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Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2016, 01:52 AM
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Posted By JordanTBoehm
engine wise what should I put into it to make it...

engine wise what should I put into it to make it stock condition?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2016, 01:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,572
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Can't tell if serious.? I am serious.

Can't tell if serious.? I am serious.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2016, 01:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,572
Posted By JordanTBoehm
I would rather a RWD Volvo than a Honda or Toyota...

I would rather a RWD Volvo than a Honda or Toyota though
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2016, 01:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,572
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Ya ok. I understand the risk.

Ya ok. I understand the risk.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2016, 11:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,572
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Well it might have poor idle? Just guessing..

Well it might have poor idle? Just guessing..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-12-2016, 11:31 PM
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Posted By JordanTBoehm
IRC for Volvo talk?

Is there an IRC channel for Volvo? I found one but not many users, so is there one that is more popular?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2016, 08:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,572
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Im posting this because all my friends say I'm...

Im posting this because all my friends say I'm gonna have to pay more in repairs than this thing is worth. What do you guys think?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2016, 08:37 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By JordanTBoehm
How long do rotors last?

How long do rotors last?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2016, 08:07 PM
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Posted By JordanTBoehm
if it needed a brake job, how would you go about...

if it needed a brake job, how would you go about doing that? I want to pay the least for a repair.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,572
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Looks ok?

https://vancouver.craigslist.ca/van/cto/5912794377.html

Above is the link. So what do you think is wrong with this thing? How much are common repairs for these? Is this a smart buy?
Forum: showroom 06-03-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,098
Posted By JordanTBoehm
lol the orange one is like party bus

lol the orange one is like party bus
Forum: showroom 06-02-2015, 01:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,098
Posted By JordanTBoehm
yeah I was thinking more for actual Volvos though...

yeah I was thinking more for actual Volvos though haha
Forum: showroom 06-02-2015, 01:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,098
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Volvo custom interiors

Anyone have some pictures for some inspiration as far as interior goes? Stuff that is custom.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,036
Posted By JordanTBoehm
okay i get it now

okay i get it now
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2015, 11:03 PM
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Posted By JordanTBoehm
turbo models nomenclature

What does the "15G" mean on turbos, or "13C"?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By JordanTBoehm
I bought an '86 760 or 740 (can't remember) turbo...

I bought an '86 760 or 740 (can't remember) turbo complete car for $200. It was in non drivable condition though. Anyways, what condition is this B230FT? and are you planning to get more HP out of it...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-24-2015, 03:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,646
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Sideways, what is your plan for the turbo oil...

Sideways, what is your plan for the turbo oil return? Is it going to be on the oil pan or the block? I ask because I had a little bit of leakage when I went through the block. I drilled into the...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-19-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,646
Posted By JordanTBoehm
I have +T'ed (turbo on non-turbo engine). The...

I have +T'ed (turbo on non-turbo engine). The hardest part is drilling into the block for the oil lines. I think it's better to swap a turbo engine instead, but the other is doable.

NA engines...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-01-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,426
Posted By JordanTBoehm
thanks

thanks
Forum: performance & modifications 04-01-2015, 09:53 PM
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Views: 2,426
Posted By JordanTBoehm
ok great thanks, which of the two has higher...

ok great thanks, which of the two has higher torque capacity, WC or NWC, or is it dependant on the serial number and not determined by WC/NWC
Forum: performance & modifications 04-01-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,426
Posted By JordanTBoehm
T5 NWC vs. WC

I see articles on how to identify WC vs. NWC Borg Warner T5's, but I don't see what the differences are. I want to know why someone would pick either WC or NWC, are there different gear ratios?,...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-23-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,416
Posted By JordanTBoehm
I forgot to say that I want to put a B230ft in my...

I forgot to say that I want to put a B230ft in my prospective S90.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-23-2015, 04:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,416
Posted By JordanTBoehm
T5 Borg Transmission swap S90

I am looking to buy an S90 Volvo. I want a T5 Borg Warner transmission, first off, is it possible? The shifter hole on S90's looks very.. I don't know the word.. complicated? ...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,552
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Okay I get the difference between the T5 engine...

Okay I get the difference between the T5 engine vs the T5 transmission. thanks
Forum: showroom 03-09-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 560
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Decals or cool paint job pics?

like I said in the title post decals and cool paint jobs!
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 945
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Ok I get it.. Theres a lot more to it.. thanks

Ok I get it.. Theres a lot more to it.. thanks
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,552
Posted By JordanTBoehm
I thought T5 engines were FWD, are you telling me...

I thought T5 engines were FWD, are you telling me a T5 tranny will swap into a 7 or 9 series?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 945
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Yeah I want to know the standard type of units...

Yeah I want to know the standard type of units turbos are measured with. I keep hearing 13g or say 15g, what does the g mean?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 945
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Yeah I'm sure my questions have been answered but...

Yeah I'm sure my questions have been answered but when I search for example "Mitsubishi vs. Garrett".. I get 10 page threads on small talk that has nothing to do with turbos. I'm not being lazy... I...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,552
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Right. That means I could get at least a 1990 7...

Right. That means I could get at least a 1990 7 or 9 series turbo car. But I have the time to find a deal on a 1993 and up 940 Turbo. I'll be patient to find one. I also would be very happy to find...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 945
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Measuring turbos

What does the "15G" mean in a turbo? What do I need to know to get a good turbo for my application? Garret vs Mitsubishi? How are they rated (15G..13G..etc..)? I'm most likely getting a 1993 or later...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,552
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Knowing the goodies (conrods, T manifold, oil...

Knowing the goodies (conrods, T manifold, oil squirters), I think I'm now in the market for a '93 or later 940 Turbo. Thanks for the info.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Yupp Redwood that's the one that was in my '88 7...

Yupp Redwood that's the one that was in my '88 7 series. Thanks for the info.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Oil cooler for tranny or turbo?

First off what year and models came with an oil cooler? Second, is it for the tranny or turbo? If it's for the transmission was it for manual, automatic or both? My now sold '88 740 GLE N/A Volvo had...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,797
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Yeah I think you're right about 240 never fitted...

Yeah I think you're right about 240 never fitted with the B230FT.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,797
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Drop in a B230FT from any 240, 740, 760, 940 or...

Drop in a B230FT from any 240, 740, 760, 940 or 960. Stock B230FT engines put out around 160HP, turn up the boost and you'll get 200HP.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,552
Posted By JordanTBoehm
So does this apply to the non turbo B230 too? Is...

So does this apply to the non turbo B230 too? Is it the same for both engines?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-07-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,552
Posted By JordanTBoehm
1990+ red blocks confusion

I'm getting confused when people say 1990+. Does that mean it's 1990 and above or does it mean 1991 and later. I want to know this so I get a red block with the 13mm con rods and other stuff
Forum: performance & modifications 01-04-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,725
Posted By JordanTBoehm
Are you running oil feed lines from the block?

Are you running oil feed lines from the block?
Forum: events 07-06-2011, 03:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,658
Posted By JordanTBoehm
I'll come watch. My Volvo isn't anything special.

I'll come watch. My Volvo isn't anything special.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2011, 10:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,560
Posted By JordanTBoehm
An 850 motor!? Are you being sarcastic? :lol:

An 850 motor!? Are you being sarcastic? :lol:
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2011, 09:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
but I'll google it ahah

but I'll google it ahah
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
A while back someone told me that boost can be...

A while back someone told me that boost can be raised by turning that rod inwards... I don't think that's true. I hear a MBC is fairly easy to install. I kinda want to get one...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2011, 09:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
My wastegate must have been wide open while in...

My wastegate must have been wide open while in boost. I spun the wastegate actuator rod outwards about 3 turns, and now this thing flies!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2011, 03:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
okay, I'll google my questions and play around...

okay, I'll google my questions and play around with my wastegate.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2011, 03:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
I do not have a wide band sensor installed. Fitz,...

I do not have a wide band sensor installed. Fitz, I think it is my waste gate. It's probably open when I'm boosting. If that was my problem, would I screw the actuator rod in, or out? My shifter does...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2011, 02:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
I just went for a drive along the highway. When I...

I just went for a drive along the highway. When I saw that it was safe to do so, I almost floored it. The "turbo" gauge's needle spun about three quarters of the way along the yellow strip. With that...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
It's a completely stock 1988 740 GLE, except for...

It's a completely stock 1988 740 GLE, except for the turbo system. My shifter reads 1-2-D. Hmmm.... well, you're probably right about my boost problem not concerning the transmission. What could I...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-27-2011, 02:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,931
Posted By JordanTBoehm
+T went well, but I am not satisfied

With a fresh turbo and nearly a month of dirty work, the automatic has got to be what's holding me back. I have a feeling it's a 3-speed, but I'm only guessing. I could sit here for hours bitching...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-03-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 763
Posted By JordanTBoehm
http://i802.photobucket.com/albums/yy310/Jordantbo...

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