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Forum: performance & suspension Yesterday, 09:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 319
Posted By tryingbe
Broken shaft usually is due to clogged catalytic...

Broken shaft usually is due to clogged catalytic converter. I would strongly suggest you changes yours before putting a new turbo on.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-09-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 94
Posted By tryingbe
Yup, I've done it on my car as well.

Yup, I've done it on my car as well.
Forum: performance & suspension 04-07-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By tryingbe
I don't see anything abnormal, and you can't use...

I don't see anything abnormal, and you can't use 13C turbine housing with 15G. The 15G turbine wheel is too bad for 13C housing.
Forum: performance & suspension 04-07-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 174
Posted By tryingbe
How I tested my fuel flow and get exact liter per hour.

With the plan of eventally running E85, I need a way to know what my fuel system can support. So, I came up with the below plan.

I disconnected the return hose (hose that connects the regulator...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-06-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 173
Posted By tryingbe
Either CBV or catalytic converter caused that....

Either CBV or catalytic converter caused that. Take the CBV out and inspect for hole. If it looks fine, change the converter before putting a new turbo on.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 173
Posted By tryingbe
Oil is most likely from the PCV system.

Oil is most likely from the PCV system.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 163
Posted By tryingbe
I removed the engine/transmission in one piece. I...

I removed the engine/transmission in one piece. I removed the grilled, radiator, and everything that was in the way. It's straight forward with no hidden secret. I used the engine lever and engine...
Forum: performance & suspension 04-04-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 649
Posted By tryingbe
16v head first. ...

16v head first.

http://yoshifab.com/images/volvo/16v%20head%20swap.htm
Forum: performance & suspension 03-24-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 276
Posted By tryingbe
Flat/straight flange will work better for you....

Flat/straight flange will work better for you. Sell that angle flange to a FWD guy and get flat/straight flange.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-19-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 70
Posted By tryingbe
Sounds like it, always can take it out and test...

Sounds like it, always can take it out and test it at auto parts store.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-19-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 232
Posted By tryingbe
170 PSI is very good. You can take the CBV...

170 PSI is very good.

You can take the CBV cap off and look at the diagram underneath it. It's 3 bolts and 1 hose.


I'd undo the downpipe and look at the punk as well, as shown by Hoggster.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-18-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 232
Posted By tryingbe
Engine needs load to make boost, you won't make...

Engine needs load to make boost, you won't make boost just revving it in idle.


Have you check the actuator rod to make sure it is still on the lever?
Forum: performance & suspension 03-16-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 770
Posted By tryingbe
That's the exducer's size. What is the...

That's the exducer's size.

What is the inducer's size?


Inducer.
http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/sold/super70/1.jpg

Exducer.
http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/sold/super70/2.jpg
Forum: performance & suspension 03-15-2014, 12:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 361
Posted By tryingbe
Use the Garrett, everything will be bolt on.

Use the Garrett, everything will be bolt on.
Forum: performance & suspension 03-14-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 327
Posted By tryingbe
I have a set of 4 turbo 850 orange injectors you...

I have a set of 4 turbo 850 orange injectors you can have for $20 shipped. email me at tryingbe at yahoo dot com if you're interested.
Forum: performance & suspension 03-13-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 380
Posted By tryingbe
This is stock cat off a 97 850R. 160k miles and I...

This is stock cat off a 97 850R. 160k miles and I pass emission fine with it.

http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/redhead/flatcat.jpg
Forum: performance & suspension 03-12-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 770
Posted By tryingbe
Replace the turbine housing and use it? Find a...

Replace the turbine housing and use it? Find a a/r .48 if you want to spool quicker.
Forum: performance & suspension 03-11-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 770
Posted By tryingbe
It's somebody's customized T3/T4 turbo... ...

It's somebody's customized T3/T4 turbo...

Take the compressor housing off and measure the inducer and exducer of the wheel and find out what it is.
http://fc3spro.com/TECH/TURBO/tmodels.html
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,630
Posted By tryingbe
I ditched the 89 245 n/a and bought a 94 855...

I ditched the 89 245 n/a and bought a 94 855 turbo.
Forum: performance & suspension 03-04-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 865
Posted By tryingbe
I'm guessing you remove remove a turbo from any...

I'm guessing you remove remove a turbo from any white block before? Drain coolant, unbolt downpipe and the bracket, undo heat shield, undo oil feed bolt, undo turbo coolant hoses, undo the 4 turbo...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-01-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 191
Posted By tryingbe
Meh, taking the turbo off my GLH means the head...

Meh, taking the turbo off my GLH means the head comes off.

http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/dodge/omniproject/newest/01.jpg
Forum: performance & suspension 02-28-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 946
Posted By tryingbe
Stock 240 wagon didn't come with a bar, I'm...

Stock 240 wagon didn't come with a bar, I'm pretty sure.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 409
Posted By tryingbe
I paid near $300 for 3 OEM mounts for my 850. $20...

I paid near $300 for 3 OEM mounts for my 850. $20 a piece... that's nothing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-20-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 819
Posted By tryingbe
How's the headache?

How's the headache?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-19-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 264
Posted By tryingbe
That stud is stainless steel. Cobalt bit...

That stud is stainless steel.

Cobalt bit will drill thru it, it'll take a while.
Forum: performance & suspension 02-17-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 403
Posted By tryingbe
15G center section on ebay, you might get lucky,...

15G center section on ebay, you might get lucky, you might not.

Some of us have 15G on the shelves.

What is wrong? Leaking oil? Smoking?
Forum: performance & suspension 02-14-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 753
Posted By tryingbe
A 850 that age will need a rear main seal.

A 850 that age will need a rear main seal.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-05-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 874
Posted By tryingbe
http://www.amsoil.com/shop/by-product/motor-oil/ga...

http://www.amsoil.com/shop/by-product/motor-oil/gasoline/z-rod-10w-30-synthetic-motor-oil/?code=ZRTQT-EA

http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/2548885/1

If you want higher...
Forum: events 01-27-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By tryingbe
Since 2006. ...

Since 2006.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/search.php?searchid=7727816
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-25-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 120
Posted By tryingbe
Helicoil it.

Helicoil it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-23-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 613
Posted By tryingbe
I'm pretty sure turbo rwd Volvo uses low...

I'm pretty sure turbo rwd Volvo uses low impendence injectors while n/a red Volvo uses high impendence injectors.

So, no, do not use.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-16-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 505
Posted By tryingbe
No, the more air the computer see, the more fuel...

No, the more air the computer see, the more fuel it'll put it.

At WOT, there isn't even any o2 feedback, the stock computer just dump a set amount of fuel in, assuming you're using the stock...
Forum: performance & suspension 01-15-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By tryingbe
In the US, only 13T I've seen are with 7cm^2...

In the US, only 13T I've seen are with 7cm^2 angle housings.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-15-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 264
Posted By tryingbe
13T have a angle housing, which is difficult to...

13T have a angle housing, which is difficult to use with a 90+ manifold.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-14-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 261
Posted By tryingbe
I like their intank pumps. ...

I like their intank pumps.

http://www.deatschwerks.com/products/fuel-pumps
Forum: performance & suspension 01-14-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 505
Posted By tryingbe
Using bigger injectors than stock calibration is...

Using bigger injectors than stock calibration is calibrated for, the engine will run RICH all the time, bad MPG, bad emission, bad performance... Bad idea all over.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-11-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,067
Posted By tryingbe
You might want to do some searching on "19T bent...

You might want to do some searching on "19T bent Rod" before moving forward.

https://www.google.com/search?q=19t+bent+rod&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a
Forum: performance & suspension 01-10-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 256
Posted By tryingbe
I'd swap a transmission before turboing an n/a...

I'd swap a transmission before turboing an n/a car.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-07-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 505
Posted By tryingbe
http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/td04hlturbine...

http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/td04hlturbine/IMG_4125.JPG

From left to right, conical, flat/straight flange, angle flange small, angle flange big

...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 343
Posted By tryingbe
Pay a professional to clean and flow test them.

Pay a professional to clean and flow test them.
Forum: performance & suspension 12-22-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 567
Posted By tryingbe
Kjet? LH 2.2? LH 2.4? Megasquirt?

Kjet? LH 2.2? LH 2.4? Megasquirt?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 543
Posted By tryingbe
Fuel Pressure Regulator. Did you take out...

Fuel Pressure Regulator.

Did you take out the catalytic converter?
Forum: performance & suspension 12-22-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 505
Posted By tryingbe
94-95 850 15G is what you want. 96 have a...

94-95 850 15G is what you want.

96 have a flat/straight turbine housing that you can't use.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2013, 12:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 387
Posted By tryingbe
Do the crack shows leak (black carbon around the...

Do the crack shows leak (black carbon around the cracks)? If not, I'd use it.
Forum: performance & suspension 12-16-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,063
Posted By tryingbe
Conical

Conical
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-13-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 186
Posted By tryingbe
It's gonna be cheaper/easier just to buy a...

It's gonna be cheaper/easier just to buy a fitting on line.
Forum: performance & suspension 12-13-2013, 02:52 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,347
Posted By tryingbe
I tried Pulstar Pulse plugs, twice. No mpg...

I tried Pulstar Pulse plugs, twice.

No mpg gain, made me miss in higher RPM. Ran back to NGK copper plugs.
Forum: performance & suspension 12-10-2013, 09:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,351
Posted By tryingbe
8V volvo head flows better than 8v dodge head,...

8V volvo head flows better than 8v dodge head, not to mention non cross flow head sucks...
Forum: performance & suspension 12-09-2013, 03:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 657
Posted By tryingbe
Hope your luck with MTX-L was better than mine. ...

Hope your luck with MTX-L was better than mine.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=4729889&postcount=17
Forum: performance & suspension 12-09-2013, 08:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,161
Posted By tryingbe
Buy the kit, sell the kit, make a profit and use...

Buy the kit, sell the kit, make a profit and use the profit to make your car go faster.
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