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Forum: performance & modifications 04-07-2021, 05:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 370
Posted By hessam69
Could the cam belt be one tooth retarded?

Could the cam belt be one tooth retarded?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-04-2021, 05:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 541
Posted By hessam69
The ECU could have failed so some smart person...

The ECU could have failed so some smart person ran a power feed directly from the ignition to the fuel pump wiring or relay
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-17-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By hessam69
There is a label on the left axle tube hidden...

There is a label on the left axle tube hidden under the layer of undercoating

You scrape off the undercoating to find the label, it will say the ratio
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2021, 01:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,225
Posted By hessam69
Toyota transmissions use the same parts, A43D I...

Toyota transmissions use the same parts, A43D I believe
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2021, 01:16 AM
Replies: 27
240: M47 Fluid
Views: 2,711
Posted By hessam69
The original M47 fluid that was filled at the...

The original M47 fluid that was filled at the factory was a lifetime, synthetic, odourless and colourless fluid I've read here in the past.

It is no longer available
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2021, 12:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,675
Posted By hessam69
Thanks to all for the very clear, direct and...

Thanks to all for the very clear, direct and helpful responses

I now know what to do.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,675
Posted By hessam69
There was a problem with the rebuilt pressure...

There was a problem with the rebuilt pressure sensor, it has been fixed and now the engine runs well.

However, now it will run fine for five or so minutes, then out of nowhere it will flat out...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2021, 07:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,561
Posted By hessam69
I've got a 1992 car with original spark plug...

I've got a 1992 car with original spark plug leads

Maybe the quality control went down
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2021, 01:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,057
Posted By hessam69
Thanks for that Any leads on a diode bridge...

Thanks for that

Any leads on a diode bridge too?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2021, 12:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,057
Posted By hessam69
Thanks Do you have a link for that regulator?

Thanks

Do you have a link for that regulator?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-24-2021, 07:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,057
Posted By hessam69
Alternator dramas

Hi,

I need a source for parts for rebuilding a Denso 940 alternator.

I cannot find anyone who sells genuine parts (voltage regulator, brush set and diode bridge)

I have four alternators and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,486
Posted By hessam69
I did a compression test on a B230E that had a...

I did a compression test on a B230E that had a recent head job. I ran the engine til it was hot, locked the throttle WO and my test results were all between 200-212.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 953
Posted By hessam69
As a rough guess I'd say 5-6 inches Looks...

As a rough guess I'd say 5-6 inches

Looks like this is not possible without coilovers

What brand coilovers can go the lowest? I don't mind not driving this car, it will moreso be a kind of...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2021, 01:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 953
Posted By hessam69
How low do the lowest lowering springs lower? ...

How low do the lowest lowering springs lower?

I'm starting to think coilovers are needed for how low I want to get
Forum: performance & modifications 02-20-2021, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 953
Posted By hessam69
850 lowering

How low can an 850 get without going to coilovers?

Or is there a limit to lowness with the stock struts and springs?

Reason is I'd like it extremely low just for looks (I don't drive the 850...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-20-2021, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 760
Posted By hessam69
LH 2.4 grounds the injectors through the radio...

LH 2.4 grounds the injectors through the radio supression relay

Check all four wires are fully inserted inside the relay otherwise your injectors will not ground
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2021, 07:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,533
Posted By hessam69
To 15A: In your first post, you mentioned...

To 15A:

In your first post, you mentioned you purchased genuine Denso regulator, diode bridge and brush set for $75, may I ask where from since I need multiples of these parts

Thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-26-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,231
Posted By hessam69
Thanks everyone, I found a couple of dry joints...

Thanks everyone, I found a couple of dry joints on the fuel pump relay. I then bypassed the relay with a wire and everything seemed fine. So I'll repair it and hopefully get this 850 running and back...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-26-2021, 02:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,231
Posted By hessam69
Refuses to run when hot, fine when cold

Hi guys,

I have a 1997 850 automatic with B5252 engine. The engine runs perfectly for the first 10-20 minutes of driving, at which point it starts dying on me. The idle drops down to almost...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-19-2021, 04:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,577
Posted By hessam69
Any from FCP or IPD will be fine

Any from FCP or IPD will be fine
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-18-2021, 05:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,483
Posted By hessam69
Gentlemen, you are correct. There is no rubber...

Gentlemen, you are correct. There is no rubber mounting on the power steering rack. There is on the manual rack, I assumed there would be on the power rack too. I was wrong
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-17-2021, 04:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,483
Posted By hessam69
Strange that it is only for manual steering ...

Strange that it is only for manual steering

For those of us with power steering, what can be done?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-17-2021, 12:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,999
Posted By hessam69
All I can suggest is try the old wiring harness...

All I can suggest is try the old wiring harness if it was working.

Disconnecting it from the engine can be a pain but so can a no start situation. I am not sure of any electrical changes from...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-16-2021, 11:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,483
Posted By hessam69
You mean the GCP parts calatog? I guess I...

You mean the GCP parts calatog?

I guess I could try looking in the later 240 catalog, perhaps the part numbers are the same for early and late 240's
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,929
Posted By hessam69
Fixed. The four tiny pins for the odometer...

Fixed.

The four tiny pins for the odometer assembly (mates with speedo housing) were not connecting properly.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2021, 01:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,990
Posted By hessam69
They are usually not so erratic, repair it before...

They are usually not so erratic, repair it before doing anything.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 11:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,483
Posted By hessam69
Steering rack U rubber mounts

Hi,

What are the part numbers for the power steering rack U rubber mounts for a 1985 240? FCP and IPD don't carry them

Thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 24,294
Posted By hessam69
Did you read the entire brickboard posts as shown...

Did you read the entire brickboard posts as shown above?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2020, 02:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,625
Posted By hessam69
I have never needed to remove the inlet manifold...

I have never needed to remove the inlet manifold to change a heater hose or oil trap or anything on any late model redblock.

On a k-jet equipped redblock, this is a different story.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,675
Posted By hessam69
Hi Eric. The rebuilder made a threaded hole...

Hi Eric.

The rebuilder made a threaded hole in the VPS to allow for adjustment but they set it right where it needs to be (I made small adjustments both ways but there was no change). He also...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 07:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,675
Posted By hessam69
Hi Eric, Could you help me understand how to...

Hi Eric,

Could you help me understand how to do this? I've never worked on an engine like this one before. Mostly redblocks (B230)

Thanks
Hessam
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,675
Posted By hessam69
I would like to do all the basics on this car...

I would like to do all the basics on this car first, but I have replaced the spark plugs and had the pressure sensor rebuilt. Back when the engine was running, and before the pressure sensor got...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-09-2020, 04:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,428
Posted By hessam69
It sounds like your problem lies in the oil to...

It sounds like your problem lies in the oil to water sandwich oil cooler housing
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-09-2020, 03:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,428
Posted By hessam69
Turbo 940?

Turbo 940?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2020, 11:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,675
Posted By hessam69
164E B30E not running

Hi,

I have a 1974 164E with B30E engine.

It will start, run for a few seconds then die. If I try to give it throttle, it will sort of rev up a little bit, then start to die, then if I back off...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2020, 04:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,718
Posted By hessam69
I thought the bilsteins would fit but only a...

I thought the bilsteins would fit but only a couple of threads would engage
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2020, 01:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,122
Posted By hessam69
No, I was talking about the case cracking due to...

No, I was talking about the case cracking due to the car driving over something putting extreme force on the pan thereby cracking the case. Sometimes cracks form due to stress but it is unusual to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,122
Posted By hessam69
You might need to do the job again because you...

You might need to do the job again because you may have comprimised the gasket.

What seems like a correct torque setting for an M6 bolt on a cork pan gasket to you? I could be wrong though, you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,122
Posted By hessam69
How tight did you tighten the pan bolts? If you...

How tight did you tighten the pan bolts? If you tighten them too much, it will leak. The torque for those bolts is 5Nm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,406
Posted By hessam69
It sounds like overfilling. The pan holds...

It sounds like overfilling.

The pan holds around 2-3 quarts. In my experience the shift smoothness didn't change when the fluid was low. So only add as much as you need to measure correctly
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-30-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,406
Posted By hessam69
There is no need to unbolt the exhaust. ...

There is no need to unbolt the exhaust.

Using a head torch will help you see the part of the cable that fits in the transmission
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-30-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,406
Posted By hessam69
You answered your question there. The o-ring on...

You answered your question there. The o-ring on the cable end plastic goes into the transmission case. There are four tabs on the plastic where the o-ring is that engage with the hole in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 834
Posted By hessam69
1307452 headlight reflector clip

What's the easiest way to install these? I'm trying to use pliers and all I'm doing is scratching the surface of my new chrome reflector.

Is there a special tool or technique?

Thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2020, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,983
Posted By hessam69
Change all the seals, belts, hoses, PCV entire...

Change all the seals, belts, hoses, PCV entire system, and all fluids and anything worn out or broken
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,456
Posted By hessam69
If the engine started, your flywheel timing is...

If the engine started, your flywheel timing is correct. Look for other problems
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-27-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,367
Posted By hessam69
Thanks a lot. So it doesn't matter whether...

Thanks a lot.

So it doesn't matter whether LHD or RHD?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-27-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,367
Posted By hessam69
RHD brake bleeding sequence

Hi,

Whenever I bleed the brakes in my RHD 240's (I have a few) I have always triggered the brake failure warning lamp in the distribution block. I'm certain I'm doing it incorrectly since I am not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-27-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,008
Posted By hessam69
Where do you probe to measure the voltage when...

Where do you probe to measure the voltage when talking about the cluster lighting?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-20-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,311
Posted By hessam69
You will need to remove the door trim to find out...

You will need to remove the door trim to find out what is going on. Possibly the rod has disconnected from the handle
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,669
Posted By hessam69
Don't get it in the cam bearing surfaces or else...

Don't get it in the cam bearing surfaces or else it will lock the cam up once it cures
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