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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 12:07 PM
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Posted By PromiseRing
It only comes on when the snowflake setting is...

It only comes on when the snowflake setting is selected. It used to cycle on/off really fast before I evacuated the system and recharged. I was low then I would assume. Even when I manually jumped...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 11:30 AM
Replies: 85
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Posted By PromiseRing
Didn’t see anything on the frame rail, I looked....

Didn’t see anything on the frame rail, I looked. I saw the google pic too that shows where it *should* be, but isn’t.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 11:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 260
Posted By PromiseRing
That’s an aux fan relay, same as RSR. The main...

That’s an aux fan relay, same as RSR. The main cooling fan on your car is more like 2 or 3 relays built into 1 unit. And it’s a lot bigger.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 10:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 122
Posted By PromiseRing
I too have been happy with the 180-189...

I too have been happy with the 180-189 thermostat.

Yeah and it’s stupid. I can idle ~185-195 all day long in the summer with the ac blasting. I use a 180 stat and a NEW aisin fan clutch, rad, etc....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,120
Posted By PromiseRing
Wait, I bought an orifice tube, not an expansion...

Wait, I bought an orifice tube, not an expansion valve. I really donít know **** about ac systems (obviously).
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2018, 07:27 PM
Replies: 85
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Posted By PromiseRing
I’m gonna add a bit more later this week. I...

I’m gonna add a bit more later this week.

I bought an expansion valve but didn’t replace it because I had no idea where it was located, and I didn’t want to open the system in too many places...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 85
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Posted By PromiseRing
Just noticed a few minutes ago that her AC...

Just noticed a few minutes ago that her AC quality kind of sucked at idle, but would get colder when revved to 1500 rpm. She then said it was much colder while driving. I got out and saw her pusher...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,120
Posted By PromiseRing
Havenít checked. Away from the car now. Iíll...

Havenít checked. Away from the car now. Iíll check pressures later this week and add/remove if necessary.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2018, 09:55 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,120
Posted By PromiseRing
I’ll try to get a manifold set soon and base it...

I’ll try to get a manifold set soon and base it just off of the cold side. What pressure should I be looking for with the compressor OFF around 80F, and how about on?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 85
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Posted By PromiseRing
Overfilled or underfilled Iím going by...

Overfilled or underfilled

Iím going by weight not manifold pressures, considering I canít even get a high side reading.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 241
Posted By PromiseRing
Idk why people mention clear flood mode like it...

Idk why people mention clear flood mode like it actually exists on our 240s. It does NOT. Pull all 4 plugs, disable fuel and spark, crank for 10 seconds, reinstall plugs, enable fuel and spark, start...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 241
Posted By PromiseRing
Take plugs out and crank it. Smart to disable to...

Take plugs out and crank it. Smart to disable to spark so no boom boom. Remember you can’t really compress a liquid so cranking with plug in on a severely flooded motor can bend rods. Unlikely but...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2018, 12:22 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
Okay just making sure. AFAIK that’s the only...

Okay just making sure. AFAIK that’s the only lh2.2 turbo ecu (could be wrong). And I’ve read they’re extremely reliable. I doubt either of your ECUs are bad.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
Quick question, what are the last 3 numbers on...

Quick question, what are the last 3 numbers on your ECU?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 85
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Posted By PromiseRing
I did that already after I replaced the receiver...

I did that already after I replaced the receiver drier. I simply went bybweight of Freon rather than gauge readings since I canít get a high side reading. I returned the manifold gauge set to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2018, 12:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 260
Posted By PromiseRing
Doesn’t 92 use a clutch fan? Or are you talking...

Doesn’t 92 use a clutch fan? Or are you talking about the condenser fan?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 85
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Posted By PromiseRing
I put in approximately 12oz (equivalent to 36oz...

I put in approximately 12oz (equivalent to 36oz of r134). I think spec might be like 42oz? (Equivalent to 14oz of ES12A). So I might be 2oz snort assuming I got ALL of the old Freon out. I didnít...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 85
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Posted By PromiseRing
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2018, 05:27 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
Well you also said it doesn’t run off of starting...

Well you also said it doesn’t run off of starting fluid right? So there’s more than one issue at stake here.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 85
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Posted By PromiseRing
Today I replaced the receiver drier and vacuumed...

Today I replaced the receiver drier and vacuumed the system, then filled with ES12A. Air is pretty cool (not cold) after adding 2 cans. But now the compressor is on constantly when the ac is on. Any...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
NO the ecu powers up the FPR which powers the RSR.

NO the ecu powers up the FPR which powers the RSR.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 557
Posted By PromiseRing
The boiling point of a 50/50 mixture is well over...

The boiling point of a 50/50 mixture is well over 212F. If your car is overheating with a 10psi cap you have other issues.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 04:39 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
If it doesn’t start on ether you have more than...

If it doesn’t start on ether you have more than just a fuel problem. It (probably) won’t blow up in your face..I’d see if you can get it to somewhat idle on ether. But that’s just me
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
I used a flat head screw driver and a harbor...

I used a flat head screw driver and a harbor freight pick on site to clean them. Got it running, drove it home, then used file. At this point in my 940s life it doesn’t matter what I use. Maybe...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
What needs to happen in order for the injectors...

What needs to happen in order for the injectors to be grounded? ECU must be good, it must receive a signal from the CPS/hall sensor, grounds on intake must be clean and tight, resistor pack spades...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 550
Posted By PromiseRing
:lol: that is awesome dude

:lol: that is awesome dude
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 557
Posted By PromiseRing
I too installed a black cap on the 740. The gray...

I too installed a black cap on the 740. The gray cap was causing our heater control valve to leak pretty bad at idle. New valve and 10psi cap and no leaks yet.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
You’re looking only at the RSR I think. The RSR...

You’re looking only at the RSR I think. The RSR is a standard style 4 post relay. It gets a constant 12v, constant ground, then when the FPR is energized, the blue/yellow wire on the RSR is as well....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
Dang image quality got killed so you might have...

Dang image quality got killed so you might have to google it. Pin 1 from the fuel pump relay runs up to fuse 9 (blue and yellow wire). Pin 2 from the RSR is also blue and yellow and runs to fuse 9. I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2018, 12:23 AM
Replies: 67
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Posted By PromiseRing
Yes, important to make the Y instead of a U like...

Yes, important to make the Y instead of a U like normally.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
Just because some voltage is getting to the relay...

Just because some voltage is getting to the relay doesn’t mean sufficient current is being supplied to the injectors

Jumping the fuel pump relay doesn’t work on a 7/9 because it also provides...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 550
Posted By PromiseRing
Iím into 940s now bub. Got one for free and now...

Iím into 940s now bub. Got one for free and now no one will take it out of my driveway.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 550
Posted By PromiseRing
I just amplified the signal to 24 volts and mine...

I just amplified the signal to 24 volts and mine are super fast now
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
:uh: if those grounds arenít clean, the ecu isnít...

:uh: if those grounds arenít clean, the ecu isnít grounded, which means the injectors canít be grounded. My statement remains then, they are also injector grounds.

Did you try starting fluid yet?...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 67
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Posted By PromiseRing
Pretty sure without the grounds being clean and...

Pretty sure without the grounds being clean and tight the car won’t run. Are they the grounds for the ecu?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 03:25 AM
Replies: 67
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Posted By PromiseRing
The 2 10mm bolts on the intake manifold are your...

The 2 10mm bolts on the intake manifold are your injector grounds.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
RSR Ballast resistor pack connector Injector...

RSR
Ballast resistor pack connector
Injector grounds

Do you 100% have spark? Did you try starting fluid again?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
Oops I missed the part where you said 88:oops: no...

Oops I missed the part where you said 88:oops: no CPS. I would definitely check the resistor pack for corrosion more closely.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 94
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Posted By PromiseRing
SOLVED: installed an m47 driveshaft from the...

SOLVED: installed an m47 driveshaft from the junkyard for $27. It was from a 1992 car and had the arrows on each shaft unlike my 1993 cars. In fact, the arrows looked to be off a couple splines, and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,007
Posted By PromiseRing
No pulse/weak pulse to injectors can be caused by...

No pulse/weak pulse to injectors can be caused by bad CPS, RSR, corroded resistor pack, bad ecu, and some other things. Does the vehicle start on starting fluid?

If you are certain your injector...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,257
Posted By PromiseRing
Is this the same as just a traditional rear cam...

Is this the same as just a traditional rear cam seal on a 240?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,257
Posted By PromiseRing
I think you’ll need a rear cam seal for a 240 to...

I think you’ll need a rear cam seal for a 240 to block the back. Or maybe something different? You’ll be able to tell once you remove the distributor.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-12-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,382
Posted By PromiseRing
Didnít need a labscope at all. Sure theyíre...

Didnít need a labscope at all. Sure theyíre helpful, but unnecessary on a lot of old car repairs.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-12-2018, 08:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,382
Posted By PromiseRing
had a no start on a 1992 (?) 940 turbo today. Was...

had a no start on a 1992 (?) 940 turbo today. Was baffled because I swapped ECUs, CPS, started on starting fluid etc. I knew there wasn’t fuel because it started on ether. I disconnected the ballast...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 680
Posted By PromiseRing
Sooo it runs like **** and pig rich? Do you have...

Sooo it runs like **** and pig rich? Do you have a Wideband? Maybe try throwing some stock turbo inectors in there (and still using the resistor packs). Perhaps your resistor pack wiring integrity is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2018, 02:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 550
Posted By PromiseRing
I do not think the sealant is necessary. I think...

I do not think the sealant is necessary. I think I’ve read the paper gasket is to be installed dry (or maybe with something mild to hold it in place). I’ve never had any issues. Now that you know...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,120
Posted By PromiseRing
I will report back later on, thank you.

I will report back later on, thank you.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,120
Posted By PromiseRing
Yeah it runs fine but I donít think that means...

Yeah it runs fine but I donít think that means itís actually compressing. I jumped it and let the compressor run for up to 30 seconds straight and it created no pressure or heat in the condenser at...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,120
Posted By PromiseRing
No headway yet:lol: waiting for parts to arrive...

No headway yet:lol: waiting for parts to arrive and who knows if my compressor is bunk.

Also I have been doing some research and emailed the ES12A company. I am going to get that rather than the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2018, 10:28 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,120
Posted By PromiseRing
Okay cool, I thought you meant seals in the...

Okay cool, I thought you meant seals in the compressor or something. I’ll just source of those locally when the other parts come in.
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