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Forum: projects & restorations 10-13-2020, 09:00 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
Not yet, on b roads it's been well behaved, you...

Not yet, on b roads it's been well behaved, you only really feel it when the back starts to step out like it should. I might get it on a track in November, there's a session at Assen circuit planned
Forum: projects & restorations 10-11-2020, 07:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,272
Posted By Swedbrick
Crazy clean car, great find, congrats!

Crazy clean car, great find, congrats!
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-05-2020, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 1,388,887
Posted By Swedbrick
To update on this as well, since the revival...

To update on this as well, since the revival reminded me, the e-fan does now work! It took a really warm day, but it works at both speeds on the stock sensed thresholds
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
Thanks! I'm pretty happy I found them, they were...

Thanks! I'm pretty happy I found them, they were previously owned by a drifter, but the guys at the garage where I got them balanced were amazed at how straight they were. They're a bit heavy, but...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
So I finally got the front calipers installed,...

So I finally got the front calipers installed, they stop incredibly well, the new booster is also a very welcome upgrade with a more progressive pedal response:)
https://i.imgur.com/hJCtPotl.jpg
...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2020, 04:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By Swedbrick
Alright great, I'll try to get one of those then,...

Alright great, I'll try to get one of those then, I own or of those compressors, so I might deflating it a bit a try as well!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,452
Posted By Swedbrick
Nice work, that old dash reminds me of my mom's...

Nice work, that old dash reminds me of my mom's 1966 red amazon, forgot how cool that rotating speedometer looks!
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By Swedbrick
Big brake spare wheel

With my upgrade to xc90 brakes on my 740, the spare obviously won't fit anymore, any suggestions?

I bought the xc90's spare, but it's 155/85r18, much bigger than my 225/45r17's, I also saw the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2020, 08:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,380
Posted By Swedbrick
I just got finished testing v4, which will work,...

I just got finished testing v4, which will work, including the parking brake, attaching to the axle by means of the axle retaining plate bolts
https://i.imgur.com/DiBsy4Al.jpg

The xc90 puller was...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-23-2020, 04:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,380
Posted By Swedbrick
I just got the front setup installed, and the...

I just got the front setup installed, and the rear setup prototyped in v4 by now:-P ready for installation, the front brakes really well thusfar. I also installed a faster 95+ booster from the later...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
I also got all the calipers together and the cast...

I also got all the calipers together and the cast iron bits stripped down for the xc90 brake conversion.
https://i.imgur.com/ts4NMBql.jpg

The sandblasting cabinet got them perfectly clean ready...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
A week after the holidays I swapped out the...

A week after the holidays I swapped out the aussie locker axle for an open diff 3.54 from a low milage diesel, selling off the other axle to a friendly driftkid:-P
https://i.imgur.com/C6FczfQl.jpg
...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 13,053
Posted By Swedbrick
Nice work! Also running the Vredestein ultracs? ...

Nice work! Also running the Vredestein ultracs?

As for the swaybar, you could try getting a stiffer front 25mm ipd, I'm assuming you're at 19mm in the back:)
Forum: performance & modifications 09-05-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
At least for now, the engine has been sitting for...

At least for now, the engine has been sitting for too long, getting it in the car and running should get me exited enough to try again at some point hopefully
Forum: performance & modifications 09-01-2020, 01:49 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
I just got my old 13c rebuild put together with...

I just got my old 13c rebuild put together with the best parts, and the second one sold. I also got a spare 13c compressor housing, got it turned to an 18T with a fresh core thanks to TurboDutch:) ...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-21-2020, 05:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
camber and freshenup

To get prepped for the install of the new brakes the tapped struts to receive the adapter bracket received a rebuild, and the new yellow koni's
https://i.imgur.com/C9UmwR0l.jpg

Starting with the...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-09-2020, 04:09 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 40,577
Posted By Swedbrick
You could also look for a 13g or 15t with the...

You could also look for a 13g or 15t with the straight housing, swap them and sell of the turbo again. It should bring about the same in price and save you on the exhaust work
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2020, 03:19 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
Some decisions were made, a b230ft 13c in good...

Some decisions were made, a b230ft 13c in good condition got bought, a stock 90+ manifold is in the works and a set of chinabay intercooler tubes have been ordered.

I'll create the best 2 13c's...
Forum: events 07-31-2020, 05:50 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 12,610
Posted By Swedbrick
Bump?

Bump?
Forum: events 07-17-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 12,610
Posted By Swedbrick
Ah yeah I can imagine, from a random calculator...

Ah yeah I can imagine, from a random calculator it figures that 10pm in Alabama is about 5am here, and about 4am in the UK.

So maybe somewhere in between 10pm - 2am Alabama time? If I'm going to...
Forum: events 07-15-2020, 06:52 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 12,610
Posted By Swedbrick
Me and my brother would also like to join in,...

Me and my brother would also like to join in, assuming somewhat euro friendly times as well:-P
Forum: projects & restorations 07-03-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
More paint restoration!

I took a while to look back and decided to get rid of the marks left from the sticker bombing (which got clearcoated):-P
https://i.imgur.com/yiIA7xal.jpg

So I kept on going deciding to also blend...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-26-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 3,015
Views: 843,073
Posted By Swedbrick
Carbs are cool, injection is power, at least...

Carbs are cool, injection is power, at least usually. My Italian moped runs pig rich from factory, only works at high speed or in winter, but yeah tuning with a screwdriver is good haha:-P

Also...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-18-2020, 08:35 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
Hey Thanks! I do not currently have access...

Hey Thanks!

I do not currently have access to a cnc, so the plan was cast bends and some lathe work through friends after getting the bits lasercut out of AlMg5, I might try 3d printing in nylon,...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,684
Posted By Swedbrick
I actually have a spare second set of a 984 ecu...

I actually have a spare second set of a 984 ecu and a 148 (turbo 940), which I'd be willing to chip to a 967 mapping for you, then you can get rid of the immobilization, feel free to send me a...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2020, 07:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,000
Posted By Swedbrick
I recently made a couple of those adapters which...

I recently made a couple of those adapters which I ordered together with my 960 adapter, they seemed really similair. I'm planning on using a 3inch cast aluminium 90deg to get it pointed at the front...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-13-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
PCV distractions

Inspired by an old post on here, I decided to take apart an old pin distributor for a pcv port access
https://i.imgur.com/pzht51fl.jpg

A little filing and sawing got me to this point, ready for...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-13-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
Bringing back the shine

With the sun out but still a few clouds left I decided to kill some time trying to fix my red faded paint, starting with this turtle wax restoration polish by hand
https://i.imgur.com/IJc9IsGl.jpg
...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-11-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 305,404
Posted By Swedbrick
IIRC It's a part of the AC system, for the purple...

IIRC It's a part of the AC system, for the purple high pressure switch, could possibly also be towards the bumper outside temperature sensor, which were green blue in the looms I've thinned down.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-05-2020, 05:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,464
Posted By Swedbrick
Awesome I've never seen a wagon with this kit,...

Awesome I've never seen a wagon with this kit, only sedans!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,082
Posted By Swedbrick
Nice project! I also recently found my driveshaft...

Nice project! I also recently found my driveshaft coupler to be from west germany, appears Volvo had some strange part sources haha.

As for the stud, weld on a nut, whack it with a hammer whilst...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-27-2020, 07:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,296
Posted By Swedbrick
For automotive stuff I have bought one of those...

For automotive stuff I have bought one of those cheap DSO138 chinese oscilloscopes, they are perfect for the lower frequency in car diagnosing;) Just connect a 9V battery to it and you're set for...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2020, 06:10 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
Post Alright, I've done some looking, thinking and...

Alright, I've done some looking, thinking and budgeting over the weekend and came up with the following list of demands on the turbo's:
- crack free exhaust housing
- still needs to have a small...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-24-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,619
Posted By Swedbrick
Good stuff! I had a look at Viking performance...

Good stuff! I had a look at Viking performance and will probably have to buy some now:-P

Btw, if you want a 3d printed holder for the 128x32 oled, I was planning on making one for the 7-series...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-22-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 1,388,887
Posted By Swedbrick
This seems about right for the basic tuning, I...

This seems about right for the basic tuning, I understood from klr142 that he observed map location lookup changes when the IC4 was changed, which I still have to confirm since I have yet to get an...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-20-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
Cool, thank you for the link, I'll look into...

Cool, thank you for the link, I'll look into them, I previously got a power steering hose made to spec locally which failed quickly, so I might get it made there as well then:)

I took the time...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
Mostly for the challenge of course :), I don't...

Mostly for the challenge of course :), I don't mind waiting a bit for the more interesting solution, the biggest problem is probably how great the current setup in the car works, it's fast (compared...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 49,083
Posted By Swedbrick
With a little more progress on the itb setup...

With a little more progress on the itb setup (plenum design has also now been decided in cardboard), and a fresh 2 year inspection on the car I'm back on this part of the project....
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
The great inspection prepping jam pt2

Moving on, the tricky part of the repairs, with the exhaust off I got started with fixing this hole in the front chassis member.
https://i.imgur.com/L8gKKA0l.jpg

Got it patched, after some...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 33,069
Posted By Swedbrick
The great inspection prepping jam pt1

Continuing with the prep for the yearly inspection I got to installing the chipping board in the ezk, and adding a little dip switch for the retard/advance selector pins, for now it's on +3deg...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 13,053
Posted By Swedbrick
Awesome progress! If you need a second set of the...

Awesome progress! If you need a second set of the stainless hubcaps (3/4 are good still, one a bit scratched) I should have a set at my parents in the north of Holland which I'm not using;-)
Forum: performance & modifications 05-10-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,410
Posted By Swedbrick
Possibly you have a faulty ecu, or a blown up...

Possibly you have a faulty ecu, or a blown up injector driver (stick's) injectors open. The 5xx series ecu's have a reputation for failure, would it be possible to grab a set of 9xx ezk + lh, those...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-01-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 1,388,887
Posted By Swedbrick
Awesome thank you! I'll take a look through it in...

Awesome thank you! I'll take a look through it in the weekend to make a new updated bin file!:)
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-30-2020, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 1,388,887
Posted By Swedbrick
Yes please do, I'd love to take a proper look at...

Yes please do, I'd love to take a proper look at that one!



It's for my 740, the loom has been scratch built but it's basically a 940 turbo loom with the ecu's moved to the engine bay and the...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-29-2020, 06:31 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 1,388,887
Posted By Swedbrick
Alright so I had a look at the XDF files of the...

Alright so I had a look at the XDF files of the 935, the 946 and the 951 ecu once more (933 only offered the simple xdf so it got excluded) and made up the following:

-935 ecu, used with B230FB/FX...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-29-2020, 05:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,808
Posted By Swedbrick
Have you considered an electric powertrain, hub...

Have you considered an electric powertrain, hub motors for ev's are quite common now.

For example these are somewhat affordable:
http://www.cnqsmotor.com/en/article_list_91.html

Battery packs...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-26-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 624
Views: 328,267
Posted By Swedbrick
That's a good look, nice project!:)

That's a good look, nice project!:)
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-26-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 1,388,887
Posted By Swedbrick
Cool, thanks for the tip, I'll have a look at...

Cool, thanks for the tip, I'll have a look at those!
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-25-2020, 11:47 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 1,388,887
Posted By Swedbrick
Hi, I previously posted this in chipping faq, but...

Hi, I previously posted this in chipping faq, but found the answer by burning some chips today, so I thought to add my findings here for those interested. I used the latest 951 dxf and bin available...
Forum: article composition 04-24-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 267,839
Posted By Swedbrick
Hi, quick question, has anyone tried a 951 chip...

Hi, quick question, has anyone tried a 951 chip in a 984 casing for lh2.4? I'd like to avoid copying the map to a 967 bin with the risk of missing something, whilst getting the e-fan to work (951...
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