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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2013, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 411
Posted By nickm
Because it's the EZ117K that uses the hall...

Because it's the EZ117K that uses the hall sensor. Try a search on that.
5v sounds right any generic sensor that fits the dizzy and has the same amount of cutouts....
Forum: performance & suspension 12-17-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 598
Posted By nickm
http://volvoforums.com/forum/attachments/volvo-850...

http://volvoforums.com/forum/attachments/volvo-850-16/7236d1352942295-replace-bushings-control-arms-control-arms-aluminum-jpg
Forum: performance & suspension 12-17-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 3,380
Posted By nickm
Agree when driving from the wrong side it is more...

Agree when driving from the wrong side it is more difficult to pass on small roads and negotiate city traffic , have you ever driven in Napoli?. Also there is a tenancy to go into auto pilot and make...
Forum: performance & suspension 12-16-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 3,380
Posted By nickm
You will have to swap pistons and valves round...

You will have to swap pistons and valves round the other way.:nod: or it will not run right.







RHD 200 never turboed
Forum: performance & suspension 12-16-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 555
Posted By nickm
Look up "setting the base idle for LH2.2" if the...

Look up "setting the base idle for LH2.2" if the ICV when bypassed does not work check the TPS.
Forum: performance & suspension 12-12-2013, 07:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 475
Posted By nickm
Series 1 or 2? ...

Series 1 or 2?
http://www.supertouringregister.com/image/1809.jpg
http://www.supertouringregister.com/image/1660.jpg
Forum: performance & suspension 12-05-2013, 12:23 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,857
Posted By nickm
Simon i did note it was you. I have sold my 740...

Simon i did note it was you. I have sold my 740 so no need any more, just sharing what I have learnt.
I remember burning roms when first working on PC stuff successes rate was not that high even...
Forum: performance & suspension 12-04-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,857
Posted By nickm
Here are some Volvo maps, interesting to see the...

Here are some Volvo maps, interesting to see the difference between the Volvo and Saab one.
Volvo 591 ECU is a socketed volvo turbo version not sure if the NA got a similar unit.
The bin files are...
Forum: performance & suspension 12-01-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,857
Posted By nickm
PM me.

PM me.
Forum: performance & suspension 11-30-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 661
Posted By nickm
LH 2.2 :lol: good luck. There is a reason they...

LH 2.2 :lol: good luck. There is a reason they used updated software/hardware in the 850
Go with Simon
Forum: performance & suspension 11-29-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 661
Posted By nickm
Looks like you looked at the freds chip map...

Looks like you looked at the freds chip map then, you know about the idle....
Forum: performance & suspension 11-29-2013, 12:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 661
Posted By nickm
Here is your man. ...

Here is your man.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/member.php?u=14087
Forum: performance & suspension 11-26-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,857
Posted By nickm
I think you would need to scope the signal. I...

I think you would need to scope the signal. I have a feeling that one has something to do with the knock enrichment. LH2.2 uses no speed sensor. Only the dizzy hall sensor. So maybe gets info from...
Forum: performance & suspension 11-25-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 598
Posted By nickm
Early ones had a removable ball joint. I think...

Early ones had a removable ball joint. I think bushes are the same.
I just replaced a set for the Meyle HD ones, was tossing up replacing the bushes. You are right with the latter ones the ball...
Forum: performance & suspension 11-25-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,857
Posted By nickm
Haven't some of the SAAB guys used ostrich on a...

Haven't some of the SAAB guys used ostrich on a lh2. I think the chip is compatible.

LH2.2 is pretty dumb there is no adaptation, so with the correct amm and O2 signals you could get it running....
Forum: performance & suspension 11-23-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 9,637
Posted By nickm
Are you sure that the alternator was not giving...

Are you sure that the alternator was not giving more issues than you think?
Forum: performance & suspension 11-19-2013, 05:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 948
Posted By nickm
That is the Turbo Bricks way :lol:

That is the Turbo Bricks way :lol:
Forum: performance & suspension 11-19-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 948
Posted By nickm
Port corrosion would be the concern. But...

Port corrosion would be the concern. But replacement heads are not hard to source.
Come over to the Bruce thread in OT or http://ozvolvo.org/
...
Forum: performance & suspension 11-19-2013, 04:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,536
Posted By nickm
Not unless the car has been f**k*d with. Look...

Not unless the car has been f**k*d with. Look again....
Forum: performance & suspension 11-19-2013, 02:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,536
Posted By nickm
I do not know the unit you are trying to install....

I do not know the unit you are trying to install. And a quick look on the web about it came up with docs in Japanese.
But It does not seem that complex that it needs any signal from the ECU.
It...
Forum: performance & suspension 11-18-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,536
Posted By nickm
power stage is on the front fender (drivers side)...

power stage is on the front fender (drivers side) under the hood. purple circle
http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/Eclayton4/2012-03-14_210450_95_940_power_stage_purple.jpg
Forum: performance & suspension 11-18-2013, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 526
Posted By nickm
Blanking plate and a T3 style CBV.

Blanking plate and a T3 style CBV.
Forum: performance & suspension 11-18-2013, 03:35 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,536
Posted By nickm
That one is the fuel. The ez117k is about it.

That one is the fuel. The ez117k is about it.
Forum: performance & suspension 11-18-2013, 12:31 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,536
Posted By nickm
No from your other thread too. Fuel pinouts....

No from your other thread too.

Fuel pinouts.
Thinking you need to use, the coil and power stage only for this.

#86?? ...
Forum: performance & suspension 11-17-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,536
Posted By nickm
Pin 6 +12v probably the same as the TPS voltage...

Pin 6 +12v probably the same as the TPS voltage pin 7
Pin 20 ground

The 2 pins that connect the ECU to the EZK are not (#3 and #4) marked in the diagram which way round they go.
They are pins...
Forum: performance & suspension 11-17-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,536
Posted By nickm
http://www.vlvworld.com/VolvoRepairManual/repair_p...

http://www.vlvworld.com/VolvoRepairManual/repair_pics/ez117k_ignition_system.jpg
Forum: showroom 10-05-2013, 03:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By nickm
http://i735.photobucket.com/albums/ww353/nickm57/I...

http://i735.photobucket.com/albums/ww353/nickm57/IMG_20131005_132614.jpg
http://i735.photobucket.com/albums/ww353/nickm57/IMG_20131005_170423.jpg
Forum: showroom 10-04-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By nickm
Auto... I have to say that the auto in these is...

Auto... I have to say that the auto in these is light years ahead of a AW71.

Work I've done that is not cosmetic.
PCV, Droplinks, CV boot, Brakes, Spark plugs, Heater core, rear tailgate...
Forum: showroom 10-04-2013, 04:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 503
Posted By nickm
My 850R

I bought this 10 or so months back. First photo.
Tomorrow Fit the refurbished Volans.
To do.
Rear spoiler, Fix the Cracks in the front one...
Forum: performance & suspension 07-19-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 410
Posted By nickm
B230FT and ET pistons have a different dish cc. ...

B230FT and ET pistons have a different dish cc.
The turbo pistons also are different from the NA ones.

ET pistons and a 531 head IIRC is 8.9:1
Another way around it is a tight squish motor.

...
Forum: performance & suspension 07-18-2013, 11:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,717
Posted By nickm
Sorry I sold it all, dealing with WWD 850R now:) ...

Sorry I sold it all, dealing with WWD 850R now:)
Best get the deeworks kit, or find a water jet cutter and use the CAD.
Forum: performance & suspension 07-03-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,717
Posted By nickm
bump for the Bruces

bump for the Bruces
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By nickm
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By nickm
Not sure if you are chasing your tail. does the...

Not sure if you are chasing your tail. does the car idle OK, run? then nearly stall when you disconnect the amm?

Pins 3 and 6? on the AMM is for the trim pot.

This is relevant to the volvo...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By nickm
I dpeed

I dpeed
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,989
Posted By nickm
So with the O2 sensor connected to a MM and the...

So with the O2 sensor connected to a MM and the car, winding in and out the screw you are not seeing any change?

The base setting (3.5 ohms) is a ball park setting. It is very easy to lose where...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,233
Posted By nickm
Is it running on all cylinders? All the...

Is it running on all cylinders?
All the Injectors firing?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-09-2013, 12:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 438
Posted By nickm
Hall sensor and its wiring, oil in the...

Hall sensor and its wiring, oil in the distributor
http://www.nuceng.ca/bill/volvo/Volvo740wiring.pdf.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-08-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By nickm
PCV clean, Front end drop links. The AC...

PCV clean, Front end drop links.
The AC compressor could just need shimming. There is an article on the Mathews volvo site.
Forum: performance & suspension 06-02-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By nickm
something like this from the saab board. ...

something like this from the saab board.

Baseline setting for the LH 2.2 AMM is 380 ohms, measured between pins 3 and 6 of the connector on the meter.
Forum: performance & suspension 05-27-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By nickm
Ta Do they move? I was planing using only...

Ta
Do they move?
I was planing using only one at the top, so I can dial in best angle for tyre wear.
There is a little movement from the knuckle to the strut when the original bolts are not...
Forum: performance & suspension 05-27-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,968
Posted By nickm
Can we just find a part no. so everyone is happy...

Can we just find a part no. so everyone is happy (then we have the resource). And argue about ratios elsewhere?

Correct me If I'm wrong.
But if the box has 3.35 ratios and a neddle roller style...
Forum: performance & suspension 05-27-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,271
Posted By nickm
I marked and drilled one to correct head/block...

I marked and drilled one to correct head/block height. Worked well
I think you can get it down to about 5deg by hand. About 1/2 a tooth.
I started a pilot hole with a super fine dremel bit.
...
Forum: performance & suspension 05-27-2013, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 287
Posted By nickm
850r camber pins/bolts

Anyone know the correct size for these? and if which ones are ok quality?

I've read a Volvo spec sheet that requires you to drill the strut out to 14mm, some others on fleebay that specs 12mm...
Forum: performance & suspension 05-26-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,968
Posted By nickm
Pg 19 http://www.flatheadv8.org/T5Rebuild.pdf

Pg 19

http://www.flatheadv8.org/T5Rebuild.pdf
Forum: performance & suspension 05-26-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,968
Posted By nickm
As said count the teeth. I think there are 2...

As said count the teeth.
I think there are 2 common styles. One for the 3.35 and one for the 2.95.
And an updated style of bearing and retainer.
But you will be using the adapters retainer plate....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-26-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By nickm
The car will/should run without the O2 sensor....

The car will/should run without the O2 sensor. Voltage to ground should be fine. The ecu connector could be another story.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-26-2013, 03:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By nickm
doubt it. If you only used a multimeter to test.

doubt it. If you only used a multimeter to test.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-25-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 525
Posted By nickm
Yep ^

Yep ^
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-25-2013, 07:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 657
Posted By nickm
I think my son drilled that. He's nine.

I think my son drilled that. He's nine.
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