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Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By PCH
You don't think the thermostat stays open longer...

You don't think the thermostat stays open longer than it should?
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 12:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By PCH
I have another SAAB set like this:...

I have another SAAB set like this: https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=359900 if you want to use it instead of the radiator switch.
Forum: showroom 07-25-2021, 08:03 PM
Replies: 9,628
Views: 4,883,856
Posted By PCH
https://images.craigslist.org/00e0e_2Ldj2UfesADz_0...

https://images.craigslist.org/00e0e_2Ldj2UfesADz_0CI0t2_1200x900.jpg

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Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,432
Posted By PCH
I thought if you press on the shim bucket with...

I thought if you press on the shim bucket with some force you compress the husher enough to get the correct measurement. Wrong?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-22-2021, 02:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 451
Posted By PCH
Delco 15-5320 was mentioned before as good to...

Delco 15-5320 was mentioned before as good to use: http://turbobricks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=242812

https://ic.carid.com/acdelco/products/images/15-5320_1.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2021, 11:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 644
Posted By PCH
Saw this on FB: ...

Saw this on FB: ...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2021, 12:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,654
Posted By PCH
I think that in part this is meant to deal with...

I think that in part this is meant to deal with people ignoring visiting the dealer for required or very recommended software updates. Some of which are emission related. Seems reasonable.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2021, 11:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,654
Posted By PCH
I wonder the BAR is going to release valid...

I wonder the BAR is going to release valid software ID's/checksums list or a link to that info that the tech can verify on the spot. Kind of like they do with CARB EO #'s.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2021, 04:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,654
Posted By PCH
The software would always register this as event...

The software would always register this as event and log it in the non-erasable memory. Manufacturers protect themselves from invalid warranty claims this way. So now BAR is simply getting access to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2021, 01:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 618
Posted By PCH
Probably just time to replace it. Last time I did...

Probably just time to replace it. Last time I did it everything was right on the marks, so it's not the head.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2021, 11:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 618
Posted By PCH
Cam gear 1/2 tooth off

While replacing the water pump on B230 I noticed that the cam gear's mark is 1/2 tooth late. Can the timing belt being old (stretched) cause this? I readjusted the tensioner and turned the motor...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-15-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,019
Posted By PCH
Yes we do.

Yes we do.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-14-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,019
Posted By PCH
Just disable the vacuum to the EGR Valve so it...

Just disable the vacuum to the EGR Valve so it doesn't open.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2021, 04:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 669
Posted By PCH
Usually they draw no more than 5A. Doesn't matter...

Usually they draw no more than 5A. Doesn't matter what condition of the compressor is.
Forum: showroom 06-25-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 9,628
Views: 4,883,856
Posted By PCH
No, have to go to LA. Wish I could go to SB...

No, have to go to LA. Wish I could go to SB instead.
Forum: showroom 06-24-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9,628
Views: 4,883,856
Posted By PCH
Lovely ride, Mr. Ruben :cool:

Lovely ride, Mr. Ruben :cool:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2021, 10:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,834
Posted By PCH
Just use some masking tape and black plasti-dip...

Just use some masking tape and black plasti-dip spray.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2021, 06:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,573
Posted By PCH
240's engines are the same as 940. Heater valves...

240's engines are the same as 940. Heater valves are different but not in basic function- they do not bypass. Only GM heater valve conversion lets you have a bypass. I think that means you are OK to...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2021, 10:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,131
Posted By PCH
This is what late bumper looks like on a '76 with...

This is what late bumper looks like on a '76 with the original body/bumper seal still on: Scroll down to the middle of the page to the Berkshire Green Wagon https://www.240turbo.com/volvo240.html
...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,131
Posted By PCH
The one on the pic is 145. You can fit later...

The one on the pic is 145.
You can fit later style 240 bumpers on a '75.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,237
Posted By PCH
Switch to manually adjustable seats. Use...

Switch to manually adjustable seats. Use foam/covers from passenger side if you find something at the yard.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,979
Posted By PCH
I once saw this happen on a 911. Turned out to be...

I once saw this happen on a 911. Turned out to be a worn needle of the main pressure regulator on the side the fuel distributor. Easy to take out and check. If the needle has ridges then it can stick...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2021, 09:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,337
Posted By PCH
Any CarQuest stores in your area? They can order...

Any CarQuest stores in your area? They can order from WorldPac catalog and most of the Volvo parts are deliverable within a day.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,524
Posted By PCH
Is there an SRS module below the driver seat?...

Is there an SRS module below the driver seat? Also there should be a decal on the door post regarding Airbag if it indeed came with one from the factory.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,399
Posted By PCH
My first step would be spraying some WD-40 into...

My first step would be spraying some WD-40 into IAC, let it sit for few minutes, than drive.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2021, 11:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,291
Posted By PCH
Yeah, 3 pieces with shipping are probably gonna...

Yeah, 3 pieces with shipping are probably gonna add up to that much. If you find used ones with the rubber still flexible and corner pieces decent then you are in luck. May still have to paint the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2021, 10:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,291
Posted By PCH
Used trim is hard to find in good condition and...

Used trim is hard to find in good condition and not cheap to ship. The new 3 pieces without the cowl seal are still available new. You may want to order few spare clips that hold them in just in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,568
Posted By PCH
https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=27...

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=274045

http://i255.photobucket.com/albums/hh136/redwoodchair/82%20245%20GLT/82245GLTPaint4.jpg
Forum: showroom 05-15-2021, 12:42 AM
Replies: 9,628
Views: 4,883,856
Posted By PCH
I'd never guess the car is actually dark blue...

I'd never guess the car is actually dark blue from this pic. I am saving this.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2021, 04:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,582
Posted By PCH
I may be wrong but I believe you can just...

I may be wrong but I believe you can just permanently bypass the relay by connecting 2 wires together and not worry about it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2021, 06:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,972
Posted By PCH
Are wire colors in plug at the same positions old...

Are wire colors in plug at the same positions old vs. new?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2021, 01:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,972
Posted By PCH
Couple of years ago I replaced the mirror on my...

Couple of years ago I replaced the mirror on my '93 and I had to change the position of 2 pins in the connector, so compare the plugs first.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2021, 10:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,881
Posted By PCH
I loved K-cam on my '76 but it had a manual. The...

I loved K-cam on my '76 but it had a manual. The rear axle ratio probably also comes into play when you are talking about low end feel.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2021, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,532
Posted By PCH
Evapo-Rust. Have not done any turbine housings...

Evapo-Rust. Have not done any turbine housings but couple exhaust manifolds. Harbor Freight has it or you can order online cheaper.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,968
Posted By PCH
https://www.bosch-ibusiness.com/media/images/produ...

https://www.bosch-ibusiness.com/media/images/products/relays/xx_pdfs_3/2020_03_10_relay_powerpoint_catalogue_en.pdf

https://www.ebay.com/itm/164168890905?chn=ps&mkevt=1&mkcid=28
Forum: performance & modifications 04-19-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,400
Posted By PCH
Just plug the resistor before the clock spring....

Just plug the resistor before the clock spring. Also it doesn't hurt to have the resistor circuit fused.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-18-2021, 03:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,341
Posted By PCH
Z and ZX are 6mm high. SPZ is 8mm. I measured...

Z and ZX are 6mm high.
SPZ is 8mm.
I measured various spare belts I have laying around and they are between 8 and 10mm high.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2021, 03:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,808
Posted By PCH
I think the small vacuum hose just pulls some of...

I think the small vacuum hose just pulls some of the crankcase gases into the intake- it does not create negative pressure in the larger hose or anywhere else in the system. At any time there is ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-09-2021, 11:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,397
Posted By PCH
I think only V/S90's and may be late 960's had...

I think only V/S90's and may be late 960's had that switch wired. It's a great safety feature, I thought about adding a warning light for that too.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-09-2021, 01:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,397
Posted By PCH
There is a ring shaped float with the magnet...

There is a ring shaped float with the magnet inside the coolant tank. At the low position it activates the sensor which is actually a switch.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-08-2021, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,808
Posted By PCH
Shouldn't collapse since it's not under vacuum.

Shouldn't collapse since it's not under vacuum.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2021, 09:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,773
Posted By PCH
they only fit one way? Smooth side out Guru...

they only fit one way? Smooth side out
Guru status achieved.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,749
Posted By PCH
I've installed Scion xB/xA seats into 3 different...

I've installed Scion xB/xA seats into 3 different cars- they are very light, comfortable and all manually adjustable. I usually try to use original seat brackets/sliders and bolt the replacement seat...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-12-2021, 01:25 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 112,951
Posted By PCH
Clean! Take it up to Camino Cielo for some fun...

Clean!
Take it up to Camino Cielo for some fun curves :cool:
Forum: performance & modifications 03-10-2021, 12:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,220
Posted By PCH
You could probably spray with Plasti-Dip or...

You could probably spray with Plasti-Dip or better yet Dupli-Color Truck Bed Coating. I agree that direct fit in the factory location is a big plus for the look you are after.
A while ago I did the...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2021, 10:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,220
Posted By PCH
But that box has the fuel distributor (very...

But that box has the fuel distributor (very chunky piece) mounted on it. How is it going to look OEM if you need do delete/block it off?
...
Forum: showroom 03-06-2021, 11:15 PM
Replies: 2,813
Views: 1,514,529
Posted By PCH
But the stitching is not dyed. I would build a...

But the stitching is not dyed.
I would build a case and put that wheel on the wall.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,510
Posted By PCH
I just swapped the rear axle when mine started to...

I just swapped the rear axle when mine started to wine due to being low on oil. Pulled one from a decent looking car at the junkyard, dropped it off at the Volvo shop to have the seals replaced...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,135
Posted By PCH
Measure the sensor from the ECU plug side. This...

Measure the sensor from the ECU plug side. This way you know the wiring and connections are good. ECU itself can be faulty too of course.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,452
Posted By PCH
Seeing the actual numbers from the report (CO2,...

Seeing the actual numbers from the report (CO2, CO, HC, O2, NOx) and limits would help.
How "cold" is the engine when it passes @15MPH? They are not even supposed to test unless its at normal...
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