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Forum: showroom 01-16-2021, 02:48 PM
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Posted By PCH
https://images.craigslist.org/00g0g_lmscbxvOohjz_0...

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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2021, 02:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 659
Posted By PCH
Yeah, but when your Robinair has two hoses...

Yeah, but when your Robinair has two hoses hanging you look for two fittings, right :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2021, 02:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 659
Posted By PCH
Some compressors being sold on the net look to...

Some compressors being sold on the net look to have both fittings right at the manifold:

https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/hkQAAOSw6JpfSOph/s-l300.jpg

I think it's always good to see what the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 05:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 659
Posted By PCH
What is #26? That looks to be on the high side...

What is #26? That looks to be on the high side (condenser pipe)?
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 02:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 659
Posted By PCH
Isn't there an overpressure relief valve on the...

Isn't there an overpressure relief valve on the high side of the compressor? You may be able to swap that for the charge fitting or make a tee adapter in that spot.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 02:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By PCH
The firewall plate may be slightly different on...

The firewall plate may be slightly different on the R134 models which may be an issue if you are converting the evaporator. Not sure what years they did the change though.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2021, 03:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By PCH
I had California Car Cover in the S.F.Valley make...

I had California Car Cover in the S.F.Valley make me 2 Amazon covers in the past.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-12-2021, 05:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By PCH
Volvo Parts may still have pedals in stock- I'd...

Volvo Parts may still have pedals in stock- I'd check with them first.
Forum: showroom 01-04-2021, 03:24 PM
Replies: 555
Views: 670,601
Posted By PCH
<iframe width="588" height="441"...

<iframe width="588" height="441" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/3taiKD-RJgM" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-03-2021, 03:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,183
Posted By PCH
Here is a good thread with info on the...

Here is a good thread with info on the intercooler: https://www.turbobricks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=343520
Forum: performance & modifications 01-01-2021, 06:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,183
Posted By PCH
Even with everything else 100% stock the high...

Even with everything else 100% stock the high performance intercooler is gonna make you feel happier.
After that just add manual boost controller and go to 12psi (0.8bar).
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-26-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,876
Posted By PCH
https://ecklers.com.imgeng.in/media/catalog/produc...

https://ecklers.com.imgeng.in/media/catalog/product/cache/e8278bb62b6191f0a2c63cf38a3ced70/4/4/44-88247-1.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 12-25-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By PCH
The ones from Mercedes are easy to find at the...

The ones from Mercedes are easy to find at the wrecking yards. And with dual vacuum/pressure compensation chambers are fun to experiment with- I had one on my K-jet frankensteined from all kinds of...
Forum: showroom 12-24-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 555
Views: 670,601
Posted By PCH
<iframe width="893" height="380"...

<iframe width="893" height="380" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/rpi3CRhyXFo" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,965
Posted By PCH
Exactly what I was going to mention. Bertone...

Exactly what I was going to mention. Bertone seats are lower.
Forum: showroom 12-20-2020, 12:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 745
Posted By PCH
P1900 Story Video

<iframe width="729" height="410" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/hEEor0zH06I" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,611
Posted By PCH
Super! Totally loved it!!!

Super! Totally loved it!!!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-17-2020, 11:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 917
Posted By PCH
Especially if it's a flex.

Especially if it's a flex.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-17-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 917
Posted By PCH
Normally the clamp's screw is pointing up and you...

Normally the clamp's screw is pointing up and you can reach with the screwdriver between the manifold runners.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2020, 11:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,478
Posted By PCH
If one of the metal clips that hold the vent trim...

If one of the metal clips that hold the vent trim in place fell down it will make a buzzing sound. I know because that happened to me- basically the sound of the metal washer inside the plastic pill...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,478
Posted By PCH
May be something is dropped down the windshield...

May be something is dropped down the windshield defrosting vent?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,003
Posted By PCH
I believe there is a dedicated fuse and a relay...

I believe there is a dedicated fuse and a relay for the rear fog.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 10:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 970
Posted By PCH
I think yellow is the original and black is a...

I think yellow is the original and black is a later version of that- doesn't look as bad if you apply too much.
Super 90 spray is more for a fabric and thin pliable materials- I wouldn't think to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-09-2020, 11:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 970
Posted By PCH
https://images.pepboys.com/fit-in/700x700/images/p...

https://images.pepboys.com/fit-in/700x700/images/productImages/4796100/MMM08001-1.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-09-2020, 10:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,215
Posted By PCH
Sound/noise insulation throughout my 945.

Sound/noise insulation throughout my 945.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,003
Posted By PCH
Driver seat on GL's turns on automatically below...

Driver seat on GL's turns on automatically below 14 Celsius and turns off once it reaches 25 Celsius.

Driver seat temp switch PN# 1264606:...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2020, 10:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 817
Posted By PCH
This is exactly what I pulled from a '97 S90...

This is exactly what I pulled from a '97 S90 except the receiver tube is reinforced (2 layers of square steel tubing). I am far from sure that it's gonna work on my '93 945T but it's worth a try- I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 935
Posted By PCH
Try opening the radio and look at components....

Try opening the radio and look at components. Sometimes its leaking capacitors, overheating transistors or crumbling solder.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 817
Posted By PCH
Here is the correct page:...

Here is the correct page: https://www.volvowholesalepartsdirect.com/p/Volvo__960/Towing-Hitch-MARKED-3529261-Rear-REAR-HITCH/42809340/9134256.html?clickSource=relatedProduct
Anyway, I got the...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-07-2020, 02:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,052
Posted By PCH
May be this helps:...

May be this helps: http://www.forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=339434
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 817
Posted By PCH
Cool, thanks for info. It's one like this:...

Cool, thanks for info. It's one like this:...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2020, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 817
Posted By PCH
Late 9 series Tow Hitch

Will a factory tow hitch from a 97 S90 work on earlier 7/9 series wagon? The main square beam looks straight while the one on my 93 wagon has a curve to clear the spare wheel well. Looking form the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,011
Posted By PCH
You probably turned the steering wheel a few...

You probably turned the steering wheel a few turns while the rack was off- that would brake the coiled ribbon cable for the airbag. It's a replaceable item. But I don't see how that would be related...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-24-2020, 01:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,409
Posted By PCH
https://turbobricks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=34...

https://turbobricks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=341184

https://www.volvopartswebstore.com/images/parts/volvo/fullsize/GR-59646.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-28-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,917
Posted By PCH
^^^ I believe with that setup there will be a lot...

^^^ I believe with that setup there will be a lot of oil in the intake manifold. At the very least route it through the cheap $20 ebay catch can.
And also that vacuum fitting is too small for the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,488
Posted By PCH
From...

From https://www.swedespeed.com/news/volvo_blog/find-of-the-day-ex-works-volvo-242-turbo-rally-car/

https://www.swedespeed.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/works-volvo-242-turbo-369-1024x640.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 09-23-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 953
Posted By PCH
I used one of the end caps of the small glass...

I used one of the end caps of the small glass fuse to add just what was needed to make reliable contact. Not Luisi hub but may be similar.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2020, 06:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,378
Posted By PCH
You said that HC is high but not CO. That kinda...

You said that HC is high but not CO. That kinda makes me think the problem is not with air/fuel ratio but with incomplete combustion.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-21-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,485
Posted By PCH
I believe Bosch Super Red requires ballast...

I believe Bosch Super Red requires ballast resistor which is only bypassed during cranking. Feeding 12V continuously will make it fail sooner.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2020, 02:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,052
Posted By PCH
I believe I bought mine from Autozone and they...

I believe I bought mine from Autozone and they had it on the shelf. You can ask if they can get it from warehouse.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,052
Posted By PCH
Nickel anti-seize is for high temp applications.

Nickel anti-seize is for high temp applications.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-22-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,135
Posted By PCH
Can't that gap be filled with Quicksteel putty or...

Can't that gap be filled with Quicksteel putty or something like that?

Would be great to get Hub # info for 7/9 Series too in this thread.
Forum: showroom 07-22-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,186
Posted By PCH
Pic of a '91 245 from...

Pic of a '91 245 from https://seconddaily.com/the-volvo-240-a-cult-and-personality/

https://seconddaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/1991_245_volvo_wagon_3rd_row_seat-1024x768.jpg

Tons of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-14-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,105
Posted By PCH
Or bypass the vacuum valve- that should make the...

Or bypass the vacuum valve- that should make the idle rough. Doesn't have to be 3 ft of vacuum hose, you can use some kind of splice. Hollowed out writing pan can work :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,105
Posted By PCH
Do a visual first. Vacuum line from manifold to...

Do a visual first. Vacuum line from manifold to the solenoid on the driver side strut tower, then to the valve itself. Also check EGR valve temp sensor for good connection and wiring. For functional...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2020, 03:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,719
Posted By PCH
Thule limits the weight that their gutter mount...

Thule limits the weight that their gutter mount rack can hold to 165 lbs (4 mounts). That's about 40 lbs per 1 mount max load. I would add 3rd cross bar to haul 200 lbs or over. Spreading this load...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,797
Posted By PCH
BTW turbos use thermostat with lower opening...

BTW turbos use thermostat with lower opening temp. So coolant starts flowing through the radiator sooner than on n/a cars.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,797
Posted By PCH
Just shows how efficient the cooling system is on...

Just shows how efficient the cooling system is on them. Enjoy!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,797
Posted By PCH
If you try to let the temp gauge about 3/4 high...

If you try to let the temp gauge about 3/4 high before the red I don't think you are risking anything. Your fan will likely turn on before then.
Since the ECU turned the fan on as soon as it lost...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,797
Posted By PCH
From what you have tested- the fan relay is fine....

From what you have tested- the fan relay is fine.

The driver for the relay can go bad inside ECU. But both (low and high) at the same time is less common. Not all ECU's have e-fan controls in...
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