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Forum: performance & modifications 01-13-2019, 04:14 AM
Replies: 26
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Posted By 89_740Turbo
Gotta shed off extra weight ;-)

Gotta shed off extra weight ;-)
Forum: performance & modifications 01-12-2019, 11:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 789
Posted By 89_740Turbo
It can be done. After everything is said and done...

It can be done. After everything is said and done this spring with my 740 upgrades, I will be at or around 300whp.

- Chipped ECU
- Chipped EZK
- Turbocam
- Adjustable cam gear
- 3" turboback...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-10-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Awesome, Ill definitely give them a call. Do you...

Awesome, Ill definitely give them a call. Do you know if its stock stuff or something more geared toward performance like a light flywheel
Forum: performance & modifications 01-10-2019, 04:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 299
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Question What clutch and flywheel setup did you use for your T5?

So I was able to source a clean World Class T5 trans, but it didn't come with a flywheel. Its a 1989 T5 if that makes a difference.

What clutch and flywheel setup did you use? My goal is...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-10-2019, 03:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Shes a beauty! Picked up a T5 trans with short...

Shes a beauty! Picked up a T5 trans with short throw shifter.
Came with a adapter plate as well. Hydra wheels will be put onto the car as well. Gotta keep that retro look
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 598
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Thanks for the pictures. Gives me a good idea...

Thanks for the pictures. Gives me a good idea what to look for
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2018, 09:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 598
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Ah ok. I'll just hold off for now then. I...

Ah ok. I'll just hold off for now then.

I was using 15w50 because of the weather but I went back to 10w30 tonight
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 598
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Ah, ok. Thank you for the peace of mind. Those...

Ah, ok. Thank you for the peace of mind. Those little plastic bits were circular so that's probably what they were. I couldn't think of what they were when I saw them.

Is there a way to replace...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 598
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Changed to 10w30 and it's still clicking :/

Changed to 10w30 and it's still clicking :/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 598
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I'm going to change the oil to 10w30

I'm going to change the oil to 10w30
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 598
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Did an oil change on my 740 and now theres a clicking sound. Is it piston slap?

I did an oil change on my 740 I picked up using Rotella 15w-50.

After the oil change, I started hearing a clicking sound coming from the engine. Additionally, some plastic scraps came from the old...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-29-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 261
Posted By 89_740Turbo
What's the most efficient way to change the window regulator in my driver door?

When I removed it, it almost killed myself (not really). Cut my fingers up, bent stuff and bled.

I know i'll have to bleed again probably, but what's the easiest way to install the replacement I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Well, it turns out I misinterpreted the...

Well, it turns out I misinterpreted the instructions but still managed to get the measurements right. How I did that i'll never know
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I reset the kick down cable to the stock position...

I reset the kick down cable to the stock position I found within the Haynes manual. Car shifts much better now and I can drive around town without sounding like i'm going 80mph lol

.25mm is stock...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Yea that's what the manual said. Its not really...

Yea that's what the manual said. Its not really much of a distance at all but that's what it shows as stock position.
Fluids were good.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Slackening it more? I looked up how to adjust it...

Slackening it more? I looked up how to adjust it in the Haynes manual. It said for adjustment, tighten it up to .25mm at idle position
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By 89_740Turbo
740 Auto transmission shifting problem. Kick down cable?

I picked up a new 740 with auto transmission for a daily driver. The car is in solid shape but one issue is the transmission.

When accelerating, the car wont upshift on its own unless I take my...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-19-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,342
Posted By 89_740Turbo
You're the guy who modded his Honda right??

You're the guy who modded his Honda right??
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,342
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I wanted to experiment with it. See what I could...

I wanted to experiment with it. See what I could change and make something different. For science. :-D
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 3,342
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Removing the turbo charger from a turbocharged 740

I picked up a 740 Turbo but I'd like to remove the turbocharger and make it a standard N/A. Aside from the ECU from a non turbo 740 and using a new manifold, what else?


Covering my bases now...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Thank you. Longshot here as he hasn't been online...

Thank you. Longshot here as he hasn't been online in almost 2 months but I sent him a message
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By 89_740Turbo
What am I searching for in the F/S threads. His...

What am I searching for in the F/S threads. His username or something else
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I believe yoshi sells an adapter for the 7/9 but...

I believe yoshi sells an adapter for the 7/9 but Id have to get the drive shaft worked on
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Yes I do believe there is a DS adapter for the...

Yes I do believe there is a DS adapter for the stock volvo DS. I believe either yoshifab or deesworks sells it.
Also, thanks for all the other info.

I am going to take it that as far as my list...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By 89_740Turbo
By "hydro" I mean hydraulic clutch. Sorry. I have...

By "hydro" I mean hydraulic clutch. Sorry. I have a hydraulic clutch.

In regards to the 228mm clutch/flywheel setup, that's about $1,000 for just that. If I were to get that, idk how long it would...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By 89_740Turbo
No I haven't but now im beginning to think im...

No I haven't but now im beginning to think im lucky that I haven't lol

edit: I see now that I shouldnt go with them. Horrible customer service and just a bad company it seems like fro what I read...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,046
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Question Newby T5 swap questions

I am starting to gather together the things needed for a T5 swap but wanted to come here to make sure I have everything on this list I will need. I've never done this kind of swap before, so this is...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-05-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Replaced brake booster w/ dl242gt and installed...

Replaced brake booster w/ dl242gt and installed brake booster from a 940. Pretty big difference. Next up is a t5 swap. Anyone have any decent leads?
Forum: events 12-01-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,148
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Randy, plans have changed. I wont be able to make...

Randy, plans have changed. I wont be able to make it. Next year!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2018, 12:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
will do also, very random question but what...

will do

also, very random question but what flange do I use with a 16t turbo?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-28-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
afraid of damaging TPS upon reinstallation

afraid of damaging TPS upon reinstallation
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-28-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
This all sounds risky as hell to me now...

This all sounds risky as hell to me now...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-27-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-26-2018, 08:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
740 idle issue - how to clean IAC?

How difficult is it to clean the IAC? My 740 has an idle issue which causes it to fluctuate, so I am going to: change the oxygen sensor, clean the throttle body w/ new gasket and looking to clean the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-25-2018, 12:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,289
Posted By 89_740Turbo
pics of the lotus? love them

pics of the lotus? love them
Forum: events 11-20-2018, 03:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,148
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Count me in!

Count me in!
Forum: website & board 11-20-2018, 12:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,295
Posted By 89_740Turbo
It all comes down to personal choice, but to me,...

It all comes down to personal choice, but to me, I think that 240 is too clean of a 240 to be daily driver. If I did DD it, I would never drive it during the winter months. Ever.

Maybe consider...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-14-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
nice to see you here as well! TB is my main hub...

nice to see you here as well! TB is my main hub for all things going on with my 740. there's still more to be done. it has been a lot of fun and a great learning process so far with the car
Forum: projects & restorations 11-13-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,635
Posted By 89_740Turbo
the swedish sleeper

Backstory

Lower income family growing up so we never drove a new car. Most of the cars we had were given to us, like my first taste of Volvo which was a '86 744 GLE. A lady gave it to us when my...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-12-2018, 03:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,472
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Will do.

Will do.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-08-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,187
Posted By 89_740Turbo
https://swedishcarparts.com/parts/search?utf8=%E2%...

https://swedishcarparts.com/parts/search?utf8=%E2%9C%93&search_text=heated+seats

this is the hookup right here
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2018, 05:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 890
Posted By 89_740Turbo
How much on a 780 Bertone is interchangable with a 740?

I know they use the same drivetrain and chassis, but what else is interchangeable? Can I use 740 lowering springs or 740 shocks and struts? Are the seats interchangeable? Stuff like that.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,472
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I saw that link. All I found for the TR-3650...

I saw that link. All I found for the TR-3650 transmission was this - http://hanlonmotorsports.com/ford/news/tremec-3650-transmission-universal-soldier/


Thanks for that website. I am seriously...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,472
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Well, firstly I'm looking to have a trans that...

Well, firstly I'm looking to have a trans that can hold up to 300hp but I wont be reaching that any time soon. Not too concerned about torque.

The issue is that every trans swap ive seen is for a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 971
Posted By 89_740Turbo
This is what I will be working on tomorrow. I'm...

This is what I will be working on tomorrow. I'm hoping to fix the issue in a day. In order to get to the inner workings on the sunroof, I need to remove the headliner, right?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 971
Posted By 89_740Turbo
The spare manual sunroof that I have has all the...

The spare manual sunroof that I have has all the workings including the manual crank arm, the little gear and the plastic cover that covers it.

And yes, it's currently automatic but I dont know...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 971
Posted By 89_740Turbo
How do I manually close it? And is changing...

How do I manually close it?

And is changing it from automatic to manual difficult? I have a spare manual sunroof setup i could throw in. That was something i had thought about
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 971
Posted By 89_740Turbo
It's going to rain in 2 days and my sunroof is stuck open. Heeeelp

The sunroof started to have issues when it fell off track and sagged on one side. Since then it's gotten worse without me even touching it.

When I go to close it, you only hear a clicking noise...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-26-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,472
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Reccomendation for upgraded trans on a b230ft

I want to get the ball rolling now in my mind about what transmission I should set my sights on for a trans upgrade.

I know all too well about the T5, Nissan trans and the m90. I am leaning...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 760
Posted By 89_740Turbo
thanks for the info!

thanks for the info!
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