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Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-26-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 26,806
Posted By Ghettobird
Sorry for not getting back to you earlier Chad,...

Sorry for not getting back to you earlier Chad, Life gets in the way from time to time.

When im in the position to, Ill start messing around with the ostrich on the M1.8 and see what I can and...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-26-2018, 10:20 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 176,506
Posted By Ghettobird
Lankku, Did the Motronic M1.8 self learn for the...

Lankku, Did the Motronic M1.8 self learn for the T6 injectors? Or did you need to change the injector values with a chip or ostrich? Ive got a set of 550s Im thinking of putting in before I go full...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-24-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 26,806
Posted By Ghettobird
As for the speed sensor, Ive had the M1.8 B6304...

As for the speed sensor, Ive had the M1.8 B6304 running in my car for the past 2 months and I can share these notes so far:

I have not hooked up the speed sensor OR the in cabin gear selector...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,141
Posted By Ghettobird
Hey Tomasss, Im interested in building a torque...

Hey Tomasss, Im interested in building a torque reduction delete box also.
Is there any chance of an explanation of the diagram & what parts to get if there is a better way of making one up?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-22-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 26,806
Posted By Ghettobird
Ive got 2 Ostriches! Finally got the car...

Ive got 2 Ostriches!
Finally got the car running this morning, I had an accident at the shop and havnt been able to tinker with the car for the last 3 weeks as ive been on crutches
How can I help?...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-16-2018, 04:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 26,806
Posted By Ghettobird
Any progress? Ill be swapping an M1.8 B6304...

Any progress?

Ill be swapping an M1.8 B6304 into a 240 with auto attached this weekend and have a spare ostrich to play with!
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2017, 05:41 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
Theres heaps of 960s over here, id be more...

Theres heaps of 960s over here, id be more worried about the lack of mounting bosses on the side of the motor to use with the 960 mounts

Ive actually got a T5 - whiteblock adapter plate with...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-01-2016, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3,055
Views: 1,293,773
Posted By Ghettobird
Progress dammit! How is she doing Homer? ...

Progress dammit!

How is she doing Homer?
Stacking some miles on her?
Forum: projects & restorations 10-30-2016, 01:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 20,086
Posted By Ghettobird
Fix your dead image links lazy ass! Car is...

Fix your dead image links lazy ass!

Car is looking mint!
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 47,689
Posted By Ghettobird
Which e28 gearbox Mr. Blewregaurd? Im thinking of...

Which e28 gearbox Mr. Blewregaurd? Im thinking of an alternative to the M90 and T5, not a whole lot of info on any of the bimmer boxes
Forum: showroom 12-03-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 39,901
Posted By Ghettobird
My baby ...

My baby

http://i1263.photobucket.com/albums/ii634/abusiveadmin/Volvos/240%201992/Fixed_zpstq7rilu3.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-03-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 31,077
Posted By Ghettobird
What BOV do you have on it? Your wire tuck is...

What BOV do you have on it?
Your wire tuck is making me want to clean my bay up a bit :oops:
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
Pm sent again Is there any work that needs...

Pm sent again

Is there any work that needs to be done to the box or plates? Just so that I know and can get it done soon
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
i was considering using a BMW 530D box if I cant...

i was considering using a BMW 530D box if I cant get a T5 plate
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2015, 03:12 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
I'm in Melbourne, pm me their name, might know...

I'm in Melbourne, pm me their name, might know them
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
Bump! Im doing rods this week (Hopefully)

Bump!

Im doing rods this week (Hopefully)
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2015, 03:06 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
All of the cars over here are hydraulic already...

All of the cars over here are hydraulic already (RHD) so Ive got that covered.
I was planning on using a T56 Hydro bearing I had already
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
What are peoples plans for clutches and throwout...

What are peoples plans for clutches and throwout bearings/ clutch forks?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-02-2015, 03:08 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
As have I, Very excited to start bolting things...

As have I, Very excited to start bolting things together
Forum: projects & restorations 08-01-2015, 05:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,499
Posted By Ghettobird
All soldered up and ready for flashing - Thanks...

All soldered up and ready for flashing - Thanks Tightmopedman9 from VS!

http://i1263.photobucket.com/albums/ii634/abusiveadmin/2015-03-22%2018.54.11_zpsux4ynjo8.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-01-2015, 04:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,499
Posted By Ghettobird
Hello gorgeous... ...

Hello gorgeous...

http://i1263.photobucket.com/albums/ii634/abusiveadmin/Volvos/240%201992/2015-07-14%2016.55.59_zpszywodak5.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-01-2015, 04:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,499
Posted By Ghettobird
Picked these up last night, These were arranged...

Picked these up last night, These were arranged through Ben Kaplan, The wheels seem to be in good shape although the boxes were utterly destroyed upon arrival

Still dont know what I will run on...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-01-2015, 04:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,499
Posted By Ghettobird
Picked up a used GT35 for pocket change that ill...

Picked up a used GT35 for pocket change that ill put in after an engineers certificate is issued for the swap - more power will make for more paperwork =/

I was told that the wheels were in good...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-01-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,499
Posted By Ghettobird
Black interior swap: Bought new carpets from...

Black interior swap:

Bought new carpets from Knox Auto carpets and managed not to screw them up!
...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-01-2015, 04:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,499
Posted By Ghettobird
Thumbs up Ghettobird's 240 T5

Hi all!
This is the continuing story of my passion for slow old Swedish steel.
My first car was a 1999 Naturally aspirated V70, she had 230,000kms at the time and was an old Grenda Bus service...
Forum: showroom 08-01-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 16,131
Posted By Ghettobird
Nice colour! I like it

Nice colour! I like it
Forum: performance & modifications 07-24-2015, 01:38 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
http://cdn4.raywenderlich.com/wp-content/uploads/2...

http://cdn4.raywenderlich.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/AwwYeah.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 07-20-2015, 10:48 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 23,538
Posted By Ghettobird
Those coilovers look banging, might have to find...

Those coilovers look banging, might have to find out a bit more about them
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 15,097
Posted By Ghettobird
If you need an adapter plate and some other bits...

If you need an adapter plate and some other bits to bolt it up to a W58 I have one im trying to offload :D
Forum: performance & modifications 07-07-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
Well... implying you mean going from a redblock -...

Well... implying you mean going from a redblock - T5 setup to a whiteblock - T5 setup

You need custom engine mounts, distributor delete or relocation mods a modified ME7 intake manifold and a few...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-07-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
Looking good Mike! Cant wait to get one bolted up

Looking good Mike! Cant wait to get one bolted up
Forum: showroom 06-01-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2,817
Views: 1,574,734
Posted By Ghettobird
All 3! I taped the front edge to stop crap from...

All 3! I taped the front edge to stop crap from getting in, siliconed around the holes and bolter her up!

It came from an 84 car, it has a slight kink in it on the lower edge, however Ive since...
Forum: article composition 05-31-2015, 03:22 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 135,570
Posted By Ghettobird
Anyone had any luck sourcing a T5 adapter plate?

Anyone had any luck sourcing a T5 adapter plate?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,978
Posted By Ghettobird
The COP drivers in the 960 are wrong, better to...

The COP drivers in the 960 are wrong, better to use the newer 3 pin type connectors and the wiring for them from a 99 - car
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2015, 04:41 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
What width plate did you end up getting...

What width plate did you end up getting @propav8r?
Are you planning on using the v8 mustang input shaft or is there a better alternative?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2015, 03:04 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
A bump is good Im still waiting on a...

A bump is good

Im still waiting on a response from Mueller so I can throw money at him for a plate :)
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 189,391
Posted By Ghettobird
Fortunately I didnt have to, Homer and Alex...

Fortunately I didnt have to, Homer and Alex helped me out in the end
Forum: showroom 05-09-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 30,346
Posted By Ghettobird
I just mocked up a few brakets on Solidworks as...

I just mocked up a few brakets on Solidworks as per smosit's dimensions

Any report on how these are doing 8 years down the track? Im going to do the same soon :)
...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 271
Views: 45,492
Posted By Ghettobird
Hey yellow95! All of your image links are dead...

Hey yellow95! All of your image links are dead :'(
Im really interested in how you tackled the 850 seats into your 244 :)
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2015, 07:11 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,935
Posted By Ghettobird
Seriously, just use the ME7 Intake? I wouldnt...

Seriously, just use the ME7 Intake?
I wouldnt go compromising the integrity of my firewall in order to use the mammoth dual runner intake, Im in the process of adapting a 960 throttle body for mine...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-04-2015, 07:05 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 119,430
Posted By Ghettobird
Holy shiznit?! Launch control?!? Im doing a...

Holy shiznit?! Launch control?!?
Im doing a similar build into my 240, same M4.4 file mentioned earlier... But Launch control?! :D
Who do I have to ask about that?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-27-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 25,142
Posted By Ghettobird
Legend! Many Thanks :)

Legend!
Many Thanks :)
Forum: projects & restorations 04-27-2015, 09:03 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 189,391
Posted By Ghettobird
No, Ive had to PM people in direct contact with...

No, Ive had to PM people in direct contact with him, the FB query was after this?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-26-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 25,142
Posted By Ghettobird
How about now psy? Are these brackets still...

How about now psy?

Are these brackets still available?
I came into some callipers recently and would love to have them on the 240!

RSI are less than reliable and the RX7 conversion really...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-21-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 101,617
Posted By Ghettobird
Hows progress Mueller? Keen to get ahold of a...

Hows progress Mueller?
Keen to get ahold of a plate when all the bugs are sorted out
Forum: projects & restorations 04-15-2015, 02:38 AM
Replies: 686
Views: 552,296
Posted By Ghettobird
Id love me some adapters if i can find some seats!

Id love me some adapters if i can find some seats!
Forum: article composition 04-10-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 135,570
Posted By Ghettobird
@Muller I feel like a complete asshat having to...

@Muller
I feel like a complete asshat having to resort to this
I just got off the phone with SpecClutches and they say they've been doing Volvo pressure plates with ford disks for ages now!

Is...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-10-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 631
Views: 370,004
Posted By Ghettobird
Exclamation Hey Duder, rekon you could do me a favour and get...

Hey Duder, rekon you could do me a favour and get Karl to contact me?

He's been avoiding my messages for the past few months about some parts I am owed, and think its about time he came clean and...
Forum: article composition 04-10-2015, 12:20 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 135,570
Posted By Ghettobird
What are people using for clutches? Im...

What are people using for clutches?

Im hoping to go down the T5 route, Volvo Pressure plate and possibly the Ford clutch disk in the middle?


Karl​, Buddy READ MY MESSAGES

Ive been waiting...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-10-2015, 12:18 AM
Replies: 489
Views: 265,729
Posted By Ghettobird
Karl​, Buddy READ MY MESSAGES Ive been...

Karl​, Buddy READ MY MESSAGES

Ive been waiting over 6 MONTHS for my parts and you no longer respond to my messages?
Ive had to message people all over the forum to find out what the hell is...
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