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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-03-2010, 09:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,213
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Do 15, 45+90deg, I have had this thought a...

Do 15, 45+90deg,

I have had this thought a long time ago and this conversation a lot with people,
Here's the deal/Reasoning..
Think about how Coarse those threads are.
You'll put a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2010, 04:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,288
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2010, 03:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,012
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
In your case it seems like a bad cell in the...

In your case it seems like a bad cell in the battery
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2010, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,012
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Yea... scrap any not awesome looking wiring and...

Yea...
scrap any not awesome looking wiring and clean and grease all your electrical connections, that should do it.

Also, load test the battery, take it to an auto parts store and have them...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,288
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Isn't there one on 14th or G ave or something...

Isn't there one on 14th or G ave or something near the police station in downtown Plano? I know if you're coming off 75 it's right before railroad tracks, and the front just says "Auto Shop" or...
Forum: article composition 02-15-2010, 05:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,250
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
I did this a few years back... but i just cut...

I did this a few years back...
but i just cut the connectors, soldered them to all new wiring, and went on.
worked like a charm :)
Although the wiring i used was a marine grade tinned copper...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2010, 05:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,614
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Exclamation B230FT Rebuild

For anyone who saw my last thread showing my awesome damage i managed to do to my last motor, I'm rebuilding it.

1: Should I rebuild it myself? I probably have the time to do so on my own and have...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2010, 12:03 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,626
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Yea turbos usually like having intercoolers to...

Yea turbos usually like having intercoolers to play with...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2010, 12:01 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,626
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
I do it the other way around a lot and usually...

I do it the other way around a lot and usually end up getting screwed...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2010, 11:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,626
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
... Just had to quote that.:)

...
Just had to quote that.:)
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2010, 11:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,018
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
in TX no emissions testing 1985 and older!...

in TX no emissions testing 1985 and older! (excuse me while i go remove a CAT from my 240 =))
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Full B230FT + 5 speed Swap coming soon... ...

Full B230FT + 5 speed Swap coming soon...

and yea too lean
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2010, 07:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 945
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
This works, I had to use it before... ...

This works, I had to use it before...
Preventing any metal shavings from getting in the motor.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2010, 02:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,588
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Yup.

Yup.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-10-2010, 05:07 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 46,448
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Um, aren't freeze plugs supposed to be able to...

Um, aren't freeze plugs supposed to be able to blow?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2010, 05:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Pulled the head... photos above of some of my...

Pulled the head... photos above of some of my findings, the valves are literally missing chunks... HG actually doesn't look all that bad, per say...
just everything else.

Probably going to do a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2010, 05:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb179/300K740GL...

http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb179/300K740GLE/Engine02-10-2010009.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2010, 05:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb179/300K740GL...

http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb179/300K740GLE/Cyl2and3.jpg
2 and 3, look at the valves...
http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb179/300K740GLE/Cyl2and3.jpg
The buildup is ACTUALLY part of the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2010, 03:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,207
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Exclamation Coolant in my intake!?!

So,
Overheated in my '85 244

Checked compression:
Cylinder 1= 0 psi
Cylinder 2= 0 psi
Cylinder 3= 0 psi
Cylinder 4= 100 psi

Cylinder 3 has coolant/oil Mix in the exhaust port when I...
Forum: the vault 02-01-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 31,081
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Welcome to the insanity:)

Welcome to the insanity:)
Forum: performance & modifications 01-31-2010, 03:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,275
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Why would you want to whiteblock a 122? the B18...

Why would you want to whiteblock a 122?
the B18 is Bada$$!@
Forum: aftermarket engine management 01-31-2010, 03:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 854
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
B230F Temp Sensor Malfunction

'85 244,
Installed new head gasket, and (amazingly) managed to not plug in the temp sensor, causing nothing to read, Now i plugged it back in and still nothing...
OK, I didn't undo the Neg post on...
Forum: events 01-30-2010, 09:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,833
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Awesome! did we get any pics of Chris' 244? I'm...

Awesome! did we get any pics of Chris' 244?
I'm glad we got to do this, hopefully nest time I'll have SOMETHING to drive myself...
anyone wanna do something in the DFW sometimes soon? Maybe...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 836
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Drain EVERYTHING, replace any fuel lines you can,...

Drain EVERYTHING, replace any fuel lines you can, make sure you don't have clogged injectors, replace the filters, and it should be fine, minus a AMM or idle air sensor issue...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:21 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,156
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
ALSO: Make sure that everything it says...

ALSO:

Make sure that everything it says MAKES SENSE first before doing it, it'll save you big
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
something GM?

something GM?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,121
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
sometimes the yard will pull it for you, they...

sometimes the yard will pull it for you, they pulled a motor for me a while back and just took the whole assembly, then took the tranny off once out of the car... just watch the junkyard mechanics,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 735
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Um, you sure?

Um, you sure?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,644
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
he could bore it to be the first ever 4 cylinder...

he could bore it to be the first ever 4 cylinder B280 ever...;)


*Edit*
Or not, that'd be a little much, but boring them out and starting fresh is always a good thing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 708
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Hell, If it ain't broke... Upgrade!

Hell, If it ain't broke...

Upgrade!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 755
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Better to replace them when they're just sitting...

Better to replace them when they're just sitting there, staring you in the face, rather than find out soon after one is worn and your Volvo drives funny... or makes, noise, or starts hating bumps and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2009, 06:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 783
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
For the sake of redundancy.... Mine did that...

For the sake of redundancy....

Mine did that around 243,000 miles, I just went all the way and put a new head gasket on it.
Apparently, that was the problem :)

Oh, and the car runs great now...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2009, 02:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,318
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
That's great but, 4.5bar to me seems high......

That's great but, 4.5bar to me seems high... what's factory supposed to be?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2009, 04:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,144
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
It's purrddy :)

It's purrddy :)
Forum: performance & modifications 08-03-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 126,616
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
So how does one change their status from "Board...

So how does one change their status from "Board member" to whatever else?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-03-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 126,616
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
This is Amazing... Phenomenal job on it all. So...

This is Amazing... Phenomenal job on it all. So all in all how much time and money was put into it from start to finish if you don't mind my asking...?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-03-2009, 06:36 PM
Replies: 298
Views: 26,587
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Dude, I think i cried inside a little, that just...

Dude, I think i cried inside a little, that just hurt to watch...
I think you f**king broke something.
Forum: article composition 08-03-2009, 06:32 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 83,470
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Guys, I've had some bad experiences with seafoam....

Guys, I've had some bad experiences with seafoam.
You don't want a pour in treatment to clean 'too well' and burn through all your seals,
I've had it happen on a 2000 GM 262, a 1971 GM 307, and an...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-03-2009, 06:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,313
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
It does seem a little scary, considering it's...

It does seem a little scary, considering it's more than that to rebuild a good turbo in just parts
Forum: projects & restorations 08-03-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 56,018
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
This Is Lola, I figured I'd match your pics with...

This Is Lola, I figured I'd match your pics with pics :-)
http://i682.photobucket.com/albums/vv182/itsmechurch/Picture127.jpg

This is in June 2007 when she hit the 300k mark...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-03-2009, 03:49 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 27,939
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
picked up a socket and i JIZZED IN MY PANTS

picked up a socket and i JIZZED IN MY PANTS
Forum: performance & modifications 08-03-2009, 03:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,426
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Nice IPD Logo by the way

Nice IPD Logo by the way
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2009, 02:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 716
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
http://store.nexternal.com/shared/StoreFront/produ...

http://store.nexternal.com/shared/StoreFront/product_detail.asp?RowID=385&CS=ireland&All=

Motor Mount-E30,E9,E12,E24 - Urethane

I think that's what I used...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2009, 02:48 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,982
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
yea no s**t right?

yea no s**t right?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2009, 02:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 831
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
You're doing it right, if there's no voltage,...

You're doing it right, if there's no voltage, there's no voltage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2009, 02:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 676
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
check the switch, too... sometimes that's an...

check the switch, too... sometimes that's an issue, IPD sells the one for my '85 244DL for like $23
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2009, 02:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,566
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
I don't know man, I just know that a hockey puck...

I don't know man, I just know that a hockey puck bushing my motor in there just seems a little scary, and doesn't look as pretty...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2009, 02:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,130
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
IPD Sells a power flush line for like $15 and...

IPD Sells a power flush line for like $15 and provides everything you'll need for a power flush... and yes good luck on the pan, that filter does need replacing, though...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2009, 02:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,529
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
Good stuff man...

Good stuff man...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2009, 02:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,467
Posted By 300+K 740GLE
I did use the included relay, and the included...

I did use the included relay, and the included harness, which in technical terms is plenty of wire for the amperage they pull, just still seemed flimsy, although that's that same gauge wire in the...
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