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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 11:05 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By stiligFox
Okay - so I checked my currently shredding seat...

Okay - so I checked my currently shredding seat and yeah - it's totally real leather on the top side.


Whoa! That's some amazing results!! Here's hoping mine come out that well...


Thanks!...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2018, 01:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 125
Posted By stiligFox
My imagination is creating a pretty horrific...

My imagination is creating a pretty horrific image o.o

So it's the metal on the door itself? Any rust there? I'm guessing you could weld (or maybe JBWeld) it back together, maybe with a small...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2018, 12:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 447
Posted By stiligFox
Haha thanks! I've been meaning to buy it for a...

Haha thanks! I've been meaning to buy it for a few years now, but could never justify the price - but as long as I'm going to have the seats apart, now's the time since I can get into all the nooks...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2018, 04:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 447
Posted By stiligFox
As long as I’m here - let me ask one last...

As long as I’m here - let me ask one last question. Is this really leather? It seems so incredibly thin - there’s a thin layer of what I’m guessing is leather that’s thinner than piece of paper...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2018, 02:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 447
Posted By stiligFox
Bah! I just ordered the Rejuvinator and Prestine...

Bah! I just ordered the Rejuvinator and Prestine cleaner - I’ll email them and see if they can add a crack filler to my order. Thanks!!

I guess ultimately I’ll have to pay someone to make me some...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2018, 01:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 447
Posted By stiligFox
Leather help

Hello all! Wondering if I could get some help with repairing a seat I just picked up from the JY.

Got these for $4 each:
https://i.imgur.com/pTPknDll.jpg

Nice improvement, huh?...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2018, 12:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,560
Posted By stiligFox
Just as an update from me, I got one of these: ...

Just as an update from me, I got one of these:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B019XCW1AC/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o09_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

And had Firestone put it on and balance it for me. Looks...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 195
Posted By stiligFox
If your car has the OBD ports under the hood, you...

If your car has the OBD ports under the hood, you should also be able to run it through the test cycles (half speed, full speed) to make sure the fan and the relay itself is working.

That said for...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 123
Posted By stiligFox
So youíre wondering to do with the now-empty...

So youíre wondering to do with the now-empty single DIN slot?

Volvo made (and I had laying around somewhere...) a shelf that sat in There so you could have a storage pocket. Iíd personally build a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By stiligFox
Haha don't worry! I used to think the same thing...

Haha don't worry! I used to think the same thing until I destroyed a speedo too.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 260
Posted By stiligFox
Apparently I can order the glass without the...

Apparently I can order the glass without the light (I imagine they have plenty of them). Iíve only seen a few cars in the U.K. without it. But having the spoiler brake light will make the default...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 04:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 260
Posted By stiligFox
Probably best bet would be to find on at the JY....

Probably best bet would be to find on at the JY. What’s wrong with yours?

I’m actually thinking of finding one that doesn’t have the third brake light, not looking forward to that...

EDIT:...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By stiligFox
No problem!! Glad it worked for you!!

No problem!! Glad it worked for you!!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 139
Posted By stiligFox
Are they real Ecodes or aftermarkets? The...

Are they real Ecodes or aftermarkets? The vertical adjustment is a really long plastic rod that heads down to a gear on the back of the housing; you might check that it's not stripped down there. The...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2018, 12:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By stiligFox
Here! I found some step by step instructions:...

Here! I found some step by step instructions: http://atthetipwebs.com/technologyinstructions/volvo_960_instrument_panel_removal.htm

The main thing is to be careful not to bend the center box...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2018, 12:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By stiligFox
These should give you a rough idea: Vacuum:...

These should give you a rough idea:

Vacuum: https://youtu.be/tsWNnoX6N2Y
Dash: https://youtu.be/XUMBDo2I-ak

Sorry it’s so dark and jumpy! Let me know if you have any questions/need me to clear...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By stiligFox
Sure thing! Iíll address those. 1) isnít too...

Sure thing! Iíll address those.

1) isnít too hard, you donít have to remove much but for your car itís a liiiittle different. Iíll wxplain as best I can.

2) check first the intake check valves...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 223
Posted By stiligFox
Hey - give me a little bit and I’ll film you a...

Hey - give me a little bit and I’ll film you a video. It’s not too bad if you know what’s going on; but it can take a few hours. I recommend doing one at the junk yard to practice on, but I’ll give...
Forum: showroom 02-07-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 2,353
Views: 672,986
Posted By stiligFox
Lucky duck! I’d love one of those. I’ve seen it...

Lucky duck! I’d love one of those. I’ve seen it in the catalog - one side soft carpet and the other side rubber for messier cargo :P

Might hit you up for some measurements...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2018, 01:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 420
Posted By stiligFox
IIRC the Hydras are a bit softer and easier to...

IIRC the Hydras are a bit softer and easier to knock out of round but I could be wrong. The other thing is you’ll likely want to find and invest in an accessory transmission oil cooler for towing and...
Forum: website & board 02-06-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,153
Posted By stiligFox
This ^ some how my old signature links were...

This ^ some how my old signature links were redirecting to the mobile theme on my desktop :bleh:
Forum: website & board 02-06-2018, 11:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By stiligFox
Thanks!! If you need anything from me as a user...

Thanks!! If you need anything from me as a user to contact my email providers, I can.
Forum: showroom 02-05-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 129,201
Posted By stiligFox
Thanks! I'll give that shot!

Thanks! I'll give that shot!
Forum: website & board 02-05-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By stiligFox
No, no emails for either Zoho or iCloud :c ...

No, no emails for either Zoho or iCloud :c

Boo! It's so weird they are bouncing outright. I get so much spam in my emails for fake FedEx and UPS shipments, and Russian beauties, and they won't let...
Forum: showroom 02-05-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 129,201
Posted By stiligFox
What would I use to clean up this unholy mess?...

What would I use to clean up this unholy mess? All four doors look like this D:

https://i.imgur.com/J3MyCXEl.jpg

My neighbor, who used to paint show motorcycles for a living, said there used to...
Forum: website & board 02-05-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By stiligFox
Thanks! I sent you an email like you asked, hope...

Thanks! I sent you an email like you asked, hope it makes it through!
Forum: website & board 02-04-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 173
Posted By stiligFox
Email issues

Hey all - I think this has been asked before but I'm still having issues.

I want to change my email to a different account, in particular either an iCloud (x@me.com) or Zoho account (x@zoho.com)...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-04-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 337
Posted By stiligFox
Maybe if we chipped in, we could have a documents...

Maybe if we chipped in, we could have a documents section here on TurboBricks?
Forum: projects & restorations 02-03-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 662
Posted By stiligFox
My goodness that's a beatiful looking car! So...

My goodness that's a beatiful looking car! So sorry about the mechanical issues :l

I love that Swedish flag under the hood! I've thought about doing that on my coil cover haha
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-02-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By stiligFox
Yup, got this to make a couple adapter for my...

Yup, got this to make a couple adapter for my car, can confirm it works for the late 80’s early 90’s care if you have the wide connector and amp into your radio.

Are you converting to an...
Forum: website & board 02-01-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,153
Posted By stiligFox
And then there’s the one absolutely mint 1992 960...

And then there’s the one absolutely mint 1992 960 at the junkyard that’s there because the church it was donated to decided it’s better to get scrap metal value instead of trying to sell it...
...
Forum: website & board 02-01-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,153
Posted By stiligFox
As a 9 owner, this ^ every 7/9 at the JY reeks of...

As a 9 owner, this ^ every 7/9 at the JY reeks of something and is completely shredded to heck and back...
Forum: website & board 01-31-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 2,153
Posted By stiligFox
Looks great! Redoing all my bookmarks with the...

Looks great! Redoing all my bookmarks with the new URL haha.

Question - Was there an update to BBCode? Any fancy new features we can use on the user side of things?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 388
Posted By stiligFox
Hey Jack - so I pulled the matching amp for the...

Hey Jack - so I pulled the matching amp for the 6141 at the JY, it’s a 4x20w amp. I have all the wiring that goes with it. If you want I can try breaking out the multimeter and test the amp connector...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-28-2018, 12:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 388
Posted By stiligFox
This is how it looks on a 960 radio: ...

This is how it looks on a 960 radio:
https://i.imgur.com/9GR0W0Ol.jpg

This is for a 93 Volvo with the extra amp,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-28-2018, 12:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 388
Posted By stiligFox
Huh. Weird so yeah - I looked at my amp outputs...

Huh. Weird so yeah - I looked at my amp outputs in the 960 and it’s different too, but those should match.

I see one has a white cap and the other doesn’t - that white cap is (should be) the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-27-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 388
Posted By stiligFox
Sounds plausible. Another thing to note is I...

Sounds plausible. Another thing to note is I donít know how that head unit works but it might be like the CR-816 - it uses the amp to power the four main speakers, and has a small internal amp to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-27-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 148
Posted By stiligFox
Rattling seats?

This is a minor quibble, but are there some kind of worn out bushings or anything I can replace to firm up my power seats that tend to wobble/rattle?

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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-27-2018, 06:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 388
Posted By stiligFox
No radio repair experience but I’d see if you’re...

No radio repair experience but I’d see if you’re getting any signal with a voltmeter testing the pins in the pic I showed - it should pulse some when playing audio I think?

Other than that I don’t...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-27-2018, 01:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 388
Posted By stiligFox
Is there a round plug on the back the size of a...

Is there a round plug on the back the size of a dime/nickel?

TD-3111 definitely has an amp output, the port on the far left when looking at the back. 6 pins, I believe, and the sleeve acts as a...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2018, 12:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 550
Posted By stiligFox
Thanks! My only concern now is if itíll hit the...

Thanks! My only concern now is if itíll hit the hoodliner and wether itíll damage the paint on the strut towers... will test fit it to see how that goes. Any kind of washers or something I should...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2018, 12:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 550
Posted By stiligFox
Ah sorry man :( I pulled cams from one before for...

Ah sorry man :( I pulled cams from one before for a friend but thatís the extent of it. And even that took a couple hours...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-25-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 550
Posted By stiligFox
Thanks guys! I’ll try and pull it Sunday,...

Thanks guys! I’ll try and pull it Sunday, hopefully will still be there.

Couple questions, I don’t know if I’ll want to use it for me or not, but - for me with 21mm front and 19mm rear sway bars,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-25-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By stiligFox
If it’s anything like my 960, there is a little...

If it’s anything like my 960, there is a little drain hole at the bottom of the air blower housing that lets condensation drip out; a little moisture likely won’t hurt anything but I’m sure it’s not...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-25-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 550
Posted By stiligFox
PM me, maybe I can grab some the easier things.

PM me, maybe I can grab some the easier things.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-25-2018, 04:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 550
Posted By stiligFox
Need more info on this strut brace

This just showed up at the Junkyard, a 1997 960 with apparently a strut brace installed. I didnít think anyone made strut bars for 960s, does anyone know where this came from?
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-22-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 305
Posted By stiligFox
I don't know anything about the air diverter box...

I don't know anything about the air diverter box in the 940s, but it definitely sounds like a flapper issue. Do the dash vents blow even in defrost mode? If so then that's likely why you're not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-22-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 305
Posted By stiligFox
Oh right! Durr. Thanks... It's funny, it's...

Oh right! Durr. Thanks...

It's funny, it's like one of the few places the 960s had a simpler solution to a problem than the 7/940s...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-21-2018, 10:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 275
Posted By stiligFox
Could be coolant burning off heater core but...

Could be coolant burning off heater core but that’s best case scenario...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-21-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 305
Posted By stiligFox
Are you getting air from the vents along the...

Are you getting air from the vents along the windshield? It could very be that the vacuum bellows that should be controlling the flap to divert the air to the defrost vents is bad. If thatís bad then...
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