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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 09:39 PM
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Posted By sbabbs
Did you cut your tps wide open wire that turbo...

Did you cut your tps wide open wire that turbo cars ecu's don't have or like to have? If you don't cut that wire in the tps and use a NA harness with an older 5xx ECU it will cause the car to flood...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-21-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,089
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah just had mine done and used little propane...

Yeah just had mine done and used little propane torch to heat up the rubber and burned out the old one, then one of those little wire wheels the 2 incher in a drill to clean out the sleeve and then...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 376
Posted By sbabbs
Check the codes? Crank sensor?

Check the codes? Crank sensor?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2020, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 644
Posted By sbabbs
1990 740 turbo surf race wagoon!

1990 740 factory m46, T25 car special ordered by Jim Fishers best buddie. 550 thousand miles on the original block. Never been rebuilt. A cam. 13c turbo. JohnV billet steel flywheel 240mm Saab areo...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2020, 01:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 838
Posted By sbabbs
We'll I watched the video and your pedal cable...

We'll I watched the video and your pedal cable thing there on top of the pump to control the fuel sure ain't bolted down tight like it's supposed to be. Might be why the fuel ain't getting to the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2020, 01:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 789
Posted By sbabbs
Adjustable torque rods are to get your pinion...

Adjustable torque rods are to get your pinion angle correct so you won't get any driveline shudder. THat is why you need to adjust them if lowering the car. Otherwise if you change them from stock...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-02-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,122
Posted By sbabbs
Washer or two under the pivot ball pedestal...

Washer or two under the pivot ball pedestal before you screw it on the bolt.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-25-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 941
Posted By sbabbs
We'll if you really wanna tell em how great they...

We'll if you really wanna tell em how great they are you gotta make a video, here's mine. I call it The DAmage!


<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/45X58bJYLP0"...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-21-2020, 02:15 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,363
Posted By sbabbs
Ford triton V8 ones seems the right lenght....

Ford triton V8 ones seems the right lenght. Anybody try those?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-18-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,363
Posted By sbabbs
Real? Where is your real timeslip Bro?? Keep...

Real? Where is your real timeslip Bro?? Keep posting sheet and not posting your timeslip and yeah I'll buttleve ya.



My goal is to be the fastest in the West this year redblock, you can be...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-18-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,363
Posted By sbabbs
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/9a2t9Uo7gPs" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-13-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 961
Posted By sbabbs
Yes same as similar year 240 motor. Say 1987...

Yes same as similar year 240 motor. Say 1987 volvo 240 b230f motor has same skinny 9mm rods and mid thrust on the crankshaft. Same exact block no other casting for penta b230 same as car b230 block....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-10-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,875
Posted By sbabbs
It sounds like the pressure plate isn't releasing...

It sounds like the pressure plate isn't releasing the pressure on the clutch disc. First make sure as stated the fork is pushing the fingers of the pressure plate in when you push the clutch in. If...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,230
Posted By sbabbs
Bump this thread has those much needed driveshaft...

Bump this thread has those much needed driveshaft lenghts... I will look for the pic to reupload for you all.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2020, 07:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,204
Posted By sbabbs
Also if the guibo rips apart no way for the...

Also if the guibo rips apart no way for the driveline to fall as there is a center alignment thingy in the middle of it.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,204
Posted By sbabbs
We'll the front driveline and the M47 trans use a...

We'll the front driveline and the M47 trans use a guibo rubber bushing instead of a U-joint. They are all like that. Same as a BMW guibo. I also have an extra front driveline section for a 240 with...
Forum: article composition 08-04-2020, 01:58 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 89,623
Posted By sbabbs
928 is also a NA b234f ECU.

928 is also a NA b234f ECU.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-02-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,347
Posted By sbabbs
Usual culprit is the in tank fuel pump on those...

Usual culprit is the in tank fuel pump on those regina's. Make sure that is working correctly. Full pressure.. Also that coil ignition thingy might need cleaning of the contacts.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-26-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,454
Posted By sbabbs
Why isn't the oil to water oil cooler heat...

Why isn't the oil to water oil cooler heat exchanger thing real enough for you? Volvo thought they where. They do have a bigger radiator in those cars.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,416
Posted By sbabbs
https://www.bneshop.com/collections/700-900-volvo-...

https://www.bneshop.com/collections/700-900-volvo-parts/products/700-900-adjustable-torque-rods
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,454
Posted By sbabbs
RSI Da Bomb mod! 3 inch exhaust pipe. ...

RSI Da Bomb mod! 3 inch exhaust pipe.


https://i.ibb.co/G3nZvbt/oilpan3.jpg (https://ibb.co/1J7Cfwd)
https://i.ibb.co/HhjjPs2/oilpan1.jpg (https://ibb.co/y4rrk1R)...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2020, 04:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,372
Posted By sbabbs
Don't forget the chevy camero T5 tailshaft mod...

Don't forget the chevy camero T5 tailshaft mod for 740 shifter location fitment. Moves the shifter back a little bit more then the ford tranny shifter location.

Personally I'd swap in a 265...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,416
Posted By sbabbs
Same as the nut and bolts that hold that lower...

Same as the nut and bolts that hold that lower IPD brace on. The one that looks like the factory volvo 960 brace but is a solid tube instead of hollow. Normal metric size. I'm not sure what but I...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-24-2020, 12:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,395
Posted By sbabbs
What fuel injection or points and carbs?

What fuel injection or points and carbs?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-16-2020, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,571
Posted By sbabbs
1988 240 white race wagooon!

1988 white 240 wagon bought from old lady bad motor, put 93 motor in it upgraded to LH 2.4. Factory m47 car. STS flat flywheel, clutchnet yellow pressure plate, hybrid disc. KYb struts, upper lower...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,255
Posted By sbabbs
Welp here is one that would fit and work. ...

Welp here is one that would fit and work.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2020, 03:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,541
Posted By sbabbs
Get a harness from a 240 that has LH 2.4. Use...

Get a harness from a 240 that has LH 2.4. Use that. It would be way easier. Only 4 wires to make it run. 1989 and newer 240's use lh2.4 in the states. Not sure if 240's ever got lh2.4 in UK. Add...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,826
Posted By sbabbs
Which one of mine is it faster then? My 88 240...

Which one of mine is it faster then? My 88 240 wagon? My 1990 740 wagon? My 1995 940 wagon?

What's your quarter mile time?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,255
Posted By sbabbs
We'll over there in UK or europa you can get...

We'll over there in UK or europa you can get those diesel bmw transmissions and the adapter plate from KL racing I think. Not so much here in the states unless you can find the old bmw getrag 265...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2020, 01:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,255
Posted By sbabbs
Stock those m90s come with a dual mass flywheel...

Stock those m90s come with a dual mass flywheel so don't use that. People ditch that. Get the TTV flywheel for 850R clutch 240mm for m90. What I did...
...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2020, 01:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,825
Posted By sbabbs
Ha, I did the ugga ugga today myself with air...

Ha, I did the ugga ugga today myself with air wench. Gonna start up the 88 240 white slicktop race wagoon tomorrow! Motar is in, just gotta tidy it up and run it!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,518
Posted By sbabbs
You can adjust the AMM screw using an analogue...

You can adjust the AMM screw using an analogue dwell meter on lh2.2 to monitor where you want to set it. Have you messed with that at all?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 12,044
Posted By sbabbs
Welp 90 degrees yesterday and now zero...

Welp 90 degrees yesterday and now zero compression number 2 and 3.. Shoulda perhaps had the head resurfaced when I had it off. Hope it's just the head gasket.

Slapped a good battery in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-27-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,385
Posted By sbabbs
Fuse number 1.

Fuse number 1.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2020, 01:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,552
Posted By sbabbs
http://www.hazardous.com/sx/joseyintake.jpg ...

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

Here is how he did it back when he made them and sold them already made..
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2020, 06:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,587
Posted By sbabbs
That wasn't your option. Your option was buy the...

That wasn't your option. Your option was buy the plastic one that you can't buy anymore. What part of the part you said buy you can't buy don't you JohnV understand? Did I stutter?

You should edit...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,587
Posted By sbabbs
No your buy one from GCP advise was no go, now...

No your buy one from GCP advise was no go, now you wanna jump on others advice and claim it as your own??


From your GCP bro's..

Deleted part. Will not come again.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2020, 04:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,587
Posted By sbabbs
Where is the link to the GCP stock plastic clutch...

Where is the link to the GCP stock plastic clutch pedal?

Easier to make factory pedal in steel? Why don't you make them and sell them then? With the amount of people wanting them you could be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,361
Posted By sbabbs
Yes smoking at idle or going down a hill coasting...

Yes smoking at idle or going down a hill coasting usually means turbo seals blown letting oil out of the center section of the turbo into the exhaust tail pipe blue smoke out the pipe.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,587
Posted By sbabbs
The 16v B234 7 and 9 series motard cars have a...

The 16v B234 7 and 9 series motard cars have a slimmer brake booster.

Why not buy a hydraulic pedal from summit racing the kind that just bolts to the firewall? Easy peazy.

...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,157
Posted By sbabbs
We don't get those diesel trannies in the USA I...

We don't get those diesel trannies in the USA I don't think so someone in Europe will have to answer your question.

Simon
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2020, 02:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,082
Posted By sbabbs
Don't forget the cost of the flywheel and 500hp...

Don't forget the cost of the flywheel and 500hp clutch setup..
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,082
Posted By sbabbs
The deal is finding one of the getrag 265...

The deal is finding one of the getrag 265 transmissions that works in the volvo. The old ones with the removable bellhousing is what you need.

Like this one.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-27-2020, 02:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,117
Posted By sbabbs
If rusty just soak in oil then wire wheel em and...

If rusty just soak in oil then wire wheel em and then re use em! Use an extra one to make a headbolt hole cleaner. Take your file and file a slot in the theads of the bolt making it like a tap and...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-26-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 624
Posted By sbabbs
The one on the LH 3.1 is variable, also 850 one...

The one on the LH 3.1 is variable, also 850 one is. The 3.1 TPS is bolt on to b230 intake. What intake you using? Might wanna 850 bigger hole then 3.1 one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-22-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,047
Posted By sbabbs
Napa gold for the shorty filter for the piston...

Napa gold for the shorty filter for the piston oil squirted stock motored cars ya know like 940 turbos! Napa 1311. I used to get stuff at autozone, but that was a forest grove lifetime ago. None...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2020, 11:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,521
Posted By sbabbs
Heat the bolt and it expands and wait a bit then...

Heat the bolt and it expands and wait a bit then try. Don't heat the aluminum around the bolt. Also my Blue Point air impact does 450ft/lbs. Need more I can use my nitrogen tank with 500psi Nascar...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-20-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,553
Posted By sbabbs
DAm that's a tough one. I wonder what the better...

DAm that's a tough one. I wonder what the better options are then the stock clutch for a diesel.. I mean sure you could get splintered clutch disc, but what about pressure plate? Does anybody make a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,043
Posted By sbabbs
Yeah sounds like big air leak. Does it run real...

Yeah sounds like big air leak. Does it run real good with no boost at all or same thing, runs bad? Unhook wastegate so it stays open and drive it around see if it does the same thing. IF it does...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-18-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,136
Posted By sbabbs
No you can't use regular generic dana 3.54 cause...

No you can't use regular generic dana 3.54 cause regular generic dana 30 uses different ring gear for 3.73 and down ratio gears, BUT VOLVO DOES not. So I'll say it again volvo uses the dana 3.73...
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