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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 09:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 196
Posted By ZVOLV
EGR won't cause a running issue. IF the EGR valve...

EGR won't cause a running issue. IF the EGR valve is stuck open the engine will probably stall at idle. These cars don't really have that problem. EGR just comes on at light throttle/cruise to lower...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 98
Posted By ZVOLV
Got a test lamp? Unplug an injector, peel back...

Got a test lamp? Unplug an injector, peel back the boot, and backprobe the lamp between the two pins. Got fuel injector pulse?

Got power to the MAF blue/yellow wire, when it is a no start?

...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 196
Posted By ZVOLV
I think it may have to do with your work

I think it may have to do with your work
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 12:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 196
Posted By ZVOLV
That solenoid activates the EGR valve.

That solenoid activates the EGR valve.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-04-2021, 08:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 405
Posted By ZVOLV
Good advice. Test lamp > meter for checking power...

Good advice. Test lamp > meter for checking power circuits.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-04-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 6
940: G80 repair
Views: 933
Posted By ZVOLV
I have used J-26252 to pull those pins, but you...

I have used J-26252 to pull those pins, but you could probably just punch it out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-04-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 353
Posted By ZVOLV
Sticking something in the throttle and turning...

Sticking something in the throttle and turning the key on doesn't sound like the best idea to me. I've never broken a throttle, but I have heard rumors of the teeth on the gears breaking.

You may...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-03-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 353
Posted By ZVOLV
Clear-flood mode is great suggestion. On some...

Clear-flood mode is great suggestion. On some cars you press the brake and the gas pedal (to the floor) and it disables the injectors and opens the throttle.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-03-2021, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 353
Posted By ZVOLV
Use a bidirectional scan tool.

Use a bidirectional scan tool.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2021, 12:17 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 75,759
Posted By ZVOLV
Yeah I need to fix mine on my 1991 740's. I have...

Yeah I need to fix mine on my 1991 740's. I have heard about upgrading to the later style seal which rivets into place.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-22-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,103
Posted By ZVOLV
If I had it at the shop, I'd smoke test it and...

If I had it at the shop, I'd smoke test it and find all the air leaks.

Inspect the MAF terminals for corrosion.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-08-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,948
Posted By ZVOLV
Cracked turbine housing? Misadjusted wastegate...

Cracked turbine housing? Misadjusted wastegate actuator?

What'd you do with the boost control system? Bypassed?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,826
Posted By ZVOLV
I have a stash of several MAFs. If you need a...

I have a stash of several MAFs. If you need a used OEM one PM me. It would be a known good unit tested on my car.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2021, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,826
Posted By ZVOLV
Inspect the terminals for corrosion. Peel back...

Inspect the terminals for corrosion. Peel back the MAF connector boot and make sure the crimps aren't corroded either. Inspect the ECM connectors for damaged terminals too.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2021, 05:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,143
Posted By ZVOLV
Get a dial indicator and watch Youtube.

Get a dial indicator and watch Youtube.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-01-2021, 02:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,273
Posted By ZVOLV
It heats PCV vapors so ice crystals don't form...

It heats PCV vapors so ice crystals don't form and then damage the turbo compressor.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,138
Posted By ZVOLV
I would store it with a full tank so no moisture...

I would store it with a full tank so no moisture gets in there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-29-2021, 05:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,858
Posted By ZVOLV
Without measuring fuel pressure before and after,...

Without measuring fuel pressure before and after, it really isn't a confirmed fix.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-29-2021, 11:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,679
Posted By ZVOLV
Good find. Thanks for posting back.

Good find. Thanks for posting back.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-29-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,679
Posted By ZVOLV
Click my signature. Spark, fuel pressure,...

Click my signature.

Spark, fuel pressure, injector pulse, timing, compression. What's missing?

Injector pulse can be tested with a test lamp backprobed between an unplugged injector wiring...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-26-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,679
Posted By ZVOLV
Do you have injector pulse? Do you have a...

Do you have injector pulse?


Do you have a test lamp?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-26-2021, 04:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,679
Posted By ZVOLV
You can just make a jumper wire to the starter....

You can just make a jumper wire to the starter. Apply B+ from the battery and have key on.

Powerstage?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-26-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,006
Posted By ZVOLV
Got a test lamp? Got a diagram? Access...

Got a test lamp?

Got a diagram?

Access the bulb failure relay connector and check circuits there. Or fire a relay at the problem. Its round and red.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-23-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,749
Posted By ZVOLV
Your 15G was "clocked", so that means the...

Your 15G was "clocked", so that means the alignment pin is removed; you can just put a breaker bar into the compressor housing outlet and "reclock" the compressor housing easily.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-22-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,579
Posted By ZVOLV
Use Chassis Ears

Use Chassis Ears
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-19-2021, 03:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,534
Posted By ZVOLV
OP hasn't logged in since 2/28.

OP hasn't logged in since 2/28.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-17-2021, 01:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,749
Posted By ZVOLV
Maybe try a shorter belt for the alt so it's...

Maybe try a shorter belt for the alt so it's closer to the engine.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2021, 02:27 PM
Replies: 27
240: M47 Fluid
Views: 3,733
Posted By ZVOLV
Reporting back

My M90 shifts just fine with the Valvoline Syncromesh MTL.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2021, 03:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 906
Posted By ZVOLV
Disconnect the battery

Disconnect the battery
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-09-2021, 11:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,579
Posted By ZVOLV
I use a giant syringe-like tool to inject new...

I use a giant syringe-like tool to inject new fluid into differentials. The job is so much easier that way vs. trying to squirt it in with the bottle/hoses/etc.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-09-2021, 11:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,258
Posted By ZVOLV
A Volvo 240 as a first car....yes! Thanks...

A Volvo 240 as a first car....yes!

Thanks for posting back. The wiring is commonly rotted under the car.

I would probably start with re-doing the entire suspension and all the fluids. What...
Forum: article composition 03-09-2021, 11:28 PM
Replies: 574
Views: 486,600
Posted By ZVOLV
I just finished my M90 install today and went for...

I just finished my M90 install today and went for a successful test drive!

Resurfaced dogdish flywheel, Sachs/LUK diesel pressure plate and disc, 2 quarts of Syncromesh MTL.

I shimmed the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-09-2021, 11:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,579
Posted By ZVOLV
I just did a center support bearing. It took me a...

I just did a center support bearing. It took me a couple tries with different dies/punches and the hydraulic press. When I say dies/punches I mean pipes, sockets, and whatever was laying around. I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-09-2021, 07:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,858
Posted By ZVOLV
Torn hose in the tank?

Torn hose in the tank?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,858
Posted By ZVOLV
Nice! I had my 1991 740 Turbo sit for 2 months...

Nice! I had my 1991 740 Turbo sit for 2 months recently and it was the same scenario- pumps running, crank, spark, but no start. I think it may have lost fuel pressure prime, flooded, or weak...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,858
Posted By ZVOLV
Disable injectors, clear flood, two long blasts...

Disable injectors, clear flood, two long blasts of starting fluid into an open throttle, crank, it should run. Keep it running on short blasts of starting fluid. Then retry.

Click my sig

...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,347
Posted By ZVOLV
Voltage drop test

Run the engine and put a meter on DC V and one lead to the alt case and the other lead to clean engine metal (like the intake) The reading should be less than 0.2V. ---------Higher=bad alt ground.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,001
Posted By ZVOLV
I know a B230 is 2 quarts out of 4 low when you...

I know a B230 is 2 quarts out of 4 low when you corner and the light comes on.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 27
240: M47 Fluid
Views: 3,733
Posted By ZVOLV
I just got 2l of Valvoline Syncromesh MTL from...

I just got 2l of Valvoline Syncromesh MTL from the local store. It's all they had. I plan to dump it in my M90. Why not?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-04-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,048
Posted By ZVOLV
The tumblers probably just seized. I would pull...

The tumblers probably just seized. I would pull out the lock cylinder and regrease the tumbers/springs so later you don't end up in the same position/worse
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-03-2021, 07:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,955
Posted By ZVOLV
Disconnect B+ wires 1 at a time from the...

Disconnect B+ wires 1 at a time from the distribution block. ( Does a 140 have one at the fender like a 240?)


Buy an inductive amp clamp and clamp it to the various branches of the B+ circuits
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-01-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,534
Posted By ZVOLV
What are you looking for in the compression test?

What are you looking for in the compression test?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-01-2021, 02:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,534
Posted By ZVOLV
1929 REO Speedwagon?

1929 REO Speedwagon?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-28-2021, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,099
Posted By ZVOLV
On my LH2.2 740 Turbo, it ended up being leaking...

On my LH2.2 740 Turbo, it ended up being leaking injectors causing the rich condition.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-24-2021, 12:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,635
Posted By ZVOLV
Good find. I once dealt with a Ford van...

Good find.

I once dealt with a Ford van that wouldn't rev under load and it was low current to the fuel pump.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-23-2021, 11:23 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,501
Posted By ZVOLV
Good diag. Glad to help. Thanks for posting back.

Good diag. Glad to help. Thanks for posting back.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-23-2021, 02:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,964
Posted By ZVOLV
Gm g80

I think I will pull one of them apart. I think its from a 2017'ish Sierra.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-23-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,634
Posted By ZVOLV
I don't see how a misaligned flywheel would cause...

I don't see how a misaligned flywheel would cause NO INJECTOR PULSE.

And you don't measure to ground with a component plugged in. You are reading the ground thru the ECU at that point.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2021, 02:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,964
Posted By ZVOLV
I have a couple GM G80's on the bench. I wonder...

I have a couple GM G80's on the bench. I wonder if the clutches are compatible with our old Volvo ones....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-20-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 865
Posted By ZVOLV
No ^ The ECU grounds the injectors. The...

No ^

The ECU grounds the injectors. The "radio interference" relay POWERS the injectors.

I don't really follow what is going on here....
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