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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,535
Posted By xactorocker
What does a set of tan mats usually go for?

What does a set of tan mats usually go for?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 12,029
Posted By xactorocker
Mis post sorry

Mis post sorry
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-27-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By xactorocker
Yeah that's what ended up happening. I took it...

Yeah that's what ended up happening. I took it over there they said the wiring must be burnt up somewhere in the harness. I gave into paying for it and not doing it myself its alot of work to find...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,103
Posted By xactorocker
Exclamation A/C stopped working just as temp gauge started being pinned at top

Hey I have a 1985 volvo 245 with the m46 transmission. I am trying to figure out two problems with the car. one is that the temperature gauge has been going up with engine rpms and now is pegged at...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-18-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,447
Posted By xactorocker
hey thank yall for the help I took the trans out...

hey thank yall for the help I took the trans out today. it had a good but of grease in it. I'm going to clean it out replace the oil soaked clutch and replace the input shaft seal and try and see if...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,447
Posted By xactorocker
hey thanks for the response I did not change the...

hey thanks for the response I did not change the main seal when I changed the clutch. thanks for the tip I was measuring the movement the fork had when the clutch was not being pressed so laying...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,701
Posted By xactorocker
wait so the one in my 85 is not stock? weird,...

wait so the one in my 85 is not stock? weird, looks stock. maybe mine already has that kit in it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,447
Posted By xactorocker
Question Clutch Chatter and Slipping.

Hey, this is on an 85 245 m46. And I wanted to see if yall had any ideas about what's going on with my clutch. the symptoms include when I step on it in 3rd gear or over sometimes the trans starts to...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-07-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,121
Posted By xactorocker
Points huh??? that car should have a rotor???

Points huh???
that car should have a rotor???
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2019, 11:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,742
Posted By xactorocker
thanks man was just checking my ideas.

thanks man was just checking my ideas.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2019, 10:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,742
Posted By xactorocker
Ipd Lowering

Hey y'all I'm just trying to find something fun to do to my 245 to give it a little more cool factor. what would y'all suggest. cam, Exhaust , lower. on the subject of lowering could any of you send...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2019, 10:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,071
Posted By xactorocker
no not really but I could have accidentally fixed...

no not really but I could have accidentally fixed the problem while yanking it out. but also it may have been stretching because I would adjust the clutch Fork to the 3mm its supposed to be. but when...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-15-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,071
Posted By xactorocker
just wanted to let y'all know I replaced the...

just wanted to let y'all know I replaced the cable and everything seems to now going good. will let you know if the problem comes back. thank you for the help.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,071
Posted By xactorocker
ok thank y'all for the help. I ordered a cable...

ok thank y'all for the help. I ordered a cable for like 30 bucks. I'm just going to try and drive on slow roads till I can install it. :) also if anyone has any ideas about why my temp gauge would go...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,071
Posted By xactorocker
so yeah I adjusted the cable. it drove great for...

so yeah I adjusted the cable. it drove great for 2 days and today started to do the slipping like thing again. going to check if it stretched. you think I should try and do the clutch cable first...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-10-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,332
Posted By xactorocker
Or you can just put in some nice Rockford Fosgate...

Or you can just put in some nice Rockford Fosgate or kicker front speakers and a massive company under seat sub in the passenger kick panel and you should be set brah
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,071
Posted By xactorocker
Hey, I adjusted the clutch cable. it looks like...

Hey, I adjusted the clutch cable. it looks like it was way off the arm was able to pull so much more than the 3mm it was supposed to. I still need to drive around and see if it fixed it but then you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,071
Posted By xactorocker
Hey I'm not really sure what a cone clutch is and...

Hey I'm not really sure what a cone clutch is and I can't really find anything about it on the internet. Also how can I test it. And even more important if that is the problem where can I find it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,071
Posted By xactorocker
[QUOTE=apachechef;5959517]Clutches can cause...

[QUOTE=apachechef;5959517]Clutches can cause clutch like symptoms when

is there any way to burn it off without taking the trans out. also is there anyway this could be the clutch cable doing this?...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,071
Posted By xactorocker
Exclamation What could cause a clutch like symptom

Hey, this is going to be about my 85 245 with the m46 transmission.
so I want to start from the beginning of this problem. I started noticing when I would go over 30-35 in 3rd or high second gear...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-28-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,806
Posted By xactorocker
ok thank you

ok thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-28-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,806
Posted By xactorocker
just to clarify to test and refill I need to get...

just to clarify to test and refill I need to get to the low pressure side?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-28-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,806
Posted By xactorocker
I just have a question where is the fill side...

I just have a question where is the fill side going to be? the one I pictured or is there one somewhere else. thank you I got a gauge to check the pressure
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-27-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,806
Posted By xactorocker
well I looked at the fitting and I'm not sure...

well I looked at the fitting and I'm not sure what one it is. i think it looks like 134 but can any of you guys tell me which this is r12 or r134a http://imgur.com/gallery/TF1ff0n


thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-26-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,806
Posted By xactorocker
Question AirConditoning System Question

hey, first I would like to ask this question. I live in Georgia and have a 1985 Volvo 245. is the a/c even worth fixing?
if so someone added an aftermarket switch for my a/c system and the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-28-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,287
Posted By xactorocker
Sorry About that and thank you

Sorry About that and thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-27-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,287
Posted By xactorocker
power lock

quick question are the power lock systems the same on the 240s and 740s my passenger one just gave up and need to go to the junkyard.
thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-22-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,561
Posted By xactorocker
I dont have a picture but I have a 85 240 and the...

I dont have a picture but I have a 85 240 and the reverse wiring is just a 2 pin connector near the top of the trans. My connector broke so it looks like the photo above.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-16-2019, 12:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,249
Posted By xactorocker
Ok cool thank you

Ok cool thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2019, 11:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,249
Posted By xactorocker
Question 85 A/C

I bought this car a year or so ago and it has never had a/c and I finally want to figure it out. It's a 85 and I dont know if it's been converted. In this a r12 or r134a fitting....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
Yea seems about right it's really around 4 miles...

Yea seems about right it's really around 4 miles round trip so like 2 morning 2 afternoon. so yea I'm not going to worry about it it seems fine. Thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
So i took the wagon on the trip one of you...

So i took the wagon on the trip one of you suggested taking it up in the north Georgia mountains. I took backroads up there from Decatur. I ended up getting around 21mpg. I could have squeezed out a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
Question Mis Post

Mis Post
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
These numbers just seem crazy I just don't...

These numbers just seem crazy I just don't understand what problem could be causing me to lose half the fuel economy. I am really hoping it's because of the stop and go the whole way everywhere we...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
Ok well thank you. Is there any way that the...

Ok well thank you. Is there any way that the catalytic converter is bad and that's why I'm getting bad milage? Dont know how old it is. Thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
na new filter but one clip on it is snapped.

na new filter but one clip on it is snapped.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
Kjets so it is very heavily stop and go. So maybe...

Kjets so it is very heavily stop and go. So maybe that's part of it. You said EFI but would this be different if it is MFI that's what my 85 is as far as I know thank you.
Then I'm pretty sure its...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
Thank you all for the help going to go check all...

Thank you all for the help going to go check all these things out tomorrow. And I actually put in new spark plugs last week. And good idea for the mountains, I will go camping soon up there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,033
Posted By xactorocker
Exclamation Fuel Economy

Hey I'm getting around 11 miles per gallon, which from my knowledge is not great. So what I have done is change plugs wires and the o2 sensor. Also my ac does not work if that's any help. Idk if...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-26-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,267
Posted By xactorocker
there is no way that most old cars would pass...

there is no way that most old cars would pass inspections if we had them in Georgia, for cars before 1995. what is the cut off year in California just curious
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-15-2019, 09:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 899
Posted By xactorocker
Thank you for the help.

Thank you for the help.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-15-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 899
Posted By xactorocker
Question Exhaust bell housing bolts

Hey I am currently taking apart my 240 to diagnose my slipping clutch. But when I got under there I noticed I am missing one of the larger bolts that hold the exhaust to the bell housing. By any...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,177
Posted By xactorocker
i found just get a battery with the same amount...

i found just get a battery with the same amount of cold cranking amps they dont make the stock battery anymore.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-11-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,403
Posted By xactorocker
Wait is there a way you can keep your original...

Wait is there a way you can keep your original trans with a engine swap like this?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,868
Posted By xactorocker
Dang that's crazy, well maybe this will help the...

Dang that's crazy, well maybe this will help the next person avoid hurting themselves.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,868
Posted By xactorocker
I ended up getting my 4 springs in like my other...

I ended up getting my 4 springs in like my other seat using a c clamp and a screwdriver to full the spring the last bit. thank you all
Only worked because i had two people
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,868
Posted By xactorocker
Dang that's crazy so you just stuck the 2x4 in...

Dang that's crazy so you just stuck the 2x4 in and turned it? Also whats the coat hanger wire for. Thanks.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,868
Posted By xactorocker
seat grid

Just picket up a new seat grid for my 240. does anyone know how many springs go on it. I have 3 short and then also 2 new long ones then picked up 2 more long just incase. Thank you
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,837
Posted By xactorocker
i just ordered a new clutch cable bushing mine...

i just ordered a new clutch cable bushing mine was pretty much deteriorated maybe that will help. So i guess i will see what it looks like when i take it off, hope its not fried. I haven't drove more...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2019, 12:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,837
Posted By xactorocker
Thumbs up Thank you i am going to try this technique. It...

Thank you i am going to try this technique. It just seems like such a hard job getting the flywheel off because of the high torque rating, and the needing to replace all of the seals behind it. Thank...
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