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Forum: performance & suspension Today, 12:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 91
Posted By tryingbe
BOSCH 044 is loud.

BOSCH 044 is loud.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 05:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By tryingbe
Sounds more like the fuel pump (s) is/are dead.

Sounds more like the fuel pump (s) is/are dead.
Forum: performance & suspension Yesterday, 01:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By tryingbe
Needs a 960 oil pan to be cut and welded.

Needs a 960 oil pan to be cut and welded.
Forum: performance & suspension 05-25-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,133
Posted By tryingbe
Always use shroud. Always. I put a shroud on...

Always use shroud. Always.

I put a shroud on my GLH.

http://www.thelostartof.net/tryingbe/dodge/omniproject/newpics/8.jpg
Forum: performance & suspension 05-21-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 323
Posted By tryingbe
Cheap, fast, and reliable, you can only have two.

Cheap, fast, and reliable, you can only have two.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 483
Posted By tryingbe
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/mpe-94109/overvi...

http://www.summitracing.com/parts/mpe-94109/overview/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 474
Posted By tryingbe
Doesn't Volvo Garrett have the stupid 12 points...

Doesn't Volvo Garrett have the stupid 12 points long bolts that bolt the housing to the exhaust manifold? In order to remove the turbo, you have to remove the exhaust manifold togather with the turbo?
Forum: performance & suspension 05-12-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 595
Posted By tryingbe
My foot.

My foot.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-12-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 474
Posted By tryingbe
It's not about being fear of anything, it's about...

It's not about being fear of anything, it's about knowing what you're doing and being able to take it off/put it back together without damaging anything.

Having 6 bolts for the exhaust means you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-12-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 474
Posted By tryingbe
If you have trouble just removing the turbo off...

If you have trouble just removing the turbo off the car, I would not advise you to take the turbo apart.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2015, 01:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 293
Posted By tryingbe
R came with 17 x 7 wheels.

R came with 17 x 7 wheels.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 472
Posted By tryingbe
Did you check the voltage at the pump?

Did you check the voltage at the pump?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-29-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 294
Posted By tryingbe
AEM Uego.

AEM Uego.
Forum: performance & suspension 04-24-2015, 01:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 596
Posted By tryingbe
Go ahead, order Dealership discontinued parts...

Go ahead, order Dealership discontinued parts resell by FCP.

https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/volvo-caliper-bracket-302mm-rotors-8602456
Forum: performance & suspension 04-23-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 596
Posted By tryingbe
302mm caliper bracket/carrier is no longer...

302mm caliper bracket/carrier is no longer available from Volvo dealer.
Forum: performance & suspension 04-23-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 596
Posted By tryingbe
No 850R ever came with 320mm disc stock. They...

No 850R ever came with 320mm disc stock. They came with 280mm front disc.
Forum: performance & suspension 04-22-2015, 01:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,334
Posted By tryingbe
I live in Arizona and summer temperature is in...

I live in Arizona and summer temperature is in the 46C range. Never once my engine cut out in my 850 because of heat. The engine did cut out on my Turbo Dodge, but that's because there is a tear in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 333
Posted By tryingbe
I hated the set of Bilstein HD on my 850. ...

I hated the set of Bilstein HD on my 850.

Koni rode much better.
Forum: performance & suspension 04-06-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,214
Posted By tryingbe
Ever try to breath thru a straw?

Ever try to breath thru a straw?
Forum: performance & suspension 04-06-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,214
Posted By tryingbe
Look for 15G or 16T from Volvo 850.

Look for 15G or 16T from Volvo 850.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-06-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 414
Posted By tryingbe
Engine hoist is useless doing a transmission. car...

Engine hoist is useless doing a transmission. car lifts on the other hand, great to have.

Also, be sure to get a Volvo rear main seal and change it while everything is out.
Forum: performance & suspension 04-03-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,825
Posted By tryingbe
2k for labor would be a steal. Just...

2k for labor would be a steal.

Just finding/buying/making all the parts would take 20 hours + easy.
Forum: performance & suspension 04-03-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 468
Posted By tryingbe
Rear main seal.

Rear main seal.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 747
Posted By tryingbe
I use Amsoil, at less than $5 a qt, it's cheaper...

I use Amsoil, at less than $5 a qt, it's cheaper than all the other synthetic oil out there for me.

I use 7500 miles interval. I drive at 30 - 50 miles a day.

Oil report at 6000 miles looked...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2015, 01:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By tryingbe
Variable Valve Timing.

Variable Valve Timing.
Forum: performance & suspension 03-29-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 764
Posted By tryingbe
Any body damage on the car? If not, either...

Any body damage on the car? If not, either engine/trans is most likely bad.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-27-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 955
Posted By tryingbe
So, in other words, no one wanted them even at...

So, in other words, no one wanted them even at $1.29.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-19-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 493
Posted By tryingbe
So, what's the top speed?

So, what's the top speed?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-17-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 951
Posted By tryingbe
Weak transmission.

Weak transmission.
Forum: performance & suspension 03-14-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,139
Posted By tryingbe
No, N/A cost much more to make power, beyond what...

No, N/A cost much more to make power, beyond what basic exhaust, intake, cam, and calibration can provide.



What are you expecting? Having MORE torque and MORE top end horsepower at the same...
Forum: performance & suspension 03-08-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 645
Posted By tryingbe
http://www.witchhunter.com/flowdatapix/b0280150400...

http://www.witchhunter.com/flowdatapix/b0280150400.jpg

http://www.witchhunter.com/flowdatapix/b0280150400.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 222
Posted By tryingbe
I second alternator.

I second alternator.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-28-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 371
Posted By tryingbe
Drive it, drive it hard. Turbo damage is...

Drive it, drive it hard.

Turbo damage is usually caused by: foreign object, lack of quality lucubration/block oil return, non working pvc system, non working cbv/bov, and clogged exhaust system.
Forum: performance & suspension 02-26-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 11,421
Posted By tryingbe
$4200

$4200
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-19-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By tryingbe
Owner manual is on volvo site for free ...

Owner manual is on volvo site for free

http://new.volvocars.com/ownersdocs/1999/1999_SV70/99sv70_000.htm
Forum: performance & suspension 02-17-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,423
Posted By tryingbe
Honda and torque damper, lol, that's funny.

Honda and torque damper, lol, that's funny.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,337
Posted By tryingbe
SM says it's rated for gasoline engine as well. ...

SM says it's rated for gasoline engine as well.

http://www.shell.com/rotella/products/tpl-pro.html
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-07-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 360
Posted By tryingbe
o2 sensor needs to heat up before working...

o2 sensor needs to heat up before working correctly, which would explain the 2 seconds.
Forum: performance & suspension 02-01-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 832
Posted By tryingbe
Very few people convert their n/a 850 to turbo,...

Very few people convert their n/a 850 to turbo, due to cheap cost of purchasing a running turbo 850.

If you do convert your n/a car, this will consider a unique swap and as with all unique...
Forum: performance & suspension 02-01-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 832
Posted By tryingbe
Could you? Probably. Should you? Probably not....

Could you? Probably.
Should you? Probably not. Considering the cost of a nice 850 turbo isn't much and the work involved is way more than just engine/trans swap.

Keeps your eyes open for turbo...
Forum: performance & suspension 01-24-2015, 01:09 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,010
Posted By tryingbe
That's not a 12B... Just a Garrett T3 turbine...

That's not a 12B... Just a Garrett T3 turbine wheel and housing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-22-2015, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 540
Posted By tryingbe
Unless you mount temperature gauges in both...

Unless you mount temperature gauges in both inlet/outlet of the radiator, how will you able to tell? The engine temperature is always around the whatever temperature the thermostat is rated for.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-22-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 903
Posted By tryingbe
Test your fuel flow number before buying...

Test your fuel flow number before buying anything. Do it once at no vacuum/pressure at the fuel pressure regulator, then do it once while applying 10psi to the fuel pressure regulator, than again at...
Forum: performance & suspension 01-22-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 903
Posted By tryingbe
That is correct. Also, upper the fuel...

That is correct.

Also, upper the fuel pressure while dropping the fuel volume is not desire when using E85. You need the fuel volume with E85.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-20-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 774
Posted By tryingbe
http://www.sparktecmotorsports.com/ex11111.html ...

http://www.sparktecmotorsports.com/ex11111.html

http://www.k-jet.org/articles/information/850-exhaust-comparison/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 1,977
Posted By tryingbe
No LH2.2 240, not near Denver, and I don't drink...

No LH2.2 240, not near Denver, and I don't drink beer.

Other wise, I'd help.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-13-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,242
Posted By tryingbe
More mass means more heat sink, and less likely...

More mass means more heat sink, and less likely to brake fade.

Also, the larger diameter rotor have more leverage, which means it'll brake slightly faster.

Downside is additional weight.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-09-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 248
Posted By tryingbe
Replace real main seal whenever the transmission...

Replace real main seal whenever the transmission is out, no exception.

Use only Volvo seal.
Forum: performance & suspension 01-09-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 12,937
Posted By tryingbe
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=839...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=83929

You'll need new downpipe or conical turbine housing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,101
Posted By tryingbe
I often wonder what a car will cost if you add up...

I often wonder what a car will cost if you add up all the prices from the parts retail. Probably 10x of the cost of the car.
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