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Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 04-08-2021, 03:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 148
Posted By v8volvo
You are only looking for the short rubber hose,...

You are only looking for the short rubber hose, correct? Not the entire metal pipe?

If you just need the hose, it is simply a short length of standard 5/8" heater hose, available from any parts...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 04-08-2021, 03:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By v8volvo
That should be fine. Fully synthetic and diesel...

That should be fine. Fully synthetic and diesel rated are the most important things. A 5W30 or 5W40 grade will work equally well in almost all conditions.

For extended driving in hot weather...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-06-2021, 11:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By v8volvo
I posted in your other thread which will merge...

I posted in your other thread which will merge with this one. You should not throw in the towel yet, don't get rid of it because you can't find a shop to handle it -- the next person will only...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 04-06-2021, 11:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By v8volvo
Can you find a good quality 5W40 fully synthetic...

Can you find a good quality 5W40 fully synthetic diesel rated oil?

A 5W40 (or 0W40) synthetic will perform better than 10W40 for protecting your engine on cold starts. Faster oil pressure rise...
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-05-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,550
Posted By v8volvo
Don't make any rash decisions yet, give it a...

Don't make any rash decisions yet, give it a little time. ;)

The group of folks willing/capable to work on these is small but the right people are out there. Southern CA is a dense area and there...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 04-02-2021, 09:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 141
Posted By v8volvo
It has been done by a few folks but never with...

It has been done by a few folks but never with any good writeup or photos on how.

There was a guy who had a D24T swap in a Ford pickup that had one, and one in a Volvo from a member who only...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 03-27-2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By v8volvo
If in fact the valve stem seals and tappets are...

If in fact the valve stem seals and tappets are problematic, those both could be replaced with the cylinder head remaining installed on the engine, assuming you are working carefully with the right...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 03-24-2021, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 222
Posted By v8volvo
Hydraulic lifter and camshaft failure

This was not on a D24/T engine but on a closely related 4-cylinder VW diesel using identical lifters to what is found in the later series D24, D24T, D24TIC engines from roughly 1987 onward in most...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 03-24-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 443
Posted By v8volvo
Nothing too out of the ordinary about it for the...

Nothing too out of the ordinary about it for the most part. It's a fairly standard design, overhead cam aluminum head. Easy for any machine shop to do the standard kind of work, replacing...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 03-23-2021, 07:15 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 46,199
Posted By v8volvo
That is a generous offer, thank you! Sent...

That is a generous offer, thank you!

Sent you a PM with my email address, feel free to send them to me and I will see what I can do, or if I can't get them fixed up, then I'll take the lawsuit...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 03-19-2021, 05:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 351
Posted By v8volvo
Idle speed IIRC from book spec is supposed to be...

Idle speed IIRC from book spec is supposed to be around 750-800 with engine warm and trans in neutral?

I have never noticed a major drop in idle speed with trans in gear on the automatic Volvo TD...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 03-04-2021, 07:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 46,199
Posted By v8volvo
Good news. :) Just be sure the stuff you get is...

Good news. :) Just be sure the stuff you get is relevant to the 5 and 6 cylinder diesel (as used in Audi cars, VW LT heavy trucks, and Volvo cars, but NOT in small VW cars such as Golf, Passat,...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-28-2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 46,199
Posted By v8volvo
Yeah. Sometimes referred to as the "M&P"...

Yeah.

Sometimes referred to as the "M&P" method -- meaning "mark and pray" :eek:

Pray to which God? Who knows, as the prayers are always ignored. :p
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-28-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 46,199
Posted By v8volvo
That is bad and dangerous advice, and you are...

That is bad and dangerous advice, and you are right to not accept it.

It's the same philosophy that has resulted in so many of these engines being destroyed by "Volvo specialists" over the decades...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-23-2021, 09:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,647
Posted By v8volvo
That does sound much too slow. When running...

That does sound much too slow. When running right, even stock, they are reasonably stout. Not fast, but easily able to get up to the speed of traffic with minimal drama.

Either a mis-adjusted...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-22-2021, 10:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,647
Posted By v8volvo
Aha, well we should be that way here as well, but...

Aha, well we should be that way here as well, but instead the bars and casinos are full, even while the schools are mostly closed down. :mad: :mad: :rolleyes:
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-22-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,647
Posted By v8volvo
No I quoted the maximum listed for each engine,...

No I quoted the maximum listed for each engine, not knowing what generation D5 you have. Looks like the 163hp had either 340nm or 420nm depending on year. Still a huge difference and, what's more,...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-22-2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,647
Posted By v8volvo
Yes if you are comparing to a modern Volvo D5...

Yes if you are comparing to a modern Volvo D5 with common rail direct injection and variable-vane turbo and twin cams and full electronic control, and around DOUBLE the max stock torque output at...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-21-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,647
Posted By v8volvo
Oh BTW, in your second picture, the large...

Oh BTW, in your second picture, the large rectangular relay very close to the EGR control solenoids is your glow plug relay. The one with "VOLVO" and "80A" and "12V" labeling on it.

Don't...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-21-2021, 12:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,647
Posted By v8volvo
That is your EGR valve. The actuators connected...

That is your EGR valve. The actuators connected to the other end of the yellow vac line are the control components for the EGR system.

You could disconnect that stuff if you want to. Usually...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-21-2021, 12:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By v8volvo
Great suggestions from jpliddy and others on...

Great suggestions from jpliddy and others on methods for testing/isolating possible noise from the vacuum pump.

One more to add if all other methods fail to leave you 100% certain of the source of...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-15-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 654
Posted By v8volvo
Good to hear. Sounds like fun upgrades, feel...

Good to hear. Sounds like fun upgrades, feel free throw some photos up here sometime for us to see the progress, we always enjoy checking out the Pinz and LT trucks that give some variety from the...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-14-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 654
Posted By v8volvo
You may want to try sending Jason...

You may want to try sending Jason (https://d24t.com/member.php?u=2) a message or email and see if he would be able to help you at some point. Been a few years since he was last frequenting the...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-13-2021, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 654
Posted By v8volvo
From what I can recall at least, we don't have...

From what I can recall at least, we don't have many current active members in the Rockies region. There used to be a member on here, Hecklebone, who lived in Denver and had a Pinzgauer TD that he did...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 02-09-2021, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 593
Posted By v8volvo
Foghorn117 where have you been finding the MLS...

Foghorn117 where have you been finding the MLS gaskets? Most of us here have had a hard time getting them for some years now. Shipping in from Europe or do you have a N America source?
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