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Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain Yesterday, 11:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,185
Posted By v8volvo
Excess backpressure from a restricted exhaust is...

Excess backpressure from a restricted exhaust is one possibility, but these leaks also may be just old gaskets failing. These gaskets are 35 year old parts well outside of their life expectancy and...
Forum: Parts for sale 08-19-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 175
Posted By v8volvo
They are different, but the D24 bracket fits fine...

They are different, but the D24 bracket fits fine on a D24T.

D24T bracket does not work on a D24 (upper radiator hose interference) but the other way around is no problem.
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 08-13-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By v8volvo
What a great idea. Don't let the gasser guys...

What a great idea. Don't let the gasser guys talk it down!

If the adapter plate goes between the Nissan trans and the stock Volvo M46/M47 bellhousing (like the T5 adapters do), so that you bolt...
Forum: New Member Introductions 08-03-2019, 07:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 223
Posted By v8volvo
Hello and welcome to the board, good to have you...

Hello and welcome to the board, good to have you here.

Yes, it's a great group, a little slower than it used to be now due to less activity, but we still have a good number of folks who...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 07-27-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 155
Posted By v8volvo
Both are good. Continental/ContiTech, Flennor,...

Both are good. Continental/ContiTech, Flennor, and other well known brands also all sell a quality product. You will have no issues with any of them, provided they are replaced on the normal required...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 07-16-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 582
Posted By v8volvo
How did it go for you? Were you able to get the...

How did it go for you? Were you able to get the pump to prime?

Please let us know your results to add to the group's knowledge on this.

Since you are a new member it's worth mentioning that we...
Forum: Member Showroom 07-10-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 538
Posted By v8volvo
Car looks very nice and sounds like you have...

Car looks very nice and sounds like you have already done some great work to it.

I like your approach of getting all the maintenance and safety tasks up to date first, then thinking about upgrades...
Forum: Items Wanted 07-08-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 823
Posted By v8volvo
I have a full set of the tools that I am willing...

I have a full set of the tools that I am willing to loan out for free, details in the tool rental thread that was linked. Several others here also loan or rent them for reasonable rates (Volvoist I...
Forum: New Member Introductions 07-02-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By v8volvo
Sure does sound like slipped injection timing. As...

Sure does sound like slipped injection timing. As ngoma said the timing check will provide the critical info you need.

Even just a rough visual check of injection pump timing using the external...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 06-24-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 582
Posted By v8volvo
Is this on a newly rebuilt engine that has never...

Is this on a newly rebuilt engine that has never been run yet? (I.e. the oil system is dry and you are trying to prime it for the first time before starting it?)

It is definitely a challenge to...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 06-23-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,147
Posted By v8volvo
True, but even when Giles or anyone like him does...

True, but even when Giles or anyone like him does his best effort with the pump, the rest of the engine (inlet/turbo/exhaust/COOLING) also needs to be able to support the desired power output and the...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 06-20-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,147
Posted By v8volvo
I still suggest you keep your focus broader than...

I still suggest you keep your focus broader than just the injection pump for getting your setup dialed in. We'll help you assess the pump and rule out any issues with it and its installation, but I...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 06-17-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By v8volvo
Unless it has problems resulting from the...

Unless it has problems resulting from the apparent sludge (loss of compression or oil pressure, chronic turbo failures, etc), if the engine is healthy otherwise you can probably take some steps to...
Forum: Parts for sale 06-06-2019, 06:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,065
Posted By v8volvo
Looks like a good haul. :cool: D24 injectors will...

Looks like a good haul. :cool: D24 injectors will be stamped "130 bar" and D24T injectors are 155 bar. The D24 injectors can be rebuilt to turbo spec with some work.

If the injectors have been...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 06-02-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 499
Posted By v8volvo
They were never sold here (US). I have heard the...

They were never sold here (US). I have heard the same thing you said, that they were intended to be sold in Italy and Finland for use as taxis where tax rules favored the smaller displacement. The...
Forum: Help! My car died! 05-31-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,756
Posted By v8volvo
I don't see yet where you confirmed the status of...

I don't see yet where you confirmed the status of the timing belts. Before doing anything else, you need to confirm BOTH of the following in this order:

1) REAR BELT IS INTACT (present, no...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-30-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 575
Posted By v8volvo
Welcome to the forum. Sounds like you have a...

Welcome to the forum. Sounds like you have a couple of nice cars and a lot of background with the engines. Good to have you here! Most of us in the US would envy the later model diesels you own....
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 05-26-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,147
Posted By v8volvo
Sounds like you have a good setup with plenty of...

Sounds like you have a good setup with plenty of flow, at least on paper. But clearly something is not working out correctly in the real world, either a defect in one of the parts, or some pieces of...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 05-25-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,147
Posted By v8volvo
Those issues sound to me like you have a large...

Those issues sound to me like you have a large restriction of airflow causing the problems. The black smoke / high EGT combined with lack of power suggest the fuel system may be just fine but there...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 05-25-2019, 05:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,147
Posted By v8volvo
In addition to the questions above, here is...

In addition to the questions above, here is another:

When you say "getting it to run properly" what are the problems are you running into? Is the issue that it isn't making the power that it...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-21-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 22,518
Posted By v8volvo
One other possibility is stuck fuel injectors. It...

One other possibility is stuck fuel injectors. It is common for the engines to sit 20-30 years and then start right up, but the fuel system is much more vulnerable to problems from sitting if any of...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-21-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 22,518
Posted By v8volvo
Meyle plugs probably won't last as long as Bosch...

Meyle plugs probably won't last as long as Bosch but should be able to get the engine going.

With oil in the cylinders, correct timing, and functional glow plugs these engines will usually start...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 05-19-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 458
Posted By v8volvo
It's not a good idea. Crossmember may end up...

It's not a good idea. Crossmember may end up weakened by the alteration and you won't be that happy with the fit after all that work in the end. The bottom of the TD oil pan will not be square to...
Forum: Parts for sale 05-14-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,480
Posted By v8volvo
This is probably long gone since it was...

This is probably long gone since it was originally advertised 2 years ago (you might try contacting the OP directly at his email address in the post to be sure).

Regardless I will note the...
Forum: Items Wanted 05-12-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 822
Posted By v8volvo
I have one of the later style in gray on a 940...

I have one of the later style in gray on a 940 parts car. Might not be exactly what you are looking for but you are welcome to have it free (not including price of shipping) if it helps you.
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