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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 06:35 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By Redwood Chair
The oil cooler fittings are BSP.

The oil cooler fittings are BSP.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Today, 12:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 182
Posted By Redwood Chair
They all worn out up there in the PNW rain...

They all worn out up there in the PNW rain forest, didn't you hear the man?

:roll:
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 11:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 213
Posted By Redwood Chair
No you need the trailing arm bushing tool. or at...

No you need the trailing arm bushing tool. or at least one of the home brew setups.

NB:

Get the OE Lemforder bushings, a lot of the cheaper ones don't even fit at all.
Forum: website & board Yesterday, 10:42 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,721
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: ...

:nod:


https://i29.servimg.com/u/f29/12/79/77/41/700_mx11.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 07:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 149
Posted By Redwood Chair
Don't go too crazy, just a nice dimple 1/2 to...

Don't go too crazy, just a nice dimple 1/2 to 3/5ths the diameter.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 07:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 149
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/~0IAAOSw8lpZHa97/s-...

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/~0IAAOSw8lpZHa97/s-l1600.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 07:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 182
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: Like every one in California, demand...

:nod:

Like every one in California, demand on the other hand....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 06:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 182
Posted By Redwood Chair
Have fun @ 17¢ hr. :)

Have fun @ 17¢ hr.

:)
Forum: website & board Yesterday, 05:45 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,721
Posted By Redwood Chair
Take @ $3K and both cars down to your local old...

Take @ $3K and both cars down to your local old school indie Volvo mechanic.

If there are any left in your area.

:x:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 05:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 182
Posted By Redwood Chair
+1 Never had a problem, although I once sold a...

+1 Never had a problem, although I once sold a 145 tailgate motor that somebody successfully adapted to a mid cycle 245.

I suspect operator error.
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 04:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 158
Posted By Redwood Chair
Diesel and overloads.

Diesel and overloads.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 04:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 182
Posted By Redwood Chair
I don't see why it matters, if Volvo still had it...

I don't see why it matters, if Volvo still had it it would be ~$250 and your cheepass wouldn't buy it anyway.
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 03:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 158
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
How little you know...

How little you know...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 12:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: :cough:Pay your shipping?:cough: ...

:nod:

:cough:Pay your shipping?:cough:

I picked up for 'free' and gave away two sets of 7-9 steelies, one with decent tires.

Actually I had to drive ~100 mi to Sacramento for one set, and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
Probably a grand + said and done, but here you...

Probably a grand + said and done, but here you go...

http://www.stocktonwheel.com/powder_coat.html



But who would want to spend big coin on the flimsiest hub Volvo ever put on a road wheel...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
All the 7-9 15" steelies with the round holes. ...

All the 7-9 15" steelies with the round holes.

OP did say 15 or 16, but wanted 5 spoke steelies which were never made.

No just a realistic Volvo owner.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 12:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
Lol there's no real demand for an aftermarket...

Lol there's no real demand for an aftermarket steel wheel that Volvo made tens of thousands of, just a few daydreamers on an obscure Volvo tweaker website,

If there was any real demand they would...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 02:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By Redwood Chair
Find good OE used the re-pops don't fit well.

Find good OE used the re-pops don't fit well.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 02:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
:uh: The diamonds aren't hub centric either....

:uh:

The diamonds aren't hub centric either.

Flip some 16" WWD steel wheels then.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-07-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 805
Posted By Redwood Chair
Sounds like expensive stainless scrap metal to...

Sounds like expensive stainless scrap metal to me...
Forum: showroom 12-06-2017, 11:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: And the Bimmer rockers.

:nod:

And the Bimmer rockers.
Forum: showroom 12-06-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: It's almost as ugly as a 740. :-P

:nod:

It's almost as ugly as a 740.

:-P
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2017, 06:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: That will look like late 140 wheels...

:nod:

That will look like late 140 wheels and rub on he front calipers, not to mention weigh 20+ pounds.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2017, 11:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
You could have the re-barrelled at Stockton Wheel...

You could have the re-barrelled at Stockton Wheel for $100+ each plus shipping both ways, and probably powder coating on to of that.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2017, 11:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Redwood Chair
No.

No.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-06-2017, 01:42 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,047
Posted By Redwood Chair
It is my understanding that for 83 the higher...

It is my understanding that for 83 the higher compression engine was provided for both auto and manual transmission cars, for 84 only the automatics got the higher compression engines.

10.3 and...
Forum: showroom 12-04-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 429
Posted By Redwood Chair
No.

No.
Forum: showroom 12-03-2017, 09:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 358
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: They'll bend up the floor pans while...

:nod:

They'll bend up the floor pans while they tweak the Virgos.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 772
Posted By Redwood Chair
Cams are overrated, there is no TB¢heap™...

Cams are overrated, there is no TB¢heap™ replacement for displacement, plop a V8 in there and go go go.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-03-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 425
Posted By Redwood Chair
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=338...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=338056
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-03-2017, 12:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 425
Posted By Redwood Chair
The Xratty rack is a popular upgrade.

The Xratty rack is a popular upgrade.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-03-2017, 02:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 425
Posted By Redwood Chair
Nothing a little TB ingenuity™ can't overcome!

Nothing a little TB ingenuity™ can't overcome!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 425
Posted By Redwood Chair
Maybe somebody will have it right next door for...

Maybe somebody will have it right next door for dirt cheap you never know...

You could ride your bike over there and put it in your backpack.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2017, 02:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 425
Posted By Redwood Chair
Buy it, get it marked, and take it back if it...

Buy it, get it marked, and take it back if it won't fit.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 425
Posted By Redwood Chair
ZF or Cam?

ZF or Cam?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2017, 02:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 425
Posted By Redwood Chair
That depends. What's the rest of the story?

That depends.

What's the rest of the story?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2017, 02:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 425
Posted By Redwood Chair
The tie rod ends are a different length just for...

The tie rod ends are a different length just for starters...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-30-2017, 11:27 PM
Replies: 836
Views: 507,250
Posted By Redwood Chair
Back in the house, you have PM.

Back in the house, you have PM.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-30-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: Correct, the early props have a...

:nod:



Correct, the early props have a smaller spline fitting between the halves so you can't mix and match them early / late.


The smaller prop would work as the flange at the pumpkin is...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2017, 10:09 PM
Replies: 1,621
Views: 124,841
Posted By Redwood Chair
Ya 2.2 burns lean and mean.

Ya 2.2 burns lean and mean.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2017, 06:13 PM
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Views: 124,841
Posted By Redwood Chair
How many squirrel powers?

How many squirrel powers?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 266
Posted By Redwood Chair
The LH 2.4 cutter wheel flywheel started in 89 on...

The LH 2.4 cutter wheel flywheel started in 89 on 240's so you're ok in that regard.

You will need to plug the speedometer cable hole in the M46 as your car takes it's signal from the rear end.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2017, 01:38 AM
Replies: 1,621
Views: 124,841
Posted By Redwood Chair
75 wheel hp, 92 ft lbs of torque.

75 wheel hp, 92 ft lbs of torque.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-28-2017, 11:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 461
Posted By Redwood Chair
Ya but the stock air box is set up to let it...

Ya but the stock air box is set up to let it drain out.

So yea restore it to stock.

:-P
Forum: projects & restorations 11-27-2017, 11:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 586
Posted By Redwood Chair
The voltage stabilizer is probably in the cluster.

The voltage stabilizer is probably in the cluster.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2017, 09:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,162
Posted By Redwood Chair
2.5" CIA tubes and nice long runners on the D-jet...

2.5" CIA tubes and nice long runners on the D-jet manifold too, but that went the way of the Dodo bird as well.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 404
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: Anything is possible unless you're on...

:nod:

Anything is possible unless you're on a TBudget™ and if you are not much happens at all.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-27-2017, 03:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 730
Posted By Redwood Chair
'Anchor' brand at your local parts house aren't...

'Anchor' brand at your local parts house aren't bad at all on a budget.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-27-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 311
Posted By Redwood Chair
:uh: An AW 70 is a four speed automatic...

:uh:

An AW 70 is a four speed automatic transmission.
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