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Forum: showroom 08-26-2016, 01:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,350
Posted By MARS
1993 245 Steering wheel options

As the title says, i have been searching around and a lot of links are dead and gone. what are my options here? If i swap out the wheel will i also need to change the inner part that blinker and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-19-2012, 11:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 839
Posted By MARS
240 n/a alternator wiring

The wires on my 1993 240 n/a alternator went to pot. oil light stayed on and arcing form the b+ wire.

Strangely just after i replaced the seleniod on the starter. Anyway, i took a look and they...
Forum: showroom 09-22-2011, 08:04 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 56,446
Posted By MARS
This is right way to do it in a 240, i also swap...

This is right way to do it in a 240, i also swap out the SRS clock spring too, i did this the other night. This way the horn and signal works 100%
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Forum: showroom 09-22-2011, 02:31 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 56,446
Posted By MARS
I did the same thing years ago in my 745tic, took...

I did the same thing years ago in my 745tic, took all the roof bits from a 965 and swapped them in. Loved it.
Forum: showroom 09-21-2011, 04:10 AM
Replies: 200
Views: 56,446
Posted By MARS
http://a8.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc7/s72...

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Forum: showroom 05-19-2011, 12:19 AM
Replies: 9,544
Views: 3,824,754
Posted By MARS
Nice

Nice
Forum: showroom 05-17-2011, 02:02 AM
Replies: 2,608
Views: 1,072,638
Posted By MARS
I have one of them side mounted coin stashes for...

I have one of them side mounted coin stashes for a 240, i got it NOS on eBay for $5 with $5 shipping last summer. No Joke. For those who don't know the little metal wire thing it to hold bills.
Forum: showroom 05-16-2011, 08:37 PM
Replies: 9,544
Views: 3,824,754
Posted By MARS
What did you use?

What did you use?
Forum: showroom 05-16-2011, 08:06 PM
Replies: 9,544
Views: 3,824,754
Posted By MARS
http://a2.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/228...

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I dont know if i posted this before
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,241
Posted By MARS
i would like to know this too, the metal inside...

i would like to know this too, the metal inside part is very rusty.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,771
Posted By MARS
i found a ECC climate control unit on ebay. Ill...

i found a ECC climate control unit on ebay. Ill see if this changes any thing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2011, 03:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,771
Posted By MARS
Get this everyone, some kind of vacuum leak from...

Get this everyone, some kind of vacuum leak from the climate control is causing all these issues. I turned off the AC (that has been disconnected for a year) and the issues are GONE! Also the issue...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-06-2011, 12:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,771
Posted By MARS
I just noticed i cant budge the waste gate rod at...

I just noticed i cant budge the waste gate rod at all, on my 745tic i can move it a bit. I have not attempted to disconnect the rod yet
Forum: projects & restorations 04-05-2011, 01:54 AM
Replies: 860
Views: 278,269
Posted By MARS
Wow, this a dream. Thanks. I cant wait to see...

Wow, this a dream. Thanks. I cant wait to see more updates!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2011, 01:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By MARS
Nice, thanks!

Nice, thanks!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2011, 01:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By MARS
Yeah i know how to do that part it was just...

Yeah i know how to do that part it was just getting the rubber like plastic knob pill thing off, but i got it now
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2011, 12:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By MARS
I got it, a little tap up with a small hammer did...

I got it, a little tap up with a small hammer did the trick..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2011, 12:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 821
Posted By MARS
Door pulls volvo 240

I does one pop off the interior door pulls? you know the little handle you pull back to open the door?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-04-2011, 02:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,771
Posted By MARS
Yes i can rev in park, but i scoped out all...

Yes i can rev in park, but i scoped out all hoses. Ill have to look again. Maybe i split one or something
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-04-2011, 01:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,771
Posted By MARS
All the vacuum lines seem good, the air side of...

All the vacuum lines seem good, the air side of the turbo spins free. I just cant get boost, the car stumbles and almost stalls at boost.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-02-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,771
Posted By MARS
I hope its a vacuum leak, and yes i killed a...

I hope its a vacuum leak, and yes i killed a turbo. Some how it was not getting cooled down the right way and it burned up driving down the road.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-02-2011, 12:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,771
Posted By MARS
One thing i can say is there is no kind of whine...

One thing i can say is there is no kind of whine sound or any oil blowing out of the ass of the car. I have had a turbo seize on me once and this is nothing like that. This is more like an...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-02-2011, 12:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,771
Posted By MARS
Turbo dead?

I'm driving kind of hard. I stop at the 7-11 come out then start her up, having a very hard time. Then she starts but cant go over 5mph and no boost at all. I hear a very slight air leak. I make it...
Forum: showroom 03-26-2011, 01:25 AM
Replies: 465
Views: 106,861
Posted By MARS
http://a1.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc4/155...

http://a1.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc4/155588_10150344606445198_669230197_16397740_7814649_n.jpg

Mine if you can see it, says "Lithuanian Pride"
Forum: showroom 03-26-2011, 01:19 AM
Replies: 9,544
Views: 3,824,754
Posted By MARS
My winter spring collection :) ...

My winter spring collection :)

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Forum: article composition 01-21-2011, 06:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 13,900
Posted By MARS
Sorry to dig this up from 7 years ago, but all...

Sorry to dig this up from 7 years ago, but all the links for the pics are dead, it's 8f out side and my heat is randomly blowing steam. Does any one have these pics?
Forum: showroom 12-03-2010, 06:08 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,730
Posted By MARS
love this!!

love this!!
Forum: showroom 12-03-2010, 05:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,400
Posted By MARS
a few more fun pics soon..

a few more fun pics soon..
Forum: showroom 11-15-2010, 04:10 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 23,152
Posted By MARS
I just busted a nut

I just busted a nut
Forum: showroom 11-15-2010, 03:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,400
Posted By MARS
And just for the hell of it.. ...

And just for the hell of it..

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc4/hs968.snc4/76096_10150316639515198_669230197_15944453_5506981_n.jpg
Forum: showroom 11-15-2010, 03:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,400
Posted By MARS
http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc4/hs945....

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc4/hs945.snc4/73795_10150296981985198_669230197_15607427_4327543_n.jpg
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Forum: showroom 10-11-2010, 04:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,400
Posted By MARS
http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/hs451....

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/hs451.ash2/72446_10150283472540198_669230197_15362725_3664244_n.jpg
Forum: showroom 10-11-2010, 02:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,400
Posted By MARS
My 1988 245

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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2010, 12:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 917
Posted By MARS
Yeah, but with my health issues i just want power...

Yeah, but with my health issues i just want power windows.. lol
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2010, 12:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 917
Posted By MARS
Is it by any means plug and play with regards to...

Is it by any means plug and play with regards to the fuse box and such?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2010, 12:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 917
Posted By MARS
its from one 1988 to other 1988 and as long as i...

its from one 1988 to other 1988 and as long as i dont have to take the dash out i dont mind, i have swapped interiors on 240's many times
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2010, 11:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 917
Posted By MARS
power window coversion volvo 240

Has any one done this? I have donor car and i wish my wagon had power windows
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,229
Posted By MARS
the 740 is a 90 and the 245 is an 88

the 740 is a 90 and the 245 is an 88
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2010, 01:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,229
Posted By MARS
Question Adding Turbo to my 240?

I have a 745Tic with a shot bottom end, how hard is it to swap over the head, turbo and related stuff in to the 240?
Forum: showroom 07-07-2010, 03:20 AM
Replies: 9,544
Views: 3,824,754
Posted By MARS
Last winter.. This is my 244 that some crazy guy...

Last winter.. This is my 244 that some crazy guy imported here from Amsterdam.. He must have loved this car..
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2010, 03:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,982
Posted By MARS
"What am i looking at" HELL

"What am i looking at" HELL
Forum: showroom 06-22-2010, 04:35 AM
Replies: 9,544
Views: 3,824,754
Posted By MARS
http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc3/hs264....

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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-22-2010, 03:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,200
Posted By MARS
Remote Key

I'm looking for an easy set up to add a remote entry to my 1990 244.. Has any one one done this? I don't need an alarm or remote start or any of that BS.. Thanks guys.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-24-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,044
Posted By MARS
I dont know i just got the car, it look crappy...

I dont know i just got the car, it look crappy tho, seems 30 weight to me, im going to change it tomorrow, any suggestions?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-24-2010, 10:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,044
Posted By MARS
True.

True.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-24-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,044
Posted By MARS
I put some Lucas oil stuff in there, it seems...

I put some Lucas oil stuff in there, it seems worse!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-24-2010, 08:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,044
Posted By MARS
I don't know, I'm kind of freaked out. Hope this...

I don't know, I'm kind of freaked out. Hope this motor does not blow. I will make a recording of a cold start. It sounds like a diesel. It gets less after a little bit but even If I turn the car off...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-24-2010, 02:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,044
Posted By MARS
Piston Slap??

I just got this real sweet 244, its a 90, any way.. it might not be that sweet..

I noticed some intense noise from the motor. Its worse when cold and always there. Its not so much a knock but i...
Forum: showroom 04-07-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,419
Posted By MARS
yeah, she contacted me about a month ago but...

yeah, she contacted me about a month ago but could not get here till now, i did not take the post down till i had the money in my hand. She would call me every day too... LOL I turned away a lot of...
Forum: showroom 04-07-2010, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,419
Posted By MARS
Lol!!

Lol!!
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