home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 300
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: 89_740Turbo
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2021, 08:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 830
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Help - How to remove stock pre 90s rear 740 bumper

I've researched it and some of the information looks contradictory or there is more than 1 supposed way to do it. It's generally confusing at this point.

I have a 1991 740SE rear bumper I got...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2021, 07:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By 89_740Turbo
If not to use that headliner adhesive, what...

If not to use that headliner adhesive, what should I use then? I did my research and couldn't find anything other than that adhesive spray.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2021, 07:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I mean ideally I'd like to pull it out without...

I mean ideally I'd like to pull it out without cracking it. I reckon that with the removal of the drive rand passenger seat, it should be possible to angle it and take it out
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-02-2021, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,724
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Can I remove 744 headliner without removing rear/front window?

My headliner has finally fallen and is being held up by the felt itself. I know you can remove the headliner on a 744 by removing the rear windshield but I honestly am not looking to get that in...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2021, 04:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,323
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Yea I'm going to get the forge CBV for sure.

Yea I'm going to get the forge CBV for sure.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2021, 04:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,323
Posted By 89_740Turbo
That's what I figured. Just wanted to ask. Thank...

That's what I figured. Just wanted to ask. Thank you friend
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2021, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,323
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Question Please - out of pure curiosity, will a...

Question Please - out of pure curiosity, will a adjustable turbo BOV work on my lh2.2 16T? one that recirculates and releases to atmosphere as well?

I am referring to this...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2021, 03:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,323
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Understood. I would much rather not put my ride...

Understood. I would much rather not put my ride in a situation that could lead to issues down the line



Thanks for the heads up. After reading everything, I will be going with the Forge CBV. I...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2021, 06:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,323
Posted By 89_740Turbo
thank you for the clarity. you should have seen...

thank you for the clarity. you should have seen me after I read everything before I posted this. I'll just be using the Forge CBV. It's a little pricey but it's definitely quality and that's worth it
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,323
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I am super confused. What do I do after a CBV block off plate

I've researched and read and researched and read and now I'm just really confused. There's threads about Forge CBVs, external bypass valves, BOVs, compressor bypass valves and CBV BOVs. I had no idea...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2021, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,265
Posted By 89_740Turbo
for you to read... ...

for you to read...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=68886
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2021, 12:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,800
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I was driving in my old 740 during a rainstorm...

I was driving in my old 740 during a rainstorm and had to drive through a big puddle because I couldnt switch lanes. I was running IPD lowering springs so, closer to the water haha. When I woke up...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2021, 12:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,265
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I have been running a accumulator modded AW71L as...

I have been running a accumulator modded AW71L as well and have not had any problems im aware of. If I recall correctly, the AW71/71L are a strengthened version of the AW70 because they were used in...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,200
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Thank you for the response and clearing up the...

Thank you for the response and clearing up the questions. It makes the most sense for me to use the 2 piece unit.

One last question - I use RetroTurbo's coilovers seen here
...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2021, 07:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,200
Posted By 89_740Turbo
BNE if you read this, help please haha

BNE if you read this, help please haha
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2021, 10:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,200
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Question BNE Adjustable Strut Mount Questions

Today I finally installed my coilovers after completing my engine build with supporting mods. I went with them for personal reasons, style of appearance, durability and the reason I am making this...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-07-2021, 08:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,600
Posted By 89_740Turbo
What setting should I advance/retard my cam gear to? 16T turbo

I am asking for some experienced advice since I do not know much about advanced/retard cam gear settings.

Right now I am running,

- fresh 1994 b230ft squirter block
- ported 90+ manifold
-...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2021, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,703
Posted By 89_740Turbo
The width of your wheels being 8" are basically...

The width of your wheels being 8" are basically the same as the wheel I'm going to buy being 17x8.5, so that's good. And if you're running +7, then my +15 should be totally fine. Awesome. Thank you....
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,703
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I plan on using 225/45/17 wheels so they will...

I plan on using 225/45/17 wheels so they will fit. Plus, im getting my coil overs installed soon so that will help with fitment too.

The 8.5 inch are also +15
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,703
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Appreciate it! I just wanted to make sure. I'm...

Appreciate it! I just wanted to make sure. I'm redoing my 740 with wheels and a new paint job since I installed the 8k mile b230ft.

What about the thickness. Is 8.5 too thick?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,703
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Will a wheel with ET 15 work?

I am going to buy a new set of wheels for my 740 - https://i.imgur.com/MEtWqME.jpg

They are 17 inch with an ET 15 and are 5x108 wheels. My question is - will a wheel with a ET 15 work? They are...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-19-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,009
Posted By 89_740Turbo
It does but the information is confusing. Some...

It does but the information is confusing. Some places say it fits, others do not. All I'm trying to do is find someone who has a bar on their pre 90s 740 and see what's up. That's all :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-19-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,009
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Update. I have been in contact with Pete...

Update.

I have been in contact with Pete from RetroTurbo. We've been talking about creating a pre 90s strut bar because unfortunately, even the strut bars he has on his site only fit 90+ 740s....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-18-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,009
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I did see those and I'm thinking. Won't this hit...

I did see those and I'm thinking. Won't this hit the hood versus the one that's flat? Sorry. Hunting these down making sure they'd fit is treasure hunt lol
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,009
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Awesome. Thank you

Awesome. Thank you
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,009
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I'm not saying you aren't right, but I'm...

I'm not saying you aren't right, but I'm genuinely curious if there is a way to know that for sure because if it is then I'll buy one from the eBay link
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,009
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I've seen that but im unsure if that only fits...

I've seen that but im unsure if that only fits 1990+ 740s or pre 90s 740s :/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,009
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Are there any kind of strut braces that will fit a pre 90s 740?

I have been searching for a while but have not found anything. I need one for my new build. Does anyone know where I can find them? For pre 1990s 740. Thanks!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,792
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Not looking to go crazy. 15-16lbs of boost...

Not looking to go crazy. 15-16lbs of boost maximum on this setup. Internals should hold up well against that. That being it's a 94 squirter block from a 940.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,279
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Yea, it will run rich after warmed up on idle. I...

Yea, it will run rich after warmed up on idle. I was able to tweak a few things and got it sitting around 15.7 on idle now. If it's pretty common then I'll leave it at that and call it a day
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,792
Posted By 89_740Turbo
So hypothetically, if I connect those 2 wires...

So hypothetically, if I connect those 2 wires together, plug the hose back into it and put a boost controller on setting it at the boost i want, for my setup like 16lbs, i would be able to breach the...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,279
Posted By 89_740Turbo
help diagnosing why I'm running lean at idle? B230ft w/ 16t

Just about finished a build.

- fresh b230ft
- ported 90 manifold
- 16t
- 3in DP
- Yoshifab catch can
- new green top injectors
- Sbabbs chipped lh2.2 ecu
- AW71 accumulator mod
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2020, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,792
Posted By 89_740Turbo
The car wants to blow past 15lbs real quick. ...

The car wants to blow past 15lbs real quick.

What are people's AFR readings under boost. Reading mid 14s not under boost and 10.6 to 11.5 under boost. Idle rich
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,792
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I think this is what you're talking about? ...

I think this is what you're talking about?

https://i.imgur.com/Cldd54B.jpg

I'm just going to remove and put a BC on to control boost
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,792
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I'll have to take a look. Its a jetronic ecu as...

I'll have to take a look. Its a jetronic ecu as opposed to matronic so you should be right but I'll have to take a look.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2020, 09:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,792
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I'll have to take a look at the lh2.4 chip one....

I'll have to take a look at the lh2.4 chip one. Appreciate that!
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,792
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Removal of boost cutoff - 1988 740 Turbo

I recently got my hands on a super low milage ft motor and decided to go full motor swap. New seals, tranny and all. I'm running a 16T right now with a Yoshifab wastegate. The car purrs and wants to...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,093
Posted By 89_740Turbo
How'd they work out for you. Planning to run high...

How'd they work out for you. Planning to run high boost like 15lbs
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2020, 09:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,093
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Lh2.2 upgraded injectors

Following this thread - http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=191477- and reading into it, it seems like 850/850r/ford redtop injectiors seem to be the route to go as far as upgraded...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-30-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,166
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I have the v1 so it has slits on the sides of the...

I have the v1 so it has slits on the sides of the pod to allow air pass by it
Forum: performance & modifications 04-29-2020, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,166
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Really appreciate it. So you ran it through the...

Really appreciate it. So you ran it through the rubber plug. Did you drill a hole or anything into the vent system or just behind the dash and then to the air vent
Forum: performance & modifications 04-29-2020, 02:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,166
Posted By 89_740Turbo
AFR ran through driver side air vent

As I prepare for this motor swap, I only have 1 loose end. The placement of the AFR.

I have a 3D printed AFR holder for the driver side air vent and I plan on running the wires through the air...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-26-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,117
Posted By 89_740Turbo
Those springs are for more than 7k rpm. Like like...

Those springs are for more than 7k rpm. Like like above 8. The old school b20 springs are great for 6800rpm
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2020, 11:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,600
Posted By 89_740Turbo
You leave my granpappy alone

You leave my granpappy alone
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-25-2020, 11:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,874
Posted By 89_740Turbo
There's nearly no difference between 402 and 412....

There's nearly no difference between 402 and 412. If you're a superhero with Superman eyes you may tell the difference, but alas. I'm no Superman
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-25-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,874
Posted By 89_740Turbo
What's your go-to supplier for your volvos color regarding paint

I'd like to get some paint for my Volvo and do some paint work myself. Color code is 402-2 which is blue green metallic. Can't find anything online.

What's your go to for getting your volvos...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-24-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,110
Posted By 89_740Turbo
This is what I was hoping to hear. Okay. I was...

This is what I was hoping to hear. Okay. I was afraid that 2 having the hole in the top would cause a problem versus 1 and 3 being completely sealed. Thank you for the confirmation
Forum: performance & modifications 04-23-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,110
Posted By 89_740Turbo
I'm describing it wrong then. That's my fault. In...

I'm describing it wrong then. That's my fault. In the last pic that's what I see. Do I still out a bolt in it
Forum: performance & modifications 04-23-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,110
Posted By 89_740Turbo
https://i.imgur.com/kBI0OIq.jpg Not my...

https://i.imgur.com/kBI0OIq.jpg


Not my picture but the exact thing I am seeing
Forum: performance & modifications 04-23-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,110
Posted By 89_740Turbo
No, the actual valve that sits on the spring

No, the actual valve that sits on the spring
Showing results 1 to 50 of 300

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:52 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.