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Forum: showroom 03-11-2018, 01:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,644
Posted By Volvorules
I did Titans (17") on one side and Tritons (18")...

I did Titans (17") on one side and Tritons (18") on the other, I guess that's staggered?
Forum: performance & modifications 01-24-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,501
Posted By Volvorules
Towery can never be "off-topic" :-P

Towery can never be "off-topic" :-P
Forum: events 09-26-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 18,423
Posted By Volvorules
I should be able to handle it. Still have my...

I should be able to handle it. Still have my 5-speed BMW, but not for much longer.



Excellent...:rofl:
Forum: events 09-20-2017, 04:12 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 18,423
Posted By Volvorules
Ian, I can pitch in for the real deal Mac N...

Ian, I can pitch in for the real deal Mac N Cheese since I won't be able to bring much of anything on the plane. Let me know, can paypal or bring cash :)
Forum: events 08-13-2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 18,423
Posted By Volvorules
Flight booked through ATL. Catching a ride with...

Flight booked through ATL. Catching a ride with the folks from the gump :) Too late to call dibs on a couch for Friday and Saturday nights?
Forum: events 05-25-2017, 03:36 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 18,423
Posted By Volvorules
I need to put this in my calendar...Beds are...

I need to put this in my calendar...Beds are spoken for, correct? I'll probably borrow a tent.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-25-2016, 03:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,197
Posted By Volvorules
All I did was roll the front fender lips, which...

All I did was roll the front fender lips, which is quite easy compared to the rears. They fit nicely :)
Forum: events 09-07-2016, 01:06 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,423
Posted By Volvorules
Looks like I'm in for this. Bringing at least one...

Looks like I'm in for this. Bringing at least one buddy from work, but no Volvos :( Looking forward to it!
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 263,510
Posted By Volvorules
So, one position for Towery, the other for you,...

So, one position for Towery, the other for you, me, and Alex, right? :oogle::oogle::rofl:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2016, 03:03 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,997
Posted By Volvorules
Like you said, Kenny, it was 50 miles. But as Bne...

Like you said, Kenny, it was 50 miles. But as Bne said, it was due to the way the engine builder got lazy and decided against doing the external cooling routing. He was talking about adding an AN...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 13,947
Posted By Volvorules
I bought one for around that a few years ago. See...

I bought one for around that a few years ago. See my build thread: http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=2064943&postcount=469
Forum: showroom 11-08-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,004
Posted By Volvorules
Meh, opinions....I think 18s look great on 240s: ...

Meh, opinions....I think 18s look great on 240s:

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y300/Volvokiller/gt2.jpg

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y300/Volvokiller/gtdriveway.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,418
Posted By Volvorules
7.598 @ 92.63 in my 8V 242. ...

7.598 @ 92.63 in my 8V 242.
http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y300/Volvokiller/2007_1118dragracing00452.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 11-08-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 25,340
Posted By Volvorules
This car is now the BertOne 24 Hours of Lemons...

This car is now the BertOne 24 Hours of Lemons car.... https://www.facebook.com/LemonsBertOne/
Forum: projects & restorations 10-24-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 263,510
Posted By Volvorules
Twin engined now? This keeps getting better.......

Twin engined now? This keeps getting better.... :rofl:
Forum: projects & restorations 07-25-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 82,188
Posted By Volvorules
So one Buchka for removal, the other for...

So one Buchka for removal, the other for installation? :lol:
Forum: performance & modifications 06-14-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,245
Posted By Volvorules
Wrong, struts and shocks do nothing to hold your...

Wrong, struts and shocks do nothing to hold your car up, only the springs do. Take out your springs and see how high it rides...lol.

OP, you probably tightened the suspension with everything at...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-09-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 779
Views: 164,960
Posted By Volvorules
If you slot one of the holes on that bracket, the...

If you slot one of the holes on that bracket, the whole thing can be mounted up higher on the block. I think you can only use two bolts to mount it, and I remember having to space it out a bit on my...
Forum: events 04-09-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 23,208
Posted By Volvorules
Damn, thought I was being all witty and stuff...

Damn, thought I was being all witty and stuff...
Forum: events 04-08-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 23,208
Posted By Volvorules
I'll have to mount it on my helmet backwards I...

I'll have to mount it on my helmet backwards I guess, don't need any footage of the empty track in front of me! :rofl:
Forum: events 04-07-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 23,208
Posted By Volvorules
Hey Gary, I've got one you could borrow. Hero 4,...

Hey Gary, I've got one you could borrow. Hero 4, and I've got the suction cup mount for it. Let me know.
Forum: events 03-29-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 23,208
Posted By Volvorules
I'm down for some karting action. Somebody has to...

I'm down for some karting action. Somebody has to be there to beat Towery :oogle:

1. gsellstr - $60 deal
2. Xeroni - $60
3. CaptainTonus - $60, I guess
4. pornotaco - $60
5. Matt- 60$
6....
Forum: projects & restorations 03-28-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 13,052
Posted By Volvorules
I'm not convinced that was the (only) cause for...

I'm not convinced that was the (only) cause for low oil pressure. It seems it would still be able to draw oil up. With the piston-wall clearances in that motor, I can imagine the bearing clearances...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-12-2015, 12:14 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 61,666
Posted By Volvorules
Don't forget that the outer section of the crank...

Don't forget that the outer section of the crank pulley can spin on the inner if the rubber damper part is worn out. This can cause wrong readings off of the crank pulley.
Forum: showroom 01-16-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 26,528
Posted By Volvorules
18X8" Type As, 5x108 :) ...

18X8" Type As, 5x108 :)

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y300/Volvokiller/BertoneV8/TypeA001.jpg

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y300/Volvokiller/BertoneV8/TypeA003.jpg
Forum: showroom 01-16-2015, 10:44 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 14,157
Posted By Volvorules
Like. :-D Sexy setup though, BNE!

Like.
:-D

Sexy setup though, BNE!
Forum: projects & restorations 01-14-2015, 10:44 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 131,422
Posted By Volvorules
You'll need shorter/stiffer springs than 10"/250s...

You'll need shorter/stiffer springs than 10"/250s for Pro Touring action :)

I ran 6 or 7" 500s in the front of my car, with 275s in the rear.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-15-2014, 01:19 AM
Replies: 891
Views: 127,307
Posted By Volvorules
That crap got me once, had no idea it existed...

That crap got me once, had no idea it existed until I had filled the car...d'oh! It's 1 better than the 91 crap we get here in CA though :rofl:
Forum: performance & modifications 10-20-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,945
Posted By Volvorules
Hey. As Mikep said, it was what is called "Four...

Hey. As Mikep said, it was what is called "Four corner scuffing." The motor didn't survive long enough to do any drifting, it had this issue with about 50 miles on it. I actually remember the exact...
Forum: events 10-12-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,207
Posted By Volvorules
Great job with the meet, CJ! It was great to meet...

Great job with the meet, CJ! It was great to meet you, I enjoyed the afternoon!

Good to meet some new West Coast Volvo people!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-12-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 891
Views: 127,307
Posted By Volvorules
Excellent video, A+ would watch again

Excellent video, A+ would watch again
Forum: events 10-07-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,207
Posted By Volvorules
I should be there, bringing liquidvice, Aka Greg...

I should be there, bringing liquidvice, Aka Greg who is in town from the East Coast. Let me know if you need me to bring anything! Pizza sounds good to me :)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 216,229
Posted By Volvorules
Love the commentary at the end of the in-car,...

Love the commentary at the end of the in-car, nice!

Looked like a fun run up that hill for sure.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 15,385
Posted By Volvorules
Shoulda grabbed deez nutz when you had the...

Shoulda grabbed deez nutz when you had the chance....

http://i7.photobucket.com/albums/y300/Volvokiller/Truck/DSCF2666.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 08-10-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 69,799
Posted By Volvorules
Yeah Mike, this thing looks incredible. Makes me...

Yeah Mike, this thing looks incredible. Makes me really miss my car (even though it didn't look near as good as yours :)
Forum: events 08-10-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 13,365
Posted By Volvorules
Glad to hear it isn't over, I was a little afraid...

Glad to hear it isn't over, I was a little afraid of that with your little one on the way!

I'm a slacker for not making it there this year, sorry!
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,616
Posted By Volvorules
I agree that 16V is not necessary in your...

I agree that 16V is not necessary in your situation. My B230FT with a tubular manifold, Tial 38mm wastegate, and Garrett GT2871 turbo made 20psi by 3000 rpms, and was awesome to drive. At 25psi it...
Forum: events 07-15-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 13,365
Posted By Volvorules
Looking up flights now... Kenny, do you have...

Looking up flights now...

Kenny, do you have hotel recommendations?

And Mick, wanna pick me up in ATL on the way down?
Forum: showroom 06-27-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3,792
Views: 2,394,054
Posted By Volvorules
Well, it's all relative, right? :rofl::rofl::rofl:

Well, it's all relative, right? :rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: showroom 06-25-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,421
Posted By Volvorules
Needs moar roll cage...those things are jello!

Needs moar roll cage...those things are jello!
Forum: showroom 06-25-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,017
Posted By Volvorules
Yeah, that steering wheel is gangsta!

Yeah, that steering wheel is gangsta!
Forum: showroom 06-25-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3,792
Views: 2,394,054
Posted By Volvorules
You really think a dog could be just sitting...

You really think a dog could be just sitting there with all the G-forces going on? My dog flies around the back of my car when I'm driving normally...:rofl:
Forum: events 06-10-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 13,365
Posted By Volvorules
I guess now that I'm on the "wrong coast" I can't...

I guess now that I'm on the "wrong coast" I can't talk any more smack. I'll decide between coming down to Alabama or driving the Cheetah wagon in NJ...looking at flights now :)
Forum: projects & restorations 05-21-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 82,925
Posted By Volvorules
Are you planning on welding plates into where the...

Are you planning on welding plates into where the bumper mounts would go? Not sure if you were gonna mess with having to paint it or what.

Looks awesome! Gold wheels FTW!:oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 82,925
Posted By Volvorules
Love the shot of it peeking out of the trees,...

Love the shot of it peeking out of the trees, Greg! Looks awesome, way to go!
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2014, 01:16 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,012
Posted By Volvorules
Have you gotten a real alignment yet? That would...

Have you gotten a real alignment yet? That would show you're serious about drifting. If you had real numbers to give us, then we could help you. Pulling them out of thin air is useless.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 474
Views: 82,925
Posted By Volvorules
Hittin' switches! :omg::omg:

Hittin' switches!

:omg::omg:
Forum: showroom 05-09-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,946
Posted By Volvorules
Not saying your car is garbage, just that it...

Not saying your car is garbage, just that it looks much better if the bumpers don't stick out so far.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 91,187
Posted By Volvorules
So are you ;-)

So are you ;-)
Forum: showroom 05-09-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,946
Posted By Volvorules
The 83 style are tucked in and look 1000X better...

The 83 style are tucked in and look 1000X better than 86+ garbage. Get those :)
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