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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 145
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
If you have things apart and have some $ in your...

If you have things apart and have some $ in your budget for it, it may be worth it to do a clutch upgrade so you don’t have to worry about it later. One option is to have your flywheel drilled for a...
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 03:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 92
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Looking at that diagram a little more, perhaps...

Looking at that diagram a little more, perhaps there isn't anything wrong with your setup, but for a Turbo you need to add a one-way valve on the "left" vacuum line in the diagram. That way pressure...
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 02:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 92
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
No there shouldn't be air venting out of the...

No there shouldn't be air venting out of the charcoal canister during a boost leak test.

You are right the check valve is built into the later canisters....
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 92
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
IIRC there is a check valve on the line to the...

IIRC there is a check valve on the line to the charcoal canister that should only allow it to vent vapor to the intake during vacuum.
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 47
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
240 clutch kit (new) 150 shipped...

240 clutch kit (new) 150 shipped (http://www.forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=342185&highlight=clutch)
https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8547/30364519945_49e4553485.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 47
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Are you looking for a stock pressure plate for a...

Are you looking for a stock pressure plate for a flat flywheel?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 12:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 307
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Ha, truth. -eeuroparts -Rock Auto -ebay ...

Ha, truth.

-eeuroparts
-Rock Auto
-ebay

When you know the p/n of what you are looking for, sometimes deals will turn up on ebay or Rock Auto that don't show when you search for your specific...
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 12:22 PM
Replies: 1,228
Views: 167,135
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Cool. Good idea.

Cool. Good idea.
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 11:37 AM
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Views: 167,135
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
What is that circular thing above the clock?

What is that circular thing above the clock?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I assume it ran ok before the HG job? I’d...

I assume it ran ok before the HG job?

I’d start by making sure that the engine is mechanically timed correctly, in other words that all timing marks line up correctly.

Also make sure that no...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 386
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
FWIW...KL-Racing intercooler, 204 euro...

FWIW...KL-Racing intercooler, 204 euro (+shipping)
https://shop.klracing.se/sv/artiklar/volvo-940-utan-ac-60mm.html
https://shop.klracing.se/bilder/artiklar/03561.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
^^ good point

^^ good point
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
If you physically remove the wastegate actuator...

If you physically remove the wastegate actuator and wire the wastegate flap OPEN you will prevent the turbo from building much boost.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,104
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I don't see why not...something like a DW100...

I don't see why not...something like a DW100 should work great.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 317
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
If you are interested in a good used 13C, shoot...

If you are interested in a good used 13C, shoot me a PM.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,840
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Interesting. I guess I’ve got different a...

Interesting. I guess I’ve got different a different master cylinder. Mine has a hard line exiting directly into that rubber elbow and there is always interference between the two. I haven’t had any...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 2,005
Views: 169,690
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
LH O2 sensor goes in the downpipe near the...

LH O2 sensor goes in the downpipe near the turbine exit.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 329
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Why does the firewall plate need to be changed...

Why does the firewall plate need to be changed for a 240 manual swap?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 634
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:cheers:

:cheers:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 634
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
@durk80 I added the relay under the dash near the...

@durk80 I added the relay under the dash near the existing fuel pump relay.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 634
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:nod: ^^ ...

:nod: ^^

http://www.240turbo.com/volvo240mods.html#fuelpumprelay
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
<del>https://www.adaptall.com/products/Metric/60-d...

<del>https://www.adaptall.com/products/Metric/60-deg/9022/9022-06-L08-14.php

http://forums.tbforums.com/showpost.php?p=4057615&postcount=32</del>

*Edit: OP is asking about a different fitting.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,840
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Does that area of the rubber elbow rub on one of...

Does that area of the rubber elbow rub on one of the brake lines at the master cyl?
Forum: showroom 05-13-2018, 08:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,027
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Great pics @thebornotaku

Great pics @thebornotaku
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 947
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I pieced together one like TestPoint...

I pieced together one like TestPoint posted...worked great for basic pressure testing, however cost me more than the $20 listed in the thread.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,104
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Not sure of the exact size, but if that fits the...

Not sure of the exact size, but if that fits the line it will be fine.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-11-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 565
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=127...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=127832
http://www.pbase.com/towerymt/image/152390260.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,104
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Or delete it :e-shrug: As I understand it, the...

Or delete it :e-shrug:
As I understand it, the only purpose is to prevent fuel from leaking out of the vent line in the event of a vehicle rollover.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,104
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I assume you physically looked at that vent line...

I assume you physically looked at that vent line in the trunk the whole way back to the filler neck...reason being is that in my car the valve wasn’t visible but was tucked up where the metal line...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,104
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Correct. No “woosh” sound is normal.

Correct. No “woosh” sound is normal.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 4,104
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1 If so, something to check is the...

+1

If so, something to check is the “rollover valve” attached to the tank vent line coming off of the filler neck (at least that’s where it was on mine). Mine was stuck/inoperable and was not...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 30,877
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Another comment about the 16T...the overall...

Another comment about the 16T...the overall drivability is improved, seems like it has more torque out of boost as well. To me it is noticeable during hwy cruising. With the 0.68 5th gear, 70mph is...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,083
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I don't have any personal experience w/ T cam +...

I don't have any personal experience w/ T cam + n/a, but here is some reading:
https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=305342
https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=198184
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,083
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Some members like to use a “T” cam with n/a +...

Some members like to use a “T” cam with n/a + auto due to low end torque and auto not using upper rpms as much as manual can.
:nomex:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,840
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1 wheels look really good! Not envious of all...

+1 wheels look really good! Not envious of all the sanding tho :)

:lol: at the "Pegamoose" fender stickers, good stuff.

Re: WGA
Have you tried backing off the preload at all? I had to reduce...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,053
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I have a similar setup to ^^ also using a Saab...

I have a similar setup to ^^ also using a Saab Viggen PP and a Clutchnet SM9721 SVO disc. Working fine so far.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 648
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1 looks great!

+1 looks great!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,840
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:volvo: Nice work. Enjoy the 16T.

:volvo:
Nice work. Enjoy the 16T.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 558
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Did you check/set your valve clearances when...

Did you check/set your valve clearances when swapped the cam?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2018, 01:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,513
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
A 16T will work fine with stock turbo exhaust...

A 16T will work fine with stock turbo exhaust (with or without 3" dp). You will be able to free up some more hp if/when you upgrade the rest of the exhaust to 2.5" or 3" in the future. It is all up...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,513
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Short answer: yes. ECU doesn't care what...

Short answer: yes.

ECU doesn't care what turbo you have, however bigger turbos can make more boost / move more air than the stock ECU was programmed to handle. That being said, you can swap out...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,010
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:lol:

:lol:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,010
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:???: Really? Maybe I've never shifted a "good"...

:???: Really? Maybe I've never shifted a "good" M47.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-03-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:cheers:

:cheers:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-03-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 30,877
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Good point..that hose should be ok b/c I replaced...

Good point..that hose should be ok b/c I replaced the in-tank pump a few years ago w/ the ipd "upgrade" pump and the hose supplied with the kit seemed stout and of good quality (and the proper...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 30,877
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Been working on some things: 1) NVH...

Been working on some things:

1) NVH reduction: I was tired of all the interior buzz / rattle that turned up after the T5 swap so I added some 40oz jute carpet padding in the cabin / trunk. This...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,513
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Keep in mind that in stock form, the S/V70 T5...

Keep in mind that in stock form, the S/V70 T5 cars that originally used the 16T turbo had 60mm exhaust piping, so a 3" DP + 2.5" cat-back OR full 3" system will work fine and be a step up from the...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-27-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,313
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Is this the correct p/n? Google gives no results.

Is this the correct p/n? Google gives no results.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-26-2018, 12:23 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,442
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Get the oil out of the vapors and burn the vapors...

Get the oil out of the vapors and burn the vapors off in the combustion cycle.

The major purpose of the catch can (aka oil separator) is to return the vaporized oil back to the sump and let the...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
That is a knockoff of the SAM short shifter. I...

That is a knockoff of the SAM short shifter. I ran that for a year or so before my T5 swap. It was a nice shift throw improvement over the stock shifter but did rattle a lot over ~3k rpm. The brass...
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