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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 11:38 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
:rofl: I missed this post somehow yesterday

:rofl: I missed this post somehow yesterday
Forum: performance & modifications 10-12-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Oh that makes more sense anyway. Well, if the...

Oh that makes more sense anyway. Well, if the 940t is running and driving and will maybe pass inspection, I wouldnít pull the trans from it. You could just make the 940T faster!
Forum: performance & modifications 10-11-2019, 10:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
All I know is about the accumulator mod. You...

All I know is about the accumulator mod.

You donít wanna buy a 745+T would ya?:lol: itíll come with the aw71 attached
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-11-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I didn’t flare them unfortunately as i don’t have...

I didn’t flare them unfortunately as i don’t have a flaring tool and realllly just want this car road worthy enough to sell. I don’t think it’ll be an issue. I used 5/16" ID hose that was oil rated,...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-11-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Itíll handle burnouts depending on your rear...

Itíll handle burnouts depending on your rear tire, but it likely wonít hold 20+ psi especially in third:lol:

I have an aw71 but itís high mileage so that wouldnít work. Iíll keep an eye out at the...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Dang I am interested but probably not at the...

Dang I am interested but probably not at the moment. Saving what I can save for a house payment and somehow havenít launched an m47 in either of my 240s yet. (Knock on wood)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-08-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Clean it and JB weld it I think gstellr had...

Clean it and JB weld it

I think gstellr had a similar problem recently.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-08-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
G80 Squirter block Ecu and EZK Efan +...

G80
Squirter block
Ecu and EZK
Efan + wiring and relays
Downpipe
Manifold
Turbo

Other stuff
Forum: performance & modifications 10-07-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 422
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Is this the same m47 I sold you? I remember you...

Is this the same m47 I sold you? I remember you blowing up a couple, but like you said that was the tightest quietest m47 I'd ever driven:lol:
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 583
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
No idea. You don't need to beef it up though. It...

No idea. You don't need to beef it up though. It has a forged crank and M rods I think. That's one of, if not the most stout stock bottom end redblock.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Seems cheaper/easier than adapters. As long as...

Seems cheaper/easier than adapters. As long as they won't pop off or piss ATF, I'm satisfied.

Thanks all!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Quick question: If I simply make a clean cut...

Quick question: If I simply make a clean cut using a pipe cutter, can I get away with sliding some trans cooler hose over the hard lines and using about 2 hose clamps for protection? It won't have a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Thank you

Thank you
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 583
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I'm not sure if the b23 had the M rods or not,...

I'm not sure if the b23 had the M rods or not, but if I recall correctly it did. That motor will be stronger than any b230 up until around 89-90 when they went to the 13mm rods. And even then, the M...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Research is showing 5AN, I just want to confirm I...

Research is showing 5AN, I just want to confirm I would've assumed they didn't use AN stuff from the factory. Thought it was that weird JIC stuff

Also I'm having a hell of a time finding 5an...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 893
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Yeah tightening to spec is a good idea I'm sure,...

Yeah tightening to spec is a good idea I'm sure, I am just lazy and use a 1/2" breaker bar. I don't recommend people do what I do.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 583
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
The motor can handle 3x the power you're going to...

The motor can handle 3x the power you're going to be able to make NA with a carb
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
AW71 trans cooler thread pitch

Does anyone know the thread pitch of the trans cooler lines from the AW series automatics? The hardlines do not fit my current setup so I am moving to a barbed fitting and using rubber hose.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 950
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Please update your build thread with pictures. I...

Please update your build thread with pictures. I am intrigued by this e36.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 893
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
:rofl: sike. I have literally torqued one to spec...

:rofl: sike. I have literally torqued one to spec one time and it fell off. Now I just tighten the **** out of them with my iPd tool


Granted, I probably installed it wrong without the key way...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-04-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 974
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Wait until night time, then swap in a CPS

Wait until night time, then swap in a CPS
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-04-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 974
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Keep in mind that a crank sensor doesnít always...

Keep in mind that a crank sensor doesnít always completely die and cut fuel and spark. Iíve seen them intermittently cut one or the other. I could still get spark from the coil wire and still got the...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-04-2019, 12:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,563
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Man i can barely see that:lol:

Man i can barely see that:lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-03-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 974
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Fire a $13 parts cannon CPS at it in true TB...

Fire a $13 parts cannon CPS at it in true TB fashion
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-03-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 893
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Yeah I think I saw some Swedes break one at...

Yeah I think I saw some Swedes break one at around 650-700hp?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,814
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Dang itís like when you buy a waterproof phone...

Dang itís like when you buy a waterproof phone case and then submerge your phone for whatever reason and it completely gets destroyed, the company is like ".....well we can send you a new case to...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 517
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
FWD 5 cylinder turbo injectors are slightly...

FWD 5 cylinder turbo injectors are slightly larger and high impedance so you will simply bypass the resistor pack. 13psi on a 13c should be within the limits of stock injectors and FWD 5 cylinder...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,814
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I don’t see the visual problem with the pump?...

I don’t see the visual problem with the pump? That sucks that it failed and caused all your issues though. Wonder how long it’s been lazy, did the wideband read lean a while before it grenaded?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,563
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
This wouldn't be TB if I didn't offer $14.99. ...

This wouldn't be TB if I didn't offer $14.99.

Did you already try using a wire brush to remove the inevitable sludge due to hispters and their 9 thousand mile OCI's?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,563
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Look closer, I bet it's there.

Look closer, I bet it's there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-01-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,196
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Isn’t the ignition map going to be different from...

Isn’t the ignition map going to be different from an EGR vs non EGR EZK? As in, EGR EZK will have a more aggressive map because it’s expecting an inert gas? Just a thought.

Edit: nvm that was...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 893
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
You asked for quality parts and then spent nearly...

You asked for quality parts and then spent nearly $100 on a dorman product :-(!
Forum: performance & modifications 09-27-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,701
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Why isn’t this in off topic??

Why isn’t this in off topic??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-25-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
IMO, it’s worth sticking a 951 white label in any...

IMO, it’s worth sticking a 951 white label in any NA LH2.4 car. They’re cheap and dead nuts reliable.

Some pink labels prime the pump, some don’t. I’ve had 2 556 (561???) NA lh2.4 cold start...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-23-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
m46 is fine at 200hp. Just be nice to it,...

m46 is fine at 200hp. Just be nice to it, especially 3rd gear.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-22-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Pretty sure the ignition coil has a spade...

Pretty sure the ignition coil has a spade connector that is switched 12v, but perhaps that’s not a good one to use? It was really easy to connect to since it’s just an open spade connector. We used...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,118
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Are there any downside besides 13mpgs? Guess...

Are there any downside besides 13mpgs?

Guess I need to hop on t injector calculator.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,118
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
@John with something like bone stock lh2.4 turbo...

@John with something like bone stock lh2.4 turbo computers, can one actually reliably get away with changing NOTHING other than injector size and run E85? I’m to the point where I’m temporarily...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,118
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
It’s on a +t so I have a bit higher compression....

It’s on a +t so I have a bit higher compression. I’ve also read of other having pinging at low boost like me but it’s very annoying. I’d like to reliably run 12-14psi. I’ll be getting the injectors...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,118
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Now I have put roughly 3 gallons of e85 in a tank...

Now I have put roughly 3 gallons of e85 in a tank of 93 on my +t 240, but I have some concerns. Yes e85 is higher octane but less energy per volume than gasoline. So do those 3 gallons actually up...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,196
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Was the 951 ever used in NA 7/9 cars? Or was it...

Was the 951 ever used in NA 7/9 cars? Or was it only installed on all 1993 240s?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,196
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Wow I have never even considered this! I run...

Wow I have never even considered this!

I run a 951 and 169 in all my NA cars.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,196
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
All you have to do is swap in a non EGR EZK, then...

All you have to do is swap in a non EGR EZK, then cap off the port in the intake and the port in the exhaust. That’s it.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
I used a quarter :-P if engine is disassembled...

I used a quarter :-P if engine is disassembled and out then I’d certainly do the block return like the factory did. Just drill it properly unlike I did. A block return is cleanest IMO. I didn’t end...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 656
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
There were, but iirc it was only Regina cars....

There were, but iirc it was only Regina cars. (And only some of them)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 734
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
So you didn’t change injectors at all, you simply...

So you didn’t change injectors at all, you simply installed an lh2.4 ecu and ezk and now it doesn’t start?

For whatever reason, when i first installed my turbo ecu and ezk (with stock injectors I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Yes correct, but the sending unit will rust, and...

Yes correct, but the sending unit will rust, and the fuel strainer will break down severely and contaminate the system. BTDT. Installed a new fuel system from tank pump to injectors:x:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 734
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Here’s a dumb question, what’s the part number on...

Here’s a dumb question, what’s the part number on the ECU/EZK you installed? What yeah car did they come from, and what injectors are you running?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-16-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,563
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
See I assumed just as much, but it's profile...

See I assumed just as much, but it's profile looked anemic at best. I didn't have much time to take any measurements but will do so in the future.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-16-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By iHateVolvoPeople
Here's how I did my last one. Pay no attention to...

Here's how I did my last one. Pay no attention to the abortion of the block drain. Barb off the bottom of the turbo, then a no weld 10an fitting in the pan, then another 10an (blue fitting) pushloc...
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