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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-28-2022, 12:45 PM
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Posted By VolvoLatAm
Power steering to rack connector numbering confusion

I am making a custom hose to connect a 740 pump to a 240 cam rack. I have the 740 high pressure line w/ the pump side fitting.

I notice on fcp there is this hose (see the rack connection angle)...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-23-2022, 09:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By VolvoLatAm
I think they are just painted silver when they...

I think they are just painted silver when they refurbish the cores...it's not powder coated...just normal paint I believe
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-16-2022, 11:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 688
Posted By VolvoLatAm
Is there any real difference in these temp senders?

vp autoparts generic supplier, probably fae:
https://vp-autoparts.com/en/artiklar/temperature-sender-140_164_240-4-cyl-73-.html

fcp euro volvo genuine VDO brand...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2022, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 556
Posted By VolvoLatAm
Cleaning engine bay paint with white spirit?

I saw a post on facebook where a guy cleaned up his engine bay to shiny using a petroleum-based white spirit.

Besides removing oil that might be anti-rust, are there any downsides to this on the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2022, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 517
Posted By VolvoLatAm
Front turn signal bulb sizes?

parking light bulb specs
would the top light be 21w/5w E13?

turn signal bulb specs
would the orange bulb be 21W BA15S?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2022, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 650
Posted By VolvoLatAm
I hope I don't get flamed here. I got a ronak...

I hope I don't get flamed here. I got a ronak motor off amazon shipped for free for $35 with a coupon. I opened it up and checked for anything loose and it seems good. Hermetically sealed it back up....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2022, 12:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 650
Posted By VolvoLatAm
Came across this wiper motor/seal thread...

https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=293022

from a few years back, I am wondering if there is actually a seal now?
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,077
Posted By VolvoLatAm
I think these are manual rack only, there is...

I think these are manual rack only, there is something similar in the power steering rack though--typically replaced when the racks are refurbished
Forum: article composition 03-07-2022, 09:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 10,147
Posted By VolvoLatAm
this many years later isn't the seal now...

this many years later isn't the seal now available?
https://www.ipdusa.com/products/21137/Wiper-Motor-Base-Cabin-Seal-140-164-240-260-Genuine-Volvo-1372215-139814
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2022, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 688
Posted By VolvoLatAm
how did you avoid over-greasing? how do you know...

how did you avoid over-greasing? how do you know when is when?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2022, 08:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 688
Posted By VolvoLatAm
What tool is needed to grease the injectable style u-joints?

If I have the grease-able/injectable grease type of u-joints, what tool is needed to grease them? My 244 has the nozzles on each of the joints
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2022, 07:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,077
Posted By VolvoLatAm
do you have one in the US?

do you have one in the US?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2022, 11:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 685
Posted By VolvoLatAm
What is difference between these rubber bonnet seals?

I understand that there are two types for different years, just curious about what makes them different if anybody knows? The type 2 has waves in the rubber and looks less rigid


Rubber seal...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2022, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,130
Posted By VolvoLatAm
Yeah that's it. Thanks for the help. Got the parts

Yeah that's it. Thanks for the help. Got the parts
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-26-2022, 08:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,130
Posted By VolvoLatAm
I have found almost all pieces with the help of...

I have found almost all pieces with the help of white855t and you, now I am just trying to find the lower ac compressor mounting hardware for 3514231 mount. I don't understand how to get the exploded...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-26-2022, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,130
Posted By VolvoLatAm
I found the mount down here in Latin America on a...

I found the mount down here in Latin America on a junker car. I think I am going to mount it on the right passenger side to keep all fluids on one side.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-26-2022, 12:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,031
Posted By VolvoLatAm
Would an alternator located too close to a 123 distributor cause interference?

I was thinking the other day, although the alternators are rarely mounted up top on the left side, is it possible that having them too close to sensitive electronics (like a top nearby...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 774
Posted By VolvoLatAm
thanks I am going to try and get a mixed size box...

thanks I am going to try and get a mixed size box of cotter pins I think
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2022, 05:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,130
Posted By VolvoLatAm
which mount is needed for the Power Steering Reservoir

for 6819752
https://www.volvowholesalepartsdirect.com/p/Volvo__/Power-Steering-Reservoir-OIL-RESERVOIR-Oil-ReservoirPower-Steering-Reservoir/42874034/6819752.html

What is the part number for the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2022, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 774
Posted By VolvoLatAm
244 steering column u joint cotter pins

for the 244 steering column u joint Steering 6819550...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2022, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,077
Posted By VolvoLatAm
Has anybody tried out one of these poly steering bushings?

https://www.lethalperformance.com/whiteline-performance-front-steering-rack-and-pinion-shaft-guide-bushing-volvo-240-74-93-whiteline-w11113.html

Anybody have experience using one of these poly...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2022, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 678
Posted By VolvoLatAm
thanks

thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2022, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 678
Posted By VolvoLatAm
242 gt wheel center cap sizes

on the 242gt wheels
https://classicregister.com/id-guides/info-guide-1978-1981-volvo-240-series-242-gt

I read that the interior diameter where they mount is 56mm, anybody know the exterior...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2022, 10:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,636
Posted By VolvoLatAm
you would have to find ones with the same...

you would have to find ones with the same fittings and pressure. If anybody did here there would already be a swap solution to a part still being produced...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2022, 08:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,636
Posted By VolvoLatAm
again assuming everybody on turbobricks lives in...

again assuming everybody on turbobricks lives in the U.S.

Live in MedellĂ*n, Colombia. Volvos here were owned by cartel members here in the 80s, they were luxury cars and there are not many of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2022, 07:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,636
Posted By VolvoLatAm
https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=35...

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=354006

seems like the solutions are not very good
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2022, 07:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,636
Posted By VolvoLatAm
a car in a junkyard would probably be one that...

a car in a junkyard would probably be one that has sat unused for some time
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2022, 07:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,636
Posted By VolvoLatAm
not the octopus

not the octopus
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2022, 01:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,636
Posted By VolvoLatAm
How often do rear brake proportioning valves fail?

non abs 240s pn 1228738
https://www.skandix.de/en/spare-parts/brakes/brake-regulator-system/brake-power-regulator-34-bar/1014313/

I have asked around for consensus whether or not these parts fail...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2022, 02:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 892
Posted By VolvoLatAm
thanks

thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2022, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 892
Posted By VolvoLatAm
guessing I would need 120419 88-93 since...

guessing I would need 120419 88-93 since upgrading the front calipers, just curious of differences as people re-use bolts
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2022, 09:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 892
Posted By VolvoLatAm
brake bolts question, may have asked already

Looking to use new bolt hardware when upgrading to ventilated size front calipers for ventilated front discs, what is the difference between these bolts? Is there a size difference? There are...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2022, 01:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 966
Posted By VolvoLatAm
I want to eliminate the loud leaky metal trim,...

I want to eliminate the loud leaky metal trim, re-seal glass using rubber trim/urethane without buying a new windshield
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-09-2022, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 966
Posted By VolvoLatAm
do you think it would be possible to re-use the...

do you think it would be possible to re-use the original windshield with the new rubber seal after cleaning/eliminating the plastic clips and then re-mating the surface of the glass and frame?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2022, 11:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 989
Posted By VolvoLatAm
did the bearing simply not fit or did something...

did the bearing simply not fit or did something else happen?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2022, 11:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 989
Posted By VolvoLatAm
what would happen during operation?

what would happen during operation?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-06-2022, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 966
Posted By VolvoLatAm
Windshield rubber classic swede

Has anybody tried using this rubber to delete the metal trim/plastic bits on a pre 91 240?

https://www.classicswede.co.uk/240_Windscreen_surround/p1733344_15871276.aspx

or even used it with a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-02-2022, 07:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,815
Posted By VolvoLatAm
I was asking based on the pn on vp auto parts... ...

I was asking based on the pn on vp auto parts...

so blocking off the back of a b23 water pump is possible?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-02-2022, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 954
Posted By VolvoLatAm
floor/door sound deadening and insulation

Does anybody know of a non-asphalt/non sticky butyl adhesive sound deadener or solution that works well for the floors and doors?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-01-2022, 10:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,815
Posted By VolvoLatAm
that was for the b18 and b20 right? what about...

that was for the b18 and b20 right? what about the b23?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2022, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,049
Posted By VolvoLatAm
I read your thread. I live in a different...

I read your thread. I live in a different country. Where is the best place to order the modern 90s windshield?

Looking for a source near orlando/sanford to send to my freight forwarder
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-28-2022, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 870
Posted By VolvoLatAm
best master cylinder

most master cylinders for 244s with the stock setup don't come with the reservoirs...I don't know if they are interchangeable dimension wise across brands...

I was wonder which company makes the...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-27-2022, 12:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,035
Posted By VolvoLatAm
ipd anti-sway bar kit differences

This kit contains a larger (25mm/1 inch) rear bar for vehicles that are going to be lowered or are driven by enthusiast that wants more roll resistance, and understands they may encounter some...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-11-2022, 10:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,229
Posted By VolvoLatAm
brake booster question

Here is my booster: https://imgur.com/a/BM8foCs

82' 244 b23a with a carb

I know there are a few types of boosters based on my research:
skinny and fat

pn: 3516654
(this is the one I need...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,206
Posted By VolvoLatAm
ah gotcha, so mainly people are actually just...

ah gotcha, so mainly people are actually just cleaning the flametrap part of gunk--mine is a brass rose and not plastic
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2021, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,206
Posted By VolvoLatAm
catch can vs pcv box

for an n/a redblock, would a flame trap with basic (non valve cover cap tube) catch-can under the slight vacuum of an intake make maintenance easier--as in you could just monitor levels of oil in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2021, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,092
Posted By VolvoLatAm
they say 56mm here: ...

they say 56mm here:

https://classic-volvo.com/hubcap-centre-240-260-56mm-plastic-for-rim-283075-1128493-no-l.html

hmmmm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2021, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,092
Posted By VolvoLatAm
What size center caps do these wheels take?

https://imgur.com/a/BTxMo10

have an 82 244 with these wheels

trying to figure out what mm center cap or what part number they take?


there are many different sizes here:
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2021, 01:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,815
Posted By VolvoLatAm
"since you totally screwed up the bleeding...

"since you totally screwed up the bleeding process"

dude this guy is new here and you're totally being a dick for no reason, maybe work on being less anti-social or something
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-25-2021, 10:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,685
Posted By VolvoLatAm
horns are $16-40 bucks or so new, add a relay and...

horns are $16-40 bucks or so new, add a relay and they are 3x as loud as from the factory--at least mine are. Would not recommend trying to bring old horn tech back to life. You have many (hella)...
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