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Forum: performance & modifications 05-25-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,201
Posted By NotSoFresh
No on the 122. Yes I have welded on cars. First...

No on the 122. Yes I have welded on cars. First tranny tunnel I welded was on a channelled '32 ford my buddies dad was building when I was 14. Seriously man, why you being an jerk? Nowhere here did...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-25-2019, 01:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,201
Posted By NotSoFresh
A T5 fits in that tunnel in a 240. If the...

A T5 fits in that tunnel in a 240. If the driveshaft does not clear in the 122, the piece of driveshaft tunnel from the 240 could be cut out at the same time as the bellhousing/tranny section and...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-25-2019, 12:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,201
Posted By NotSoFresh
http://i1283.photobucket.com/albums/a555/alfaseth/...

http://i1283.photobucket.com/albums/a555/alfaseth/IMG_0227_zps252fd59f.jpg

https://forums.24hoursoflemons.com/viewtopic.php?id=28576
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,201
Posted By NotSoFresh
Cut the whole tunnel out of a 240, and "massage"...

Cut the whole tunnel out of a 240, and "massage" it into place. The kind of massage with cutting, beating and fire.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-24-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 841
Posted By NotSoFresh
I already watched them after I read your emails.

I already watched them after I read your emails.
Forum: showroom 05-24-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2,472
Views: 850,720
Posted By NotSoFresh
GT badge needs to be a belt buckle.

GT badge needs to be a belt buckle.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-24-2019, 10:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 841
Posted By NotSoFresh
The car will survive the winter but will your sex...

The car will survive the winter but will your sex life survive a 940?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,119
Posted By NotSoFresh
Better to cry once. Many on here make big power...

Better to cry once. Many on here make big power with stockers. Not reliable power however.
If you want a reliable performance engine, over spec everything at least a bit. I tend to follow a 1.5...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-24-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,585
Posted By NotSoFresh
? worked on my 79?/?.. Perhaps my balance valve...

? worked on my 79?/?.. Perhaps my balance valve is bad and I didnt know it..? Weird.
It was a while ago, I may have disonnected the line at both ends now that I think about it.
I didnt blow...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2019, 11:04 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,585
Posted By NotSoFresh
Mine was for sure under vacuum (blew a vape cloud...

Mine was for sure under vacuum (blew a vape cloud at it and watched it suck into the tank) First I swapped in 2 known good gas caps and neither made a difference. Unblocking the line to the charcoal...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,585
Posted By NotSoFresh
I forgot to mention to blow into the hose at the...

I forgot to mention to blow into the hose at the canister end with the gas cap off. Don't want to pressurize tank, just test if line is plugged.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,655
Posted By NotSoFresh
Look at how far the tie rod ends are threaded in...

Look at how far the tie rod ends are threaded in on each side, if the rack is centered properly and the car isn't pranged up from an accident, there should be close to the same number of threads...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2019, 10:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,713
Posted By NotSoFresh
Does your gas tank make a sucking noise when you...

Does your gas tank make a sucking noise when you open the cap? Outside chance its the cause but a plugged evap system can cause the tank to go into vacuum as it empties and make the fuel pumps work...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,585
Posted By NotSoFresh
They sell multimeters with dwell on amazon....

They sell multimeters with dwell on amazon....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,585
Posted By NotSoFresh
The charcoal canister or the lines to it are...

The charcoal canister or the lines to it are plugged. I had this happen. Beware, the vacuum can collapse a tank. Unplug the line to the tank at the canister and try to blow air in, If the air flows...
Forum: showroom 05-23-2019, 12:16 AM
Replies: 3,848
Views: 780,344
Posted By NotSoFresh
That I can do. I wont however fix the old slimy...

That I can do. I wont however fix the old slimy one you keep under your bed.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 958
Posted By NotSoFresh
Miss 1 digit dammit....Didnt mean to...

Miss 1 digit dammit....Didnt mean to misinform.....What I posted was perfect info for an early 240 cis car. My big mistake was after I was informed about the missing the 140 thing, I assumed the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-20-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,259
Posted By NotSoFresh
You were also cracking axle flanges as well,...

You were also cracking axle flanges as well, correct?
Something is not right with the rear end housing. At minimum I would swap volvo rear ends entirely to eliminate this from the equation.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 958
Posted By NotSoFresh
I forgot we were talking 140, not 240. In my post...

I forgot we were talking 140, not 240. In my post I commented that 75-77 k-jet 240s frequently came with no lift pump. It makes sense that the 74 140 would come this way as well because you can use...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,585
Posted By NotSoFresh
From other thread: Go to this site:...

From other thread:
Go to this site: https://ozvolvo.org/archive/archive.php
and look for this file: TP30454-1_k-jet_ci_system_b19_b21_b23.pdf
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,337
Posted By NotSoFresh
Prev Owner of my car sold it (amongst other...

Prev Owner of my car sold it (amongst other reasons) because it was throwing the lean rich code occasionally, along with other running symptoms, and for all the world looked like a failing amm. If I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 958
Posted By NotSoFresh
My k-jet turbo had an intank lift pump. I looked...

My k-jet turbo had an intank lift pump. I looked into all this stuff because it had been run on really bad gas with a bypassed fuel filter when I bought it and with new parts it would have been...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 958
Posted By NotSoFresh
I have heard you can just use the intank pump and...

I have heard you can just use the intank pump and eliminate the high pressure pump, and an adjustable fuel pressure regulator to drop it to carb pressures. Should be no problem adapting an FI tank...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2019, 12:18 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,337
Posted By NotSoFresh
I guess I didnt express myself correct, I didnt...

I guess I didnt express myself correct, I didnt intend to say that in this case it is not the amm.
I did want to express that old bad vacuum lines have a nasty way of hiding their issues, and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 926
Posted By NotSoFresh
Are all of the dash grounds hooked up? Bad...

Are all of the dash grounds hooked up? Bad grounds are the often the cause of unnecessarily firing the parts cannon.
VP Autoparts may have new, known good bulbs in stock, worth checking.
Forum: showroom 05-18-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3,848
Views: 780,344
Posted By NotSoFresh
Trade for an M cam? Ill throw in the buckets. ...

Trade for an M cam? Ill throw in the buckets.
Actually, sorry, I threw the m-cam in the bucket.

Joking aside, are you up for trades?
Ride a bicycle/ebike? Need anything?
I also make high end...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 788
Posted By NotSoFresh
t-dot performance in Canada sells several...

t-dot performance in Canada sells several valvings for bilstein struts at close to the same price as standard ones. They used to list other valving rear shocks as well, like 6 months ago. Might want...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,337
Posted By NotSoFresh
That is what I was told when I bought my car,...

That is what I was told when I bought my car, turned out to be a vacuum leak in the line going to dash the vents.
OP: you cant just inspect the lines, you gotta pull them off and re-install them....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,337
Posted By NotSoFresh
If the cold start injector is stuck open,...

If the cold start injector is stuck open, unplugging it will not change anything.



No, it has nothing to do with the exhaust gasket. If the exhaust leak was causing a bad o2 signal it would...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 977
Posted By NotSoFresh
The problem is the brake lines break down and...

The problem is the brake lines break down and swell internally and frequently it is not visible on the outside. If you at all question them, replace them. It is easy and cheap, especially if you are...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 819
Posted By NotSoFresh
The super cheap route is to replace it with a...

The super cheap route is to replace it with a manual valve from the hardware store, open it in winter and close it in summer.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2019, 11:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 788
Posted By NotSoFresh
I'm not sure the billy hd shocks we get today are...

I'm not sure the billy hd shocks we get today are the same beasts they were years ago. I've also blown one out on an unlowered car with new stock rate springs.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,259
Posted By NotSoFresh
Go to an oldschool driveline/rearend shop and...

Go to an oldschool driveline/rearend shop and bring in all the part numbers, and the picture and see what they can get you. Dont go to the shop that makes their money putting billet covers on f250...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,461
Posted By NotSoFresh
16615 ...

16615


https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/nXIAAOSwGXlbkcCw/s-l300.jpg
http://www.retroturbo.com/?product=volvo-240-series-solid-engine-mounts-b230#!prettyPhoto
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,259
Posted By NotSoFresh
I already told you that the other part number on...

I already told you that the other part number on the bearing comes back as 70 era GM.:e-shrug:
Also comes back as a jeep bearing which makes sense because they also use the dana 30
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2019, 10:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By NotSoFresh
Best to eliminate the low hanging fruit first....

Best to eliminate the low hanging fruit first. Check the resistance of the sender before you tear apart the cluster, it should be high resistance when empty and very low resistance when full. 282ohm...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,259
Posted By NotSoFresh
I ran the other number (7451960 as best as I can...

I ran the other number (7451960 as best as I can read)on the bearings and it comes back as this:
https://spareto.com/oe/7451960
They list it as a jeep bearing, which makes sense because jeep also...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,421
Posted By NotSoFresh
Check that site carefully. They also have really...

Check that site carefully. They also have really detailed step by step rebuild manuals with pictures. I am sure if the parts does not come in a kit, they can get it for you.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-13-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,183
Posted By NotSoFresh
Not nearly enough red rtv for tb-ricks as...

Not nearly enough red rtv for tb-ricks as well.:nod:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-13-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,259
Posted By NotSoFresh
Didn't they mount the axle tubes at an angle to...

Didn't they mount the axle tubes at an angle to the center section to gain rear camber on the actual group A cars (not the homo group A cars)and just let the axles flex? I bet they had to do bearings...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,421
Posted By NotSoFresh
http://k-jet.biz/ They sell rebuild kits and do...

http://k-jet.biz/
They sell rebuild kits and do exchanges. Might not be too expensive to just get a kit shipped from austrailia.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-12-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,562
Posted By NotSoFresh
:rockon:

:rockon:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-12-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,562
Posted By NotSoFresh
Redblocks came from the factory with rubber valve...

Redblocks came from the factory with rubber valve hushers. These usually have disintegrated by now and causes a slight increase in valve train noise. They are un-necessary and many leave them out...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2019, 10:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,109
Posted By NotSoFresh
I had a squeeky wheel one time that was actually...

I had a squeeky wheel one time that was actually a broken column. The xtra fat guy that owned the car before levered his ass out if the car with the wheel and fatique had cracked one of the safety...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-11-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 957
Posted By NotSoFresh
I call BS on this one...:bs:

I call BS on this one...:bs:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 614
Posted By NotSoFresh
:-P Joking aside, one of my 240s did this and...

:-P
Joking aside, one of my 240s did this and it was bad brake lines as said by others. In my case, a small piece of the line made it into one of the calipers.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2019, 10:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 614
Posted By NotSoFresh
I am pretty sure this is just how a 740 tells you...

I am pretty sure this is just how a 740 tells you it is crusher time...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 651
Posted By NotSoFresh
Whole car needs a bolt check. Turbo was falling...

Whole car needs a bolt check. Turbo was falling off too.....
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,919
Posted By NotSoFresh
It was a while ago and the car is in storage...

It was a while ago and the car is in storage right now but i am sure it was a 2000 era toyota v6 van and is a single fan, 3 speed. Might not have been a sienna, they all look the same to me.
Looks...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,484
Posted By NotSoFresh
I know this post is old however I thought future...

I know this post is old however I thought future readers would benefit from this:
A cams also came in cars in Canada. Talk to a Canadian if you want one, they are much more common up here
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