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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 04:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,787
Posted By Old Iron
You are getting there!

You are getting there!
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 04:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 192
Posted By Old Iron
Looks like it will clean up nice! Fun project!

Looks like it will clean up nice! Fun project!
Forum: showroom Yesterday, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1,649
Views: 103,833
Posted By Old Iron
Wtf, *******s! I just bought a $1k worth of parts...

Wtf, *******s! I just bought a $1k worth of parts from them and they didn't send me a single sticker!

Edit: old post, just saw the year!
Forum: showroom 11-24-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 867
Posted By Old Iron
Haha, civil engineers!

Haha, civil engineers!
Forum: showroom 11-24-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,026
Posted By Old Iron
Very cool find! I am currently in the market for...

Very cool find! I am currently in the market for one of those grab handles! It is not everyday that you find a 242 with so many awesome options!
Forum: showroom 11-24-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 662
Posted By Old Iron
Con Air is on moviemax now! Haha, I swear I will...

Con Air is on moviemax now! Haha, I swear I will end it with the movie reference! This thing has a lack cloth interior! Thats a pretty cool color combo!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-23-2014, 12:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 520
Posted By Old Iron
What bolt pattern are those wheels?

What bolt pattern are those wheels?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-22-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,357
Posted By Old Iron
Wait, where did you get all these parts at such a...

Wait, where did you get all these parts at such a steal? I thought every part at every junkyard all through out California was stupid expensive, plus taxes and fees! Umh.

No really, no to get off...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-22-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,146
Posted By Old Iron
What kind of polish did you use on the plastic...

What kind of polish did you use on the plastic bezels!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-22-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 520
Posted By Old Iron
Ohhh, nice project! I may be interested in them!

Ohhh, nice project! I may be interested in them!
Forum: showroom 11-22-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 662
Posted By Old Iron
<iframe width="420" height="315"...

<iframe width="420" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/-cAyezzVHv4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

I just want to know what he was going to do with that rag after he was done...
Forum: showroom 11-22-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 662
Posted By Old Iron
Maybe I should add that the bird crap is followed...

Maybe I should add that the bird crap is followed by something larger!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-21-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,146
Posted By Old Iron
The Professor 2.0^?

The Professor 2.0^?
Forum: showroom 11-21-2014, 08:45 PM
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Views: 1,387,328
Posted By Old Iron
Please go get that rust taken care of before it...

Please go get that rust taken care of before it gets out of hand! Such a lovely 245! Great year, great color!
Forum: showroom 11-21-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 662
Posted By Old Iron
Nice find! Gold absolutely has potential! Though,...

Nice find! Gold absolutely has potential! Though, every time I see a late model gold 245 I can't help but think of the gold wagon in Con Air that gets bird poop on it!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
I really am very pro maintenance, but I don't...

I really am very pro maintenance, but I don't want to break that bolt off like I hear everyone talking about. Maybe when I do the rear main seal I'll have to do it at the same time!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Ohh shoot, that is right, I take it back then!...

Ohh shoot, that is right, I take it back then! Thanks "everyone"!

After I get all the easy maintenance stuff done myself I may still bring it to my Volvo guy and have him do the leaky a$$ rear...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Change it out as a preventive maintenance piece?...

Change it out as a preventive maintenance piece? I'll order it next time I order parts! Which will be soon! Thanks for the help Nelson and the other members that were helpful! That does not include...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Very constructive!

Very constructive!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Ok, good update, after getting the PCV system all...

Ok, good update, after getting the PCV system all hooked back up with a newer, much better condition. The car obviously still wouldn't start. So I started poking around the engine bay again. before I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Ok, I went out and started poking around...

Ok, I went out and started poking around aimlessly yet again. I noticed that the PCV is completely disconnected. I have to track down where the flame trap fell to, hopefully I can reconnect it. It...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Nope, have not had much time, last week I cleaned...

Nope, have not had much time, last week I cleaned all the grounds, swapped in new spark plugs and wires, the old plugs looked great. I don't seem to have any sign of life from the coil. Will check...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Would an ECU or one of these other components as...

Would an ECU or one of these other components as you refer to them "upstream" cause this to slowly happen and have slow starts for a few weeks before it eventually quit completely?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-11-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,538
Posted By Old Iron
Ya, but that maroon bimmer is incredible, stop...

Ya, but that maroon bimmer is incredible, stop making me want a BMW! Sadly I see those a style BMW's at the wreckers all the time in such incredible shape. Too bad I don't have the time or energy to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 315
Posted By Old Iron
Aren't they suppose to thread right into the...

Aren't they suppose to thread right into the firewall? I didn't know anyone secured them from behind any way! Figure they are suppose to shear off anyway in the case of an accident?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-08-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 43,722
Posted By Old Iron
I'd love to see one of the muscle heads faces...

I'd love to see one of the muscle heads faces when you beat one of them in yours swaggin wagon!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Haha, good point!

Haha, good point!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Great link! Just when I thought you where only...

Great link! Just when I thought you where only useful for awesome and rare parts!! :0
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Yep!!!

Yep!!!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Here ya go! ...

Here ya go!

http://i948.photobucket.com/albums/ad321/digicam101/1992%20245%20Volvador/IMG_0343_zpse3e2ebfa.jpg...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
If half a tank is empty, then sure! I guess it's...

If half a tank is empty, then sure! I guess it's out of gas!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
I will have to get a photo of the cap tonight! I...

I will have to get a photo of the cap tonight! I just didn't want to take a crap night photo on you!

That sounds great, my wife wa kin of huffing and puffing about helping me with the car this...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Maybe I will wait tll the weekend to pull it...

Maybe I will wait tll the weekend to pull it together, until that all my mental energy is tied up working at the firm during the week. SmartAss! Haha.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oqd3iH-0aZk ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oqd3iH-0aZk
Batteries seems to be the same exact interstate MT-47 as he has, so I have no idea how old it is!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
I was curious to see if the battery was half dead...

I was curious to see if the battery was half dead and did not have enough juice to start the car! It was in vein!



I know, I found that video years ago, it blew my mind at the time! I had not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
I know I can peak at the test module throughout...

I know I can peak at the test module throughout the windshield but it's a PETA! We where counting and writing down the blinks very carefully!

Battery looks brand newish! It seems to be in good...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
I will check this out in detail when I get home...

I will check this out in detail when I get home and on a real computer!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Gotcha, I will retry tonight and use tape to hold...

Gotcha, I will retry tonight and use tape to hold it down, as my wife works tonight! Haha
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 12:51 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Looked like it was in good shape, idk. ...

Looked like it was in good shape, idk.
http://i948.photobucket.com/albums/ad321/digicam101/Mobile%20Uploads/image_zps3094227a.jpg...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oqd3iH-0aZk Are...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oqd3iH-0aZk
Are these the only grounds to check and clean?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Haha, I am, slowly! Pulled coil wire of...

Haha, I am, slowly!


Pulled coil wire of distributor and had my wife crank it, it cranked but saw no spark, did I have to make metal to metal contact? bc I did not!?

We tried the diagnostic...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
This should be easy enough too, will check this...

This should be easy enough too, will check this too, next time I am around the car in the daylight! I just bought new spark plugs, wires cap an rotor! Plus all the seals and gaskets, coolant, water...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Thanks guys for all the info! I just finally got...

Thanks guys for all the info! I just finally got around to looking at this page! I absolutely need to get some Greenbooks! Haha, I mentioned my wife bc the one diagnostic module test requires a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
Have not yet, did not have anyone to help me!...

Have not yet, did not have anyone to help me! Also it has been windy as hell here and I don't have a garage to push the car into!


I will have to get my wife out to help when the weather clears!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,070
Posted By Old Iron
240 No Start

Ok guys, this may be an easy one for you guys! I have a 1992 245 that is having a problem starting. I need to know if it is time to buy myself a fuel pressure gauge and learn how to use it.

We...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 701
Posted By Old Iron
:ignore:

:ignore:
Forum: showroom 11-01-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3,516
Views: 1,058,392
Posted By Old Iron
Dude, I want that limo!

Dude, I want that limo!
Forum: showroom 11-01-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 628
Posted By Old Iron
Separate on cars these colors look good on 240's,...

Separate on cars these colors look good on 240's, putting multiple on one car, IDK. Still doesn't make what VW did with those Harlequin cars!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-01-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 701
Posted By Old Iron
My driveway is a couple hundred feet into the...

My driveway is a couple hundred feet into the woods, so no, I am not parking on the street like you suburban insects living in your closely built ant farms!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 701
Posted By Old Iron
Ya, those metal covers, that would be pretty...

Ya, those metal covers, that would be pretty cool! I am all for a car cover, but I didn't know what is worse the leaves causing the car to rust from inside out. Or the car cover scratching the crap...
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