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Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2020, 11:47 AM
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Posted By sspony
Nice update, keep it going!

Nice update, keep it going!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,334
Posted By sspony
Great thread. Keep up the good work!

Great thread. Keep up the good work!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 70,130
Posted By sspony
I agree. There's no sense in destroying a rare...

I agree. There's no sense in destroying a rare m410 just to run it a couple of months then have to do all the swap work anyway. I would sell it while its still in good condition and use those funds...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
I did some reading and apparently those 99-04...

I did some reading and apparently those 99-04 Mustang PBR calipers are known to stick. I may try to replace one and see what happens.

In other news the weber 45's we're being difficult to tune. I...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-03-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Update: I took the car for another test drive....

Update: I took the car for another test drive. After about 3 miles the brakes started to drag again. When I put it back in the garage I could no longer roll the car by hand. After a few hours I went...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-01-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Calipers, pistons, and pads are all from the same...

Calipers, pistons, and pads are all from the same year/make/model of car. So they should be fine. Test drove it again last night. 20-0 stop, 40-0 stop, 60-0 stop all worked great and the brakes were...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-30-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Brand new. Only 6 months old, maybe 40 miles....

Brand new. Only 6 months old, maybe 40 miles. Also It was both front calipers locking and it was the same on straights or corners. Very odd.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-28-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
I appreciate the ideas. The pins are greased...

I appreciate the ideas. The pins are greased well, however I noticed the one was starting to strip where it bolted to the caliper so I replaced it. I don't think that was the issue though because...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-28-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,424
Posted By sspony
I can say from experience that the DCOE carbs are...

I can say from experience that the DCOE carbs are amazing. The power, the sound, the looks! However; I can also say from experience that they suck to setup/work on unless you have a skilled mentor...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-27-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Tuning is not going well. It would appear that...

Tuning is not going well. It would appear that something is faulty with the carb barrel feeding cylinder #4.

Also, I had the oddest issue with the front brakes yesterday. Decided to take it for a...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Got the AFR gauge temporarily wired up. Also got...

Got the AFR gauge temporarily wired up. Also got a new synchrometer, and welded an afr sensor bung on the pipe. Just need to finish the exhaust and then its tuning time! Hopefully this week.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-20-2020, 07:18 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 148,979
Posted By sspony
745 is more modern haha

745 is more modern haha
Forum: projects & restorations 04-20-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 148,979
Posted By sspony
Bummer, do what you can that doesn't cost much in...

Bummer, do what you can that doesn't cost much in the mean time!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-19-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 140,262
Posted By sspony
I'll head over and check that out. My m41 is...

I'll head over and check that out. My m41 is leaking oil everywhere. Its in the car but I've not tested the OD yet. Once I confirm its functionality I need to pull and reseal it.

Also, you got my...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
I also grabbed a rusty red 122 that hadn't run in...

I also grabbed a rusty red 122 that hadn't run in 15+ years with no title or keys that had a black interior, b20 and m41 OD trans. I swapped the interior and transmission into my car but just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-17-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,996
Posted By sspony
Same haha

Same haha
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 01:08 PM
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Views: 279,291
Posted By sspony
You say 19 employees of yours, what kind of...

You say 19 employees of yours, what kind of business do you run? Is it something we can become patrons of? Would love to support a business like that.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Another thing I noticed after driving it to work...

Another thing I noticed after driving it to work for the first time in 4 years was that the exhaust sounded like garbage and it would hit the rear axle/floor pans going over bumps. This was the...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Thanks but I like that someone else ruined the...

Thanks but I like that someone else ruined the dash. It gives me an excuse to have some tunes! haha
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Now that the car was operational again I noticed...

Now that the car was operational again I noticed it was running super rich and lacking power.

Specs on that warmed up motor I mentioned before:
-b18 high compression bottom end (stock)...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
The first issue (other then old fuel) coming out...

The first issue (other then old fuel) coming out of its slumber was the brake system. The front brakes needed to be replaced and I was not thrilled about the cost of a full stock rebuild for mild...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,853
Posted By sspony
Its BACK!!! A lot has happened with this car...

Its BACK!!!
A lot has happened with this car since I updated the thread. After it became my daily driver for about a year I found out it had holes in 2 of the pistons. It still got me back and...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 755
Views: 279,291
Posted By sspony
A noble decision. I hope it found a good home....

A noble decision. I hope it found a good home. Took a lot of self control when I saw it for sale haha
Forum: projects & restorations 04-10-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 185,314
Posted By sspony
I drilled a hole in the very center on the bottom...

I drilled a hole in the very center on the bottom at the lowest point of mine as well. I noticed it kept filling with water, not anymore!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-07-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 140,262
Posted By sspony
I guess I need to put a reasonable exhaust on my...

I guess I need to put a reasonable exhaust on my 122 so I can hear if the sound deadening actually did anything for me haha. Great work on yours!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2020, 11:42 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 282,878
Posted By sspony
This is exciting and motivational! Cant wait to...

This is exciting and motivational! Cant wait to hear how it runs on the road!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,458
Posted By sspony
Thanks for the feedback! I'll post an update when...

Thanks for the feedback! I'll post an update when it comes in to confirm fitment.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-24-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,458
Posted By sspony
I actually converted to the dual circuit MC with...

I actually converted to the dual circuit MC with plastic reservoir. So that cap would work for that right?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,458
Posted By sspony
Looks like I just need to find another cap to...

Looks like I just need to find another cap to make one.

IPD is showing this one as a fit. But im not sure thats correct.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2020, 11:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,458
Posted By sspony
Volvo 122 master cylinder cap size

Hey guys, looking to purchase a power brake bleeder to go through the brakes on my 65' 122. Any idea what size/thread the cap for the master cylinder is? Not sure which motive adapter I need. Thanks!
Forum: projects & restorations 01-28-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 185,314
Posted By sspony
Looks like an awesome place to cruise the old...

Looks like an awesome place to cruise the old volvo!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-19-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 148,979
Posted By sspony
Reference the title of this thread.

Reference the title of this thread.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-25-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 140,262
Posted By sspony
The car looks great man! Good work!

The car looks great man! Good work!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 140,262
Posted By sspony
Glad you found this before trying to start it.

Glad you found this before trying to start it.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-28-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 140,262
Posted By sspony
Looks great!

Looks great!
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 148,979
Posted By sspony
Sounds like a solid plan! Keep up the good work...

Sounds like a solid plan! Keep up the good work and updates.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 282,878
Posted By sspony
Inspirational! Thanks for sharing. My 122 has...

Inspirational! Thanks for sharing. My 122 has been sitting due to a soft pedal after brake swap. Need some motivation haha
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 148,979
Posted By sspony
Great work man! Fun to see pics of an old volvo...

Great work man! Fun to see pics of an old volvo cruising around my back yard! Those are some long steep pulls coming from Baltimore. If the car made that trip it will last a long time haha
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 140,262
Posted By sspony
Bummer... still trying to get the choke cables...

Bummer... still trying to get the choke cables sorted on mine haha.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 140,262
Posted By sspony
So what did you do for the choke cable on the...

So what did you do for the choke cable on the dcoe's?
Forum: projects & restorations 08-13-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 22,037
Posted By sspony
Looks great! Thanks for the update.

Looks great! Thanks for the update.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-12-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 148,979
Posted By sspony
Keep up the good work!

Keep up the good work!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 140,262
Posted By sspony
Wheels look awesome man! Great work on the brake...

Wheels look awesome man! Great work on the brake lines as well, very clean!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,260
Posted By sspony
That's awesome, Thanks!

That's awesome, Thanks!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-08-2019, 10:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,260
Posted By sspony
I haven't seen the TSB for that reinforcement,...

I haven't seen the TSB for that reinforcement, have a link? Thanks for the heads up!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-08-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,260
Posted By sspony
I did this exact thing with my 2001 volvo s60....

I did this exact thing with my 2001 volvo s60. Front sway bar snapped at the support point on the subframe. Like you it was in a driveway on a steep bit at .5 mph. It was a solid bar though, pretty...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 148,979
Posted By sspony
Looking good man! Keep up the good work. And I...

Looking good man! Keep up the good work. And I agree, new cam.
Forum: events 05-08-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 13,490
Posted By sspony
@Old Iron : Oh yea, Good thinking!

@Old Iron : Oh yea, Good thinking!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-08-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,260
Posted By sspony
Do you think the IPD sway played into this at...

Do you think the IPD sway played into this at all? I know its good practice to reinforce some areas on the front suspension with the IPD bars. About to install the rear on my car and wondering if it...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-16-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 148,979
Posted By sspony
Sounds like a fun project! I'll have to check it...

Sounds like a fun project! I'll have to check it out sometime! Keep us posted.
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