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Forum: events 12-05-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,185
Posted By Xeroni
I'll put that down on my calendar. Half...

I'll put that down on my calendar.

Half tempted to go raid a goodwill and put the 245 in the show. :lol:
Forum: projects & restorations 11-10-2017, 02:30 AM
Replies: 591
Views: 123,250
Posted By Xeroni
Now take it to the drags at Sonoma Raceway.

Now take it to the drags at Sonoma Raceway.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-22-2017, 01:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 750
Posted By Xeroni
Why did you replace the calipers? Were they...

Why did you replace the calipers? Were they frozen? I had a similar issue after replacing my frozen rear calipers where the pedal was tight and engaged right at the top beforehand. After the new...
Forum: events 09-08-2017, 01:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 810
Posted By Xeroni
I'll be there. One of the wagons should be good...

I'll be there. One of the wagons should be good for the trip by then. Any e85 down that way?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-03-2017, 01:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,199
Posted By Xeroni
I've driven with the RE71Rs in near freezing...

I've driven with the RE71Rs in near freezing temps, they get hard and dart around until you put a mile or two in them to warm them up. Haven't had any problem with tread separation or the like. They...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2017, 11:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,199
Posted By Xeroni
The S04s are an old tire by now, still a great...

The S04s are an old tire by now, still a great pick though. The Super Sports are supposed to be a really nice tire for the tread wear, I don't have any personal experience with them. Going by tread...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-04-2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 14,504
Posted By Xeroni
The exhaust on this thing is so quiet and the...

The exhaust on this thing is so quiet and the turbo is so loud it's great.

Let's hope imgur doesn't block hotlinking anytime soon...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-19-2017, 01:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 652
Posted By Xeroni
The IAT spikes are now only 1 degree up/down...

The IAT spikes are now only 1 degree up/down which seems to be fine. CLT still jumps from around 194 to 210 though.

IAT is grounded to body up front, CLT is the head. All in all it seems more...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-18-2017, 02:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 652
Posted By Xeroni
Well the ground wire at the bracket was loose....

Well the ground wire at the bracket was loose. I've tightened that up, the battery voltage reads closer to what it should be. I was going through my settings and I noticed that the squirts per cycle...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-17-2017, 10:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 652
Posted By Xeroni
The stock ground from the accessory bracket to...

The stock ground from the accessory bracket to the battery is the only one I know of.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-17-2017, 10:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 652
Posted By Xeroni
MS1 noise in CLT and IAT when in boost

I noticed this starting to happen when I was on the way home from Davis this year. Didn't have the laptop hooked up to datalog so this is the first time I've recorded it since I had to swap the...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2017, 01:05 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 711
Posted By Xeroni
AW71L with accumulator mod only has first

The backstory
junkyard AW71L from a 93 940 regina nonturbo
shimmed accumulators with bolts that were cut to be the same as the springs
replaced the rear tail housing gasket
in my 85 240 with 240...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-06-2017, 01:11 AM
Replies: 591
Views: 123,250
Posted By Xeroni
That red is awesome looking.

That red is awesome looking.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2017, 08:53 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
**** M46s, AW71 forever. ...

**** M46s, AW71 forever.

https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/176402489849937920/317416954694467584/20170525_140414_HDR.jpg

I have a habit of ruining transmissions whenever I go to Davis....
Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2017, 12:08 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
TB ate my post. In short, E85 tune now. New...

TB ate my post.

In short, E85 tune now. New crankcase vent on block. Blew hole in exhaust on the way to Davis. Drove with no hood. Picked up some nice parts at the swap meet.

Shifter now has...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-26-2017, 03:59 AM
Replies: 1,039
Views: 134,782
Posted By Xeroni
I forgot about your rewire. :oops: When I...

I forgot about your rewire. :oops:

When I had a bad cps on my 760 I could wiggle the wire while it was running at get it to sputter. They tach would also bounce around and the car would act like...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-26-2017, 01:11 AM
Replies: 1,039
Views: 134,782
Posted By Xeroni
Checked out the main fused wire going to the ecu?...

Checked out the main fused wire going to the ecu? I've seen those get pretty nasty in the fuse and I've even had the wire itself go bad.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-26-2017, 12:06 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
So yah, got a bunch of stuff done. ...

So yah, got a bunch of stuff done.

http://i234.photobucket.com/albums/ee238/Xeroni/20170425_163129.jpg

I bought some S10 Bilsteins and new rear brake pads since the rear was really soft...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-15-2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 1,039
Views: 134,782
Posted By Xeroni
My dipstick also looks like that if I don't drive...

My dipstick also looks like that if I don't drive the car for a few days. Just condensation collecting on it, will burn off when you drive.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-15-2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 117,567
Posted By Xeroni
dem quad rounds tho

dem quad rounds tho
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2017, 10:11 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 117,567
Posted By Xeroni
https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/5...

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/51wQWjkcGCL._AC_UL320_SR204,320_.jpg:oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2017, 06:40 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 117,567
Posted By Xeroni
10psi?

10psi?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-27-2017, 03:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 517
Posted By Xeroni
Yep, 7/9 use only one belt for the alternator.

Yep, 7/9 use only one belt for the alternator.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-26-2017, 02:11 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
So uh... I bought a spec stage 3 clutch back...

So uh...

I bought a spec stage 3 clutch back in January with plans to install it before Davis. I'm happy to say I made that goal a whole month in advance.

Wish I had pics but we were just...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-26-2017, 01:59 AM
Replies: 763
Views: 117,567
Posted By Xeroni
I for one love those steelies.

I for one love those steelies.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2017, 06:30 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 117,567
Posted By Xeroni
This'll be ready for Davis right?

This'll be ready for Davis right?
Forum: events 01-14-2017, 02:35 AM
Replies: 630
Poll: Davis 2017
Views: 81,727
Posted By Xeroni
I've got my room booked. Now that I've done that...

I've got my room booked. Now that I've done that I should finally get around to putting a clutch in the wagon...



Ha, good luck with that.
Forum: events 12-12-2016, 10:10 AM
Replies: 630
Poll: Davis 2017
Views: 81,727
Posted By Xeroni
Motel 6 is where the party's at.

Motel 6 is where the party's at.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-01-2016, 02:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By Xeroni
That would be perfect. Shipping might be high...

That would be perfect. Shipping might be high though. Also looking through the site with google translate they don't seem to ship outside of Sweden?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-30-2016, 09:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By Xeroni
10 spline M46 turbo clutch

The wagon is in need of a stronger clutch. Right now it has a B21/M46 from a '76 240 with the coarse 10 spline input shaft. Anything over 15 psi at high revs/gears slips the clutch. I had ordered a...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-27-2016, 09:20 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
Took the old turbo off and found where it was...

Took the old turbo off and found where it was leaking from. The oil was leaking past the compressor and getting into the intake, the exhaust side was dry.

Got the new turbo put together:
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-23-2016, 05:02 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
Woops. I ordered the wrong CHRA. I bought a TD04L...

Woops. I ordered the wrong CHRA. I bought a TD04L when the one that fits the exhaust housing on the car is a TD04HL. Didn't read the title close enough. Now to return this one and wait until next...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,345
Posted By Xeroni
This is how I did it on my b21 block. You just...

This is how I did it on my b21 block. You just have to start the adapter in the right spot so it tightens enough when it gets where you want it.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-18-2016, 11:34 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
Teaser. ...

Teaser.

http://i234.photobucket.com/albums/ee238/Xeroni/4cc98936-73f7-4c14-a889-ba47e2bb7eb11243180680.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 10-16-2016, 12:16 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 54,487
Posted By Xeroni
And I thought my motor mounts were bad. I'm...

And I thought my motor mounts were bad. I'm surprised the engine didn't fall out at the last Cars and Coffee.
Forum: events 10-09-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,313
Posted By Xeroni
I was too busy looking but I took a few...

I was too busy looking but I took a few (http://s234.photobucket.com/user/Xeroni/slideshow/car%20shows?sort=3).
Forum: projects & restorations 10-08-2016, 12:09 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
Was on my way to get gas and a new strap to...

Was on my way to get gas and a new strap to replace that broken one when I did a 1st gear pull and suddenly my shifter flew like 3 inches to the right. I got a new strap and babied it back home and...
Forum: events 10-07-2016, 12:37 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,313
Posted By Xeroni
Well I'm going, got the 245 all buttoned up. Is...

Well I'm going, got the 245 all buttoned up. Is there an award for most ratty car? :lol:
Forum: events 09-26-2016, 11:15 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,313
Posted By Xeroni
I want to try and make this. Been trying to fix...

I want to try and make this. Been trying to fix the leaky junkyard turbo on the wagon.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-03-2016, 03:28 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
Was blasting through the hills back home tonight...

Was blasting through the hills back home tonight and heard rattle after the last few turns. I verified oil pressure and babied it back home.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2016, 11:50 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
Woah I haven't updated this in forever. I moved a...

Woah I haven't updated this in forever. I moved a few months back to a place with no usable garage so all I've been able to do it an oil change and finally nail the tune down. I drive it to work at...
Forum: events 09-01-2016, 11:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,212
Posted By Xeroni
I have that Saturday off, might as well come down...

I have that Saturday off, might as well come down in the 245. I may want to at least spray it down since it hasn't been washed in a year. :lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2016, 02:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,091
Posted By Xeroni
I think this...

I think this (http://www.volvopartswebstore.com/showAssembly.aspx?ukey_assembly=235142) is an M47 diagram.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-27-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,204
Posted By Xeroni
This thread is useless without pictures.

This thread is useless without pictures.
Forum: events 04-21-2016, 02:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,268
Posted By Xeroni
Take the race car.

Take the race car.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2016, 01:55 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 26,807
Posted By Xeroni
Been a while. Did some stuff. Tried to megasquirt...

Been a while. Did some stuff. Tried to megasquirt it again. Didn't work. Found stupid mistake (http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=320711). Now runs. Has flat tire. Etc.

Derp:...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-21-2016, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,416
Posted By Xeroni
I did the spark conversion a while ago. I think...

I did the spark conversion a while ago. I think those wires are from me? Doesn't matter anyway as you're correct in that the traces are bypassed by the wires.


I bought it off CJs 142E on here...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-20-2016, 02:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,416
Posted By Xeroni
MS1 burnt traces

(MS1 2.2 with led17 spark set up like this (http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=806834&postcount=3).)

Installed my megasquirt back into the 240 and when I cranked it I saw no rpm, which...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 54,487
Posted By Xeroni
Whoever put weights on the outside lip deserves...

Whoever put weights on the outside lip deserves to be fired.

Also dat positive camber.
Forum: events 03-30-2016, 11:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,268
Posted By Xeroni
Yes. I should have the 240 in good enough...

Yes.

I should have the 240 in good enough condition to make it down for this.

But the Fiesta is a lot faster...
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