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  • Tee5alive's Avatar
    Yesterday, 13:25
    Tee5alive replied to a thread D5 misfire? in Phase 2 Models
    Hi Dave I have got hold of IPA now, can you tell me why brake cleaner wont do the same job please, for my future info cheers
    3 replies | 84 view(s)
  • utopiacraig's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:59
    utopiacraig created an album volvo 850r album
  • woz's Avatar
    Monday 18th June 2018, 00:11
    woz replied to a thread 850 fuel leak mystery in 850 Series
    I would contact the garage straight away, they should sort it out. But if it was me the first placeI would check, in the absenceof any visible...
    1 replies | 50 view(s)
  • G.Laing's Avatar
    Sunday 17th June 2018, 21:46
    G.Laing replied to a thread Project 850 T5 AWD in Projects
    away to start a very similar project. I have a 850 engine and a v70r 2004 engine that I might split to build one engine . hopefully use a holset...
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  • oblark's Avatar
    Sunday 17th June 2018, 19:10
    oblark replied to a thread Project 850 T5 AWD in Projects
    Slowly running the 2.5ltr engine in and trying to dial the injectors in. After raising/lowering the injector constant and dead times it was still...
    90 replies | 19976 view(s)
  • deanrwilkins's Avatar
    Sunday 17th June 2018, 17:31
    After having some work done recently, my 850 T-5R developed a fuel leak. The leak is not severe (no puddles on the drive, MPG more or less the same)...
    1 replies | 50 view(s)
  • MoleT-5R's Avatar
    Sunday 17th June 2018, 11:34
    Looking back at your pictures in the OP, this shows the calipers on solid rear discs. Were the ones supplied wrong because they were slightly...
    3 replies | 223 view(s)
  • Bigsi15's Avatar
    Sunday 17th June 2018, 10:22
    Hi all So how long do you go between replacing spark plugs? I run genuine plugs on a nearly stage 2 tuned 850 which generally get driven like an...
    0 replies | 41 view(s)
  • Bigsi15's Avatar
    Sunday 17th June 2018, 10:19
    Bigsi15 replied to a thread Anti roll bar thoughts in 850 Series
    That’s the golden question lol! Had quite a bit of trouble getting the rears setup and still not completely convinced although it rides and drives...
    12 replies | 387 view(s)
  • NECC's Avatar
    Saturday 16th June 2018, 20:22
    Sorry for late reply, to be honest I know very little about mechanics on the car as I've always trusted others to do the work for me. Caliper issue...
    3 replies | 223 view(s)
  • Tee5alive's Avatar
    Saturday 16th June 2018, 17:41
    Tee5alive replied to a thread D5 misfire? in Phase 2 Models
    Oh nice one Thanks Dave I have no idea when the filter was changed I'll get that done.
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  • davebb's Avatar
    Saturday 16th June 2018, 13:41
    davebb replied to a thread D5 misfire? in Phase 2 Models
    when was the fuel filter last changed, also look at the MAF sensor, give it a clean with some IPA, do not use brake cleaner, Dave
    3 replies | 84 view(s)
  • Tee5alive's Avatar
    Friday 15th June 2018, 21:02
    Tee5alive started a thread D5 misfire? in Phase 2 Models
    Hi well now I have most of the fault codes cleared and sorted I thought all would be well but now I have a misfire between 1500 and 2500 RPM?...
    3 replies | 84 view(s)
  • woz's Avatar
    Wednesday 13th June 2018, 22:52
    80:20 rule is all I can say. 20% of the effort gets you 80% of the benefit. So, minor porting work, removal of flashings, a little detail work on...
    1 replies | 213 view(s)
  • LeeT5's Avatar
    Wednesday 13th June 2018, 15:36
    Does the voltage increase when you bring the revs up to 3000rpm? If they do, the regulator is knackered so it’ll be a new Alternator. 13.62v...
    19 replies | 313 view(s)
  • Tee5alive's Avatar
    Wednesday 13th June 2018, 15:22
    Wow you guys certainly know your stuff!! Bought a genuine Volvo battery started first time BUT.......... Let her idle for an half an hour...
    19 replies | 313 view(s)
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