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Forum: projects & restorations 10-23-2020, 02:48 AM
Replies: 216
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Posted By Sjeng
I used exactly this in my rattling M90. Shifts...

I used exactly this in my rattling M90. Shifts smooth.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-20-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 570
Posted By Sjeng
Why, if I may ask?

Why, if I may ask?
Forum: projects & restorations 10-12-2020, 12:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Just checked again: Nominal dwell is 3.1ms...

Just checked again:

Nominal dwell is 3.1ms at 14V, voltage correction is just like in the Bosch documentation. This should charge the coil to between 7 and 8 Amps, which does not seem excessive to...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-11-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Oops.

Oops.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-11-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Indeed, Ultracs, good value for money. Might...

Indeed, Ultracs, good value for money. Might delete the rear swaybar, as it is already quite stiff.

Update:

I have been driving the car to work for a couple of days, things were going well and...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2020, 12:37 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 34,682
Posted By Sjeng
Nice progress, really nice wheels also.

Nice progress, really nice wheels also.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,085
Posted By Sjeng
Do you know how to google? Lots of cheap,...

Do you know how to google? Lots of cheap, complete megasquirt clones available, for example RusEFI. Secondly, Who's going to "tune" your LH for free?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-26-2020, 02:17 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 97,186
Posted By Sjeng
Yes, cheapest option.

Yes, cheapest option.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Thanks Janspeed. Yes, this part number...

Thanks Janspeed.



Yes, this part number came from a volvo/deutz excavator. Turbine housing looks nice for our purposes: (still will give the HX40 a try though)

Part No:

12709880017
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-10-2020, 01:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,255
Posted By Sjeng
I had this problem, although not with a hall...

I had this problem, although not with a hall sensor.
Could be noise issues?
Make sure your rpm signal cable is routed away from other cables which could cause noise, such as ignition wires of high...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
They are very good units, from what I have read....

They are very good units, from what I have read. There are a couple of variants, compressor size ranges from 50 to 54mm inducer, and turbine exducer varies between 56 and 65mm. Even the 65mm turbine...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-03-2020, 02:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Bled clutch: didn't work. Realized it had to...

Bled clutch: didn't work.

Realized it had to be the clutch line, as the throwout arm angle is correct.
Stock volvo clutch lines don't mix with stiffer PP's.
Installed this and bled clutch again:...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-27-2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,698
Posted By Sjeng
edit: nvm.

edit: nvm.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-25-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,393
Posted By Sjeng
Tighten the turbine side clamp after you attach...

Tighten the turbine side clamp after you attach OEM oil feed and drain.
File down locator pin on turbo first.

This should easily work, however if for some reason it does not, the basic 24"...
Forum: showroom 08-23-2020, 04:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,620
Posted By Sjeng
Nice results. Turbine housing on the HX52? ...

Nice results.

Turbine housing on the HX52?
Also impressed with the Volvo pistons.




Haha. :rofl:
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Thanks for the kind words guys. What has...

Thanks for the kind words guys.

What has been done:

- Installed 940 radiator and fan. Fitted 940 fan upside down for clearance with the water pump pulley.
- Made support bracket for the air...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2020, 01:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,950
Posted By Sjeng
Badass ride man.

Badass ride man.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,225
Posted By Sjeng
You can try some of mine if you pm me your post...

You can try some of mine if you pm me your post address. I'm Dutch too.

I had a similar setup as you. 012/470cc opel injectors/18T.

Use at your own risk!

I got rid of the lean spot when it...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-16-2020, 06:00 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 97,186
Posted By Sjeng
Yes, my mistake.

Yes, my mistake.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-16-2020, 02:53 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 97,186
Posted By Sjeng
Diesel also works very well. You say you...

Diesel also works very well.

You say you have new pistons ordered; is the block already bored?
Looking forward to seeing your results.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-15-2020, 01:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,339
Posted By Sjeng
Plug gap? WbO2 readings?

Plug gap?

WbO2 readings?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-25-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,117
Posted By Sjeng
Why not? What's wrong with calculating a req fuel...

Why not? What's wrong with calculating a req fuel value?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-25-2020, 01:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,768
Posted By Sjeng
- Hardness front: 10kg / mm . - Hardness rear:...

- Hardness front: 10kg / mm .
- Hardness rear: 8kg / mm

450lb/in rear. Way too stiff for a 7/9 mate.
I hve 225lb/in in the rear and that's already stiff.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,923
Posted By Sjeng
Ali has a large variety of silicone couplings and...

Ali has a large variety of silicone couplings and reducers (even angled reducers). What diameters/angles do you need?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-22-2020, 01:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,556
Posted By Sjeng
It's exactly the same as on an 8v. Assuming...

It's exactly the same as on an 8v.

Assuming speed density:
Crank trigger, coolant temp, throttle position, inlet air temperature and MAP.

You could even use a stock ignition module, and...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-12-2020, 02:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Progress is slow, very busy with work. Holiday...

Progress is slow, very busy with work.
Holiday starts next week and then I will hopefully be able to drive it soon.
What has been done:

Mounted manifolds and turbo "for real".
Made brackets for...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,652
Posted By Sjeng
There's a superback and flatback version of the...

There's a superback and flatback version of the TD04 rebuild kit. I don't know if this could cause these issues?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,652
Posted By Sjeng
That's strange, wonder why there still is axial...

That's strange, wonder why there still is axial play then. Just checked a used 13G here, definitely no axial play.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2020, 04:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,652
Posted By Sjeng
Speaking from experience, balancing is overrated...

Speaking from experience, balancing is overrated for these turbo's, which I think are component balanced and not assembly balanced. I rebuilt several TD04's with china rebuild kits and also swapped...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-04-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,129
Posted By Sjeng
I assume you have one of these: ...

I assume you have one of these:

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/61g9zww0sSL._SY355_.jpg

Crank pulley: Put car in 4th gear and have your friend press the brakes.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
@ Swedbrick: Thanks a lot for the hubcaps, I...

@ Swedbrick: Thanks a lot for the hubcaps, I really appreciate it!

https://i.ibb.co/5Bc4zKK/IMG-20200601-093957.jpg (https://ibb.co/m6zTYNN)

Exhaust.
Recycled the magnaflow from my old car....
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2020, 02:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,437
Posted By Sjeng
2x48mm/1.75" to the turbo sounds good for your...

2x48mm/1.75" to the turbo sounds good for your application.
I have seen several comparable designs on Savarturbo which made large amounts of power.
1.75" fits perfectly to a twin scroll t3 flange.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2020, 02:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,841
Posted By Sjeng
Why are you so certain your tuning issue is...

Why are you so certain your tuning issue is caused by the intake manifold?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-27-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,693
Posted By Sjeng
Do you have a chip burner? I have some DIY bin...

Do you have a chip burner? I have some DIY bin files which worked well with a similar setup as yours.

What I did:

Used 012 MAF constants in the bin.
Adjusted the #4 injector constant to...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-23-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Thanks a lot swedbrick!! Very cool. Progress...

Thanks a lot swedbrick!! Very cool.

Progress is kind of slow as I have been busy with work.
What has been done:

I assembled the intake manifold/fpr/fuel rail.
Again a lot of cleaning,...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2020, 11:55 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 50,407
Posted By Sjeng
You already spent a lot of time on it, and are...

You already spent a lot of time on it, and are building something unique.
Do you do it for the technical challenge or do you want to drive it as soon as possible?

Charge piping: I used 2.5 inch...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-04-2020, 01:28 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 16,216
Posted By Sjeng
I like it. Automatic transmission? It will...

I like it. Automatic transmission? It will certainly crush some souls when done.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2020, 01:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,798
Posted By Sjeng
I don't know how t inhese are supposed tot be...

I don't know how t inhese are supposed tot be mounted. But is it possible that you mounted them upside down?
Forum: projects & restorations 04-29-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
That would be cool! Thanks JW. I...

That would be cool!



Thanks JW. I cleaned some rust and painted it with the original color (just 1K motip spraycan).

What has been done:
Bought 17x7 Renault steel wheels. 50mm offset.
I...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-29-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,788
Posted By Sjeng
Saw this on Savarturbo? Insane work. :)

Saw this on Savarturbo? Insane work. :)
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2020, 04:00 AM
Replies: 1,064
Views: 437,191
Posted By Sjeng
Looks great!

Looks great!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-23-2020, 02:35 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Yes, cutoff wheel and angle grinder. I have a...

Yes, cutoff wheel and angle grinder. I have a belt sander so i can make the ends nice and flat. Runners 1,2 and 3 are close in length, but 4 is a lot longer. This should not be too critical. It would...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Thanks DET17! Yes on a 2-series it would...

Thanks DET17! Yes on a 2-series it would definitely be more difficult to build a manifold and fit the turbo nicely.

Tacked the last runner quickly and fitted the manifold on the car.
There is...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 97,186
Posted By Sjeng
That's a lot of movement. I had a worn engine...

That's a lot of movement. I had a worn engine (0.1mm measured bore wear) that had less movement than that.

I would see if you could get a good b230 turbo block and cut the recesses in the pistons.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-19-2020, 01:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,479
Posted By Sjeng
Borg warner makes nice units. S252SX-E would be...

Borg warner makes nice units.
S252SX-E would be a nice turbo for you.

That said a HX35 12cm should also work well with the divided manifold.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-19-2020, 12:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,252
Posted By Sjeng
Thanks for the kind words. Small update,...

Thanks for the kind words.

Small update, what has been done:

- Installed flywheel, clutch, and gearbox. Shimmed pivot ball 4mm.
- Some paint repair/rust removal in engine bay.
- Installed...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-17-2020, 02:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,387
Posted By Sjeng
A locker/limited slip differential will help....

A locker/limited slip differential will help. Powertrax 2210-LR is a cheap, strong option for the dana30.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-11-2020, 01:09 AM
Replies: 420
Views: 294,895
Posted By Sjeng
Very impressive work. Hats off.

Very impressive work. Hats off.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-07-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,180
Posted By Sjeng
Also, i missed the design of those pipes. Twin...

Also, i missed the design of those pipes. Twin turbo which merges into one pipe with short harsh bends, which are way less pronounced on the 6.5 inch version. This could be a bigger improvement than...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-07-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,180
Posted By Sjeng
Hi Tfrasca. If we do a quick comparison of...

Hi Tfrasca.

If we do a quick comparison of those numbers:
https://i.ibb.co/MMs5vHc/Capture.png

I would expect that the hp gained per inch^2 of surface area would decrease with increasing...
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