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Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 08:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,479
Posted By 2manyturbos
My reply pertains to US market cars. Other...

My reply pertains to US market cars. Other countries likely had different versions. The 71L version is just as strong as the AW-71. We never got the AW-71L in the US market turbos. Only in the NA...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 03:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,479
Posted By 2manyturbos
Google is wrong, or, you read it wrong. NA 940s...

Google is wrong, or, you read it wrong. NA 940s from 1992 on run the lock up transmissions. Your 93 should have an AW-71L in it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By 2manyturbos
Charge the system with Envirosafe ES12 industrial...

Charge the system with Envirosafe ES12 industrial refrigerant and add a pusher fan in front of the condenser and it will get plenty cold.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By 2manyturbos
The later evaporator will not fit in your 1990 AC...

The later evaporator will not fit in your 1990 AC case. You need the entire set up.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 871
Posted By 2manyturbos
I would never install any type of spark plug into...

I would never install any type of spark plug into an aluminum head without using anti-seize compound. I've dealt with too many aluminum head engines where someone has done so and it took me several...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 394
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes on the first part of your response. The other...

Yes on the first part of your response. The other line will work as it is. The difference between a 91-92 line and the 93 line is so minor that you probably couldn't tell unless they were...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 247
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ As said above, charge it through the low side...

^^ As said above, charge it through the low side port just as the factory did and as did every service technician has since the car was new.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 394
Posted By 2manyturbos
Actually, they line up on the connection coming...

Actually, they line up on the connection coming from the evaporator. You will need the hard line section off a 1991-92 240 that comes off the compressor and heads over to the condenser. If you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 01:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 394
Posted By 2manyturbos
You can use the 1991-92 240 condenser and if you...

You can use the 1991-92 240 condenser and if you charge it with the Envirosafe ES 12 industrial refrigerant it will get extremely cold.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 634
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is where you adjust the mixture using a 3mm...

That is where you adjust the mixture using a 3mm allen wrench. It has to be removed in order for the air meter to work properly.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 381
Posted By 2manyturbos
Use the OBD1 test box and read the codes. It has...

Use the OBD1 test box and read the codes. It has nothing to do with the AC.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 553
Posted By 2manyturbos
Paint materials have tripled in cost since 2001. ...

Paint materials have tripled in cost since 2001. No real justification for it doing so. Many Maaco painters are very good at shooting the paint. That is all they do, every day. It is the prep and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 553
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ This. Take it to Maaco if you want a cheap...

^^ This. Take it to Maaco if you want a cheap paint job. It won't last more that 4-5 years and will look like crap the day you pick it up. $2,800 is a give away price. Not that ou should take...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By 2manyturbos
The hard starting when damp is likely a CPS...

The hard starting when damp is likely a CPS issue. The flat spots in the power band are classic failing AMM symptoms. When an AMM is responsible for flats spots, there is never a code triggered in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 444
Posted By 2manyturbos
If it is the same line used on an 89 780 Bertone...

If it is the same line used on an 89 780 Bertone Turbo, I have one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-26-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 470
Posted By 2manyturbos
Almost every supplier will try to sell you the...

Almost every supplier will try to sell you the 91-92 dryer, swearing it is correct for your 93. You are right to be concerned.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes. A big one. OP, if you need the tank, I...

Yes. A big one.

OP, if you need the tank, I have one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ Disregard my post above. I didn't catch the...

^^ Disregard my post above. I didn't catch the TI part. I was thinking LH injection. I have had K-jet flood like that when the control pressures were way out of spec.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 564
Posted By 2manyturbos
You may have a torn diaphram in the fuel pressure...

You may have a torn diaphram in the fuel pressure regulator allowing fuel to run right up the vacuum line the goes to the intake manifold. I had that happen once. With the pumps running the engine...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes. What is missing there are the power sources...

Yes. What is missing there are the power sources to the various components which come from the dash section of the harness. Also, the speed signal that the ECU needs in order to operate properly...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-22-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By 2manyturbos
This is a yes and no type of question. You can...

This is a yes and no type of question. You can remove the ECU section and the EZK section of the harnesses without removing the dash. That said, the dash harness is what allows those to sections to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-22-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 659
Posted By 2manyturbos
I have compressed them and used mechanic's wire...

I have compressed them and used mechanic's wire to tie them in the compressed position just like a gas strut is shipped. Put them in place from inside the trunk while someone "you trust" closes the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 714
Posted By 2manyturbos
The tubing is thin wall aluminum.

The tubing is thin wall aluminum.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 714
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ Nice job. Book marked for future use.

^^ Nice job. Book marked for future use.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By 2manyturbos
I probably have a good condition correct 1992-93...

I probably have a good condition correct 1992-93 line in my parts collection. PM sent.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 476
Posted By 2manyturbos
You are working on the old 240 R-12 systems. The...

You are working on the old 240 R-12 systems. The way that pressure switch is set up is different. The low pressure switch screws directly into the dryer. Removing it would allow the entire charge...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 476
Posted By 2manyturbos
No, you are not going to loose the refrigerant...

No, you are not going to loose the refrigerant when you replace the switch. No more than you would when you attach/detach the system charging fittings. It is the same set up. A schraeder valve is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's not where they are grounded from the...

That's not where they are grounded from the factory. If you look at the compressors they all have a 10mm ring connector on the ground wire. That is an 8mm bolt and that ring connector fits it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-15-2018, 09:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By 2manyturbos
The one on the right is something that was added....

The one on the right is something that was added. The other is the factory location for the engine ground.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-15-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 441
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is not factory. No idea what it was for.

That is not factory. No idea what it was for.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-15-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,289
Posted By 2manyturbos
Um, no you didn't. There is a caution sign at...

Um, no you didn't. There is a caution sign at the bottom of each post. You can click that and it allows you to send a message to the moderators forum. There is no "God like" mod that reads your...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-15-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 714
Posted By 2manyturbos
If you read above, he has a hole in the hard line...

If you read above, he has a hole in the hard line section that attaches to the compressor. Replacing the hose is not going to "fix" the problem. This is a common problem on the 1993 240 AC system. ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 612
Posted By 2manyturbos
It will fit. The glass is all the same. The...

It will fit. The glass is all the same. The channel is the same since 1984.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 10:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 763
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, the 780 hitch is unique to a 780 because of...

Yes, the 780 hitch is unique to a 780 because of the IRS. A straight axle 7/9 hitch will not fit a 780 and vise-versa.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 612
Posted By 2manyturbos
The trim just pushes straight in toward the...

The trim just pushes straight in toward the glass. The clips lock on to the inner edges of the trim channel.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 08:30 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,525
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, it should turn freely. Use some PB Blaster...

Yes, it should turn freely. Use some PB Blaster to free it up.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 714
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is common. Volvo did a crappy job of...

That is common. Volvo did a crappy job of routing that line. That is your low pressure line. There isn't anything else out there I know of that will fit. See if a hose shop can come up with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 612
Posted By 2manyturbos
There are many OEM parts out there still...

There are many OEM parts out there still available, just not from a Volvo dealer. I didn't know about these. Thanks for the link.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 612
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, these. You need about 20 of them. I think...

Yes, these. You need about 20 of them. I think there are 5 per A-pillar and about 10 across the top. I don't have anything with the trim off to take a count from.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 612
Posted By 2manyturbos
The windshield trim was NLA from Volvo long ago. ...

The windshield trim was NLA from Volvo long ago. If you act quickly, SLUMLORD has a nice set I helped him remove from a 1993 940 a couple of weeks ago. The butyl rubber ribbon or bead of urethane...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 851
Posted By 2manyturbos
OP, I have an extra bracket I will sell if you...

OP, I have an extra bracket I will sell if you need one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 851
Posted By 2manyturbos
I recently went through this with my 780. John is...

I recently went through this with my 780. John is correct. The sensors will corrode internally and swell up like an expansion plug. I've seen them so swollen that the only way to get them out would...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-06-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 763
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^^ What he said. Class 3 is 1000 lb tongue...

^^^ What he said. Class 3 is 1000 lb tongue weight, 10,000 gross weight towing capacity. The hitch I have is rated at 300 lb tongue weight, 3,500 lb gross weight. That is what a 7 series is...
Forum: events 06-05-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,075
Posted By 2manyturbos
Cool. I'll be there. I have to leave way ahead...

Cool. I'll be there. I have to leave way ahead of time to make the 10 mile drive. :-P
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-05-2018, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, those grounds that are attached to a plate...

Yes, those grounds that are attached to a plate right above the battery/washer tank well have to do with the fuel injection system.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-05-2018, 02:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 763
Posted By 2manyturbos
I can't remember. I'll check tomorrow.

I can't remember. I'll check tomorrow.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-04-2018, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 763
Posted By 2manyturbos
No, not even close to fitting. If you want a...

No, not even close to fitting. If you want a hitch for your 780, I have a draw tight hitch that came off my 780 that I will sell.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-04-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 451
Posted By 2manyturbos
As said above via. the link. When it won't...

As said above via. the link. When it won't start, check for spark. The hall sensor in the distributor may be failing. That is a common issue with LH 2.2.
Forum: showroom 06-04-2018, 02:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 858
Posted By 2manyturbos
Not could be, is. Look at the pictures taken for...

Not could be, is. Look at the pictures taken for the auction. Same license plate.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-03-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 798
Posted By 2manyturbos
You are not the only one on here that has...

You are not the only one on here that has encountered that. I won't install anything other that a Bosch sensor for that particular sensor. Even then, I take ohmmeter readings cold and warmed up...
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