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Old 07-17-2013, 02:59 AM   #1
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Default What Non-volvo parts are you using?

I've already seen such examples as Ford T5 transmission, Mazda RX& brake calipers, and
Ford Rear end. What other non-Volvo parts are you all running on your Projects?
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:18 AM   #2
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:27 AM   #3
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Corolla COP's
Kia CAS
VW solid lifters
Peugot lash caps
Ford valve springs
Saab 9000 clutch
Ford T5 trans
Mazda RX7 front calipers
GM IAT sensor
GM Syclone boost control valve

Certainly not going to list all the 'non-stock' parts...
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:32 AM   #4
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DSM Coils
DSM CAS
DSM Ignitor
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:36 AM   #5
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:40 AM   #6
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Old 07-17-2013, 10:10 AM   #7
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FC RX-7 oil cooler
NPR IC
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Old 07-17-2013, 04:16 PM   #8
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Ford 5.0, 4RW70.
Not yet a mover (runner) so I'm not using them more like storing them.
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:11 PM   #9
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Ford 302, T5, Lightened ford driveshaft, and custom cluster
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:33 PM   #10
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k&n air filter/mann oil filter

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Old 07-17-2013, 08:34 PM   #11
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Old 07-17-2013, 10:06 PM   #12
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Old 07-17-2013, 10:18 PM   #13
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Chevy shocks
Mazda calipers
BMW everything else.
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Old 07-17-2013, 10:26 PM   #14
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Ford T5 transmission
Ford browntop injectors
NPR truck Intercooler
SAAB APC system
SAAB Thermostat housing and thermostat
Holset turbocharger from Dodge truck
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Old 07-18-2013, 12:36 AM   #15
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Pipercross panel filter
Ben's swaybar endlinks (does this count?)
Dunlop tires (they almost all come out of the factory with Michelins or Pirellis, afaik)
Saint Gobain windshield
Pioneer headunit with Kenwood speakers

Hardcore, no? People keep on giving me strange looks when I insist on original Volvo parts, when I need them!

Edit: Halo spark plugs too...

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Old 07-18-2013, 12:57 AM   #16
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Parts used on projects:
Buick Grand national forged J&E pistons.
AMC 6 cylinder 6.125" Eagle rods
AMC 6 cylinder 6.150" Eagle rods
Saab 9000T 228mm pressure plate
Saab 9000T 240mm pressure plate
BMW "707" 228mm pressure plate
Kennedy VW Type 4 228mm pressure plate
Mazda RX7 turbo pressure plate
Ford Sierra Cosworth 242mm pressure plate
Mazda RX7 oil cooler
Mazda RX7 front calipers--inventor of the mod
Ford Cosworth turbine housing---inventor of the mod
Ford Cosworth 4x4 turbocharger
Toyota 4-runner 8" rear axle
Toyota Supra 4 pinion LSD
Chevrolet Camaro V8 Borg Warner T5

And of course a long list of suspension parts and modifications done in house...
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Old 07-18-2013, 12:58 AM   #17
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hyundai coils and plug wires
cfi injectors
ford edis crank trigger wheel and sensor
gm temp sensors
random chevy fwd efan
saab efan temp switch
saab 900 struts
chevy blazer front shocks on the rear of the wagon

maybe more, till have to think a bit
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Old 07-18-2013, 12:56 PM   #18
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Camaro spoiler
GM sensors
Chevy 350 power steering pump/BMW 3 series reservoir
Holset truck turbo
BMW 5 series wheels

Soon to be:
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Saab clutch
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Old 07-18-2013, 01:04 PM   #19
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k&n air filter/mann oil filter

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^^^ditto.....*chunks duece* werd yo...
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Old 07-18-2013, 01:07 PM   #20
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740: RX7 oil cooler, Garrett turbo, Forge CBV, NPR intercooler, Subaru STI wheels, Unorthodox crank pulley, CP pistons, JVAB rods, MSD ignition, TLAO chips and downpipe, SAM exhaust, IPD cam, Optima battery, Carquest oil filter, K&N air filter, Mobil1 fluids, Dodge trans cooler, Detroit diff, Superpro bushings, Koni shocks, IPD sway bars, Wilwood front calipers and pads, Pioneer deck/Alpine speakers.

140: TruTrac diff, IPD bars, Superpro bushings, DSM CAS and coil packs, Yoshi CAS adapter, VPD cam, Isky lifters and pushrods, Skandix timing gear set, Toyota W50 trans, Sachs clutch, Alpine deck, Pioneer speakers, Carquest oil filter, K&N air filter, Megasquirt with GM IAT, M1 or Redline fluids, Lesjofors springs, Bilstein shocks.
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Old 07-18-2013, 05:44 PM   #21
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k&n air filter/mann oil filter

i'm a badass.
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Pipercross panel filter
Ben's swaybar endlinks (does this count?)
Dunlop tires (they almost all come out of the factory with Michelins or Pirellis, afaik)
Saint Gobain windshield
Pioneer headunit with Kenwood speakers

Hardcore, no? People keep on giving me strange looks when I insist on original Volvo parts, when I need them!

Edit: Halo spark plugs too...
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740: RX7 oil cooler, Garrett turbo, Forge CBV, NPR intercooler, Subaru STI wheels, Unorthodox crank pulley, CP pistons, JVAB rods, MSD ignition, TLAO chips and downpipe, SAM exhaust, IPD cam, Optima battery, Carquest oil filter, K&N air filter, Mobil1 fluids, Dodge trans cooler, Detroit diff, Superpro bushings, Koni shocks, IPD sway bars, Wilwood front calipers and pads, Pioneer deck/Alpine speakers.

140: TruTrac diff, IPD bars, Superpro bushings, DSM CAS and coil packs, Yoshi CAS adapter, VPD cam, Isky lifters and pushrods, Skandix timing gear set, Toyota W50 trans, Sachs clutch, Alpine deck, Pioneer speakers, Carquest oil filter, K&N air filter, Megasquirt with GM IAT, M1 or Redline fluids, Lesjofors springs, Bilstein shocks.

Guys, I think it's pretty clear from the original post that he was talking about parts from other cars/car manufacturers; not aftermarket parts.
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Old 07-18-2013, 09:18 PM   #22
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Eh, whatever. There's plenty of those on each of my cars as well...
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Old 07-18-2013, 09:28 PM   #23
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1989 Chevy LB9 305 and associated relays, ECM etc , 1990 Corvette TH 700R4 tranny, 1989 Corvette radiator and hoses. Other than those pretty much all Volvo or aftermarket stuff.
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Old 07-18-2013, 11:18 PM   #24
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Ford T5 Transmission
Ford 42lb injectors
Hyundai CAS
Hyundai Seats
Chevy Coil Packs
SAAB blow off valve
VW Clutch
GM IAT sensor
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Old 07-19-2013, 01:58 AM   #25
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Uhm, where do I begin!
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