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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 07:51 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, the compressor went to the same style used...

Yes, the compressor went to the same style used in the 940 with R-134 air-conditioning.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 03:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 332
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is the only part that really sets the 93...

That is the only part that really sets the 93 system apart from the 91-92 systems. If the OP can find one that is in good condition, it would be a nice addition. The thread on the fittings even...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 332
Posted By 2manyturbos
91-92 parts are easy to get, both new and used. ...

91-92 parts are easy to get, both new and used. Parts for the 93 system are almost all NLA. You are better off getting your 91 system up to par and putting ES-12 in it. The only reason to have a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 01:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 332
Posted By 2manyturbos
Why? Just put Envirosafe ES-12 in the system and...

Why? Just put Envirosafe ES-12 in the system and it will be ice cold.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-11-2021, 05:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,314
Posted By 2manyturbos
A white block ECT sensor is the easiest one of...

A white block ECT sensor is the easiest one of all to get at. It is screwed in to the thermostat housing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-11-2021, 05:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 409
Posted By 2manyturbos
The bracket s the same, Regina vs. LH. I have...

The bracket s the same, Regina vs. LH. I have the later style that does not use rubber bushings to mount the AC compressor. Send me a PM if you are interested in buying it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 638
Posted By 2manyturbos
I do all my business with Discount/Americas Tire...

I do all my business with Discount/Americas Tire stores. They always try to do the right thing in my experience.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 915
Posted By 2manyturbos
They do, one year only, 1993.

They do, one year only, 1993.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2021, 01:29 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,314
Posted By 2manyturbos
Im not surprised. The only Volvo I have owned...

Im not surprised. The only Volvo I have owned with a bad cam sensor the OBD 2 pointed straight to it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2021, 09:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 915
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes and no. They don’t always get it right. I’m...

Yes and no. They don’t always get it right. I’m going to guess at an 80% success rate based on how many keys I’ve had made.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2021, 07:07 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,314
Posted By 2manyturbos
Not me. I just ask the ECU, what's up? It tells...

Not me. I just ask the ECU, what's up? It tells me what it doesn't like.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,730
Posted By 2manyturbos
Heard from him today and he has a cps sensor...

Heard from him today and he has a cps sensor bracket on the way as of tomorrow when the Post Offices are open again.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2021, 04:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,314
Posted By 2manyturbos
It is basically a small CPS with a single window...

It is basically a small CPS with a single window in the disc. I'm sure you can look at the signal with your scope.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,314
Posted By 2manyturbos
Check engine light on? If so, read the codes and...

Check engine light on? If so, read the codes and quit guessing. The OBD 2 cars do a good job of pointing you straight to the problem. It won’t detect bad relays or pumps. That’s what your fuel...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2021, 07:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 874
Posted By 2manyturbos
I am betting the plating is absolute garbage....

I am betting the plating is absolute garbage. It’s nice that there is a source for similar Lugnuts though.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,730
Posted By 2manyturbos
I sent abelbushy a PM offering him a crank sensor...

I sent abelbushy a PM offering him a crank sensor bracket shipped Priority Mail for a give away price. No reply at all.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-31-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 481
Posted By 2manyturbos
Do you have a fuel pressure tester. The 94 model...

Do you have a fuel pressure tester. The 94 model will have a schrader valve on the fuel rail so you can easily attach a pressure tester.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-28-2020, 06:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 436
Posted By 2manyturbos
It sounds like you need to adjust the kick down...

It sounds like you need to adjust the kick down cable. The cable housing can pop out of the metal sleeve and get stuck on the edge of the sleeve, effectively, tightening the cable, resulting in late...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-27-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 968
Posted By 2manyturbos
They rarely show up in IAA or Copart auctions...

They rarely show up in IAA or Copart auctions anymore, unless, they are charity donations. They are old cars that are generally insured for liability only. Check craigslist and Facebook market...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-26-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 968
Posted By 2manyturbos
If you want a bolt in solution, go with a B230FT...

If you want a bolt in solution, go with a B230FT as dl242gt said above. If you want it to work as it is supposed to, you will need to change the rear axle to a later 240 axle with the speed sensor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-26-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,735
Posted By 2manyturbos
I don't know if it is the best leather...

I don't know if it is the best leather conditioner, however, Lexol is a good leather conditioner and it fits your criteria. Under $20 and it is sold all over, including Walmart stores.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-26-2020, 01:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 692
Posted By 2manyturbos
I have a couple of good condition used OEM tanks...

I have a couple of good condition used OEM tanks left if you want to go with an original tank.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 19
740: Lug nuts
Views: 1,261
Posted By 2manyturbos
I think you are correct that it has to do with...

I think you are correct that it has to do with moving water across the tread as efficiently as possible. A lot of the high-performance tires are not only directional, they are side dependent.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 19
740: Lug nuts
Views: 1,261
Posted By 2manyturbos
So many tires have directional tread these days,...

So many tires have directional tread these days, you can no longer do that.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, that is part of the job. I guess I’ve done...

Yes, that is part of the job. I guess I’ve done it enough times I didn’t even think to mention that.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,931
Posted By 2manyturbos
That sounds more like a failing u-joint.

That sounds more like a failing u-joint.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-16-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 566
Posted By 2manyturbos
They are installed with butyl rubber and yes, any...

They are installed with butyl rubber and yes, any year will interchange.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-16-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 19
740: Lug nuts
Views: 1,261
Posted By 2manyturbos
It’s marked right on your front bearing grease...

It’s marked right on your front bearing grease caps. 65 foot pounds. Do not torque them any higher than that. As far as the Lugnuts, I can put together a nice set of original equipment ones for you....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-15-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,723
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is how one should remove them. Wrench on...

That is how one should remove them. Wrench on the filter/pump flats, hit the banjo bolts with an impact gun. To do otherwise almost always results in kinking the line or worse. The banjo bolts...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-15-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 535
Posted By 2manyturbos
Are you sure they aren't all burned out? I have...

Are you sure they aren't all burned out? I have seen that happen due to an electrical surge.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-15-2020, 12:45 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,723
Posted By 2manyturbos
He says he needs the line that goes from the fuel...

He says he needs the line that goes from the fuel filter to the engine bay. Not the line that goes from the pump to the filter. You have to scroll over and you see the line he is asking about in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,415
Posted By 2manyturbos
It probably has something to do with the way the...

It probably has something to do with the way the dash is mounted.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2020, 09:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,415
Posted By 2manyturbos
Unlike a 240, if something went down through the...

Unlike a 240, if something went down through the defrost vents and made it down into the blower motor cavity you can easily remove the blower motor and get it out of there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,415
Posted By 2manyturbos
Check to see if your windshield trim is loose at...

Check to see if your windshield trim is loose at the top. That is the other part that can make that buzzing sound. I have this problem on a 1994 940 wagon I’m getting ready for resale.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,415
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's exactly what is used by Volvo. Butyl...

That's exactly what is used by Volvo. Butyl rubber ribbon. Messy stuff.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2020, 03:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,415
Posted By 2manyturbos
There is nothing to seal on the cowl panel...

There is nothing to seal on the cowl panel itself. As said above, make sure you reattach the blower motor "awning" while you are in there. Those are often loose and allowing water to get into the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-13-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 761
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's exactly how they die on a 7-9 series in my...

That's exactly how they die on a 7-9 series in my experience. They just quit. No noise, no warning. I have replaced several over the years that did exactly that. The shaft is vertical which...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-13-2020, 05:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,415
Posted By 2manyturbos
What Fa182 said is all correct. What I will add...

What Fa182 said is all correct. What I will add is that you pull the front edge of the cowl up slightly and then forward about 2". The back edge of the cowl slides into some plastic guides on the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-13-2020, 01:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,415
Posted By 2manyturbos
If the screens that block off the cowl slots have...

If the screens that block off the cowl slots have dropped down they will cause the “buzzing” sound you are describing. It can be so loud and violent sounding you might think the car is coming apart.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,448
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, the 940SE wagon does have Nivomats from the...

Yes, the 940SE wagon does have Nivomats from the factory. So does the 1988-90 760 wagon. Somebody already converted it before you got the car. With the wagon it is as simple as putting in springs...
Forum: showroom 12-11-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 2,720
Views: 1,224,417
Posted By 2manyturbos
I'm pretty sure my 1979 242 GT had all black...

I'm pretty sure my 1979 242 GT had all black mirrors like that. I don't remember it being a textured finish though.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,448
Posted By 2manyturbos
IPD sells a Nivomat conversion kit that uses...

IPD sells a Nivomat conversion kit that uses Bilstein shocks with different springs. Ben here also sells replacement coil overs. They are a good car. Nothing to worry about.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,258
Posted By 2manyturbos
The 91-93 systems work well and are easy to...

The 91-93 systems work well and are easy to service. I have good used 93 compressors and the 91-92 style brackets. Get in touch if you want to buy parts to get things as they should be.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,246
Posted By 2manyturbos
Check whether you have a metal cleaning/dipping...

Check whether you have a metal cleaning/dipping business in your area. Gas tanks run about $75-$150 to have them dipped. It takes everything off them, including the rust. Well worth it if you have...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2020, 04:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,947
Posted By 2manyturbos
The EGR temp sensor issue will not cause the fuel...

The EGR temp sensor issue will not cause the fuel mileage issue you are noticing. The EZK will disable the EGR system when the components are not working correctly.

ZVOLV, a blocked tube does...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-04-2020, 03:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By 2manyturbos
Betting that it is. :) At least as far as...

Betting that it is. :)

At least as far as the oil cooler is concerned.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-03-2020, 03:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ The water cooled oil cooler started in...

^^

The water cooled oil cooler started in 1992.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By 2manyturbos
Not oil. If you have oil in your coolant your...

Not oil. If you have oil in your coolant your head gasket is leaking from the oil passage in the head into the water jacket.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-30-2020, 10:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 784
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes. You do not want to release stored energy...

Yes. You do not want to release stored energy that way. Someone that was parting out a 940 SE for me released the control arm when it was loaded by the spring. The lower control alarm for the rear...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-30-2020, 09:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 784
Posted By 2manyturbos
A 940 has a bolt at the top and with the spring...

A 940 has a bolt at the top and with the spring load on it, I doubt you can remove it.
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