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Forum: showroom 12-07-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 490
Posted By sbabbs
Bump for Bready is gonna buy it!

Bump for Bready is gonna buy it!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 166
Posted By sbabbs
Takes a special tool. Machine shop should be able...

Takes a special tool. Machine shop should be able to do it. I'd leave em if they look okay.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2018, 06:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,448
Posted By sbabbs
Vlad, do you have a 984 bin that has the...

Vlad, do you have a 984 bin that has the immobilizer disabled in the bin?

The immobilizer can be bypassed by patching the code inside LH2.4
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 948
Posted By sbabbs
From the pic looks like the valve guide came...

From the pic looks like the valve guide came apart. The part you found in the water coolant passage is what your trying to figure out came from? That is probably something from inside the water parts...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 494
Posted By sbabbs
The other thing about E85, more fuel or too rich...

The other thing about E85, more fuel or too rich does not loose power like you would on gasoline.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,236
Posted By sbabbs
I did read the programma chip, PM me if you want...

I did read the programma chip, PM me if you want me to email it to you. It was the same as stock except it did have a little bit or two change in the fuel map I think. CAn't remember off hand if it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 400
Posted By sbabbs
When i pulled a 740 windshield at the pick in...

When i pulled a 740 windshield at the pick in pull I used a guitar string and two dowels and made a little hole in the rubber gook and then back and forth with the wire. One person on the outside and...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 494
Posted By sbabbs
OR just put in 40 percent larger injectors. 550cc...

OR just put in 40 percent larger injectors. 550cc worked for me with stock turbo redblock and stock AMM size with E85.

How are you gonna retune your stock injectors for 40 percent more fuel? Might...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-25-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,042
Posted By sbabbs
Look like the vox wheels 17 x 7.5 to me that are...

Look like the vox wheels 17 x 7.5 to me that are made for rear wheel drive volvos. IPD sold them a while back. I got a set. Tuner lugs required. They are heavy but strong.
Forum: article composition 11-25-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 207,609
Posted By sbabbs
Pics of 541's here and how to chip. ...

Pics of 541's here and how to chip.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=226886&highlight=simon
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-23-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 642
Posted By sbabbs
You can pull the injectors and put each in a...

You can pull the injectors and put each in a plastic or glass bottle to check spray while still hooked up to rail and in the car. Unplug coil wire while doing that. Extra safe way no gas spraying on...
Forum: showroom 11-22-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 15,231
Posted By sbabbs
No, the areo kit is a different but similar kit...

No, the areo kit is a different but similar kit for 80's 740's. I have both, they are different. The reason is the bumpers are different for 90's vs 80's 740's. My 80's areo kit says areo on it on...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,448
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the trick is find a 983 non immobilser ECU...

We'll the trick is find a 983 non immobilser ECU and take the chip out of that and read it and post it if you want to be a LH 2.4 hero. Still waiting for the 983 lh2.4 hero to appear. Hasn't...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-20-2018, 01:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 880
Posted By sbabbs
I got the EV14's on my SE 550cc's 3 inch AMM. ...

I got the EV14's on my SE 550cc's 3 inch AMM. Only thing I noticed is the motor idles smoother.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,915
Posted By sbabbs
I second that too much grease for sure. Once your...

I second that too much grease for sure. Once your disc starts spinning all that goes out towards the clutch surface. I put a dab of never seize on the input shaft where the throw out bearing moves...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-19-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 648
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah take the solenoid off and you can just take...

Yeah take the solenoid off and you can just take out the inner round rubber washer and put back and it will shift into fourth, better to grind little channel to make sure it will. Also go down to ACe...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,448
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah check make sure you got correct fuel pump...

Yeah check make sure you got correct fuel pump relay, the white one. Make sure fuel pumps keep running while cranking or while it runs on starting fluid. You didn't say how you wired anything or what...
Forum: showroom 11-16-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 490
Posted By sbabbs
240 of your dreams!

https://seattle.craigslist.org/skc/cto/d/1980-volvo-242dl-sport-2dr/6735254611.html

1980 VOLVO 242 DL 2 DR. CUSTOM CONVERTIBLE. FUEL INJECTION 4SP MANUAL WITH OVERDRIVE. 4 WHEEL DISC. BRAKES WITH...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-14-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 986
Posted By sbabbs
Pull oil filler cap on top of valve cover look...

Pull oil filler cap on top of valve cover look down hole make sure first two lobes on cam are up and piston number one is up by pulling spark plug and then that is top dead center with both cam lobes...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-13-2018, 05:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 986
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah my 84 b23ft was drilled and tapped for the...

Yeah my 84 b23ft was drilled and tapped for the crank sensor. Just swap all the sensors over and go basically, some are the same, but unless you know just swap and go.. Everything will bolt on over,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-10-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 800
Posted By sbabbs
I took out steering column once and took that to...

I took out steering column once and took that to locksmith and he probed it and made a key for 50 buxs..

But might be easier to take out the lock in the passenger door and take that. They used to...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,319
Posted By sbabbs
Gone in 420 seconds..

Gone in 420 seconds..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,360
Posted By sbabbs
Reminds me I gotta do the water pump on my 90...

Reminds me I gotta do the water pump on my 90 745, weeping from the weep hole. I just used the bigger water pump pulley and Dale's under drive crank pulley and revved to 7.5k and beyond! LH 2.4 no...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,360
Posted By sbabbs
I was gonna say the freeze plugs that popped out...

I was gonna say the freeze plugs that popped out where from excessive water pressure is what was thought I thought anyway. Like what happened to Kenny. Flexing of the motor and they pop? Where is...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,711
Posted By sbabbs
I can take a redblock and lay it backwards on a...

I can take a redblock and lay it backwards on a piece of paper and then outline the rear bolt pattern with a crayon of your color choice and send that to you via USA mail. I do not do any CAD...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,711
Posted By sbabbs
Volvo Redblock engine to BMW gearbox adapter...

Volvo Redblock engine to BMW gearbox adapter flange.

Our kit allows you to run Volvo B200xx or B230xx engine with bullet proof BMW manual gearbox. The kit is Plug and play to run the BMW gearbox....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 333
Posted By sbabbs
From the firewall it drops down to under the rear...

From the firewall it drops down to under the rear of the intake manifold and the first clamp is there on top of the EGR breather box. Then another over right where the idle speed motor bolts to the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 579
Posted By sbabbs
We'll it could be the wrong shift rod perhaps....

We'll it could be the wrong shift rod perhaps. Did you take the complete m46 and shifter and all that out of a 940? Over here in the states there was never ever any 940's sold with any 5 speeds....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 844
Posted By sbabbs
Not sure about needing to remove the whole...

Not sure about needing to remove the whole sunroof assembly to get to the inner workings. I did but I did it to replace the whole thing that didn't work. I've seen them fixed in the car before. You...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,204
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the original swap for more power in a 7...

We'll the original swap for more power in a 7 series was the old bmw getrag 265. Been done a bunch. Peter did have one in his 740 race car until recently when he got even more power, over 600 I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 579
Posted By sbabbs
Did you get your m46 from a 740? The 240 m46 has...

Did you get your m46 from a 740? The 240 m46 has different shift cage and shift rod.

Did you take the top plate off the m46 at all and look inside?

If you put your shifter in the other way, 180...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,938
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the rod bolt size thing. Back in 1972 at...

We'll the rod bolt size thing. Back in 1972 at indy, last year of unlimited boost, everybody kept upping the boost and breaking rod bolts. So they went bigger bolts, kept breaking. Cliff the motor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 844
Posted By sbabbs
Try taking out the electric motor then you should...

Try taking out the electric motor then you should be able to possibly move it by hand easier perhaps.



http://www.hazardous.com/sx/740sunroofpaint.jpg

Yeah save the paint!

If your motor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 844
Posted By sbabbs
Wut? It was already stated the manual sunroof and...

Wut? It was already stated the manual sunroof and letric one are the same, one has manual crank other has letric motor. Other then that yes you can take out letric motor and put in manual crank, but...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-31-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 657
Posted By sbabbs
If you want hydraulic clutch you need pedals from...

If you want hydraulic clutch you need pedals from turbo 740 for your 940, those fit and that is what you need. Non turbo 740 pedals are crappy cable clutch just like a crappy 240 has, fyi..

First...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 575
Posted By sbabbs
148 is turbo non EGR EZK. The thing about EZK's...

148 is turbo non EGR EZK. The thing about EZK's is, if it is chippable you can put any type of chip in it. So you can take 148 and put Non turbo 146 chip in it. YOu just need to find chippable 2.4...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 487
Posted By sbabbs
Wut? GM been using G80's for years and years...

Wut? GM been using G80's for years and years...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,236
Posted By sbabbs
http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951.jpg ...

http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951.jpg


http://www.hazardous.com/sx/programma951inside.jpg

Yeah ain't nuthin to it see it done already just a couple 'O' surface mount caps and resistors...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2018, 01:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,236
Posted By sbabbs
Which part on the board is it exactly? I got some...

Which part on the board is it exactly? I got some reman boards look like they got different chip on it for sure also. From Florida, programma I think they are called. I think it's already been done,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-30-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 575
Posted By sbabbs
Best to upgrade the ignition chip at least. More...

Best to upgrade the ignition chip at least. More timing and run premium. More power. B cam is good with m47. You don't need bigger injectors unless your going turbo or extensive head work and upping...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,141
Posted By sbabbs
Is it the one they put in airplanes? The kit...

Is it the one they put in airplanes? The kit planes of course. I can't tell as youtube doesn't work anymore on my puter.. Something about html 5 and you need to upgrade your P4 and xp.. No I don't.....
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,204
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah my 548 thousand miles original motor 745...

Yeah my 548 thousand miles original motor 745 turbo car came with factory m46 manual trans also. I replace that m46 about 8 times before I finally decided to put getrag 265 in it last year. I was...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,204
Posted By sbabbs
I gotta Getrag 265 overdrive 5th gear 5 speed...

I gotta Getrag 265 overdrive 5th gear 5 speed transmission in my 545 thousand mile 90 745 turbo wagon original motor never rebuilt. It was stock m46 special ordered with manual trans by Jim Fisher's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-25-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 621
Posted By sbabbs
IF it's really an 89 740 then it's LH2.2 unless...

IF it's really an 89 740 then it's LH2.2 unless it's a B234f motor. LH 2.2 does not have crank sensor has a hall sensor in the distributor.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-24-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,571
Posted By sbabbs
If you didn't know you can buy a stock volvo 16v...

If you didn't know you can buy a stock volvo 16v boat NA b230 motor, 171 horse power. Look for AQ171c or AQ251, same b230 with 16v head, better cams also then car 16v heads. Also it's 2.5L with...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,571
Posted By sbabbs
I gotta 16v turbo fully already built race...

I gotta 16v turbo fully already built race squirter motor in for sale! 3500, picked up at my house. Did I say already race built? Pistons and rods bought from RSI and motor put together at M&B...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 706
Posted By sbabbs
Why not just count the teeth from the picture...

Why not just count the teeth from the picture above? Fingering your start hole doesn't get your finger up to the top dead center.. Top dead center or where the crank sensor is.

If you know where...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 778
Posted By sbabbs
There is a P type overdrive also. Came on the 88...

There is a P type overdrive also. Came on the 88 and newer turbo manual 740's. Takes a bigger thicker rod into it. Hey the m46 has a bigger main shaft is why to match the P type overdrive. Turns out...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-18-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 684
Posted By sbabbs
Here is the problem, with the 16v head on a b230...

Here is the problem, with the 16v head on a b230 the thicker round tooth 16v crank gear moves the crank pulley dampener thingy that the alternator belts and such run off of 4mm out more. So what I...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-08-2018, 04:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 972
Posted By sbabbs
Yes 012 for sure, I bought new 025 and it didn't...

Yes 012 for sure, I bought new 025 and it didn't work. OR put 016 guts in 3 inch tube.
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