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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 03:08 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 58,184
Posted By James M
Haven't really done much besides drive this...

Haven't really done much besides drive this sucker since September, only issue I've had is the clutch bracket I brazed on broke, got some argon and welded it back on, no issues sense.

Been...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-16-2021, 01:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 447
Posted By James M
That's not 14.99 tho

That's not 14.99 tho
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2021, 11:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 380
Posted By James M
If the battery spend 15 second crossed and you...

If the battery spend 15 second crossed and you burnt up insolation ide look over all the wiring before thowing more parts at it
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2021, 11:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 380
Posted By James M
Oh boy

Oh boy
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 11:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By James M
And here I thought one day the world would have...

And here I thought one day the world would have no more 240 lower drivers side hinges left, only sagging doors and pain
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2021, 11:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 447
Posted By James M
I tried that But with a sawzall Then gave up...

I tried that
But with a sawzall
Then gave up about 4 ****ed up cuts later
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2021, 11:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 447
Posted By James M
Ebay is cheaper Why are you servicing and air...

Ebay is cheaper
Why are you servicing and air filter? Install and forget forever
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2021, 04:45 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 26,945
Posted By James M
I've got pretty terrible driveshaft angles (IPD...

I've got pretty terrible driveshaft angles (IPD torque rods, soon to be replaced with BNE) and it sounds better behind my whiteblock then my redblock, but the vibration is terrible. Building a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-12-2021, 04:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 416
Posted By James M
Did it come on before? Both or just the one? ...

Did it come on before? Both or just the one?
Trace voltage until you find/don't find it. Might also check fuses I'm case you blew one installing stuff
Forum: performance & modifications 01-12-2021, 12:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 762
Posted By James M
If they both have the same rear end drive the 740...

If they both have the same rear end drive the 740 with a light throttle and see how you like it
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-12-2021, 12:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 341
Posted By James M
no panhard rod? What crackhead did you buy this...

no panhard rod?
What crackhead did you buy this from?
Forum: website & board 01-12-2021, 12:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 366
Posted By James M
I'v always gotten PM emails, but never subscribed...

I'v always gotten PM emails, but never subscribed thread ones
Probably have it turned off in settings
Forum: showroom 01-11-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2,724
Views: 1,226,008
Posted By James M
Ide have to sell all of my volvos to buy this as...

Ide have to sell all of my volvos to buy this as a garage ornament
Forum: showroom 01-10-2021, 11:47 PM
Replies: 2,724
Views: 1,226,008
Posted By James M
Nice snag, ide rock the **** out of a sunroof...

Nice snag, ide rock the **** out of a sunroof deflector
You got any close up pictures of the wiper arms on your headlights? My set has the motors but no arms or blades
Forum: projects & restorations 01-10-2021, 11:33 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 40,790
Posted By James M
Make sure the water pump is high enough for the...

Make sure the water pump is high enough for the upper Oring to seal, kinda tough with the head off

That motor is looking nice, makes me want to pressure wash my block
Forum: performance & modifications 01-08-2021, 09:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By James M
Man I feel like there is about half a dozen LSD...

Man I feel like there is about half a dozen LSD threads going on right now
Forum: performance & modifications 01-08-2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,399
Posted By James M
Was into the idea based on price but I don't need...

Was into the idea based on price but I don't need more clunks
Forum: showroom 01-07-2021, 11:32 PM
Replies: 9,561
Views: 4,126,786
Posted By James M
Get some adapters and put the e39 on jackstands...

Get some adapters and put the e39 on jackstands for your volvo
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 649
Posted By James M
Slap a tire over the rotor so it looks normal. ...

Slap a tire over the rotor so it looks normal.
I put some used milestar tires on my bent virgos and enjoyed it, now my wagon has four bald federal 595s on slightly less bent volans
Forum: projects & restorations 01-04-2021, 11:55 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 40,790
Posted By James M
Holy **** what is this

Holy **** what is this
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2021, 11:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 568
Posted By James M
I prefer to let them rot, more ventilation for...

I prefer to let them rot, more ventilation for when the blower motor starts whinning
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2021, 12:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 396
Posted By James M
Remind me to check for wiring diagrams Monday. ...

Remind me to check for wiring diagrams Monday.
Seems the motor itself isn't available from here but may be able to get parts numbers...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2021, 12:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 541
Posted By James M
Buy a 740 to molest

Buy a 740 to molest
Forum: website & board 01-01-2021, 02:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,940
Posted By James M
2021 is here donate now so we have a place that...

2021 is here donate now so we have a place that isn't a god awful facebook group
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2021, 12:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 894
Posted By James M
Use a deep socket and a torque stick to seat it...

Use a deep socket and a torque stick to seat it and it's only a pretty big PITA
Of all the cars I've mounted wheels on volvos always have the worst lug nuts
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2020, 04:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,273
Posted By James M
Well I've gotten myself in the same situation and...

Well I've gotten myself in the same situation and I guess my suggestion of door hinges isn't the best. Talked to raitisagars78 and they do indeed sell the hardware kit but without the aluminum rod. ...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-28-2020, 11:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 743
Posted By James M
Already a thread on this, may have to search some...

Already a thread on this, may have to search some but not too old
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2020, 04:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,115
Posted By James M
Precisely drill a hole? Idk the guy in the video...

Precisely drill a hole? Idk the guy in the video had a fun time with a cutoff wheel and seems happy with it
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-24-2020, 03:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,656
Posted By James M
No longer turning when you hit it with the impact...

No longer turning when you hit it with the impact IS proper torque
Forum: showroom 12-24-2020, 03:43 AM
Replies: 422
Views: 958,599
Posted By James M
Pretty sure that's a miata daisy wheel trying to...

Pretty sure that's a miata daisy wheel trying to hide from the hairdressers with a Volvo badge
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2020, 03:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,115
Posted By James M
Rsport cluster is better then "fancy" gauges. ...

Rsport cluster is better then "fancy" gauges.
Seems that you can convert the transmission to mechanical output by adding the drive gear, some cutting required, may also need to swap to an earlier...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-24-2020, 03:24 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,656
Posted By James M
^^impact little bit at a time will tighten it up ...

^^impact little bit at a time will tighten it up
Air impacts work better then electric for it tho
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2020, 12:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,115
Posted By James M
I see the difference in situation, just wanted to...

I see the difference in situation, just wanted to suggest it.

Seems 1999+t5 transmissions don't have the spedo drive gear for a cable and that he's got one
Forum: performance & modifications 12-23-2020, 11:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,115
Posted By James M
Didn't you just tell me this morning you can...

Didn't you just tell me this morning you can convert to an electric spedo?
Forum: website & board 12-23-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 438
Posted By James M
https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=16...

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=164474&page=833

What if someone links it?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-22-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,116
Posted By James M
I used an off the shelf bearing for my whiteblock...

I used an off the shelf bearing for my whiteblock to a T5 transmission. I'll try to find the part number after work. I don't think I used a clip or anything but It was in there solid.

Nvm just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2020, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,475
Posted By James M
I'm guessing if you slide the car hard enough to...

I'm guessing if you slide the car hard enough to lift the spare tire out of its spot you probably have to replace all 4 wheels, most of the suspension and the roof as you likely rolled it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2020, 12:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 666
Posted By James M
You'll have better luck posting in the...

You'll have better luck posting in the maintenance and non performance section.
Forum: showroom 12-10-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2,724
Views: 1,226,008
Posted By James M
I thought those ****ers came yellowed from the...

I thought those ****ers came yellowed from the factory
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2020, 01:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,417
Posted By James M
Ide say do a LH2.2 +t and mess around with it...

Ide say do a LH2.2 +t and mess around with it until it blows up. Then get a b230ft and swap to LH2.4 at the same time once you know a little more about it.

Drilling the hole isn't hard and...
Forum: showroom 11-26-2020, 01:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 657
Posted By James M
And to think E30 guys call these rare (my brother...

And to think E30 guys call these rare (my brother owns bimmers or ide never know), looking good with those rareparts
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-21-2020, 10:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,593
Posted By James M
Im not seeing pictures but I sure do want to

Im not seeing pictures but I sure do want to
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-21-2020, 10:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,465
Posted By James M
Nah, I enjoy the sweet sweet feeling of 20k volts...

Nah, I enjoy the sweet sweet feeling of 20k volts hopping from my elbow to the strut tower
Forum: projects & restorations 11-20-2020, 10:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,171
Posted By James M
Make sure it gets tagged with a threats against...

Make sure it gets tagged with a threats against the lives of all 7/9s before it goes back together
Forum: performance & modifications 11-20-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,147
Posted By James M
Not sure about dogdish but with a flat flywheel...

Not sure about dogdish but with a flat flywheel you can get a viggen pressure plate for ~$90 and a random old ford (you'll have to look it up by size) disc for ~$50. Worked well until about 16psi...
Forum: website & board 11-20-2020, 10:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,055
Posted By James M
I personally would like to see jacks sig under...

I personally would like to see jacks sig under every post, regardless of if it's his or not
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-11-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,582
Posted By James M
So wait you installed the torque converter onto...

So wait you installed the torque converter onto the motor, then the transmission separately?

I can't offer any advice on how do proceed, except go back and stop yourself, or install the manual in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2020, 01:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,304
Posted By James M
Try cranking the lines open at the master and...

Try cranking the lines open at the master and having someone else hit the petal, if its pushing fluid out of the fittings then i'd try more bleeding before replacing the master
Forum: showroom 11-08-2020, 11:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 322
Posted By James M
You guys have most of a rainbow there. Green,...

You guys have most of a rainbow there. Green, yellow, purple, red, blueish. Looking pretty sweet
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2020, 04:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,855
Posted By James M
Hot Does the hood close?

Hot

Does the hood close?
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