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Forum: projects & restorations 09-12-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
Is it possible a missing bell housing dowel pin...

Is it possible a missing bell housing dowel pin would cause my first gear shudder? It fell out like two years ago.

I got new clips for the windshield bezel and managed to crack my windshield...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1,449
Views: 294,326
Posted By Cwazywazy
I have cheapo stock engine/trans mounts in my car...

I have cheapo stock engine/trans mounts in my car plus your thick rod. It's honestly fine for daily use. Definitely noticeable at idle but I have no issue living with it.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-28-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 223,861
Posted By Cwazywazy
I'm the opposite. I like a turbo that looks nice...

I'm the opposite. I like a turbo that looks nice and cozy.

Fiberglass wrap does suck to work with though..
Forum: projects & restorations 08-28-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 223,861
Posted By Cwazywazy
Would it be easier to wrap the downpipe?

Would it be easier to wrap the downpipe?
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2019, 10:18 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
Transmission #4 is installed. Came from a diesel...

Transmission #4 is installed. Came from a diesel 240, no idea now many miles are on it, and it works perfectly. Overdrive engaged at 20mph no problem. I put in some brand new shifter parts and a knob...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 470
Posted By Cwazywazy
Maybe cause of the NA injectors?

Maybe cause of the NA injectors?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 758
Posted By Cwazywazy
Why not stock replacements if they're all saggy? ...

Why not stock replacements if they're all saggy?

Are your tires rubbing because they're bigger than stock or is that just a 140 thing? Missing bump stops?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-22-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 924
Posted By Cwazywazy
Aight, so just outta curiosity, the longer diesel...

Aight, so just outta curiosity, the longer diesel shifter must mean the trans sits further forwards in a diesel? But whats with the different output flange?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-22-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 924
Posted By Cwazywazy
Already removed shim, both type J, and I'm using...

Already removed shim, both type J, and I'm using a speedo cable. I'll find myself a 28mm socket tomorrow for the output. Manual diesels had a 3.56 rear end, right?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-22-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 924
Posted By Cwazywazy
I'm installing an M46 from a diesel 240. There...

I'm installing an M46 from a diesel 240. There was a shim of some sort on the end of the input shaft, I got that off, and it seems the output flange is about a half inch shorter than it should be. If...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-16-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 25,820
Posted By Cwazywazy
The important thing is that you didn't arrive on...

The important thing is that you didn't arrive on a flatbed.

https://i.imgur.com/LAcoL9Qh.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-16-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,729
Posted By Cwazywazy
Yeah. My method is a 1/4" extension and I tap it...

Yeah. My method is a 1/4" extension and I tap it in all the way around until the little ball hits the RMS housing.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-13-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By Cwazywazy
That oil looks like it came from the PCV to me,...

That oil looks like it came from the PCV to me, on the right one. I'd run the 13t just cause it's a lil bit bigger.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-12-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 25,820
Posted By Cwazywazy
Nice to see you might keep this one.

Nice to see you might keep this one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-12-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 741
Posted By Cwazywazy
$10-20 on Amazon with prime shipping. ...

$10-20 on Amazon with prime shipping.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-11-2019, 11:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 741
Posted By Cwazywazy
Probably a good idea to replace it. Id say chuck...

Probably a good idea to replace it. Id say chuck in an electric pump as a test/permanent replacement. A clickety clack can't cost much at a parts store.

Does it run better momentarily after...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-10-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/nGvU8cjh.jpg I'm really...

https://i.imgur.com/nGvU8cjh.jpg

I'm really starting to hate these things..

Cobbled my pile of transmission trash into one mostly functional M46 and installed it. Only problem is a fairly...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-08-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
Uhhh.. Firewall braces. That's it. Every bushing...

Uhhh.. Firewall braces. That's it. Every bushing is 37 years old. There's nothing wrong with the suspension and I've got more important things to fix/improve right now. Although it is gonna need...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-08-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
oops https://i.imgur.com/9fWawoQh.jpg ...

oops

https://i.imgur.com/9fWawoQh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/48gUXt1h.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By Cwazywazy
In my experience taking the intake off isn't...

In my experience taking the intake off isn't necessary but it sure does make it easier.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-03-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,774
Posted By Cwazywazy
V8* According to google it's something like...

V8*

According to google it's something like 380lb, doesn't say whether that includes accessories. I can't imagine a dressed up B230f weighs a whole lot less than that.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-03-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,774
Posted By Cwazywazy
Click huge thumbnail in the sizes thingy before...

Click huge thumbnail in the sizes thingy before copying the link. (Or just add an H to the end of the link)

https://i.imgur.com/aSvxY3uh.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 08-01-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By Cwazywazy
IIRC it was around 3 weeks for mine.

IIRC it was around 3 weeks for mine.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-31-2019, 10:36 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 25,820
Posted By Cwazywazy
Are you using the efan with the mech fan? I doubt...

Are you using the efan with the mech fan? I doubt a 10" on its own will be enough, even for NA.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-30-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 666
Posted By Cwazywazy
Isn't the point of the hose that it goes under...

Isn't the point of the hose that it goes under the oil level?
Forum: projects & restorations 07-30-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/uiXDzXNh.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/uiXDzXNh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/SGzPRvch.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/gNnRUzWh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/s6BEx9Xh.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2019, 11:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By Cwazywazy
86 had shoddy wiring harness, so look for that....

86 had shoddy wiring harness, so look for that. It's like $350 and ~1-3 hours to replace it.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-28-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
True, but it's not enough. It's never enough. ...

True, but it's not enough. It's never enough.

The thing is actually running super good now, I think better than it ever has. I can't wait to get back on the track and use all the gears.

Today I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 666
Posted By Cwazywazy
IIRC you can't replace the return hose without...

IIRC you can't replace the return hose without removing the oil pan.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,265
Posted By Cwazywazy
Take it apart and find out.

Take it apart and find out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-27-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,265
Posted By Cwazywazy
Then why did you buy an ancient ass Volvo? ...

Then why did you buy an ancient ass Volvo?

Keep a spare motor in the trunk, you'll be fine.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-27-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,265
Posted By Cwazywazy
Eh. Clean it. Run it. See what happens.

Eh. Clean it. Run it. See what happens.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-27-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
I dynoed it again. Over 2 years ago, when the...

I dynoed it again. Over 2 years ago, when the wagon was basically as it was when I got it, my engine laid 175whp/235ftlb. Today it laid 218whp.. No torque figure. Not what I was expecting since it's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2019, 10:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 928
Posted By Cwazywazy
I did this before taking out the crap trans with...

I did this before taking out the crap trans with good overdrive (twice) and it refuses to budge.. I'm reluctant to use the sledge since this is the OD I wanna keep.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-24-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 689
Posted By Cwazywazy
What year/model? My 86 240 started doing things...

What year/model? My 86 240 started doing things like that when the wiring insulation was flaking away.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-24-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 432
Posted By Cwazywazy
Ignition timing

LH2.2 turbo with EZK (stock, no chips)

Runs mostly fine but I'm noticing some weirdness, mainly at low throttle, like slight surging.

Timing appears to be jumping around erratically. Pretty...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,145
Posted By Cwazywazy
IIRC someone here did nitrous an otherwise stock...

IIRC someone here did nitrous an otherwise stock 240 awhile ago.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-20-2019, 12:07 AM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
Oh yeah, I think he was telling me about your...

Oh yeah, I think he was telling me about your car. When you gonna take that thing on a track?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 928
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/6...

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/6179VIJg5gL._SL1500_.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 928
Posted By Cwazywazy
I know, I made this thread because the...

I know, I made this thread because the transmission was already outside of the car. I figured it out on my own, just needed a really big hammer. I'll try that for the one currently in the car, since...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 928
Posted By Cwazywazy
Overdrive removal

How do I remove an M46 overdrive when the trans is already out of a car? So far all I've tried is taking all the nuts off the back of it and whacking it with a hammer which didn't do anything.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-18-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 481
Views: 125,176
Posted By Cwazywazy
I went back to the track today. Did a lot better...

I went back to the track today. Did a lot better than last time. Managed to get through every session without completely losing the brakes. Didn't run as hot as last time either, though it was a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-18-2019, 02:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 615
Posted By Cwazywazy
You sure it's running good and timed correctly?...

You sure it's running good and timed correctly? Even a stock M cam automatic 240 should be able to kiss triple digits on a closed test course with a professional driver. More like 105 for a stick.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 993
Posted By Cwazywazy
I didn't do that for the old trans sitting in the...

I didn't do that for the old trans sitting in the garage and I can't find any info on separating the OD without having done that. Maybe a sledgehammer will work.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 972
Posted By Cwazywazy
I had this problem too.. I'll bring my temp gun...

I had this problem too.. I'll bring my temp gun to the track tomorrow, see how hot the lines are getting.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 993
Posted By Cwazywazy
I checked fluid level and triple checked clutch...

I checked fluid level and triple checked clutch adjustment. In addition to what I already said, second is now popping out when I lift.

Guess I'm gonna pop the overdrive unit onto my old gearbox....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 592
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://web.archive.org/web/20180827034436/http://...

https://web.archive.org/web/20180827034436/http://volvowiringdiagrams.com/?dir=volvo/240%20Wiring%20Diagrams
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 993
Posted By Cwazywazy
How the hell does over torquing the pressure...

How the hell does over torquing the pressure plate bolts make it grip the clutch less? That makes no sense to me. I've always done it by hand. I figure the only risk is breaking the bolts.

I took...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 993
Posted By Cwazywazy
Only first didn't slip. I put my boost leak...

Only first didn't slip.

I put my boost leak tester on it to test the actuator. Found a ripped intercooler connector, fixed that, and my actuator didn't move at all at 20psi. (It's a 15psi...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 993
Posted By Cwazywazy
Okay so uh.. Boost gauge is pegging at 20psi....

Okay so uh.. Boost gauge is pegging at 20psi. That explains the knock. Might also explain the clutch slip, but I'm not sure cause it still feels weak just puttering around. My boost gauge doesn't...
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