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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 07:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 69
Posted By hiperfauto
Check the break away steering coupler under the...

Check the break away steering coupler under the hood. It sounds like it's coming apart.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 07:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 69
Posted By hiperfauto
It cancels the turn signal switch and also holds...

It cancels the turn signal switch and also holds the horn contact. It should fit your '68. What's the problem?
Forum: website & board Yesterday, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 82
Posted By hiperfauto
Make sure you're using the secure address...

Make sure you're using the secure address (https).

https://forums.turbobricks.com/index.php
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-24-2022, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,996
Posted By hiperfauto
I fixed the links.

I fixed the links.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-23-2022, 04:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 604
Posted By hiperfauto
Eidt: the spec for AW70/71/72 is 4-5 Nm. The...

Eidt: the spec for AW70/71/72 is 4-5 Nm. The following is for BW55/AW55. Whoops.


The 200 series greenbook has different torque values depending on the color of the gasket? :wtf:

The 700...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-22-2022, 08:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 320
Posted By hiperfauto
I believe these racks are new to the market so...

I believe these racks are new to the market so there won't be much feedback on them yet. AFAIK CVI is having them made and they sell them for a lot less money but you have to pay shipping from Sweden...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-20-2022, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By hiperfauto
Connect the 100 ohm resistor at the sensor end of...

Connect the 100 ohm resistor at the sensor end of the wire.

If you leave the cooling system sealed it won't leak very much when you remove the sensor as long as the system isn't under pressure. If...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-20-2022, 03:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,660
Posted By hiperfauto
Thanks for the correction. I probably had both of...

Thanks for the correction. I probably had both of them open looking for the chart and grabbed the wrong link. It's an easy mistake to make since they're both titled the same.

Engine(s)...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-19-2022, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By hiperfauto
Here are the resistance figures for testing the...

Here are the resistance figures for testing the sensor. A 100 ohm resistor installed in place of the sensor (one end to ground, the other to the yellow gauge wire) should make the gauge read in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-19-2022, 05:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 604
Posted By hiperfauto
https://s3.amazonaws.com/rparts-sites/images/996a7...

https://s3.amazonaws.com/rparts-sites/images/996a7fa078cc36c46d02f9af3bef918b/f7ebfd2fed1110d9a149d5f2862519a5.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-18-2022, 02:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 293
Posted By hiperfauto
I think I have one here somewhere. The piece...

I think I have one here somewhere. The piece inside the trans is trapped so it can't go anywhere but you have to disassemble the trans to replace it so it's not worth it unless the trans is coming...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-18-2022, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 261
Posted By hiperfauto
I believe that's the block drain cock. There...

I believe that's the block drain cock. There should be one on each side. It looks like this only yours doesn't have a T handle.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-18-2022, 01:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 293
Posted By hiperfauto
1239745

1239745
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2022, 08:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 309
Posted By hiperfauto
You should only need to change the lower u-joint....

You should only need to change the lower u-joint. The upper u-joint and steering shaft are the same part numbers for early and late cars.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 340
Posted By hiperfauto
9146226 is the semi-circular mounting bracket....

9146226 is the semi-circular mounting bracket. 9146227 is the rear adjuster without the tensioning screw.

https://images.simplepart.com/images/parts/Volvo/parts/fullsize/GR-67134_5.png

9146231...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2022, 02:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 340
Posted By hiperfauto
The parts catalog shows the following parts are...

The parts catalog shows the following parts are to be replaced when updating the bracket.

9146226 compressor mount bracket, qty 4
9146227 compressor adjuster, qty 1
9146231 compressor adjuster,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-16-2022, 05:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By hiperfauto
And #14 which is what I saw in the late 240...

And #14 which is what I saw in the late 240 catalog and mistook for the spare tire strap.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-15-2022, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By hiperfauto
Okay, I don't know what that part is for but it's...

Okay, I don't know what that part is for but it's not for the spare tire. They all use 679199. My mistake. :oops:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-15-2022, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By hiperfauto
I don't know what the difference is, just that it...

I don't know what the difference is, just that it calls for a different part number. I looked and couldn't find a pic anywhere either.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-15-2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By hiperfauto
What year? The early strap (-'87) is available...

What year? The early strap (-'87) is available from VP.

https://vp-autoparts.com/en/artiklar/trunk-tensioner-strap-p18-140-164-200.html

The late strap ('88-) is still available from Volvo.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-11-2022, 05:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 478
Posted By hiperfauto
Yeah, that's the early seal for housings with a...

Yeah, that's the early seal for housings with a bushing. You need a 3549226 which comes up as discontinued from Volvo even though there's over 100 of them in the warehouse in Sweden. Sometimes the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2022, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By hiperfauto
The parts catalog doesn't show a washer under the...

The parts catalog doesn't show a washer under the gauge nuts and there aren't any on the cluster I just looked at. Is that something Volvo recommended?

It's common for the gauge nuts to come loose...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2022, 04:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 604
Posted By hiperfauto
VP has the switch in stock but I think it's...

VP has the switch in stock but I think it's aftermarket for that price.

https://vp-autoparts.com/en/artiklar/switch-starter-240-740-940.html

IPD has the aftermarket one in stock for less and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2022, 09:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 537
Posted By hiperfauto
Service the PCV system. Chances are your breather...

Service the PCV system. Chances are your breather box is plugged.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2022, 09:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 611
Posted By hiperfauto
:nod:

:nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2022, 09:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 611
Posted By hiperfauto
With a stock distributor the offset slot in the...

With a stock distributor the offset slot in the drive gear points towards cylinder #1 at TDC #1 (not to be confused with TDC #4). This will also have the rotor pointing at #1 once the distributor is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2022, 01:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By hiperfauto
The clip kit is still available. ...

The clip kit is still available.

https://www.tascaparts.com/oem-parts/volvo-clip-kit-270148
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-01-2022, 10:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By hiperfauto
Usually what happens on the early cars is the...

Usually what happens on the early cars is the bolt for the speedo housing retainer falls out. Then the cable with the end piece drags on the ground until there's nothing left. If the speedometer gear...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-01-2022, 09:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,734
Posted By hiperfauto
This boot...

This boot (https://www.tascaparts.com/oem-parts/volvo-connection-pip-1357088)?

https://s3.amazonaws.com/rparts-sites/images/996a7fa078cc36c46d02f9af3bef918b/10774571be81f3e8ef806027b2ee7810.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2022, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 363
Posted By hiperfauto
According to FCP there is no differrence. ...

According to FCP there is no differrence.



https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/volvo-engine-coolant-genuine-volvo-9434699
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2022, 01:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By hiperfauto
No relay on the horn circuit. Disconnect the...

No relay on the horn circuit. Disconnect the horns and try your continuity test again.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2022, 09:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By hiperfauto
The horns get power via a yellow wire from fuse...

The horns get power via a yellow wire from fuse 2. The horn contact at the steering wheel grounds the black wire.

If the Toyota horns only have one contact you'll need to wire in a relay.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2022, 05:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,031
Posted By hiperfauto
You're welcome, I enjoy doing it. Probably why...

You're welcome, I enjoy doing it. Probably why Ken crowned me "The Librarian".
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2022, 03:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,031
Posted By hiperfauto
Apparently the ring gear bolts were coming loose...

Apparently the ring gear bolts were coming loose so Volvo issued a TSB in November '71 to install a spring washer under the bolts and to use Loctite on Anti-Spin diffs.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2022, 01:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,031
Posted By hiperfauto
Volvo calls it a lock cover or plate and it's...

Volvo calls it a lock cover or plate and it's function is to prevent the ring gear bolts from backing out.

http://hiperformanceautoservice.com/images/RingGearBoltLockCover.jpg...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2022, 01:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 590
Posted By hiperfauto
The left cable should be part #9140980. The parts...

The left cable should be part #9140980. The parts catalog shows the updated cable uses an updated adjusting nut part #3516478.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 590
Posted By hiperfauto
IRS or live axle?

IRS or live axle?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2022, 01:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 641
Posted By hiperfauto
You can't trust the TDC mark on the crank...

You can't trust the TDC mark on the crank pulley/balancer. The outer ring is rubber isolated and it's common for them to slip.

http://hiperformanceautoservice.com/images/B230Balancer.gif...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-28-2022, 06:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 370
Posted By hiperfauto
TDC isn't on that protrusion so you can still set...

TDC isn't on that protrusion so you can still set the timing if you have a dial type timing light.

http://hiperformanceautoservice.com/images/TDC.jpg...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-28-2022, 01:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By hiperfauto
The pin is NLA. The o-ring is the same part as...

The pin is NLA. The o-ring is the same part as the breather box o-ring, 949659.

https://www.ipdusa.com/Catalog/Index?searchwords=949659
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-27-2022, 06:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By hiperfauto
You have the second style. The distributor needs...

You have the second style. The distributor needs to come out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-27-2022, 01:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By hiperfauto
1346793 might work but the parts catalog calls...

1346793 might work but the parts catalog calls for a 1389492 and it's a little cheaper.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-27-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 937
Posted By hiperfauto
It depends on which distributor you have. If it's...

It depends on which distributor you have. If it's this one then you might be able to get the screws out and remove the sensor but you'll probably need to rotate the distributor to get access to all...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-26-2022, 10:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,924
Posted By hiperfauto
The left trunk hinge was bent when someone tried...

The left trunk hinge was bent when someone tried to close the trunk without lifting up first. The fix is as John described. Open the trunk lid all the way and gently force it open a bit more....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-25-2022, 02:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 598
Posted By hiperfauto
8V exhaust studs are 5mm longer than 16V studs...

8V exhaust studs are 5mm longer than 16V studs (45mm vs. 50mm).
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-24-2022, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 465
Posted By hiperfauto
It's not that strange. Volvo North America will...

It's not that strange. Volvo North America will discontinue an item even though there's still stock in the warehouse. Once discontinued you cannot order the part through Volvo North America.

In...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-23-2022, 10:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By hiperfauto
Good luck finding NOS '78 242GT taillights. They...

Good luck finding NOS '78 242GT taillights. They were a one year only part. I believe they were Cibie brand but they were black instead of silver. You could paint some earlier silver ones black if...
Forum: showroom 10-22-2022, 10:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,619
Posted By hiperfauto
The parts catalog shows GT's could have come...

The parts catalog shows GT's could have come either way.
Forum: showroom 10-21-2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,619
Posted By hiperfauto
Yes, they were sold in '78. Pretty sure they were...

Yes, they were sold in '78. Pretty sure they were all K-Jet injection.

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/p5cAAOSw0eBjEi8H/s-l800.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-21-2022, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 940
Posted By hiperfauto
The ground wire is black. The red part is a...

The ground wire is black. The red part is a sleeve with the part number.
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