242
Or he could be a a real Bricker and crawl under...

Or he could be a a real Bricker and crawl under there and finger it out himself. The above sounds like what needs to happen. I bought a Borla axle back for my Toyota, it banged and rattled until I...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 455
Posted By VB242
The low impedance injectors work better with 2.2.

The low impedance injectors work better with 2.2.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,701
Posted By VB242
Don't be thilly, he's a big strong cowboy, or a...

Don't be thilly, he's a big strong cowboy, or a lumber jack, or maybe a village person.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 455
Posted By VB242
I told him to put it on the ground side, Jack put...

I told him to put it on the ground side, Jack put it on the power side to keep with Volvo normalcy.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-24-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 740
Posted By VB242
Get out of the military industrial complex and go...

Get out of the military industrial complex and go work on a weed farm, they won't care.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-23-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 987
Posted By VB242
Well then, you learn something new everyday.

Well then, you learn something new everyday.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-23-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 987
Posted By VB242
Your pic shows 4 lines from #12, that looks like...

Your pic shows 4 lines from #12, that looks like a pressure imbalance switch not a pressure reducing valve. Why would the front lines go into a pressure reducing valve for the rears?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-20-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 579
Posted By VB242
16v= 2x the valves, 2x$14.99= $29.98

16v= 2x the valves, 2x$14.99= $29.98
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 810
Posted By VB242
Try 30 psi and see how they drive, that's way too...

Try 30 psi and see how they drive, that's way too high for what you've got going on.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-18-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,563
Posted By VB242
I have a slotted A cam, let the bidding begin

I have a slotted A cam, let the bidding begin
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 810
Posted By VB242
What size tires/rims and what pressure?

What size tires/rims and what pressure?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-18-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 727
Posted By VB242
I always had problems with na k-jet warm start.

I always had problems with na k-jet warm start.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By VB242
Always pull out even if she says she's on the...

Always pull out even if she says she's on the pill.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 727
Posted By VB242
Look up UTCIS, it's a programmable warm up...

Look up UTCIS, it's a programmable warm up regulator for K-jet, it ain't cheap but it should solve all your problems.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 648
Posted By VB242
I thought there were some 940's made with side...

I thought there were some 940's made with side mount distributor, or was that only 740's?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-16-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By VB242
Boxy box otw, don't make your amm bigger for the...

Boxy box otw, don't make your amm bigger for the injectors I sent you though, you'll run lean
Forum: performance & modifications 09-16-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,008
Posted By VB242
I dyno'd 209hp/236tq to the wheels with 8v IPD...

I dyno'd 209hp/236tq to the wheels with 8v IPD cam/lh2.2 with the Ford brown top injectors I sent him.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,008
Posted By VB242
I didn't think anything related to 2.2 learned...

I didn't think anything related to 2.2 learned anything, unless sbabbs chips are different.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By VB242
https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=20...

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=20676
This is thread I was thinking of
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,008
Posted By VB242
He's a wannabe know it all punk, probably best to...

He's a wannabe know it all punk, probably best to just add him to your ignore list. Unless you want your a/c fixed the next time you're in St. Louis.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By VB242
They're probably the largest injectors you can...

They're probably the largest injectors you can run on 2.2 and still have a decent idle. I had to lean the AMM all the way out for decent idle and cruise, I think I was running 15psi with these....
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By VB242
I have some reman Ford brown tops that I ran on...

I have some reman Ford brown tops that I ran on 2.2, not too many miles after I got them. $100 shipped if you want them. They need the plastic caps and o rings for the tip, can get at any auto parts...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-10-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
Just s comment not a criticism. Getting i the...

Just s comment not a criticism. Getting i the pan hot tanked today, maybe have turbo drain welded on tonight.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
There is a fair amount of sludge in the oil pan,...

There is a fair amount of sludge in the oil pan, but no pickles yet.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-08-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 842
Posted By VB242
Exhaust leak at the manifold-head?

Exhaust leak at the manifold-head?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,935
Posted By VB242
Y u no shoot hole in it?

Y u no shoot hole in it?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-04-2019, 07:51 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
I'm thinking freight would be a killer from the...

I'm thinking freight would be a killer from the left coast.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-04-2019, 07:51 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,812
Posted By VB242
It's a B23F not FT. I read about the ecotec...

It's a B23F not FT. I read about the ecotec engines self destructing and they sell enough pistons that they're only $22.00ea.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,258
Posted By VB242
Cometic says 50ra This website puts it...

Cometic says 50ra

This website puts it between 80-100 grit

https://www.finishing.com/98/42.shtml

Edit upon checking their site again it says 50ra or finer.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-03-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,344
Posted By VB242
Sounds like some electrons leaking to ground in...

Sounds like some electrons leaking to ground in the ignition switch circuit. Or possibly from the ignition coil, I believe the red/wire sends a signal to the relay that the car is running.

I just...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-02-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 668
Posted By VB242
I have a wide 940 radiator in my 242.

I have a wide 940 radiator in my 242.
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