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Forum: projects & restorations Today, 01:04 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By hiperfauto
Yep, completely different rear section in '74. ...

Yep, completely different rear section in '74.

Actually, all 140/164's had the option of a mid mount hand brake. A kit was available to convert them. Of course, it's NLA.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-14-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 231
Posted By hiperfauto
'90 should have the cartridge style bearing and...

'90 should have the cartridge style bearing and hub assembly in which case it gets torqued to 74 ft lbs (100 Nm) + 45°.

If it has the traditional inner and outer wheel bearings then torque it to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2018, 11:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 686
Posted By hiperfauto
Head gasket blown between 1 and 2?

Head gasket blown between 1 and 2?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By hiperfauto
You don't know about the Wayback Machine? ...

You don't know about the Wayback Machine?

https://web.archive.org/web/20170325060007/http://www-ese.fnal.gov/People/wilcer/volvo_trailing_arm_bushing_tool.htm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 261
Posted By hiperfauto
You can rent the real deal for $50. ...

You can rent the real deal for $50.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=300738&highlight=trailing
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 239
Posted By hiperfauto
You'll need everything in this pic and the proper...

You'll need everything in this pic and the proper ball joints if they were changed to manual steering ball joints when the manual rack was done.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
Any B20 rod from a 6 bolt crank engine ('69-''73)...

Any B20 rod from a 6 bolt crank engine ('69-''73) will work. Except for the additional material added, it has the same dimensions as the B18 rod. Just make sure the rods are matched in weight as I've...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By hiperfauto
We've had to get Volvo to reinstate several part...

We've had to get Volvo to reinstate several part numbers that were discontinued even though they still have stock in Sweden. GCP shows that there's 90 of them currently in stock.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 569
Posted By hiperfauto
No, the tabs on the clip fit into the rectangular...

No, the tabs on the clip fit into the rectangular holes in the circuit board. It just snaps into place.

http://hiperformanceautoservice.com/images/240SpeedometerConnector.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 364
Posted By hiperfauto
AN size are in 16ths of an inch. -12 = 12/16 =...

AN size are in 16ths of an inch. -12 = 12/16 = ¾"
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 628
Posted By hiperfauto
You can still get them new and they aren't that...

You can still get them new and they aren't that expensive.

http://212.247.61.152/us/main.aspx?page=articlelist&requery=1&searchstr=3540084&searchfld=
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 569
Posted By hiperfauto
The late 240 speedometer is set up to accept the...

The late 240 speedometer is set up to accept the clip, so I imagine it's supposed to have it.

You've probably never come across a cluster that hasn't been removed before.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 569
Posted By hiperfauto
:nod:

:nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2018, 08:25 PM
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Views: 217
Posted By hiperfauto
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=54968...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5496899&postcount=5
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2018, 08:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 569
Posted By hiperfauto
The tabs are designed to break when it's removed....

The tabs are designed to break when it's removed. If you're really careful, you may be able to unbend them enough to get it off without breaking them.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 569
Posted By hiperfauto
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=56395...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5639558&postcount=12
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By hiperfauto
3/8"-16 x ¾".

3/8"-16 x ¾".
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 473
Posted By hiperfauto
The small saddle on those compressors is sketchy....

The small saddle on those compressors is sketchy. The Volvo tools have a double saddle.

http://hiperformanceautoservice.com/images/240StrutService.jpg

Like most spring compressors of that type,...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2018, 12:55 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
Trust me, it's not. You can cut the spring...

Trust me, it's not.

You can cut the spring seats a little deeper into the head if you want to reduce the seat pressure but be careful, there isn't a lot of room before you hit a water jacket.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2018, 12:43 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
With Isky so close, I've never really looked at...

With Isky so close, I've never really looked at what other cam grinders have to offer so I really can't comment on KG Trimning's stuff although I hear it's good.

Isky will grind a custom cam as...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
I'd recommend the Z-322. Any bigger and you'll...

I'd recommend the Z-322. Any bigger and you'll have a lumpy idle and no power in the lower rpm range with stock displacement. Raise the static compression ratio to 10.5:1 to achieve a dynamic ratio...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
What are you using for induction, carbs? If so,...

What are you using for induction, carbs? If so, which ones.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-09-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,372
Posted By hiperfauto
There's your problem. The shaft and gear...

There's your problem. The shaft and gear shouldn't come apart.

Looks like Ken has what you need.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
What are your plans for this engine? Is it for a...

What are your plans for this engine? Is it for a daily driver? What you're going to do with it depends on which cam you choose. Also, larger displacement engines can use more cam.

Isky 625/626...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-09-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,372
Posted By hiperfauto
I think the shaft is coming out of the plastic...

I think the shaft is coming out of the plastic gear. That's the only reason I can think of why the shaft would be sticking out so far. It would also explain why the speedo doesn't work if the shaft...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By hiperfauto
The fittings are ½"-20 SAE flare (45°).

The fittings are ½"-20 SAE flare (45°).
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By hiperfauto
The 1981 New Car Features greenbook has a nice...

The 1981 New Car Features greenbook has a nice diagram.

http://hiperformanceautoservice.com/images/OilCoolerThermostatOperation.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
Are they a higher ratio than stock? As with any...

Are they a higher ratio than stock? As with any high lift cam, you'd need to check V-P clearance (especially if the head has been milled) and make sure the springs aren't binding.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
Iskenderian added 3 cam profiles to their lineup...

Iskenderian added 3 cam profiles to their lineup of pushrod cams for Volvo a few years ago, the Z series. They are of a newer design and run tighter valve clearances (except for the super competition...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 253
Posted By hiperfauto
Check the condition of the u-joints and giubo as...

Check the condition of the u-joints and giubo as well as the carrier bushing/bearing. Also, make sure the 2 halves of the drive shaft are properly aligned (in phase). If everything checks out, the...
Forum: showroom 07-06-2018, 12:56 AM
Replies: 2,365
Views: 722,529
Posted By hiperfauto
Time to update this thread with some NOS stuff...

Time to update this thread with some NOS stuff that I've acquired recently.

Got a right 242 door skin and a left 242 door shell. They have a few dings, scratches and some surface rust from being...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By hiperfauto
I would consider renting the tool for a modest...

I would consider renting the tool for a modest fee but I'd want a deposit to ensure it's return. It's an OE Volvo tool, not one of the cheap aftermarket ones.

Besides the crank pulley tool, which...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
One can only assume so. The pulley was actually...

One can only assume so. The pulley was actually updated twice from 418254 to 460516 to 460783.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
I don't think so. Crank pulleys interchange...

I don't think so. Crank pulleys interchange between all B18/B20 engines. The pulley with holes is just an updated part. It first appears in the '67-'72 140 parts catalog
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2018, 01:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 612
Posted By hiperfauto
If you're adjusting the pinion angle, consider...

If you're adjusting the pinion angle, consider dropping it down 1°-2° from the spec's to compensate for axle twist under acceleration.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 612
Posted By hiperfauto
Spicer has an online calculator to determine the...

Spicer has an online calculator to determine the correct drive line angles.

https://spicerparts.com/calculators/driveline-operating-angle-calculator

Tremec has an app for that.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
If you can't get to the flywheel to count the...

If you can't get to the flywheel to count the number of bolts check the size of the crank pulley bolt. 6 bolt cranks use a standard bolt with a 13/16" hex. 8 bolt cranks use a metric bolt with a 22mm...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
Are you sure? How many bolts hold the flywheel...

Are you sure? How many bolts hold the flywheel onto the crank?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 429
Posted By hiperfauto
Yeah, that's the one. ...

Yeah, that's the one.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=4841878&postcount=7
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
No, he didn't specify the year of the engine...

No, he didn't specify the year of the engine although the crank/rods can be swapped into any year block.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
The F gasket is .039" compressed. The B18...

The F gasket is .039" compressed.

The B18 rods are notoriously weak. 6 bolt B20 rods are reinforced in the problem area and aren't a problem under 6500 rpm. 8 bolt B20 rods can be swapped for M...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
The E head gasket has a compressed thickness of...

The E head gasket has a compressed thickness of .028".
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
Yes, have the block decked to 0. 123...

Yes, have the block decked to 0.

123 ignition has a nice self contained distributor programmable via a USB and laptop for the B18/B20 engine.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,745
Posted By hiperfauto
Which cam are planning on using? The lift of the...

Which cam are planning on using? The lift of the cam will determine which springs are suitable. They must have enough seat pressure at the desired installed height and not bind the coils at max lift....
Forum: projects & restorations 07-02-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 541
Views: 72,824
Posted By hiperfauto
:e-shrug: They're both still available from...

:e-shrug:

They're both still available from the dealer. Tasca sells them for 25% off list price which is a better price than I get as a wholesale customer from my local Volvo dealer. That's just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,372
Posted By hiperfauto
Can you post a pic?

Can you post a pic?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,372
Posted By hiperfauto
Is there a piece of cable broken off inside the...

Is there a piece of cable broken off inside the speedometer gear?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2018, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By hiperfauto
The last one we did was ~$1160. That included new...

The last one we did was ~$1160. That included new lay and main shaft bearings, synchros, shift dogs and springs for the trans and a reseal for the overdrive. The bearings in the overdrive rarely need...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2018, 09:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 463
Posted By hiperfauto
That's because the cast line on the cam gear is...

That's because the cast line on the cam gear is not the timing mark. When both the cam and crank keys are straight up is when the timing marks will be aligned. There should be a punch mark on the cam...
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