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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 03:13 PM
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Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Nice work!

Nice work!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2019, 10:29 AM
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Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:nod: ...

:nod:

https://www.ipdusa.com/products/4808/107945-volvo-automatic-transmission-flush-hose-kit-ipd-107945

I used Valvoline Dex/Merc in my 98 w/ 4spd and did the milk jug flush every 20-30k....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-18-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,253
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
http://cleanflametrap.com/transferPump.htm Fuel...

http://cleanflametrap.com/transferPump.htm
Fuel pumps are the first place I would look. Agree with others, in-tank pump is likely dead. Is the main pump noisy? It should be virtually silent when...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-16-2019, 06:04 PM
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Views: 344,661
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I used some jute padding under the carpet which...

I used some jute padding under the carpet which helped to cut down on the road noise.
https://www.albrightssupply.com/Jute-Pad-40-oz-p/jute40.htm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 693
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Also referred to as the "GTX" grille...I'd argue...

Also referred to as the "GTX" grille...I'd argue they are not unicorn status (the grey ones are). Post in wanted, some members from Europe / Australia may have one available...there's also one on...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-12-2019, 07:50 PM
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Posted By oldschoolvolvo
http://www.sellholmshop.se/chassiedelar-1/bararmsa...

http://www.sellholmshop.se/chassiedelar-1/bararmsats-volvo-240-sbf-homologerad.html

not cheap, but a potential solution for your front control arms.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-10-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,303
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Nice work!

Nice work!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 37,796
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Also, what ECU are you using on the -92 240?

Also, what ECU are you using on the -92 240?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,179
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Post in wanted section...shouldn't be too hard to...

Post in wanted section...shouldn't be too hard to scrounge up a T cam.

*Edit: here is one for sale
http://www.forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=349446
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 37,796
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
What are you using for a radiator fan in this...

What are you using for a radiator fan in this 240?

*Edit: Looks like you are using a 940 e-fan in your other whiteblock 240....
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,179
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
^^good suggestions :nod:

^^good suggestions :nod:
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2019, 11:26 AM
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Posted By oldschoolvolvo
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(click 3...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-02-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 37,796
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Great work. Inspiring and taking notes...

Great work. Inspiring and taking notes...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2019, 12:16 PM
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Views: 958
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:nod: https://youtu.be/SJvCVs2NiF0

:nod:

https://youtu.be/SJvCVs2NiF0
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 351
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Posted By oldschoolvolvo
thanks for continuing to provide inspiration to...

thanks for continuing to provide inspiration to the RWD community :)
Forum: showroom 04-29-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,343
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I'd do this. Is it 2.25" OD pipe? Nickson...

I'd do this. Is it 2.25" OD pipe?

Nickson 540225 flex pipe (Advance Auto)
Walker 33975 clamps (Rock Auto/various)
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 29,918
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Nice 78!

Nice 78!
Forum: performance & modifications 04-22-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,054
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1...painless international transaction when I...

+1...painless international transaction when I ordered.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,365
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:nod: Rent the test kit from AutoZone to...

:nod:
Rent the test kit from AutoZone to confirm.
Forum: website & board 02-18-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,445
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Interesting, is it only open for the duration of...

Interesting, is it only open for the duration of the fund drive?

I guess I’m just confused why it’s showing up when I never filled out the form to request access....
Forum: website & board 02-18-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,445
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Question C&M sub forum

Is there a way to turn this off or hide it so it doesn't show up when I view new posts or visit TB in general?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,861
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1

+1
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2019, 01:39 PM
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Views: 2,697
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1

+1
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2019, 10:55 AM
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Views: 892
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Another vote for AEM. I liked my...

Another vote for AEM.

I liked my 30-4110...it just worked.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,635
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
slip yoke:...

slip yoke: https://www.cjponyparts.com/driveshaft-slip-yoke-28-spline-t5-c4-aod-aode-4r70w-1983-2004/p/YK6/

Correct, if you are reusing the stock 2pc driveshaft, only the front section gets...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-06-2019, 12:53 PM
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Posted By oldschoolvolvo
wow, really nice! agreed...looking forward to...

wow, really nice!
agreed...looking forward to some videos of this thing running.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-29-2019, 01:06 PM
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Views: 1,635
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
A 6003-2RS ball bearing worked fine for me as a...

A 6003-2RS ball bearing worked fine for me as a pilot bearing. I picked one up at Fastenal.

It fits in the crank and has the correct ID for the T5 input shaft. You can also reuse the circlip to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-28-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,339
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
There will be many opinions on conventional vs....

There will be many opinions on conventional vs. synthetic...but IMO, use what you like however synthetic is not required.

Here is a screenshot from the Greenbook. No mention of synthetic....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-27-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 680
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
you can also jump the tank & main pump fuses to...

you can also jump the tank & main pump fuses to run the fuel pumps
http://cleanflametrap.com/transferPump.htm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-27-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 876
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
IIRC that light is connected to a pressure switch...

IIRC that light is connected to a pressure switch that stalls the engine and indicates if the turbo generated too much boost. You may have missed a connection when re-installing dash.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-27-2018, 07:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,308
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
This should work for you...no drawings needed. ...

This should work for you...no drawings needed.
https://yoshifab.com/store/16v-piston-valve-relief-jig-rental.html
Forum: showroom 12-25-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 500
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
nice work...this reminds me that I should takes...

nice work...this reminds me that I should takes some time to polish up the set on my 242.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-21-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,580
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
nice work

nice work
Forum: article composition 12-21-2018, 02:18 PM
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Views: 96,418
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
For future reference... Homer 244: 5cyl +...

For future reference...

Homer 244: 5cyl + M90
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=219119

Buchka 242: 6cyl + Toyota W58
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=310055
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,148
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Interesting...this morning on my commute I was...

Interesting...this morning on my commute I was just thinking that my windshield looked "filmy" inside and needed a good cleaning...car is a 2010 Mazda3..."the more you know".
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,148
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
this stuff is good ...

this stuff is good
https://www.invisibleglass.com/
Forum: performance & modifications 12-21-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,769
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1 :rofl:

+1 :rofl:
Forum: performance & modifications 12-20-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,442
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
IMO not worth beefing up the pedal box for this...

IMO not worth beefing up the pedal box for this pp...but stronger won’t hurt anything.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-20-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,665
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: performance & modifications 12-20-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,442
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Correct. What are your power goals / what...

Correct.

What are your power goals / what pressure plate are you going to use?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-19-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,082
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Welcome to Tbricks! Lots of members out in the...

Welcome to Tbricks! Lots of members out in the PNW.

There are a few "common" avenues for increasing power...
-"+T" adding a turbo to a non-turbo engine
-16V cylinder head swap (in addition to...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-15-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 106,500
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Cool...I'll admit I'm a MS n00b so forgive me if...

Cool...I'll admit I'm a MS n00b so forgive me if this is an obvious question, but where do you have the VR sensor mounted on the whiteblock? Are you referring to the OE cam position sensor?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-15-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 427
Views: 106,500
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Read your whole thread...great work! I would love...

Read your whole thread...great work! I would love to do a similar swap at some point.

Did you sort out your hot-start issue?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,488
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I wish I could tell you there is a surefire...

I wish I could tell you there is a surefire solution. I have tried a few different things with no resolution and have just decided to live with it as have others :/.
-adjusted pinion / trans angles...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,488
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
These type noises? AFAIK...many have the same...

These type noises?
AFAIK...many have the same issues. Tfrasca bought a new T5Z and it made the noise.

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/WcjU71iTPmo"...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 58,904
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Cool, do you have a build thread anywhere? ...

Cool, do you have a build thread anywhere?

Which Tilton hydro TOB are you using?

Edit: found you on IG (@analogluxury)
Forum: projects & restorations 12-12-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 47,668
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Great project! How do you like the T5 trans...

Great project!

How do you like the T5 trans behind the 20v? Does it create the “decel rattle” that occurs on the 4cyl cars?

Also what hydro TOB are you using?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,288
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
FWIW...I think there is a 740 downpipe and a 940...

FWIW...I think there is a 740 downpipe and a 940 downpipe which are slightly different shapes.

I used a 940 downpipe for my 240 +T and did not have to do any modification to make it clear the...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 58,904
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1 Has anyone completed the whiteblock + T5...

+1

Has anyone completed the whiteblock + T5 trans conversion via the DeeWorks adapter?

The whiteblock/RWD swaps that I am aware of do not use the T5.

Homer 244: 5cyl + M90...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 938
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
FYI, if you don't want to wait for an online...

FYI, if you don't want to wait for an online order and if you have a Grainger branch near you, you can order a bag of 25+ Cu washers in whatever size you choose and pickup in store next day.
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