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Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 198
Posted By dl242gt
Thank you Bob. This is looking promising. If the...

Thank you Bob. This is looking promising. If the circuit boards are similar to the ezk116 then it may even use the daughter board and wasted spark updates. I wrote hopefully as I haven't ever looked...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 617
Posted By dl242gt
That makes sense in that it is only two states...

That makes sense in that it is only two states that it reacts to either a logic high or low but when polled and it's ambiguous nothing happens.
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 08:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 198
Posted By dl242gt
Just a bit of background is that I'm considering...

Just a bit of background is that I'm considering changing my kjet 82 turbo to efi. I have enough parts to do an LH2.4 swap to it. Saving me the effort of adding the crank sensor would be nice. I'm...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 08:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 198
Posted By dl242gt
Thanks for clarifying what those signals are. If...

Thanks for clarifying what those signals are. If the cars are turbo LH2.2 with ezk then all three signals are used with LH2.2. But the diagram I had read that it was B230FT only that had pin 15 ezk...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 617
Posted By dl242gt
So it seems like you could rig up a circuit with...

So it seems like you could rig up a circuit with something like an LM317 adjustable voltage regulator. Adjust it for the 6.5v do nothing signal and that should negate the sensor.
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 07:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 198
Posted By dl242gt
Yeah, those are the cars I meant I never owned an...

Yeah, those are the cars I meant I never owned an example of. I went from kjet cars to check engine light cars. :lol:
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 06:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 198
Posted By dl242gt
I compared the connections for signals between...

I compared the connections for signals between the two fuel ecus and the ezk. The LH2.4 uses an extra output signal. However, outputs are the same it seems if the ezk thinks it's communicating with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 12:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 124
Posted By dl242gt
There is also a drain on the bottom of the heater...

There is also a drain on the bottom of the heater box. It has a little S shape to a rubber hose that plugs into a hole on the bottom of the trans tunnel. It's located directly under the bottom of the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 12:38 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 575
Posted By dl242gt
Glad things are going well with the repairs....

Glad things are going well with the repairs. Enjoy that wasted spark setup.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 12:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 90
Posted By dl242gt
one. This engine has idle management that is...

one. This engine has idle management that is triggered by a throttle position switch on the throttle body. This should be the start of the checks which would include checking the idle motor. Cleaning...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 335
Posted By dl242gt
I do miss my hoarding and am looking forward to...

I do miss my hoarding and am looking forward to parting out the car I listed in for sale that no one will buy.
Forum: website & board 02-18-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,440
Posted By dl242gt
Gotta look at the bright side. it sold for more...

Gotta look at the bright side. it sold for more than the 8 mile GNX.
Forum: website & board 02-18-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 330
Posted By dl242gt
I thought the goatze was a strange obsession. But...

I thought the goatze was a strange obsession. But all these dic pics? :lol: I'll stick with off topic and they can stick to their chaos and mayhem. They did pay to get it after all. So enjoy all you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 335
Posted By dl242gt
Well yeah, $0. I already have that kind of dash...

Well yeah, $0. I already have that kind of dash stash. I used to buy parts cars.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 167
Posted By dl242gt
So you want more mileage but you also want more...

So you want more mileage but you also want more performance? That's a good combo that is possible. But I would think you would want to change the engine management to something with more turning...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 198
Posted By dl242gt
I will look around for some diagrams and see what...

I will look around for some diagrams and see what I come up with and post about it. I couldn't find the thread with the comments in it. So that's why I started this one.

Thanks for the reply.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 335
Posted By dl242gt
If they were smart at Volvo like turbo brickers...

If they were smart at Volvo like turbo brickers and volkswagon. Volvo would have built a factory in south america and kept building them for another 20 years. Even if the car would have been removed...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 198
Posted By dl242gt
LH2.4 update using an LH2.2 EZK from a 740

I noticed there are quite a few LH2.4 swaps now. If I recall corectly a few years ago one of the Buchka brothers mentioned that you could use the LH2.2 ezk with a LH2.4 fuel computer. I am making...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,092
Posted By dl242gt
To a certain degree the system will still...

To a certain degree the system will still compensate for the greater airflow. It's not like you are adding a monster cam. That is a street performance cam. It's a mild cam. I have run my enem V15 for...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 547
Posted By dl242gt
OK. In 84 and 85 the cold enrichment circuit was...

OK. In 84 and 85 the cold enrichment circuit was changed to a pressure switch wired to terminal 11. So if your firewall has a gold round pressure switch then terminal 11 should be wired. If it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 335
Posted By dl242gt
92 makes sense. Several of the very early 240s...

92 makes sense. Several of the very early 240s I've had the speaker was in there. Also geting beat on by the sun. I don't remember a speaker there on my 79 though. By then they were already using the...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 547
Posted By dl242gt
yes, that is the boost enrichment switch. It...

yes, that is the boost enrichment switch. It grounds terminal 7 in the lambda computer at about 2.9psi. An 82 won't have any wiring for terminal 11 so you'll have to get a contact and short pigtail...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 124
Posted By dl242gt
There is supposed to be a fitting for a hose on...

There is supposed to be a fitting for a hose on the intake manifold. Along the path to the interior there is also a check valve so the system only sees vacuum. Sorry if I am mistaken. But I think...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 547
Posted By dl242gt
What is a yoshifab wow kit? The group A...

What is a yoshifab wow kit? The group A intercooler?

Are you using the terminal 11 trick? 16psi seems like it would need more fuel than just stock boost enrichment.

That next level engine is...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,129
Posted By dl242gt
If we would have been at dinner together. It...

If we would have been at dinner together. It would have been the time to stop talking and dig in to the food. lol.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 275
Posted By dl242gt
Ah nice to have a sacrificial vehicle for the...

Ah nice to have a sacrificial vehicle for the winter. Don't forget to replace the oil pump transfer tube seals while you have the pan off.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 335
Posted By dl242gt
The ebay seller is probably incorrect listing it...

The ebay seller is probably incorrect listing it as 91. I have a 93 wagon no speaker and have parted out 90 models that still had the speaker. The cars had a bunch of small design changes in 91....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 310
Posted By dl242gt
The two out of the box suggestions I know of are...

The two out of the box suggestions I know of are GAZ shocks and the Koni Yellow sports. I'm using front coil overs with 250lb 11" barrel springs. the bilsteins I have on there now are Rsport Volvo...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 335
Posted By dl242gt
Oh and the cutoff for the speaker grill is 91-93....

Oh and the cutoff for the speaker grill is 91-93. Just the last few years as far as I remember.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 335
Posted By dl242gt
The ebayers know what they have. j/k I think...

The ebayers know what they have. j/k
I think it's kind of a turbobricks club thing to try to take care of our community as compared to outside of the community where volvos are just an expensive car...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 275
Posted By dl242gt
While it is on the stand I also second the...

While it is on the stand I also second the suggestion for the head gasket. Every B230 I've had needed head gaskets after awhile and this way you are ahead of the game with an easily installed out of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 275
Posted By dl242gt
A compression test will give you a good idea of...

A compression test will give you a good idea of the engines condition. Leakdown is nice if you need to diagnose any problem you discover.
Forum: events 02-16-2019, 01:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 634
Posted By dl242gt
I contacted a couple of people up north jersey....

I contacted a couple of people up north jersey. They are going to try and meet up with him. Nik 89_740turbo is one of the people I checked in with.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-16-2019, 12:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 547
Posted By dl242gt
Props to the kjet! Good one.

Props to the kjet! Good one.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 900
Posted By dl242gt
You are wanting to swap in a Volvo engine...

You are wanting to swap in a Volvo engine orignally designed as a six cylinder by Porsche for Volvo to use as a modular engine design. I hope it works out for you. I like the idea. Sorry don't have...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,673
Posted By dl242gt
As a good method to make sure you know a part is...

As a good method to make sure you know a part is available. You can look it up on gcp.se. After you find the part number. You can look it up and see if it's available. Do not go by the US dealer or...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 637
Posted By dl242gt
Do you use synthetic oil or dino? Make sure the...

Do you use synthetic oil or dino? Make sure the grid on the oil cooler for both the trans and the engine oil are clean? No trans cooler if it's a manual but you have one if automatic.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 575
Posted By dl242gt
In my experience with the few head gaskets on...

In my experience with the few head gaskets on these engines. The head gasket failures I've had were all in the area you described and also the very back of the head on the rear where you can't...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-14-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 487
Posted By dl242gt
When I looked at the listing for the extremely...

When I looked at the listing for the extremely affordable volvo battery. It read no shipping local pickup. So, that is probably the caveat to get you in the door and then not have one in stock. But...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2019, 01:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By dl242gt
You are gonna have to do a home recone. Maybe you...

You are gonna have to do a home recone. Maybe you can get one of the hemp cone speaker makers to do it?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,092
Posted By dl242gt
There should be some type of identifier on the...

There should be some type of identifier on the slotted end. I know there used to be markings there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 369
Posted By dl242gt
Sure if this is a long term driving experience....

Sure if this is a long term driving experience. Pull the block now while it's lighter and easier to handle. Leave the trans supported in place. Don't forget to replace the oil pump transfer seals if...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By dl242gt
I bought shallow depth 4" coaxial speekers from...

I bought shallow depth 4" coaxial speekers from Crutchfield for the doors. They supplied a braket that slightly raised the speaker and let you use Volvo square grills on them. The speakers I've...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 617
Posted By dl242gt
What about using a different LH2.4 ecu and EZK?...

What about using a different LH2.4 ecu and EZK? Maybe the B230FT version with a performance chip would work without too muich rewiring? Something like a 937 and a chipped gold box EZK.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 524
Posted By dl242gt
It's a 20lb flywheel. That is not an all out...

It's a 20lb flywheel. That is not an all out performnace weight. It's a good compromise weight. However, it is lighter than even the flat flywheel. So what that means is that you rev the engine a bit...
Forum: showroom 02-12-2019, 01:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By dl242gt
I guess you replaced the 245. Looks to be in...

I guess you replaced the 245. Looks to be in really nice condition. Enjoy!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2019, 01:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By dl242gt
It wouldn't hurt. I've never heard any piston...

It wouldn't hurt. I've never heard any piston slap in my 93 and it's up to 421k miles. Wally world makes your oil changes cost less.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2019, 12:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 544
Posted By dl242gt
Is it synthetic or dino oil? I use synthetic...

Is it synthetic or dino oil? I use synthetic Rotella T6 in the around town 93 wagon. It's 5w-40 which I like because of the slightly thicker hot viscosity. I changed the car to it about 265k miles. I...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2019, 12:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 605
Posted By dl242gt
If you look at the enem chart. They used to have...

If you look at the enem chart. They used to have notes that show you what cams need to upgrade to the larger follower. When I bought the K15 for Hank Scorpio that was their hottest cam that would...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2019, 12:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 667
Posted By dl242gt
Aren't you supposed to look up Fire Breathing...

Aren't you supposed to look up Fire Breathing Dragon for pics and vids of Johns rally car?
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