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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-12-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 606
Posted By sbabbs
Close but the one with all forged is 1984 b23ft...

Close but the one with all forged is 1984 b23ft came in the 760 turbos of that year. One year only. Forged crank, rods and pistons stock. I had one, ran 12.61 in the quarter mile with it. What I did...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-12-2018, 03:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 597
Posted By sbabbs
Pull it out with the torque converter still...

Pull it out with the torque converter still attached. I pulled a motor at the junkyard thinking it was a good one and got it all out a few hours later then I tried to turn it over.. Nope, it had...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 703
Posted By sbabbs
The mechanical limit is how fast your valves can...

The mechanical limit is how fast your valves can open and close. YOu already got double valve springs so you got that covered. The aluminum keeps are race only and yes you change them all the time,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-12-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 606
Posted By sbabbs
We'll when the old man up the river from me sold...

We'll when the old man up the river from me sold me his 1986 744 water cooled t3 turbo stock original M46 car with factory LSD rear, real LSD with 425k thousand on it for 300. I had to fix a few...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 430
Posted By sbabbs
Did you check the codes? Could be crank...

Did you check the codes?

Could be crank sensor. Usual culprit if it doesn't start when warm is leaky injectors, but if you checked the plugs and they are not soaked in fuel then it's not that....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 426
Posted By sbabbs
We'll volvo went to the oil to water cooler and a...

We'll volvo went to the oil to water cooler and a bigger radiator in 1992.. The more you know. I like them better for a race car myself.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 606
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah my 86 had same turbo setup. My 87 had TDO5...

Yeah my 86 had same turbo setup. My 87 had TDO5 mitsu.. It has 9mm skinny rods. You gonna replace those?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 176
Posted By sbabbs
We'll what about cutting valve reliefs into the...

We'll what about cutting valve reliefs into the pistons for the 16v head? Are you gonna do that?

Simon
Forum: aftermarket engine management 12-11-2018, 07:25 PM
Replies: 2,157
Views: 773,925
Posted By sbabbs
169 here it is. Far as I remember it's the same...

169 here it is. Far as I remember it's the same as 146 bin. WinOLS lets you compare bins and shows you differences with changes in bits color..

Simon
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 597
Posted By sbabbs
I've seen rod cap at the crank side one bolt...

I've seen rod cap at the crank side one bolt break and the cap half off and motor turns over till it stops and then turns back the other way till it stops..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 597
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah if the motor doesn't turn all the way around...

Yeah if the motor doesn't turn all the way around something broke. Can you turn it one way then it stops cause it hits something and then turn it back the other way around till it hits again?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 606
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah skinny 9mm rod turbo 80's motor. You could...

Yeah skinny 9mm rod turbo 80's motor. You could look at the date stamp on the side of the block there below the turbo and near where it says b230.
Forum: showroom 12-07-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 516
Posted By sbabbs
Bump for Bready is gonna buy it!

Bump for Bready is gonna buy it!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 252
Posted By sbabbs
Takes a special tool. Machine shop should be able...

Takes a special tool. Machine shop should be able to do it. I'd leave em if they look okay.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,655
Posted By sbabbs
Vlad, do you have a 984 bin that has the...

Vlad, do you have a 984 bin that has the immobilizer disabled in the bin?

The immobilizer can be bypassed by patching the code inside LH2.4
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,020
Posted By sbabbs
From the pic looks like the valve guide came...

From the pic looks like the valve guide came apart. The part you found in the water coolant passage is what your trying to figure out came from? That is probably something from inside the water parts...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By sbabbs
The other thing about E85, more fuel or too rich...

The other thing about E85, more fuel or too rich does not loose power like you would on gasoline.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,287
Posted By sbabbs
I did read the programma chip, PM me if you want...

I did read the programma chip, PM me if you want me to email it to you. It was the same as stock except it did have a little bit or two change in the fuel map I think. CAn't remember off hand if it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 451
Posted By sbabbs
When i pulled a 740 windshield at the pick in...

When i pulled a 740 windshield at the pick in pull I used a guitar string and two dowels and made a little hole in the rubber gook and then back and forth with the wire. One person on the outside and...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By sbabbs
OR just put in 40 percent larger injectors. 550cc...

OR just put in 40 percent larger injectors. 550cc worked for me with stock turbo redblock and stock AMM size with E85.

How are you gonna retune your stock injectors for 40 percent more fuel? Might...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-25-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,158
Posted By sbabbs
Look like the vox wheels 17 x 7.5 to me that are...

Look like the vox wheels 17 x 7.5 to me that are made for rear wheel drive volvos. IPD sold them a while back. I got a set. Tuner lugs required. They are heavy but strong.
Forum: article composition 11-25-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 207,903
Posted By sbabbs
Pics of 541's here and how to chip. ...

Pics of 541's here and how to chip.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=226886&highlight=simon
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-23-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 690
Posted By sbabbs
You can pull the injectors and put each in a...

You can pull the injectors and put each in a plastic or glass bottle to check spray while still hooked up to rail and in the car. Unplug coil wire while doing that. Extra safe way no gas spraying on...
Forum: showroom 11-22-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 15,330
Posted By sbabbs
No, the areo kit is a different but similar kit...

No, the areo kit is a different but similar kit for 80's 740's. I have both, they are different. The reason is the bumpers are different for 90's vs 80's 740's. My 80's areo kit says areo on it on...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,655
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the trick is find a 983 non immobilser ECU...

We'll the trick is find a 983 non immobilser ECU and take the chip out of that and read it and post it if you want to be a LH 2.4 hero. Still waiting for the 983 lh2.4 hero to appear. Hasn't...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-20-2018, 01:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 945
Posted By sbabbs
I got the EV14's on my SE 550cc's 3 inch AMM. ...

I got the EV14's on my SE 550cc's 3 inch AMM. Only thing I noticed is the motor idles smoother.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,005
Posted By sbabbs
I second that too much grease for sure. Once your...

I second that too much grease for sure. Once your disc starts spinning all that goes out towards the clutch surface. I put a dab of never seize on the input shaft where the throw out bearing moves...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-19-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 692
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah take the solenoid off and you can just take...

Yeah take the solenoid off and you can just take out the inner round rubber washer and put back and it will shift into fourth, better to grind little channel to make sure it will. Also go down to ACe...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,655
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah check make sure you got correct fuel pump...

Yeah check make sure you got correct fuel pump relay, the white one. Make sure fuel pumps keep running while cranking or while it runs on starting fluid. You didn't say how you wired anything or what...
Forum: showroom 11-16-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 516
Posted By sbabbs
240 of your dreams!

https://seattle.craigslist.org/skc/cto/d/1980-volvo-242dl-sport-2dr/6735254611.html

1980 VOLVO 242 DL 2 DR. CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE. FUEL INJECTION 4SP MANUAL WITH OVERDRIVE. 4 WHEEL DISC. BRAKES WITH...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-14-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,086
Posted By sbabbs
Pull oil filler cap on top of valve cover look...

Pull oil filler cap on top of valve cover look down hole make sure first two lobes on cam are up and piston number one is up by pulling spark plug and then that is top dead center with both cam lobes...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-13-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,086
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah my 84 b23ft was drilled and tapped for the...

Yeah my 84 b23ft was drilled and tapped for the crank sensor. Just swap all the sensors over and go basically, some are the same, but unless you know just swap and go.. Everything will bolt on over,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By sbabbs
I took out steering column once and took that to...

I took out steering column once and took that to locksmith and he probed it and made a key for 50 buxs..

But might be easier to take out the lock in the passenger door and take that. They used to...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,708
Posted By sbabbs
Gone in 420 seconds..

Gone in 420 seconds..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,377
Posted By sbabbs
Reminds me I gotta do the water pump on my 90...

Reminds me I gotta do the water pump on my 90 745, weeping from the weep hole. I just used the bigger water pump pulley and Dale's under drive crank pulley and revved to 7.5k and beyond! LH 2.4 no...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,377
Posted By sbabbs
I was gonna say the freeze plugs that popped out...

I was gonna say the freeze plugs that popped out where from excessive water pressure is what was thought I thought anyway. Like what happened to Kenny. Flexing of the motor and they pop? Where is...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,762
Posted By sbabbs
I can take a redblock and lay it backwards on a...

I can take a redblock and lay it backwards on a piece of paper and then outline the rear bolt pattern with a crayon of your color choice and send that to you via USA mail. I do not do any CAD...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,762
Posted By sbabbs
Volvo Redblock engine to BMW gearbox adapter...

Volvo Redblock engine to BMW gearbox adapter flange.

Our kit allows you to run Volvo B200xx or B230xx engine with bullet proof BMW manual gearbox. The kit is Plug and play to run the BMW gearbox....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By sbabbs
From the firewall it drops down to under the rear...

From the firewall it drops down to under the rear of the intake manifold and the first clamp is there on top of the EGR breather box. Then another over right where the idle speed motor bolts to the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By sbabbs
We'll it could be the wrong shift rod perhaps....

We'll it could be the wrong shift rod perhaps. Did you take the complete m46 and shifter and all that out of a 940? Over here in the states there was never ever any 940's sold with any 5 speeds....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 869
Posted By sbabbs
Not sure about needing to remove the whole...

Not sure about needing to remove the whole sunroof assembly to get to the inner workings. I did but I did it to replace the whole thing that didn't work. I've seen them fixed in the car before. You...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,252
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the original swap for more power in a 7...

We'll the original swap for more power in a 7 series was the old bmw getrag 265. Been done a bunch. Peter did have one in his 740 race car until recently when he got even more power, over 600 I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 590
Posted By sbabbs
Did you get your m46 from a 740? The 240 m46 has...

Did you get your m46 from a 740? The 240 m46 has different shift cage and shift rod.

Did you take the top plate off the m46 at all and look inside?

If you put your shifter in the other way, 180...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,034
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the rod bolt size thing. Back in 1972 at...

We'll the rod bolt size thing. Back in 1972 at indy, last year of unlimited boost, everybody kept upping the boost and breaking rod bolts. So they went bigger bolts, kept breaking. Cliff the motor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 869
Posted By sbabbs
Try taking out the electric motor then you should...

Try taking out the electric motor then you should be able to possibly move it by hand easier perhaps.



http://www.hazardous.com/sx/740sunroofpaint.jpg

Yeah save the paint!

If your motor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 869
Posted By sbabbs
Wut? It was already stated the manual sunroof and...

Wut? It was already stated the manual sunroof and letric one are the same, one has manual crank other has letric motor. Other then that yes you can take out letric motor and put in manual crank, but...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-31-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 669
Posted By sbabbs
If you want hydraulic clutch you need pedals from...

If you want hydraulic clutch you need pedals from turbo 740 for your 940, those fit and that is what you need. Non turbo 740 pedals are crappy cable clutch just like a crappy 240 has, fyi..

First...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 586
Posted By sbabbs
148 is turbo non EGR EZK. The thing about EZK's...

148 is turbo non EGR EZK. The thing about EZK's is, if it is chippable you can put any type of chip in it. So you can take 148 and put Non turbo 146 chip in it. YOu just need to find chippable 2.4...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By sbabbs
Wut? GM been using G80's for years and years...

Wut? GM been using G80's for years and years...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,287
Posted By sbabbs
http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951.jpg ...

http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951.jpg


http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951inside.jpg

Yeah ain't nuthin to it see it done already just a couple 'O' surface mount caps and resistors...
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