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Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 10:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,131
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
KL Racing has steel crank gears as well.

KL Racing has steel crank gears as well.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 604
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Ding ding ding we have a winner.

Ding ding ding we have a winner.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2021, 10:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 641
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
AKA Volvo p/n 1357088 ...

AKA Volvo p/n 1357088
https://www.eeuroparts.com/Parts/62254/Throttle-Body-Boot-1357088/
https://www.volvopartswebstore.com/products/Volvo/Connection-pipe-Genuine-Classic-Part/1115249/1357088.html...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-08-2021, 06:38 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 346,090
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
that's awesome! and the DCT is next level,...

that's awesome!

and the DCT is next level, very cool.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2021, 08:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,647
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2021, 08:04 PM
Replies: 888
Views: 625,205
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
yea that's what I was thinking too...try directly...

yea that's what I was thinking too...try directly grounding the starter before pulling things apart.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2021, 07:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 621
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I've tried a few different combinations for the...

I've tried a few different combinations for the rear and keeping rubber in the trailing arms / axle and rubber on the chassis side of the torque rods kept NVH to a minimum. I didn't notice a handling...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-01-2021, 09:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
cool manifold! would be great to see some sort...

cool manifold!
would be great to see some sort of comparison between the two...acceleration run with a phone app before/after??
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2021, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1,579
Views: 898,218
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
glad those o-rings could help you out :)

glad those o-rings could help you out :)
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2021, 03:44 PM
Replies: 888
Views: 625,205
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1 that is very tidy

+1 that is very tidy
Forum: showroom 08-25-2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,712
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Rock on!! Looks like fun. :zeeall:

Rock on!! Looks like fun.
:zeeall:
Forum: performance & modifications 08-24-2021, 07:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,548
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I can't find the pic at the moment, but it is...

I can't find the pic at the moment, but it is recommended to enlarge/rework the transition at the end of the n/a downpipe to 2.5" and use 2.5" from there back.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-24-2021, 07:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,548
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
KL Racing

KL Racing
Forum: showroom 08-23-2021, 08:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,971
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Wow what a find!

Wow what a find!
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,397
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Assuming you have the 30-4110… ...

Assuming you have the 30-4110…
https://www.aemelectronics.com/files/instructions/30-4110%20Digital%20Wideband%20UEGO%20Gauge.pdf
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-22-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,621
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
+1 btdt

+1 btdt
Forum: projects & restorations 08-18-2021, 01:50 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 95,016
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Are you using Yoshifab aluminum alternator...

Are you using Yoshifab aluminum alternator bushings by chance? I had similar issues when I used them but switched back to rubber bushings and all has been well.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-15-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,237
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
ebay silicone hose?? or this if you want to...

ebay silicone hose??

or this if you want to get fancy:
https://www.belmetric.com/oem-vacuumbrrubber-silicone-c-14_137/
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2021, 04:02 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 58,445
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:omg: wow, this thread slipped by me...great...

:omg: wow, this thread slipped by me...great execution!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-08-2021, 06:51 PM
Replies: 14
240: b230f +16v
Views: 2,537
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Here are you pics embedded... Couple...

Here are you pics embedded...

Couple thoughts:
1 - What's up with that water pump? I'd replace that with a stock belt-driven unit...an electric unit is unnecessary for your setup.
2 - Do...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2021, 08:20 PM
Replies: 14
240: b230f +16v
Views: 2,537
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
A stock battery for a 89 240 is fine. ...

A stock battery for a 89 240 is fine.
https://www.battfinder.com/

The image shows the ignition computer (EZK).
The p/n is 0 227 400 209. This is a stock 240 computer and will probably allow the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-07-2021, 09:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,885
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Do these work on a 240 as well?

Do these work on a 240 as well?
Forum: projects & restorations 08-04-2021, 01:46 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 214,831
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I'm at a crossroads with this car...it is fine...

I'm at a crossroads with this car...it is fine as-is, but has mostly been sitting and collecting dust over the past yr or so. Don't see myself in a position to do much of anything to it anytime...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 14
240: b230f +16v
Views: 2,537
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
So it has a LH and EZK box? What are the part...

So it has a LH and EZK box? What are the part numbers on the boxes? There are unique LH 2.4 16v ECU/EZK computers that should be used.

I'd start with getting a LH 2.4 wiring diagram from...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-30-2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,228
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
looks like you went with a BNE coilover...

looks like you went with a BNE coilover setup...do you mind sharing your specs (spring rate F/R, length, etc)?
Forum: projects & restorations 07-27-2021, 03:33 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 134,204
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
nice work. i was pleasantly surprised with how...

nice work.
i was pleasantly surprised with how nice a freshly rebuilt 240 seat feels.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-23-2021, 07:38 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 113,355
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
How do you like the 3.73 axle with the V8? Good...

How do you like the 3.73 axle with the V8? Good pairing in a 240?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2021, 02:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,747
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
https://ozvolvo.org/archive/ Search for...

https://ozvolvo.org/archive/
Search for "TP31361".
That is an LH2.4 Greenbook that will dive into diagnostic procedures for LH2.4 which may be of assistance for you. It is written for a 240, but...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-16-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 436
Views: 368,480
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
hard to get a scale from the pics, how much...

hard to get a scale from the pics, how much larger are the heat exchangers vs. what you currently have (960 rad + ?? ic)?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,184
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
If you already have a good exhaust (2.5), does...

If you already have a good exhaust (2.5), does adding a header really make that much difference on a stock 16v engine? Genuinely curious.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-09-2021, 06:55 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 153,685
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
good going mate, car looks great! glad the T5^2...

good going mate, car looks great! glad the T5^2 is putting in the miles.
Forum: showroom 06-16-2021, 09:25 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 87,283
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
is there any way to see the pics in this thread? ...

is there any way to see the pics in this thread?
looks like the original pic album link is 404...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2021, 12:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,326
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
260 exhaust system image: ...

260 exhaust system image:
https://www.volvopartswebstore.com/images/parts/volvo/fullsize/GR-31310.jpg...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2021, 07:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,503
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
https://ozvolvo.org/archive/ Search for 2.4

https://ozvolvo.org/archive/

Search for 2.4
Forum: projects & restorations 06-09-2021, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3,257
Views: 1,686,544
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Darn. Sorry to see the wagon go. Kjet to 2.2...

Darn. Sorry to see the wagon go.
Kjet to 2.2 is straightforward. FWIW I believe it is easier to keep the Kjet fuel pump relay to run the pumps vs re-wiring to use the 2.2 relay to power the pumps...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-09-2021, 06:08 PM
Replies: 3,257
Views: 1,686,544
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Nice find Carl!

Nice find Carl!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2021, 10:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,569
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
OE 52mm gauge? Looking at the back of the...

OE 52mm gauge?
Looking at the back of the gauge:
-12v to the bottom spade terminal
-ground to the side spade terminal
-sender connection to the top spade terminal

How is your sender connected...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,358
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I am running a 3" one-piece steel driveshaft. ...

I am running a 3" one-piece steel driveshaft.
The stock Foxbody driveshaft works, but is a bit on the short side.
<del>I was able to find a slightly longer off-the-shelf driveshaft, but from some...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-27-2021, 05:25 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 113,355
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
:clap: good work! I'm saving this thread for...

:clap:
good work! I'm saving this thread for inspiration when I am able to do the next iteration of my 242 :)
Forum: projects & restorations 05-23-2021, 07:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 30,513
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
…loud pump, are you sure that the in-tank pump is...

…loud pump, are you sure that the in-tank pump is performing properly? Small rubber connector tube above the pump torn?
I fought some rough running with my Kjet setup and the fix was a new in-tank...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 14,512
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Wow, just saw this. OP you are a hero.

Wow, just saw this. OP you are a hero.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-11-2021, 09:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,033
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
I imagine you are aware of this site but maybe...

I imagine you are aware of this site but maybe contact the webmaster for some potential leads:
https://240grupp-a.se/motor/

Also try contacting forum member “MarkPetch”...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-10-2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,598
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
-full SuperPro poly in the front is good, could...

-full SuperPro poly in the front is good, could also consider STS delrin bushings, but probably unnecessary for a street car.
-Yoshifab lower chassis braces
-GT upper braces

What you have listed...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,971
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
^^:nod:

^^:nod:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2021, 02:47 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 19,235
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
KL Racing has a header, but $ is likely better...

KL Racing has a header, but $ is likely better spent in other areas first. The stock manifold and header pipe are not that bad.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-30-2021, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,046
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
cool! thanks for sharing...glad Randy has...

cool! thanks for sharing...glad Randy has entrusted you with the car.
:volvo:
Forum: performance & modifications 04-27-2021, 10:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,800
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
you can also have a machine shop re-pin the...

you can also have a machine shop re-pin the flywheel if the dowels don't line up with the Viggen PP...the bolt holes will line up regardless but seems like hit-or-miss with dowels being oriented...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-25-2021, 06:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,568
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Use one of these? ...

Use one of these?
https://www.ebay.com/itm/UNIVERSAL-TACH-ADAPTER-CONVERTER-COP-1-2-3-4-5-6-8-10-cyl-to-any-4-6-8-Tach-/141931549970?_trksid=p2349624.m46890.l49286
Forum: projects & restorations 03-28-2021, 05:50 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 113,355
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
w00t!

w00t!
Forum: performance & modifications 03-20-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 124,584
Posted By oldschoolvolvo
Yes, the large slip yoke damper eliminates the...

Yes, the large slip yoke damper eliminates the decel rattles. It is a tight fit in a 240 tunnel, not sure how similar the 7/9 tunnels are....
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