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Forum: showroom 06-27-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 724
Posted By cwdodson88
Joe Lazenby left a business card on my seat one...

Joe Lazenby left a business card on my seat one day while my car was parked outside of work in The Dalles, OR. Small world of Volvos.

Great car. Glad its going to another Volvo'er
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,035
Posted By cwdodson88
so whats the DC bus voltage?

so whats the DC bus voltage?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 49,668
Posted By cwdodson88
I think he clocked you at 64 or 67, but said you...

I think he clocked you at 64 or 67, but said you were braking super early for the gate. He had everyone on radar at the first power pole as you crested the R hander all the way down to the gate.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 49,668
Posted By cwdodson88
yep, and on that same hill you topped out the...

yep, and on that same hill you topped out the pack at 85 mph. Pastrana only ran through there at 74, Higggins at 72...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 49,668
Posted By cwdodson88
totally saw you! I didnt realize it was your car....

totally saw you! I didnt realize it was your car. Hows the MAF after the race? I'll see if I got a good video of the downhill/farmer gate corner and post it up. the Volvos were in the top 5 for speed...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 675
Posted By cwdodson88
It looks like the water pump gasket is the...

It looks like the water pump gasket is the nearest culprit
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 526
Posted By cwdodson88
Doubt itís the cam lobes doing anything to cause...

Doubt itís the cam lobes doing anything to cause walking. Pretty sure itís just the helical cut of the gears that directs the thrust almost constantly towards the front. Engineered to keep the gear...
Forum: events 05-26-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,756
Posted By cwdodson88
That works! I need to get my b20 jurbo...

That works! I need to get my b20 jurbo intercooler badges on. I had like 5 people around my car talking about it being a b230 swap.
Forum: events 05-26-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,756
Posted By cwdodson88
Yeah, no facespace, no worky.

Yeah, no facespace, no worky.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,053
Posted By cwdodson88
+1

+1
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,074
Posted By cwdodson88
The 240 trans hump works. A custom 2.5 inch...

The 240 trans hump works. A custom 2.5 inch driveshaft or two piece shaft will work in the stock tunnel with heavy mods. Problem is generally the width and cross members under the shaft. If the car...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-21-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,525
Posted By cwdodson88
Id go a bit further, like -3>5* or more from...

Id go a bit further, like -3>5* or more from knock, usually I would say peak performance is in that area, ymmv. At least with my typical street tuning method this has worked well.

When tuning on a...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,074
Posted By cwdodson88
122 wagon.... yes. Not exactly sure on a 140, but...

122 wagon.... yes. Not exactly sure on a 140, but ease of driveshaft install and availability, I would.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By cwdodson88
That looks like someone used something to plug...

That looks like someone used something to plug off or reroute the block drain petcock. Not sure what that chamber thing is.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-20-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,074
Posted By cwdodson88
stockish build, I'd agree, but if hes planning on...

stockish build, I'd agree, but if hes planning on continuing what we've talked about, I'd go a ways higher if $$ allows. Its pretty crazy what happens with the torque curve on these with a little low...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-20-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,074
Posted By cwdodson88
overkill? I'm happy with mine, but have been...

overkill? I'm happy with mine, but have been finding that it still slips just a tad at 20 psi in 4th... probably needs to be pulled again and a different finish grade on the flywheel.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-20-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,074
Posted By cwdodson88
Yoshifab fx400.

Yoshifab fx400.
Forum: showroom 05-17-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 32,243
Posted By cwdodson88
back from the dead! I needed this. we should have...

back from the dead! I needed this. we should have it stickied
Forum: projects & restorations 05-16-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,487
Posted By cwdodson88
Since the mold has been made, how many arms/legs...

Since the mold has been made, how many arms/legs would I have to give you to make me one? As well as a splitter?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-16-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,487
Posted By cwdodson88
that looks great!

that looks great!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 689
Views: 130,767
Posted By cwdodson88
so clear for portland until the drags open, then...

so clear for portland until the drags open, then rain enough to shut down PIR? :-P
Forum: events 05-13-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,756
Posted By cwdodson88
forecast looks like rain int the pm....

forecast looks like rain int the pm....
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,487
Posted By cwdodson88
again

again
Forum: events 05-07-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,756
Posted By cwdodson88
Just over 1 week. Hope everyone has renewed their...

Just over 1 week. Hope everyone has renewed their AAA.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,086
Posted By cwdodson88
I totally agree, but maybe they saw it as easier...

I totally agree, but maybe they saw it as easier and better flow or location... or it was just an afterthought. “Oh no, where should we pull coolant from? This hose here has coolant in it, it should...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,086
Posted By cwdodson88
Siphon effect cooling. Keeps water circulating...

Siphon effect cooling. Keeps water circulating through the turbo even if the engine is off.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 99,900
Posted By cwdodson88
also.. I bought a thing <blockquote...

also.. I bought a thing
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Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 99,900
Posted By cwdodson88
finished up the exhaust and got the engine...

finished up the exhaust and got the engine plumbing and electrical all fixed up.
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Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 996
Views: 164,487
Posted By cwdodson88
when your door hardware isnt 50 year caked with...

when your door hardware isnt 50 year caked with crap and properly oiled you dont need to slam the doors anymore Jack :-P
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By cwdodson88
I see similar numbers under heavy boosting with a...

I see similar numbers under heavy boosting with a 240/740 thermo plate and seatrab cooler.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-24-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By cwdodson88
nope, unless you use a filter that is like 6"...

nope, unless you use a filter that is like 6" long.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-24-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 808
Posted By cwdodson88
Sandwich plate works, extension arm does not...

Sandwich plate works, extension arm does not really. It’s not really easy to route lines, cyl 4 is really close.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-16-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,027
Posted By cwdodson88
Then why not do a set of wilwood drop spindles,...

Then why not do a set of wilwood drop spindles, that fit your own uca lca?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-16-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,027
Posted By cwdodson88
And you already know this Craig, but that Wilwood...

And you already know this Craig, but that Wilwood kit is is night and day difference over stock. The only issue I have found is that the 2 piece rotors often warp just a smidge, and wilwood also...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By cwdodson88
just had this same issue... on the free way

just had this same issue... on the free way
Forum: performance & modifications 04-11-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 6,663
Posted By cwdodson88
Anti-lag.

Anti-lag.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-11-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,092
Posted By cwdodson88
^ see that post. Your stock stuff is in single...

^ see that post. Your stock stuff is in single shear, bottom plate being the ball joint and top being the control arm, when you move it to the top, adding a plate that is also attached to the control...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-11-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,092
Posted By cwdodson88
If you flip the ball joints, take the time to...

If you flip the ball joints, take the time to repair and reinforce the control arms. These were in single shear to begin with so there’s that. Personally I would be looking to move them to the top by...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-02-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 12,850
Posted By cwdodson88
Weird, mine had no vent and would burp at 7.5-8...

Weird, mine had no vent and would burp at 7.5-8 gallons, and on 3-4 occasions if I wasn’t the one to set the pump it would spit the pump out.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-01-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 12,850
Posted By cwdodson88
A vent would definitely be a good idea if you can...

A vent would definitely be a good idea if you can work one in. The from my experience with wagons they seem to have the burp problem of old cars, where you fill up and as the tank gets to about 75%...
Forum: events 04-01-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,756
Posted By cwdodson88
:rofl: I might be able to take you for a spin......

:rofl: I might be able to take you for a spin... but if anyone is going to break it, it'll be me.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-01-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 2,605
Views: 344,673
Posted By cwdodson88
Personally I would flip the stock lip and have...

Personally I would flip the stock lip and have that bit you made at the top.... It was worth a try, but I'm not going to say I like it.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-01-2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 945
Posted By cwdodson88
Some tracks have added rules, like “battery cut...

Some tracks have added rules, like “battery cut off switches must be metal and marked” some even required demonstration of the cutoff shutting the car down, some require sealed containers if it’s...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-29-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 99,900
Posted By cwdodson88
Yeah, I may need to go bigger and or 2 stage...

Yeah, I may need to go bigger and or 2 stage injection if I decide to run e85. My 835cc injectors are at 70+% duty at 22psi keeping a 11.2-11.7 afr. I will also be looking into going with a different...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-29-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 945
Posted By cwdodson88
https://st.hotrod.com/uploads/sites/21/2018/03/NHR...

https://st.hotrod.com/uploads/sites/21/2018/03/NHRA-Racing-Safety-Rules.pdf

All you are required to have for battery relocation is a solid mount that will not allow the battery to move (tech in...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-29-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 99,900
Posted By cwdodson88
Once I get this stuff all working and some shake...

Once I get this stuff all working and some shake downs done I'll be heading to the dyno. Hopefully before IPD. But after going through my fuel calculations, and comparing that with 1/8th mile times...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-29-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 945
Posted By cwdodson88
Generally you want the cutoff accessible from the...

Generally you want the cutoff accessible from the outside, most places like it under the passenger side tail light. I would make sure that it cuts power to the ecu so the alternator doesnt keep the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-28-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 99,900
Posted By cwdodson88
I think I'm getting better at this whole TIG...

I think I'm getting better at this whole TIG thing. The thing that isnt so great, my machine is lift arc, and my strike is a little awkward.
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Forum: performance & modifications 03-27-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 757
Posted By cwdodson88
bushings? Possible suspension binding? Springs...

bushings? Possible suspension binding? Springs unseating? Adjustable panhard? Fat guy in the driver seat? I'd be looking at those first.
Forum: events 03-26-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,756
Posted By cwdodson88
If the 122 is ready, I'll race ya. :-P

If the 122 is ready, I'll race ya. :-P
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