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Forum: performance & modifications 06-13-2021, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 100
Posted By 2manyturbos
You could easily be off a tooth. The engine will...

You could easily be off a tooth. The engine will still run fine at idle.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2021, 02:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 180
Posted By 2manyturbos
Unless you are a very good welder that is not...

Unless you are a very good welder that is not something you are going to be able to take care of yourself. The frame rails are going to need to be capped with the threaded nuts already attached to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-12-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 347
Posted By 2manyturbos
A 1992 does not have a fuse in the engine bay. ...

A 1992 does not have a fuse in the engine bay.

Have you checked the fuel pressure?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-12-2021, 03:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 347
Posted By 2manyturbos
Where are you taking those readings?

Where are you taking those readings?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-12-2021, 01:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 281
Posted By 2manyturbos
I have used several Gates timing belts. They are...

I have used several Gates timing belts. They are good quality.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-10-2021, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By 2manyturbos
Cool. I suspected it was your third brake...

Cool. I suspected it was your third brake light. I should have everything you need if you want to put one back on there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-10-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 257
Posted By 2manyturbos
Volvo engineers finally got it right with the...

Volvo engineers finally got it right with the 7-9. The harnesses do not go through the hinges.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-08-2021, 02:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By 2manyturbos
Cruise control vacuum pump.

Cruise control vacuum pump.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 11:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
You are just easy on your brakes. My 940 brakes...

You are just easy on your brakes. My 940 brakes last forever. In everyday driving I’m easy on brakes. Same with the throttle.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
You still haven’t read the whitepaper have you?...

You still haven’t read the whitepaper have you? That’s obvious in your comments. All kinds of OEM applications run high-performance brakes. BMWs, Porsches, Mustang GTs, Challenger RT’s run Brembo...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 656
Posted By 2manyturbos
With Volvo, you never know. They buy from...

With Volvo, you never know. They buy from different suppliers at times. That unusual evaporator you have could’ve been original. The ones I’ve seen certainly are not like it. Never say never with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 05:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 760
Posted By 2manyturbos
Correct. The sensor is dead right out of the...

Correct. The sensor is dead right out of the box. That is not all that uncommon these days. Check everything before installing the part these days if possible. I've had dead sensors, relays,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 760
Posted By 2manyturbos
Exactly. So, yes you can check the sensor itself...

Exactly. So, yes you can check the sensor itself by measuring from each pin to the sensor brass body. One terminal goes to the ECU, the other, the EZK.

This tech article on the brickboard...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
Lateral runout is warping of the rotor. I see it...

Lateral runout is warping of the rotor. I see it fairly often with 7–9 series brake rotors. Almost never with 2 series rotors.

The Centric brand rotors are decent quality. People even use them on...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
Yes, they do. Most of the time people...

Yes, they do. Most of the time people incorrectly assume they are warped when in reality they have a big rust stain or pad build up on them causing the pulsing sensation.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
Just stop with the nonsense. Admit it when you...

Just stop with the nonsense. Admit it when you don't know your ass from a hole in the ground. The crap you post could get someone injured. Try reading the Whitepaper I posted. Do you even read? ...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2021, 01:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,817
Posted By 2manyturbos
You need to do some homework. It definitely...

You need to do some homework. It definitely helps with atomization and also with charge momentum. Longer runners help the charge to overcome the closing of the valve. IOW, it improves cylinder...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
Just quit with the miss information trying to...

Just quit with the miss information trying to cover up your lack of understanding. With the Posi-Quiet pads the bedding process is essential. The stopping distance is nearly double what you would...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 01:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
I already stated that above. Eventually, they...

I already stated that above. Eventually, they will work properly. With some racing pads, not so. Failure to properly break them in can lead to almost no brakes.

Read what the pad manufacturer...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2021, 02:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,817
Posted By 2manyturbos
I guess you needed a translator. You have 3 days...

I guess you needed a translator. You have 3 days off to find someone to help you with that.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2021, 02:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,817
Posted By 2manyturbos
Hubert, All your crying about trolling on...

Hubert,

All your crying about trolling on here, yet, here you are, trolling. If you ever expect to get any respect on this Forum, start earning it. Is that plain English enough for you, or, do...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-31-2021, 02:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
Your lack of experience is showing. A friend of...

Your lack of experience is showing. A friend of mine wrecked his Corvette on a Hill Climb, first run 3 years ago because he skipped the bedding process. He's no amateur. He just didn't realize how...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-31-2021, 01:40 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
All the modern brake pads need to be properly...

All the modern brake pads need to be properly bedded in. Putting new pads on used rotors that have a polished surface is begging for poor braking.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-30-2021, 10:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By 2manyturbos
Did you just install new pads on rotors that have...

Did you just install new pads on rotors that have not been resurfaced?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2021, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 615
Posted By 2manyturbos
Considering that is exactly what the heater valve...

Considering that is exactly what the heater valve on a 240 does, yes, you can do that safely.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-29-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 838
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ That's what I am thinking it could be if this...

^^ That's what I am thinking it could be if this is really happening. The ECU uses the speed signal along with the air flow signal from the AMM to determine load. If the ECU is losing the speed...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 638
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ It's illegal in all states to remove a...

^^ It's illegal in all states to remove a catalytic converter long term. It's Federal, whether your state has testing or not. A shop can temporarily install a "test pipe" for the purpose of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2021, 03:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 707
Posted By 2manyturbos
It is not an issue with 91+ 240s. I have never...

It is not an issue with 91+ 240s. I have never seen what you describe and have owned 50+ 91-93 240s. Just mount the fan in the proper place using all the proper brackets and it will be fine.
Forum: showroom 05-25-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 808
Posted By 2manyturbos
Those wheels gotta go...on something else.

Those wheels gotta go...on something else.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2021, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 954
Posted By 2manyturbos
It won’t fit. All the tilt column cars use a...

It won’t fit. All the tilt column cars use a larger diameter steering shaft.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2021, 03:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,383
Posted By 2manyturbos
I think hiperfauto will have the syncro.

I think hiperfauto will have the syncro.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 19,129
Posted By 2manyturbos
It should fit just fine. The Muncie is smaller...

It should fit just fine. The Muncie is smaller than a TH-400. I have no idea where the shifter will end up.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2021, 07:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,237
Posted By 2manyturbos
Just buy a bougicord sensor. The one I bought...

Just buy a bougicord sensor. The one I bought recently was $38.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2021, 11:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,098
Posted By 2manyturbos
I have pulled a 240 axle in less than 45 minutes...

I have pulled a 240 axle in less than 45 minutes more than once. The 4 hour estimate is reasonable if all the fasteners come apart easily. An east coast car could take a couple days to swap the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,237
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's why I asked him the ECU part number. I...

That's why I asked him the ECU part number. I want to get him on the right train of thought as to what is really going on. Those 2 ECUs are what should be in there. Although, the 951 didn't...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2021, 10:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,237
Posted By 2manyturbos
That is the EZK/ignition computer. The ECU is...

That is the EZK/ignition computer. The ECU is under the passenger side kick panel.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2021, 08:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,237
Posted By 2manyturbos
What are the part numbers on the ECU?

What are the part numbers on the ECU?
Forum: showroom 05-04-2021, 05:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,398
Posted By 2manyturbos
That's the problem with in car cameras with a...

That's the problem with in car cameras with a good mic. I'm trying to get used to my new GoPro that hears everything I say, including all the swearing.
Forum: showroom 05-04-2021, 02:44 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,398
Posted By 2manyturbos
Not really, IMO. The Porsche driver never should...

Not really, IMO. The Porsche driver never should have jammed on the brakes like that. Just let off the gas and let the car slow down. Stuff happens.
Forum: showroom 05-04-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,398
Posted By 2manyturbos
Nice! You forgot to add the obligatory,...

Nice!

You forgot to add the obligatory, watch the entire video before commenting.
Forum: showroom 05-04-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,398
Posted By 2manyturbos
Randy “Crash” Pobst. He has crashed quite a few...

Randy “Crash” Pobst. He has crashed quite a few cars lately. Did he sign it somewhere?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-03-2021, 05:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,757
Posted By 2manyturbos
It can't be zero volts unless the connection to...

It can't be zero volts unless the connection to the battery is missing. It will read battery voltage.
Forum: showroom 05-02-2021, 09:13 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 137,557
Posted By 2manyturbos
Run 1 was Gymkhana, right? You were supposed to...

Run 1 was Gymkhana, right? You were supposed to back into that element. :-P It sounds like your tires are rock hard now. Not a lot of grip.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-02-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,319
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ Six of one, half dozen of the other. IOW,...

^^ Six of one, half dozen of the other. IOW, it come out about the same. It really doesn't take that much longer to remove the engine/trans combo than it does to remove just the transmission. If...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-01-2021, 03:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,844
Posted By 2manyturbos
I'm with Ian on the fuel pump check valve being a...

I'm with Ian on the fuel pump check valve being a very likely candidate. When those fail the symptoms you describe are common.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-30-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,790
Posted By 2manyturbos
Exactly. No ROI with special springs. A total...

Exactly. No ROI with special springs. A total waste of your money.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-30-2021, 02:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,861
Posted By 2manyturbos
Those are always on with the key in the run...

Those are always on with the key in the run position until you start the car and the alternator starts charging. Totally normal. Is the alternator properly grounded?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-28-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,790
Posted By 2manyturbos
Free length? Whatever happened to using a valve...

Free length? Whatever happened to using a valve spring pressure tester?
Forum: showroom 04-26-2021, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9,601
Views: 4,658,243
Posted By 2manyturbos
Cool pics. That is a great looking 940 you have.

Cool pics. That is a great looking 940 you have.
Forum: showroom 04-26-2021, 05:07 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 137,557
Posted By 2manyturbos
Another weekend, another "Autocross". A friend...

Another weekend, another "Autocross". A friend of mine coined the event the Trackcross. Our club came up with an idea of combining a road race course with an Autocross. The first one was last...
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