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Forum: showroom Yesterday, 08:33 AM
Replies: 910
Views: 233,516
Posted By Old Iron
Is that the episode from the twilight zone were...

Is that the episode from the twilight zone were she was "apparently" too ugly to be seen!?
Forum: showroom 07-05-2016, 10:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 306
Posted By Old Iron
Interesting design, first thing I thought was...

Interesting design, first thing I thought was "what about the racks on work vans" but you answered that. I honestly having been holding out on finding the nicest set of rails at the junkyard. Have...
Forum: showroom 06-29-2016, 11:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By Old Iron
Very nice, what is it a 1989? Just missed the...

Very nice, what is it a 1989? Just missed the flush mount glass, but at least you missed the wiring issues!

You have done well by this car, too bad more people don't put this kind of effort into...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2016, 10:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,642
Posted By Old Iron
Cars coming along great! Looks like the...

Cars coming along great! Looks like the automotive lineage is strong in your family!

That front lip looks great, you have any pictures of it in progress. It reminds me of the WRX/STI HD lip I...
Forum: showroom 06-21-2016, 10:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,124
Posted By Old Iron
Wish I had a man cave for this!

Wish I had a man cave for this!
Forum: showroom 06-18-2016, 03:43 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,397
Posted By Old Iron
Incredible car, how did I get through 10 post...

Incredible car, how did I get through 10 post without seeing some engine bay shots?! Well, I complain, lets see them!
Forum: showroom 05-30-2016, 08:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,096
Posted By Old Iron
Great pictures, cool to see, even if not in...

Great pictures, cool to see, even if not in person!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
Nope! Will absolutely not promise that! Took you...

Nope! Will absolutely not promise that! Took you long enough to complain about it! Back on track, mods can erase these erroneous answers, so we can get back on op!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
It was as clean as the oil pan!...

It was as clean as the oil pan! http://i948.photobucket.com/albums/ad321/digicam101/1992%20245%20Volvador/image_zpsv7hfc4rn.jpg...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
Woo, I do have a spare m46! Really don't think...

Woo, I do have a spare m46! Really don't think that's the answer right now anyway! The AW70 is a tougher, lounger lasting tranny any way, isn't it!?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
Sorry, failing to up shift, very similar to the...

Sorry, failing to up shift, very similar to the way it would act if the OD selenoid was not functioning! It does this for at least a mile or two, I got courageous the last couple of days, and if I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2016, 11:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
I am interested to see how clean the pan still...

I am interested to see how clean the pan still is, it was like new when everything was put back together! I personally cleaned that trans pan out! I have no issue putting in the new gasket!

I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2016, 10:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
Hoping it's not sow thing internal, maybe a...

Hoping it's not sow thing internal, maybe a common issue with a difinitive and practiced solution! If that is fishing, then yes, absolutely!

Even though the transmission was fully and completely...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
My apologies, it's the stock 1992 trans, no...

My apologies, it's the stock 1992 trans, no evidence of it ever being actually replaced, so AW70, guess mods need to fix the title!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-27-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 475
Views: 36,273
Posted By Old Iron
This car is just being done so tastefully all...

This car is just being done so tastefully all around! Great upgrades! Keep it up!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2016, 09:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
1992 Volvo 240 AW70 Auto

This 1992 245 is having issues at start up, car starts right up and idles properly. However once I pull out into the road and begin to drive the car doesn't shift normally! This only happens in the...
Forum: showroom 05-22-2016, 07:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,159
Posted By Old Iron
Sorry, glad to see this car is still coming...

Sorry, glad to see this car is still coming along! Sorry for the delayed response! I think the wheels you are referring to looking like Draco wheels are Volvo Gemini wheels.

I will post a pic of...
Forum: showroom 05-19-2016, 06:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 763
Posted By Old Iron
You caught the 240 bug within the first day!? I...

You caught the 240 bug within the first day!? I bet somehow that's not a record. Something odd about them that's hard to describe, but they are so oddly likable! Don't beat on it too bad!

Also,...
Forum: events 05-14-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,693
Posted By Old Iron
Very surprised at this measly thread!

Very surprised at this measly thread!
Forum: events 05-14-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,693
Posted By Old Iron
I am getting pumped up for this!

I am getting pumped up for this!
Forum: showroom 05-12-2016, 10:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 892
Posted By Old Iron
Very cool! Solves a few issues! Who needs Moroso...

Very cool! Solves a few issues! Who needs Moroso anyway!
Forum: showroom 05-10-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,098
Posted By Old Iron
Ohh thats frustrating!

Ohh thats frustrating!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,974
Posted By Old Iron
16, using bigger words then you and telling you...

16, using bigger words then you and telling you where to go!



Looks like a Dinosaur skeleton. In all seriousness, I was scared for this car at first......... but, I think you have your moving...
Forum: showroom 05-08-2016, 11:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,098
Posted By Old Iron
Please tell me you didn't leave there without...

Please tell me you didn't leave there without talking to the owner or something!
Forum: showroom 05-01-2016, 11:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,333
Posted By Old Iron
Problem is I have zero clips, maybe some one else...

Problem is I have zero clips, maybe some one else can step in here!?
Forum: showroom 04-30-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,333
Posted By Old Iron
i could use the clips for my Volvo branded 1986+...

i could use the clips for my Volvo branded 1986+ 240 snow caps!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-20-2016, 10:16 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 11,112
Posted By Old Iron
Glad they are both ok! How is she suppose to...

Glad they are both ok! How is she suppose to appreciate and want to take care of an old goofy car like this if she doesn't drive it, enjoy it and learn to love it! Love that you built this car for...
Forum: showroom 04-20-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 719
Posted By Old Iron
I just swapped off my Gemini wheels, they are...

I just swapped off my Gemini wheels, they are just as crappy looking without the caps :(
Forum: projects & restorations 04-20-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,070
Posted By Old Iron
Just hit 18,000 miles on this rebuild! Love...

Just hit 18,000 miles on this rebuild! Love driving this car, besides a few small things here and there its been a pleasure to DD!

Next up is rust repair! I am on the fence about the couple grand...
Forum: showroom 04-14-2016, 11:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,159
Posted By Old Iron
Great car, love seeing the progress. Glad to see...

Great car, love seeing the progress. Glad to see you found color match panels for the swap.

You mentioned not lowering the car. This is what one of my daily drivers looks like with stock style...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-12-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,022
Posted By Old Iron
Ahh, I need to do this with one of the spare...

Ahh, I need to do this with one of the spare 240's I have! Looks like a blast all around, and a fun car to build!
Forum: showroom 04-11-2016, 10:09 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 70,509
Posted By Old Iron
This had me rolling! I bring stuff to the...

This had me rolling! I bring stuff to the transfer station like this too, I argue with the girl at the window every time that my early 1990's 245 is indeed not a "crossover" and that the fee is much...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-11-2016, 10:03 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,754
Posted By Old Iron
Great project thread! What else can I even say,...

Great project thread! What else can I even say, love all the custom stuff too!
Forum: showroom 04-11-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 659
Posted By Old Iron
Very nice car! What the reason for letting it go?...

Very nice car! What the reason for letting it go? I think you'd be foolish if you took anything less then $6,500! Granted it is rust free and they did a top notch paint job! it's a classic, a 1993,...
Forum: showroom 04-09-2016, 08:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,957
Posted By Old Iron
No, fix that 245 classic. The classic will be a...

No, fix that 245 classic. The classic will be a desirable car!
Forum: showroom 04-09-2016, 08:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,957
Posted By Old Iron
No, fix that 245 classic. The classic will be a...

No, fix that 245 classic. The classic will be a desirable car!
Forum: showroom 04-02-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,712
Posted By Old Iron
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Forum: showroom 04-02-2016, 12:04 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,712
Posted By Old Iron
Those are too massive finds, a buetiful excellent...

Those are too massive finds, a buetiful excellent condition turbo wagon and one with records since new! Gosh, it's so hard to find cars with service records!



Rusted out, jeeze, even with the...
Forum: showroom 03-30-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 551
Posted By Old Iron
Your not crushing a perfectly good car, it has a...

Your not crushing a perfectly good car, it has a blown motor. Oh wait, why are you crushing a perfectly nice car!?
Forum: showroom 03-26-2016, 09:16 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,712
Posted By Old Iron
Blows my mind!

Blows my mind!
Forum: showroom 03-26-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,712
Posted By Old Iron
I went back and actually read through this...

I went back and actually read through this thread, absolutely agree with these guys! We're the hell are you going to find such a nice, what seems to be well maintained 245 turbo! If this guy is being...
Forum: showroom 03-26-2016, 07:46 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,712
Posted By Old Iron
Wait, you have not gone and looked at the car!? ...

Wait, you have not gone and looked at the car!?

If you have am gone and looks at the car, disregard this! You have not gone and looked at the car and your already asking people how much you can...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-24-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 5,878
Posted By Old Iron
Great project, nice to see someone taking the...

Great project, nice to see someone taking the path less traveled and not doing the typical megasquirt of b230ft swap!
Forum: showroom 03-21-2016, 08:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,012
Posted By Old Iron
Do you have the title? Did you get it transferred...

Do you have the title? Did you get it transferred into your name! Stop being a cretan and buy the damn key, how can you be so cheap, last time I checked, a vin matched key form Volvo was only $32 or...
Forum: showroom 03-17-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 696
Posted By Old Iron
Home made grille looks great too, nice to see it...

Home made grille looks great too, nice to see it getting a good work over!
Forum: showroom 03-08-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 679
Posted By Old Iron
Cheap 240's, either a dream come true or the road...

Cheap 240's, either a dream come true or the road to heart burn! Go buy em!
Forum: showroom 03-05-2016, 08:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,000
Posted By Old Iron
Ahhh, amazing what a fresh set of lights will do!

Ahhh, amazing what a fresh set of lights will do!
Forum: showroom 03-05-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,042
Posted By Old Iron
Love this, would love to hear the reviews now...

Love this, would love to hear the reviews now that its been on the car for a while, I need a set built!
Forum: projects & restorations 02-26-2016, 08:31 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,070
Posted By Old Iron
Look at the engine bay pics on page one! When the...

Look at the engine bay pics on page one! When the "Volvo Master Tech" had the engine and trans out to do the rear main seal I had him literally replace every gasket and seal on the transmission and...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-25-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 12,070
Posted By Old Iron
I have checked it many times! Checked it tonight...

I have checked it many times! Checked it tonight when I got home, in the hot side of the dipstick, the level was 3/4 up b/t min./max.

I will continue to keep an eye on it! This car is tight as a...
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