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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Today, 10:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 562
Posted By lummert
I agree, check the crank pulley. Also search out...

I agree, check the crank pulley. Also search out premium belts which are true 11mm width (cheaper belts are actually 3/8" width even though they are specified as 11mm).
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Today, 10:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 443
Posted By lummert
Medium length Ford 302 V8 oil filter is same as...

Medium length Ford 302 V8 oil filter is same as Dodge/Plymouth/Chrysler V8. Longer than Volvo filter but shorter than FL-1A filter.

NAPA 1068
Thread size: 3/4-16
Length:4.06"
Outer Diameter:...
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By lummert
Perhaps a master cylinder that fit the booster.

Perhaps a master cylinder that fit the booster.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-22-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,278
Posted By lummert
Coolant temperature sensor?

Coolant temperature sensor?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 947
Posted By lummert
Have you thought of using that wire at number 1...

Have you thought of using that wire at number 1 on number 4 and that wire at number 4 at number 1? I see someone already mentioned this.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2021, 12:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,619
Posted By lummert
Fuel return hose is 8 mm (5/16 inch).

Fuel return hose is 8 mm (5/16 inch).
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-01-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,818
Posted By lummert
Try shutting the radio off with the source button...

Try shutting the radio off with the source button and see if the battery stays up. If the display shows anything when the ignition is shut off the radio is still turned on.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-01-2021, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,252
Posted By lummert
Hard Allen head bolts. VW used to use them on...

Hard Allen head bolts. VW used to use them on early water cooled engines. They were reusable but had a different torque procedure.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-01-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,396
Posted By lummert
I have read about PCV/catch can systems on Turbo...

I have read about PCV/catch can systems on Turbo LS engines causing air to enter at the rear main seal which caused a noise that was difficult to track down.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,818
Posted By lummert
Aftermarket stereo installed?

Aftermarket stereo installed?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2021, 09:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,125
Posted By lummert
The 740 door locks were easy to install after I...

The 740 door locks were easy to install after I figured out that I had to remove the glass to get past the security panels in the doors. The plastic panels prevented access to the door locks. With...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,733
Posted By lummert
I ran some of these tires on my 88 765. They wear...

I ran some of these tires on my 88 765. They wear like iron and get very hard as they age.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2021, 08:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,733
Posted By lummert
I'm running a pair of Pirelli P4 Plus, size...

I'm running a pair of Pirelli P4 Plus, size 195/65R-15's on the front of my 88 765. They appear to be good tires. The Plus is H speed rated.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-28-2021, 08:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,396
Posted By lummert
I have problems with crankcase pressure on my 88...

I have problems with crankcase pressure on my 88 765 T with 343K miles. I have tried many things including mounting a Chrysler V8 breather cap on the valve cover. Never got it to run all that well. I...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-25-2021, 12:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,396
Posted By lummert
Crankcase needs enough vacuum to keep the oil cap...

Crankcase needs enough vacuum to keep the oil cap in place.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-24-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,125
Posted By lummert
I installed 91 740 door locks, including key, in...

I installed 91 740 door locks, including key, in my 88 765 front doors. I have to use 2 keys but I can more easily get copies of the door key made.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,125
Posted By lummert
850 uses the same lock cylinder. The steering...

850 uses the same lock cylinder. The steering wheel lock may be issue. You can get at it after removing the lock cylinder and the ignition switch. BTDT on my 88 765.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,300
Posted By lummert
Think this persons ad has a typo. The 760 part is...

Think this persons ad has a typo. The 760 part is probably meant to 1983-85.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,237
Posted By lummert
Heat the strut tube, not the gland nut.

Heat the strut tube, not the gland nut.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2021, 05:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,001
Posted By lummert
Volvo also has this setup providing the key turns...

Volvo also has this setup providing the key turns the lock cylinder. But this issue is for a different chapter.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2021, 05:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,001
Posted By lummert
Neutral safety switch? If AT try with shifter in...

Neutral safety switch? If AT try with shifter in neutral.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,388
Posted By lummert
The main pump can out pump the in-tank pump. Make...

The main pump can out pump the in-tank pump. Make certain that the in-tank pump is wired correctly. If the in-tank pump is wired backwards it will pump backwards (as in back into the tank).
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2021, 05:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,651
Posted By lummert
A steel metric oil drain plug?

A steel metric oil drain plug?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,201
Posted By lummert
Heavy duty. I live in the Indiana land of pot...

Heavy duty. I live in the Indiana land of pot holes.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 44,657
Posted By lummert
Brazing has been done providing the steel pipe...

Brazing has been done providing the steel pipe joints are slip fit. Not sure about aluminized steel and or stainless pipe.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 61,743
Posted By lummert
Update: since replacing the O2 sensor I've been...

Update: since replacing the O2 sensor I've been able to swap to the Pontiac Firebird Turbo V6 3 bar FPR. This FPR is bolt on proving a short length of the GM 8 mm line an fitting is retained. I now...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-18-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,071
Posted By lummert
Go for something modern such as Bosch Gen III...

Go for something modern such as Bosch Gen III injectors. The white composite body injectors mentioned are a good choice. They flow about 33 lb/hr at 3 bar.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2021, 01:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,722
Posted By lummert
If it were me I'd source some remanufactured...

If it were me I'd source some remanufactured calipers.
Forum: showroom 06-30-2021, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,565
Posted By lummert
Thinking you may have to do a bit of work to fit...

Thinking you may have to do a bit of work to fit 760/960 front light and grille parts to a 740. Maybe with mounting parts from a 940.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-23-2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,516
Posted By lummert
Ford used the same oil filter nipple.

Ford used the same oil filter nipple.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-23-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,723
Posted By lummert
Doesn't the 91 940SE sedan use the same rear...

Doesn't the 91 940SE sedan use the same rear suspension that you are trying to setup?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-23-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,070
Posted By lummert
Was the flywheel (or flex plate) removed from the...

Was the flywheel (or flex plate) removed from the engine during the trans swap? Is yes, verify that it is installed correctly.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-23-2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,133
Posted By lummert
The old way would have been to use a vented cap....

The old way would have been to use a vented cap. But these days you need to figure out what you need and fix the issue.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2021, 11:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,607
Posted By lummert
10 psi per 1000 rpm is what I was always told.

10 psi per 1000 rpm is what I was always told.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2021, 11:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,169
Posted By lummert
The retractor has to level.

The retractor has to level.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-14-2021, 05:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,883
Posted By lummert
All your test did was show that your ratio is...

All your test did was show that your ratio is 3.73:1.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-14-2021, 05:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,883
Posted By lummert
On the locker you'd have to give that one wheel a...

On the locker you'd have to give that one wheel a rather hard spin to make the locker engage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-14-2021, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,102
Posted By lummert
91 740 without ABS that I got rotors from years...

91 740 without ABS that I got rotors from years ago was equipped with 287mm rotors and Girling dual piston calipers with dual hoses. Make sure to get the calipers with the mounting frames. But like...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-14-2021, 05:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,514
Posted By lummert
765T finally running good again. On Saturday...

765T finally running good again. On Saturday afternoon I swapped out the FPR without any change in running. Saturday night I swapped out the ECT with little difference. So Sunday I swapped in a new...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-14-2021, 05:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,537
Posted By lummert
Muffler up front in cat location with single 3...

Muffler up front in cat location with single 3 inch inlet and dual 2-1/4 inch outlets. exit on passenger side out the rear.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-12-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,514
Posted By lummert
Starting to think the coolant temp sensor has...

Starting to think the coolant temp sensor has failed. Runs fine until engine is hot, then idle is not so good. I have tested a spare sensor and will swap it out after it gets dark. Need for things to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-10-2021, 08:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,514
Posted By lummert
I did this test on the sensor that I installed. I...

I did this test on the sensor that I installed. I didn't test the sensor that I removed because I cut the wires loose trying to get a socket on the sensor. I just dropped the pipe and easily loosened...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-10-2021, 08:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,514
Posted By lummert
I managed to drop the downpipe today and swapped...

I managed to drop the downpipe today and swapped out the O2 sensor with one of three I found at home. O2 sensor voltage is switching but I can't get the LED to flash when checking the baseline...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-09-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,514
Posted By lummert
Checked again today. No output at all from the O2...

Checked again today. No output at all from the O2 sensor. I have located 2 OE sensors here at home to take to my friends junkyard to get it swapped out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-08-2021, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,514
Posted By lummert
Failed O2 Sensor?

Think my 88 765 TIC has a failed O2 sensor. My fuel mileage average went from 21 to 25 mpg. This suggested something being wrong such as a bad vacuum hose to the FPR which had happened years ago. I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-02-2021, 08:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,634
Posted By lummert
I have changed many coolant sensors on my 88 765...

I have changed many coolant sensors on my 88 765 with B230FT. Never removed the intake manifold. Of course mine doesn't have a cold start injector.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-02-2021, 08:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,634
Posted By lummert
If you're going to reuse that old sensor clean...

If you're going to reuse that old sensor clean the thread sealant from the threads.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-02-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,151
Posted By lummert
Wonder if the car was originally diesel.

Wonder if the car was originally diesel.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2021, 08:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,240
Posted By lummert
AQ145 shows as B23.

AQ145 shows as B23.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,379
Posted By lummert
Your rear tires are going to be slightly smaller...

Your rear tires are going to be slightly smaller overall diameter than fronts. But not by much.
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