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Forum: showroom 09-14-2021, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By Dvroofer
I was told certain ones they sell that use that...

I was told certain ones they sell that use that gm case wonít work at higher rpms such as the 400 amp elite model, I should of clarified that. I definitely agree they have the best products. Finding...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2021, 07:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 352
Posted By Dvroofer
Like this?I totally understand. Sorry,glad to...

Like this?I totally understand. Sorry,glad to hear you are ok. I sourced a replacement from a jy with hinge and bought a new windshield....
Forum: showroom 09-14-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By Dvroofer
They actually had a compact 240 amp that I can’t...

They actually had a compact 240 amp that I can’t find on their site anymore. Was there a couple weeks ago. Crap..
Forum: showroom 09-14-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 349
Posted By Dvroofer
Make sure if you get one it can operate at higher...

Make sure if you get one it can operate at higher rpms. I’ve been told the larger amperage gm truck cases they sell do not like higher rpms.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Dvroofer
Thank you for the help. Should be able to ...

Thank you for the help. Should be able to
Manage it with some fire. Awesome video.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Dvroofer
Rear bushing time frame

I wanted to get a general idea of how long it takes to change out the rear axle bushings on a 91 240 wagon with the tool made my gregervin. I’ve read that many people have done them but haven’t found...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2021, 12:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,843
Posted By Dvroofer
Itís on mission. Great place. Well you can...

Itís on mission. Great place. Well you can message me if you like. I definitely have some extra stuff if youíre interested
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,843
Posted By Dvroofer
Escondido… my daughter lives off El Norte prkwy ....

Escondido… my daughter lives off El Norte prkwy . Moneypit burgers…mmm. Let me know what you have going and I might be able to help you with some parts. Have extras, like t-cam , pink injectors, ecu,...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2021, 11:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,843
Posted By Dvroofer
Thanks. It’s taking longer thank I planned but...

Thanks. It’s taking longer thank I planned but it’s coming along. So the pink injectors were a direct swap running na with lh2.4 no problem, no resistor pack

I bought lines and made them. The ones...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-05-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By Dvroofer
I wish I knew. This was the only manual Iíve been...

I wish I knew. This was the only manual Iíve been using. What manual do you use? Maybe I should cross -reference unless someone knows the answer to why
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2021, 07:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,055
Posted By Dvroofer
I have a super 44 I could try out and let you...

I have a super 44 I could try out and let you know if that’s what type your looking at. Never ran it on the Volvo but great in a pair behind a v-8
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By Dvroofer
Thank you. Exactly what I needed to know. And all...

Thank you. Exactly what I needed to know. And all I know about soldering is how to seal lead pipes on the roof ( yes they still use lead on schools, smh) , that’s about as far as my experience goes...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2021, 04:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By Dvroofer
Ls truck coil resistor help

A while back I purchased a ls truck coil set with harness from a member. Im going to be putting this on my 91 240 wagon running microsquirt. I’ve read manuals and understand how to hook it into the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-01-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 791
Posted By Dvroofer
Very cool, cant wait to see it in your ride. I...

Very cool, cant wait to see it in your ride. I like the tapered shape from the top view looks very clean.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-29-2021, 08:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,843
Posted By Dvroofer
Seems like I was almost ready to turbo my car....

Seems like I was almost ready to turbo my car. Then I found out I’m missing elbows. In the meantime I was able to get a new wideband, boost controller, 3 inch borla muffler , trans cooler and some a...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-29-2021, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 248
Posted By Dvroofer
So after looking back at previous posts it looks...

So after looking back at previous posts it looks like I was wrong and the white wire need to be wired into the 02 input on the ms and the nb 02 needs disconnected. If I’m wrong please let me know....
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-29-2021, 06:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 248
Posted By Dvroofer
Aem UEGO wiring

Iím trying to add a Uego wideband on a microsquirt pnp and am not sure if the blue wire is my sensor out that should be connected to the 02 wire going to the ms unit.has anyone has experience in...
Forum: showroom 08-27-2021, 12:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,596
Posted By Dvroofer
Those roads look really fun to drive in that car....

Those roads look really fun to drive in that car. Very nice.so much lush greenery.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-16-2021, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,395
Posted By Dvroofer
Just be sure when you fix it, that it is aligned...

Just be sure when you fix it, that it is aligned correctly and double check it locks correctly…. I learned the hard way https://i.ibb.co/23vG8Vs/D27-C12-FA-D81-A-4578-9-EC8-E745-AC36-E0-D0.jpg...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-13-2021, 05:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,657
Posted By Dvroofer
So, I got everything lined up with a mark on the...

So, I got everything lined up with a mark on the block. Eventually after thinking about it way to much and wanting to be 100% I’m spot on I went to the junk yard , found a lower cover that was pretty...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-09-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,657
Posted By Dvroofer
I can probably do that. Thanks for the help. I do...

I can probably do that. Thanks for the help. I do have an adjustable light so I think I can figure it out. Never thought of the straw trick though. Should work
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-09-2021, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,657
Posted By Dvroofer
I had to check the wiring. Map is now set good....

I had to check the wiring. Map is now set good. Was a user error. Iím right at 100 kPa now. Full functionality. Thank you for the help. Much appreciated.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-09-2021, 08:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,657
Posted By Dvroofer
My second hurdle will be getting my exact timing....

My second hurdle will be getting my exact timing. I don’t have a lower cover or any cover for that matter . Need to figure a way to fabricate a timing tab.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-09-2021, 07:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,657
Posted By Dvroofer
Thanks, that got me idling. Working out the kinks...

Thanks, that got me idling. Working out the kinks
Getting it at least close is feeling pretty good. Thanks for the help
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-09-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,657
Posted By Dvroofer
I’m not running a tps on this for now. Just map,...

I’m not running a tps on this for now. Just map, which I just worked out. Not sure it’s all right yet , but….. it starts every time. Still no vacuum reading though. I WILL get this Swedish Meatball...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-08-2021, 07:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,657
Posted By Dvroofer
Ok so it started fired up an died instantly. Lol....

Ok so it started fired up an died instantly. Lol. Will do more research not getting a map reading , gotta check I wired it correctly.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-08-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,657
Posted By Dvroofer
Microsquirt start up set up

I have read the manuals over and over and hopefully I have done things correctly to get my wagon running on ms. My set up is a 1991 b230f , with yellow injectors and a block mounted distributor. Any...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-06-2021, 10:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,843
Posted By Dvroofer
Thank you, itís been a learning process. And a...

Thank you, itís been a learning process. And a lot of fun the faster I get.

So Iím ready to +T my wagon after months of help, parts sourcing and distractions. Tomorrow morning should have...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-04-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,833
Posted By Dvroofer
I had an issue like this when my iac was starting...

I had an issue like this when my iac was starting to go bad. Tried cleaning it and still had the issues eventually replaced it. The new one actually slipped at a crooked angle and again showed...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,075
Posted By Dvroofer
I’ve ran a ipd turbo cam on my 91 b230f for a...

I’ve ran a ipd turbo cam on my 91 b230f for a couple months and it’s a lot of fun, I run it advanced a couple degrees and have a pretty quick take off. It also does fine with my 80+ mile commute...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-28-2021, 06:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,759
Posted By Dvroofer
This ^

This ^
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2021, 06:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,759
Posted By Dvroofer
Doesn’t sound like your fault at all. Sounds like...

Doesn’t sound like your fault at all. Sounds like they got schooled on the proper way to do the job correctly and made it right. Glad to hear it’s worked out.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2021, 11:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,759
Posted By Dvroofer
Would a machine shop be able to take thicker...

Would a machine shop be able to take thicker shims and cut to size?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-18-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,603
Posted By Dvroofer
This is what was left of the original...

This is what was left of the original https://i.ibb.co/y4SWJVw/5-EBCE8-DF-6-E1-F-477-E-99-FA-A07907-ECE1-E4.jpg (https://ibb.co/nPCzSRH)
Forum: performance & modifications 07-18-2021, 08:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,603
Posted By Dvroofer
Yes I bought the cat directly from magnaflojo a...

Yes I bought the cat directly from magnaflojo a couple months ago replaced pretty much everything got to stage 0 . Put in my cam becauseÖ.. and made sure everything was fresh. Muffler, egr, are...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-18-2021, 04:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,603
Posted By Dvroofer
Well the guy was cool and said he could fail me...

Well the guy was cool and said he could fail me for my adjustable fpr and cam gear, but said he really didn’t care. Put the stock injectors back in and left the ipd turbo cam in. Here’s my results...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2021, 09:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,603
Posted By Dvroofer
California Smog Testing Will Now Sniff Out (and Fail) Tuned ECUs

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.motortrend.com/news/california-smog-testing-ecu-software-flash-modifications/amp/

Just read this. Not that it applies to older non obd2 cars but the point is...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2021, 06:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By Dvroofer
Thank you. Great information Interesting,...

Thank you.
Great information
Interesting, Iíve heard similar things about high rpm shifting. Donít know the total differences between the 500 and 600 but I bet it would act the same. Never had it...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By Dvroofer
Thank you. I am aware of the issues that those...

Thank you. I am aware of the issues that those models had. If you look up tko 600 on YouTube a bunch of shifting videos come upÖ explaining how to shift I guess? Kinda funny for a overpriced...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2021, 06:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By Dvroofer
I already purchased the tko600 from silversport...

I already purchased the tko600 from silversport transmissions last year for my 67 c20. my wife wants to drive it so Iím thinking about swapping it for an automatic. Plus the weight and power rating...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2021, 11:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By Dvroofer
Cool thank you, now hopefully someone has ran one...

Cool thank you, now hopefully someone has ran one behind a redblock I can bother for some tips.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By Dvroofer
Great information. Thank you. Did you swap your...

Great information. Thank you. Did you swap your rear end out? How about driveshaft , one piece or 2?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2021, 11:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By Dvroofer
Nice, thanks.trying to weigh the costs of the...

Nice, thanks.trying to weigh the costs of the complete installation with parts. Find any issues people had with the installation or fit.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2021, 09:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By Dvroofer
What mounting system did you use to secure it in...

What mounting system did you use to secure it in the Volvo?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2021, 07:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,551
Posted By Dvroofer
Tko 600 anyone running one?

I’m contemplating swapping my tko 600 out of my Chevy c-20 and running it in my 90 240 wagon behind my redblock. I’m just wondering if anyone has actually put this in a Volvo and what adapters,...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-08-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,843
Posted By Dvroofer
Thank you for the links and advice. Not sure if...

Thank you for the links and advice. Not sure if my welding skills are up to that challenge but will definitely consider it. I have a miller multimatic welder at my shop but lack experience using it.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-06-2021, 10:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,843
Posted By Dvroofer
Forgot to mention, I wrapped the entire car in...

Forgot to mention, I wrapped the entire car in white carbon fiber vivid xpo wrap. Will post more details on the installation but would not recommend carbon fiber for beginning wrappers. Found it...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-06-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,843
Posted By Dvroofer
My car has been stellar for the past couple ...

My car has been stellar for the past couple
Months. I installed the nuke rail and bought a couple set of injectors. I ended up running pink injectors with really good results. The rail installation...
Forum: showroom 07-03-2021, 01:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 703
Posted By Dvroofer
I did this and have had no issues. The footprint...

I did this and have had no issues. The footprint is very small and you can run tape long the bottom of the caps and trim it. Super easy. Try for snug but donít dig in like you might think.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2021, 01:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,720
Posted By Dvroofer
Put them on a General Electric T58-8F engine,...

Put them on a General Electric T58-8F engine, sorry off topic. Redblocks only.
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