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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 05:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 168
Posted By Fa182
I've seen quite a few repro parts from Swedish...

I've seen quite a few repro parts from Swedish Car Parts. They look very nice on the pictures but are usually quite steep price-wise.

However I know how expensive Injection molds can be and they...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-30-2022, 12:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,286
Posted By Fa182
Chances are pretty high that guy doesn't even...

Chances are pretty high that guy doesn't even have the car anymore almost 14 years later.

Nice bump. :lol:
Forum: performance & modifications 11-23-2022, 04:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 354
Posted By Fa182
On my 945, I have 40mm lowering springs that got...

On my 945, I have 40mm lowering springs that got rid of the boat feeling and combined with the upgraded IPD 25/25 sway bars to actually get around corners in reasonable speed, it's a great ride....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-18-2022, 02:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,605
Posted By Fa182
https://www.davebarton.com/

https://www.davebarton.com/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2022, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By Fa182
Looks like the belt you referred to is used for...

Looks like the belt you referred to is used for the tool bag / pouch on various models (2/7/8/9)- it has the same part number on all of them, no 4.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-15-2022, 03:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 340
Posted By Fa182
VP has got you covered:...

VP has got you covered: https://vp-autoparts.com/en/artiklar/trunk-tensioner-strap-p18-140-164-200.html
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2022, 01:33 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,019
Posted By Fa182
:lol: Better to double check anyway!

:lol:

Better to double check anyway!
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,019
Posted By Fa182
I just looked the part numbers up on GCP for the...

I just looked the part numbers up on GCP for the hydraulic and control unit, both late 2 and 7 cars used the same one, part 6819092 and 3523142.
Looks like you'll be fine on that part.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2022, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 629
Posted By Fa182
Yes, that's the correct one.

Yes, that's the correct one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-25-2022, 06:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,110
Posted By Fa182
I know this is not for North America since they...

I know this is not for North America since they stopped with the 940 after 1995, but everywhere else all 940's until their end in 1998 were using the same RWD offset.

Just the MKII 960's and...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-24-2022, 06:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 774
Posted By Fa182
Not having this done myself, but about the wiring...

Not having this done myself, but about the wiring loom.

- I believe the NA loom does not have the connector for the ballast resistor (Turbo engines use low-impedance injectors and a ballast...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-24-2022, 05:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 485
Posted By Fa182
GCP still has some on stock. Maybe talk to VP...

GCP still has some on stock.
Maybe talk to VP USA and see if they can throw it in their next container from Sweden.

https://www.gcp.se/en/products/3546635-2/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-24-2022, 02:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By Fa182
940? All 3 are a different size. Manifold...

940?
All 3 are a different size.

Manifold to turbo are M8 x 35mm.
https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/volvo-exhaust-manifold-stud-manifold-to-turbo-1336261

Turbo to downpipe are M8 x 40mm...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-18-2022, 05:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 882
Posted By Fa182
If you don't have an AFR gauge, get one and try...

If you don't have an AFR gauge, get one and try the stock injectors.
They have plenty of headroom, but depends on the turbo and boost pressure.
Maybe you just don't need that much fuel.

I'm...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-15-2022, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,340
Posted By Fa182
What if you just add a washer or two between the...

What if you just add a washer or two between the bracket and the spacer and use a slightly longer bolt?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-15-2022, 04:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 996
Posted By Fa182
Something more to read:...

Something more to read: https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=362073
Forum: performance & modifications 10-12-2022, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,360
Posted By Fa182
Also looked them up. Are you talking about the...

Also looked them up.
Are you talking about the kit that they sell for about $600? Or a turbo for $125?

Just stay away.
Such a "kit" won't even fit or have all the parts you actually need and I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-12-2022, 01:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 833
Posted By Fa182
Updated seat pocket for SIPS on the left, old one...

Updated seat pocket for SIPS on the left, old one without on the right.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-12-2022, 01:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 833
Posted By Fa182
I see, that all makes sense. I don't have much...

I see, that all makes sense. I don't have much experience, so I'd rather not make some false assumptions, just tried to help somehow :lol:

I do however think the seats below could indeed be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-11-2022, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By Fa182
Thanks. So what you're saying is that the...

Thanks.
So what you're saying is that the hinges are likely worn out?
Nothing I can try to tighten or something first?
I can have a look at the bolts holding the back to the bottom I guess, just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-11-2022, 02:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 833
Posted By Fa182
Haven't done this myself but just based on the...

Haven't done this myself but just based on the parts catalogue, 95-96 960's use the same seat foam as 940's (besides almost every other part also being the same for both).
So wouldn't the 940 covers...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-10-2022, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 625
Posted By Fa182
Wobbly seat back

The driver's seat in my 97 940 has a wobbly seat back. I have fully manual seats.
You can rock it back and forth by like 4-5cm or something if you grab it at the headrest.
When I'm actually sitting...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-08-2022, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By Fa182
Here's how I did it. Pretty straightforward,...

Here's how I did it.
Pretty straightforward, just have to get the angle and rotation of the flange right to mate up correctly to the turbo.
I used a stock 940T downpipe, which I think is 2.25"?
...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2022, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,816
Posted By Fa182
I don't have a 19T, but a 16T with a straight...

I don't have a 19T, but a 16T with a straight flange in my 940.
I just took the cut-off piece of flange from the V70 downpipe, cut off the cone on the 940 dp and welded the flange on.
If it's the...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2022, 06:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,255
Posted By Fa182
Depends which version you need. As I said in...

Depends which version you need.

As I said in the thread linked above, my non-AC version with the outlets on top just involved trimming the rubber inserts in the brackets, nothing else.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-29-2022, 05:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,521
Posted By Fa182
No resolution posted in the thread linked above. ...

No resolution posted in the thread linked above.
Just the same suggestion as Dave just made.

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=286211
Forum: performance & modifications 09-23-2022, 06:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,255
Posted By Fa182
Have only good things to say about the KL...

Have only good things to say about the KL intercooler. Installed it in 2018 and still very happy I got that one.

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=343520
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2022, 05:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,518
Posted By Fa182
I believe the connector is still available from...

I believe the connector is still available from GCP (if that's the right p/n).
Only thing, it has the whole harness attached :lol:

https://www.gcp.se/en/products/3515723-2/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2022, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,022
Posted By Fa182
Maybe this helps <iframe width="560"...

Maybe this helps

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iDB5U4QUdD0" title="YouTube video player" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write;...
Forum: website & board 09-02-2022, 11:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 925
Posted By Fa182
This also happens to me. I am using...

This also happens to me.
I am using forums.turbobricks.com and whenever I follow a link to the other addresses I have to log in.

However, I do not get logged out when I am browsing normally, so I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2022, 05:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,177
Posted By Fa182
That turbo pressure building up looks a bit weird...

That turbo pressure building up looks a bit weird and slow on both videos imho.

First thing I personally would do because it's quick to do, is to check the wastegate actuator on the turbo if the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2022, 05:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,919
Posted By Fa182
If other accessories are working with car shut...

If other accessories are working with car shut off and key out, it seems like your ignition cylinder might be what you need to look at, since power for almost everything goes through it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2022, 06:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,919
Posted By Fa182
This is the sensor:...

This is the sensor: https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/volvo-ambient-temp-sensor-oem-1347010
I don't know if a 92 960 has the same, I didn't find a part number for that, only for 94- (which is the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2022, 01:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,085
Posted By Fa182
I personally would also check TPS adjustment and...

I personally would also check TPS adjustment and idle valve to have some peace of mind about them.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-22-2022, 04:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 14,701
Posted By Fa182
Had a closer look at the plug leads and there are...

Had a closer look at the plug leads and there are some almost invisible scuff marks on two cables, likely from marten bites due to traces on valve cover - very frequent problem around here.

I just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-20-2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 14,701
Posted By Fa182
I now have the same issue on my 97 940. It...

I now have the same issue on my 97 940.
It happened previously like 2 times or so and very mildly, but nothing ever since.

It doesn't really misfire, it just stumbles very roughly and engine is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-11-2022, 02:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,343
Posted By Fa182
It was, I really enjoyed it. The "freedom to...

It was, I really enjoyed it.
The "freedom to roam" rule that is still in place in the Nordic countries by law makes it possible and really easy to just stop where you want and camp for the night as...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-08-2022, 09:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,343
Posted By Fa182
Yes I have a Thule Tepui tent on a Thule...

Yes I have a Thule Tepui tent on a Thule Squarebar gutter rack. No issues.

Max. roof load according to Owner's manual is 100kg, which I guess is the dynamic load limit with the static load being...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-27-2022, 04:11 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 15,819
Posted By Fa182
I really hope he did after 15 years!

I really hope he did after 15 years!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2022, 02:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,685
Posted By Fa182
I made a holding tool similar to the one in the...

I made a holding tool similar to the one in the picture from the Brickboard FAQ.
Although the pin was really hard to get out initially, the tool made it quite a bit easier.
Just an idea.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-09-2022, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By Fa182
So just a quick follow up. The bottom pin...

So just a quick follow up.

The bottom pin was really rusty and stuck in the bracket.
Top pin was in pretty much perfect condition.
Even though the dust boot was intact and properly on, it was...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2022, 08:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By Fa182
Thanks Dave, that's good to hear. I just...

Thanks Dave, that's good to hear.

I just ordered new guide pins yesterday and will change them on the weekend.
Hope they are not too stuck in the bracket.

I do have a tube of ATE Plastilube...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2022, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By Fa182
I already did that a few months ago before the...

I already did that a few months ago before the noise appeared, but I can certainly do that again.
It just doesn't sound (to my semi-trained ears) like a noise that pads would make.



Yeah we...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2022, 01:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By Fa182
What's the noise (brakes)?

Sorry for the long post, but I just want to mention every detail.

I know it's hard to tell by just listening, but I wanna make sure I get all the parts before I start working on it because I have...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2022, 10:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,516
Posted By Fa182
It should just be a simple PE foil that you can...

It should just be a simple PE foil that you can get at every hardware store.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2022, 09:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,278
Posted By Fa182
Dave has some great info on his site:...

Dave has some great info on his site: https://www.240turbo.com/alternators.html
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-14-2022, 09:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,375
Posted By Fa182
I've not owned a late 240 so I can't speak from...

I've not owned a late 240 so I can't speak from personal experience and take it with a pinch of salt, but the late 1993 Greenbook says there's a connector in the left trunk area somewhere (labelled...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2022, 04:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,401
Posted By Fa182
This should work:...

This should work: https://www.facebook.com/Viking-Fabrications-102068002139373
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2022, 04:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 885
Posted By Fa182
Just curious, I've seen you posting the inventory...

Just curious, I've seen you posting the inventory quite a few times on some parts (from GCP I would assume), where do you actually see that number?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-04-2022, 03:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,526
Posted By Fa182
Does that also happen when you slightly turn the...

Does that also happen when you slightly turn the throttle spool (where the cable connects to in the engine bay) by hand?
Or just when pushing the pedal?
Might be something wrong with how the cable...
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