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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-12-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 309
Posted By 2manyturbos
There is no spacer on a 6 cylinder whiteblock. ...

There is no spacer on a 6 cylinder whiteblock. NEVER install an automatic transmission with the torque converter already bolted to the flex plate and NEVER pull the transmission into place with the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-10-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 313
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's not what he is asking. How do you...

That's not what he is asking. How do you identify a 80A Bosch unit vs. a 100A unit? AFIK, you can't easily if the label is missing. I know my rebuilder can. He probably rebuilds them in his sleep.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 712
Posted By 2manyturbos
That was spelled out real clearly above. Shipping...

That was spelled out real clearly above. Shipping on a hood would be in this $500-$600 range. That rules out everyone on turbo bricks.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-08-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 809
Posted By 2manyturbos
The compressor side is the same thread, both R-12...

The compressor side is the same thread, both R-12 and R-134 systems.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 712
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's a dead end. culberro actually has the...

That's a dead end. culberro actually has the mold for the hoods now.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-08-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By 2manyturbos
Just have a new windshield installed at a glass...

Just have a new windshield installed at a glass shop. You SHOULD be able to have that done in the $200-$220 range. No, a 760/940SE/960/S/V90 windshield will not work. They are almost 2" longer top...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,230
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ Ouch. At least they still offer the part. ...

^^ Ouch. At least they still offer the part. I'll part with a used one for much less.
Forum: events 08-07-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,782
Posted By 2manyturbos
It hasn't been bad in this area at all. I'll pay...

It hasn't been bad in this area at all. I'll pay attention to it when I head to Eugene this afternoon.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By 2manyturbos
There are two screws that attach that casting to...

There are two screws that attach that casting to two other castings that are part of the sunroof assembly. Take the handle off and see if the screws that hold that casting are loose. It may be that...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 440
Posted By 2manyturbos
The casting that holds the drive gear may be...

The casting that holds the drive gear may be loose from the rest of the sunroof mechanism. That is what usually leads to the gear skipping.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 336
Posted By 2manyturbos
Maybe, through the glove box opening. Usually, I...

Maybe, through the glove box opening. Usually, I have to pull the center stack part of the dash loose and reach under the edge of the dash. It is such a PITA. I don't envy you. From what I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By 2manyturbos
Right here. ...

Right here.

https://www.brickboard.com/FAQ/700-900/CruiseControl.htm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 208
Posted By 2manyturbos
It could be leaking vacuum break valves. Those...

It could be leaking vacuum break valves. Those are the black plastic valves that are mounted in front of the brake a clutch pedal. Brickboard has an article on trouble shooting the 940 cruise...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 336
Posted By 2manyturbos
There is a relay for the power windows. ...

There is a relay for the power windows. Unfortunately, it is clipped to the dash structure behind/below the center AC/heater vents.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-30-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 809
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ It likely won't be conclusive either way. ...

^^ It likely won't be conclusive either way. I've had 20 93 240s and countless 93 and newer 940s, all of which ran the same size pulley on the AC compressor. Volvo does really random design...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-27-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By 2manyturbos
I have good condition used gaskets. PM me if you...

I have good condition used gaskets. PM me if you want one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 809
Posted By 2manyturbos
1993 R-134a Dryer part number 3537542.

1993 R-134a Dryer part number 3537542.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 20
Poll: 240: Opinion: Steelies
Views: 846
Posted By 2manyturbos
940 15" steelies look great on a 242 with the...

940 15" steelies look great on a 242 with the older 2 piece hub caps. It gives the car the "cop car" look. Clean and simple with plenty of tire under it. There is a brand of steel wheel out there...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,513
Posted By 2manyturbos
It is not a filter. It is known as a muffler.

It is not a filter. It is known as a muffler.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 20
Poll: 240: Opinion: Steelies
Views: 846
Posted By 2manyturbos
If they are 14", you won't get the cost of your...

If they are 14", you won't get the cost of your paint back from the sale. You can barely give those away. 15" 7/9 steelies in good shape are worth $100.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,434
Posted By 2manyturbos
I have had one B230FT non-squirter motor that was...

I have had one B230FT non-squirter motor that was still very quiet with 240,000 miles on it. Generally, that doesn't happen. The noisy engines usually still have good compression and don't consume...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,434
Posted By 2manyturbos
No, it doesn't piss me off. I've seen plenty of...

No, it doesn't piss me off. I've seen plenty of them that work out fine, for those that know what they're doing. ;-)

I can hear it already, "My +T is pinging, what can I do to make it stop". ...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,434
Posted By 2manyturbos
By the time you source a good turbo, manifold,...

By the time you source a good turbo, manifold, injectors, oil return system, ECUs, down pipe etc, you would have 5$00 into the parts to do the turbo conversion on a higher compression engine. The...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,434
Posted By 2manyturbos
Piston material and nickel content in the blocks....

Piston material and nickel content in the blocks. The B21/23 engines run quiet almost forever until the bearings wear out and they start knocking. I've seen them with 450,000 miles on them running...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,434
Posted By 2manyturbos
Totally different design in almost every possible...

Totally different design in almost every possible way. The B21s are known for running quietly with 300,000+ miles on them. A B230 isn't. That's the reason the squirters were added to them. ...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,079
Posted By 2manyturbos
Pull the fuel pumps. Both are higher capacity...

Pull the fuel pumps. Both are higher capacity than your 240 pumps for good reason. You don't need to do anything special as far as the distributor is concerned. Just put the stock 240 plug in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,090
Posted By 2manyturbos
This. It took less than 6 miles limping to my...

This. It took less than 6 miles limping to my shop under light throttle to cut a small pencil eraser diameter divot in between 1 and 2 on my 940 Turbo. I had just filled up with gas and about 2...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ If it is the same car he has been asking a...

^^ If it is the same car he has been asking a lot of questions about, it is an 88 740 Turbo.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By 2manyturbos
Bad calipers. The pistons are probably rusted.

Bad calipers. The pistons are probably rusted.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 626
Posted By 2manyturbos
12.17 under load is definitely too low. You will...

12.17 under load is definitely too low. You will drain your battery running at night with your lights on.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,176
Posted By 2manyturbos
As far as I've seen, 1993 was the first year of...

As far as I've seen, 1993 was the first year of the AW-71L. I had a 1992 940 NA with an AW-70L in it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-18-2018, 11:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 543
Posted By 2manyturbos
I took a look at the two rear windows that I had...

I took a look at the two rear windows that I had pulled out of parts cars and that trim is definitely a U shapped channel that goes on the edge of the glass. It is installed with the glass...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2018, 02:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,085
Posted By 2manyturbos
That isn't leather. It is vinyl interior. Just...

That isn't leather. It is vinyl interior. Just so you know.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,085
Posted By 2manyturbos
Without seeing the car in person, or, 10X as many...

Without seeing the car in person, or, 10X as many high resolution pictures, it's hard to put a value on it. The color white hides all kinds of defects in the body. I wouldn't pay $3,200 for that...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 543
Posted By 2manyturbos
He's asking about the rear window, not the...

He's asking about the rear window, not the windshield.

It has been a long time since I removed one. I'll try to remember to look at a rear glass I have at my shop. If I remember correctly, the...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-15-2018, 08:04 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,176
Posted By 2manyturbos
My reply pertains to US market cars. Other...

My reply pertains to US market cars. Other countries likely had different versions. The 71L version is just as strong as the AW-71. We never got the AW-71L in the US market turbos. Only in the NA...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-15-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,176
Posted By 2manyturbos
Google is wrong, or, you read it wrong. NA 940s...

Google is wrong, or, you read it wrong. NA 940s from 1992 on run the lock up transmissions. Your 93 should have an AW-71L in it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By 2manyturbos
Charge the system with Envirosafe ES12 industrial...

Charge the system with Envirosafe ES12 industrial refrigerant and add a pusher fan in front of the condenser and it will get plenty cold.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 400
Posted By 2manyturbos
The later evaporator will not fit in your 1990 AC...

The later evaporator will not fit in your 1990 AC case. You need the entire set up.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,118
Posted By 2manyturbos
I would never install any type of spark plug into...

I would never install any type of spark plug into an aluminum head without using anti-seize compound. I've dealt with too many aluminum head engines where someone has done so and it took me several...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 541
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes on the first part of your response. The other...

Yes on the first part of your response. The other line will work as it is. The difference between a 91-92 line and the 93 line is so minor that you probably couldn't tell unless they were...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ As said above, charge it through the low side...

^^ As said above, charge it through the low side port just as the factory did and as did every service technician has since the car was new.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 541
Posted By 2manyturbos
Actually, they line up on the connection coming...

Actually, they line up on the connection coming from the evaporator. You will need the hard line section off a 1991-92 240 that comes off the compressor and heads over to the condenser. If you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 01:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 541
Posted By 2manyturbos
You can use the 1991-92 240 condenser and if you...

You can use the 1991-92 240 condenser and if you charge it with the Envirosafe ES 12 industrial refrigerant it will get extremely cold.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is where you adjust the mixture using a 3mm...

That is where you adjust the mixture using a 3mm allen wrench. It has to be removed in order for the air meter to work properly.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 537
Posted By 2manyturbos
Use the OBD1 test box and read the codes. It has...

Use the OBD1 test box and read the codes. It has nothing to do with the AC.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By 2manyturbos
Paint materials have tripled in cost since 2001. ...

Paint materials have tripled in cost since 2001. No real justification for it doing so. Many Maaco painters are very good at shooting the paint. That is all they do, every day. It is the prep and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 650
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ This. Take it to Maaco if you want a cheap...

^^ This. Take it to Maaco if you want a cheap paint job. It won't last more that 4-5 years and will look like crap the day you pick it up. $2,800 is a give away price. Not that ou should take...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 719
Posted By 2manyturbos
The hard starting when damp is likely a CPS...

The hard starting when damp is likely a CPS issue. The flat spots in the power band are classic failing AMM symptoms. When an AMM is responsible for flats spots, there is never a code triggered in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By 2manyturbos
If it is the same line used on an 89 780 Bertone...

If it is the same line used on an 89 780 Bertone Turbo, I have one.
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