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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-25-2021, 08:38 PM
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Posted By 940 16 valve
The odd thing is it doesn't do it every time, but...

The odd thing is it doesn't do it every time, but that could mean it's normal behavior, but that logic in my relay is getting old and inconsistent.

Either way, I've got the diagrams now and plan...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-23-2021, 06:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,874
Posted By 940 16 valve
Nice work! Where did you get the poly bushing for...

Nice work! Where did you get the poly bushing for the upper control arm?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-23-2021, 06:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 344
Posted By 940 16 valve
850 keyless entry autolocking issue

Hey all

In an effort to not bump a super old thread I'm starting this one. I've followed the awesome write-up here to put keyless in my 760:

https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=214405...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-22-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 564,805
Posted By 940 16 valve
Thanks for the info Sander, that saves me a lot...

Thanks for the info Sander, that saves me a lot of time going down that rabbithole. Back to the drawing board then!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-17-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Finally getting to work on the BMW LSD...

Finally getting to work on the BMW LSD conversion. I figured if I'm swapping to 2.93 gears, then I'll rebuild everything while I'm in there. I was initially going to get a gearset online, but then I...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-12-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 455
Views: 564,805
Posted By 940 16 valve
Always love reading this thread! Any pictures of...

Always love reading this thread! Any pictures of this underground workshop? Sounds very interesting.

Sander - what's your plan for getting a signal for the speedometer with the BMW rear end? I've...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-12-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Thanks! Feels good to be able to contribute some...

Thanks! Feels good to be able to contribute some cool content after more than a decade of reading others project threads on this site.

IRS is swappable to a 7/900 with the live axle, but you have...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-12-2021, 12:45 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
For sure, probably good I do it now while I...

For sure, probably good I do it now while I remember. I agree, once you factor everything in, the prices are decent when compared with the other options out there.

GS6-37 (Suffix BZ if from a gas...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-11-2021, 01:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 925
Posted By 940 16 valve
In my experience - from my wife's car, it's been...

In my experience - from my wife's car, it's been faithful but has it's achilles heels like any car.

Hydraulic engine mounts need replaced about every 60k Mi, same with the lower control arms have...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-05-2021, 11:16 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Has it really been over 6 months!? Been...

Has it really been over 6 months!?

Been having lots of fun with the car, approaching 10k kms on the 5 cylinder and it has performed nearly flawlessly. Only had one issue where the fuel pump relay...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2021, 12:12 AM
Replies: 3,076
Views: 1,429,225
Posted By 940 16 valve
Love where this is going. Just did a similar...

Love where this is going. Just did a similar route with a gs6-37 and I'm very happy with it.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,186
Posted By 940 16 valve
Thanks for all the replies. I finally dug into...

Thanks for all the replies. I finally dug into this the other day. I wish I had known what I know now before I first installed them. I chatted with Ben and he suggested flipping the insert to move...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-31-2021, 12:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,186
Posted By 940 16 valve
Who has altered their Ackermann ratio?

Wanted to hear people's experiences who have altered the Ackermann ratio on Ben's quick steer roll correctors when using the holes for the quicker steering ratio.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2021, 03:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,503
Posted By 940 16 valve
Fair enough, Cyril 86, how is your English?

Fair enough, Cyril 86, how is your English?
Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,503
Posted By 940 16 valve
La France, tres bien! Mon Français et un peu...

La France, tres bien! Mon Français et un peu rouille... Si je comprends tu a déjà un moteur whiteblock, mais tu trouve les option pour transmission chere?

Je viens de juste achete la transmission...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-19-2021, 11:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,503
Posted By 940 16 valve
Ou vie tu? Vraiement il y a 4 options, M90,...

Ou vie tu? Vraiement il y a 4 options, M90, CD009, GS6-37 (ce que jai utilise) et T5. Je pense qu'il y a aussi un place au suede qui fait les adapteur pour M90 redblock a whiteblock.

Bonne chance!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-18-2021, 12:43 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Progress! Figured out a mounting solution...

Progress!

Figured out a mounting solution for the shifter. I was initially thinking I would have to find the mount from a M90 to hold the back of it, but it turns out BMW part #25-11-7-539-193...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-09-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 163,268
Posted By 940 16 valve
Did you end up getting Motronic to control boost...

Did you end up getting Motronic to control boost through the valve?
Forum: projects & restorations 04-09-2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Gotta love that Volvo made a recess in the...

Gotta love that Volvo made a recess in the flywheel that takes the same pilot bearing that BMW used in a lot of models.
https://i.imgur.com/oTVT6eyl.jpg
Decided to reinforce the clutch fork where I...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-05-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
I wouldn't say the T5 is cheaping out, I really...

I wouldn't say the T5 is cheaping out, I really do love the feel of how they shift. I had convinced myself I would be happy with the T5 behind the T5,and In almost every way I was. In really of 2...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-02-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Not a single question eh? So I've decided...

Not a single question eh?

So I've decided I'm moving on from the T5 trans after using it for the last 12 years or so. New one is a Gs6-37 out of a BMW, with a welded volvo bellhousing.

First I...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-17-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
https://i.imgur.com/t0snimgm.jpg A crate from...

https://i.imgur.com/t0snimgm.jpg
A crate from Sweden.... what could it be?
https://i.imgur.com/K6fkLQAm.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2021, 01:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,555
Posted By 940 16 valve
Went through this recently for my T5 swap. The...

Went through this recently for my T5 swap. The master cylinder is M12 x 1.0, a banjo bolt works nicely for that tight spot. I got a banjo bolt that coverts it to an4 line since it's readily...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-14-2021, 01:21 AM
Replies: 455
Views: 564,805
Posted By 940 16 valve
Spectacular! Anything less than Maserati paddle...

Spectacular! Anything less than Maserati paddle shifters wouldn't have done this build justice.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-27-2021, 08:36 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 531,725
Posted By 940 16 valve
My 91 940 with B234 came with them. No visible...

My 91 940 with B234 came with them. No visible deterioration that I recall when I changed the bushings last at almost 400k kms
Forum: performance & modifications 01-12-2021, 12:22 AM
Replies: 259
Views: 134,263
Posted By 940 16 valve
When I put one of those tailshaft counterweights...

When I put one of those tailshaft counterweights on earlier this year it narrowed the RPM window the vibes were present in, but wasn't a full solution.

With 2 piece driveshaft and V6 slip yoke FYI
Forum: projects & restorations 12-29-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Gotta love the holidays. A little bit of down...

Gotta love the holidays. A little bit of down time to make progress.

Donor car donated strut housing for modification. Got the IRS mostly apart, and I've started eyeballing how this BMW LSD is...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-26-2020, 12:00 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 531,725
Posted By 940 16 valve
Funny, I unboxed some Christmas coilovers as well...

Funny, I unboxed some Christmas coilovers as well and am looking at the exact same parts! Look forward to hearing your thoughts on how it rides.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-21-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Well, 2 more months of daily driving the swap,...

Well, 2 more months of daily driving the swap, and it's been a blast. Only hiccup was popping the intake hose off the throttle body when I got my updated tune with increased boost. It'll spin the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-04-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,986
Posted By 940 16 valve
Thanks for sharing. Just picked up pigtails for...

Thanks for sharing. Just picked up pigtails for 90+ lights yesterday so now on to decoding those!
Anybody have HOVA tails with the conversion harness for the other side of the wiring?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2020, 12:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,528
Posted By 940 16 valve
Aftermarket? I've had the MTC/proparts ones start...

Aftermarket? I've had the MTC/proparts ones start to sag amazingly fast. Best to get oem if you can
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2020, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,986
Posted By 940 16 valve
90+ 740 tailight wiring

Anybody rewired their tailights on a 89- car to use the 90+ lights? I know you can buy a conversion harness from HOVA.se but I'd prefer to just hardwire it in. Anybody know which wires go to which...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-22-2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 26,827
Posted By 940 16 valve
I tried going this route a couple of years ago,...

I tried going this route a couple of years ago, and they weren't willing to ship across the pond. Otherwise would be a nice option for a more refined gearbox than the T5.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2020, 12:01 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 119,610
Posted By 940 16 valve
Momo prototipo wheel? Good taste! Man that's a...

Momo prototipo wheel? Good taste! Man that's a hell of a job I hope I never have to do...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-14-2020, 11:56 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 80,612
Posted By 940 16 valve
Nice to see an update on this one! Cool build

Nice to see an update on this one! Cool build
Forum: performance & modifications 10-14-2020, 11:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,357
Posted By 940 16 valve
Just for completeness of this thread. M4.4 output...

Just for completeness of this thread. M4.4 output straight to the tach feed coming from the old coil worked fine. The 760 tach read low, but I swapped it to a 940 tach and now all is well. Can't...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-12-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
My god! That's a huge spreadsheet. Certainly...

My god! That's a huge spreadsheet. Certainly seems like the opposite of guessing which I like. I'll try and decode it when I get to doing the front coilovers, hopefully this winter.

Got the new...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 256,409
Posted By 940 16 valve
Love the colour! I've been a fan of that Audi...

Love the colour! I've been a fan of that Audi colour for a while. Add a grille and the car looks spectacular. Interested to see the dyno numbers!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-29-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
That would be great if you can! Anything that can...

That would be great if you can! Anything that can help with making the right decision based on math and not guessing!

I know there's a weigh scale outside the city off the highway that I had used...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-25-2020, 10:50 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
For the fuel pump relay pins: 31b - to B27 from...

For the fuel pump relay pins:
31b - to B27 from ecu
31 -ground
15 - switch 12V from the main relay
87 -to fuel pump
Forum: projects & restorations 09-24-2020, 09:27 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Nah, it always reads low. Highway cruising is at...

Nah, it always reads low. Highway cruising is at something like 2000 RPM, so I guess the 6 cyl tach must be the issue. Thanks for confirming! I'll try and have a look today at the fuel pump relay...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-23-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
James - I did figure out the relay! I'll have to...

James - I did figure out the relay! I'll have to check cause I forget what pin it was, but there's a + trigger from M4.4 for the relay (unlink almost every other output which is a ground.

Also...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-21-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Over the weekend I got the headlights and e-fan...

Over the weekend I got the headlights and e-fan wired, some wires tucked, and started re-wiring to the fuel pump relay can sit in the stock location. Inspection is happening later today.

I'm...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-19-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Another piece to look at. I may just put in a...

Another piece to look at. I may just put in a clutch stop for now, since the pedal effort seems fine.

Quick video to prove she runs. Inspection set for Monday so I can make the insurance company...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 163,268
Posted By 940 16 valve
Does seem too simple! Good call on the DW300,...

Does seem too simple! Good call on the DW300, thats what I went with too. Had a walbro in the old 940 and the DW is a bit quieter despite pumping more fuel. I guess we'll know more if I also don't...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 163,268
Posted By 940 16 valve
Nicely done. I picked one up about a decade ago...

Nicely done. I picked one up about a decade ago and they're a blast!
So you just hooked up b21 to the stock tach and it worked? That seems too simple. Did you manage to get the car to boost past WG...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,357
Posted By 940 16 valve
Interesting. I cam across an old post saying that...

Interesting. I cam across an old post saying that volvo outputted tach signals as 4 cylinder for some time. Any idea if the signal is the same voltage/frequency as what the stock 7xx/9xx would be...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-16-2020, 11:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,357
Posted By 940 16 valve
How to drive tach in whitebkock swap?

Gotta admit, the mechanics don't intimidate with the whitebkock swap, even wiring up the motronic 4.4 was logical enough. But I've realized I don't know crap about how tachs work and how to get mine...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-16-2020, 04:25 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 163,268
Posted By 940 16 valve
Nice to see the car is getting some proper use!...

Nice to see the car is getting some proper use! Who's E36 M3 convertible? Very nice.
How did you end up getting your tach going btw, did you use the M4.4 tach output?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-16-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 71,303
Posted By 940 16 valve
Thanks for the confirmation escondidoron, that's...

Thanks for the confirmation escondidoron, that's comforting that you came up with a similar measurement for clutch wear. Appreciate you sharing it! Interesting what you mentioned about pushing the...
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