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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-31-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By Mbeas96
After we put my engine together, including the...

After we put my engine together, including the return hose, we found threads suggesting to cut the hose shorter. To help in staying unclogged.

I could see how it would help as the hose gets...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
Oh and btw. The Do it your self ceramic coating I...

Oh and btw. The Do it your self ceramic coating I used, is already is burning off. Maybe if I sanded/blasted the rust completely off and primed it it would've stuck better.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2020, 04:45 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
I always tend to think the worst. Especially when...

I always tend to think the worst. Especially when I do things myself. I took a peek under the car. I ran it for probably 10 minutes, idling, with me under it and no obvious drips occured, but it is...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2020, 02:01 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
Quickly put everything back together and was...

Quickly put everything back together and was looking around the engine bay, it seems the oil filler cap is leaking profusely. It is a Volvo brand seal, but It has 60k miles. Then....I'm pretty sure...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
Meh, cars been a headache recently. It started...

Meh, cars been a headache recently. It started with my 012 AMM wanting to grenade my motor by not enriching in boost. At all. So I decided, while I find another 012, I'll stick the 016 back in. So I...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 204
Posted By Mbeas96
What's an alarm without an alarm?

What's an alarm without an alarm?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-27-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 451
Posted By Mbeas96
I guess I didn't mention, but I pulled the...

I guess I didn't mention, but I pulled the battery before swapping them. Drove for about 30 miles before trying to boost.

Last night I swapped the fuel injectors back to the t5s for now. I don't...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 451
Posted By Mbeas96
It seems the boost enrichment issue is down to...

It seems the boost enrichment issue is down to the 012. I've put the 016 back on along with the green giants. And it definitely enriches. Too much I'd say, shooting quickly below 10, makes the engine...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2020, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 451
Posted By Mbeas96
I'll definitely shoot you a pm, interested in...

I'll definitely shoot you a pm, interested in seeing different chip options anyways. They are not your chips.

They are the all green body 42lbs? Injectors from the s60r, I only chose these as...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-25-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 451
Posted By Mbeas96
No Boost Enrichment? 012, s60r injectors, 19t

My car is - 1990 745 lh2.4, 012 AMM, s60r 42lb injectors, 19t, 3" open exhaust, chipped 9xx series fuel computer, stock black box ezk (no chip) AEM UEGO wide and o2

I have only driven ~100 miles...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-25-2020, 03:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
That what it seems. I had already acquired the...

That what it seems. I had already acquired the rebuild kit and bigger compressor wheel, so I went for it.

I can't say the turbine was covered in oil, but there were definitely wet spots in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-24-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
Update - No more smoke out the exhaust and there...

Update - No more smoke out the exhaust and there does not seem to be any more oil loss. Roughly 70 miles on the rebuilt 16t-19t conversion
Forum: projects & restorations 05-21-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
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Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 666
Posted By Mbeas96
Damn

Damn
Forum: projects & restorations 05-21-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
Man, do I feel like a noob. It was right in front...

Man, do I feel like a noob. It was right in front of my face.

What's up with people splicing wires when installing an o2?

The Mustang/aftermarket one doesn't come with a connector and has to...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
And just so pictures show on page 5....I had a...

And just so pictures show on page 5....I had a difficult time getting number 4 injector to seal against the fuel rail. Brand new o rings, so I'm not sure why, but regardless, I recieved 5 s60r...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
Ya know i forgot to mention. It's loud as ****. A...

Ya know i forgot to mention. It's loud as ****. A throaty turbo tractor. I wonder what WOT sounds like. I almost died laughing when i first started it.

For the time being I'll get a long 3" pipe...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
Okay, so back to the turbo rebuild...I say it...

Okay, so back to the turbo rebuild...I say it went smoothly, but in the end I thought the wheels didn't turn freely enough. They spun without hitting or rubbing anything, but as soon as I let go they...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
I used a bfh to gain some clearance at the end of...

I used a bfh to gain some clearance at the end of the downpipe. Here's a better picture.
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Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,245
Posted By Mbeas96
Lh2.4 constantly tries to keep 14.7 at idle so...

Lh2.4 constantly tries to keep 14.7 at idle so 14.4 is just about perfect.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By Mbeas96
When my ezk failed it was a crank no start, it...

When my ezk failed it was a crank no start, it would sputter to life once in 50 cranks, might drive ten feet might drive 200, but never stayed running. Pops out the engine bay area and spark would...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
The only reason I say they assumed I had a rhd...

The only reason I say they assumed I had a rhd car is because it's on the drivers side. I agree with not having a reference to see where it would clear, but LHD drivers side has really no room...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-18-2020, 10:28 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
Cured the manifold and exhaust housing in the...

Cured the manifold and exhaust housing in the oven last night. Hopefully this stuff actually sticks, I used VHT header paint. It's supposed to be a ceramic coating that can withstand intermittent...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
That's crazy. Would you say it is because it...

That's crazy. Would you say it is because it needs to be cleaned? If not, why would it start to smoke now and not before?

I'm all for changing to a more factory style airbox, but my intercooler...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
Really? Too late, turbo is already apart and...

Really?

Too late, turbo is already apart and at the machine shop. It had some torn orings and alot of play.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2020, 08:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
A spectre cone filter. It was on the car when I...

A spectre cone filter. It was on the car when I bought it ~3 years ago.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-16-2020, 07:41 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
Keep working along...wrapped the top half of the...

Keep working along...wrapped the top half of the downpipe in titanium fiber glass exhaust wrap. I hate that stuff. But it's done.
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Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
I didn't get as much done today as I wanted, but...

I didn't get as much done today as I wanted, but I ended up running around all day with the family. I did get to break down the 16T and drop it off to a local machine shop.
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
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Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2020, 11:06 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-12-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
I'll definitely check it out. When I put in the...

I'll definitely check it out. When I put in the 16T 60k miles ago, it had in/out play, not excessive, but there. Hardly if any side to side, back then.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-12-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
I had a mazda speed 3 recently that was suspect...

I had a mazda speed 3 recently that was suspect of a "blown" turbo. It burned oil the same way this car does, except it was drastically more oil. And more smoke.

The car drank oil and started...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-12-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 909
Posted By Mbeas96
Smokey smokey

Car specs; 90 745, 16t. sbabbs fuel chips, t5 injectors, npr IC, 20psi

I didn't want to resort to posting here, but I need/want real people opinions/answers.

I'm burning oil. 90% sure. No drops...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2020, 07:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,896
Posted By Mbeas96
What a nice guy white855t is. Seriously...

What a nice guy white855t is.

Seriously though, if your trying post on a phone off Flickr or imgur, (2 I've used) it's actually really terrible.

Following because 7 series are awesome.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
One week left until vacation, which will consist...

One week left until vacation, which will consist of fixing a power steering leak/adjusting the steering box on the Jeep, timing belt/water pump (hopefully) on the Honda, and last but certainly not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-01-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,490
Posted By Mbeas96
Lol don't feel too bad...not to long ago I left a...

Lol don't feel too bad...not to long ago I left a crank holder tool on my 09 accord. Broke my pulley. Before that I left a breaker bar on the volvo...luckily it loosened the crank bolt....

I've...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-01-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 656
Posted By Mbeas96
After sitting for a couple years, when it was...

After sitting for a couple years, when it was finally time to start the rebuilt engine, my brother and I took coil wire off of distributor and removed fuel pump fuse. Crank for a couple secs, replace...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-26-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,163
Posted By Mbeas96
I'm curious to see what is "recommended" no...

I'm curious to see what is "recommended" no doubt they are better all around.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
I'm very excited about it. As of now I am just...

I'm very excited about it. As of now I am just waiting to have a few days to not be bothered that t he volvo is apart. Hopefully the machine shop can have it turned around rather quickly.

The...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-14-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
And just to note...for reference down the...

And just to note...for reference down the road...54,363 miles since the engine swap, 255,613 is the total mileage on the rest of the car and trans. Still going strong. Hopefully faster soon too.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-14-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,161
Posted By Mbeas96
Lol can't blame for trying....ya never did...

Lol can't blame for trying....ya never did actually specify which vehicle you're talking about

But really just posting for future info. I really like 140s
Forum: projects & restorations 04-13-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 36,988
Posted By Mbeas96
During this while COVID19....pandemic? I ended up...

During this while COVID19....pandemic? I ended up getting sick with a regular, run of the mill baterial infection of some sort. Since, coughing and sore throat are covid symptoms, I had to get tested...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-03-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,369
Posted By Mbeas96
So, i held off on posting my solution until i was...

So, i held off on posting my solution until i was for sure..

tl;dr...ezk computer failed/was failing gold box 214

Originally symptoms showed failed ect
Very hard cold starting, but would...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 02-25-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,807
Posted By Mbeas96
I assume it's so if there's any tug on the wire...

I assume it's so if there's any tug on the wire it won't disrupt the resistor.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,448
Posted By Mbeas96
I'm hoping for more like 300whp with that ^^ setup

I'm hoping for more like 300whp with that ^^ setup
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,418
Posted By Mbeas96
Lol like the guy that booby trapped his shed with...

Lol like the guy that booby trapped his shed with a shotgun to catch his neighbor...then ended up in jail because apparently you can't do that
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2020, 11:42 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 32,240
Posted By Mbeas96
Careful...I believe it is possible to blow out...

Careful...I believe it is possible to blow out seals with enough pressure. Blowing the RMS out would suck.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-07-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,489
Posted By Mbeas96
My 563 ecu failed, but the only symptoms were a...

My 563 ecu failed, but the only symptoms were a misfire randomly during cruise and a hesitation coming off idle. I also replaced with a 954 ecu and it fixed my issues.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-31-2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,964
Posted By Mbeas96
Some even have a 2 year warrenty!! ;-)

Some even have a 2 year warrenty!! ;-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-17-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,003
Posted By Mbeas96
Sounds earily like my problem that was quickly...

Sounds earily like my problem that was quickly turned to my wasted spark install......spark and injector pulse but no start. Post a result if found please.
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