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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-02-2021, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 172
Posted By Fa182
What about the rubber hoses disintegrating on the...

What about the rubber hoses disintegrating on the inside and blocking the fluid getting to the calipers, isn't that a thing on the 240's, especially if they're old?



This will never get old...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-29-2021, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,800
Posted By Fa182
Didn't know where else to post this but it might...

Didn't know where else to post this but it might be of interest to someone.
Skandix actually just started to make reproduction leaf springs.
Not TB cheap though....
Forum: performance & modifications 07-29-2021, 09:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By Fa182
I ran up to 1 bar with stock 804 injectors...

I ran up to 1 bar with stock 804 injectors (337cc) and stock 016 AFM without leaning out and set it at a comfortable 0,85 bar ever since with my 16T.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By Fa182
The correct part number should be 1372175. ...

The correct part number should be 1372175.
1299794 shows as the front rear window for 245T (Transfer) with an additional back window.
Both show as NLA though.

Anyway, paging hiperfauto to ping...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-27-2021, 02:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,132
Posted By Fa182
:rofl: If that's not a bot reply, you're...

:rofl:

If that's not a bot reply, you're better off posting in wanted than bumping a 15 year old thread.
Forum: website & board 07-26-2021, 03:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 44,979
Posted By Fa182
Sent some bucks your way, it's been a while. ...

Sent some bucks your way, it's been a while.
Thanks again Dana!

Still rocking the $14.99 TB livery on all my cars in iRacing with the logos you sent me a few years ago :cool:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-24-2021, 02:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 695
Posted By Fa182
99% faulty solder joints at the back of the...

99% faulty solder joints at the back of the instrument. This problem is not toooo unusual and sounds like it if random warning lights do not come on.
Even if you do not notice visually broken solder...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 703
Posted By Fa182
Also, what do you mean by sticking? As in it...

Also, what do you mean by sticking?
As in it doesn't go into the lock at all or it goes in but won't turn the lock?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2021, 06:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 703
Posted By Fa182
This one (without immobilizer)?: ...

This one (without immobilizer)?:
https://www.tascaparts.com/oem-parts/volvo-key-blank-9447946
Forum: performance & modifications 07-18-2021, 03:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 41,681
Posted By Fa182
I really hope OP has found a way after 13 years.

I really hope OP has found a way after 13 years.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 664
Posted By Fa182
Having cut one apart, I think it's PP, definitely...

Having cut one apart, I think it's PP, definitely not ABS.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,028
Posted By Fa182
I use the white -766 injectors with a 16T at...

I use the white -766 injectors with a 16T at 0,9bar, KL Racing Intercooler + redblockpowered's chips and my AFR gauge is showing perfectly healthy numbers.

I'd suggest installing an AFR gauge...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2021, 03:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,028
Posted By Fa182
What mods have you done to your car that need...

What mods have you done to your car that need more fuel?

So unless you made mods that need more fuel, it doesn't make sense to just swap in bigger injectors. Injectors are not a tuning tool.
Just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2021, 04:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,093
Posted By Fa182
20mm

20mm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 647
Posted By Fa182
Depends on the year. -1994 960's are...

Depends on the year.

-1994 960's are identical with 940 in many ways (minus the rear suspension if a sedan 960).
1995+ not as much, but still share a good amount of parts with the 1995+ 940's.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,052
Posted By Fa182
If you look at the wiring diagram I posted, the...

If you look at the wiring diagram I posted, the brake light switch is 3/9 and it's getting power from fuse no. 4.

Just to make it clear, the brake light switch (3/9) and the cruise vacuum brake...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-07-2021, 01:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,286
Posted By Fa182
Yes. As mentioned, the -1994 960 wagons are...

Yes.
As mentioned, the -1994 960 wagons are identical to 940's, also in terms of the suspension.

The -1994 sedans however have independent rear suspension, which makes them very different.

It...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,052
Posted By Fa182
If you're sure about everything, recheck the...

If you're sure about everything, recheck the brake pedal switch again. You can open them up, there's an O-ring in there for the pin that makes contact with the pedal.
In my case the O-ring was worn...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2021, 01:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,286
Posted By Fa182
For spare parts (and some limited choice of...

For spare parts (and some limited choice of "performance" parts), you can go to Skandix and put your vehicle details in and it only shows parts that fit your car:...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-05-2021, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,286
Posted By Fa182
Just some basics. The differences of 940 vs....

Just some basics.
The differences of 940 vs. 960 basically depend on the model year.

-1994 the 960 wagons were pretty much identical to a 940 chassis and body wise, while the sedans received the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-04-2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 883
Posted By Fa182
I tried it once and had all sorts of ground...

I tried it once and had all sorts of ground issues.

Wasn't smart enough back then to know it's dielectric since it's just called "Batteriepolfett" in German which literally translates to "Battery...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-26-2021, 06:54 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,689
Posted By Fa182
I see, I've heard about L blocks before.

I see, I've heard about L blocks before.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-26-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,689
Posted By Fa182
What's a B230R?

What's a B230R?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2021, 11:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,264
Posted By Fa182
Here's a recent thread about thermostats:...

Here's a recent thread about thermostats: http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=360446

88 should be a square tooth, as only the last year 240's (1993) came with round toothed belts.
Forum: showroom 06-23-2021, 03:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,882
Posted By Fa182
That is wrong. The lower inner H3 is the fog...

That is wrong.

The lower inner H3 is the fog light.
The upper inner H3 is the high beam.

It's been a while, but as far as I can remember you can only adjust the fog lights horizontally, not...
Forum: website & board 06-23-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,062
Posted By Fa182
Step 1: Crush that WWD thing. Step 2: Take the...

Step 1: Crush that WWD thing.
Step 2: Take the scrap value and get another 240 with it.
Step 3: Profit.

Welcome and have fun!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-23-2021, 03:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,264
Posted By Fa182
HEPU is the brand you want for the water pump. ...

HEPU is the brand you want for the water pump.

https://www.fcpeuro.com/products/volvo-engine-water-pump-940-740-760-780-240-244-245
Not sure what the shipping and tax stuff is from US to CA.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2021, 01:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,201
Posted By Fa182
I'm sure the 400 series is a whole different...

I'm sure the 400 series is a whole different animal than 900 in terms of keyless entry and alarm.

That being said, I can't help with your questions as I basically started with 0 knowledge about it...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2021, 02:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,103
Posted By Fa182
Mine were closed as well. Like I mentioned...

Mine were closed as well.

Like I mentioned above, I opened the one going into the fender.
But apart from more choo-choo noises from the turbo, it didn't make any kind of noticeable difference.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,937
Posted By Fa182
I'm off the same opinion, those injectors seem...

I'm off the same opinion, those injectors seem way too large for that setup and a bigger MAF is not needed.

I'm running stock sized white/cream T5 injectors (~ 337cc / 32lbs, so same rate as the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2021, 11:16 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 22,024
Posted By Fa182
Can you please use some paragraphs? Your...

Can you please use some paragraphs?

Your posts are insanely hard to read.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-29-2021, 05:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,774
Posted By Fa182
Unfortunately late 940's until their end in 1998...

Unfortunately late 940's until their end in 1998 got rid of the diagnostic box and have the OBD-II connector in the armrest cubby with their own weird OBD protocol.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2021, 05:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,535
Posted By Fa182
I'm pretty sure Aisin (without the second "a") is...

I'm pretty sure Aisin (without the second "a") is / was the the OE supplier of the clutches.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,682
Posted By Fa182
The turbo. A bigger one. BHP? WHP? ...

The turbo.

A bigger one.

BHP? WHP?

Also this before blowing it up by making all the boost.

You will usually not magically have 300hp by just upgrading the turbo.
Or at least not for...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2021, 12:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,264
Posted By Fa182
Studs: 948606 Nuts: 985876

Studs: 948606
Nuts: 985876
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2021, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,103
Posted By Fa182
I don't know where you've read that you have to...

I don't know where you've read that you have to modify it.
The airbox is literally the same for all B200/230 Turbo models (so your FK engine has the same as the FT) and their design is good enough...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2021, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,545
Posted By Fa182
For sure I could be wrong, but I think back then...

For sure I could be wrong, but I think back then the Airbags were still an optional factory accessory.

My old 1993 240 didn't have one either, as it wasn't mandatory until I believe 1996 or...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2021, 11:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,264
Posted By Fa182
Last time I got one from Calorstat / Vernet...

Last time I got one from Calorstat / Vernet France, which is I believe the OEM supplier.
Can't complain for the price, it does what it should and quality seemed very nice.

I don't live in a very...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2021, 03:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,444
Posted By Fa182
It finally arrived along with the other bits and...

It finally arrived along with the other bits and pieces I ordered.
Very cool!

I ordered all the small bits that were still available from them to figure out the latch situation so let's see when...
Forum: website & board 05-18-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,846
Posted By Fa182
I've obviously donated more $$$ to this forum...

I've obviously donated more $$$ to this forum than you looking at our usernames.

I've learned almost all my Volvo knowledge from here (I started literally from 0) and I'm very grateful this place...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2021, 06:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,315
Posted By Fa182
Probably doesn't help anyone on here but I've got...

Probably doesn't help anyone on here but I've got a horn wiring repair kit from Skandix 2 years ago and the connectors look very similar, probably are the same?...
Forum: website & board 05-18-2021, 03:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,846
Posted By Fa182
I just feel like this is such a non problem on...

I just feel like this is such a non problem on here.




https://i.kym-cdn.com/entries/icons/original/000/015/976/homer-simpson-bush-gif.gif
Forum: website & board 05-18-2021, 01:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,846
Posted By Fa182
Well considering the 1024x768 days are what like...

Well considering the 1024x768 days are what like over 20 years gone, I don't think the majority on here have any issues viewing threads with 640x360 photos...
Unless you are still using a CRT...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,605
Posted By Fa182
Wrong continent.

Wrong continent.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2021, 06:55 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 22,024
Posted By Fa182
This is awesome, great read. Amazed by the...

This is awesome, great read.
Amazed by the workmanship that went into this.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2021, 01:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,444
Posted By Fa182
I just went ahead and ordered it. Let's see what...

I just went ahead and ordered it. Let's see what happens :lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,444
Posted By Fa182
Thanks guys, I'm sure I can figure something out...

Thanks guys, I'm sure I can figure something out for the latch.


That is the 95+ version which is not the one I'm looking at.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,444
Posted By Fa182
Thanks for the responses. I've been up and down...

Thanks for the responses.
I've been up and down the parts catalogue and am confident I can make this work.
Just wanted to ask if anyone has done this.

To clarify, the one GCP has in stock is the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,444
Posted By Fa182
Early 960 / 940 armrest interchangeability

I've been looking for a cupholder armrest for my 97 940 for a while unsuccessfully and just found that GCP has a NOS cupholder armrest for the -94 960 model in stock.
I'm really tempted to buy it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-02-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,649
Posted By Fa182
Sorry, I did indeed confuse it with the EGR plug.

Sorry, I did indeed confuse it with the EGR plug.
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