home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 17 of 17
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Richelieu
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-14-2019, 06:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,002
Posted By Richelieu
Honestly- no idea, but interesting. '86 was the...

Honestly- no idea, but interesting. '86 was the year they became mandatory for new vehicles sold in the US, if memory serves. Knowing Volvo, they might have been ahead of the curve on this safety...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2019, 02:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,002
Posted By Richelieu
I'm interested - will send you a private message.

I'm interested - will send you a private message.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2019, 10:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,541
Posted By Richelieu
Sorry to be unclear. Yes - that is exactly what...

Sorry to be unclear. Yes - that is exactly what I was saying. The dedicated inboard high beam 2 wire plug is the one on which I had to reverse the 2 wires. Tiny bit of work. No fuss.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2019, 09:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,541
Posted By Richelieu
No sir - just had to switch around the order in...

No sir - just had to switch around the order in which the prongs were plugged into the sockets - that easy.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,541
Posted By Richelieu
Absolutely - only difference was that with the...

Absolutely - only difference was that with the high beams, the polarity was reversed with the JW Speaker lights. Literally, it took 3 minutes to install the lights themselves. Most of the work...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,002
Posted By Richelieu
3rd BRAKE LIGHT for Pre-86 Wagons - Any Ideas?

For you fellows (or ladies) out there who may have driven/bought/inherited pre-1986 240s/245s without the 3rd brake light, I am interested to know what - if anything - you have done, what your...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,541
Posted By Richelieu
Around $900 through Amazon Prime, which is how I...

Around $900 through Amazon Prime, which is how I purchased them. They are pricey, but I will say that they live up to what they promise. You may find them cheaper from another vendor and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,541
Posted By Richelieu
Almost forgot - Last one: Only High beams at...

Almost forgot - Last one:
Only High beams at 25 ft., with outboard low beams covered:

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48180807561_6b028600f0_h.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By Richelieu
Posted the beam pattern shots in a new thread...

Posted the beam pattern shots in a new thread here: http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=349967
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,541
Posted By Richelieu
BEAM PATTERN shots of my JW Speaker 8800 Evolution 2 Headlamps

As requested, here are some shots of the beam pattern at my friend's warehouse where we aimed the JW Speaker 8800 Evolution 2 Headlamps on my 84 245 with the help of his laser - both low and high...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By Richelieu
Interesting. Until I snapped those shots, I...

Interesting. Until I snapped those shots, I never even noticed those side markers, but thought they were easy on the eyes in the photos. Nothing special about them, as far as I know :e-shrug: When...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By Richelieu
The price is around $200 per unit - 800 and...

The price is around $200 per unit - 800 and change for all 4. They aren't cheap, but they're good.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By Richelieu
Nah - I live in North Carolina - couldn't imagine...

Nah - I live in North Carolina - couldn't imagine a scenario where I might need the heated lenses (and would also be out and about in my RWD Volvo), but certainly could understand why others from...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By Richelieu
Looks like it's gonna be tomorrow night. Need...

Looks like it's gonna be tomorrow night.
Need to take the photos back at my friend's warehouse where he and I did the setup to show the beam pattern projected against the template we made at 25...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By Richelieu
Ha! You would have thought that idea might have...

Ha! You would have thought that idea might have crossed my mind. Thanks for the suggestion. I'll do that and post it tomorrow night.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 865
Posted By Richelieu
Quad Sealed-Beams replaced w/ JW Speaker 8800 Evo2

Hello - I tried for two-three months to find another Volvo person who had done this, but did not have much luck. This seems to be the appropriate forum for this, so I am posting here. If not, then...
Forum: showroom 06-01-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 9,461
Views: 3,120,641
Posted By Richelieu
https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48435109061_34...

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48435109061_34a042c5ff_b.jpg
Showing results 1 to 17 of 17

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:46 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.