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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-12-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,236
Posted By 15A
Glad its of some help to some. Carry on...

Glad its of some help to some.

Carry on gentlemen. :cool:
Forum: website & board 09-17-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,013
Posted By 15A
Been done before..... <iframe width="718"...

Been done before.....

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Forum: showroom 09-08-2020, 02:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,551
Posted By 15A
My home state has mileage exempt after 10 yrs...

My home state has mileage exempt after 10 yrs (unless you insist they notate it). When 100% of the car is redone, I have zero issues with it being zero'd (when the cluster was redone also). If its a...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2020, 09:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,167
Posted By 15A
YES. I wont do a HG without swapping in a T cam....

YES. I wont do a HG without swapping in a T cam. Night / day.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
Spoke to the local old timer AW guru and he...

Spoke to the local old timer AW guru and he basically told me what it was doing. Said it was stuck pistons from sitting and thats common (especially if they sit dry). Said to get a bottle of LubeGard...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,744
Posted By 15A
I was wondering about that port :ninja: Happen...

I was wondering about that port :ninja: Happen to remember what size or PN?

Either way......sounds promising.

:cool:
THX!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,744
Posted By 15A
92 240 AC Conversion to 134a

Anyone found a known adapter that fits over the R12 port on the J-pipe? The threads are standard 1/4" pipe threads, but can find nothing that fits down over it. OR.....did you go midevil and splice a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2020, 10:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,052
Posted By 15A
To get it clean just get 3 gallon jugs of house...

To get it clean just get 3 gallon jugs of house brand at Wal Mart (IIRC Conoco makes their ATF) - if you can procure the ipd kit, go that route....or make your own (no idea what the thread is for the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
Ok....from what I have read of similar...

Ok....from what I have read of similar situations, info from a trans shop who is familiar with these and the way its acting, I'm thinking this trans' issues are the check balls (rubber or plastic)...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-03-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
V8 juice as a reference to its opacity. It was...

V8 juice as a reference to its opacity. It was red but not clear.

There's nothing wrong with the radiator. :roll:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
Yep - thought it felt a little high. The cable...

Yep - thought it felt a little high. The cable looks newer - no cracks and is very loose in the sheathing (I've had the bad ones before). Haven't disconnected the cable yet - did the first day and it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
I love the heat - its the humidity they can keep....

I love the heat - its the humidity they can keep. My Dad's family was from the Alabama side of the bayou, so although used to it.....still dont like it. And when you're sentenced to an area that has...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-02-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
1-3 shifts perfect and smooth now but had no OD....

1-3 shifts perfect and smooth now but had no OD. Found OD solenoid was DOA, and replaced it. Now the relay wants to be a seat belt buzzer (making noise) and the arrow is on all the time (switch does...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2020, 02:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
:cool: ...

:cool:

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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2020, 12:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,048
Posted By 15A
There were 3 different harnesses for 93.....ask...

There were 3 different harnesses for 93.....ask me how I know. The PAL fuse holder on the battery was discontinued mid-year (fire hazard is one excuse I've heard - and I've seen several melted PAL...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
I had about 2 1/2 gallons of house brand ATF, so...

I had about 2 1/2 gallons of house brand ATF, so although it was just flushed and serviced about 18 months ago, I decided to flush it again. The first 2 quarts that came out of the return line were...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2020, 02:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
This is what a local trans rebuilder told me -...

This is what a local trans rebuilder told me - sounded like the governor was acting up....but he didn't know anything about an Asian Warner anything. :roll:

I did get it to shift once it ran...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2020, 11:02 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
Fluid is right on - checks out cold and hot. Was...

Fluid is right on - checks out cold and hot. Was just hoping there was something I could add to flush it to break it loose.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2020, 11:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,415
Posted By 15A
Every time I've had this it was the TPS sensor....

Every time I've had this it was the TPS sensor. One had 20k on it from new and failed.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
Thought about that purple stuff. At least then...

Thought about that purple stuff. At least then I'd know it was completely flushed.

fwiw, trans fluid is purtee clear red.



It has perfect tension - I dont have any doubt its working...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2020, 03:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
I've got 2 cases of Amsoil synthetic ATF. If I...

I've got 2 cases of Amsoil synthetic ATF. If I knew for sure that would break it free, I'd flush it with that.

'Italian tune-up' :lol: Might come to that. It was shifting manually - L1 - L2 - D,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,847
Posted By 15A
AW70 Shifting Issues

Have a 92 240 here w/120k. Never towed and ran flawlessly. After sitting for 8 months, car was hesitant (1 sec) into reverse and would not shift into 3rd gear. Drained the fluid and changed the...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-25-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 24,476
Posted By 15A
https://i.ibb.co/SssP0sZ/DSCN0716.jpg ...

https://i.ibb.co/SssP0sZ/DSCN0716.jpg
https://i.ibb.co/9hbRxr7/Catch-Can1.jpg
https://i.ibb.co/TkjH9NY/28.jpg

Ones I made with a much larger volume. Original separator box still in place. Top...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,283
Posted By 15A
What I wound up doing for time and my sanity's...

What I wound up doing for time and my sanity's sake, was to take the complete TB and TPS from a known running car I'm restoring and swap it in. Started and purred like a kitten.

I've had them...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-14-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,283
Posted By 15A
240: Another surging idle question

Helped a friend do a head gasket on an 89 with 210k. Noticed his TPS wasn't clicking so replaced it with one that did. Also replaced his CTS while it was all apart.

Start it up and it runs fine...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,457
Posted By 15A
So far it seems I have a weep at 3 of the 4. Only...

So far it seems I have a weep at 3 of the 4. Only one that wouldn't cry for me was the left rear. So I cracked it open and stepped on the pedal - shot a stream about 2 ft. lol

As soon as the other...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,457
Posted By 15A
In the 10 minutes I was posting this, I had left...

In the 10 minutes I was posting this, I had left the right lower outer bleeder open to see if it would gravity bleed. About 5 min ago the wife yells that its dripping. So I close it and open the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,457
Posted By 15A
240 Brake Junction Block

Anyone ever have any issues with these? What was the symptoms if so?

I'm trying to get a former TBer's car roadworthy again....it had the same 1000% neglect most do. Booster had a vac leak -...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,867
Posted By 15A
I've got 1-2 sets of them. Pretty sure I know...

I've got 1-2 sets of them. Pretty sure I know where but getting to them might be a bit.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,757
Posted By 15A
Funny you say this. He had 4 new injectors...

Funny you say this. He had 4 new injectors installed and one was DOA - literally stuck shut. I referred him to the place that refurbs them. Guy at this place asked 'did they sit long?' - he said...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,757
Posted By 15A
92 240 - Backfire and Stall

Got an email from a guy I know with a 92 240. Said he was merging on an expressway - romped it and the car backfired and stalled. It would restart but run real rough like maybe 3 cyl? Nothing hopped...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,236
Posted By 15A
That small screw driver I think thats in the one...

That small screw driver I think thats in the one pic.....thats what I use to hold the brushes back when I put them in - lol. They dont seem to be that high strung like the Bosch brushes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,236
Posted By 15A
I have all but given up on the reman garbage....

I have all but given up on the reman garbage. They take a 300k whipped unit, replace the regulator or bearing or whatever single item failed, blast it and put it in a new box. I had a Bosch unit I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,236
Posted By 15A
I had one of these that was REALLY fried totally...

I had one of these that was REALLY fried totally apart (housing totally removed, etc) - its bearings sounded like sand - had 380k on it before it went. 99% of any issues in these is at the shown...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,236
Posted By 15A
Servicing a Denso

I asked about how to service regulators or brushes awhile ago and got no response, so went digging myself. Found these are some of the easiest to rebuild out there.

A long time alt rebuilder on...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-05-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,251
Posted By 15A
I'm sure this "free" tow will be more than...

I'm sure this "free" tow will be more than compensated with the receiving dealership fixes whatever ailed it.

"Just a bad fuse.......that will be $400."
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-04-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,292
Posted By 15A
Issue solved. Original post updated. Thanks for...

Issue solved. Original post updated. Thanks for the input guys.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-02-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,292
Posted By 15A
This car had a NEW blue box OE Volvo switch...

This car had a NEW blue box OE Volvo switch installed at one time that turned out to be bad - was replaced with a known good one that had been in a car for about 20k.

From what it looks like,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-31-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,292
Posted By 15A
^ Good ideas.

^ Good ideas.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-31-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,292
Posted By 15A
240: Odd electrical happening

92 sedan - everything working perfectly. No accidents or leaks. Grounds all tight and clean. Then all of a sudden headlamps go off, no dash or interior lights, no radio.

Whats more - the door...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By 15A
What the green manual never mentions is the...

What the green manual never mentions is the difference between a 93 harness and everything else. 92 and before had 2 wires crimped in a single blade connector on the coil. With the same drawing in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By 15A
I'll post details and a pic shortly. Chalk...

I'll post details and a pic shortly. Chalk another one up to the vague schematics.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,145
Posted By 15A
EZK - Coil - Spark Issue

Wondering if anyone here knows how the coil gets 12V - is it switched from the EZK? Or straight from the ignition switch? The schematics leave alot of possibilities and I have found many connectors...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-30-2019, 11:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,520
Posted By 15A
Added better pics.

Added better pics.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-04-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,348
Posted By 15A
By the time I get them, they are about fused in...

By the time I get them, they are about fused in place from rust then forced to the point of weakening or breaking when adjusted.

YMMV
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-04-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,348
Posted By 15A
They're small and under stress....and 30 yrs old....

They're small and under stress....and 30 yrs old. Rust doesn't take long to weaken one either.

If something can go wrong.....it will.



I'm working on it.......lol
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-04-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,348
Posted By 15A
Only issue I've ever had consistently on long...

Only issue I've ever had consistently on long trips was the adjuster bolts breaking. Local hardware started carrying 6mm full threaded grade 8 bolts in various lengths, so I pulled them all, ran a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-02-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,520
Posted By 15A
The 93 bracket is narrower for the AC adjusters -...

The 93 bracket is narrower for the AC adjusters - if that was all, you could make a spacer and get by. But the main difference in the brackets (91-92 vs 93) is the rear section of the cast bracket is...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-01-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,370
Posted By 15A
Beautiful. Finally a 240 worth driving. I...

Beautiful. Finally a 240 worth driving.

I need neighbors like you.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-17-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,520
Posted By 15A
Thats a perfect pic! Shows the brackets to the...

Thats a perfect pic! Shows the brackets to the inside top and bottom.....(note to self). Thanks very much for posting it!

The shiney toy a new one from Volvo - PN 36000819 . They are factory...
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