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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 03:38 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By 2manyturbos
The park function in the motor has failed. Just...

The park function in the motor has failed. Just replace the motor.
Forum: showroom Yesterday, 12:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
Rabbits still show up occasionally. One of the...

Rabbits still show up occasionally. One of the most consistent cars in our club was a modified early Rabbit. On tight courses it did fantastic.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-13-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 144
Posted By 2manyturbos
No.

No.
Forum: showroom 10-13-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
Last Sunday was the last event of the season for...

Last Sunday was the last event of the season for the other club I run with. Now, it will be about 6 months before we have another event. Dang, I had just gotten used to this SS and the new tires...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-12-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By 2manyturbos
Exactly. You will end up with what Volvo did in...

Exactly. You will end up with what Volvo did in 1991 when ABS was an option.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-10-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By 2manyturbos
Just use your original brake lines and...

Just use your original brake lines and proportioning valves. The bigger issue is the tone ring and speed sensor. What year 240 is this axle going in?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-07-2018, 02:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By 2manyturbos
81-85 wagon.

81-85 wagon.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 256
Posted By 2manyturbos
You just put them in anywhere along the open...

You just put them in anywhere along the open channel and slide them to where they need to be. An abrasive cut off saw is how I remove the old broken clips. Saw right though the middle of the clip...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By 2manyturbos
Nothing changed in the rear brakes when ABS was...

Nothing changed in the rear brakes when ABS was added, other than eliminating the proportioning valves. I doubt there is any difference that will prevent them from working on the 88.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 472
Posted By 2manyturbos
PB Blaster and a drift and hammer. Air chisel...

PB Blaster and a drift and hammer. Air chisel with a blunt ended chisel. It will ruin the gland nut, however, your new cartridge should have new nuts included with it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-01-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By 2manyturbos
If you are referring to a 240, that is how it...

If you are referring to a 240, that is how it comes off.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 660
Posted By 2manyturbos
If your 740 is a wagon, the yellow relay may be...

If your 740 is a wagon, the yellow relay may be the rear wiper relay.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 449
Posted By 2manyturbos
Send me a PM in the morning and I'll walk you...

Send me a PM in the morning and I'll walk you through replacing the lock. It all can be done with minimal tools and some patience.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-27-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By 2manyturbos
Cool.

Cool.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-27-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By 2manyturbos
Throw all your Armor All away. If you EVER need...

Throw all your Armor All away. If you EVER need to have paint work done on a car, pray the previous owner never came near it with Armor All.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-27-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 393
Posted By 2manyturbos
You don't slide the trim on. For one, that would...

You don't slide the trim on. For one, that would be impossible. Both ends are blocked by sections of the body. Just do EXACTLY what you were doing. Soap water or windex make a great lubricant. ...
Forum: showroom 09-26-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ That's the issue clubs face these days. ...

^^ That's the issue clubs face these days. Finding unobstructed pavement for events. It makes me a bit nervous running that hard through obstacles like that. It keeps me from going all out...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-26-2018, 11:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 965
Posted By 2manyturbos
There is much better aftermarket support for the...

There is much better aftermarket support for the 2.3 Ford and a T-5 bolts right up to one. No expensive adapter required. Stock, it will have 2X the power of the B20.
Forum: showroom 09-25-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
Good stuff. Have you been racing this season? I...

Good stuff. Have you been racing this season? I remember seeing a thread where you moved into new digs and left Berserker in storage.
Forum: showroom 09-25-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
Two videos of our event last Sunday. I am...

Two videos of our event last Sunday. I am getting familiar with the limits of the new tires I have on. My first 5 runs were all very close in time at approximately 38.5 seconds. Run 6 was my last...
Forum: showroom 09-25-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
Awesome piece of pavement you have there to run...

Awesome piece of pavement you have there to run an event on. It's getting harder and harder to get businesses to agree to loan out property.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-25-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By 2manyturbos
You can't. Use an abrasive saw cut off wheel and...

You can't. Use an abrasive saw cut off wheel and cut them right through the center of the clip and it will fall out.
Forum: showroom 09-22-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
It depends on the number of entrants at an event...

It depends on the number of entrants at an event and how smooth things go. I've had as many as 7 runs in a session and as few as 3. The ration of wait time to seat time is about 60-1. It' all...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-22-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ Those lines on the solder joints are cracks. ...

^^ Those lines on the solder joints are cracks. A cracked solder joint is most likely what is causing the problem.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-22-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 965
Posted By 2manyturbos
I would lean toward the 2.3 Ford. 300 HP is easy...

I would lean toward the 2.3 Ford. 300 HP is easy to get out of one of those while still having a very reliable engine. Also, they get 31 mpg in a SVO/Turbocoupe body with the T5 transmission behind...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-22-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By 2manyturbos
Just replace the relay or re-flow all the solder...

Just replace the relay or re-flow all the solder joints. What you describe is one of the failure modes of those relays. I think you are flexing the relay when you pull on it causing a bad...
Forum: showroom 09-20-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,186
Posted By 2manyturbos
As the OP said, same trolls in nearly every...

As the OP said, same trolls in nearly every thread. If you give it one second of thought, I bet you all can come up with the list of who they are.

OP, I'll weigh in. I don't like the fender...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-18-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 2,354
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ B21 lower ends are as stout as it gets...

^^

B21 lower ends are as stout as it gets for stock Volvo engines. The PR is correct. Any 90+ 13mm rod engine can handle 300+ crank horse power for extended periods of time as long as it is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By 2manyturbos
They all do that. Hook on to the down pipe or...

They all do that. Hook on to the down pipe or something like that and pull the tail end of the engine toward the passenger side of the car and the trans will go right in.
Forum: showroom 09-11-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
Run what you brung. It's all about seat time and...

Run what you brung. It's all about seat time and getting the most out of what you have.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-09-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,469
Posted By 2manyturbos
You have to remove the electric lock actuator...

You have to remove the electric lock actuator part that wraps around the lock cylinder before going any further. Then, just remove the 2 screws on the outer door shell that hold the lock cylinder...
Forum: showroom 09-04-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
I vaguely remember it. 2002 is forever ago now. ...

I vaguely remember it. 2002 is forever ago now. I'm lucky if I can remember stuff from a year ago these days.
Forum: showroom 09-04-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
I never saw your Torino. It's too bad you don't...

I never saw your Torino. It's too bad you don't still have it. They have gone up in value dramatically. That was a fun OVT event. Tony, Jonathan, you, Greg, Kyle and a couple others if I remember...
Forum: showroom 09-03-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,443
Posted By 2manyturbos
For Autocross fans. Show your stuff!

Post up your own videos of cone killing here. Let's get a thread going for those who love to Autocross.

I don't have a Volvo to autocross anymore. These are videos taken last weekend at our...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-03-2018, 12:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ Absolutely.

^^ Absolutely.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By 2manyturbos
You can easily remove the fuel door. That will...

You can easily remove the fuel door. That will give them something to use for a color match that should be less sun faded.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 490
Posted By 2manyturbos
Two stage paint. There is no way to blend a...

Two stage paint. There is no way to blend a single stage paint onto your current paint job. It will look like you rattle canned it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,829
Posted By 2manyturbos
No need to freak out. Read what hiperfauto said...

No need to freak out. Read what hiperfauto said above. The seal is there to keep things like leaves, dirt etc out of the sunroof mechanism. The actually don't seal water out at all. Water goes...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,829
Posted By 2manyturbos
Just the lid has to come out. It is an easy job,...

Just the lid has to come out. It is an easy job, IMO.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 480
Posted By 2manyturbos
I'm changing my mind. I think it does go through...

I'm changing my mind. I think it does go through B. If I remember correctly, it flattens out to fit under the C-pillar cover. Then, runs along the top of the wheel house. I wish I had one to look...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 480
Posted By 2manyturbos
I'm going from memory, which is dangerous these...

I'm going from memory, which is dangerous these days. I don't even have a 244 to look at for you.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 480
Posted By 2manyturbos
It goes through A in your picture. Tucked tight...

It goes through A in your picture. Tucked tight against the wheel house. I think it is stuck there with the butyl rubber crap.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 480
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ That's all there is. The wiring all comes...

^^ That's all there is. The wiring all comes through the driver's side. The only thing in the rear on the passenger side is the harness that goes to the right rear door through the B pillar.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-28-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 662
Posted By 2manyturbos
There were quite a few design changes along the...

There were quite a few design changes along the way with the T-5. One that I installed in a Chevy Luv pick up behind a 3.8 Buick V6 did what you are talking about. That trans was somewhat noisy ever...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-28-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 662
Posted By 2manyturbos
That isn't the complete story. It depends on...

That isn't the complete story. It depends on what year Thunderchicken the T-5 is out of. Later TCs run the World Class T-5. Plenty of TCs and SVO Mustangs have put 350-400 HP through those...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2018, 04:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 426
Posted By 2manyturbos
Simple answer, there is no way to test one other...

Simple answer, there is no way to test one other than putting on a known good one. Even the companies that rebuild them say the same thing. They car pass all the above tests with a A+ grade and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 615
Posted By 2manyturbos
It has to be pre-93. 93 is the first year for...

It has to be pre-93. 93 is the first year for the roller bearing tail shaft bearing. Even 240 AW-70s received the upgrade in 1993.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 710
Posted By 2manyturbos
^^ That is exactly what I have used it for. It...

^^ That is exactly what I have used it for. It was very much like chrome. I wonder if you got a defective can of paint.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By 2manyturbos
I know. I don't fault the parts counter person. ...

I know. I don't fault the parts counter person. Volvo hasn't admitted what is going on is the issue. One of the long time parts managers that retired 8+ years ago told me what happened. There is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 574
Posted By 2manyturbos
It's a 50-50 crap shoot on getting a key that...

It's a 50-50 crap shoot on getting a key that works when you get one for a 2/7/9 series car using the VIN. The parts people "Always" act surprised when one doesn't work. "The locks must have been...
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