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Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,176
Posted By ElHefe910
I know people who have shaved the head down on...

I know people who have shaved the head down on the Penta series. These motors are old now and people have shaved them down a bit due to warping.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-20-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,502
Posted By ElHefe910
They sell a removal kit for something like this...

They sell a removal kit for something like this at lowes. You will need a drill. The idea is to drill a hole into the bolt insert a tapered drill piece hit it with a hammer then twist it off. Once...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-12-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 967
Posted By ElHefe910
Thanks for that link. I feel like I'm so close to...

Thanks for that link. I feel like I'm so close to getting it to work. Vida is installed properly I believe. Everything works except Vida doesn't recognize the Dice but the computer recognizes it and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-11-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 967
Posted By ElHefe910
I may just take it to some computer store and see...

I may just take it to some computer store and see if they can get it working for me
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-11-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 967
Posted By ElHefe910
Vida Dice help tips

I have a purpose built Dell running all the requirements. I've gotten it to install but it doesn't recognize the Dice communication tool. Just a black X in the top left corner. I see that this is a...
Forum: events 01-05-2019, 01:18 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 32,663
Posted By ElHefe910
I would be down to come. 8-9 hour drive isn't...

I would be down to come. 8-9 hour drive isn't that bad to see a bunch of Volvos at the drag strip and on the dyno. Hopefully I will be able to bring a brick if not then probably my C70 or XC70. If I...
Forum: showroom 01-04-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 43,646
Posted By ElHefe910
True

True
Forum: performance & modifications 01-04-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,335
Posted By ElHefe910
Yeah I think the creativity behind trying to get...

Yeah I think the creativity behind trying to get the best time out of a NA 240 or something like that would be interesting.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-04-2019, 04:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 9,335
Posted By ElHefe910
I think it would be cool if each sides had a...

I think it would be cool if each sides had a stock 240 or 2 same models and compete for the best time with only being able to do intake, exhaust, oem Volvo cams, weight reduction and tires. Kind of a...
Forum: showroom 01-04-2019, 01:16 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 43,646
Posted By ElHefe910
How are all these 16v turbos holding up over the...

How are all these 16v turbos holding up over the years
Forum: performance & modifications 03-14-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,392
Posted By ElHefe910
Maybe strip the whole car of electronics and...

Maybe strip the whole car of electronics and interior sell the stuff as it comes, take the gas tank out and sell the body for steel and aluminum to a crusher. I made almost $400 crushing a gutted 850...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-14-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,392
Posted By ElHefe910
I guess it would depend on the condition of the...

I guess it would depend on the condition of the car, but a Volvo is worth more than $1-2 hundred in steel and aluminum alone.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,887
Posted By ElHefe910
Because the pumps in there are most likely oem...

Because the pumps in there are most likely oem and never been changed. Why have 2 fuel pumps that's just retarded. If you plan on upgrading the turbo and the car then why not get a new performance...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-09-2018, 05:15 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,484
Posted By ElHefe910
Is there water or coolant in your engine oil?...

Is there water or coolant in your engine oil? Would probably look like coffee.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2018, 04:45 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,887
Posted By ElHefe910
[QUOTE=JimmyMelbs;5764095] Essentially yes...

[QUOTE=JimmyMelbs;5764095]

Essentially yes just know that it isn't a direct fit part. The new pump will likely be smaller than the OEM pump. The lift pump can be found in the trunk just make sure...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2018, 03:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,119
Posted By ElHefe910
Yeah getting kjet to work right again takes some...

Yeah getting kjet to work right again takes some time and frustration. Maybe megasquirt or carburetors or replace everything fuel related
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2018, 03:03 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,887
Posted By ElHefe910
I would. Aem pumps are cheap on ebay and its...

I would. Aem pumps are cheap on ebay and its always a good idea to delete the pressure pump and run an aftermarket lift pump like Walbro or AEM. I have a AEM 320lph on my 240+t
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2018, 02:48 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,887
Posted By ElHefe910
Guess my horsepower. I have ano 89 Volvo 240 with...

Guess my horsepower. I have ano 89 Volvo 240 with Volvo RM12 motor swap from a Saab Gripen.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Gripen_5.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,102
Posted By ElHefe910
I think it's referred to the new Aisin...

I think it's referred to the new Aisin transmission
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2018, 05:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,102
Posted By ElHefe910
I had 330whp on a 95 850 Turbo with automatic...

I had 330whp on a 95 850 Turbo with automatic transmission back when I still had it. I own a 2012 C70T5 now and I would say the transmission seems stronger than the auto in my old 850 but it isn't...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-20-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,840
Posted By ElHefe910
C70 Me7 T5 5spd chipped with exhaust. Have fun

C70 Me7 T5 5spd chipped with exhaust. Have fun
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,603
Posted By ElHefe910
How hard is it to get a Saab turbo to work? They...

How hard is it to get a Saab turbo to work? They are at the junkyards a lot and I think the majority of them are 14t and 15t turbos.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-03-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,199
Posted By ElHefe910
If you really want to do it maybe start with a...

If you really want to do it maybe start with a C230 supercharger and figure out a placement in the engine...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-03-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,275
Posted By ElHefe910
Why not use a modified redblock? You can get it...

Why not use a modified redblock? You can get it to 3.1L if you want to depending on your wallet.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-27-2018, 03:54 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,355
Posted By ElHefe910
Volvo RM12 motor swap ought to do it....

Volvo RM12 motor swap ought to do it. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Gripen_5.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 09:59 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
I think it can be done without too too much...

I think it can be done without too too much hassle. Times have changed older T6s are showing up at the junkyard more frequently there should be an option for this.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
Only after I add plutonium to the combustion...

Only after I add plutonium to the combustion chambers using the oil squirters
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
I will buy the manifold flange. But someone could...

I will buy the manifold flange. But someone could have a real fast 850 if they buy both our stuff..your turbo and my rods and pistons
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 08:42 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
I'm kind of old school and don't know all the...

I'm kind of old school and don't know all the recent websites, but I am sure Yoshifab can sell me an 8v header/manifold flange to start with. If anyone has a flange for sale let me know.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
Gotcha I thought that it might be BMW'so answer...

Gotcha I thought that it might be BMW'so answer to the Volvo 2.0 4cyl TT+electric supercharger motor or something like that even though I have never seen one of those Volvo motors but Polestar got it...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 08:10 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
Maybe I am because I didn't think BMW made a 4cyl...

Maybe I am because I didn't think BMW made a 4cyl TT. My friend got a brand new X3 2.8X drive rental while he was looking for a car He claimed it was twin turbo. I didn't look at the motor but he...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
Good advice I haven't taken that into...

Good advice I haven't taken that into consideration much. I figured most of the kinks could be worked out through tuning, maybe megasquirt with 2 injectors per cylinder might help or might not but I...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 07:05 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
I think a single TD0311g would be a good fit for...

I think a single TD0311g would be a good fit for 2 cylinders on a B230f. Plans for the car is just a 250whp but I want to see if a small TT setup would give the car a much broader powerband. Sure I...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 05:54 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
Looks pretty effecient. No windshield washer...

Looks pretty effecient. No windshield washer fluid but that is not a concern by a long shot. From that picture it looks like a simple 4 cylinder TT compact manifold with up-pipes to put the turbos in...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
I just see them at the pull apart everywhere and...

I just see them at the pull apart everywhere and its usually the transmision that put it there not the motor. It's not like 10 years ago when every given saab, Volvo and MB still had their turbos...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 05:14 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
Yeah I imagine it has been done before, just...

Yeah I imagine it has been done before, just don't see it often most likely due to the fact it's easier for single turbo
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
The OEM T6 manifoldso are cast I think so it...

The OEM T6 manifoldso are cast I think so it would be hard to modify that one, but I was thinking of getting a flange and starting from there. I think it has to be somewhat compact due to the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
That's what I had in mind. I recently rode in a...

That's what I had in mind. I recently rode in a BMW 2.0TT and it had a fair amount of tq and hp and plenty of low end power and sustainable boost pressure at higher rpms. The td03 11gs are small in...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 04:59 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,815
Posted By ElHefe910
I feel ya...that southeast Volvo life lol

I feel ya...that southeast Volvo life lol
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 04:46 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,815
Posted By ElHefe910
Twin side mounts from slowboy intercooler or...

Twin side mounts from slowboy intercooler or something like that maybe. I had to run a pipe inbetween the grill on my fmic which was located underneath the radiator behind the bumper so I cut the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 19,042
Posted By ElHefe910
I know.. twin turbo B230f

So I have a spare 240 with lh2.4 and big rods. I am getting into welding and getting better at it. I wasn't trying anything crazy. I was hoping to adapt the twin 11gs that come off of first...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-07-2017, 11:10 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 12,065
Posted By ElHefe910
Pretty cool but if you waited a few years you...

Pretty cool but if you waited a few years you could have put a Volvo D5 in it #MAGA
Forum: performance & modifications 11-10-2016, 03:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,160
Posted By ElHefe910
I aways thought it would be cool and hopefully I...

I aways thought it would be cool and hopefully I get to one day...just too many projects. I have always wanted to swap a 350 Chevy (one closest to the penta v8) and turbocharger it with either twin...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2016, 09:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,002
Posted By ElHefe910
Maybe check the seals in the turbcharger. It...

Maybe check the seals in the turbcharger. It looks like the dyno I did with my old 850 with a 15g but with a little more power. With a big exhaust the tdo4 never lasted too long for me, but I was...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2016, 08:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,790
Posted By ElHefe910
I have heard of SRT4 guys cutting up the stock...

I have heard of SRT4 guys cutting up the stock manifold and adding another oem turbocharger. If I were to do something like this I would start off with trying to adapt a p2 T6 set up. P2 T6's wind up...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,903
Posted By ElHefe910
It probably looks good but it would handle alot...

It probably looks good but it would handle alot better with b&gs and konis. That's what I had on my 850 before I parted it out years ago. I paid around 350 for the springs and 2 front koni adjustables
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2016, 12:00 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 17,321
Posted By ElHefe910
It would be cool to hear some input from that...

It would be cool to hear some input from that guy. There has to be others out there as well but they would most likely not be lurking on this forum but who knows. I feel like it wouldn't be...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2016, 03:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 17,321
Posted By ElHefe910
I'm not so sure, my guess is you would need to...

I'm not so sure, my guess is you would need to find out how much room you have to work with in the engine compartment and kinda start from there. It would probably be similar to adding a supercharger...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2016, 03:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,396
Posted By ElHefe910
I figured I would probably do something similar...

I figured I would probably do something similar but maybe a slightly larger plenum. Just by off chance has anyone ever tried to hack up an aftermarket intake manifold from a Mitsubishi Evolution or a...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2016, 11:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,785
Posted By ElHefe910
For those wheels I say go for it, however I feel...

For those wheels I say go for it, however I feel like my 244 on 17s with skandix lowering spings and konis it still looks like a donk imo. Slam it up front and cut out the rear fender wells a bit and...
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