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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,793
Posted By OttoB
On that isolated RHD island lives a Benz guy who...

On that isolated RHD island lives a Benz guy who breath D-Jet. I had a chance to talk with him at Birmingham classic car show at MB club stand. He had made his own test equipment for D-Jet and also...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2021, 01:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,338
Posted By OttoB
I had same issue with my 121 back in 1981. Never...

I had same issue with my 121 back in 1981. Never got rear brakes sorted out, but I learned how to make couple quick pumpings.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-07-2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By OttoB
Nice, just find 240 90-93 with B,200 or B230...

Nice, just find 240 90-93 with B,200 or B230 engine and remove engine wiring harness.

Also take fuel pump relay, kick panel and ECU brackets.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-07-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By OttoB
Well, where do you live?

Well, where do you live?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 820
Posted By OttoB
You just need engine wiring loom from B200F/B230F...

You just need engine wiring loom from B200F/B230F equipped 240. Usually 240 89 has all LH 2.4 other wiring stuff (pump wiring , 9-pin connector etc)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2021, 05:54 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,450
Posted By OttoB
What is the best time to cut speaker holes to...

What is the best time to cut speaker holes to door cards?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-23-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,365
Posted By OttoB
740 B19ET is with K-Jet...

740 B19ET is with K-Jet https://m.nettiauto.com/volvo/740/12266194
Forum: performance & modifications 08-19-2021, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,814
Posted By OttoB
I've found following widths for Volvo rear axle....

I've found following widths for Volvo rear axle. From flange to flange.

-Volvo 140 1416mm
-Volvo 240 1383mm
-Volvo 1800 E/ES 1253 mm

In front 140 front hubs can be fitted, but a adapter...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-15-2021, 09:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,958
Posted By OttoB
I guess we are talking about aluminum frame doors...

I guess we are talking about aluminum frame doors here.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-12-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,362
Posted By OttoB
Excuse me, but. Modern tractor engines are pretty...

Excuse me, but. Modern tractor engines are pretty sofisticated creatures.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,362
Posted By OttoB
I've found that Mahle pistons are pretty dead on...

I've found that Mahle pistons are pretty dead on with the compression heights. Volvo conrod length has wider tolerance, 0,1 mm can be found in same engine.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2021, 03:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,362
Posted By OttoB
B230F and B230FT pistons go above deck about 0,4...

B230F and B230FT pistons go above deck about 0,4 mm.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-07-2021, 04:30 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 13,223
Posted By OttoB
Usually when analog signals start to behave...

Usually when analog signals start to behave strange, I usually check grounding and pull-up resistors.

Also if there are unconnected free analog inputs, it is a good practice to ground those.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,790
Posted By OttoB
80's called. They wanted their argument back. ...

80's called. They wanted their argument back.

Interference is really not an issue with Volvo ohc. Belt costs about 20$, change takes an hour or so. I have been driving Ohc volvos about 40 years....
Forum: performance & modifications 07-29-2021, 05:24 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,153
Posted By OttoB
Nice, how is mixture divided between cylinders?...

Nice, how is mixture divided between cylinders? Does the spark plugs have same colour?

What kind of triggering you are using?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2021, 02:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,178
Posted By OttoB
Basically, the point when boost hasn't started to...

Basically, the point when boost hasn't started to build up, engine sees turbocharger as a restriction. But it is rotating and let air flow into engine quite freely.

There were some innovations...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2021, 01:45 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,596
Posted By OttoB
Canted (90 deg) 3 mm aluminium sheetmetal where...

Canted (90 deg) 3 mm aluminium sheetmetal where distributor were.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-15-2021, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,937
Posted By OttoB
My shaving ended 0,06 " off, B230FK. Nice...

My shaving ended 0,06 " off, B230FK. Nice improvement on fuel economy.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-15-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,460
Posted By OttoB
I made a plate from aluminium and plugged exhaust...

I made a plate from aluminium and plugged exhaust manifold with L12 size plug and nut. Usuallu called Ermeto fittings in hydraulic stores.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-08-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,081
Posted By OttoB
I thought that only B20E and F-heads were without...

I thought that only B20E and F-heads were without aligment rings.
Forum: showroom 07-05-2021, 04:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,319
Posted By OttoB
Its a popular wheel for VW Typ1. Google for ATS...

Its a popular wheel for VW Typ1. Google for ATS Classic and you will find different sizes. 7 and 9 inch wide at least.

I guess they are still manufactured.
Forum: showroom 07-04-2021, 09:45 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,319
Posted By OttoB
Well at least with ventilated Girling calipers.

Well at least with ventilated Girling calipers.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2021, 09:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,365
Posted By OttoB
I quess 544 and it's all ancestors share same...

I quess 544 and it's all ancestors share same door desing.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2021, 05:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,612
Posted By OttoB
I guess that big valves and stock manifolds(?)...

I guess that big valves and stock manifolds(?) are combo where money can be spent more effective.

300 hp with stock B230F is just a walk in a park. Well at least with Re85 fuel.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,916
Posted By OttoB
I have close relations to Petri Lensu, can ask...

I have close relations to Petri Lensu, can ask him when we meet next time.

Boomers are "baby boomers", age group born between 1945-1964.
Forum: showroom 07-02-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,319
Posted By OttoB
ATS will hit caliper in front.

ATS will hit caliper in front.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 04:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,916
Posted By OttoB
1a translation 1b translation in plural ...

1a translation
1b translation in plural

2a Example sentence in Finnish
2b Translation to English

Tikkukone is a B 18, B 20 and B30. R cam was popular choice in 70-80 Volvo scene. Pena...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 02:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,916
Posted By OttoB
Nokka is nokka-akseli : a camshaft Nokat means...

Nokka is nokka-akseli : a camshaft
Nokat means nokka-akselit camshafts

Pena vaihto tikkukoneeseen R-nokan

Pena swapped a R camshaft to (in?) push rod Volvo engine.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 06:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,780
Posted By OttoB
B30E

B30E
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 02:42 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,668
Posted By OttoB
No , D5 (four valve) is white block based...

No , D5 (four valve) is white block based engine, this is designed by Volvo.

And then there is TDI (two valve) engine, used in 850. Designed by Audi.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2021, 05:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,397
Posted By OttoB
Porsche 917 could run 24 hours flat out. 2500...

Porsche 917 could run 24 hours flat out. 2500 miles. Air cooled engine. Without intercooler. Mechanical fuel injection. Three different turbomodels to choose from. Distributor. 50 years ago when...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-25-2021, 03:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,365
Posted By OttoB
I didn't know but i know now. Will definitely...

I didn't know but i know now. Will definitely look at this for our 544 project.

544 doors are pretty narrow. Summit seems to have a smaller size sets.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2021, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,258
Posted By OttoB
Should not trust my memory. But in our...

Should not trust my memory.
But in our aftermarket ecu project we used this.

...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2021, 01:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,258
Posted By OttoB
I recall that Lh 2.4 cars got hole diameter...

I recall that Lh 2.4 cars got hole diameter around 70 mm. We couldn't find suitable grommet, and grommet part number didn't give any matches.

We ended to use a boat equipment with three 12 mm...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-15-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,692
Posted By OttoB
Yes, i built a Y-pipe to B30E and it killed low...

Yes, i built a Y-pipe to B30E and it killed low end torque. After several simulations I will try smaller and longer tube, have merge collector and megaphone to adapt collector to exhaust pipe.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-06-2021, 02:18 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,691
Posted By OttoB
I have made couple Vipec and Maxxecus with stock...

I have made couple Vipec and Maxxecus with stock vr stuff, both red and white blocks. Bolt on, connect couple wires. Turn key.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-06-2021, 11:19 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,691
Posted By OttoB
Yes. I have built several different aftermarket...

Yes. I have built several different aftermarket ecus. OEM triggering systems are my first choice. Last choice would be front trigger wheel and hall sensor.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-06-2021, 05:29 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,691
Posted By OttoB
I would trust what Swedish engineers designed...

I would trust what Swedish engineers designed with sensor, braket and triggering and all. Several details are tested and proven by Volvo.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2021, 04:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,075
Posted By OttoB
And I thought that my job was something special!

And I thought that my job was something special!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2021, 04:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,748
Posted By OttoB
I have fixed couple 240 engine wirelooms. When...

I have fixed couple 240 engine wirelooms. When you open that plastic tube, you will find some wires are all right, and some not. Maybe colour issue?

I just cut bad parts away, crimped new...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2021, 08:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,075
Posted By OttoB
Wg hole 29 mm, said one guy.

Wg hole 29 mm, said one guy.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2021, 03:18 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 23,938
Posted By OttoB
This will definitely spool

This will definitely spool
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2021, 02:40 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,075
Posted By OttoB
0.63 housing, enlarged wg hole (not 2.75") ...

0.63 housing, enlarged wg hole (not 2.75")
Machined conically between turbine outlet to exhaust flange.
Enlarged exhaust flange hole, width of cone sealing the exhaust is 3-4 mm. Opening of...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-13-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,075
Posted By OttoB
Actually, I already asked them.

Actually, I already asked them.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-13-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,075
Posted By OttoB
I think the best sauce could be Sävär? It is full...

I think the best sauce could be Sävär? It is full of old Volvo Frats.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2021, 04:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,419
Posted By OttoB
I welded that but door was still flexy. ...

I welded that but door was still flexy.

Welded there a small L-shaped sheet metal piece.

No welder? Maybe riveting and some glue?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2021, 04:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,650
Posted By OttoB
Fuel pump connectors?

Fuel pump connectors?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2021, 02:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,075
Posted By OttoB
https://historicdb.fia.com/car/volvo-240-turbo-212...

https://historicdb.fia.com/car/volvo-240-turbo-2127

Homologation paper has some measurements of turbine components.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2021, 01:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,983
Posted By OttoB
Im going to try Mobil Delvac on my M410. Positive...

Im going to try Mobil Delvac on my M410. Positive comments from wet-clutch motor-cycle guys, so why not
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2021, 01:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,440
Posted By OttoB
There might be short cut, a joint with different...

There might be short cut, a joint with different size caps. Think they are called "conversion joints".
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