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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-11-2022, 10:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 281
Posted By Redwood Chair
They're rated for 5mph which is pretty good...

They're rated for 5mph which is pretty good ramming speed and can do quite a bit of damage especially if it's drilled and not functioning properly.

:e-shrug:
Forum: performance & modifications 08-09-2022, 11:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 352
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: It is but the shops all charge more...

:nod:

It is but the shops all charge more than 17¢ / hr.
Forum: showroom 08-09-2022, 07:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By Redwood Chair
No Wonder

Just as well they didn't fit anyway.
Forum: showroom 08-09-2022, 05:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By Redwood Chair
Corsa steelies but I don't know if they're still...

Corsa steelies but I don't know if they're still making RWD Volvo wheels.

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/EO4AAOSwOBBbSkgB/s-l300.jpg
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2022, 01:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 448
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: Both halves because an 81 probably...

:nod:

Both halves because an 81 probably still has the smaller driveshaft.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 448
Posted By Redwood Chair
Fixed the BW35 is a B18-B20 transmission that...

Fixed the BW35 is a B18-B20 transmission that begat the AW55 for the B21 - B27 in the 200 series.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2022, 10:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 384
Posted By Redwood Chair
You could play around with lengthening some NA...

You could play around with lengthening some NA fuel lines, then figure out how to bundle and run them for 17¢ / hr if you've got nothing better to do wth your life.

:e-shrug:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2022, 09:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 384
Posted By Redwood Chair
:lol: ...

:lol:

https://th.bing.com/th/id/OIP.Xamv3HTHgH02SOTU-VrcOAHaEo?pid=ImgDet&rs=1

Post in wanted like hiperfauto suggested if you need some lines.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2022, 08:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 384
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: Those plastic lines will vie with the...

:nod:

Those plastic lines will vie with the cockroaches for the last man standing in the end of times.



:nod:

It's a relatively complicated thing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2022, 06:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 384
Posted By Redwood Chair
Not easy to make up, your best bet is used cool...

Not easy to make up, your best bet is used cool weather coastal / PNW parts.

Or cobb in some VW braided lines but #4 doesn't reach, and they chafe like crazy if not properly bundled and led.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-29-2022, 02:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 853
Posted By Redwood Chair
Or at least change out that translucent chicken...

Or at least change out that translucent chicken fat stuff they came packed with for some nasty black moly axle grease.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2022, 11:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By Redwood Chair
Supposedly it was factory built to be a taxicab.

Supposedly it was factory built to be a taxicab.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2022, 10:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 803
Posted By Redwood Chair
Rust holes.

Rust holes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2022, 07:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 619
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: 77-78 iirc. < NB4 the librarian...

:nod:

77-78 iirc.

< NB4 the librarian posts the workshop bulletin about it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2022, 12:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 853
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes place a couple 6x1m nuts on the caps, measure...

Yes place a couple 6x1m nuts on the caps, measure and subtract the thickness of the nuts.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2022, 07:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 853
Posted By Redwood Chair
No there's small, medium and large on RWD Volvos.

No there's small, medium and large on RWD Volvos.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2022, 03:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By Redwood Chair
Very early looks different but is functionally...

Very early looks different but is functionally the same 67-72.

One year only for 73 and unique again for 74.

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5066201&postcount=2
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2022, 03:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 732
Posted By Redwood Chair
Lol yea Jack's so full of the milk of human...

Lol yea Jack's so full of the milk of human kindness he buys up all the NOS NLA NIB parts and sells them to you guys for a fraction of what he paid.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-18-2022, 10:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,808
Posted By Redwood Chair
S 60 / S 80 junkyard or Cl take-offs. ...

S 60 / S 80 junkyard or Cl take-offs.

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/UMcAAOSwDidiHOOT/s-l1600.jpg

Don't forget the tints & HIDs.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2022, 10:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 736
Posted By Redwood Chair
A 73 would come with poly or 'boat carpet' not...

A 73 would come with poly or 'boat carpet' not the early twill alschnertz shows.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2022, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 851
Posted By Redwood Chair
The steel ones will dig up the trim, but the...

The steel ones will dig up the trim, but the alloy type as shown won't.

If you leapfrog with two of them you can keep it continuously pulled away from the car and it won't cut the paint on the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2022, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 834
Posted By Redwood Chair
Drill for oil.

Drill for oil.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2022, 10:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 958
Posted By Redwood Chair
164 studs are 1/4" longer but they're NLA...

164 studs are 1/4" longer but they're NLA afik.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2022, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 734
Posted By Redwood Chair
Bolts will make it rip out if tightened that's...

Bolts will make it rip out if tightened that's why they used plastic plugs.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2022, 11:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 927
Posted By Redwood Chair
Get some re-pro cop wheels and call it a day.

Get some re-pro cop wheels and call it a day.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2022, 07:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 851
Posted By Redwood Chair
http://i255.photobucket.com/albums/hh136/redwoodch...

http://i255.photobucket.com/albums/hh136/redwoodchair/82%20245%20GLT/82245GLTPaint4.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2022, 10:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,524
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://thumbs.gfycat.com/RightUnconsciousHermitcr...

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Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2022, 01:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,503
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: That's correct if you overtighten a...

:nod:

That's correct if you overtighten a roller bearing it will burn out, spin the bearing and ogg out the hub.

Do you have two wheels with normal sized tires to try on the front?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2022, 11:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,233
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes voids fore and aft for compliance.

Yes voids fore and aft for compliance.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-05-2022, 02:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 832
Posted By Redwood Chair
Transmission metal bracket is correct, however...

Transmission metal bracket is correct, however the rubber mount is not anything I've seen.

PS;

You might want to swap the O rings out before they give you grief and lazy engagement at a future...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2022, 11:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 20,213
Posted By Redwood Chair
+1 :drama: x <3

+1




:drama: x <3
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2022, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,183
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2022, 06:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 832
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2022, 11:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=16...

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=162700&highlight=grill+clinic

What 'should' be used but money.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2022, 03:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 544
Posted By Redwood Chair
Take out the glove box and have a look.

Take out the glove box and have a look.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2022, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By Redwood Chair
Hack in the Benz Pump?

Hack in the Benz Pump?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2022, 10:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 980
Posted By Redwood Chair
http://i255.photobucket.com/albums/hh136/redwoodch...

http://i255.photobucket.com/albums/hh136/redwoodchair/82%20245%20GLT/82245GLTPaint195.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 06-26-2022, 01:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,445
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://th.bing.com/th/id/R.2acfe3e86310177a6aa708...

https://th.bing.com/th/id/R.2acfe3e86310177a6aa7084be5759ad0?rik=wog8NnEezp3Flg&pid=ImgRaw&r=0

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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-22-2022, 12:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,107
Posted By Redwood Chair
The air comes from the cowl, runs down that...

The air comes from the cowl, runs down that channel which turns to become the rocker panel.

Not likely to leak there I'd look further up on the firewall where leaks usually occur.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2022, 06:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 982
Posted By Redwood Chair
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2022, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,504
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nono: That won't fly set it at 10.

:nono:

That won't fly set it at 10.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2022, 12:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 982
Posted By Redwood Chair
^ :nod: I see the Bosch exchange / remanned...

^ :nod:

I see the Bosch exchange / remanned AMMs in the junkyard from time to time, but unfortunately the chinesium glass ceiling is lower than the out the door price at the junkyards so I don't...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2022, 01:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 990
Posted By Redwood Chair
^ :nod: The Saabs all went down ~10 years...

^ :nod:

The Saabs all went down ~10 years ago, you never see one in the yards anymore.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2022, 12:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,311
Posted By Redwood Chair
Twitchy as a cat?s tail.

Twitchy as a cat?s tail.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2022, 06:57 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,636
Posted By Redwood Chair
It's a different engine and transmission family...

It's a different engine and transmission family so very likely different.

That said what?choo gonna do about a bell housing or adapter for said swap?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-18-2022, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,066
Posted By Redwood Chair
The new 'performance' restore it to ...

The new 'performance' restore it to

https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/81JJ4JUR0cL._AC_UX569_.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 06-17-2022, 02:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,311
Posted By Redwood Chair
0/10 would not recommend.

0/10 would not recommend.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2022, 12:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 606
Posted By Redwood Chair
The piston is upside down?

The piston is upside down?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-17-2022, 11:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,311
Posted By Redwood Chair
Twitchy as a cat?s tail.

Twitchy as a cat?s tail.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2022, 09:57 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,636
Posted By Redwood Chair
It?ll never spool. ...

It?ll never spool.

https://d34tp322e0pcja.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/29125856/thats-not-how-this-works.gif
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