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Forum: projects & restorations 02-22-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 81,102
Posted By jmc0369
Unfortunately purchases that large have to go...

Unfortunately purchases that large have to go throught the treasurer. ;-)
Forum: projects & restorations 02-22-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 81,102
Posted By jmc0369
Exceptional work. I have a hard time tryig to...

Exceptional work. I have a hard time tryig to keep the lust for a 122 at bay; and then I go and stumble on threads like this. All of it is wonderful.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-09-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 21,858
Posted By jmc0369
That’s what I call illumination!

That’s what I call illumination!
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 333,497
Posted By jmc0369
I really do like all the RWD celicas. Would love...

I really do like all the RWD celicas. Would love to put a Volvo five cyl in one.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-23-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 333,497
Posted By jmc0369
I thought a properly designed manual brake system...

I thought a properly designed manual brake system is awesome as it provides several orders of magnitude of leverage with superior pedal feel. I was persuaded by what I’ve read to start collecting...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-05-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 926
Posted By jmc0369
Thank you sir! And now itís here for posterity.

Thank you sir! And now itís here for posterity.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-05-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 926
Posted By jmc0369
Thanks, PCH, Does anyone know the bore...

Thanks, PCH,

Does anyone know the bore diameter of either and or which one is bigger?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-04-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 152,033
Posted By jmc0369
Would love someone to figure out how to rehost...

Would love someone to figure out how to rehost all these damned photobucket pics without the blurriness. DavoS40, Would love if you could repost those pics from a different host. Love the build,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-04-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 926
Posted By jmc0369
B2x crank pulley / B230 harmonic balancer

Does the B23 crank pulley have the same bore diameter as the B230 harmonic balancer?

I remember Nathan used a Toyota 7M harmonic balancer when he converted to serp driven accesories. I see the...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-04-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 80,659
Posted By jmc0369
Lankku, Great build and I know we all...

Lankku,
Great build and I know we all appreciate your diligence in recording your efforts for the benefit of the community.

Do you think you sould have enough room to build a bottom mount turbo...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-21-2019, 10:00 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 16,038
Posted By jmc0369
Nice work. Looking forward to seeing it all...

Nice work. Looking forward to seeing it all properly lifted. If I could convince the Mrs. I'd ditch the Tacoma for a lifted 245 or 965.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-20-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,073
Posted By jmc0369
Thanks, I somewhere along the way thought you...

Thanks, I somewhere along the way thought you went to rubber in the front position of your trailing arm. Iíd like to do this like Ben did with his hybrid torque rods.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,073
Posted By jmc0369
Which ends did you use that take a rubber...

Which ends did you use that take a rubber bushing? Is that a commonly available replacement part?

I did see ridetech's R-joint hybrid that looks appealing as well.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-13-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 617
Views: 240,705
Posted By jmc0369
Thank you! It chaps my ass what photobucket...

Thank you! It chaps my ass what photobucket single handedly has done to the Internet. All those threads across the whole of the web that laid out so many great how-toís, completely wrecked. I know...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-03-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 13,761
Posted By jmc0369
Yeah, I was by no means suggesting anything than...

Yeah, I was by no means suggesting anything than what you are doing. I didn't even know about those Busso 3.2 until I came across one in the yard and marveled at its beauty. Thing was spotless. I...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-03-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 13,761
Posted By jmc0369
Yeah, because of the 5pot noise my other...

Yeah, because of the 5pot noise my other suggestions are moot. Unless Bertone; those cars need the Alfa Busso as they also sound wonderful (and are an absolutely visually stunning motor).
Forum: projects & restorations 11-03-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 13,761
Posted By jmc0369
Black with all the chrome/stainless trim sure...

Black with all the chrome/stainless trim sure looks nice. I really like your score. The only non-Volov motor swap I ever considered was to replace a PRV with either a Ford Cyclone 3.7 v6 (60*, 305...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-25-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,350
Posted By jmc0369
I have mocked up and sourced all the parts to do...

I have mocked up and sourced all the parts to do a similar passenger mount.


There is a hole in the pseudo frame rail just above where the k-member. All I can gather is there is indent from a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-30-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,964
Posted By jmc0369
I sure thought I put 245. The 80/81 line of...

I sure thought I put 245. The 80/81 line of demarcation, and I figure the sheet metal differs.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-30-2019, 12:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,964
Posted By jmc0369
Wagon early taillight interchange

Can late tail lights fit early wagons or is the quarter metal formed in such a way they will not mate?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 67,881
Posted By jmc0369
If thatís a concern the same could be...

If thatís a concern the same could be accomplished with Ford ranger pulleys and a 130 amp ford alternator and 2 separate belts.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-30-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 67,881
Posted By jmc0369
I think there is a general sex appeal as well as...

I think there is a general sex appeal as well as it being more quiet than the v belt configuration. I know itís been stated how to remedy the squeaks, but then sex appeal 🤪
Forum: performance & modifications 07-30-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 67,881
Posted By jmc0369
Not here, but started investigating and pinned...

Not here, but started investigating and pinned down part numbers for a 2 belt / Ford 3G alternator option as well. Right now not torquing on the redblock though:
Forum: performance & modifications 07-30-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,546
Posted By jmc0369
I could see where cutting up the existing pan and...

I could see where cutting up the existing pan and possibly adding volume to the front section plus the rear pan mods might be the easiest solution. All that Iíd have to have farmed out, but I think...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,546
Posted By jmc0369
That was a lot of helpful info. Lets me know...

That was a lot of helpful info. Lets me know there aren't any outright showstoppers in respect to the oil pan (not that dry sumping could be a workaround otherwise). I appreciate it, Alex.

Some...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2019, 01:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,546
Posted By jmc0369
Front sump whiteblock

I'm investigating the general feasibility of dropping a Volvo five-pot into some vintage Japanese iron, specifically Kali pre=smog (<76), RWD Toyota or Datsun. As a side note I am hopeful that the...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-23-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 88,399
Posted By jmc0369
Another amazing build shaping up. I am...

Another amazing build shaping up. I am especially interested in the E36 strut swap. i NOTICED There is a D24 on craigslist in the LA area (I'm in San Diego).
Forum: projects & restorations 06-18-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1,012
Views: 333,497
Posted By jmc0369
Great build. I love the subdued engine bay. And...

Great build. I love the subdued engine bay. And I'm excited to see/hear how the BW works out. I always like hearing what Duder has to say and take seriously his prescription for the 3067 for our...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-26-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 413
Views: 232,382
Posted By jmc0369
Truly Magnificent!

Truly Magnificent!
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,478
Posted By jmc0369
Yeah, I enjoyed that thread. Granted allot was...

Yeah, I enjoyed that thread. Granted allot was lost in translation 😜
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 59,988
Posted By jmc0369
emailed!

emailed!
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,478
Posted By jmc0369
I was dreading going back through all that again....

I was dreading going back through all that again. I did switch the translator to Norwegian and indeed some words changed "tracks' became 'grooves" when speaking of the Singh grooves and I got lucky...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,478
Posted By jmc0369
John, You were right about it being from...

John,

You were right about it being from the web site posted on page one. I went thru all 38 pages translating probably 70% of those posts. :wtf:

Funny to see them crack on politicians and...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,478
Posted By jmc0369
http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c352/142volvo/PI...

http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c352/142volvo/PICT0123.jpg

http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c352/142volvo/PICT0123.jpg

Some pics of a 530 cc from on that Swedish site.

This particular guy...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,478
Posted By jmc0369
also a recurrent use of the words cream and peak...

also a recurrent use of the words cream and peak are losing me.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,478
Posted By jmc0369
From the Swedish site. What is comb? ". My...

From the Swedish site. What is comb?

". My suction I run a relatively gentle comb on, and has 12.2: 1 in compression, where even the dynamic mandrel is higher than the engine had geometrically...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,478
Posted By jmc0369
Holy moly. 12 pages in from the beginning plus I...

Holy moly. 12 pages in from the beginning plus I stated at page 20something. Lots of info and kind of fun to see the Swedes pick at each other's ideas. I hadn't seen a discussion of compression...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2019, 10:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,393
Posted By jmc0369
Posted via Mobile Device

Posted via Mobile Device
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,439
Posted By jmc0369
No your right, I did read it though, just forgot...

No your right, I did read it though, just forgot about the forged rods. He has several videos and does respond to inquiries. Has a different turbo now as he killed the s200 with the wrong oil...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 12,439
Posted By jmc0369
The BW S256 was mentioned here. Will be nice...

The BW S256 was mentioned here. Will be nice when we have more brickers post experiences with it.

https://youtu.be/gDRsSPAhbkE

This guy has one. Stock bottom 390+ hp
Forum: projects & restorations 04-01-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 755
Views: 247,188
Posted By jmc0369
I really appreciate your efforts and cataloging...

I really appreciate your efforts and cataloging this endeavor.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-19-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 317,230
Posted By jmc0369
I prefer the subie blue. In fact considered it...

I prefer the subie blue. In fact considered it my self. I find myself wanting a lifted 240 spec’d Overland style painted in the muted industrial colors like Jeep, Ford, Subie and a few others are...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2019, 12:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,640
Posted By jmc0369
You could always just pick a muffler you know you...

You could always just pick a muffler you know you generally like on another similar 4cyl and a resonator if you like, and take it to a muffler shop and have them install. I've wondered what a...
Forum: website & board 02-17-2019, 02:47 AM
Replies: 249
Views: 56,606
Posted By jmc0369
Sent! I appreciate the resource that is...

Sent!

I appreciate the resource that is Turbobricks!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-15-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 11,210
Posted By jmc0369
I looked for Wurth spray grease. Which product...

I looked for Wurth spray grease. Which product do you use?
Forum: projects & restorations 02-14-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 30,937
Posted By jmc0369
Ok, and no reason it couldnít go into production....

Ok, and no reason it couldnít go into production. Quiet different the Swede headers.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-14-2019, 12:42 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 30,937
Posted By jmc0369
Well itís a pretty unit. And since STS has one...

Well itís a pretty unit. And since STS has one in hand.... sounds like that header design could rise from the ashes and be in the market again!
Forum: projects & restorations 02-13-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 30,937
Posted By jmc0369
You guys gonna be doing a production run of those...

You guys gonna be doing a production run of those headers? That alone might inspire more NA builds. ��
Forum: showroom 02-07-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 3,822
Views: 3,129,571
Posted By jmc0369
Pics of said Mannes 245/164 and the lint to the...

Pics of said Mannes 245/164 and the lint to the thread on T-bricks.

http://oi58.tinypic.com/208bn6t.jpg

From here
https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=302766&page=4
Forum: showroom 02-07-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3,822
Views: 3,129,571
Posted By jmc0369
I donít think you can ďmatchĒ them perfectly as...

I donít think you can ďmatchĒ them perfectly as the rear would have to start the flare pretty much at or just below the belt line. Maybe possible with the 2 door; then I donít think it would be more...
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