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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2022, 02:49 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 62,403
Posted By klr142
I came across this thread doing some digging for...

I came across this thread doing some digging for a customer's car.

How about the 31280771 fluid? Somehow I came up with that as being the proper Volvo fluid a few years ago when I changed it in...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2022, 02:20 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 214,812
Posted By klr142
w00! Congrats on the paint and clutch and...

w00! Congrats on the paint and clutch and flywheel and differential! All great things. :)

What did you notice retarding the camshaft 4 degrees from stock as far as driving experience goes? Could...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2022, 02:05 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 31,285
Posted By klr142
Speaking of A/C, the electric cooling fan is a...

Speaking of A/C, the electric cooling fan is a nice upgrade if your clutch fan is typically engaged. Back when I drag raced my car and it was closer to stock, I would be sure to rev the engine in...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2022, 11:56 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 31,285
Posted By klr142
:rockon::cheers:

:rockon::cheers:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2022, 03:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,122
Posted By klr142
I wouldn't put a price on it until you test it!...

I wouldn't put a price on it until you test it! But it looks sweet. We had issues running baffle boxes in the past, but not with the factory pan as long as you ran it overfilled a bit. Sadly,...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2022, 03:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,370
Posted By klr142
You'll want a camshaft with more duration to get...

You'll want a camshaft with more duration to get the dynamic compression lower to help prevent knock/detonation. A K cam or similar would be the minimum, I'd think! Set the intake clearances a bit on...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2022, 03:33 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 31,285
Posted By klr142
Thumbs up Nice work!

Dang, I missed a party!!! I LOVE how you read the NA performance thread and actually went through the steps, INCLUDING adding compression. That's like adding a turbo! Ok, not really, but it helps......
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2022, 02:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,117
Posted By klr142
Heyo! Sorry, I'm not on here often. ...

Heyo! Sorry, I'm not on here often.


Definitely get a timing light.
Definitely run some fuel injector cleaner through the tank a few times if not just have the injectors cleaned by Dr....
Forum: showroom 03-29-2022, 01:17 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 251,530
Posted By klr142
So effing quick! Seems a little speedy for that...

So effing quick! Seems a little speedy for that little parking lot and people standing around! :lol:
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-25-2022, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2,363
Views: 2,520,501
Posted By klr142
I might have an XDF in my NA Performance thread's...

I might have an XDF in my NA Performance thread's attachment if you want to take a look.

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=354499
Forum: projects & restorations 12-01-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 38,012
Posted By klr142
You have no fear! I subscribed and look forward...

You have no fear! I subscribed and look forward to hearing more about the engine and drivetrain upgrades in the future. And very weird about the water in your Bilsteins as normally you don't do...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-01-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 216,185
Posted By klr142
Doh! Cool build and I'm not on here often,...

Doh!

Cool build and I'm not on here often, but decided to look in the FS section and saw this car. I never saw mention of you pulling the Jenvey setup out for the SUs, what happened there? It...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-15-2021, 03:09 AM
Replies: 2,363
Views: 2,520,501
Posted By klr142
Try unzipping this?

Try unzipping this?
Forum: events 11-15-2021, 03:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,840
Posted By klr142
Haha, awesome. :) You'll enjoy these videos....

Haha, awesome. :)

You'll enjoy these videos. (https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC2pXFAKbqS0c3W_HD9UPRotH2kcwVJpD) This was my first time at Sonoma and the first time there for our car, but it...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-13-2021, 04:02 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 142,434
Posted By klr142
Sorry for the delay! I want to make a real post...

Sorry for the delay! I want to make a real post but always find myself distracted and doing other BS. Sometimes it's productive and other times it's not so much. Now I should be sleeping but I am...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-13-2021, 02:54 AM
Replies: 2,363
Views: 2,520,501
Posted By klr142
I don't have a Sneck bin but you sure sound like...

I don't have a Sneck bin but you sure sound like you have quite the collection!

On another note, what are people using as a chip programmer these days? My cheapo Genius Programmer G540 is not...
Forum: events 11-08-2021, 08:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,840
Posted By klr142
Haha, have you driven a Lemons race before?...

Haha, have you driven a Lemons race before? There's so many more cars you probably would've passed 45 cars on that lap!

It'll be cool to see people there!
Forum: events 11-05-2021, 02:39 PM
Replies: 323
Views: 295,248
Posted By klr142
Hmm, I may attend!

Hmm, I may attend!
Forum: events 11-05-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,840
Posted By klr142
Lucky Dog Races at Thunderhill 11/19-21/21

Heyo!
Marc(itb-volvo), Tony(reeferman), another non-Volvo guy and I are racing the General Leif 142 at Thunderhill and it's free to come watch and hang out! There's a practice day on Friday that...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 142,434
Posted By klr142
The next Lucky Dog Racing League race weekend...

The next Lucky Dog Racing League race weekend starts tomorrow at Portland International Raceway with Pro Drive Racing!

Follow along at our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/GeneralLeif) for...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 476,624
Posted By klr142
RSI Stage 3 vs IPD Turbo camshaft on a B230f+t(I...

RSI Stage 3 vs IPD Turbo camshaft on a B230f+t(I think?) with a K24 turbo:

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/DurqbVVWT5k" title="YouTube video player"...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2021, 01:28 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 14,584
Posted By klr142
:cool:

:cool:
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2021, 01:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 24,983
Posted By klr142
w00!

w00!
Forum: showroom 10-26-2021, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,368
Posted By klr142
You’re an animal! Will you still AutoX it with...

You’re an animal! Will you still AutoX it with that much power?
Forum: projects & restorations 10-26-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 883
Views: 1,052,736
Posted By klr142
Hey now, I invited you racing! Come out this...

Hey now, I invited you racing! Come out this weekend, we’ll be there Friday-Sunday!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-23-2021, 12:42 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 19,912
Posted By klr142
Definitely more Volvos in Lemons. BDR has done a...

Definitely more Volvos in Lemons. BDR has done a LD race or few, but we haven't crossed paths yet. We almost went to Thunderhill last year but didn't make it. We probably actually won't be making it...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-22-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 19,912
Posted By klr142
w00! Thanks for the link to the thread. ...

w00! Thanks for the link to the thread.

Sweet transmission!

Sorry about the turbo issues. I wonder if the exhaust and it's current hanger/hanging situation is putting additional weight/stress...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-22-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 142,434
Posted By klr142
Haha, better than nothing! I don't have Instagram...

Haha, better than nothing! I don't have Instagram but I'll subscribe to the page. :)
Forum: projects & restorations 10-22-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 142,434
Posted By klr142
Yes, the telemetry through Podium is awesome! One...

Yes, the telemetry through Podium is awesome! One day we will upgrade, it will happen. So far this has been reliable, consistent and doing the job without missing too much. I know something more...
Forum: showroom 10-22-2021, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,181
Posted By klr142
Right on.

Right on.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-22-2021, 01:53 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 142,434
Posted By klr142
Correct, and fun! We are not integrated...

Correct, and fun!

We are not integrated with the ECU at all, so we are using the CoilX to make the RaceCapture Pro MK3 box get a signal. It's a very noisy signal. You can see it having an...
Forum: showroom 10-22-2021, 01:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,181
Posted By klr142
Nice! I mean, F1 is still racing, why can't we?...

Nice! I mean, F1 is still racing, why can't we? Haha. We will also be doing PIR Halloween weekend (come on out!) and Thunderhill next month, the 19-21st, too! Are you racing your Mustang in the...
Forum: showroom 10-21-2021, 01:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,181
Posted By klr142
General Leif, full 1hr sprint race at the Ridge!

Want to ride along during my only race stint of the Ridge Motorsports Park weekend in the General Leif? Come take a look!

I still want to make a condensed, highlight version of this with writing...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-21-2021, 01:41 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 142,434
Posted By klr142
Want to ride along during my only race stint of...

Want to ride along during my only race stint of the Ridge Motorsports Park weekend in the General Leif? Come take a look!

I still want to make a condensed, highlight version of this with writing...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-16-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 142,846
Posted By klr142
Haha, sorry man!

Haha, sorry man!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2021, 11:20 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 142,846
Posted By klr142
Maybe you should put that camshaft in after all....

Maybe you should put that camshaft in after all. It’ll reduce your torque so your transmission will last longer. It likely won’t help your weak low end, though…
Forum: performance & modifications 10-15-2021, 01:38 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 54,913
Posted By klr142
Very cool project to follow. Nice work getting it...

Very cool project to follow. Nice work getting it running!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-14-2021, 01:39 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 142,846
Posted By klr142
It does have a bigger turbo, too, though! And...

It does have a bigger turbo, too, though! And it's probably heavy. You know better than I, but good luck with the internal struggle. It's only time, right? Time is free and you have lots of it,...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-10-2021, 02:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,810
Posted By klr142
I like your info! So, it’s still basically stock...

I like your info! So, it’s still basically stock (1.75” downpipes) but has a better and larger merge collector with a 2.5” outlet. Good enough for 155+whp with the right setup, at least!

Sadly,...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-07-2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 23,002
Posted By klr142
w000! And damn, that’s busy! I haven’t been to...

w000! And damn, that’s busy! I haven’t been to the local drags in a good while but I haven’t seen them THAT busy in 10 years or so. Good work!
Forum: performance & modifications 10-07-2021, 01:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,810
Posted By klr142
I like it! I wish I had seen this earlier. What...

I like it! I wish I had seen this earlier. What size are the two tubes before it goes into the 2.5" and what are the size on the original you're comparing it to, out of curiosity? Also, what is the...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2021, 03:09 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 142,846
Posted By klr142
Are you waiting on the springs/retainers from me?...

Are you waiting on the springs/retainers from me? I think they may show up Monday so hopefully I can get them on their way next weekend! I can't wait to see how much the car picks up with a cam...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2021, 05:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,810
Posted By klr142
I like it! I see you have the tab there to...

I like it!

I see you have the tab there to hold the two pipes together. I am wondering if that is something we should add to the KG Trimning header we're getting, or if everything should be left...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2021, 04:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 17,558
Posted By klr142
Hello! Cool car, and it's amazing what a set of...

Hello! Cool car, and it's amazing what a set of wheels can do! :)

Your rear suspension with the 225lb springs and off the shelf 240 Bilstein B6/HD shocks are a bad combination for sure. The stock...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,810
Posted By klr142
Nice. That's basically what we've been running on...

Nice. That's basically what we've been running on our race car until now. What diameter is the stock downpipe? I thought it was basically the same.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2021, 02:53 PM
Replies: 718
Views: 481,362
Posted By klr142
That's awesome! I wonder if Luke knows what...

That's awesome! I wonder if Luke knows what Tate's done to it. :)
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,810
Posted By klr142
We decided to not build a larger 2-1 because we...

We decided to not build a larger 2-1 because we didn't have a bender for 1.875" pipe, didn't have much time and weren't sure how great it was going to turn out.

The fact that we had a shipment...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2021, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,028
Posted By klr142
What diameters and lengths did you use for your...

What diameters and lengths did you use for your header, out of curiosity? Do you have pictures? Is it a B21 with a B cam or something else?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,028
Posted By klr142
Well, because trying to make a custom, larger...

Well, because trying to make a custom, larger diameter downpipe was not as straight forward as first though, we bit the bullet and ordered a $250 Type 3 header for a 240 from KG Trimning. It helped...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-30-2021, 02:23 AM
Replies: 718
Views: 481,362
Posted By klr142
It was nice to meet you this past weekend! ...

It was nice to meet you this past weekend!

I have not seen this thread or your car before (knowingly, anyway). Very cool! I look forward to one day having time to read the thread through and...
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