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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-05-2021, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,276
Posted By ODDmanout
As I was testing and mulling the blower motor...

As I was testing and mulling the blower motor started to shriek, that turned into howl, then it gave up the ghost. Better now then in August. That $5 motor didn't last with rain pooling in the bottom...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-05-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,276
Posted By ODDmanout
90Volvo: Here in Joplin, not far from you. It...

90Volvo: Here in Joplin, not far from you. It does seem high. What kind of PSI am I looking for? Yes, I did vacuum it.

Brickyard92: Have not done much observing at idle. It has that stupid ZF...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-05-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,276
Posted By ODDmanout
I will get the cheap gauge as shown above. On my...

I will get the cheap gauge as shown above. On my current cheap gauge it shows 55 psi before compressor cuts out, just on the bottom side of the red line.

It is my understanding that a compressor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-04-2021, 05:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,208
Posted By ODDmanout
This is what I bought from rockauto for $51. It...

This is what I bought from rockauto for $51. It is the tropical clutch.

AISIN FCV002
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-04-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,276
Posted By ODDmanout
A/C wooooos

Thanks for looking!

86 740. a fairly new compressor, since the compressor went in.....the compressor turns at idle and works fine, but as i drive it cuts in and out. Low on juice?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2021, 09:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,281
Posted By ODDmanout
Fuel pressure regulator brand or #??

Looking for a fuel pressure regulator for my 86 740 4cyl non.

What is a good brand? Where to buy?

Thanks!!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2021, 09:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 15,030
Posted By ODDmanout
Denso rules!! Constant 14.5. 100 amp. Easy to...

Denso rules!! Constant 14.5. 100 amp. Easy to work on and don't get lazy with heat or long idle like a 50 pound Bosch
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2021, 03:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,502
Posted By ODDmanout
Ok. I will have to get one of those from Autozone...

Ok. I will have to get one of those from Autozone loan a tool deal. Hope it fits. Am I looking for pressure as the engine runs?

What is a normal pressure for this car?

Thanks!!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,502
Posted By ODDmanout
Pulled a few plugs (NGK) they were their normal...

Pulled a few plugs (NGK) they were their normal white. They did have liquid gas on them. The car has not run in 24 hours.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-31-2021, 12:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,502
Posted By ODDmanout
Cold starts are fine. It will start funny when i...

Cold starts are fine. It will start funny when i am out doing things.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-30-2021, 11:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,502
Posted By ODDmanout
Good advice DL242GT!! I will check it out...

Good advice DL242GT!! I will check it out tomorrow. Thanks.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-30-2021, 05:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,502
Posted By ODDmanout
Dr. Thompson, Regret crossing your path, the...

Dr. Thompson,

Regret crossing your path, the "drink" you gave me has caused periodic eyeball vibration. JK

All old Volvos, if health, start within a certain time frame. When they don't an issue...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-30-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,502
Posted By ODDmanout
Starting space oddity

Thanks for looking Volvo nuts.

1986 740 4cyl non.

Odd starting problems.

Sometimes it starts too soon, other times it will take several times, like waking an old man.

I have owned Volvos...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,528
Posted By ODDmanout
Hats off to dl242gt for your sage advice and...

Hats off to dl242gt for your sage advice and thanks to everyone else who chimed in. It is back and running. Corrosion at the connector in the power amp ignition thing was the issue. The boot was torn...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2020, 12:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,528
Posted By ODDmanout
So, I hooked up my timing light and i am getting...

So, I hooked up my timing light and i am getting spark. When i crank it, i can hear the fuel pumps running so i am getting close. Next i will check and see if the fuel injectors are firing and make...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,528
Posted By ODDmanout
Thanks for the responses brothers, I did...

Thanks for the responses brothers,

I did check timing belt, it is good and i replaced the wiring harness with a Dave one a few years back.

I looked at the power stage thing today. It was full...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-04-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,528
Posted By ODDmanout
no spark for my shark

So, I had a fuel pump issue that has turned into a no spark issue. 86 740 N/A 4 popper.

Have replaced both computers and coil. Repaired hall sensor wiring. I have 5 volts, 11 volts and a ground at...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-03-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,877
Posted By ODDmanout
apachchef is the winner!! He don't no much...

apachchef is the winner!! He don't no much spellen, but he got it! I cut off the rubber boot and the insulation on the wiring had turned into stone from heat and bare wires was the result.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-03-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,325
Posted By ODDmanout
Yes you will need the motor mount brackets from...

Yes you will need the motor mount brackets from an early 740 for that trick.

Ask redwood chair he might have some
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,877
Posted By ODDmanout
I pulled the connectorts at the dizzy and plugged...

I pulled the connectorts at the dizzy and plugged it into a spare dizzy i had. When i spun the shaft the injectors clicked and the fuel pump came on. So it has to be the wiring or the connector.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2020, 10:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,877
Posted By ODDmanout
Looks like there is no radio suppression relay on...

Looks like there is no radio suppression relay on this car. My 90 740 GLE had one that failed due to contorted connecrtorts. Yes it is the head mounted kind of dizzy. Oil in the dizzy? Of coarse, it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2020, 08:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,877
Posted By ODDmanout
the latest: Did the jumper in fuse box and pumps...

the latest: Did the jumper in fuse box and pumps ran. Checked for spark. No spark. One side of coil is hot when key is on. The other side of the coil the test light glowed dimly when it was cranked...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,877
Posted By ODDmanout
I replaced the main pump with a good used one and...

I replaced the main pump with a good used one and the wiring is a new harness from Dave Barton. Still no start. Replaced computer, still nothing. So, now I am looking at the hall sensor, since with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-01-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,877
Posted By ODDmanout
fuel pump trick

Thanks for looking.

I have fuel pump issues. My 86 740 N/A died on the road. So, I swapped out the relay with the one in the glove box and it fired right up. It happen the next day and i swapped...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,490
Posted By ODDmanout
BUMP

BUMP
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2019, 11:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,490
Posted By ODDmanout
It is a 1986 740 non turbo

It is a 1986 740 non turbo
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-04-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,490
Posted By ODDmanout
weird Billy Idol

My idle does not want to stay still, kinda like Billy Idol's lip snare. I have a 86 740 non-turbo.

During a cold start it will idle up to 1,100 or so like it should. After a minute or so it cranks...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,637
Posted By ODDmanout
Exhaust question

Good Afternoon Volvo Nuts,

I have a 86 740 non-turbo 4 cyl. The exhaust is falling off the car. I do have a turbo system that is in great shape. I am sure you know where i am going with this by...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,666
Posted By ODDmanout
Big Rack Problem

Sorry for the teaser....

'86 740 with ZF rack. Do TRW/Cam rack outer tie rod end work for the ZF rack? How about the bellows?

Thanks!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,333
Posted By ODDmanout
In case that does not work....I have a dead and...

In case that does not work....I have a dead and white 90 740....16 valve....go figure.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,917
Posted By ODDmanout
yet another A/C question????

I have a 86 740 4 banger non-turbo. I replaced a hose on the A/C last year and now the compressor sounds like hell when i start it after it has set for awhile. Is it on the slow road to death? I saw...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-25-2016, 10:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,296
Posted By ODDmanout
It is for a 86 740. I was going to replace both...

It is for a 86 740. I was going to replace both of them. What is the difference?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-25-2016, 08:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,296
Posted By ODDmanout
hose size

I am looking to replace the vacuum hose that runs between the intake and brake booster. Does anyone know the size or where to get it?

Thanks!!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,654
Posted By ODDmanout
chattering noise on tight left turns

I will keep it short. On sharp left turns i get a loud chattering noise on my 86 740. It seemed to have started when i added power steering fluid. Any clues??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2016, 05:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,766
Posted By ODDmanout
I cannot get the &%%## orifice tube out!

As the title sez. it is a 86 740. It is stuck in there i can pull it most of the way out, but then it gets stuck. I looked inside the pipe and i can see a square piece of metal inside blocking the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-14-2016, 10:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,737
Posted By ODDmanout
It looks like around an ounce drained out of...

It looks like around an ounce drained out of dryer. When i pulled the lines off the compressor it looked like it still had oil in it. So, I will add a little over an ounce and call it good. Looks...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-14-2016, 10:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,737
Posted By ODDmanout
I have only had the car for about a year. The...

I have only had the car for about a year. The compressor is new and someone used an adapter on the dryer to fill it with 134a. Other then those two things the rest looks original. I am also going to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-14-2016, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,737
Posted By ODDmanout
One more A/C question

Thank you for looking. I blew an A/C line on my 86 740. When I bought it last year it had a new compressor, but still had old dryer. So, I am going to put a new dryer on it. In the Volvo conversation...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2016, 08:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,944
Posted By ODDmanout
coincidence or crime

Thanks for looking Volvo nuts. Over the weekend I installed an aftermarket radio in my 1986 740 and now the power windows have stopped working, all of them. The fuse is good. I had to take out the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-02-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,449
Posted By ODDmanout
Thanks for your answer! Yeah I figured the...

Thanks for your answer! Yeah I figured the sending units would be different.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-01-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,449
Posted By ODDmanout
gas tank swap

Can i put a 1990 740 gas tank in a 86 740?

Thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-26-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,616
Posted By ODDmanout
My friend said "The weather was hot. Motor was...

My friend said "The weather was hot. Motor was not over hot. After driving for an hour we went in a store and the malfunction occured when we restarted the car to leave."

So if a guy wanted to try...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,616
Posted By ODDmanout
Thanks guys! I asked him your questions and...

Thanks guys!

I asked him your questions and will get back to you when I hear back!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2015, 11:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,616
Posted By ODDmanout
An odd one for the odd man

I have a friend in Kansas who is having some problems with his '86 245. He said he was driving along and the car suddenly bogged down and would not rev up above idle no matter how he tried. He limped...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-22-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,005
Posted By ODDmanout
Yes a closer look told me that a 90 harness will...

Yes a closer look told me that a 90 harness will in no way work on my 86. Thanks for putting up with my failings.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-22-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,520
Posted By ODDmanout
Yes it is the plastic cap that goes on the end of...

Yes it is the plastic cap that goes on the end of the injector. I have not run the motor yet, since this seemed like a pause and reflect kind of moment, kind of like Deep thoughts by Jack Handy on...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,520
Posted By ODDmanout
Where is my cap? Kind of like where is Waldo.

I was replacing the fuel injectors on my 86 740 n/a four banger. I pulled the rail and injectors at once. When I got everything loose one of the rubber seals and the cap that goes on the end of the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,005
Posted By ODDmanout
swedishiron, I don't see one for a 86 740 4...

swedishiron, I don't see one for a 86 740 4 banger n/a. Good price, if you can round me up a good one, let me know. Thanks!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,005
Posted By ODDmanout
engine wiring harness

My 86 740 n/a is going to need an engine wiring harness. I know ##gasp## and no way.

I know you are not suppose to cross years and so on, but I have a dead '90 740 and I can't see any difference....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,365
Posted By ODDmanout
Can I replace one injector or do I have to pull...

Can I replace one injector or do I have to pull them all out? I assume it would be all of them.
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