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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-12-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 321
Posted By Uncleknucklez
With small hands and a couple 19MM wrench and...

With small hands and a couple 19MM wrench and socket options (12 point varietals) it is totally doable.

If you do take the manifold off, clean the PCV setup and replace the o-rings while you're...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-08-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 2,616
Views: 363,348
Posted By Uncleknucklez
:lol::lol: Nice, I still very much love feeling...

:lol::lol: Nice, I still very much love feeling the sidewalk cracks under my feet, just watch out for tiny rocks! SKKKKKRRRRTTTTT :omg:
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 905
Posted By Uncleknucklez
In all my years of motor sports I have never seen...

In all my years of motor sports I have never seen a RH/LH "link" un-thread itself. Def go with the RH/LH setup and save yourself the hassle of removing one end to adjust.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-25-2019, 04:16 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 39,745
Posted By Uncleknucklez
That's what I thought too! It's adorable, I...

That's what I thought too!

It's adorable, I dig it :cool:
Forum: projects & restorations 07-24-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 778
Views: 170,399
Posted By Uncleknucklez
QFT The switch to MS is the best thing I...

QFT

The switch to MS is the best thing I have done to my car, lots of hyperbole about the "fixes" to our cars (T5 noises, pinion angle settings, LH issues, on and on) but really MS is the one...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 962
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Do you have access to the original stuff? Can you...

Do you have access to the original stuff? Can you post pictures of the profile? I would love to help dig around and look for a suitable replacement as my sunroof no longer has any of the seals...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-12-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,511
Posted By Uncleknucklez
This is V interesting, I like the AR5...

This is V interesting, I like the AR5 Transmissions I have rowed in the past, seems like a legit option for ellis/manual swaps. I'm going to keep an eye on this.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-03-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,422
Views: 273,539
Posted By Uncleknucklez
That extra width in the front is pretty apparent...

That extra width in the front is pretty apparent now, I like them, The extra caster should be real nice as well.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-20-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1,422
Views: 273,539
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Looks really good man, Hopefully I get to ride in...

Looks really good man, Hopefully I get to ride in it next year :)
Forum: projects & restorations 06-06-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 52,304
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Another update, Car has been running good on MS,...

Another update, Car has been running good on MS, I noticed when we (CA) switched over to the summer fuel blend, things were a little off, so I saved the tune, and let auto tune hook up a new "summer"...
Forum: showroom 05-21-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,761
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Nice shots Carl!

Nice shots Carl!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2019, 04:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,728
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Could be a fuel relay getting warm and doing...

Could be a fuel relay getting warm and doing weird stuffs?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,392
Posted By Uncleknucklez
This sounds spot on for a coolant temp sensor...

This sounds spot on for a coolant temp sensor issue, or wiring for it.

Test the CTS

Check the grounds on the manifold. The round grounding rings actually have a butt connector about 6" into...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 35,835
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I've been eyeing a set of those, would look soooo...

I've been eyeing a set of those, would look soooo good on a 240 me thinks
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 696
Views: 143,352
Posted By Uncleknucklez
What a bitchin' machine! look at those meats...

What a bitchin' machine! look at those meats under there :oogle:
Forum: showroom 05-07-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,761
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Double

Double
Forum: showroom 05-07-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,761
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Here's what I have, There is a quick walk by...

Here's what I have, There is a quick walk by video of the "slow" fast drive in there somewhere as well

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Forum: events 05-01-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,118
Posted By Uncleknucklez
This seems AWESOME! Hopefully I can make it to...

This seems AWESOME! Hopefully I can make it to this in the future!
Forum: performance & modifications 04-30-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 932
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I believe this may be the same intake as OP? ...

I believe this may be the same intake as OP?

https://i.imgur.com/QAEtcgbl.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 04-10-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 27,667
Posted By Uncleknucklez
16" is the sweet spot for these cars IMHO, I also...

16" is the sweet spot for these cars IMHO, I also vote gold :nod:
Forum: showroom 04-08-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 667
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Cool Man! <blockquote...

Cool Man!

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Forum: showroom 04-01-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 9,540
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Nice work DB! I want to do this to my car and...

Nice work DB! I want to do this to my car and free up that upper area to put the stereo back and have the lower cubby hole again.
Forum: showroom 04-01-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 742
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I owned a wagon here in CA that the OG owner...

I owned a wagon here in CA that the OG owner bought in Canada, had shipped to Germany (where he worked as a diplomat) then brought back to the states.

It was kind of cool seeing all of the...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-01-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 2,616
Views: 363,348
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Not my cup o' tea, but if you don't try it then...

Not my cup o' tea, but if you don't try it then who will??
Forum: projects & restorations 03-29-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 641
Views: 212,816
Posted By Uncleknucklez
https://i.imgur.com/5kRnr2Ol.jpg :oogle:

https://i.imgur.com/5kRnr2Ol.jpg :oogle:
Forum: performance & modifications 03-29-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 815
Posted By Uncleknucklez
http://www.moserengineering.com/part-4195-5-circle...

http://www.moserengineering.com/part-4195-5-circle-track-spring-perch.item

Something like this? I would say make it, but for $20 plus shipping save yourself the hassle....

I used the stock...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-26-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By Uncleknucklez
91 should be an LH 2.4 car, use the diagnostic...

91 should be an LH 2.4 car, use the diagnostic box to read the flashing light codes, I'm guessing coolant temp sensor issues because all of these cars have something going on with the harness and...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-25-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 27,667
Posted By Uncleknucklez
The best kind of mirrors for a 2 series. Lot's of...

The best kind of mirrors for a 2 series. Lot's of really nice work cleaning up the fiddly bits. Those are the kinds of things I appreciate in a car, keep up the good work!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,251
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Virgos are no longer round.....

Virgos are no longer round.....
Forum: projects & restorations 03-15-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 52,304
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I've had a couple dentless people take a look at...

I've had a couple dentless people take a look at it and the issues is the arch of the body line won't really be the same, At some point I would like to secure another straight fender and repaint the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-14-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 1,422
Views: 273,539
Posted By Uncleknucklez
You disappeared the grandpa mobile?

You disappeared the grandpa mobile?
Forum: projects & restorations 03-13-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 52,304
Posted By Uncleknucklez
A buddy of mine drew this up, and I turned it...

A buddy of mine drew this up, and I turned it into a decal.

https://i.imgur.com/56jNtOK.jpg

I took the car to Radwood Sonoma, it rained, I don't have many pics of that. I am moving forward...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,071
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I just left the injector in the hole, not hooked...

I just left the injector in the hole, not hooked to anything, they're normally closed operation means there shouldn't be any form of leak from it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,073
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Check that the heater valve isn't stuck open?

Check that the heater valve isn't stuck open?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,071
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I don't recall when the switch happened, but...

I don't recall when the switch happened, but Volvo omitted the 5th injector at some point. Newer LH ECU didn't use the injector and used the 4 existing for cold start functioning.

I ended up...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 952
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Rivnut?

Rivnut?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,763
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I can't remember without checking my notes, but...

I can't remember without checking my notes, but lowering the mount on the axle would do the same thing?
Forum: website & board 02-27-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 677
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Welcome! Enjoy your stay :)

Welcome! Enjoy your stay :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 919
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Just use the PS units, it doesn't really make the...

Just use the PS units, it doesn't really make the steering feel that much heavier, and these cars never have enough caster
Forum: events 02-15-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 15,196
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Right?! Priorities :roll:

Right?! Priorities :roll:
Forum: projects & restorations 02-14-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 2,616
Views: 363,348
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Yellow lens are bae :oogle: ...

Yellow lens are bae :oogle:

https://i.imgur.com/k5PfjdVl.jpg



Looks good Carl!
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 152,163
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Just curious, did those play nicely with the...

Just curious, did those play nicely with the stock senders?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 980
Posted By Uncleknucklez
AEM por vida

AEM por vida
Forum: performance & modifications 02-11-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,444
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Pull everything that touches the motor from the...

Pull everything that touches the motor from the 91, harness, computers, flywheel, the works, and plop it all into the 89, assuming the 91 runs it is a pretty straight forward swap. DM me, I am local...
Forum: website & board 02-06-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 23,359
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Done. I can help with decals and such if needed,...

Done. I can help with decals and such if needed, Gary may vouch for me.

Thanks for everything Dana and co., this site has helped me possibly save an old car or two, and make a bunch of friends...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-06-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,993
Posted By Uncleknucklez
My box is a 3.35 1st, .68 5th unit, With the...

My box is a 3.35 1st, .68 5th unit, With the 3.91, and decently small tire (24" diameter) means first gear is over in a flash, and 70 MPH is right about 2800 RPM.

My thinking is to go with a 3.73...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-06-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 20,760
Posted By Uncleknucklez
A thing of beauty!

A thing of beauty!
Forum: performance & modifications 02-06-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,993
Posted By Uncleknucklez
First gear sucks with 4.10 gears. I have 3.90 in...

First gear sucks with 4.10 gears. I have 3.90 in my car, and a T5 trans, First is pretty much worthless. I was thinking the other day that I should find a 3.73 rear end to slap in there and see if it...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Stock turbo ECU use voltage readings from the MAF...

Stock turbo ECU use voltage readings from the MAF to determine how much "boost" you are making, the stock ECU will cut fuel if it gets a reading congruent to over pressure which it views at around...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,107
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Stick a new flywheel in it and drive

Stick a new flywheel in it and drive
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