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Forum: projects & restorations 02-25-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 974
Posted By redblockpowered
I'd turn lambda correction off, do a few pulls...

I'd turn lambda correction off, do a few pulls with a quick and dirty tune (with before and after graphed), and be done with it. No need to do anything ridiculous if it's getting MS.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-23-2020, 01:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 302
Posted By redblockpowered
How do you figure you need more injector? On...

How do you figure you need more injector? On their own it's not a power upgrade.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-23-2020, 01:23 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 17,559
Posted By redblockpowered
http://www.stealth316.com/2-3s-compflowmaps.htm#fm...

http://www.stealth316.com/2-3s-compflowmaps.htm#fm

As for what's good for what power level, you'll have to do the math out for yourself.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-22-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,268
Posted By redblockpowered
http://www.ovlov.net/page.php?page_name=tips

http://www.ovlov.net/page.php?page_name=tips
Forum: projects & restorations 02-22-2020, 02:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
Initial thoughts? I'm pretty sure this thing...

Initial thoughts?

I'm pretty sure this thing is magic. The powertrain flexibility the V15 affords me is absurd. At the cost of a marginally rougher idle (only obvious on cold starts) I get a...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2020, 10:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,268
Posted By redblockpowered
I always have a mighty poop before driving,...

I always have a mighty poop before driving, cornering speeds just aren't the same without it.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-21-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,230
Posted By redblockpowered
It's great to see a neglected GT get the...

It's great to see a neglected GT get the attention it deserves, good luck!
Forum: projects & restorations 02-20-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
We'll see how it does during tomorrow's drive to...

We'll see how it does during tomorrow's drive to school. Maybe I'll get up early and take the back roads (or as back-roads as this side of Massachusetts gets).

I'm running the IPD rear bar too....
Forum: projects & restorations 02-20-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
V15T is in.

V15T is in.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-20-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 974
Posted By redblockpowered
Now we're cooking with gas. I'd like to see dyno...

Now we're cooking with gas. I'd like to see dyno results with the only difference being EMS. Well, really I'd like to see dyno results of every change one could possibly do.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-19-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 315
Posted By redblockpowered
You want p/n 0 280 212 016.

You want p/n 0 280 212 016.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 02-17-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 2,281
Views: 1,091,789
Posted By redblockpowered
Yup, works fine now. Hmm.

Yup, works fine now. Hmm.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 02-15-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2,281
Views: 1,091,789
Posted By redblockpowered
Jetronic.info seems to be down.

Jetronic.info seems to be down.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-15-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
They're listed for 85-87 760 Turbo, Diesel, V6...

They're listed for 85-87 760 Turbo, Diesel, V6 with certain chassis codes on the build plate. I sourced them on eBay and had pretty much no luck finding them new. With the thicker wire and slightly...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-13-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
It works at low speeds and from a stop, but not...

It works at low speeds and from a stop, but not over about 30 unless it was last loaded under 30.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-13-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
Hmm, interesting stuff. I'll have to try the rear...

Hmm, interesting stuff. I'll have to try the rear bar then, at least. I wish this car had a real diff, it was unloading the rear pretty aggressively last time I autocrossed it but of course that was...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-13-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
Stiff front springs arrived in the mail today!...

Stiff front springs arrived in the mail today! Well, stiff in a relative sense. They're OE Volvo p/n 1329826, with 14.8 mm wire and ~370 mm free length. Looking forward to the chassis improvements I...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 526
Posted By redblockpowered
Stock front spring diameter is 167mm. Wire...

Stock front spring diameter is 167mm. Wire diameter varies based on suspension code (check your build plate) but could be anywhere between 13.6 and 14.8 mm, which corresponds to (according to my...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By redblockpowered
I would clean all the electrical grounds on any...

I would clean all the electrical grounds on any new (to me) 940. Your problem sounds like bad fuel pressure to me, most likely a regulator with a torn diaphragm.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2020, 02:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 769
Posted By redblockpowered
If you're concerned about a retrofitted...

If you're concerned about a retrofitted transmission (and I don't blame you), you could rebuild an M47 or have one rebuilt. Be prepared to buy some tools. I also wouldn't question the durability of...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2020, 12:11 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 17,559
Posted By redblockpowered
Listen to this guy, he knows what he's talking...

Listen to this guy, he knows what he's talking about.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-06-2020, 12:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 760
Posted By redblockpowered
Boy am I glad this thread isn't what I was...

Boy am I glad this thread isn't what I was worried it would be.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-05-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 17,559
Posted By redblockpowered
Strongly agree.

Strongly agree.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-05-2020, 09:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
And if you're curious about the man-hours...

And if you're curious about the man-hours involved, it took about two months working after work/school for two people, mostly because it rained the whole damn time. If you were particularly...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-05-2020, 09:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,230
Posted By redblockpowered
Goodness, makes me realize how far back in time...

Goodness, makes me realize how far back in time the thread is vs. real life! I have about ~12000 miles on the swap now with no troubles (well, no manual transmission related troubles) and lots of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-30-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 747
Posted By redblockpowered
And check for fault codes!

And check for fault codes!
Forum: performance & modifications 01-30-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 81,770
Posted By redblockpowered
Enem V15T acquired. Would like to measure it...

Enem V15T acquired. Would like to measure it before it ends up in my car.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,997
Posted By redblockpowered
Super easy, everybody around here does it and...

Super easy, everybody around here does it and nobody talks about it because they don't want the manufacturers to find out the secret.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-28-2020, 12:55 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,680
Posted By redblockpowered
That little square guy is for electric fan...

That little square guy is for electric fan control.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-26-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,579
Posted By redblockpowered
I know the spot. Weird dude, glad something made...

I know the spot. Weird dude, glad something made it out of his hoard but I'm sure he just doesn't want to be harassed by tire kickers like dl242gt said. If you're not some kid with $45 looking to do...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-21-2020, 12:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,345
Posted By redblockpowered
Gotta break out the 1.0 Ecoboost if you want REAL...

Gotta break out the 1.0 Ecoboost if you want REAL power.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-13-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,345
Posted By redblockpowered
Which do you prefer, more head flow or less?

Which do you prefer, more head flow or less?
Forum: performance & modifications 01-05-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,248
Posted By redblockpowered
I'm the guy that made the google sheet linked...

I'm the guy that made the google sheet linked earlier, here's an updated version that also includes LH 2.4 ECUs as well:
...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-05-2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By redblockpowered
V or A would be good choices for a factory cam....

V or A would be good choices for a factory cam. Do you have a head mounted distributor?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,971
Posted By redblockpowered
Do you have a data sheet on this boost...

Do you have a data sheet on this boost controller? How is it supposed to work?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,904
Posted By redblockpowered
For cylinder head chat this certainly seems to be...

For cylinder head chat this certainly seems to be lacking in data.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,680
Posted By redblockpowered
I can also confirm that the 169 EZK has both EGR...

I can also confirm that the 169 EZK has both EGR and non-EGR variations. I believe the Volvo part number for these variants is different although I have not personally confirmed this.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-19-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 619
Posted By redblockpowered
First one is an upper radiator hose for 740/940...

First one is an upper radiator hose for 740/940 with B230. Second one I don't know.
Forum: website & board 12-18-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,785
Posted By redblockpowered
Welcome! I'm 21, so don't feel like this forum is...

Welcome! I'm 21, so don't feel like this forum is just full of old farts (just kidding I am an old fart on the inside). The best advice I can give is to keep in mind what you're capable of and...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,295
Posted By redblockpowered
M45 seems pretty small for a B230, particularly...

M45 seems pretty small for a B230, particularly for the amount of work it'll take to get this thing to operate.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,595
Posted By redblockpowered
I had to import mine from Japan but they whine...

I had to import mine from Japan but they whine real loud now. Really impresses the girls in the Taco Bell parking lot when I drive around with my windows down.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,214
Posted By redblockpowered
What fault codes do you have? Do you have a way...

What fault codes do you have? Do you have a way of measuring fuel pressure?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-17-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 564
Posted By redblockpowered
Maybe not a very useful or practical solution but...

Maybe not a very useful or practical solution but I think the gauge pod that 480s have fits in the bottom section. Other than that I think you're SOL. I'll check and see if I have a lighter cover...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-17-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 11,379
Posted By redblockpowered
Is this with driver/gas? Seems pretty heavy. I...

Is this with driver/gas? Seems pretty heavy. I think our 245 was almost dead on 2500 lbs with no driver and half a tank of gas. 53% on the front axle and almost 50/50 cross weights. I think the...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,394
Posted By redblockpowered
I think we're at something like .108" off, so not...

I think we're at something like .108" off, so not quite 3mm.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,380
Posted By redblockpowered
I have a 563 ECU and 148 EZK sitting here that...

I have a 563 ECU and 148 EZK sitting here that I'd be willing to part with.
Forum: website & board 12-05-2019, 11:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,469
Posted By redblockpowered
Seems like plenty of us have whiteblock daily...

Seems like plenty of us have whiteblock daily drivers to go along with redblock project cars these days, anyway. Such is the state of the mellower, older TB.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,121
Posted By redblockpowered
Looks like normal used turbo to me.

Looks like normal used turbo to me.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,394
Posted By redblockpowered
I know from personal experience you can skim at...

I know from personal experience you can skim at least 3mm off of the head and be fine. With a thinner head gasket and B230F pistons (also dished but may be different) it measured out to about 10.8 to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-05-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 674
Posted By redblockpowered
My 940 has the sensor in the inside of the first...

My 940 has the sensor in the inside of the first bend of the downpipe, with a plug in the second location, but they're both usable with my stock downpipe. Useful for running a wideband on LH I...
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