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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-09-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,547
Posted By TrickMick
1) determine if spark or fuel is "going...

1) determine if spark or fuel is "going away"....judicious use
of ether upstream of the AMM..when it starts to "die" foof the
intake w/a one second burst of ether...does it rev up and then die??
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-09-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 15,777
Posted By TrickMick
well played Laddie! :nod:

well played Laddie! :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-08-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,002
Posted By TrickMick
I think I might stick with the degreaser since I...

I think I might stick with the degreaser since I already have two cans. Right now it does hold enough to drive around, it just doesn't hold any power.

I'm going to call FCP and find out how...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-08-2014, 11:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,049
Posted By TrickMick
HOKAY...catching up here..... get a new...

HOKAY...catching up here.....

get a new brush set for the 100A *BOSCH* unit you have and
you *should be good to go* (especially in view of the fact you have
*STUBBY BRUSHES*...that's one of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-08-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,398
Posted By TrickMick
it *usually* ends up being some form of BASIC...

it *usually* ends up being some form of BASIC fail....

GOOD CATCH....I *hope* you logged the experience so
you can go back and refer to it if faced w/a similar set
of "symptoms"!! :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-07-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,049
Posted By TrickMick
if you INDEED have a "940 Denso" I *believe* it...

if you INDEED have a "940 Denso" I *believe* it is dead the same as the JEEP
100A Denso....

check HERE:...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,049
Posted By TrickMick
the swop over isn't that bad....but *DO* go have...

the swop over isn't that bad....but *DO* go have a look at the correct
year *940* for the circuit involved in the CHARGING PORTION of *that
car*....

use THIS "search term" in the ADVANCED SEARCH...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,061
Posted By TrickMick
we're ALL at the hands of the pirate princes now...

we're ALL at the hands of the pirate princes now man....the race to the
bottom started several years ago...

it's why I am GLAD I'm near the end of the race rather than the beginning....
all the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 637
Posted By TrickMick
as long as the SEAl is *square in the bore* and...

as long as the SEAl is *square in the bore* and the "lip" is running on a
SMOOTHE SECTION of the rear of the crank (not the *worn spot* where
the previous seal lip ran!) you'll be fine

I use a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,049
Posted By TrickMick
http://www.volvowiringdiagrams.com/?dir=volvo/240%...

http://www.volvowiringdiagrams.com/?dir=volvo/240%20Wiring%20Diagrams

(I STRONGLY suggest that you also download the "big assed files" from the 1981
240's ....TP 30316-1 parts one and two....lots...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,550
Posted By TrickMick
check CAREFULLY FOR VACUUM LEAKS.... see...

check CAREFULLY FOR VACUUM LEAKS....

see this: http://www.volvoclub.org.uk/faq/EngineOBDCodes.html
from whence THIS quote is taken:
"The diagnostic connector units for OBD-I systems are small...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,061
Posted By TrickMick
go ahead and buy the scam-tech iterations...(now...

go ahead and buy the scam-tech iterations...(now owned by DORMAN a fairly
well distributed source in the US)...fer $11 USFRN a pop you'll have the PATTERN
for the bushes you need and can shop...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,061
Posted By TrickMick
http://assets2.fcpstores.com/public/assets/product...

http://assets2.fcpstores.com/public/assets/products/50168/small/1205991.jpg?1330542062

http://assets3.fcpstores.com/public/assets/products/30350/small/9157725.jpg?1291845577

which?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,002
Posted By TrickMick
massive wash down w/a few cans of CHEAP BRAKE...

massive wash down w/a few cans of CHEAP BRAKE CLEANER...
(drill a hole if you must....keep it OFF the release bearing and pilot bush
as much as possible...) the friction surface is DONE - this will...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,061
Posted By TrickMick
http://www.apdty.com/ShopByVehicle.epc?q=1987-VOLV...

http://www.apdty.com/ShopByVehicle.epc?q=1987-VOLVO-740--Turbo-L4--2316cc--2.3l--F/i--Turbo--Vin--B230ft&yearid=1987%40%401987&makeid=84%40%40VOLVO%40%40B&modelid=6820%40%40740%20TURBO&engineid=7721@@...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,440
Posted By TrickMick
YEAR MODEL FUEL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM where do...

YEAR
MODEL
FUEL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
where do you want to "split" the lines??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,440
Posted By TrickMick
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=47126...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=4712679&postcount=3

(*use* the LINKS).......;-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,319
Posted By TrickMick
I'll hoist a jar in honour of my COUNTRY (*not*...

I'll hoist a jar in honour of my COUNTRY (*not* it's government)....;-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,319
Posted By TrickMick
dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.....

dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,231
Posted By TrickMick
one of Art (cleanflametrap)'s screed WORTH...

one of Art (cleanflametrap)'s screed WORTH READING and filing!

http://cleanflametrap.com/transferPump.htm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,069
Posted By TrickMick
see: ...

see:
http://www.specialpatrolgroup.co.uk/spooky/torque/torque.html

you had the right thought....*but* SnapOff *DOTH PURVEY* "specialized torque adaptors"
(I have several in the 3/8" drive size...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,059
Posted By TrickMick
get the correct bulb for the circuit and "hard...

get the correct bulb for the circuit and "hard wire it" OUTSIDE OF
THE " CIRCUIT BOARD " (that metal abomination that CORRODES
and gets nastified connections (*DO* use the GROUND WIRE once
you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 15,245
Posted By TrickMick
I *gare-hun-tea* ya ENLIGHTENMENT....:lol:

I *gare-hun-tea* ya ENLIGHTENMENT....:lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 15,245
Posted By TrickMick
http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.ph...

http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=2522820

you can go there and "lose yo friggin mind"....:rofl:

FWIW...I'll buy Volvo *IF* they're on sale in case lots......
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,395
Posted By TrickMick
persistence will out in the end....GOOD SHOW!! ...

persistence will out in the end....GOOD SHOW!!

sorry 'bout the 850..you OK??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,045
Posted By TrickMick
My 1913 Model 20 Hupmobile rarely overcharges so...

My 1913 Model 20 Hupmobile rarely overcharges so that's MY take...

of course..if you want to know about YOUR CAR...
MAKE
MODEL
POWERTRAIN
TRIM LEVEL
and MODIFICATIONS you have done...

that...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,319
Posted By TrickMick
I only use the "crush it" line when I'm being a...

I only use the "crush it" line when I'm being a smart-ass...there are those amongst us
that delight in abuse...not my style (altho I *AM* a mean old fat bastard) - when I take
the time to help I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2014, 10:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,319
Posted By TrickMick
*OP "generalized this query as a 7 series" (see...

*OP "generalized this query as a 7 series"
(see his original post)

so I looked up a GENRIC "7 Series''......
THIS is why it is so important to BE SPECIFIC when you ask for help....
(and it's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,553
Posted By TrickMick
DANG.....we'll get it the next...

DANG.....we'll get it the next time....:omg:......:rofl:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,319
Posted By TrickMick
for a 1990 Volvo 740 base series (8V engine)...

for a 1990 Volvo 740 base series (8V engine) Mitchell sez just shy of an hour...
for ONE *REAR* cable:
this dies NOT include freeing up seized / corroded fast hardware
nor cable...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,003
Posted By TrickMick
check the IAC motor (*AND* all the HOSES for a...

check the IAC motor (*AND* all the HOSES for a vacuum leak)...
pull the "accordian pleat hose" between the AMM and the throttle
body - stuff a drop lamp inside and look for LIGHT SHINING THRU...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,045
Posted By TrickMick
pull the REGULATOR and have a look at the...

pull the REGULATOR and have a look at the BRUSHES...
one will be shorter than the other...replace brushes /
regulator and then sip cool bevvies....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,553
Posted By TrickMick
save the crap one for me..I'd like to "open it...

save the crap one for me..I'd like to "open it up " and see if IT
FAILED the same way the one that failed on SWMBO'S 1991
244 did (the "K thermocouple" came adrift INSIDE that "shiny brass...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,571
Posted By TrickMick
interesting...let's see what the "new pigtail"...

interesting...let's see what the "new pigtail" brings to the affair....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,003
Posted By TrickMick
don't forget the BASICS..... good / clean /...

don't forget the BASICS.....
good / clean / tight ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS
no vacuum leaks
you will please note that the "fault tracing" BEGINS with compression testing /
valve adjustment /...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,003
Posted By TrickMick
http://www.volvowiringdiagrams.com/volvo/LH%202.4/...

http://www.volvowiringdiagrams.com/volvo/LH%202.4/LH2.4%20Manual%20Complete.pdf

everything you need is there....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,571
Posted By TrickMick
can you shoot a pic of the...

can you shoot a pic of the "pigtail"....??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,550
Posted By TrickMick
SPRAY A TWO SECOND BURST OF ETHER INTO THE INTAKE...

SPRAY A TWO SECOND BURST OF ETHER INTO THE INTAKE
IN FRONT OF THE AMM and report what happens...you outside,
partner in crime inside to spin the ignition key to the start post...
just do it....
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,897
Posted By TrickMick
it is the sound of SUCCESS!! WELL PLAYED....:-D

it is the sound of SUCCESS!! WELL PLAYED....:-D
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,042
Posted By TrickMick
GOOD CATCH (a *crucial bit* I missed...I also use...

GOOD CATCH (a *crucial bit* I missed...I also use a broom when one is handy....)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,550
Posted By TrickMick
will the car *START AND RUN ON ETHER*?? clean...

will the car *START AND RUN ON ETHER*??
clean the plugs and make sure they are DRY and gapped correctly
BEFORE you try the "burst of ether ahead of the AMM" = *TWO
SECONDS BURST* is all you need...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,550
Posted By TrickMick
what PRESSURE did you read at the LOOP??.....I...

what PRESSURE did you read at the LOOP??.....I ask
because 30psi will make a "spray of fuel all over the place
but it will NOT get the engine running...there is NO SUBSTITUTE
for a pressure...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-02-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,059
Posted By TrickMick
current to the brake filaments?? :-P you DO...

current to the brake filaments?? :-P
you DO have correct bulbs installed , no?

actually a good thing to ensure - get a bulb wired to the tail lamp assembly
itself (that stupid stamped POS...
Forum: events 01-01-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,246
Posted By TrickMick
my lungs started loading up again (re-current...

my lungs started loading up again (re-current infection)....going to the docs
fri AM and will probably be grounded for a few days as the HUGE anti-
biotic caps need to kick in..dammit....stayed...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,980
Posted By TrickMick
good on ye.....PERSISTENCE PAYS OFF!! :nod::nod:

good on ye.....PERSISTENCE PAYS OFF!! :nod::nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 785
Posted By TrickMick
1) 'lektrons are STUPID they do ONE thing (and...

1) 'lektrons are STUPID they do ONE thing (and that is to follow the path of
least resistance).....but they do that ONE THING at the SPEED OF LIGHT....

2)here are your "FILE ME" resources:...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,571
Posted By TrickMick
gotts ta love it....:oogle: and he did it ALL...

gotts ta love it....:oogle:
and he did it ALL between the Newtonian and Einstein epochs...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 639
Posted By TrickMick
"Boogie-chord" is OEM supplier...

"Boogie-chord" is OEM supplier IIRC.......
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,042
Posted By TrickMick
^^ THIS ^^ whilst yer in there why not put in a...

^^ THIS ^^
whilst yer in there why not put in a new wiring harness for that side??
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,069
Posted By TrickMick
just got my "Jan flyer from Harbour Fright".... ...

just got my "Jan flyer from Harbour Fright"....
1/4" lot number 2696 / 61277
3/8" lot number 807 /61276
1/2" lot number 239
*ALL* of the above @ $ 11.99 each.....

I have a couple of them...
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