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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 04:41 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,656
Posted By Uncleknucklez
The best kind of mirrors for a 2 series. Lot's of...

The best kind of mirrors for a 2 series. Lot's of really nice work cleaning up the fiddly bits. Those are the kinds of things I appreciate in a car, keep up the good work!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 420
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Virgos are no longer round.....

Virgos are no longer round.....
Forum: projects & restorations 03-15-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I've had a couple dentless people take a look at...

I've had a couple dentless people take a look at it and the issues is the arch of the body line won't really be the same, At some point I would like to secure another straight fender and repaint the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-14-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 1,283
Views: 219,082
Posted By Uncleknucklez
You disappeared the grandpa mobile?

You disappeared the grandpa mobile?
Forum: projects & restorations 03-13-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
A buddy of mine drew this up, and I turned it...

A buddy of mine drew this up, and I turned it into a decal.

https://i.imgur.com/56jNtOK.jpg

I took the car to Radwood Sonoma, it rained, I don't have many pics of that. I am moving forward...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I just left the injector in the hole, not hooked...

I just left the injector in the hole, not hooked to anything, they're normally closed operation means there shouldn't be any form of leak from it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 732
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Check that the heater valve isn't stuck open?

Check that the heater valve isn't stuck open?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I don't recall when the switch happened, but...

I don't recall when the switch happened, but Volvo omitted the 5th injector at some point. Newer LH ECU didn't use the injector and used the 4 existing for cold start functioning.

I ended up...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 496
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Rivnut?

Rivnut?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,546
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I can't remember without checking my notes, but...

I can't remember without checking my notes, but lowering the mount on the axle would do the same thing?
Forum: website & board 02-27-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Welcome! Enjoy your stay :)

Welcome! Enjoy your stay :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 433
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Just use the PS units, it doesn't really make the...

Just use the PS units, it doesn't really make the steering feel that much heavier, and these cars never have enough caster
Forum: events 02-15-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,944
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Right?! Priorities :roll:

Right?! Priorities :roll:
Forum: projects & restorations 02-14-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2,515
Views: 285,979
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Yellow lens are bae :oogle: ...

Yellow lens are bae :oogle:

https://i.imgur.com/k5PfjdVl.jpg



Looks good Carl!
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 120,946
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Just curious, did those play nicely with the...

Just curious, did those play nicely with the stock senders?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 601
Posted By Uncleknucklez
AEM por vida

AEM por vida
Forum: performance & modifications 02-11-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 785
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Pull everything that touches the motor from the...

Pull everything that touches the motor from the 91, harness, computers, flywheel, the works, and plop it all into the 89, assuming the 91 runs it is a pretty straight forward swap. DM me, I am local...
Forum: website & board 02-06-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,083
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Done. I can help with decals and such if needed,...

Done. I can help with decals and such if needed, Gary may vouch for me.

Thanks for everything Dana and co., this site has helped me possibly save an old car or two, and make a bunch of friends...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-06-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,125
Posted By Uncleknucklez
My box is a 3.35 1st, .68 5th unit, With the...

My box is a 3.35 1st, .68 5th unit, With the 3.91, and decently small tire (24" diameter) means first gear is over in a flash, and 70 MPH is right about 2800 RPM.

My thinking is to go with a 3.73...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-06-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 15,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
A thing of beauty!

A thing of beauty!
Forum: performance & modifications 02-06-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,125
Posted By Uncleknucklez
First gear sucks with 4.10 gears. I have 3.90 in...

First gear sucks with 4.10 gears. I have 3.90 in my car, and a T5 trans, First is pretty much worthless. I was thinking the other day that I should find a 3.73 rear end to slap in there and see if it...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 492
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Stock turbo ECU use voltage readings from the MAF...

Stock turbo ECU use voltage readings from the MAF to determine how much "boost" you are making, the stock ECU will cut fuel if it gets a reading congruent to over pressure which it views at around...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,236
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Stick a new flywheel in it and drive

Stick a new flywheel in it and drive
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-01-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 623
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I uh, never thought about using them for...

I uh, never thought about using them for basically free lifetime oil changes, they even take used oil for a refund!

For the OP, I buy them a few at a time from IPD, the last two years that I went...
Forum: showroom 01-31-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 3,804
Views: 2,537,516
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I have been curious what a 240 would look like...

I have been curious what a 240 would look like with the front arches cut from some fenders and welded into the rear at the same height as the stock fenders. Basically matched arches.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 890
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Totes For sure start pinning out your...

Totes

For sure start pinning out your harness, and verifying all the grounds are in good shape, I chased a weird coolant temp issue, Never stalled, but ran rich intermittently when the car would...
Forum: showroom 01-31-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9,435
Views: 2,966,907
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Ooooh Shinay

Ooooh Shinay
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-30-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 578
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Was the flywheel surfaced before the new disc?...

Was the flywheel surfaced before the new disc? New PP? If so odds are it wasn't cleaned well before and during install... or a rear main or valve cover gasket is leaking down in there and making a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-30-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 778
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Hmmm, what about in tank pump stuff? The in...

Hmmm, what about in tank pump stuff?

The in tank pump does tons of work, and the piece of hose between the pump and the sending unit could go bad and cause odd things to happen, especially when...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-30-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Thanks a ton! Small wheel bois! This...

Thanks a ton! Small wheel bois!



This was just a vacuum hose for the evap system before the throttle plate, but it idled leaner than normal, very similar to LH when there is a vacuum leak in...
Forum: showroom 01-30-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 9,435
Views: 2,966,907
Posted By Uncleknucklez
One of my favorite pics ...

One of my favorite pics

http://i.imgur.com/yJxhO1fh.jpg (https://imgur.com/yJxhO1f)
Forum: projects & restorations 01-29-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
No worries, We will get together soon. I am...

No worries, We will get together soon.

I am still using your overrun fuel cut settings for the most part, I did try and get closed loop working, but was having issue with a lean 15.5 afr idle,...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-29-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I threw a pipe in for the intake side, and am...

I threw a pipe in for the intake side, and am officially rid of the LH24 stuff (was usiing the MAF as an air filter adapter)

Plan to pull all the pipes, valve cover, and radiator slam panel and...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-28-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,471
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Please leave the coffin hood and quad squares! I...

Please leave the coffin hood and quad squares! I dig this one, keep up the good work!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,012
Posted By Uncleknucklez
240 Clean "toy" bumpers 240 Turbo bumper trim ...

240 Clean "toy" bumpers
240 Turbo bumper trim
240 turbo trim in decent shape
240 Black OG map pockets
240 un-rotted door cards

For the record, my car has NONE of those items because they are...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-24-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
It's pretty cool and relatively easy to get...

It's pretty cool and relatively easy to get running!



Honestly, my car may not be faster than a proper running LH car, but it is fun to mess around with, and the information available to me now...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-24-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Here's a vid, I am a child and elected for the...

Here's a vid, I am a child and elected for the racecar dash, but this app has a ton of options and can control a bunch of different things if you'd like it to.

I bent a piece of aluminum and...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-24-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Small update, I installed a bluetooth module from...

Small update, I installed a bluetooth module from evilbay in my MS box, works great, wireless connects right up to my laptop or the fire tablet that I have been running "Realdash" app on to monitor...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-22-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Yes. Totally.

Yes. Totally.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-22-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I will revisit my advance table and take those...

I will revisit my advance table and take those suggestions into consideration. Thanks gents.

Really my goal is to make 17-18 psi and beat on it everyday, So I am ok with a little more...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Take a look at where I'm at, I have done some...

Take a look at where I'm at, I have done some pretty wide swings with ign timing trying to find a little det and then back it down, The car scoots pretty good with these numbers and not a hint of...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2019, 03:01 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Agreed, I am not allergic to anything, so Meyle...

Agreed, I am not allergic to anything, so Meyle it is.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-21-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 409
Posted By Uncleknucklez
My intake used a 2.5" 45* silicone hose, with a...

My intake used a 2.5" 45* silicone hose, with a section of hose inbetween with a hose barb, and then a 2.5" to 2.75" silicone coupler for the MAF, 2.75" AEM dryflow filter on the end of the MAF
...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I spent a ton of time going back and forth, AND...

I spent a ton of time going back and forth, AND trying to decide if having all of the flex and shock going into one bushing would be to it's detriment (I was working under the assumption that the...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Thanks Carl! I have a couple other recent...

Thanks Carl!

I have a couple other recent pics for the thread

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Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 811
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I like this car, I would like a brown 245...

I like this car, I would like a brown 245 someday.

Clean 122 as well!
Forum: events 01-21-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,944
Posted By Uncleknucklez
That me! :cool:

That me!





:cool:
Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,457
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Small update, I threw a bunch more timing at the...

Small update, I threw a bunch more timing at the ign map, really woke the car up, also had a few pings, so I have been tuning the fuel map to match. Slowly but surely. Car fires right up every...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 01-19-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 789
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Thanks Guys, This is exactly where it is...

Thanks Guys, This is exactly where it is currently.

My main concern was the flex section in front of the sensor that scrapes on everything:roll: eventually that will be an exhaust leak and that...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-18-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 916
Posted By Uncleknucklez
If you're truly concerned, a tight 13c is like...

If you're truly concerned, a tight 13c is like $60 shipped, put an ad in the wanted section for a clean one and chock the 60 bones up as a learning experience.

As long as the wheel still spins...
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