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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2021, 12:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,232
Posted By TimS
https://www.ipdusa.com/products/22370/Throttle-Cab...

https://www.ipdusa.com/products/22370/Throttle-Cable-82-LH-for-Volvo-Gemo-1273445-140607
says it fits LH from 82 on
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-08-2021, 11:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,232
Posted By TimS
85 240 turbo throttle cable

Can't seem to find one.
1985 244 turbo, IC, original.
Have aw 71 and cruise control if that makes a difference.
IPD, rock auto. autohauz, the internet in general....
I saw an 82 turbo, but it...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-03-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,700
Posted By TimS
it is actually a microsquirt, so its ready for...

it is actually a microsquirt, so its ready for both. The manual says the same thing about the - side of the coil, but i mentions not to do if its a CDI unit. I'm not sure if that's the same as what...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-03-2021, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,700
Posted By TimS
bosch to megasquirt tach input

I'm trying to put a MS2 on a 1984 240 kjet turbo, IC, but don't want to get into ignition control( right now). Can I just go right from the coil or do i tap into the trigger wires from the dist.?...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-23-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 678
Posted By TimS
244 side rear window replacement

My car got broken into last night, lost a stereo I just installed in Nov. They popped the horn button on my fake ebay Nardi ("Phardi"? ) and probably didnt have a deep enough socket to get to it. I...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,918
Posted By TimS
Frankencis on a KJet ? anyone use one?

I'm having issues with my Kjet WUR on a stock 1985 turbo.

http://www.frankencis.com/frankencis/

Has anyone used one? It replaces the WUR but can also be hooked up and make the KJet tunable...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2020, 11:23 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 21,364
Posted By TimS
I cant seem to find one either...

I cant seem to find one either...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,314
Posted By TimS
I was hoping to swap some minor factory stuff, I...

I was hoping to swap some minor factory stuff, I also have a 90+ exhaust, but it seems like not really worth it.
Right now I'm at the stage 0 with 8lbs of boost on 87 octane and things are all...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,314
Posted By TimS
Am I the only guy with a stock b21ft left.... ...

Am I the only guy with a stock b21ft left....
Did I kick someone's dog?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2020, 12:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,314
Posted By TimS
B21ft manifold swap.

I have a stock KJet b21ft, intercooled and was wondering about swapping intake manifolds. I have managed to acquire both a b21 and a later manifold. Which one should I use? is it worth the trouble? ...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-24-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,016
Posted By TimS
there is a book " tuning bl A series motors" ...

there is a book " tuning bl A series motors" about mini motors by Vizard. There is one chapter just on air cleaners and bellmouths. The important one to you is s chapter just about getting SU's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,278
Posted By TimS
I got a trick for removing pilot bearings using...

I got a trick for removing pilot bearings using newspaper..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2020, 10:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,278
Posted By TimS
My favorite way to remove broken bolts/ studs is...

My favorite way to remove broken bolts/ studs is to take a nut, clean off the zinc coating and mig weld it to whatever is left of the bolt. The heat helps to free up the bolt and you can just use a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2020, 02:19 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 14,412
Posted By TimS
Is the master bad? Why did you replace the...

Is the master bad? Why did you replace the calipers? I put a new master on once and spent hours trying to bleed. My wife will never help me bleed again. Turned out it was bad from the start. New...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-03-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,669
Posted By TimS
It was hard to do while driving. I did check when...

It was hard to do while driving. I did check when I was under there that I could cycle the door open and closed. Car off.
remove and check the white vacuum bubble tank under the heater for leaks. It...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-03-2020, 01:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,669
Posted By TimS
Back from the dead ... So I read the other AC...

Back from the dead ...
So I read the other AC fix that is pretty good. It seems we are on a similar path (I will be upgrading to a bigger E fan next)
So I went back and drained the system, checked...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-18-2020, 01:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,669
Posted By TimS
A lot here So I did vacuum out the system...

A lot here
So I did vacuum out the system system.
The temps were in the high 80s with those pressures which seem to match up with the chart. Although looking it seems like the low side is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,669
Posted By TimS
I can check if its backwards, but pretty sure. ...

I can check if its backwards, but pretty sure.
I thought if its overcharged the low pressure side would be higher. If its overfilled would it get would it get cold at all? With the new condenser...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,669
Posted By TimS
replaced already

replaced already
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2020, 03:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,379
Posted By TimS
You need to check the fuel pressure. I had the...

You need to check the fuel pressure. I had the same issue which slowly got worse into the winter. I thought that it could be the idle valve and maybe it was gummed up and slow to adjust to the low...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2020, 02:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,669
Posted By TimS
turbo ac issues

So I've done a bit of work on my Kjet turbo ac system. It blows cold (low 40s) at idle and around town, but on the freeway it starts getting warm at around 2500rpm and up. I've tried to keep out of...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,668
Posted By TimS
Oddly, I just did put on Rx7 brakes. I had asked...

Oddly, I just did put on Rx7 brakes. I had asked about this a while ago. I decided to hook up the brakes splitting one front on one side paired with the rear on the opposite side. I assumed that the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-15-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,807
Posted By TimS
master cylinder questions and line routing

I need to replace the master on my 85 244 turbo. I noticed that it is a stepped bore cylinder. (.625/.875)
With the stock system one of the bores feeds half of each front caliper, and one side of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-23-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,204
Posted By TimS
So if I get a pre 93 aw71, I can just put my...

So if I get a pre 93 aw71, I can just put my speedo gear in and install.

If I get a post 93 with roller bearing tailshaft, I would have to change everything over to the electronic speedo (lots...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,204
Posted By TimS
So basically I just need an aw71 and I should be...

So basically I just need an aw71 and I should be fine. Ithought maybe there was something more to it. And when you say tailshaft do you mean the output shaft or just the housing.

Im thinking of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,204
Posted By TimS
trans for 85 turbo questions

I need to replace my trans in my 240 turbo. Can I only use one from another turbo motor?
Can I get a non turbo aw71 and swap parts to make it turbo compatible?
Or does someone have one in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-24-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,180
Posted By TimS
B21ft turbo water lines

1985 B21ft
Replacing water hoses on car. Are they just regular rubber water hoses or some sort of high temp ones that go to the turbo?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-24-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,926
Posted By TimS
Check that the needles are seated correctly in...

Check that the needles are seated correctly in the slides/pistons. They need to be flush. if they are out or to far in the mixture will be wrong the entire rev range. while they are out there...
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