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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 443
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: 1,994
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: 6,399
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: 1,116
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: 710
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: 1,047
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: 1,116
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: 4,604
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: 4,604
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: 4,213
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: 3,747
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: 1,726
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: 1,726
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: 2,194
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: 2,117
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: 2,117
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: 2,117
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: 2,117
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...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,117
Posted By PCH
https://www.myvolvolibrary.info/Tech_files2_fichei...

https://www.myvolvolibrary.info/Tech_files2_ficheiros/940MY95_EN_Wiring_Diagrams_section-3-39.pdf

Go to page 50. I believe 95' fan diagram is same as your '92. As long as this is the case your...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,117
Posted By PCH
ECU grounds one of 2 wires depending on desired...

ECU grounds one of 2 wires depending on desired speed. Do you have the electrical schematic? I don't recommend touching anything without it. Or at least unplug your ECU for safety.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2020, 05:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,836
Posted By PCH
http://www.autocable.com.au/spnet6/img/H/3/5/1/5/H...

http://www.autocable.com.au/spnet6/img/H/3/5/1/5/H3515.jpg

http://www.autocable.com.au/products/product/H3515%2FD1?category=DDUQCOJA&
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,443
Posted By PCH
Does your 745 have fogs next to the headlights...

Does your 745 have fogs next to the headlights like the SE?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-19-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,191
Posted By PCH
I had that scoop as air inlet on the flat hood...

I had that scoop as air inlet on the flat hood driver side. The base of the 300ZX scoop is curved so it would look really tilted on the passenger side.

280Z hood vent that was fitted about where...
Forum: showroom 06-16-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 198,257
Posted By PCH
Yes:...

Yes: https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=354937

I am sure it was all rebranded Thule stuff, or JetBag in the earlier days before Thule bought their roof box business.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-05-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,862
Posted By PCH
Rotor has to point to the correct spot. You got a...

Rotor has to point to the correct spot. You got a 50/50 chance of guessing it right. Nothing will adjust for the rotor being 180 degrees off, but you can swap spark plug wires to make it run.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-03-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,260
Posted By PCH
What about the floor? Usually the dash vents fail...

What about the floor? Usually the dash vents fail but you have floor and defrost. Dual vacuum actuator failure- Just disconnect yellow line from it and plug with the screw.
Forum: showroom 06-02-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,089
Posted By PCH
They are ripening then.

They are ripening then.
Forum: showroom 06-02-2020, 11:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,089
Posted By PCH
I basically said "rare". I didn't say "in demand"...

I basically said "rare". I didn't say "in demand" :)
But if I saw it for $20 I would have probably grabbed it because eventually someone is gonna be happy to use it.
Forum: showroom 06-02-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,089
Posted By PCH
Also has 1 year only eggcrate grill.

Also has 1 year only eggcrate grill.
Forum: showroom 06-01-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9,547
Views: 3,941,223
Posted By PCH
Same color theme as the famous Delorean That...

Same color theme as the famous Delorean
That Theis body kit brings back memories of Zender and Kamei in their heydays of the 80's.
I'd like more info on the wheel/tire specs.
Forum: showroom 05-31-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9,547
Views: 3,941,223
Posted By PCH
https://images.craigslist.org/00C0C_gYV7kQWipRL_0C...

https://images.craigslist.org/00C0C_gYV7kQWipRL_0CI0t2_1200x900.jpg

https://images.craigslist.org/00w0w_jZHPLmSp5jP_0CI0t2_1200x900.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-31-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,554
Posted By PCH
I would bypass the controller and feed analog...

I would bypass the controller and feed analog commands into the output circuits. I have done that in the past with climate, sunroof and headlight controllers on different cars. Electrically it is not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-29-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,632
Posted By PCH
I used thick rope. Passed it through the pulley...

I used thick rope. Passed it through the pulley and tied to the frame (on 940, but I'm sure can be done on 240 too). Did that couple of times both to loosen and to tighten. Would love to have a legit...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2020, 01:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,379
Posted By PCH
I'll just add this in case someone is not against...

I'll just add this in case someone is not against welding if done by a pro: https://yoshifab.com/store/90-exhaust-manifold-crack-service.html

Most manifolds in stock or near stock cars stay in the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,413
Posted By PCH
I think he is twisting the longest part of the...

I think he is twisting the longest part of the belt.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-26-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,301
Posted By PCH
http://cleanflametrap.com/kjetGauge.htm

http://cleanflametrap.com/kjetGauge.htm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,301
Posted By PCH
Can you check the deadhead pressure? Basically...

Can you check the deadhead pressure? Basically shows what the pump is able to produce.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,237
Posted By PCH
Depends on the person doing the job. I usually...

Depends on the person doing the job.
I usually just drop off the wheel and let them change the tire- I don't want them to have the whole car after they busted the wheel stud and didn't pay...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,237
Posted By PCH
Normally I used Walmart Tire Center to do the...

Normally I used Walmart Tire Center to do the install/balance for about $16 each. I may just wait for them to reopen or use some local shop.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,237
Posted By PCH
Just this morning I ordered Kumho Solus from...

Just this morning I ordered Kumho Solus from Walmart in 205/60/15 at $57 a piece. Normally they are close to $70 and on my 940 wagon they are fine for about 50K miles.
Forum: showroom 05-13-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,537
Posted By PCH
Didn't Volvo also offer roof boxes? Or was it...

Didn't Volvo also offer roof boxes? Or was it only in Europe?
Forum: showroom 05-13-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,537
Posted By PCH
Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2020, 02:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,921
Posted By PCH
Try this:...

Try this: https://www.smogstats.com/Lambda_CAT.aspx
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2020, 01:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,921
Posted By PCH
"about 100* drop after cat" Should be the...

"about 100* drop after cat"

Should be the opposite. Good Cat will raise the temp- not drop it. And the CO level that you have is not high. What is O2 %?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2020, 01:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,006
Posted By PCH
I believe they make adjustment extenders.

I believe they make adjustment extenders.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-30-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,213
Posted By PCH
I installed the black seal instead of the green...

I installed the black seal instead of the green by mistake and could not compress it enough with the banjo bolt to bring the cooler adapter as close to the block as it works with the green seal. That...
Forum: showroom 04-29-2020, 11:26 PM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 1,294,886
Posted By PCH
http://img03.platesmania.com/180120/o/10896151.jpg...

http://img03.platesmania.com/180120/o/10896151.jpg

I like the how tight the fogs and brackets look on this yugo wagon.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2020, 09:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,593
Posted By PCH
Probably punched through the piston top. Can't...

Probably punched through the piston top. Can't you look down the spark plug hole?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-19-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,238
Posted By PCH
IPD springs and Bilstein shock/struts. Get the...

IPD springs and Bilstein shock/struts. Get the alignment done after. Find a reputable shop in the Valley for that.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-18-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,213
Posted By PCH
Cooler to block seal is a large o-ring with round...

Cooler to block seal is a large o-ring with round profile and is usually green.
Heat exchanger to aluminum cooler body is a o-ring with square profile and looks just like the seal on the oil...
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