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Old 07-04-2018, 05:01 PM   #201
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Found the leak...

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Old 07-05-2018, 08:51 PM   #202
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They definitely know...Fixed a few leaks and then the car starts acting up. Wheel bearings are making noise Thankfully I had these on the shelf, but I'm getting a wee bit tired of this 744 Glove box latch also failed so I'm thinking magnets



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Old 07-05-2018, 09:22 PM   #203
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Mine exploded not to long ago...magnets seem like a good solution! Thanks for the idea!
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Old 07-08-2018, 10:02 PM   #204
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Haven't gotten to the magnets, but hopefully that's the solution to our glovebox woes

RF wheel bearing was 'sploded. Suspect LF will be the same story. Got one new one in. Have to trim the studs to put the spacers/wheels back on




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Old 07-12-2018, 09:33 PM   #205
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Out here playing around tonight

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Old 07-15-2018, 03:03 PM   #206
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I need more boost




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Old 07-15-2018, 09:12 PM   #207
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Seeing how mine did against STS's white wagon, you definitely need some work man. lol
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Old 07-16-2018, 12:43 AM   #208
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Seeing how mine did against STS's white wagon, you definitely need some work man. lol
Just need all the stuff you have lol. I think a tune/chips will be the thing to wake this car up . In my defense...that was a 40 roll and the wagon has long legs. It's less of a whooping from a dig. Did manage to handle a CTS 3.6 from 20-120 It's nice living so close to Mexico ;)
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Old 07-16-2018, 12:57 AM   #209
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lol

I think you're more than a tune a chips away, but it's certainly doable.
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Old 07-16-2018, 02:08 AM   #210
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Agreed I just like that Dad and I have some friendly motivation. Hopefully you and the Sacto crew can come down sometime

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Agreed I just like that Dad and I have some friendly motivation. Hopefully you and the Sacto crew can come down sometime

I know of at least 4 peeps (Gary has two show ready rides by himself ) here locally, I want to organize a trip down there one of these days. Or even a local meet for C&C Folsom soon.
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Old 07-16-2018, 09:53 AM   #212
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Eh, my wagon really needs a little prep to be fully show worthy, little stuff. The 140, yeah, it's down for the count until I figure out the oil leak and get a radiator in it.
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Old 07-17-2018, 07:14 PM   #213
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I know of at least 4 peeps (Gary has two show ready rides by himself ) here locally, I want to organize a trip down there one of these days. Or even a local meet for C&C Folsom soon.
It would be great to have you all down for a meet Volvos are well received in Modesto's car scene
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Old 07-18-2018, 02:05 PM   #214
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Trying out the magnet fix on the glove box. Just waiting for the epoxy to dry before I test it. Cut a magnetic washer in half and then put in 2 screws that looked OEM enough. I probably should have painted the magnet black, but if it works I will hardly ever see it



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Old 07-19-2018, 11:25 AM   #215
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Ended up moving the magnet and adding a second screw for more contact. Works okay so far, but next time I will use stronger/ more aesthetically pleasing magnets



So I fix the front wheel bearings and the glove box explodes. Fix the glove box and the turn signal relay starts acting up



The car is still magically losing coolant somewhere. I'm thinking water pump because I never did do it to this car (gave the one I had to my Dad). Anyone want to buy a 744?
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