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Forum: website & board 05-14-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 90,496
Posted By Fa182
Sent you a little something again. Thanks!

Sent you a little something again.

Thanks!
Forum: website & board 05-14-2022, 12:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 894
Posted By Fa182
Thanks again for all your work Dana!!! So happy...

Thanks again for all your work Dana!!! So happy to see it back up.
Forum: website & board 03-29-2022, 04:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Posted By Fa182
Site not accessible sometimes

Is the site not accessible in the last few days sometimes?
It started around 2-3 days ago if I remember correctly.

It just automatically downloads a file called "download" with no file ending as...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-20-2022, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By Fa182
That might confuse OP. The green B230FT -804...

That might confuse OP.

The green B230FT -804 injectors are indeed low impedance, but he was asking about the green -968 T5 injectors, which are high impedance.

Either way, it's way too much...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-19-2022, 06:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 701
Posted By Fa182
You would have too much fuel. No.

You would have too much fuel.



No.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-16-2022, 05:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 975
Posted By Fa182
Ah, good to know. There was also a company...

Ah, good to know.

There was also a company in (I think) Lithuania making aftermarket Volvo lighting, at least I have seen some corner lights from there.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-16-2022, 12:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 975
Posted By Fa182
Skandix doesn't manufacture the lights themselves...

Skandix doesn't manufacture the lights themselves if that's what you're thinking?

They sell OE spec E-codes made by Valeo (I believe) and cheaper aftermarket E-codes that are likely made somewhere...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-15-2022, 07:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 975
Posted By Fa182
I don't really understand your question to be...

I don't really understand your question to be honest, my understanding is that FCP just buys them from Skandix and resells them in the US and that's why they call them that, no?

I don't think the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2022, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 875
Posted By Fa182
Did you also check the wastegate rod itself if...

Did you also check the wastegate rod itself if it's moving at all or stuck?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 895
Posted By Fa182
Difference seems to be in length. M12x31 and...

Difference seems to be in length. M12x31 and M12x35

Parts catalogue says you need 4x 975546 for non-ABS ventilated.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2022, 03:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,601
Posted By Fa182
What does your wideband say right now? Do you...

What does your wideband say right now? Do you need more fuel?

The 830 injectors aren't that much larger than the stock 804's (which have quite a bit of headroom left) and with that being said, my...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2022, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 816
Posted By Fa182
The site can be viewed in English :nod: ...

The site can be viewed in English :nod:

https://www.tradera.com/en
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-10-2022, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 816
Posted By Fa182
I bought some headlight wiper motors and a door...

I bought some headlight wiper motors and a door lock actuator on there a couple years ago and remember it was quite complicated, especially the messaging with the seller part.
They didn't have an...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2022, 07:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,472
Posted By Fa182
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contr%C3%B4le_techni...

https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contr%C3%B4le_technique_des_v%C3%A9hicules_automobiles_en_France

https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inspecci%C3%B3n_t%C3%A9cnica_de_veh%C3%ADculos

Generally speaking,...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2022, 07:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,496
Posted By Fa182
Yes. Yes + a lot more than you would need to...

Yes.

Yes + a lot more than you would need to with a flat flange.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2022, 10:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,496
Posted By Fa182
1) Yes, but you will need a completely new...

1) Yes, but you will need a completely new downpipe as opposed to a flat flange 16T, where you can get away with just cutting off the cone part and welding the new flange on.
- Yes you need to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2022, 03:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,485
Posted By Fa182
Pistons can be ordered from VP (on special...

Pistons can be ordered from VP (on special order), maybe they can order rings too.

https://vp-autoparts.com/en/artiklar/piston-b200e_f_g_k-b200et_ft_gt-std.html
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2022, 03:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,124
Posted By Fa182
I have an unmodified block / head as far as I'm...

I have an unmodified block / head as far as I'm aware, so my B230FT should have a T cam.
Guessing I should start looking somewhere to fix this, but what? No vacuum leaks as far as I'm aware and I've...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-20-2022, 06:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,124
Posted By Fa182
Are you sure it should be more, I always thought...

Are you sure it should be more, I always thought that's around the normal figure?

I'm seeing the same number at idle and my engine is running perfectly fine for the last years (at least I wouldn't...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-17-2022, 06:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,848
Posted By Fa182
Yes, basically something like this:...

Yes, basically something like this: http://www.forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5862632&postcount=13
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-04-2021, 06:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,266
Posted By Fa182
Could be the driveshaft support bearing / bushing...

Could be the driveshaft support bearing / bushing too.

Could also be something easy as wheels or tires out of balance.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-03-2021, 03:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,644
Posted By Fa182
As ZVOLV said, the sensor you replaced does not...

As ZVOLV said, the sensor you replaced does not have any influence how the gauge reads because it's a different sensor.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-23-2021, 06:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,102
Posted By Fa182
I too can confirm that stock injectors are plenty...

I too can confirm that stock injectors are plenty with a 16T at 12psi.
I'm running this very setup on my 940 + chips and a KL Racing Intercooler.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-23-2021, 09:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,600
Posted By Fa182
I lifted it about 10mm ballpark with my -40mm...

I lifted it about 10mm ballpark with my -40mm springs, which is not really enough in my case.

It still drones between 70-90kph but it's bearable with no load in the car.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-22-2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,037
Posted By Fa182
A common problem is that the hole of the clutch...

A common problem is that the hole of the clutch fork where the pin of the slave cylinder goes into is worn out.

Check that and for obvious leaks at both cylinders and the lines.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-22-2021, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,703
Posted By Fa182
The only 17" wheel that came originally on 7/9...

The only 17" wheel that came originally on 7/9 was the Polaris wheel and that was 17x7. Don't know what ET it had, but I'm assuming 20.

As Lankku said, you will need a spacer to get the ET near 20...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,488
Posted By Fa182
Why do you need an alternator with such high...

Why do you need an alternator with such high amperage? Unless you have loads of accessories installed and really need it, that's way too much.

Are you sure everything else in the circuit is fine...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2021, 02:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,504
Posted By Fa182
:nod: I've heard and read that this is a...

:nod:

I've heard and read that this is a thing that some people actually do and always wonder what they want to achieve with this.
Maybe OP can explain?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-14-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,568
Posted By Fa182
Strictly going by the parts catalogue, 9180932 /...

Strictly going by the parts catalogue, 9180932 / 9140693 is the correct unit for your 1997 Turbo car, which has a single pump setup.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-12-2021, 07:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,792
Posted By Fa182
LHT and LHD are different things. Volvo...

LHT and LHD are different things.

Volvo usually labels things in their catalogues as "LHT", which means steering wheel on the right and driving on the left.

Meaning LHT is the exact opposite of...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-12-2021, 02:23 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 15,373
Posted By Fa182
KL Racing Intercooler is almost half the price...

KL Racing Intercooler is almost half the price and while I haven't tried the do88 one personally, I don't think the upcharge is really worth it.

I'm not really following your thoughts about the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2021, 05:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,776
Posted By Fa182
You will require spacers in the range of around...

You will require spacers in the range of around 20mm.
You might be okay with the arches, but there's a chance it will hit / rub on the front strut if the wheel is too wide.

Offset of a 940 is...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-01-2021, 06:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,892
Posted By Fa182
I have a 1997 940 with a 16T set to a max. of...

I have a 1997 940 with a 16T set to a max. of 0,9bar boost.
Along with that turbo, I have a KL Racing Intercooler, which made an even bigger improvement than the actual turbo swap.
I use chips from...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-26-2021, 06:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,844
Posted By Fa182
I've had some wonky hot and cold start behaviour...

I've had some wonky hot and cold start behaviour that also changed with outside temperature when the coolant temperature sensor was bad on my 940.
Forum: showroom 10-10-2021, 06:59 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,497
Posted By Fa182
Very cool to see! My rig is not as sophisticated,...

Very cool to see! My rig is not as sophisticated, I just have a basic Playseat with a Fanatec CSW 2.5 base and Clubsport V2 pedals.
But it does the job and I really enjoy it.

I mostly race the...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,095
Posted By Fa182
This is from the 94- 940 part catalogue. ...

This is from the 94- 940 part catalogue.

6843913 for Turbo and 6-cyl
6843914 for n/a
Forum: showroom 10-07-2021, 08:55 AM
Replies: 9,740
Views: 5,802,507
Posted By Fa182
same :nod:

same :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2021, 08:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,476
Posted By Fa182
I would suspect corroded contacts in the plug of...

I would suspect corroded contacts in the plug of the relay if it's fine for some time after unplugging and plugging in again.
Have you checked that?

The RSR is supplying power to the injectors...
Forum: showroom 09-29-2021, 09:37 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,497
Posted By Fa182
This and me too. I'm sure there are enough...

This and me too.
I'm sure there are enough people finding my hobby of sim-racing weird and asking why I drive cars on a computer with a proper wheel and pedals against other people from somewhere...
Forum: showroom 09-27-2021, 06:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,762
Posted By Fa182
Looks like a rad time. :cheers:

Looks like a rad time. :cheers:
Forum: performance & modifications 09-27-2021, 04:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,664
Posted By Fa182
I use the exact same combination and all works...

I use the exact same combination and all works very well.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-22-2021, 07:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,293
Posted By Fa182
:nod:

:nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,769
Posted By Fa182
I really hope OP will appreciate someone finally...

I really hope OP will appreciate someone finally answering his question after 13 years.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,813
Posted By Fa182
https://www.vlvautoparts.com/vlvautoparts_images/p...

https://www.vlvautoparts.com/vlvautoparts_images/produits/30.2606.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2021, 05:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,626
Posted By Fa182
Can't help other than to say I've experienced...

Can't help other than to say I've experienced this too.
Suddenly had that sound appearing when taking off in first gear on my 940 a few times over the last few years (can count on one hand though)....
Forum: showroom 08-29-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 9,740
Views: 5,802,507
Posted By Fa182
It's great, it takes like 5 minutes to assemble...

It's great, it takes like 5 minutes to assemble and disassemble.
It just folds over with the help of the ladder and can easily be done alone.
I'll be leaving for my Norway trip next week, really...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-24-2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,421
Posted By Fa182
I also tapped into the HL switch for power. ...

I also tapped into the HL switch for power.

I do however have the sensor before the bend, as in the photo above, and it's been working fine for more than 2 years / >40k miles.
Forum: showroom 08-23-2021, 03:04 AM
Replies: 9,740
Views: 5,802,507
Posted By Fa182
Got a roof tent last week :cool:

Got a roof tent last week :cool:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-18-2021, 06:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,343
Posted By Fa182
If it was sold in Italy and it's a 1984 Turbo, it...

If it was sold in Italy and it's a 1984 Turbo, it can only be a B19ET, at least on paper.

If the VIN number (on the plate in the engine compartment) is XXYYYY26YXYYYYYYY, it originally came with...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-14-2021, 08:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,074
Posted By Fa182
Any reason you want aluminium? Mine broke as...

Any reason you want aluminium?
Mine broke as well and I just bought the one Skandix sells.
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