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Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-13-2022, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By 90volvo
Well its fixed; after troubleshooting everything,...

Well its fixed; after troubleshooting everything, I remembered I moved the Map sensor. I had the plug on it upside down. I flipped it over and bam everything started working. I appreciate all the...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-12-2022, 05:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By 90volvo
I have the microsquirt a newer one. Sorry which I...

I have the microsquirt a newer one. Sorry which I believe has MS2 firmware. If I remember correctly. I have no fire at plugs wire. Im just running the single coil with dist. I did have fire once but...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-12-2022, 08:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By 90volvo
well this morning I tried all of above. No...

well this morning I tried all of above. No change, reading toubleshooting guide now but think Ive tried everything. Never heard of a MS2 going south. But guess first tme for everything.?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-11-2022, 11:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By 90volvo
yes I will try that in the moring. I do get a red...

yes I will try that in the moring. I do get a red and flashing green light at the plug in of MS2. I have a tablet with tuner studio, I wlll try it too in the morning. thanks
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-11-2022, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By 90volvo
MS 2 not functioning

My car set for 8-10 weeks, I went to start it and it would run for 2-3 seconds then die. I decided to plug my computer in and install a gas tune. Been running it on e85 and have put a few gallons of...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2022, 10:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,555
Posted By 90volvo
cant get pics but from what I can see is, the...

cant get pics but from what I can see is, the treadstone will diffently flow better than the npr but I think the npr will cool better. My boost was set at 20lbs with treadstone. Im putting the npr on...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2022, 10:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 611
Posted By 90volvo
journal bearing turbos dont need restrictors. I...

journal bearing turbos dont need restrictors. I drill mine out to 3/16 and never have a problem. Now ball bearing is a different story/
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2022, 10:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 383
Posted By 90volvo
not sure if I have the answer or not but If I...

not sure if I have the answer or not but If I remember correctly, the factory volvo coil is suppose be better than the aftermarket coils. I did run across an old Jacobs coild still in the box that I...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2022, 01:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 587
Posted By 90volvo
I have the best luck with Ultra Blue or Ultra...

I have the best luck with Ultra Blue or Ultra Black. The stuff that smells like vinegar is junk.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-28-2022, 07:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 710
Posted By 90volvo
looks good

Never heard of it but just looked it up. Makes sense but I like to keep things simple as possible. That looks like alot of fabbing. Still working on my welding skills. Buying a tig next so I can...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-27-2022, 12:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 12,978
Posted By 90volvo
I put a 4L60e behind my redblock. I bought a one...

I put a 4L60e behind my redblock. I bought a one piece driveshaft off of amazon. I sent a message to the co. and told them what kind of hp etc I was runninig. I was kinda nervous about it and the...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-27-2022, 11:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 710
Posted By 90volvo
-- LOL, funny I have a head Im about to send to...

-- LOL, funny I have a head Im about to send to ya. I just want to do it for a day or two, Im just running a glass pack and ex. runs out the side. I imagine its gonna be way loud and drive me nut...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-26-2022, 12:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 710
Posted By 90volvo
snap crackle pop

Seems like the new things is have you car pop out the exhaust when you let up on throttle. Seems like it would be easy to do with megasquirt. Looks like you reduce the timing alot, like 0 degrees....
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2022, 12:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,555
Posted By 90volvo
I have both intercooler on the bench. I will see...

I have both intercooler on the bench. I will see if I can get a pics of the inside. Also, Im gonna put the npr in my car and I can compare datalog temps (i think). Thanks for the advice guys.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2022, 02:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 788
Posted By 90volvo
kinda a toss up. I would line them up together. I...

kinda a toss up. I would line them up together. I have a 15g on my sons car and I rebuilt it, did pretty much same thing you did. Its been 30000 miles and its fine.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-14-2022, 01:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,555
Posted By 90volvo
That would be interesting test. ...

That would be interesting test.
StockWiseAuto.com NPR intercooler cost 160 free ship. I was impressed with quality.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-14-2022, 01:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,555
Posted By 90volvo
NPR vs Treadstone

Ive been running a small treadstone 22x12x3.0 is the size, roaming on the internet I ran across a new NPR all aluminum and built well. Which one would you run, I know TS arent made as well as they...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 64,700
Posted By 90volvo
I ran M47 for about 6 years. I tried pretty much...

I ran M47 for about 6 years. I tried pretty much every type of recommended fluid in it. Redline, Amsoil, Type F, Lucas, Volvo and so on. The best that seemed to make it quiet and shift smooth was...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-08-2022, 12:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,622
Posted By 90volvo
JB will not work, ask me how I know. LOL. That...

JB will not work, ask me how I know. LOL. That hole will see some 275 plus psi; I would buy a new one with newer design. On my 240 I just bought an Ebay cond. and made my own hoses from a hose kit.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2022, 09:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,538
Posted By 90volvo
I have 5lbs at idle but it rises quickly off...

I have 5lbs at idle but it rises quickly off idle. Seems to go to 40lbs pretty quick, I used to stress about it but I just dont worry about it any more. This was with a new mellings pump on a new...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-26-2022, 09:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,456
Posted By 90volvo
Yrs ago we all ran Kendall GT1 especially in...

Yrs ago we all ran Kendall GT1 especially in engines that ran on menthol. But remembered they pulled the green stuff out of it. Everyone had a fit about it and claimed it wasnt as good anymore. There...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2022, 08:35 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 42,226
Posted By 90volvo
heres a crimper that Ive been using. Ive done...

heres a crimper that Ive been using. Ive done probably 100 crimps counting battery cables and still works fine. ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-17-2022, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By 90volvo
93 AC comp oring size

Trying to get some ac in my sons 93 Volvo 240. I cant find any part number or sizes of the compresser orings for the low and high side. I know they are metric. Anybody out there remember off the top...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2022, 08:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,163
Posted By 90volvo
I have mine installed and car almost ready for...

I have mine installed and car almost ready for track. Between busy life and health reasons. Having hard time making it to the track. But can say Vikings work is top quality. I had the KLracing...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2022, 04:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,826
Posted By 90volvo
Yelp nice thing about going MS is chucking the...

Yelp nice thing about going MS is chucking the MAF sensor. Im probably going to set mine up similiar to yours. Do you have any pics. Thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2022, 01:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 8,345
Posted By 90volvo
Dont worry about the dif. It will hold up but the...

Dont worry about the dif. It will hold up but the 940 probably has a g80 limited slip dif in it. I would get it out and my as well pull the ring and pinion out of the 940. Also 940 probably has AW71...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2022, 12:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,090
Posted By 90volvo
Whats your oil pressure? You could of lost your...

Whats your oil pressure? You could of lost your oil pump pick up tube seal? Just hard to tell, use a long screw driver or bar and hold it against engine in different areas until you find where it is...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2022, 12:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,826
Posted By 90volvo
What material did you use from turbo to the...

What material did you use from turbo to the filter.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-07-2022, 06:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,826
Posted By 90volvo
Cold air intake

I have been running the ole cone on front of the turbo deal. Which I know sucks. Im wanting to build a good cold air intake. I have even thought about pulling my headlight and use it for cold air and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2022, 12:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,297
Posted By 90volvo
on tdc

on tdc
Forum: projects & restorations 03-02-2022, 02:00 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 24,838
Posted By 90volvo
:):cool::nod:

:):cool::nod:
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2022, 01:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,861
Posted By 90volvo
Turbos of America is here I get my rebuild kits....

Turbos of America is here I get my rebuild kits. I’ll rebuild it for
You, parts and 20.00 labor. I enjoy rebuilding them pm if interested.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2022, 07:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,570
Posted By 90volvo
Cam it then add

- I was in your shoes once. You probably need to upgrade your fuel
Pump and get a new fuel
Filter.
- after that I’d add the 3 inch amm but would
Go bigger in inj.
- you car is probably a lot...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2022, 08:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,769
Posted By 90volvo
looks great, keep us posted. Ive been kicking...

looks great, keep us posted. Ive been kicking around welding up a close to fit manifold or merry two of them to make one but with turbo on top. I like your idea. Pure tbrick ingenuity. keep us posted...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2022, 08:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,769
Posted By 90volvo
this is awsome. i had the evo turbo and the na...

this is awsome. i had the evo turbo and the na manifold etc. I built a couple of jpipe but abandon the set up. i like what your doing, I have a upgrade turbine wheel for your evo turbo if you ever...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2022, 08:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,443
Posted By 90volvo
If I dont ask-I will- turbo question

-90 volvo 240
-b230ft low miles on rebuild H beam rods
-530 head larger valves and ported. Rsi st 3 cam
-3 inch ex
-b21 intake with custom dual plenum. 65mm throttle body
-treadstone ic with...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2021, 08:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,709
Posted By 90volvo
thanks for the link. I was hoping for something...

thanks for the link. I was hoping for something that would swap out w.o. alot of work. But hey, we own volvos and fabbing is a skill you have to learn if you wanna play. Thanks
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2021, 01:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,709
Posted By 90volvo
Aftermarket shifter

I just got finished up with installing 4L60e with full manual valve body in my 240. All is well but I installed a bm pro ratchet shifter which, I hate it, cause in town which I drive the car a lot. I...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2021, 07:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,170
Posted By 90volvo
takes a while to get shipments, Im still waiting...

takes a while to get shipments, Im still waiting on cam from canada. ITs stuck in customs for some reason. I know deeworks isnt good about emails but I have ordered from him before and will always...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-10-2021, 11:56 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 13,046
Posted By 90volvo
Im no expert but them plugs look lean the 3 on...

Im no expert but them plugs look lean the 3 on the left. One on right looks wet with oil or?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-06-2021, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,405
Posted By 90volvo
I just installed 4L60e; Im using a full manual...

I just installed 4L60e; Im using a full manual ECU. So far everything is working out. But if I was to do it agan, I would probably do the 700r4 with full manual vb. I like to keep things simple, with...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-06-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,293
Posted By 90volvo
people need more info. What are you putting it...

people need more info. What are you putting it on? Engine? Type of manifold or header? Link to the turbo and the BOV. More info, more chance you will get an answer. Im gonna assume you are probably...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-04-2021, 12:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,885
Posted By 90volvo
heres another one I found and yelp looks like a...

heres another one I found and yelp looks like a tab on bottom. https://www.speedingparts.com/p/engine-tuning/water-oil-system/oil-filter-accessories/adapter-crankcase-ventilation-volvo-b230.html
...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2021, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,885
Posted By 90volvo
basically after researching and not finding an...

basically after researching and not finding an answer until today, you have to have the little tab on the bottom to keep oil pump gear in place.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-03-2021, 05:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,405
Posted By 90volvo
i was going to do the T5, infact already had the...

i was going to do the T5, infact already had the trans. But the flywheel-clutch setup was going to be pretty expensive. Then cost of hydraulic clutch. I know some say you can do it for cheap. But I...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-02-2021, 11:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,885
Posted By 90volvo
CCV box delete

I bought the STS engine brace with the 10an fitting for a vent. So, Im getting rid of the ole black box. I was just going to make a aluminum plate to block off the holes but notice the tab on the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-24-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,517
Posted By 90volvo
I have the same wheels on my 240. I think I have...

I have the same wheels on my 240. I think I have 1.5 in front and 2 inch in the back. In fact I believe I have a whole set of spacers left. Cause I had to buy a set of 4. Ill check and get back with...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-23-2021, 06:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,516
Posted By 90volvo
My sons 240 we are running, 15g- TLAO chips- B...

My sons 240 we are running, 15g- TLAO chips- B cam- 3 inch ex. and aftermarket i.c. We went to the track. Runs 13.80s @ 102. We tried 16-20lbs of boost. Ran its best times at 16lbs never gained any...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2021, 10:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,578
Posted By 90volvo
Ive done a couple, take me all day baby sitting...

Ive done a couple, take me all day baby sitting then welding and cooling down slowly. Then I checked on how much yoshifab charges and was like why in the world would I mess with it. I dont exactly...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-16-2021, 09:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,825
Posted By 90volvo
Id bolt it on and go they seem to have small...

Id bolt it on and go they seem to have small amount of play. They are a journal bearing turbo. They are easy to rebuild too. Hope works out for ya.
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