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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 645
Posted By Mungulz
Will a 240 box fit a 740?

Dead 740 with rego for good price, needs a gearbox
I have a dead 240 with a good box.

both aw70, same box or what?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-11-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,370
Posted By Mungulz
Its a volvo

Its a volvo
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,370
Posted By Mungulz
heater control vacuum leak

Can hear a hiss behind the dash, no guesses needed here.

What's involved in fixing it?

My fans pretty screwy anyway so if its too hard blocking would be a better option.

Sounds like it's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,464
Posted By Mungulz
1389563 is what they say on the side. Looks...

1389563 is what they say on the side.

Looks to be a more modern tip design.even if the flow rates the same, in theory better atomization will improve something.

It certainly runs great now....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2014, 02:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,464
Posted By Mungulz
No. I'll pull one and check now. 16.9 on...

No. I'll pull one and check now.

16.9 on blue ones
14.9 on yellows

200 setting on multimeter


Alright lads cheers for the help. She's running well.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 831
Posted By Mungulz
Before entering reverse, hit second and then try...

Before entering reverse, hit second and then try it. Works with older boxes, stops the input shaft or whatever.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,464
Posted By Mungulz
This cars rooted man, half the lights on the dash...

This cars rooted man, half the lights on the dash don't work. Its got stupid miles on it and hasn't been maintained. I'm surprised it runs as well as it does.

Im thinking the injectors are...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,464
Posted By Mungulz
http://imgur.com/JVHcI7t They're these ones....

http://imgur.com/JVHcI7t

They're these ones. Blue top black body. Off an 850.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,464
Posted By Mungulz
I did a self test on components. TPS is...

I did a self test on components.

TPS is definitely failed.
Injector 1 or 2 seems noisier than the rest.
IACV works perfectly.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,067
Posted By Mungulz
The bolt holding mine backed off and I'd say its...

The bolt holding mine backed off and I'd say its threaded into the firewall itself.

Not sure why it came loose, but it did, and there's thread in there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 732
Posted By Mungulz
Pretty easy. Disconnect battery. Put...

Pretty easy.

Disconnect battery.

Put things back in reverse of removal.

If the easiest way is to take the top bolts off LAST, reinstall them first for example.

Do one side at a time....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,464
Posted By Mungulz
No power (surges on)

Did a few things recently. Its a 240 with an na b230f


Changed the fuel pressure reg and the car was running great, seemed to pull incredibly hard to the limiter.

Changed the injectors with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,022
Posted By Mungulz
For the flow rates sure. Anyone have actual...

For the flow rates sure. Anyone have actual experience using them and comments to share?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,022
Posted By Mungulz
Replaced 240 injectors with 850 ones.

So I changed out my yellow tops with the blue top ones. .

Idle is a little bit smoother and not as high.
Less burbling in exhaust on compression brake.

Power seems the same. Can't judge fuel...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By Mungulz
will a 91 940 block fit a 240?

Got an 89 240 wagon with a sad engine.

Have a head already with very low km on it and a gasket ready to go.

Rather than rebuild I figured I'd grab a new block from a 240.. However pick and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-24-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,098
Posted By Mungulz
The 240 is live axle rear. You wouldn't know by...

The 240 is live axle rear. You wouldn't know by the way it handles though :)

Pads and rotors are new on the front.
Mounts are new but D/S is broken at top bolt. Bit of a knock but the motor sits...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-24-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,098
Posted By Mungulz
Question Intermittent grind at 30mph.

1989 240, aw70, N/A
Cut springs etc.

Earlier in the night I noticed a shuddering in the P/S when parking, chalked it up to wheels skipping on concrete floor.

Driving tonight at around...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-24-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 921
Posted By Mungulz
I've had two cars that do it. I have my o2...

I've had two cars that do it.

I have my o2 sensor unplugged and it does it, so that may be a place to start...

I've ordered the part so if you wanted to wait a week or try other things first...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-23-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By Mungulz
The slide pins being the ones that go through the...

The slide pins being the ones that go through the pads?

They're actually bone dry.

I'll fix it tomorrow, hope that's all :)
Thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-23-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By Mungulz
There's a piston at the top and bottom of the...

There's a piston at the top and bottom of the caliper though.

I'm getting wear along the side of the pad, the outside of the rotor. So I don't understand how a sticking caliper could cause wear...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-23-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By Mungulz
There's a piston at the top and bottom of the...

There's a piston at the top and bottom of the caliper though.

I'm getting wear along the side of the pad, the outside of the rotor. So I don't understand how a sticking caliper could cause wear...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-23-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 813
Posted By Mungulz
uneven pad and rotor wear, underlying issue?

89 245, girling, vented.

Bearing: minor free play (vertical in front wheels). Coworker suggested this could be the cause but he thought it wasn't bad enough to cause this.

Rack ends are...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-27-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 868
Posted By Mungulz
I've had it 6 months and changed the oil 4 times...

I've had it 6 months and changed the oil 4 times so its not neglected by me at least. Previous owner had store brand 20-50 in the boot though.

Seems to have not used that much oil when I bought...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-27-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 868
Posted By Mungulz
Excessive oil burning

89 245, NA auto

Unknown mileage. If I had to guess, I'd say 360,000km is a conservative guess, likely more.

Did an oil change perhaps 500 or 600km ago, and topped up the oil to the full marker...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-25-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 770
Posted By Mungulz
Still giving me an intermittent high idle, but...

Still giving me an intermittent high idle, but only as high as 1300rpm now. Never 3000 like it was before.

This is after driving 120 miles, so definitely a consistent thing and nothing more is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-24-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 770
Posted By Mungulz
I think the stumbling I mentioned was my o2...

I think the stumbling I mentioned was my o2 sensor finally ****ting out.

I unplugged it.

Then I adjusted the throttle body (still can't hear TPS click :s)

After tb adjustment it was idling...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-24-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 770
Posted By Mungulz
MAF in = 1500RPM. Maf unplugged - 750RPM

Okay story goes, have a 245 wagon, 89, LH 2.4.

I thought it was bulletproof, 6 months of thrashing and no issues at all. invincible car.

Today with family in it, it starts stumbling really...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2014, 05:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,065
Posted By Mungulz
No one tells me this **** aye. . They're...

No one tells me this **** aye. .

They're relatively common in Australia, on GLEs?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-22-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,000
Posted By Mungulz
Mine has seen soooo much limiter it's not funny. ...

Mine has seen soooo much limiter it's not funny.

Usually every time I take it out.. and it's a daily driver. I do 600-700km a week in it. Probably sees an hour or two of rev limiter a month :rofl:...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2014, 01:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,000
Posted By Mungulz
I get 14MPG freeway or not. 245, driven...

I get 14MPG freeway or not.

245, driven harder than any of you know hard to even be.

Still though, somethings wrong, wirings been hacked.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2014, 01:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 829
Posted By Mungulz
dude **** it, buy some hose, link input to output...

dude **** it, buy some hose, link input to output on radiator, ****in done.

cable tie a random trans cooler to somewhere you want it, i don't really give a **** where you put it, obviously airflow...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,450
Posted By Mungulz
test tps

test tps
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-03-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 711
Posted By Mungulz
Had a Passat in today that was doing that. ...

Had a Passat in today that was doing that.

We found the harness was ****ed under the rrhs floor.
I know that's not your issue though. .
Forum: website & board 09-01-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 619
Posted By Mungulz
I'm reasonably sure it will fit. I have our...

I'm reasonably sure it will fit.

I have our AU a quick measure and it comes in at around 30 inches. Volvo looks to have 32-34 to the rad, so room enough for an efan.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,030
Posted By Mungulz
Why not just put the studs back in if they come...

Why not just put the studs back in if they come out with the bolt. I think 2 or 3 of mine came out and they went straight back in.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,030
Posted By Mungulz
I've done it on a kjet b230e as a noob. I would...

I've done it on a kjet b230e as a noob. I would say that's a harder job than a b230f.

Biggest issue I had was dealing with the plethora of injector lines and vacuum lines going between intake...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By Mungulz
Potentially a failing master cylinder. That...

Potentially a failing master cylinder.

That being said when mine failed it would gradually lose pressure until I reapplied the pedal, then it would work again. Only really noticed it when in...
Forum: showroom 08-29-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,997
Posted By Mungulz
Well who the hell did you buy it off?

Well who the hell did you buy it off?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-29-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,012
Posted By Mungulz
We did pretty good for volvos but. Turbos...

We did pretty good for volvos but.

Turbos are a bit thin on the ground but there's enough 740 and 940t out there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-29-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,422
Posted By Mungulz
Yeah I'll be honest I've got next to no money,...

Yeah I'll be honest I've got next to no money, working at a cafe and trying to find meaningful work.

Just dropped $350 on parts which I feel like I got a good deal on, compared to $80 for a damn...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-29-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,012
Posted By Mungulz
^ duh.. Aussies got ecodes.

^ duh.. Aussies got ecodes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-29-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,422
Posted By Mungulz
Cool, scored a head with 140km or ~85k miles and...

Cool, scored a head with 140km or ~85k miles and its got all the sensors on it. Should be a new car when I chuck that on. Should mention this block/engine seems original and would be around 200k...
Forum: website & board 08-29-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 619
Posted By Mungulz
How anal are the cops where you are? I've been...

How anal are the cops where you are? I've been running decat and 1 muffler for months and not had too much troubles.


http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=299751

please try this if...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,422
Posted By Mungulz
O2 sensor ^ I've decided not to be a...

O2 sensor ^

I've decided not to be a cheapass though and I'm just going to buy a new o2 sensor rather than **** around with something that might not work well or at all.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,422
Posted By Mungulz
Bumping this again because I just unplugged the...

Bumping this again because I just unplugged the o2 sensor and its still running super rich. (I am not surprised)

Above mentioned 0.1 to 1v.

What should I set it to to maintain a reasonable...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,343
Posted By Mungulz
Obviously I haven't done it yet. I will cut the...

Obviously I haven't done it yet. I will cut the bumpstop according to how much shock travel is left over.

Will jack up a side with no spring and see how much shock travel I have left.. Actually I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,584
Posted By Mungulz
Well I fixed a leaking tranny cooler line with...

Well I fixed a leaking tranny cooler line with some hose and 2 clamps on each end about 6 months ago. Fluids bright red, and driveway is white. She's good.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,343
Posted By Mungulz
What I'm doing is 2 coils off stock rear...

What I'm doing is

2 coils off stock rear spring
New rear shocks
Half bump stop cut.

It should virtually never hit the bump stop in that configuration, will likely bottom out shock first.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-27-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,469
Posted By Mungulz
what are you, a girl? if the springs break...

what are you, a girl?

if the springs break you just fall half an inch to bump stops.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-27-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,469
Posted By Mungulz
omg just cut some coils off this is -3 on...

omg just cut some coils off

this is -3 on stock springs

http://puu.sh/babGN/f32b6cbef2.png

completely related, half my drivers door trim fell off, I reckon it looks better.
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