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Forum: performance & modifications 01-10-2022, 01:08 PM
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Posted By RvolvoR
nope. A place in eastern europe iirc.

nope. A place in eastern europe iirc.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-10-2022, 12:43 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,301
Posted By RvolvoR
I will say this from what I know...I am pretty...

I will say this from what I know...I am pretty sure that the ipd cams and the RSI cams came/come from the same factory.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 01-04-2022, 03:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 839
Posted By RvolvoR
I would junk the idea of the fueltech and go with...

I would junk the idea of the fueltech and go with an ecu which natively supports the Volvo 5 cyl trigger pattern out of the box....MaxxEcu. Shoot, you can get a plug and play harness from them for...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-02-2022, 03:54 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 967,693
Posted By RvolvoR
http://www.radiumauto.com/Universal-Check-Valve-Ki...

http://www.radiumauto.com/Universal-Check-Valve-Kits-P1872.aspx
Forum: projects & restorations 01-02-2022, 03:53 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 967,693
Posted By RvolvoR
Those fittings won't fit like that in the car....

Those fittings won't fit like that in the car. There is a structural support which will foul them. Its my one gripe about that aeromotive unit. I wish the fittings came out of the top.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 12-24-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,134
Posted By RvolvoR
I would recommend against a volvo pedal as it...

I would recommend against a volvo pedal as it ends up using an analog (plentiful) input and a digital input to the ecu rather than 2 analogs like the other pedals.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2021, 01:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,719
Posted By RvolvoR
They all suck being 16s. Factory 17" face RSs are...

They all suck being 16s. Factory 17" face RSs are where its at.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 12-24-2021, 01:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,134
Posted By RvolvoR
I ended up using a GM 25830023 in my yet to run...

I ended up using a GM 25830023 in my yet to run T6/maxxecu setup as it has the same spring loaded swivel pedal like stock and is kind of old school looking. The GM pedals also had the easiest to find...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-23-2021, 04:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,719
Posted By RvolvoR
https://www.makukha.com/pages/bbsrs_list.html

https://www.makukha.com/pages/bbsrs_list.html
Forum: performance & modifications 12-02-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,611
Posted By RvolvoR
For a 240, I feel that 17s are the sweet spot for...

For a 240, I feel that 17s are the sweet spot for normal sized performance tires¬Öbut even then, they are starting to become somewhat limited in sizes these days.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-02-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,611
Posted By RvolvoR
Okay chief, you recommended 205/55-16s in a...

Okay chief, you recommended 205/55-16s in a previous post which is why I mentioned it. The only reason to run taller tires like you are saying is because nothing else is availableÖ245/40-17,...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-01-2021, 04:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,611
Posted By RvolvoR
The new RT660 and the Yoko A052 are really the...

The new RT660 and the Yoko A052 are really the new "cheater tires" for the 200tw class from what I have been hearing.

R888Rs sound like you're driving a truck with mud tires on it and they get...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-01-2021, 04:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,611
Posted By RvolvoR
not really...a 205/55-16 is a stock 7/9 size and...

not really...a 205/55-16 is a stock 7/9 size and is a bit too chunky and large diameter for a 240.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-17-2021, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,237
Posted By RvolvoR
sounds like your check valve isnt keeping things...

sounds like your check valve isnt keeping things in check
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2021, 04:01 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 613,461
Posted By RvolvoR
https://blaupunkt.com/cus/product/bremen-sqr-46-da...

https://blaupunkt.com/cus/product/bremen-sqr-46-dab/
Forum: projects & restorations 10-19-2021, 11:32 AM
Replies: 917
Views: 754,932
Posted By RvolvoR
I actually have experienced this a handful of...

I actually have experienced this a handful of times on 850s/960s with crank/no start issues and had just blanked it out of my mind for the last 10 or so years since I have had to deal with it.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-10-2021, 03:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,494
Posted By RvolvoR
www.ebay.com www.google.com ...

www.ebay.com

www.google.com

www.car-part.com

forums.turbobricks.com <- in the "wanted" section

www.row52.com
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2021, 02:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,717
Posted By RvolvoR
I would also look into the information that Ron...

I would also look into the information that Ron Sutton puts out into the pro-touring world since there are a bunch of suspension similarities between an Amazon and older GM vehicles.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-24-2021, 09:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,538
Posted By RvolvoR
I think a lot of it has to do with cam choice. My...

I think a lot of it has to do with cam choice. My setup is a 6284t bottom end with a 304 head with PC cams in it as they are the most aggressive 6 cyl cams available OEM.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-18-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,929
Posted By RvolvoR
https://www.moreheadspeedworks.com/product/msw-1-8...

https://www.moreheadspeedworks.com/product/msw-1-8-npt-tapped-vanos-banjo-bolt/

buy one of those and a b23 oil pressure sender.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-14-2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,146
Posted By RvolvoR
youre likely blowing past the wastegate...

youre likely blowing past the wastegate actuator/flapper or the CBV has a hole in the diaphragm.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2021, 09:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,020
Posted By RvolvoR
Not trying to burst your bubble, but a 6758...

Not trying to burst your bubble, but a 6758 likely isnít going to get you to 500hp. Youíll be way out on the end of the map trying that.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,377
Posted By RvolvoR
Nope, a 60-70mm throttle body will flow a lot...

Nope, a 60-70mm throttle body will flow a lot more than people think. It also keeps driveability nice as well.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,377
Posted By RvolvoR
There's only like...2-3 sensors you're going to...

There's only like...2-3 sensors you're going to use from an LH system with stand alone and all of them work like that anyways.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2021, 02:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,377
Posted By RvolvoR
Nice. This is pretty much what I would expect out...

Nice. This is pretty much what I would expect out of this kind of setup. Iíd bet that youíre leaving a fair bit on the table with stock manifolds on the motor, though. A proper header would probably...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-31-2021, 11:00 AM
Replies: 917
Views: 754,932
Posted By RvolvoR
its mil spec, bro.

its mil spec, bro.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-30-2021, 09:58 PM
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Posted By RvolvoR
Good. Best investment for poorly spending money.

Good. Best investment for poorly spending money.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2021, 08:56 PM
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Posted By RvolvoR
Yep, Iím kind of kicking myself for not looking...

Yep, Iím kind of kicking myself for not looking at that harness harder and realizing that it is also setup for a 6 cylinder as well before starting on spending the money to do a milspec-ish harness...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2021, 08:38 PM
Replies: 917
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Posted By RvolvoR
ProWire is the jam. I have spent way too much...

ProWire is the jam. I have spent way too much money with them and service and shipping has been awesome.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 917
Views: 754,932
Posted By RvolvoR
https://www.maxxecu.com/products/terminated_engine...

https://www.maxxecu.com/products/terminated_engine_harness/volvo_t5

cough

I have been running a maxxecu in my daily driver urs6 for almost a year now and it has been an absolutely lovely...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2021, 11:22 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 46,172
Posted By RvolvoR
Yeah, the RSI 3 definitely is more on the top end...

Yeah, the RSI 3 definitely is more on the top end than others (it has quite a bit of duration @ .050" compared to other commonly available units)
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 46,172
Posted By RvolvoR
There are other people who have run high 20s for...

There are other people who have run high 20s for boost numbers on td04 framed turbos and made 275-290whp (kaplan on a 19t for instance) and others who haven't even had to run 20 psi to make well over...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 46,172
Posted By RvolvoR
because you aren't talking about turbo sizing and...

because you aren't talking about turbo sizing and flow, you are still concentrating on a peak boost number. Again, 28 psi through a straw isn't the same as 28 psi through a sewer pipe.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 46,172
Posted By RvolvoR
mrbills car had a holset and RSI stage 3 cam...

mrbills car had a holset and RSI stage 3 cam...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 46,172
Posted By RvolvoR
It is clear that you have literally no clue what...

It is clear that you have literally no clue what you are talking about with this simple statement.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-07-2021, 08:12 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 78,593
Posted By RvolvoR
Has anybody suggested crushing it yet?

Has anybody suggested crushing it yet?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2021, 04:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,152
Posted By RvolvoR
Also, if youre serious about any of this. Take a...

Also, if youre serious about any of this. Take a look at Jerd or Ansel+'s project threads.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,152
Posted By RvolvoR
he's talking about a small lift. Extending the...

he's talking about a small lift. Extending the front strut tubes slightly (or BNE coilovers like he was talking about) will make a 205/75-15 fit easily. I was with 3 people over last weekend who had...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,152
Posted By RvolvoR
Also, the G80 sucks. They are very unpredictable...

Also, the G80 sucks. They are very unpredictable for when they lock and unlock.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2021, 03:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,152
Posted By RvolvoR
I mean, you're kind of wrong. A 90+ manual 240...

I mean, you're kind of wrong. A 90+ manual 240 wagon is worth a ton of money right now and the price of cargo vans hasn't really gone up...further, you are talking about spending money to modifying a...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,152
Posted By RvolvoR
Sell the wagon for a large profit and buy a chevy...

Sell the wagon for a large profit and buy a chevy express.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,176
Posted By RvolvoR
Having done it myself/with some help, just buying...

Having done it myself/with some help, just buying the header from Sweden Exhaust for around $600 is the move...you'll have $300-400 in materials alone and then a ton of time into building and fitting...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 11:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,827
Posted By RvolvoR
Eamonn(hockey930) and I did that as a fun setup...

Eamonn(hockey930) and I did that as a fun setup in his 760 while waiting on a motor from jvab. That setup and an hx35/40 with some spray on top ripped. Might or might not have ripped a couple 600cc...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 03:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,407
Posted By RvolvoR
Iím pretty sure he doesnít own that engine. He is...

Iím pretty sure he doesnít own that engine. He is just sharing something from his homeland.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 12:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,640
Posted By RvolvoR
I mean, we're talking dream setup...money talks...

I mean, we're talking dream setup...money talks and moves you up in line.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,640
Posted By RvolvoR
Vert mount 16v stock stroke billet crank ...

Vert mount 16v
stock stroke
billet crank
ARP studs bottom and top
long-rod setup with Oliver rods and a set of Wisecos
16v head done like RSI had started to work on with Kenny by welding...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,176
Posted By RvolvoR
$600 for a custom turbo manifold is dirt cheap in...

$600 for a custom turbo manifold is dirt cheap in reality. You need to get out more. Having tools and materials does not mean they have the skills/ability to build a nice well designed/engineered...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 46,172
Posted By RvolvoR
You weren't talking to anybody as a forum is...

You weren't talking to anybody as a forum is exactly that...a forum. Further, the title of the thread clearly states "B230R," no? Additionally, the m-rods from a 21/23 motor are, in reality, stronger...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 46,172
Posted By RvolvoR
b230f and b230ft bottom ends are exactly the same...

b230f and b230ft bottom ends are exactly the same aside from the pistons. The rods are the same exact part.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,176
Posted By RvolvoR
just buy a $600 header from sweden exhaust or...

just buy a $600 header from sweden exhaust or cm-racing and slam a holset he351 on it...known good/cheap/reliable combo
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