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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-22-2022, 01:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 362
Posted By sbabbs
Check your clutch adjustment also could be making...

Check your clutch adjustment also could be making it hard to put into gear. No clue if you got cable clutch that you can adjust or not cause you didn't say. Not a problem on a turbo 740 with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2022, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 424
Posted By sbabbs
I can dead lift one into the back of a wagon....

I can dead lift one into the back of a wagon. Probably more then 300 less then 400.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 353
Posted By sbabbs
75-100

75-100
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2022, 12:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 685
Posted By sbabbs
Bigger water pump pulley and black 240 radiator...

Bigger water pump pulley and black 240 radiator cap helps to not blow stuff like heater cores and plastic heater valves and leaks from weak hose clamps. As per banned james, fyi..
Forum: aftermarket engine management 01-07-2022, 04:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 17,128
Posted By sbabbs
Here is info about fuel chips for 2.2 ...

Here is info about fuel chips for 2.2

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=226886&highlight=simon

Here is info about LH 2.2 EZK chipping.
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2022, 03:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,600
Posted By sbabbs
Okay so the TPS does matter then? Wow all I said...

Okay so the TPS does matter then? Wow all I said was check it make sure it working... You saying you got 20 plus guess what I got 30 plus from 1990 auto docktor in Goshen volvo specialist is where I...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,070
Posted By sbabbs
Happy New Year! ...

Happy New Year!


https://i.ibb.co/z7vvYNk/IMG-0268.jpg (https://ibb.co/gPKKp6n)
If you wondered where those dents came from...


https://i.ibb.co/72FRJYG/OLYMPUS-DIGITAL-CAMERA.jpg...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-29-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,394
Posted By sbabbs
Meh it was the 84 B23FT with forged crank and...

Meh it was the 84 B23FT with forged crank and pistons and H beam rods. I hammered a rod bearing revving it to high and lean number 3. Motor only had 35k on it. Still out in my shop on a stand waiting...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-28-2021, 04:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,394
Posted By sbabbs
Far as I know Greg Ervin holds the 15g quarter...

Far as I know Greg Ervin holds the 15g quarter mile world record at 12.60 and I am right behind him at 12.61 done 10 years ago at PIR when he came up one friday and I helped him swap out his 13c for...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,277
Posted By sbabbs
The cluster gets it's signal stock from the rear...

The cluster gets it's signal stock from the rear end speed sensor attached to the differential in the stock LH 2.4 cars. Either swap that that rear end or put that diff in your rear with that cover...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-21-2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,806
Posted By sbabbs
How much did you cut off the end?

How much did you cut off the end?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-21-2021, 06:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,438
Posted By sbabbs
Most important is to make sure it does not run...

Most important is to make sure it does not run lean and melt the pistons or blow the block. Got any pre-detonation? Got wideband to monitor air fuel coming out the exhaust? Other then that LH2.4 is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-13-2021, 08:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,600
Posted By sbabbs
Neat Roy, but here is what the Green book 2.4...

Neat Roy, but here is what the Green book 2.4 service manual says. Unless I am reading it wrong sure seems like it don't work if tps clicker ain't clicking right or ain't closing all the way. Yeah...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2021, 07:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,806
Posted By sbabbs
Cut end of leaf spring like an inch off perhaps....

Cut end of leaf spring like an inch off perhaps. Cut off wheel should do it.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-04-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,070
Posted By sbabbs
Cool I got more pics I will dig them out. If you...

Cool I got more pics I will dig them out. If you click on those pics should take you to the image share site and better quality pics. I also got video will look for that. Bus is my same old junker...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-02-2021, 02:39 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,070
Posted By sbabbs
Here it is in 2012. ...

Here it is in 2012.


https://i.ibb.co/thd9xJB/RSI242.jpg (https://ibb.co/n0WFnLr)
RSI sticker no IRS!

https://i.ibb.co/K6hrWw6/OLYMPUS-DIGITAL-CAMERA.jpg (https://ibb.co/Q9QKMd9)...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2021, 10:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,070
Posted By sbabbs
Ha, no it came from Cornvallis, oregon. My buddie...

Ha, no it came from Cornvallis, oregon. My buddie got it for me for 100 buxs and then put it on a trailer and drove it to my house and I gave him 200 for the pain of it all. I got it for my kid and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2021, 02:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,600
Posted By sbabbs
Make sure the tps sensor clicks back over clicky...

Make sure the tps sensor clicks back over clicky click when you let off the gas, that and the speed sensor are what tells the puter when to lay off the high revs if you didn't know...

Maybe check...
Forum: showroom 11-29-2021, 01:57 PM
Replies: 9,737
Views: 5,558,987
Posted By sbabbs
Okay will do! ...

Okay will do!

https://i.ibb.co/HTLyhL2/IMG-4419.jpg (https://ibb.co/yFmC4mR)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-26-2021, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,661
Posted By sbabbs
I twist the timing belt to check the tension on...

I twist the timing belt to check the tension on it between the cam and aux gears, 90 degrees is about what you want on the twist by hand. If you can twist it more then that then it's too loose.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-26-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,410
Posted By sbabbs
Should be a 1031. I'd look for a 960 wagon rear...

Should be a 1031. I'd look for a 960 wagon rear end if you want 3.31 ratio with g80 stock complete 1041 rear end will bolt right in your 740. Same as a 1031 rear end just called 1041 cause it has...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-23-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 932
Posted By sbabbs
Weak link is usually the fuel pump. Only one on...

Weak link is usually the fuel pump. Only one on those and it is in the tank...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-23-2021, 07:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,465
Posted By sbabbs
Those front wheel drive volvo 17 inch Tethy's...

Those front wheel drive volvo 17 inch Tethy's with lots of spokes fit well on 740 with 25mm spacer on front and 32 on rear I think it was. I will look for a pic.
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-20-2021, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,414
Posted By sbabbs
I am putting a m90 in my 91 740SE sedan with...

I am putting a m90 in my 91 740SE sedan with billet steel flywheel. I'll toss a 3.31 G80 960 rear end in the rear. It's the last version ML2 with 35k on it. I took it all apart and took the mainshaft...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2021, 09:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,341
Posted By sbabbs
I use steel and use oxy acetylene gas welder on...

I use steel and use oxy acetylene gas welder on my exhaust way easier not to burn hole.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-15-2021, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By sbabbs
Ha, yeah for sure if you gots the parts like us,...

Ha, yeah for sure if you gots the parts like us, OP has auto trans.. Anyway yeah one year I put in 5 different m46 in my 550 thousand mile 90 factory m46 745 that Jim Fishers best buddie, my buddies...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-15-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,356
Posted By sbabbs
Yes I remember it was you got that. I still have...

Yes I remember it was you got that. I still have that other m90 I got from you, still gotta put it in one of these junkers one of these days
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-13-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,356
Posted By sbabbs
ONly J/P marked overdrive on m46 I ever saw was...

ONly J/P marked overdrive on m46 I ever saw was on a 16v car. I don't know the size of the shaft hole is but yeah P has bigger shaft hole then J. Curious what the P/J size shaft hole is.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-13-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,183
Posted By sbabbs
The problem with 740 M46 with the shift linkage...

The problem with 740 M46 with the shift linkage parts is those are different on a 240, the shifter is in a little bit different closer location so NO NO NO they will not work unless you cut your...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2021, 02:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,394
Posted By sbabbs
I did it with E85 gasoline and 750cc injectors...

I did it with E85 gasoline and 750cc injectors and 3 inch amm and straight pipe out the side and NPR intercooler and A cam and fuel and ignition chips. 5 speed manual trans 3.31 ratio rear third...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,536
Posted By sbabbs
Use the later 940 or 960 one and cut the side so...

Use the later 940 or 960 one and cut the side so it fits is one way. IF you got LH2.4 ECU you can then use the volvo relay and your 9xx ECU box to control it like volvo designed it to work. Two...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,668
Posted By sbabbs
Dam buddies 940 he had it towed out here for the...

Dam buddies 940 he had it towed out here for the second time. I replaced everything, I mean everything I thought needed to be replaced to make it run.. Welp it was cap and rotor.....


ONly to0k...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,440
Posted By sbabbs
I got a few extras of those, same for 740 m46...

I got a few extras of those, same for 740 m46 turbo ones with guibo setup also not just no turbo m47 junkers. I remember when I blew up 5 m46's in one year! I will post a pic.
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-26-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,435
Posted By sbabbs
No LSD additive for a G80, if you do use some it...

No LSD additive for a G80, if you do use some it won't work, it will slip. Might be yours and your problems... Only thing breaks I've seen like stated above that little paw gear thing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-22-2021, 01:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,223
Posted By sbabbs
What I'd do it take that fuel pressure regulator...

What I'd do it take that fuel pressure regulator thingy under the intake manifold that the fuel lines run into and out of and pick out the screens that are down there in the bottom of the fuel line...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-22-2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,132
Posted By sbabbs
I did the drop in upgrade in my redblock boat,...

I did the drop in upgrade in my redblock boat, but then the tach didn't work. Boat runs great!

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/O5Zcxz6KhZU" title="YouTube video...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-13-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,003
Posted By sbabbs
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/fgXzW7SuAXE" title="YouTube video player" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media;...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-07-2021, 12:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,472
Posted By sbabbs
You sure it isn't the saab areo 9000 240mm...

You sure it isn't the saab areo 9000 240mm pressure plate? I got two johnV billets steel flywheels they both use that.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-10-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,185
Posted By sbabbs
G80's have metal clutch plates in them with...

G80's have metal clutch plates in them with interlocking surfaces
. What I've seen break is the little gear on the paw thing then it won't ramp up and lock, fyi.....
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 1,636
Views: 1,062,471
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah we'll he fixed that leak now.. Only if he...

Yeah we'll he fixed that leak now.. Only if he just slams it in and runs it. Not if he does what he does and tears it apart first...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2021, 03:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 9,875
Posted By sbabbs
I remember when I first joined turbobricks. But...

I remember when I first joined turbobricks. But what I did was read all the threads, every single one. I didn't start asking dumb questions and then act like I was gods gift to gab writing even...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-26-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,959
Posted By sbabbs
Injectors?? Resistor pack?? EZK...

Injectors??

Resistor pack??

EZK ignition box???
Forum: performance & modifications 03-30-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,444
Posted By sbabbs
Easiest to get the early 850 15G hotside that has...

Easiest to get the early 850 15G hotside that has the same downpipe flange as stock redblock turbo, conical it's called. Flows the worst of course. I like flat flange. Angled is the best but harder...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-29-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,048
Posted By sbabbs
If not slippage then how did it wear out the...

If not slippage then how did it wear out the flywheel? Ha ha ha.... It slips a little bit every time you engage it, or is that just called slop slippage? Makes me wonder how CNC boy cuts his metal?...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-27-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,052
Posted By sbabbs
Be wary of used pan that oil dipstick tube...

Be wary of used pan that oil dipstick tube threads is the part that is usually also bad from overtightning also. In other words make sure that is good also....
Forum: performance & modifications 03-27-2021, 05:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,048
Posted By sbabbs
Looks like there 6 puck ceramic disc. I had one...

Looks like there 6 puck ceramic disc. I had one back when. Worked great until the flywheel exploded and totaled my car at the track doing a burnout at 7k rpms. They are on off switch but they are...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-25-2021, 12:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,745
Posted By sbabbs
Intake hose before the turbo collapsing perhaps...

Intake hose before the turbo collapsing perhaps from sucking so hard? Causes the motor to buck. Check that.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-24-2021, 03:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,662
Posted By sbabbs
Yes I was just showing you how to wire the other...

Yes I was just showing you how to wire the other vacuum switch with that one pic is real clear. Basically you'd just need another plug thing and wire it in line with the other one like in the pic.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-19-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,662
Posted By sbabbs
Okay looks like you aleady got the spot for the...

Okay looks like you aleady got the spot for the switch for the clutch pedal cruise cut off on that same plate see?

https://i.ibb.co/zZpf4H7/240cruisemanual.jpg (https://ibb.co/Tt6hgqb)


Then...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-18-2021, 04:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,662
Posted By sbabbs
Possibly Harald but the cruise cut off switched...

Possibly Harald but the cruise cut off switched release the vacuum they are vacuum switches and it releases the vacuum from the actuator and turns it off or lets the gas pedal off the gas so saying...
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