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Forum: showroom 11-18-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 18,987
Posted By 2manyturbos
Good idea. It may be hard to find take offs in...

Good idea. It may be hard to find take offs in 19”. The brakes on the GT are so big it requires at least a 19” wheel to clear them.
Forum: showroom 11-18-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 18,987
Posted By 2manyturbos
Thanks. I’ll look into what sizes are available...

Thanks. I’ll look into what sizes are available and go from there. I don’t have to comply with any sort of rules for what I’m doing as far as track days. I’ll just find something that is...
Forum: showroom 11-18-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 18,987
Posted By 2manyturbos
Kyle, For a heavy car like my Mustang, what...

Kyle,

For a heavy car like my Mustang, what are a couple different makes of tires you see working for a combination track tire, possible Autocross tire? I'm planning on running more track days...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 221
Posted By 2manyturbos
I’m betting you have a bad ECT sensor. The 960...

I’m betting you have a bad ECT sensor. The 960 does not behave anything like a 940 or 240 when they have a bad ECT sensor. The symptoms you describe would make me suspect that particular part. The...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By 2manyturbos
The small protrusion on the back side of the...

The small protrusion on the back side of the rubber disk goes in the small hole in the sheet metal. I've owned plenty of 7-9 series cars that have them missing of shifted out of position so the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2019, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By 2manyturbos
Indeed there is that boot which they are calling...

Indeed there is that boot which they are calling a seal. There just isn’t an internal seal to protect the bearings.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By 2manyturbos
I forgot to come back to this thread. There is...

I forgot to come back to this thread. There is no seal in the steering column.
Forum: showroom 11-16-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 18,987
Posted By 2manyturbos
Cool. Keep at it. I'm surprised to see 3 Volvos...

Cool. Keep at it. I'm surprised to see 3 Volvos listed in the results. That's practically a Volvo convention considering the venue. How many runs did you get?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,324
Posted By 2manyturbos
They were perfect. All the same so an instant...

They were perfect. All the same so an instant comparison of flow can be made.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-14-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,046
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes. It was the fuse.

Yes. It was the fuse.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-12-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 315
Posted By 2manyturbos
I have one for a non-Nivomat wagon. PM sent.

I have one for a non-Nivomat wagon. PM sent.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-12-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 687
Posted By 2manyturbos
Good to know. The T25 that was on Tyler's 940 SE...

Good to know. The T25 that was on Tyler's 940 SE came off a 1990 740 Turbo with M46. The entire engine came out of that 740 along with the T25.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-12-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 687
Posted By 2manyturbos
Tyler has a Volvo 940 SE T-25 core.

Tyler has a Volvo 940 SE T-25 core.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes. It is an AW-70. The same case was used on...

Yes. It is an AW-70. The same case was used on the AW-70 and AW-71. An AW-71L is easy to spot because the bell housing is different. There is only one square port/window with the plastic screen...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 380
Posted By 2manyturbos
It is not a regular maintenance item by any...

It is not a regular maintenance item by any means. Most redblocks on the road today have never had their valves adjusted. There is very little need to do so.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2019, 09:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By 2manyturbos
I have a good used passenger side ABS caliper. PM...

I have a good used passenger side ABS caliper. PM sent.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 390
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is what rebuilders are doing to meet the...

That is what rebuilders are doing to meet the need. I have never seen one with a spacer until now. Judging by the bleeder screw, I would say whoever was doing QC on that caliper had no idea what...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By 2manyturbos
IPD lists 3.1 as a possible injection system for...

IPD lists 3.1 as a possible injection system for 1993. I am almost positive I have seen a 1993 with LH 3.1. LH 2.4 was much more common over all the years of the two systems. Volvo is always using...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By 2manyturbos
The only ECU I have ever seen run with LH 3.1 on...

The only ECU I have ever seen run with LH 3.1 on a 240 is the 572. That includes the 1993 model year. The problem with LH 3.1 is you can't get any parts for it. There are no AMMs available...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By 2manyturbos
No. They are not interchangeable. The output...

No. They are not interchangeable. The output shafts are very different at the tail end because of the two different designs.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By 2manyturbos
I always use an open end 15mm wrench. It's...

I always use an open end 15mm wrench. It's tight. The way to make it easier is to take the transmission cross member to frame bolts out and lower the back end of the transmission. Use some PB...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By 2manyturbos
The AW-70 and AW-71 share the same transmission...

The AW-70 and AW-71 share the same transmission case. You have to go by the tag. You have the last year AW-70 there. There is no seal that goes where you have A pointing to.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
No. 7.5L gas. They get about 12-13 mpg empty. ...

No. 7.5L gas. They get about 12-13 mpg empty. 11-12 towing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2019, 04:04 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
I wish. Horrendous gas mileage on that beast.

I wish. Horrendous gas mileage on that beast.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
I agree. Good enough for 99.999% of the people...

I agree. Good enough for 99.999% of the people on here.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
Out of all the 7-9s I had, only 1 was Regina. It...

Out of all the 7-9s I had, only 1 was Regina. It is not very common here in Oregon. That car was a 1993 940 with electric cooling fans. That car never had any cooling problems. That said, I have...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
They were all untouched sub 100K miles cars when...

They were all untouched sub 100K miles cars when purchased. They were actually much cheaper to own and maintain than any other make of car they have ever had. I am not a Cadillac fan. At least not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
The 1996 Deville had 175,000 miles on it when it...

The 1996 Deville had 175,000 miles on it when it was replaced with the 2000 Deville about 6 years ago. That 96 is still on the road. The 2000 Deville had 150K on it when it was replaced by a 2002...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
Dude, My Ford F250 has 295,000 miles on it. ...

Dude,

My Ford F250 has 295,000 miles on it. So far, I've had to replace the transmission at 185,000 miles. It was and still is used for heavy towing. Other than that, I replaced the water pump...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
Well, all 3 Northstar Cadillacs my folks...

Well, all 3 Northstar Cadillacs my folks own/owned were pre 2004 Northstars and they had zero head bolt or head gasket failures. Like I said, exaggerated claims. I see these Northstar powered cars...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
Nearly every engine made will have head gasket...

Nearly every engine made will have head gasket failures, including Toyotas. Your craigslist ads don't ad up to much. You have no idea how any of those cars were maintained. There are no statistics...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 440
Posted By 2manyturbos
The first thing I would check is the throttle...

The first thing I would check is the throttle plate setting and TPS setting and whether the TPS is turning on the IAC every time the throttle is closed.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
Wrong. Go run your 240 flat out for 30 minutes...

Wrong. Go run your 240 flat out for 30 minutes on a hot day and see what that temperature gage says. Tony, (reeferman) would disagree with you and he actually ran his 240 like that regularly. He...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
Right. Back yard hack. Do a burn out until the...

Right. Back yard hack. Do a burn out until the tires pop. Run an engine with no coolant to see how long it lasts. More of the same kind of stuff people tune in to jackass to watch. Try running a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, redblocks are designed to run that warm....

Yes, redblocks are designed to run that warm. That isn’t hot by any means. Do a little research on combustion efficiency and you might learn something instead of just making it up as you post. The...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
Sorry numb nuts. That's what an LS is designed...

Sorry numb nuts. That's what an LS is designed to run at. Your car may run at 230 degrees. I've had close to 300 redblock Volvos and not one of them ran that hot. The gages in my Camaros are very...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,663
Posted By 2manyturbos
They don't run at 230 degrees. When that cooling...

They don't run at 230 degrees. When that cooling system is working properly they run between 190-210. It is better for emissions and fuel mileage. If you properly maintained your car it would be...
Forum: showroom 10-30-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 18,987
Posted By 2manyturbos
Cool. Work on trail braking late into the turns...

Cool. Work on trail braking late into the turns to get that front suspension loaded ahead of time. It will get your 940 to rotate much better. If you can, try left foot braking. I haven't driven...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 773
Posted By 2manyturbos
Total junk. If you saw how those IPD wires are...

Total junk. If you saw how those IPD wires are constructed you would toss them in the trash and buy a good set of Bosh or Bougicord.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-22-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,570
Posted By 2manyturbos
So far there has been no mention of a fuel...

So far there has been no mention of a fuel pressure test.

Rule number 1, Fuel injection problem? Run a fuel pressure test. Quit guessing.
Forum: showroom 10-22-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 920
Posted By 2manyturbos
That was 99% of the difference.

That was 99% of the difference.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-21-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, it is designed to keep the battery...

Yes, it is designed to keep the battery completely off the sheet metal. It has a drain hole in the middle of it that lines up with the drain hole in the sheet metal. There are 4 rubber discs that...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-21-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 677
Posted By 2manyturbos
Does your battery area have the plastic tray in...

Does your battery area have the plastic tray in it? Sand the rust, treat it with conversion coating, prime, paint.
Forum: showroom 10-21-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 920
Posted By 2manyturbos
That looks like a fun track.

That looks like a fun track.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-19-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,046
Posted By 2manyturbos
It would be much easier if you posted the part...

It would be much easier if you posted the part number in your relay. I have hundreds of relays. Quite a few of the ABS surge suppression relays among them.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-19-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,046
Posted By 2manyturbos
If you can't find one in your area, I should have...

If you can't find one in your area, I should have those relays.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-18-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, it will work as long as both cars are LH 2.4.

Yes, it will work as long as both cars are LH 2.4.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,421
Posted By 2manyturbos
Something is goofy. The 240 has an 8 gage cable...

Something is goofy. The 240 has an 8 gage cable that goes to the inner apron. The 7/9 series has that ground cable attached to the top of the frame rail.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,421
Posted By 2manyturbos
No. The stock 240 negative battery cable has a...

No. The stock 240 negative battery cable has a leg that goes directly to the chassis/body. 7/9 series have the same set up.
Forum: showroom 10-17-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By 2manyturbos
My buddy has a set of the IPD overload rear...

My buddy has a set of the IPD overload rear springs he wants to sell. I had them on my 945 and when I parted it out he bought them 3-4 months ago. Now, he has decided to sell his 745. These are...
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