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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:20 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By dl242gt
The piece tha rotates with the handle has the...

The piece tha rotates with the handle has the gear drive inside it. Which you feel is loose and worn out. The arms that fit into the window slides are all part of what you have to replace. It's held...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 100
Posted By dl242gt
There were old american cars that used that pin...

There were old american cars that used that pin type setup. Check for 60s-70s american car applications. I would also check 70s-80s Italian car applications.

If that doesn't work. I would check...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 108
Posted By dl242gt
The lock actuator can seize if the little rubber...

The lock actuator can seize if the little rubber seal boot gets compromised. They are in the bottom of the door and have a rod that connects them to the rod on the door button. You should be able to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 77
Posted By dl242gt
I would suggest spend a bit of time on some of...

I would suggest spend a bit of time on some of the known 240 weird stuff. Like old fuses in the fusebox. Clean up the fuse box and use new brass and copper fuses.

Check stuff like the ground...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 12:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 215
Posted By dl242gt
Yes, you need to have 12v applied through a bulb...

Yes, you need to have 12v applied through a bulb to the D+ terminal to 'excite' the alternator into charging. If you want an easy test. Head to a local auto store like an autozone. They have an...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 282
Posted By dl242gt
I'm still using my LM-1. Still using the same...

I'm still using my LM-1. Still using the same sensor on it. Bulky but effective with lots of useful outputs.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By dl242gt
Ok, I measured from the pivot to the middle of...

Ok, I measured from the pivot to the middle of the pedal. That is 14.5". From the pivot to the end of the bracket which bolts to the firewall is about 3.75". Note that the location where the pushrod...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2019, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By dl242gt
I have a pedal cluster in the garage. Will get a...

I have a pedal cluster in the garage. Will get a rough measurement for you. As far as I know the booster is a single diaphragm Bendix uniit.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 319
Posted By dl242gt
Volvo knew about the sensitivity and used cushy...

Volvo knew about the sensitivity and used cushy bushings to help. The problem with them is that they failed sooner causing the same or other problems. So they came out with the solid rear control arm...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-19-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 154
Posted By dl242gt
I presume you are referring to a 91-93 240 since...

I presume you are referring to a 91-93 240 since you are saying that an amp is behind the ashtray. You have to remove the center console section. There are two extra T25 screws at the top of the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-18-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 215
Posted By dl242gt
The new regulators I am referring to whether...

The new regulators I am referring to whether Denso or Bosch have a 14.6 set point. The Bosch one I use is made by HUCO. The Denso is generic. I just look at the venders for a 14.6 set point one for...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-18-2019, 11:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 359
Posted By dl242gt
For warm start issues a lot of people overlook...

For warm start issues a lot of people overlook the accumulator. It helps a lot with hot starting after the car has been sitting turned off. Anywhere from about 20 minutes to about 40 minutes is the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-18-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 642
Posted By dl242gt
I've had cams where the stamping is so lightly...

I've had cams where the stamping is so lightly done it's very hard to see the marking. On aftermarket cams they still marked it in the same place as volvo. At least the enem and early IPD turbo cams...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 229
Posted By dl242gt
Except for your' car. Which will dump the oil...

Except for your' car. Which will dump the oil that is in the block above the oil filter. The oil filter has an anti drainback valve so everything above the oil filter will still have oil for startup....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 168
Posted By dl242gt
You basically need a power and ground wire. A...

You basically need a power and ground wire. A lighting supply wire. Then the various hookups for the gauges. A voltmeter will just use the power wire.
The oil pressure uses a 5bar=80spi VDO sender....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 202
Posted By dl242gt
A die grinder is smaller and will fit in the...

A die grinder is smaller and will fit in the space easier with a cutting wheell on it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 395
Posted By dl242gt
Now Volvos pulse air system was another exhaust...

Now Volvos pulse air system was another exhaust cleanup system but it's not egr.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 395
Posted By dl242gt
A 951 is n/a LH2.4 like what is in my 93 245 non...

A 951 is n/a LH2.4 like what is in my 93 245 non egr 49 state car. I don't know about that 933 but I also have a 937 ecu which is from an LH2.4 non egr 49 state turbo.

The inert gas introduced by...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 215
Posted By dl242gt
I'm not sure what you are trying to measure or...

I'm not sure what you are trying to measure or setup. I've never done the Ford mod because you can also get adjustable VR and high set point regulators for the Bosch alternators.

I've changed two...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 359
Posted By dl242gt
A simple and very effective method would be to do...

A simple and very effective method would be to do what Volvo did with the B21ET. That is a kjet basic engine and made 155hp. It used a control pressure regulator that has a boost enrichment section...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By dl242gt
The factory painted trim fits on the turn signal...

The factory painted trim fits on the turn signal parking lights. But the headlights have to have the extra pieces of plastic trimmed so the trim lays flat and then they can be glued on to the ecode...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,194
Posted By dl242gt
With 13 out of 18 threads used. If the nut is...

With 13 out of 18 threads used. If the nut is tight enough. That should be fine.

Are you replacing the tie rod and the tie rod ends? Then just remove the boot and take them both off together. If...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 140
Posted By dl242gt
I prefer pressure bleeding. Been using a motive...

I prefer pressure bleeding. Been using a motive power bleeder for many years.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,194
Posted By dl242gt
When my abs struts were stuck like that. I bought...

When my abs struts were stuck like that. I bought a nice set from voluparts in GA.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,194
Posted By dl242gt
Soaking time is helpful. The longer the strut has...

Soaking time is helpful. The longer the strut has time to sit and let the penetrant seep into the threads. The better. that hook spanner that Art mentioned will fit into that nut but the pipe wrench...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 482
Posted By dl242gt
The injector driver transistors in the ecu can be...

The injector driver transistors in the ecu can be damaged from trying to run them without a ballast resistor on the low impedance injectors.


Try a noid light on the injector connector. Then you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2019, 12:10 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,194
Posted By dl242gt
That is way too big to see but the crusty stuff I...

That is way too big to see but the crusty stuff I do see is what we get over here in brine land.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 11:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 482
Posted By dl242gt
You won't have spark if you fouled the plugs. You...

You won't have spark if you fouled the plugs. You can clean and regap them or just replace.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 11:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 278
Posted By dl242gt
I have witnessed the bumper falling off. On a...

I have witnessed the bumper falling off. On a friends 90 244. The rowdy boys hanging out with a friends daughter jumped on the rear bumper and it ripped right off the car. My friend used racer tape...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 572
Posted By dl242gt
Good find. I hope that sorted it out.

Good find. I hope that sorted it out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 11:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By dl242gt
Happy rolling.

Happy rolling.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 295
Posted By dl242gt
There are three lifting eyes on the engine. You...

There are three lifting eyes on the engine. You attache a chain to each one of them. The front one is on the thermostat housing. The rear one is on the last two bolts of the intake manifold, the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,194
Posted By dl242gt
Look out if the gland nuts are the spot welded...

Look out if the gland nuts are the spot welded together ones. Like on KYB for example. When using the pipe wrench on them you can rip the top spot welded part right off. Then you need an air chisel...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-14-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 166
Posted By dl242gt
You can tell what type the rack is from the...

You can tell what type the rack is from the boots. A ZF rack uses rubber washers for the end of the boot to clamp to. The CAM type rack uses clamps directly on the tie rod. There is also a data plate...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 482
Posted By dl242gt
If you kept the battery connected when swapping...

If you kept the battery connected when swapping the computers. You may have zapped something is another thought.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 201
Posted By dl242gt
We just had a thread where Art detailed making...

We just had a thread where Art detailed making sure that the throttle switch actually made and breaks. Even though it clicks it has to properly open and close the switch. How is the adjustment of the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 482
Posted By dl242gt
I would suggest checking the contacts of the...

I would suggest checking the contacts of the connectors in the ezk or fuel ecu connectors. It's easy to push a pin back in the connectors and that could make the car not start.

The connectors in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,552
Posted By dl242gt
That is an acceptable test. The main issue is...

That is an acceptable test. The main issue is probably elsewhere. Probably just got a bit of gas in there from the fuel being in the rail. Make sure you didn't change the plug firing order with all...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 278
Posted By dl242gt
I would stick with the 86-93 wagons for a rear...

I would stick with the 86-93 wagons for a rear bumper. They are all the same.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By dl242gt
On the front suspension. the right side rear...

On the front suspension. the right side rear bushing gets cooked from the exhaust.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By dl242gt
Sometimes the springs make noise when turning....

Sometimes the springs make noise when turning. Also if you have worn out front bushings. The control arm can move around under certain wheel positions. Don't forget ball joints move with the turning...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By dl242gt
it is a lot easier to repair plug threads with...

it is a lot easier to repair plug threads with the ehad off. If the threads are really trashed. A timesert is the best permanent repair. Number four is basically impossible to repair in situ.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 161
Posted By dl242gt
The wheel offset didn't change from a non abs hub...

The wheel offset didn't change from a non abs hub to abs hub. So I would think both parts would interchange. Just one won't have the trigger wheel for the abs sensor. The only wheel offset change I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By dl242gt
It's been a long time since I replaced one. If I...

It's been a long time since I replaced one. If I recall recently sbabbs mentioned something about the bolt orientation following the arrows on the sides. I do recall that you must keep each set of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-13-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By dl242gt
Does this happen with the wheels turned all the...

Does this happen with the wheels turned all the way to the right? That could be the inside of the tire rubbing on the anti sway bar. This will also happen if you are backing up with the wheel turned...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,074
Posted By dl242gt
Good job on finding that elusive open circuit!...

Good job on finding that elusive open circuit! Now you are ready for your vacation to Zell am See!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 956
Posted By dl242gt
That Beck Arnley number is a volvo part number.

That Beck Arnley number is a volvo part number.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,074
Posted By dl242gt
Yes, if it lights up when connected to the...

Yes, if it lights up when connected to the alternator case. then the circuit in the dash is good and the case ground wire on the alternator is good. If it doesn't light. You may have a bad bulb. If...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By dl242gt
it's a different idle switch on the 240 turbos...

it's a different idle switch on the 240 turbos and 82 B21F with CIS but I have experienced that the switch clicks but doesn't actually work anymore. You can use an ohm meter to check that the switch...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,074
Posted By dl242gt
You have to also check that the D+ terminal is at...

You have to also check that the D+ terminal is at ground when the ignition and system is off and when you turn on the key but don't start the car. The D+ provides ground for the 12V that is powering...
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