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Forum: projects & restorations 06-30-2015, 08:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 667
Posted By Old Iron
I need to sell a few cars and focus on one this...

I need to sell a few cars and focus on one this much! Coming along incredibly! Align that hood already!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
I found the fuse blown last week, I replaced it...

I found the fuse blown last week, I replaced it with a new one and that one blew! I put another and it has not blown since! I have not had a chance to clean the slot which that particular fuse sits,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Will do!!

Will do!!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-29-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,510
Posted By Old Iron
You really put in some work on this thing! Wow!

You really put in some work on this thing! Wow!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Your not lying. I am going to have to give up...

Your not lying. I am going to have to give up trying to look for my multimeter and just go buy a replacement! DANG!

I will check for the ground, if I can locate it!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
I do, but it's a pos! It may work well enough,...

I do, but it's a pos! It may work well enough, what did you have in mind!?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
I out a better selonoid in from a car that worked...

I out a better selonoid in from a car that worked prior to bein parted out! I repaired the broken wire! So I am at a lose!

I tried a few know good relays!?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-28-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,746
Posted By Old Iron
Why is it that I enjoy driving this car more then...

Why is it that I enjoy driving this car more then most new cars?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-28-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,034
Posted By Old Iron
Good reading the story, nice seeing the car come...

Good reading the story, nice seeing the car come together. I like what you had to say about the forum. There is a wealth of info on this forum if you can get past the BS that goes on here and deal...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Anyone experience this!

Anyone experience this!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Ok guys, so I repaired the wire for the over...

Ok guys, so I repaired the wire for the over drive! Yet, the realy is still making a buzzzzzzzzzzz sound when I turn the car on! I am stumped now!?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
This is a good point! We installed a storm door...

This is a good point! We installed a storm door on my back porch, I brought the box to my parents house to use for Old Iron, I didn't feel like breaking any of the boxes down to use, honestly,...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-27-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 873
Posted By Old Iron
Wow, those Corona wheels actually look really...

Wow, those Corona wheels actually look really good! Loving the old school pre-1986 front ends s much more and more!
Forum: showroom 06-27-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
Wow! I don't know what to think about that! $400...

Wow! I don't know what to think about that! $400 :0
Forum: projects & restorations 06-27-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 33,517
Posted By Old Iron
Seeing that engine on the stand is pure...

Seeing that engine on the stand is pure inspiration! Can't wait to see this thing come together!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-26-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
This car is a 1993! Honestly, I don't think it is...

This car is a 1993! Honestly, I don't think it is leaking from the windshield at all, I think it is just that hose, going to Lowes right now to see if I can find heavy duty tape to suffice until I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-26-2015, 09:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Ya, it's a pain, it better seal back up properly!...

Ya, it's a pain, it better seal back up properly!



Cruise control system is offended!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-25-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,685
Posted By Old Iron
To part or not!

To part or not!
Forum: showroom 06-25-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
Does he do this work for a living or something...

Does he do this work for a living or something similar!?



I can google all day, but in the end I don't know anything about the place, the work they do or the people there! But then again, I am...
Forum: showroom 06-25-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
Ya. I have been collecting parts for this car for...

Ya. I have been collecting parts for this car for coming up on a decade! Everything else has always taken priority, pay off college, buy a house buy a brand new car, get married have a baby! The. We...
Forum: showroom 06-25-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
Hahah, will do! Besides the fact that it say...

Hahah, will do! Besides the fact that it say Volvo and R-sport (which is pretty neat). I like the small circular horn better!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2015, 11:39 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Hahah good point! I would hate to know what DNREC...

Hahah good point! I would hate to know what DNREC or local authorities would say the transmission oil stain in the driveway from the leak I caused last night! I got 95% of it up with paper towels! ;0
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Thanks for the info guys, the mirror is a great...

Thanks for the info guys, the mirror is a great idea, I was trying to find one last night! I was actually thinking about soldering the wire this morning while driving go work, that might be the best...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Bad news, I got under the car and found that the...

Bad news, I got under the car and found that the selonoid and first wire don't seem to necessarily be the issue! The secondary single white wire the the first wire off he selonoid plugs into is half...
Forum: showroom 06-24-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
Not that I am craving attention or anything!...

Not that I am craving attention or anything! People care more about gossip in the off topic then answering Volvo questions! I'm not on Facebook or social media for a reason!



I absolutely will,...
Forum: showroom 06-24-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
I don't understand wtf I have to bump my own...

I don't understand wtf I have to bump my own thead!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Ya, I already took the cable off my spare...

Ya, I already took the cable off my spare transmission! Didn't realize right away that the connection does not separate from selonoid, tu ab to unplug it from the other side of the transmission! Of...
Forum: showroom 06-23-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
Picked up an R-sport Momo wheel this week! Seller...

Picked up an R-sport Momo wheel this week! Seller asked $55 shipped! It needs a restoration, if that is even possible. I don't know where I amgoing to find someone who will redo the leather? Might...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-23-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,306
Posted By Old Iron
Nice cars, wow the previous owner put some work...

Nice cars, wow the previous owner put some work into that 122, looks incredible! The wavy paint is driving me nuts though!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-23-2015, 07:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
I got under the car, the selenium looks super...

I got under the car, the selenium looks super easy to get to!? Any other tests I can perform before I swap the selonoid! Would the selonoid be blowing fuses!?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-23-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,746
Posted By Old Iron
So, car broke down on my wife yesterday. Had to...

So, car broke down on my wife yesterday. Had to have it towed after I couldn't talk her through figuring out the issue over the phone. I was pretty vexed to say the least with all the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-23-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Ok, just had a little extra time to work on the...

Ok, just had a little extra time to work on the car. Before I did anything I started checking the fuse panel, sixth fuse from the bottom was blown, incidentally it ended up being the fuse for...
Forum: showroom 06-23-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
I have always been capable of admitting my faults!

I have always been capable of admitting my faults!
Forum: showroom 06-22-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
I am a hoarder! Hoarders don't sell often!

I am a hoarder! Hoarders don't sell often!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,746
Posted By Old Iron
Nah, but I do see your point of view!

Nah, but I do see your point of view!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,746
Posted By Old Iron
Ohh wow! No, I actually never made that connects...

Ohh wow! No, I actually never made that connects at all, not even in the slightest! Now that you mention it, maybe I need to paint it a different color! This star is just purely a decorative southern...
Forum: showroom 06-21-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 19,968
Posted By Old Iron
Shoot, I have been spending way too much time on...

Shoot, I have been spending way too much time on Volvader, Old Iron needs some love in this thread! Full tune-up and suspension upgrades in the works!

Shoot, I still have all this stuff waiting to...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,746
Posted By Old Iron
Thanks, still not nearly as clean as your red 244!

Thanks, still not nearly as clean as your red 244!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,746
Posted By Old Iron
I live in southern DE, originally a Long Island...

I live in southern DE, originally a Long Island Native growing up on the gold coast. Met a Sussex County Girl. In Sussex County DE, everyone thinks they are in the deep south. When we bought this...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Ya, the tube on this particular car seems to be...

Ya, the tube on this particular car seems to be rotted away which is allowing water to pour right through! I was almost ready to wast money on a windsheild repair in error until I really started...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-20-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,746
Posted By Old Iron
Volvader is really coming along!

Last weekend I had a little extra time, so I swapped on a really nice matching hood and drivers door I had gotten last year. The results were incredible, I wish I had the room in my "Old Iron" to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Ohh you know what, you are right. The overdrive...

Ohh you know what, you are right. The overdrive has some kind of issue that I have not looked into yet. The overdrive relay makes a horrible buzz when plugged in, it's actually unplugged right now! I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Question 3: Why are people dumb asses........

Question 3:

Why are people dumb asses..... see below! Looks like someone cut the hose which goes from exterior metal coolant line on the passenger side of the engine bay around the back side of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
Question 2: Ok, since I got the car running...

Question 2:

Ok, since I got the car running really good besides solving the transmission issue of it not shifting into 3rd, I took out the interior to swap in a nicer one and clean while I was at...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 982
Posted By Old Iron
1990 + 240 - Mountain of issues.....no, more like Ant Hill

Question 1:

Car is running great, but it does no seam like the automatic transmission is shifting into third gear, it should shift by 60 MPH, but doesn't. RPM's just keeping increasing past...
Forum: showroom 06-20-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 15,683
Posted By Old Iron
Coming along nicely, "again"! Are you working on...

Coming along nicely, "again"! Are you working on the car at work, where are you working these days!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2015, 11:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,445
Posted By Old Iron
Ya, we'll have to talk! Would be perfect if it...

Ya, we'll have to talk! Would be perfect if it was for a 245! Haha!
Forum: events 06-07-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,520
Posted By Old Iron
How is this 240, is it still around I hope!?

How is this 240, is it still around I hope!?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,445
Posted By Old Iron
Coming along great, this car absolutely deserves...

Coming along great, this car absolutely deserves that plus T. Its been through the best stage zero the car could have possibly gone through, and now turbo time!

Great work, keep it up!

I need...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-06-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 6,601
Posted By Old Iron
What kind of prep work did you do on this trim...

What kind of prep work did you do on this trim before the plasti-dip? How is it holding up after a year, one summer and one winter later!?
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