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Forum: showroom 12-01-2020, 11:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 486
Posted By Redwood Chair
Heh we used to turn the whitewalls inward back in...

Heh we used to turn the whitewalls inward back in the day.
Forum: showroom 12-01-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 486
Posted By Redwood Chair
Whitewalls went out on foreign cars about the...

Whitewalls went out on foreign cars about the time of the 544, so they're not really a 'restoration' item for 140s anyway.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 357
Posted By Redwood Chair
Usually I don't but distilled water is hard to...

Usually I don't but distilled water is hard to find right now due to the pandemic.

:e-shrug:

In any case Zerex > green death.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 357
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://www.walmart.com/ip/Valvoline-Zerex-G05-50-...

https://www.walmart.com/ip/Valvoline-Zerex-G05-50-50-Ready-to-Use-Antifreeze-Coolant-1-Gallon/168610254?wmlspartner=wmtlabs&adid=22222222222072115417&wmlspartner=wmtlabs&wl0=e&wl1=o&wl2=c&wl3=83219286...
Forum: showroom 12-01-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 486
Posted By Redwood Chair
:wave: But then the offset would be...

:wave:



But then the offset would be incorrect, might as well use 6" wide 700-900 steel wheels that you can actually find if you're going 25et.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2020, 12:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 296
Posted By Redwood Chair
Done it many times on 240s, the junkyard is full...

Done it many times on 240s, the junkyard is full of endless possibilities including the hidden screw jack in 7-9's that prep usually misses.

Sometimes you can tuck the other end under the next...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-30-2020, 10:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 296
Posted By Redwood Chair
Pry it up with a stack of tires and a metal...

Pry it up with a stack of tires and a metal bumper.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By Redwood Chair
No

No
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-23-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 284
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes there is a metal plate and associated rubber...

Yes there is a metal plate and associated rubber pad for a 740 clutch setup.

You should have gotten them with the pedal box?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-22-2020, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 581
Posted By Redwood Chair
$158 is just a little bit more than the post...

$158 is just a little bit more than the post office for a ~25# package but not bad.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-22-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,101
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-22-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,464
Posted By Redwood Chair
:uh: All set except for the fuse. ...

:uh:

All set except for the fuse.

:rockon:
Forum: performance & modifications 11-22-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,464
Posted By Redwood Chair
KISS

Or stick to your original plan with amp rated wiring & a switch installed in a blank plate on the center stack console.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-19-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 798
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://www.bing.com/th?id=OP.pr%2bTZh8Z0eXqkQ474C...

https://www.bing.com/th?id=OP.pr%2bTZh8Z0eXqkQ474C474&o=5&pid=21.1&bw=0&bc=FFFFFF&w=144&h=144&qlt=100
Forum: showroom 11-19-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 386
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3cSl4OhF...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3cSl4OhFhHBI1wuaimU4B59BeG3x5AImLA_XTip0b2ban2K1WMnL7ZWYSu6m8TgkgV0dfas4xunkbtsDsoMcEx7HHJhMZtWZB4SbYLChnFYPQSBs6gWfE71qG9NbMMzn5xKJlc3Rg-O5riq8pxKRxyw=w1351-...
Forum: website & board 11-19-2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 546
Posted By Redwood Chair
It is.

It is.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2020, 11:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 878
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=35...

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=357543

If you're lucky enough to have everything go smoothly, yes.



Yes.

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=323283
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,752
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://i.ytimg.com/vi/8RDPUUdh6Ls/maxresdefault.j...

https://i.ytimg.com/vi/8RDPUUdh6Ls/maxresdefault.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 789
Posted By Redwood Chair
Generally one uses the front crossmember and...

Generally one uses the front crossmember and pumpkin to lift RWD Volvos.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-14-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 785
Posted By Redwood Chair
Did you bleed the fronts immediately after...

Did you bleed the fronts immediately after swapping components, or wait and inadvertently send air out back to be trapped in the proportioning valves by cutting to the 'recommended' order?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-13-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 651
Posted By Redwood Chair
Pull it back at the corners, no need to drop the...

Pull it back at the corners, no need to drop the whole thing to work on the hinges / tailgate.

http://i255.photobucket.com/albums/hh136/redwoodchair/82%20245%20GLT/82245GLTPaint210.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 11-11-2020, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,064
Posted By Redwood Chair
That panel below the dash and in front of the...

That panel below the dash and in front of the shifter is 72 only.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-11-2020, 01:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
Hard to find good help these days.

Hard to find good help these days.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-11-2020, 12:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
:urgod: :nod: Maintenance is...

:urgod:




:nod:

Maintenance is the new performance.

:zzz:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,038
Posted By Redwood Chair
Typically RWD Volvo speedometers were calibrated...

Typically RWD Volvo speedometers were calibrated ~2% - 3% conservatively but it sounds like you're a bit outside that range.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,038
Posted By Redwood Chair
:lol:

:lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,038
Posted By Redwood Chair
Don't know a lot about 122s but 410s doesn't...

Don't know a lot about 122s but 410s doesn't sound right since 430s were in 140s till 70.

:e-shrug:
Forum: performance & modifications 11-09-2020, 09:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,064
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes you just need the short top cover / school...

Yes you just need the short top cover / school bus shifter.

http://vclassics.com/pics/od_m41.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,995
Posted By Redwood Chair
We've been through this several times in several...

We've been through this several times in several threads it's NLA.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,995
Posted By Redwood Chair
Is that for 244 / 245 or 242?

Is that for 244 / 245 or 242?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,995
Posted By Redwood Chair
The window guides need to come from a cool...

The window guides need to come from a cool weather / coastal car at this point unless you want to try to figure out the ill fitting guide from that Australian station wagon's rear window which is /...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-09-2020, 01:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
OP: Still haven't looked under the parts car...

OP:

Still haven't looked under the parts car to see what you have so we can help you?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-09-2020, 05:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
but..do those pieces bolt on?

but..do those pieces bolt on?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
Other than removing the torque converter's...

Other than removing the torque converter's centering bushing from the AT & driving in a pilot bearing yes.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-08-2020, 03:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 987
Posted By Redwood Chair
Lol dude you sound like a lawyer asking the same...

Lol dude you sound like a lawyer asking the same question in a different way when you don't get the answer you want.

That said, as I told you in the other thread, an 87+ M47 from a 240 is the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes if you have all the bits and pieces to do so.

Yes if you have all the bits and pieces to do so.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2020, 02:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
87+ would be an M47 which would be most...

87+ would be an M47 which would be most compatible.

http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/NzY4WDEwMjQ=/z/l5cAAOxyFjNSQSwG/$T2eC16V,!zcFIdrk8LuuBSQSwGF+og~~48_20.JPG
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2020, 11:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
It's not likely a direct swap but with some more...

It's not likely a direct swap but with some more conversion parts it will work.

Does the transmission in the 77 have one of these hanging off the back of it?
...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2020, 01:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,380
Posted By Redwood Chair
The 77 likely only has a 4 speed gearbox not a 5...

The 77 likely only has a 4 speed gearbox not a 5 speed like the later cars.

Also the driveshaft is a smaller Ø and there are no provisions for a crank angle sensor in the early bell housing.
Forum: website & board 11-07-2020, 05:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,157
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?p=61...

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?p=6127511#post6127511
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2020, 10:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 627
Posted By Redwood Chair
Open your channel locks, fit the noses of the...

Open your channel locks, fit the noses of the jaws in the slots and turn it with another wrench / vise grip for leverage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2020, 11:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 996
Posted By Redwood Chair
^ :nod: I'd use nice JY takeoffs before I'd...

^ :nod:

I'd use nice JY takeoffs before I'd roll the dice on Rockauto's rebuilt caliper parts bin.

That said if I wanted rebuilt calipers I'd go with IPD since they usually have stuff that...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,014
Posted By Redwood Chair
How would you rig up the pre-pump filter?

How would you rig up the pre-pump filter?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 996
Posted By Redwood Chair
Post in wanted...

Post in wanted (https://forums.turbobricks.com/newthread.php?do=newthread&f=14)?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2020, 11:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,076
Posted By Redwood Chair
Ya I built up another kit but John V has it now. ...

Ya I built up another kit but John V has it now.

Got some stray parts hanging around but not enough to make another full kit.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2020, 11:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,076
Posted By Redwood Chair
pjpelletier Absconded with the Squirter KIT....

pjpelletier Absconded with the Squirter KIT. (https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=302535)
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,076
Posted By Redwood Chair
http://i255.photobucket.com/albums/hh136/redwoodch...

http://i255.photobucket.com/albums/hh136/redwoodchair/JVAB%20Squirter%20Kit/SquirterKit25_zps7b67b806.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2020, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,076
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=11...

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=115422
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2020, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,021
Posted By Redwood Chair
:uh: It's acrylic not metal.

:uh:

It's acrylic not metal.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,021
Posted By Redwood Chair
First of all they're junk, never work and you...

First of all they're junk, never work and you should sell it.

But if you insist...

FEELER: 240 R-Sport Style Cluster Frames (https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=343008)
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