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Forum: showroom 11-20-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,394
Posted By black 940
You got it. Again it is wonderful to see it...

You got it. Again it is wonderful to see it being cared for an loved.

I truly miss it and hope that the new owner enjoys it as much as I did.
Forum: showroom 11-15-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,394
Posted By black 940
Incredible. I understand you bought this from...

Incredible. I understand you bought this from goldbrixx and this is my old car. It is awesome to see it getting the love it deserves. I saved this car from being parted years ago and bought it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-03-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,073
Posted By black 940
How is the car treating you? I miss it very...

How is the car treating you? I miss it very much, I hope you are still enjoying it as much as I did.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-02-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,477
Posted By black 940
That makes sence as my sedan seemed to handle so...

That makes sence as my sedan seemed to handle so much better.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-01-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,477
Posted By black 940
Are there any factory upgrades for the rear of a...

Are there any factory upgrades for the rear of a wagon? What year 960s?

Thanks
Forum: performance & modifications 12-01-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,477
Posted By black 940
Is the sedan sway an upgrade over the wagon? I...

Is the sedan sway an upgrade over the wagon? I would love to do some oe sway bar upgrades. So the early 960 font is an upgrade over the 940 front? Please elaborate.
Forum: article composition 03-23-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 77,563
Posted By black 940
Should be newer. It is easy to tell, you will...

Should be newer. It is easy to tell, you will see studs coming out of it with nuts holding on the turbo instead of bolts coming from the inside.
Forum: article composition 03-23-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 77,563
Posted By black 940
its a 90

its a 90
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-10-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By black 940
I have changed both my pumps and the main pump is...

I have changed both my pumps and the main pump is still fairly noisey. HUH, I am not sure.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-12-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 991
Posted By black 940
I need to try this as well. Mine does the same...

I need to try this as well. Mine does the same thing and this is with less than 1/4 throttle, stumbles and falls on its face. Once a bit of warmth, runs perfectly.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2011, 09:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,235
Posted By black 940
Thanks n rippe, any other suggestions or places...

Thanks n rippe, any other suggestions or places to find them?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,235
Posted By black 940
Upper strut mount?

I need new mounts and have heard and had bad luck with URO parts. Does anyone know where I can get another brand or do I need to go oem? Also where can I buy these parts from at the best price?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By black 940
Hey 2many, where is the supression relay on the...

Hey 2many, where is the supression relay on the 940? The 740 it is on the strut tower on the driver side, correct? I am going to attempt to swap the two relays from my running 940 to the 740 and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2011, 02:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By black 940
Thanks 2many, do you have any suggestions on how...

Thanks 2many, do you have any suggestions on how to test the two relays besides swapping in known good ones? I am especially interested in the radio supression as I believe 940s don't have them.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2011, 01:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By black 940
Thanks Miguel. Are there anyother thoughts...

Thanks Miguel.

Are there anyother thoughts here? I am going to check brickboards again.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By black 940
Thank you miguel, can you tell me how to test...

Thank you miguel, can you tell me how to test these relays.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2011, 06:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By black 940
Bought a used ECU and plugged it in, no...

Bought a used ECU and plugged it in, no difference. Please give me some tests.

I believe there is a fuel pump-injector relay, which one is it?

Thanks, Richard
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2011, 06:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By black 940
Thanks White Brick. That was my thoughts.

Thanks White Brick. That was my thoughts.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-04-2011, 09:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,053
Posted By black 940
1987 740 turbo no fuel

I finally got the car to start with some starting fluid. I had to replace the computer on the driver side. Now I still don't have any fuel (no pump, no injector pulse (felt), and no other signs of...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,144
Posted By black 940
performance exhaust

Is there any place that still makes a bolt on performance exhaust for the 940 Turbo? I need a front muffler and the over the axle pipe and would like an upgrade.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-04-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
Ok so any other ideas here? We took the ecu out...

Ok so any other ideas here? We took the ecu out and found that it may be a possible culprit. Can anyone tell me if this is the same one used in turbos and non turbos (the one on the driver side). ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-03-2011, 03:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,583
Posted By black 940
FINALLY SOLVED!!!!!!!! 3 sets of new...

FINALLY SOLVED!!!!!!!!

3 sets of new engine mounts and that was the problem. I bought "factory replacement mounts" from a reputable BMW shop. Well I took the car to a Volvo only shop last...
Forum: showroom 02-22-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,478
Posted By black 940
I am unsure of it, I just wanted to know if it is...

I am unsure of it, I just wanted to know if it is factory. Is there anything plugged into yours?
Forum: showroom 02-22-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 12,478
Posted By black 940
Just curious, do you have a little black...

Just curious, do you have a little black rectangular box on rear of the cam cover with a plastic cover on it?, oh and do you have an a/m alarm on the car?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2011, 09:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
This car had an a/m alarm, I ripped all of this...

This car had an a/m alarm, I ripped all of this out and repaired the spliced wires all should be back to factory. 2 questions though.

1. there is a rectangle box on the cam cover with a wiring...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
n rippe, it clicks when the ignition is armed. ...

n rippe, it clicks when the ignition is armed.

Anyone have a site or can tell me how to test the ignition module, coil. I know the site presented above has a brief overview of how to test the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2011, 09:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
Thanks for the responce. Is there a way to test...

Thanks for the responce. Is there a way to test the radio suppression relay? I don't have another 740 laying around unfortunately. As for the ears, they are all fine, I pulled the distributor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2011, 05:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
I retested and came up with the same results. I...

I retested and came up with the same results. I attempted to splice in some wires to do a temp. fix. I am getting the same results 11 v. on red, Blue in the milivolts and Black large ohms.

Is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
Update the blue connector in the middle is...

Update the blue connector in the middle is getting no voltage and the black on the connector is getting way to much resistance. Where do I go from here, besides rewiring?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2011, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 861
Posted By black 940
No it is an easy job. Just 2 bolts to the bottom...

No it is an easy job. Just 2 bolts to the bottom of the turbo and a seal at the turbo and the o-ring to the block
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
Canuck, thanks for the info. I will try and...

Canuck, thanks for the info. I will try and study this as time permits.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2011, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
I just got back from toying with the car again...

I just got back from toying with the car again for a few minutes. The tack only jumps for a split second when the key is switched to on, but none when cranking. Would it be safe to assume that this...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
Thanks for the replies. I am not sure if I am...

Thanks for the replies. I am not sure if I am getting fuel. As for the tach jumping, (honestly I have not paid attention) I don't know.

The wires look suspect as the outer sheething is coming...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By black 940
'87 740 Turbo no start

I just rescued a sad 740 Turbo wagon. It ran fine when last attempted to start (friends old car). I am not getting any spark when attempting to start. Where should I start? I have checked all the...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-01-2010, 09:02 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 429,419
Posted By black 940
The reason for lengthening the amm wires is that...

The reason for lengthening the amm wires is that the sensor and air box is on the passenger side on a turbo and the driver side on the N/A. Thus you have to extend the wires to reach the amm to the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-30-2010, 09:58 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 429,419
Posted By black 940
Oil pans are the same to my knowledge. People...

Oil pans are the same to my knowledge. People suggest a different pan so you can put an oil return there instead of the block.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2010, 04:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 955
Posted By black 940
Well, they crushed the car this morning :( . I...

Well, they crushed the car this morning :( . I found it yesterday (almost complete car and then today its gone. Man I hate that.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2010, 12:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 955
Posted By black 940
thanks dl. I will update once I get the parts...

thanks dl. I will update once I get the parts and will probably ask some other questions.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2010, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 955
Posted By black 940
Z thanks for your help. That is exactly what I...

Z thanks for your help. That is exactly what I was looking for.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 955
Posted By black 940
Ok so the front half of the drive shaft (so the...

Ok so the front half of the drive shaft (so the whole shaft is best), Anything else you guys can think of?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2010, 03:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 955
Posted By black 940
M46 conversion question

What all do I need from the donor car? I know trans, cross member, flywheel, clutch, pressure plate, pedals.

Is the drive shaft different and anything else I should know about?


I found a...
Forum: article composition 10-11-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 77,563
Posted By black 940
Will a 15 g work on a pre '90 manifold? The...

Will a 15 g work on a pre '90 manifold? The reason I ask is that I am buying an '87 with a 15 g not installed.
Forum: article composition 10-11-2010, 08:32 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 77,563
Posted By black 940
Will a 15 g work on a pre '90 manifold? The...

Will a 15 g work on a pre '90 manifold? The reason I ask is that I am buying an '87 with a 15 g not installed.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-07-2010, 09:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 549
Posted By black 940
A/C clutch removal

Has anyone removed the a/c clutch from a '96 960. I have a new compressor on the car that the clutch is no good on and the old compressor that the clutch is good on. I want to swap them. Can...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-15-2010, 07:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 736
Posted By black 940
That was my inclination as well. I am helping a...

That was my inclination as well. I am helping a friend and he does not want to spend much on it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2010, 11:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 736
Posted By black 940
Head question

I am doing a headgasket on a '93 940 NA and the head is about .003-.004in off of flat when checked with a straight edge and feelers. Is this ok to throw back on or do we need to have the head...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2010, 10:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,583
Posted By black 940
No, I took my car to a shop yesterday and they...

No, I took my car to a shop yesterday and they told me that it was my new engine mounts (stated it was collapsed and dry rotted). I replaced them again and am not sure if its better or not. I have...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2010, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,371
Posted By black 940
A few more questions. I have found several 5 spd...

A few more questions. I have found several 5 spd 240s, I am assuming I will need a trans from a 740 as well as the drive shaft from a 740 or is there a 240 year etc. to look out for? What year 740...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2010, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,371
Posted By black 940
Any suggestions on where to find a flywheel. I...

Any suggestions on where to find a flywheel. I have a '93 945 Turbo, unknown what electronics.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,371
Posted By black 940
5 speeed

I know this has been discussed, but can someone advise me on a direct swap in 5 speed trans. I would prefer not to do many modifications this is for a '93 945 turbo. Is an M46 going to work? If it...
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