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Forum: projects & restorations 01-18-2021, 06:50 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Starter solenoid replaced, so hopefully starting...

Starter solenoid replaced, so hopefully starting trial at the end of the week :oogle:

https://i.imgur.com/vUNWREXh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/ZuzRcBbh.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 01-17-2021, 07:41 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
So to summarize the clutch hose issue: for...

So to summarize the clutch hose issue: for b204ft/gt the standard HEL hose for Volvo 740 turbo doesn't fit, also the KL Racing hose doesn't fit. The issue is that the OEM hose has twice as long...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-17-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Yep, I see your point about more points of...

Yep, I see your point about more points of potential failure. True. I might change it back in the future and debug it more if there is time and energy...;-)

The sealant I think just LOOKS thin....
Forum: projects & restorations 01-11-2021, 06:48 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
So I was having the same issue as described...

So I was having the same issue as described >here< (http://www.turbobricks.com/forums/showpost.php?p=5302403&postcount=5) (not enough current causing voltage drop and the solenoid not closing...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-08-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
I am getting lots of motivation in other threads...

I am getting lots of motivation in other threads so I'm glad the circle is enclosed then! :wiggle:
Forum: projects & restorations 01-08-2021, 03:33 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Heatshield applied to protect the...

Heatshield applied to protect the undercoating...I am wondering if it will last :cool:

https://i.imgur.com/QXvq4HZh.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Starter motor extracted, solenoid separated...to...

Starter motor extracted, solenoid separated...to my surprise it seems the carnage was not caused primarily by torqueing down the cable nut, but it was already cracked before and this was just the...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2021, 05:23 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Other than that, I've replaced the automatic...

Other than that, I've replaced the automatic timing belt tensioner (just to be sure - it was probably still the original one), filled the fluids and was about to try starting. Unfortunately it seemed...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2021, 05:17 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Well, I've contacted three (one in UK and two in...

Well, I've contacted three (one in UK and two in DE) and only one was able to supply the long threaded end. It's the link below, fitting types 551 and 553. The hose is ordered so I'll give a feedback...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2021, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 676
Posted By tomasss
Wow, wonderful guess :omg: yes, it is from the...

Wow, wonderful guess :omg: yes, it is from the old tie rod ends :nod: thanks!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2021, 10:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 676
Posted By tomasss
so I have these two big nuts...

...and I am not sure if it belongs to the car or not. I am assembling the car back together and these are somehow remaining :oops: Might be anywhere from the rear axle to the engine...or might also...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2020, 06:35 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 24,187
Posted By tomasss
The link shows motorcycle brake lines...have you...

The link shows motorcycle brake lines...have you bought one of these? Or you let them fabricate a custom line for you? Do you have an actual picture of the line?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2020, 06:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 795
Posted By tomasss
Cool to see another b204ft car! :) Make sure...

Cool to see another b204ft car! :)
Make sure you have the updated oil pump gear & bolt and replace the dowel pins of the cam gears by a solid ones ;-)
Probably bunch of other upgrades that I've...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-30-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Well, it doesn't fit...and neither would have...

Well, it doesn't fit...and neither would have fitted the KL Racing one. The issue is that the threaded hose coupler from the clutch master cylinder is specific for b234/b204 engines, so the hose has...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-30-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Not sure! I've returned from travelling trip few...

Not sure! I've returned from travelling trip few days ago, since then I am working on it again...so I still have full tomorrow. Lets see! :)

https://i.imgur.com/C9Vw5TTh.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 12-14-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Day off today...so garage time from the early...

Day off today...so garage time from the early morning :-P

Wastegate preload adjusted
https://i.imgur.com/Ddxqb1Ch.jpg?1

Exhaust manifold + turbo mounted & oil lines connected...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-13-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Yes...it is tight fit but it works, there is...

Yes...it is tight fit but it works, there is about 5mm gap. It should be fine with the PU engine mounts.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5959880&postcount=44
Forum: projects & restorations 12-13-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
For the ring gaps...well I just followed the...

For the ring gaps...well I just followed the technical list from Traum pistons. 0.58mm for the 1st/2nd compression ring and 0.38mm for the oil rings.

Other than that...engine is coming together! ...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-12-2020, 04:42 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Well, my friend works in a printing shop, so she...

Well, my friend works in a printing shop, so she managed everything :) thanks for the template!
How did I find out? I've recently bought a new calibrated Proxxon small torque wrench, and there was...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Thanks! If there is something you really...

Thanks!

If there is something you really don't want to happen...it is to find out after assembling the engine bottom end that your torque wrench is pretty much off the scale :roll: so that's...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2020, 05:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,271
Posted By tomasss
Measure the bores...the replacements I've posted...

Measure the bores...the replacements I've posted are primarily to address the bore wear. On my engine with 200tkm the pistons were already wobbling in the cylinders because of that...making all kinds...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,979
Posted By tomasss
Weird...that part has nothing to do with time...

Weird...that part has nothing to do with time except it's a timebomb :) what is the part #?

https://autodily.mjauto.cz/_imp/facet/obr_water/fc73192.JPG
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,271
Posted By tomasss
8v or 16v 2.0t? If 16v don't miss these: ...

8v or 16v 2.0t?
If 16v don't miss these:
http://turbobricks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=357068
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,979
Posted By tomasss
...are we discussing 780 or DeLerean here? :) ...

...are we discussing 780 or DeLerean here? :)
I've replaced this temperature sensor on my PRV too so I remember it quite well.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,979
Posted By tomasss
One way or another, THAT is the CTS. It's...

One way or another, THAT is the CTS. It's condition is another thing, but the part has been identified correctly.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2020, 05:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,979
Posted By tomasss
Yes, that is the CTS :nod:

Yes, that is the CTS :nod:
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Is this board still alive? :) Anyway...more...

Is this board still alive? :)
Anyway...more progress today. Headbolt threads re-tapped, head surface cleaned, headgasket sprayed both sides with Permatex Copper Spray-A-Gasket Hi-Temp Sealant, ARP...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Also a short video once the conrod caps were...

Also a short video once the conrod caps were tightened to the spec:

<iframe width="1024" height="769" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/20__DR0TdMw" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer;...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Maxpeeding conrods got new bearings & were...

Maxpeeding conrods got new bearings & were connected to the crankshaft, oil splash guard & oil pump tube & oil pan installed too...it's slowly coming together! :cool:
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-25-2020, 06:01 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
New bigger pistons from Yoshifab finally arrived,...

New bigger pistons from Yoshifab finally arrived, so I've gapped the piston ring ends and installed the pistons in the cylinders...hooray! :cool:

https://i.imgur.com/VT9xICFh.jpg
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-11-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Based on the aristg/Gary's >idea<...

Based on the aristg/Gary's >idea< (http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=6124927&postcount=113) I've fabricated my stainless steel oring guard ring too ;-)

https://i.imgur.com/8KszPLEh.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 62,765
Posted By tomasss
Great idea, I will copy this in my build :nod:...

Great idea, I will copy this in my build :nod: I've tried to fit two seals but that is too thick, this will work better.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2020, 03:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,685
Posted By tomasss
The faults for the TCU might be just by faulty...

The faults for the TCU might be just by faulty temperature sensor/wiring and leaky hose that goes to the pressure sensor. Maybe better to have a look and fix it in 5 mins before you start removing...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-27-2020, 04:10 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
The seals that you can still get from the...

The seals that you can still get from the dealership are the input/output seals 9183891-1 and 6843480-1 and also the 978268-1 O-ring.
Other than that you also need the shift linkage seal (Corteco...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-26-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Productive evening today...stock valve springs...

Productive evening today...stock valve springs replaced by the Ford 4.6l ones (Melling VS1268). So relaxing job when you have the right tools! :-P

EDIT: Hmm...just noticed that the manual says to...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-26-2020, 06:44 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Oh, ok. From >this post<...

Oh, ok. From >this post< (http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=6110731&postcount=29) I understood that the HEL units are good, and the same manufacturer (HEL Performance) is in the...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-24-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Means the KL Racing one is not a good fit? Just...

Means the KL Racing one is not a good fit? Just to know...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-24-2020, 03:16 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
I have ordered it from saabits.com...this one: ...

I have ordered it from saabits.com...this one:
https://www.saabits.com/all/volvo-740-turbo-stainless-braided-clutch-hose-kit
Forum: projects & restorations 10-24-2020, 03:14 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Ok...in case it rattles with the original oil, I...

Ok...in case it rattles with the original oil, I know what oil to switch to ;-)
Forum: projects & restorations 10-22-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Transmission filled, sealed and ready for...

Transmission filled, sealed and ready for installation :nod:

I have also ordered stainless braided clutch hose as I have been reading bad experience using the oem hose with a performance pressure...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-21-2020, 03:09 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
I have some Febi API GL-4 75W-80 laying around so...

I have some Febi API GL-4 75W-80 laying around so I wanted to use that, but reading now the >M90< (http://www.turbobricks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=94325) topic I'll check with Volvo dealership....
Forum: projects & restorations 10-20-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 32,389
Posted By tomasss
Damn, that panoramic window is huge! Cool, keep...

Damn, that panoramic window is huge! Cool, keep it coming :nod:
Forum: projects & restorations 10-20-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Finishing the M90...the shifter rod seal has been...

Finishing the M90...the shifter rod seal has been replaced, final checks done and the transmission case is sealed again :)

https://i.imgur.com/9FNWIDuh.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/IAQKUMVh.jpg
...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-13-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
M90 stop ring welded. There is by the way very...

M90 stop ring welded. There is by the way very good new instructional video on >>> youtube <<< (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QCCR_cPC9y0) ;-)

https://i.imgur.com/6rVvlOgh.jpg
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-11-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,810
Posted By tomasss
Yes, get rid of the TCU and prevent any future...

Yes, get rid of the TCU and prevent any future headaches :) https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=349043
Forum: website & board 10-09-2020, 03:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 14,349
Posted By tomasss
Just donated ;-)

Just donated ;-)
Forum: projects & restorations 10-08-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
M90 receiving some cleanup & OEM love... Old...

M90 receiving some cleanup & OEM love...

Old seals out...
https://i.imgur.com/JtTVUhIh.jpg

Cleaned, new o-ring and input shaft seal...
https://i.imgur.com/MhkvOehh.jpg

New output shaft...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-04-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 428
Views: 364,170
Posted By tomasss
Yes...we need to hear that thing...:cool:

Yes...we need to hear that thing...:cool:
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2020, 02:59 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
New piston set will still take few weeks, so in...

New piston set will still take few weeks, so in the meantime I am taking care of the 3rd gear mod of the M90 :oogle: the transmission is apart, now waiting for the gear puller and then the ring will...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-30-2020, 02:27 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 143,223
Posted By tomasss
Awesome; just to be 100% sure I've sent a...

Awesome; just to be 100% sure I've sent a question to the manufacturer to confirm the VS1268 and VS1632 are exactly the same and there is no advantage of using one over the other one. I am ordering...
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