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Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,780
Posted By TheVolvo966
Nope do a little digging through the forums...

Nope do a little digging through the forums plenty of info on “performance” mods for your car
Forum: performance & modifications 02-20-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,780
Posted By TheVolvo966
Hands down the best exhaust system upgrade you...

Hands down the best exhaust system upgrade you can make to one of these is adding a turbocharger to some part of the exhaust stream
Forum: performance & modifications 02-16-2019, 10:36 PM
Replies: 1,000
Views: 313,844
Posted By TheVolvo966
What kind of injectors is everyone running with...

What kind of injectors is everyone running with the fuel chips? I have deka60lb injectors in my car now would I have to change those to run a fuel chip?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,648
Posted By TheVolvo966
okay I am not totally sure on this but I don't...

okay I am not totally sure on this but I don't think the chips work with any set of injectors. do you happen to have a wideband so you can monitor that from cold > warm and see what changes?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,157
Posted By TheVolvo966
^^^^^^^ can confirm

^^^^^^^

can confirm
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,648
Posted By TheVolvo966
You should be able to swap in the lh2.4 turbo...

You should be able to swap in the lh2.4 turbo ecu/ezk atleast to troubleshoot the idle problem. AFAIK the greentops don't need a chip if theyre installed correctly with the resistor packs... 3" AMM...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,157
Posted By TheVolvo966
The “turbo” cam I just installed didn’t have any...

The “turbo” cam I just installed didn’t have any markings on either end of it.. just the box.. wait what did I even put in my engine!? :oops:
Forum: performance & modifications 02-11-2019, 12:51 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,157
Posted By TheVolvo966
Hey guys thought I would update for fun Was...

Hey guys thought I would update for fun

Was doing some “maintenance” one thing led to another and I decided to install the cam this weekend. Just running it straight-up and the car runs great!...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,157
Posted By TheVolvo966
Okay I gotcha, the only other cams I looked into...

Okay I gotcha, the only other cams I looked into were the RSI ones a couple years ago but I was just too busy for the car and dropped off for a while. Are your cars +T or factory turbos (and does...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,157
Posted By TheVolvo966
Thanks for the info everyone. Sounds like that is...

Thanks for the info everyone. Sounds like that is indeed the preferred method for break in so I will make sure to do that. The head has been cleaned up but not shaved any, and it just has the...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,157
Posted By TheVolvo966
Question another ipd cam thread

hi all, got my hands on an ipd turbo performance cam and adjustable cam gear and I wanted to install them soon, but before doing so I have some questions that my research didn't exactly answer....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-22-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,056
Posted By TheVolvo966
Only commenting because the EXACT same thing...

Only commenting because the EXACT same thing happened to my first 240 :roll:
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,592
Posted By TheVolvo966
Question 3" exhaust system 240/740/940

Hi all, i had no luck searching for him but does anyone know who was making these 3" exhaust systems for our cars, and if they still are? I remember a thread not too long ago in the for sale section...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2015, 01:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,402
Posted By TheVolvo966
I had the same problem on my 90 with 3.1, just...

I had the same problem on my 90 with 3.1, just replaced the o2 and problem was gone.. for about a week before i +teeed it:rofl:
Forum: showroom 05-15-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 25,064
Posted By TheVolvo966
Nice find! ...Speaking of ecodes, i have a pair...

Nice find! ...Speaking of ecodes, i have a pair of the ones that look real similar (DJauto i believe) that im not using and would be glad to have more shelf space at a small fee to you :)

Figured...
Forum: showroom 04-10-2015, 12:09 AM
Replies: 9,463
Views: 3,146,433
Posted By TheVolvo966
:)...

:)...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-05-2015, 02:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
Prelude seats coming soon! Here is a pic from the...

Prelude seats coming soon! Here is a pic from the other night after fast7 :-P
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-02-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,340
Posted By TheVolvo966
i actually have some rotella 15w40 around that i...

i actually have some rotella 15w40 around that i could try. The seals with exception of turbo, internal oil seals(like oil pump tube seal), and rear main are all new.

A friend gave me valvoline...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,340
Posted By TheVolvo966
Question Motor oil

Hey all,

I'm close to due for an oil/filter change for my car, and i was curious if anyone knows what would be the best oil for a +Tee'd redblock.

Its a 1990 240, 250k on motor and around...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-29-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,131
Posted By TheVolvo966
the ones i did in my aw70 were all about 1/16"...

the ones i did in my aw70 were all about 1/16" and i didnt have any problems, shifts were nice and quick
Forum: projects & restorations 03-25-2015, 12:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,700
Posted By TheVolvo966
I didnt want to be that guy, but it is an older...

I didnt want to be that guy, but it is an older car :-P

Looking great so far!
Forum: projects & restorations 03-18-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
took me around 55hr to tear down the red one...

took me around 55hr to tear down the red one (engine bay, interior, exterior,) and tear down the black one then clean and prep and install everything O.O
Forum: showroom 03-18-2015, 12:39 AM
Replies: 9,463
Views: 3,146,433
Posted By TheVolvo966
https://scontent-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/v/l...

https://scontent-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/v/l/t1.0-9/10570279_10206363887881630_6400159414763351331_n.jpg?oh=03eb1766bc8334e5764fc64bea53e367&oe=55B86906

https://instagram.com/p/0RPaGtFypu/
Forum: projects & restorations 03-17-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
https://instagram.com/p/0RPaGtFypu/ Short...

https://instagram.com/p/0RPaGtFypu/

Short clip with noises!
Forum: projects & restorations 03-17-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
https://scontent-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/v/l...

https://scontent-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/v/l/t1.0-9/10570279_10206363887881630_6400159414763351331_n.jpg?oh=03eb1766bc8334e5764fc64bea53e367&oe=55B86906
Forum: projects & restorations 03-17-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
Pete and anyone else who may have Instagram, I...

Pete and anyone else who may have Instagram, I have a good amount of pictures and 1 video of the car on there. My IG - @bigbrown_19
Forum: projects & restorations 03-15-2015, 01:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
Back on the road! LH3.1-LH2.4 conversion...

Back on the road!

LH3.1-LH2.4 conversion was easier than i thought, the engine is running nice
Forum: projects & restorations 03-14-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,564
Posted By TheVolvo966
sorry to see what happened to the first wagon but...

sorry to see what happened to the first wagon but i personally like the second one more!

A sort of similar thing happened to me this past december. My first car / only 240 i had for almost 4...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-10-2015, 12:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
Small update and sad news: I began the +T on...

Small update and sad news:

I began the +T on this car over the weekend. I was able to pull all the parts i needed for the project as well as about 90% of the other odds and ends i wanted from my...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-17-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
Well the trip meter cant be reset and i havent...

Well the trip meter cant be reset and i havent figured out the fuel gauge cause i havent had too much free time, i have just been tinkering here and there when i can. it DOES have the homer shifter...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-29-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
You're right! I should probably add that to the...

You're right! I should probably add that to the weekend list. :omg:
Forum: projects & restorations 01-29-2015, 12:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
This weekends plans include: - Homers short...

This weekends plans include:

- Homers short throw shifter (will try to get pictures of this upgrade for others)
- Alpine 6x9s for the deck
- Instrument cluster repairs (water temp gauge, trip...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-27-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
Nope, LH3.1 in this one. Yeah it was...

Nope, LH3.1 in this one.



Yeah it was a bit of a nerve-wracking drive home, especially through the mountains! As far as the head swap i just have one from a 93 940t thats been cleaned and...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-22-2015, 01:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
If i can get a headgasket set and figure out the...

If i can get a headgasket set and figure out the LH3.1 -> LH2.4 conversion, this project may be coming sooner than expected
Forum: performance & modifications 01-19-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,798
Posted By TheVolvo966
I have a project thread i just started for my 90...

I have a project thread i just started for my 90 240, i'll make sure to get a detailed step by step for others (assuming im successful :lol: )
Forum: projects & restorations 01-19-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
Actually i think after the first +T i did, i'm...

Actually i think after the first +T i did, i'm much more confident i could do one in like half the time! It sure looks like a daunting task(tasks, more like) at first, but once you start digging in...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-19-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
heres a pic, sorry for quality :/ ...

heres a pic, sorry for quality :/
...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-18-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,798
Posted By TheVolvo966
very cool thanks for the info harribert!

very cool thanks for the info harribert!
Forum: performance & modifications 01-18-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,798
Posted By TheVolvo966
converting from LH3.1 - LH2.4

I'm sure its been covered but i had no luck searching for it and looking through the FAQthreads. Can anyone coach me through this?

Its on a 90 244 for a +T if that helps. Thank you for any...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-17-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,682
Posted By TheVolvo966
90 244 Project - Second chance thread

Hey everyone i got my hands on a 244 in decent shape, it has been molested a little bit and needs a little work but i'll be going through it today and hopefully i can get some nice pictures.

The...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2015, 01:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,414
Posted By TheVolvo966
update?

update?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2014, 01:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,997
Posted By TheVolvo966
Thank you, i'll keep an eye on those as i adjust...

Thank you, i'll keep an eye on those as i adjust boost and whatnot.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,997
Posted By TheVolvo966
From monitoring my wideband while the car is...

From monitoring my wideband while the car is running and listening to the engine i would say it is running very well, its kind of a hard thing to quantify haha
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,997
Posted By TheVolvo966
I actually did not know that, for some reason i...

I actually did not know that, for some reason i thought that only a few years of my motor were the skinny rod ones. The transmission is accumulator modded and doesnt slip or anything funny at 5psi if...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2014, 12:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,997
Posted By TheVolvo966
Yes i suppose im looking for the max safe psi, if...

Yes i suppose im looking for the max safe psi, if there is such a thing. i kind of dont want to find out on my own this time around!
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,997
Posted By TheVolvo966
Question ? For my +T skinny rod bretherin

This my have already been covered but i had no luck finding a good answer, so sorry if this is a repeat thing. I was wondering if anyone knows about what the max psi is that i could throw at my...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-28-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,372
Posted By TheVolvo966
Is it at all possible that the springs in the BOV...

Is it at all possible that the springs in the BOV are not right for your car? I dont know much about them but if the spring isnt right and its letting too much air out that could possibly cause you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-21-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,422
Posted By TheVolvo966
Its possible the pump needs to be primed with...

Its possible the pump needs to be primed with fluid first
Forum: projects & restorations 11-20-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 88,835
Posted By TheVolvo966
Yep water and oil cooled! I think most of the...

Yep water and oil cooled! I think most of the mitsubishi turbos are water/oil cooled, i may be mistaken though.



First of all, thank you for the offer(!) secondly, how does this cooler work /...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-19-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 88,835
Posted By TheVolvo966
ah so much confusion... ill just run the current...

ah so much confusion... ill just run the current setup and deal with the problems as they arise!
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