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Forum: performance & modifications 06-24-2020, 05:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,808
Posted By Sweep
Put AC in the bay.

Put AC in the bay.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2020, 03:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,738
Posted By Sweep
As simple as those log manifolds are to make,...

As simple as those log manifolds are to make, they're absolutely woeful for flow.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2020, 03:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,053
Posted By Sweep
I'm not seeing any pictures?

I'm not seeing any pictures?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-18-2020, 04:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,389
Posted By Sweep
Stick a 3" 012 AMM in.

Stick a 3" 012 AMM in.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-04-2020, 06:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
That's great, thanks chaps.

That's great, thanks chaps.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-03-2020, 03:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Marvelous thank you. Are they...

Marvelous thank you.



Are they noticeably louder without them fitted?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-03-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Can someone confirm whether or not I should be...

Can someone confirm whether or not I should be checking clearances with the hushers installed?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 9,912
Posted By Sweep
Weld them in!

Weld them in!
Forum: performance & modifications 01-30-2020, 04:50 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Cheers for the help chaps, it gives me some...

Cheers for the help chaps, it gives me some options.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-29-2020, 05:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Okay that makes sense, annoying as it may be. ...

Okay that makes sense, annoying as it may be.

So the exhaust valves are KG, and the inlets are from classicswede over here, both are stock length.

Do you know of any cams that use the smaller...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2020, 06:07 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Okay so I have about 24.5mm from the top of the...

Okay so I have about 24.5mm from the top of the stem on the inlets and 24mm on the exhaust.
Cam base circle measures 36mm.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2020, 05:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Yes, 2mm! Shortening of the stem will overcome...

Yes, 2mm! Shortening of the stem will overcome this issue I assume?
I'll measure the cam base circle and see what it comes out at.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-27-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Interesting, I'll give that a whirl! For...

Interesting, I'll give that a whirl!

For what it's worth, I measured from the top face where the cam cover bolts to down to the top of the valve stem on both this head, and a spare I have, the...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2020, 10:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Cheers chaps. How do I go about working out what...

Cheers chaps. How do I go about working out what size shims I'd need if there's currently no clearance? Should I take the shim out and measure between the lobe and top of the follower?

I'm not...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-25-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,604
Posted By Sweep
Big valve head issues with clearances

Bare with me here as headwork is new to me.
I've recently had my 530 cut to fit 38/46mm valves, I also have a KG004 cam and double valve springs from KGtrimning, although the springs were probably...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-22-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 9,969
Posted By Sweep
5 years down the line, I highly doubt it.

5 years down the line, I highly doubt it.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,609
Posted By Sweep
He didn't say open the engine, he said have the...

He didn't say open the engine, he said have the manifold flange machined flat to accept a standard T3 flange, then you have a whole world of turbo options, practically all of which are better choices...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-10-2019, 05:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,609
Posted By Sweep
Or just sack off the Mitsu crap and buy a decent...

Or just sack off the Mitsu crap and buy a decent turbo.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-17-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,805
Posted By Sweep
Did you get the M90 at all? Also on Mercedes I...

Did you get the M90 at all? Also on Mercedes I believe.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-17-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,805
Posted By Sweep
M62 would be better suited, or even M90 if you...

M62 would be better suited, or even M90 if you want to go a bit silly, not sure if you got them that side of the pond though.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-10-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,942
Posted By Sweep
All of the power.

All of the power.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-01-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,458
Posted By Sweep
I got my head gear from KGTrimning, very...

I got my head gear from KGTrimning, very knowledgeable guys and speak pretty good English. Wouldn't touch classicswede with a barge pole.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-16-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,543
Posted By Sweep
Sorry no I meant the O2 sensor for LH, my...

Sorry no I meant the O2 sensor for LH, my wideband is further down.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,543
Posted By Sweep
O2 sensor, how far downstream?

When making my 3" downpipe for my HY35, I copied the original 13C downpipe and welded in the Lambda port a few inches downstream after the turbo, I figured if it worked for stock cars it must be fine...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2019, 04:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,455
Posted By Sweep
Doable on stock bottom end.

Doable on stock bottom end.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,024
Posted By Sweep
Marvelous thanks.

Marvelous thanks.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-08-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,024
Posted By Sweep
Forge 008 fitting

I've got a 008 recirculation valve for my 940, the instructions are pretty poor, basically telling me to replace the old one with this one 🙄
The two main ports are obvious, but the small vac line on...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-28-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,790
Posted By Sweep
Just build it and send it.

Just build it and send it.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,120
Posted By Sweep
Not twin scroll, no. HY35. Ah now that's an...

Not twin scroll, no. HY35.

Ah now that's an issue I wasn't aware of, I assume there's clearance issues?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2019, 06:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,120
Posted By Sweep
Cheers chaps, I've got sch40 elbows knocking...

Cheers chaps, I've got sch40 elbows knocking around somewhere anyway. Do Volvo's use standard O2 sensor thread size?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,120
Posted By Sweep
N/A manifold J pipe, what year?

I'm planning on doing an N/A manifold J/up pipe for my 940 turbo, just wondered whether there's any difference in terms of flow between the years B230's were made, much like a pre 1990 turbo manifold...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-04-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,024
Posted By Sweep
Christ, you wouldn't have thought they're for the...

Christ, you wouldn't have thought they're for the same thing!
Forum: showroom 02-21-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,018
Posted By Sweep
That's cool.

That's cool.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-20-2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,245
Posted By Sweep
$75 holy hell.

$75 holy hell.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-19-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,481
Posted By Sweep
That does make sense. Depends if I can get...

That does make sense.

Depends if I can get one on the road in time!
Forum: performance & modifications 02-19-2019, 04:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,481
Posted By Sweep
Ah so instead of venting back to pre-turbo? That...

Ah so instead of venting back to pre-turbo? That might be worth looking at doing then.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,481
Posted By Sweep
Is that the two ports on the throttle body? ...

Is that the two ports on the throttle body?

I thought about moving the amm but don't like the idea of oil contamination.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,481
Posted By Sweep
I've just had a thought, I removed my charcoal...

I've just had a thought, I removed my charcoal canister due to space issues, could this be causing me these issues?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-01-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,245
Posted By Sweep
10/10, bravo sir.

10/10, bravo sir.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-31-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,575
Posted By Sweep
Yes I did notice the nuts are a sort of captive...

Yes I did notice the nuts are a sort of captive nut, definitely be getting some replacements.



That's excellent, I'll be keeping that locked away for future use thank you!
Forum: performance & modifications 01-31-2019, 03:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,575
Posted By Sweep
TD04 stud sizes

I managed to sheer a stud on my 850 T5 whilst changing to a 16T (I have a Holset equipped 940 too so don't shoot my FWD daily), does anyone know the size of the studs? The ones the turbo flanges use....
Forum: performance & modifications 12-29-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,701
Posted By Sweep
Lose the inline and go with a decent in-tank.

Lose the inline and go with a decent in-tank.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-17-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,988
Posted By Sweep
That does make sense, I'll have a rearrange of...

That does make sense, I'll have a rearrange of the hoses and see if that makes a difference.
Could the FPR be causing issues? Looks pretty original!

Sort of, it exits down pretty much in the...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2018, 05:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,988
Posted By Sweep
Just down towards the ground. No it's a custom...

Just down towards the ground. No it's a custom stainless I did myself.


Interesting, why would that cause an issue?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2018, 07:57 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,988
Posted By Sweep
https://i.imgur.com/FhGjDtz.jpg?1 Pretty...

https://i.imgur.com/FhGjDtz.jpg?1

Pretty close, I'm somewhat lacking in space!
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2018, 05:31 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,988
Posted By Sweep
Alrighty, so last weekend I went over the vacuum...

Alrighty, so last weekend I went over the vacuum lines (I had replaced them all previously anyway) and also ran a line from the little port on the turbo to the wastegate just to remove that air leak...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-28-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,988
Posted By Sweep
Are Holsets journal or ball bearing?

Are Holsets journal or ball bearing?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-22-2018, 12:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,988
Posted By Sweep
Ain't that the truth! Is there a surefire way of...

Ain't that the truth! Is there a surefire way of testing them?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,988
Posted By Sweep
That's excellent, thanks! I'm on holiday on your...

That's excellent, thanks! I'm on holiday on your side of the pond until December so it'll have to wait.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-18-2018, 02:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,988
Posted By Sweep
A fair comment, it's not been on the road for 3...

A fair comment, it's not been on the road for 3 years but yes it was fine when I picked it up. I don't currently have any sort of boost control so the little port on the compressor housing isn't...
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