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Forum: performance & modifications 03-21-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 211
Posted By Brotkasten
You need the whole one because they are balanced...

You need the whole one because they are balanced as a unit. Also Mark the orientation they were in before separating.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-18-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
My car is now officially not a +T anymore. The...

My car is now officially not a +T anymore. The engine and engine support is installed and runs perfectly. I've read a lot of different opinions on breaking in the new piston rings. Some people say to...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-14-2019, 06:20 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
True story.

True story.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-12-2019, 03:49 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
I sadly did not have a lot of time to update...

I sadly did not have a lot of time to update here. Stuff I did in the meantime:

- Got my hands on piston rings
- Ordered china rods, light crank pulley and adjustable cam gear (missing in pics)...
Forum: article composition 02-12-2019, 03:33 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 205,904
Posted By Brotkasten
There is no way for me to contact him. The Mail...

There is no way for me to contact him. The Mail on the Website is down and gives an error answer.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2019, 03:00 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
The Rings will be replaced this week should they...

The Rings will be replaced this week should they arrive. ALL Seals are replaced (including Valve stems).

Lets hope its all seals properly... :D
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 317
Posted By Brotkasten
Bosch 2x2 Coil measures dead short

Wanted to make this problem searchable with this thread. Maybe its not a problem at all... I dont just want to order a new coil... :lol:
Forum: article composition 02-09-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 205,904
Posted By Brotkasten
I did some more testing today (I ordered...

I did some more testing today (I ordered Butchka's board and replaced BTI's - LC reasons..) and noticed:

- The car still will start and run really choppy
- Revving up just kills it
- Tacho works...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-09-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
I can already hear it running... :nod: ...

I can already hear it running... :nod:

https://i.imgur.com/U5g91rml.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/mMiqAo8l.jpg
Forum: website & board 02-06-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 7,799
Posted By Brotkasten
Let's do this! I donated some Deutsche Mark :)

Let's do this!
I donated some Deutsche Mark :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-06-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 515
Posted By Brotkasten
B230F piston rings in B230FT

Hello,

I have a problem: I'm rebuilding a B230FT and I cant get hold of piston rings for the FT in Germany. They are sometimes shown as "In Stock" but after ordering I'll get a refund and an...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-06-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
Some more pics: ...

Some more pics:

https://i.imgur.com/S9SEzafl.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/FQaF8E7l.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/rWzr3KBl.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/R13flpIl.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 01-30-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
This weekend I found myself a 98' B230FT with...

This weekend I found myself a 98' B230FT with 125.000 miles on it. It came with a AW71 but I already sold it the day I picked up the engine. I basically paid next to nothing for it.

It will get a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By Brotkasten
Transport a Redblock on a trailer

Moin moin,

I'm going to buy a spare B230FT + AW71 with 120.000 miles on it (600€ but the AW71 is already sold - basically free).

It's a 180 mile drive to get it and I will have a small...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,746
Posted By Brotkasten
Moin Dennis, hast du Instagram? Ich wäre am...

Moin Dennis,

hast du Instagram? Ich wäre am Austausch von Erfahrungen interessiert. :lol:

Gruß
Jonas
Forum: article composition 01-18-2019, 03:27 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 205,904
Posted By Brotkasten
Yesterday I got it to start and run but really...

Yesterday I got it to start and run but really weak and choppy. The spark is blue and looks strong tho. When I remove a plug from either one of the coils (Bosch 2x2) the car dies. I tested that...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-17-2019, 03:27 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
Installed BTI's wasted spark kit yesterday. ...

Installed BTI's wasted spark kit yesterday.

I had some issues with it (hopefully they will be resolved today):



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

https://i.imgur.com/xapO3l5l.jpg
Forum: article composition 01-17-2019, 03:26 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 205,904
Posted By Brotkasten
Here are some pics of the kit: ...

Here are some pics of the kit:

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

https://i.imgur.com/xapO3l5l.jpg
Forum: article composition 01-17-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 205,904
Posted By Brotkasten
I installed BTI's wasted spark kit yesterday. ...

I installed BTI's wasted spark kit yesterday.

I did some testing because it would not start. After resoldering the wiring I finally got spark (I tested all plugs). The car still would not start....
Forum: projects & restorations 01-09-2019, 02:34 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
It sure is! And yes I did. This weekend...

It sure is! And yes I did.


This weekend I'm going to install wasted spark... :nod:
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
The gears go in MUCH easier/smoother and the...

The gears go in MUCH easier/smoother and the clutch feels really nice. I made my own short shifter for the M46 so I cant really compare the shift distances.

It definitely feels like a different...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2019, 02:52 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
https://i.imgur.com/GutYYo1l.jpg Yesterday I...

https://i.imgur.com/GutYYo1l.jpg

Yesterday I finally swapped in my first M90 along with a diesel clutch. All worked out great and I'm really happy with the result. :-D
...
Forum: showroom 12-20-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
I uploaded a small demo video to YouTube: ...

I uploaded a small demo video to YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MiOydWn48Lo

There is a really weird glitch at 1080p resolution (not happening at 720p) :roll:
Forum: projects & restorations 12-16-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
This weekend I relocated the battery from...

This weekend I relocated the battery from passenger side to driver side.
For now I just left the positive wire long (It's way to cold outside).
The engine bay cleaned up quite a bit.

The...
Forum: showroom 12-14-2018, 05:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
I just found out that you can export .fbx files...

I just found out that you can export .fbx files from Fusion 360...

THE CAR IS GOING INTO UNREAL ENGINE TONIGHT! :nod:

In 2016 (18 at the time) I tried around a bit and got this:...
Forum: showroom 12-13-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
thanks! I need to add the vacuum lines... ...

thanks! I need to add the vacuum lines...

Here is a better shot:
https://i.imgur.com/cvvIsWUl.png

I added some Ocean Mk18's and "painted" the front spoiler in body color.
...
Forum: showroom 12-12-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
I got my inspiration from some kind of redblock...

I got my inspiration from some kind of redblock 3D printing project. It just catched me and I started to model the full engine... from there on I got myself some technical drawings and started to do...
Forum: showroom 12-11-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
I would love that... my printer is not capably of...

I would love that... my printer is not capably of printing that tho. :lol:
Forum: showroom 12-10-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
Thanks to all of you! The engine stuff...

Thanks to all of you!



The engine stuff is roughly measured. A lot of the Casting details are eyeballed tho. :-D

The chassis is modelled based on technical drawings and pictures. The scale...
Forum: showroom 12-10-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
Here is a shot were you can see the interior...

Here is a shot were you can see the interior (needs some more attention):

https://i.imgur.com/v8p5FOYl.png

A better shot on the engine:

https://i.imgur.com/hxw18mDl.png
Forum: showroom 12-10-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: showroom 12-10-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,113
Posted By Brotkasten
My Volvo CAD Models/Render

My job is working with CAD. In my free time I like to work on this 740.
It's not about realism - I know its totally ridiculous :-D

I will post some renders here from time to time.
All...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2018, 05:37 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,978
Posted By Brotkasten
https://i.imgflip.com/2oe59u.jpg...

https://i.imgflip.com/2oe59u.jpg (https://imgflip.com/i/2oe59u)
Forum: performance & modifications 12-07-2018, 04:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 853
Posted By Brotkasten
Relocating battery on +T

Hello,

I want to relocate the battery on my 940 +T this weekend... the ground and the thin positive wires (leading into the harness) seem fairly straight forward. I will bolt the ground to the...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-05-2018, 07:55 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
Drawing of my Volvo in Initial D Style! ...

Drawing of my Volvo in Initial D Style!

https://i.imgur.com/CgWWMzdl.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,080
Posted By Brotkasten
Well I've done the +T, he wants to go the engine...

Well I've done the +T, he wants to go the engine swap way (probably easier lol)

Wo kommst du denn her mocambique-amazone? :) Dein Fahrzeug klingt sehr interessant...



Why would you want to...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2018, 03:14 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
My new rims: ...

My new rims:

https://i.imgur.com/eEnTE7tl.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/pDCw5Mjl.jpg

17x7.5, 45mm offset, 25mm spacers

225/45/R17 tires
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2018, 03:12 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
I removed it about 15.000km ago. I have not...

I removed it about 15.000km ago. I have not noticed anything worrying yet.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
I scored some nice leather seats this weekend. I...

I scored some nice leather seats this weekend. I paid half of whats usual in Germany.

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

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

Now I will have to do the headliner.
Forum: website & board 11-26-2018, 04:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,781
Posted By Brotkasten
Hahaha! I know the movie of course! Well:...

Hahaha! I know the movie of course!

Well: She is speaking with a Berlin dialect. She says "ick" instead of "ich" for example.

Basically she is asking him for his real name so they can create...
Forum: website & board 11-23-2018, 05:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,781
Posted By Brotkasten
SCHERZ* :oogle: Tut mir leid... musste sein....

SCHERZ* :oogle:

Tut mir leid... musste sein. ;-)

Nothing funny in Germany tho.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-14-2018, 05:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,626
Posted By Brotkasten
Nice to see you on here! I instantly recognized...

Nice to see you on here! I instantly recognized you from Instagram (I'm @jag.rullar)!
Forum: performance & modifications 11-12-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,196
Posted By Brotkasten
Thats one good writeup.

Thats one good writeup.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-12-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By Brotkasten
It's not a sensor, but a heating element.

It's not a sensor, but a heating element.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-12-2018, 03:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,196
Posted By Brotkasten
Just take your time doing it! The only real...

Just take your time doing it! The only real difficult part is the oil return.

nitroboie already gave you the link to my guide.


If you got any questions I will add them to the guide (to make...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-07-2018, 03:16 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 18,053
Posted By Brotkasten
This weekend I installed my M46 along with a new...

This weekend I installed my M46 along with a new clutch.

I had a small problem which you can read about here (http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=345798).
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2018, 02:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By Brotkasten
I tried everything on Sunday and Monday. The rod...

I tried everything on Sunday and Monday. The rod connecting shifter and gearbox is just too short. I dont know why and I cant really imagine anything that could be wrong. The whole M46 came out of a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By Brotkasten
Its a 940 M46. Because the little arm under...

Its a 940 M46.

Because the little arm under the pivot point is straight the problem has to be that the connecting rod to the gearbox is too short. But how could that be...:omg:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By Brotkasten
Well I was sure its not reversable because of the...

Well I was sure its not reversable because of the reverse gear.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 872
Posted By Brotkasten
Following M47 to M46 swap shifting pattern way off

Hello,

I swapped in a M46 into my 940 today along with a new clutch and everything worked out fine until i noticed that the gear pattern is way off. All gears are moved downwards. My shifter is in...
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