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Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 280
Posted By freevolvos
Hmmm I have to put a trans in my 88 240 I'm...

Hmmm I have to put a trans in my 88 240 I'm interested as well now would be the time to 2.4 swap it...but is there a reason to of its just a n.a. Driver? Is 2.2 bad I think 2.4 idled smoother but...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 920
Posted By freevolvos
Really depends on use, the nine inch is handy as...

Really depends on use, the nine inch is handy as you can have several third members set up for different tracks instead of trying to setup a Salisbury type rear. I doubt anyone here needs that...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 920
Posted By freevolvos
8.8 is cheap in the yards and easy to find funny...

8.8 is cheap in the yards and easy to find funny thing is it looks like a 12 bolt chevy inside...It even uses some of the same bearings c-clip are just a method of axle retention, back in the drum...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 920
Posted By freevolvos
There good to have I have them in my 12 bolt

There good to have I have them in my 12 bolt
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 486
Posted By freevolvos
Loctite sleeve retention compound

Loctite sleeve retention compound
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 920
Posted By freevolvos
T the buick had drum breaks that will let the...

T the buick had drum breaks that will let the tire and axel go flying
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By freevolvos
Arias or diamond makes good stuff

Arias or diamond makes good stuff
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 628
Posted By freevolvos
Whatever's on sale and whatever filters on sale...

Whatever's on sale and whatever filters on sale and I drive it year around 140 miles a day wixx makes about the best filter oil has become so good anymore I don't think it matters
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-07-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By freevolvos
Just because it's new doesn't mean it's any...

Just because it's new doesn't mean it's any good...buy a d.v.m. And start trouble shooting, of course the temp sensor has a input when it's cold..do you think it only works at 70°¿ Does it have any...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 625
Posted By freevolvos
Send the cam to shoe string? Have him degree it...

Send the cam to shoe string? Have him degree it and get the lift and duration, according to his thread he will even ship it back to you for free. I wonder if rsi came up with the lobe profile or...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,144
Posted By freevolvos
Break in is absolutely critical, keep the revs up...

Break in is absolutely critical, keep the revs up and vary the rpm between 2-3 grand because that changes the way the oil is being sprayed around. Make sure there's enough gas in the tank bring a...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 625
Posted By freevolvos
I don't have volvo expertise in valve springs...

I don't have volvo expertise in valve springs per-say but 10% pressure loss sounds about rite, The fast the opening and closeing ramps is murder on valve springs. , I would recommend the bee hive...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 372
Posted By freevolvos
You should be able to buy the cross- pin, and...

You should be able to buy the cross- pin, and spider's new. The side gears on the end of the axel shaft, if they are in good condition shouldn't need replacement, as they aren't run in like a ring...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-07-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By freevolvos
I've learned rings do not know what engine they...

I've learned rings do not know what engine they are going into. Are the rings the correct bore size? And are they the same thickness? Are they the material you want? I.e.plain cast, chrome Moly,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-07-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 938
Posted By freevolvos
The cold saps the battery voltage,I run 15-40 and...

The cold saps the battery voltage,I run 15-40 and the biggest battery that will fit in the car, I also straight gas no alcohol mix for me, is viton a brand of o-ring ? Or is it a type? Like buna-n,...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 508
Posted By freevolvos
How mucho psi can stock support?....get ready for...

How mucho psi can stock support?....get ready for this
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 372
Posted By freevolvos
That comes from snow belt cars when people spin...

That comes from snow belt cars when people spin one tire to 100 mph, the spider gears try to weld themselves to the pin and start to wallow out
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,012
Posted By freevolvos
Cast iron flywheel dangerous.I had one let go in...

Cast iron flywheel dangerous.I had one let go in the chevy broke a lot stuff
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-03-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 522
Posted By freevolvos
I bet it's the low oil pressure light flickering

I bet it's the low oil pressure light flickering
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-01-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By freevolvos
Looks like mold..that car sit in a damp place for...

Looks like mold..that car sit in a damp place for a while
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-01-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 2,507
Posted By freevolvos
Is there something you missed because the car was...

Is there something you missed because the car was a diesel? And must be wired different that's a 2.2 car?
Forum: performance & modifications 01-29-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,186
Posted By freevolvos
Ya that's exactly the problem..I'm guilty I...

Ya that's exactly the problem..I'm guilty I bought cheap roller rockers once and there still going 75 bucks for roller rockers, poly locks, and stud girdels...What a deal but these are on a stockish...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-29-2019, 12:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,186
Posted By freevolvos
Put a degree wheel on it and check the marks,...

Put a degree wheel on it and check the marks, maybe chuck it in a lathe and check run out, or buy a nice one from a vendor on here..I for one am sick of import trash yeees you can roll the dice and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-28-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 2,507
Posted By freevolvos
Is it on the smashed side of the car? Maybe it's...

Is it on the smashed side of the car? Maybe it's cracked? Or just got knocked out from the collision? I didn't keep anything off me 91 because I just wondered of any electronics could survive that...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-28-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 613
Posted By freevolvos
Don't forget to bench bleed it

Don't forget to bench bleed it
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-28-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 613
Posted By freevolvos
The booster is doing a stellar job of you helping...

The booster is doing a stellar job of you helping you compress the air that's still trapped? Does the pedal slowly do down without power?
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,043
Posted By freevolvos
Send it to Art Morrison

Send it to Art Morrison
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-26-2019, 09:33 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,313
Posted By freevolvos
Leak down test!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :-) :-) :-) :-)...

Leak down test!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-)!!!!!!!!
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,129
Posted By freevolvos
No no I agree with you lol

No no I agree with you lol
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,129
Posted By freevolvos
This is to prevent the engine from moving around...

This is to prevent the engine from moving around if a mount breaks correct? Looks like a good idea, that same cable used in aircraft control rigging flexes many hundreds of thousands of times,I don't...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-25-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,129
Posted By freevolvos
3/16 should be plenty strong, is it like aircraft...

3/16 should be plenty strong, is it like aircraft control cable
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-23-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By freevolvos
When taking a torch to a rust bucket to hack the...

When taking a torch to a rust bucket to hack the trans out after flipping the car onto it's side...one does not have to feel bad grasshopper
Forum: performance & modifications 01-20-2019, 02:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 797
Posted By freevolvos
Pete@hughs send cheap and can build then anyway...

Pete@hughs send cheap and can build then anyway you wavy
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2019, 02:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By freevolvos
Battery post

Battery post
Forum: performance & modifications 01-18-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 811
Posted By freevolvos
You can heat that cherry red it won't hurt nothing

You can heat that cherry red it won't hurt nothing
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-18-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By freevolvos
I've had problems with other brands as well...

I've had problems with other brands as well REMEMBER just because it's new doesn't mean it's good
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-17-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,356
Posted By freevolvos
Yes 205 is common

Yes 205 is common
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-17-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 338
Posted By freevolvos
Throw a can of fix a flat in the trunk call it a...

Throw a can of fix a flat in the trunk call it a day
Forum: performance & modifications 01-16-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 563
Posted By freevolvos
I couldn't find any reason he got the hammer

I couldn't find any reason he got the hammer
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-16-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 343
Posted By freevolvos
Orrr try unplugging the iac when they idle is...

Orrr try unplugging the iac when they idle is normal..and see if it still acts up it will idle a little slow when cold
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-16-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 5,131
Posted By freevolvos
Glad you got it going

Glad you got it going
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-16-2019, 12:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By freevolvos
Or a screwdriver stuck to the injector

Or a screwdriver stuck to the injector
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-16-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 537
Posted By freevolvos
Fairly stiff but not to crazy, so it's the wrong...

Fairly stiff but not to crazy, so it's the wrong bearings, caps on wrong, rods facing the wrong way, side clearance is to tight, bore in the big end of the cheap rods is off, tourqe wrench is off,...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-16-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 537
Posted By freevolvos
Please don't ?

Please don't ?
Forum: performance & modifications 01-16-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 443
Posted By freevolvos
J.e. Will make you pistons,arias,srp

J.e. Will make you pistons,arias,srp
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 343
Posted By freevolvos
I vote tappet..my buick did that then the lifters...

I vote tappet..my buick did that then the lifters fell apart one day and it started missing...I had a Lumina that did it for years and never changed
Forum: performance & modifications 01-15-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By freevolvos
Above the oil level or drill the block I would...

Above the oil level or drill the block I would pull it and do it out of the car..buy a pan gasket, check the rods and mains and replace the oil pump o-rings, hell all oil seals, converter seal all...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-15-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 442
Posted By freevolvos
Most people just poke a hole in the oil pan

Most people just poke a hole in the oil pan
Forum: performance & modifications 01-15-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 563
Posted By freevolvos
Call Oliver build it right build out once and...

Call Oliver build it right build out once and leeeeeeeaaaaan on that bitch..people seem to get stuff of maxspeedingrods.com to..someday I'd like to trade somebody for a ride in a nitrous 65 impala...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 631
Posted By freevolvos
Dammit lummert

Dammit lummert
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