Join Today

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Timo.; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. Thread: V50 D5 issues

    by Timo.
    Replies
    1
    Views
    109

    Doesn't use a drop of coolant. Not...

    Doesn't use a drop of coolant.

    Not particularly using much oil. Always needed a top up every now and again but definitely nothing that I'm concerned about.
  2. Thread: V50 D5 issues

    by Timo.
    Replies
    1
    Views
    109

    V50 D5 issues

    Loved my car in the beginning....

    Never been hugely impressed with the fuel economy but it is a 2.4 litre engine so I accepted it would never be as good as my old 1.9 TDI.

    Consistently got low...
  3. B5244T is the block size shared across the...

    B5244T is the block size shared across the various power output versions on that engine. (That being the 2.4L 5 cylinder.) The B5244T5 is the 260 horse version.
    ...
  4. Replies
    2
    Views
    457

    I've ordered the heavy duty front wish bones,...

    I've ordered the heavy duty front wish bones, which come with better bushes and bigger ball joints....

    Hopefully that should future proof it.....
  5. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,092

    Nice........ What did you pay for it in 2016?

    Nice........

    What did you pay for it in 2016?
  6. Replies
    40
    Views
    6,423

    What a sorry state...... Good luck with the...

    What a sorry state......

    Good luck with the fix up!!
  7. Replies
    2
    Views
    457

    850R full suspension overhaul

    Thinking of spending some coinage on the old girl this summer and doing a total overhaul of the suspension.

    Have priced ever bush, mount and etc for Parts4volvo....

    Already did the front shocks...
  8. Thread: Camshaft seals

    by Timo.
    Replies
    3
    Views
    413

    Really easy to replace the side I've done. The...

    Really easy to replace the side I've done. The other side...... tricky, as its cam sprockets off. I only had a new cambelt fitted about 1000 miles ago so I wont be doing that side for a long time.
    ...
  9. Thread: Camshaft seals

    by Timo.
    Replies
    3
    Views
    413

    Camshaft seals

    Owing to confusion I have only done one of the seals.

    Most parts outlets confusing call them "front" or "rear" camshaft seals which made me order one of each. When in fact, "front" means the cam...
  10. Replies
    1
    Views
    340

    "edrive" button is like super eco mode (will make...

    "edrive" button is like super eco mode (will make engine stop/start). Sip away at the diesel....
  11. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,120

    That must have been some parts bill!!!

    That must have been some parts bill!!!
  12. Thread: Throttle body ?

    by Timo.
    Replies
    2
    Views
    1,047

    I could be wrong but I think alot of the starting...

    I could be wrong but I think alot of the starting issues were with the plastic throttle bodies on the PSA 2.0 D (4 cylinder) engines found across the earlier V50/S40 cars.
  13. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,430

    Love the Vulcan.......... :biggrin: Gonna try...

    Love the Vulcan.......... :biggrin:

    Gonna try the standard ECU back in when I'm off at the end of the week and take from there. I think I'm being over picky with the car.

    Thanks

    T.
  14. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,430

    When I say it didn't used to do it, I cant...

    When I say it didn't used to do it, I cant remember if it changed after replacing the original ECU with the RICA one. The car has been on/off the road numerous times in storage over the past five...
  15. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,430

    I have a boost gauge. She only max's out 11/12...

    I have a boost gauge. She only max's out 11/12 psi.

    She does have a rica ecu fitted. Maybe I should try the original back in it and see if it sorts itself out. Least I would know either way.
  16. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,430

    I've inspected from the turbo to the top of the...

    I've inspected from the turbo to the top of the intercooler. The reducer pipe on top of the turbo has seperated internally and I thought I'd found the culprit. Got a replacement and its still exactly...
  17. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,430

    https://youtu.be/x89DFmp_kOI Longer video

    https://youtu.be/x89DFmp_kOI

    Longer video
  18. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,430

    Strange howl from my 850R

    https://youtu.be/o8ZRh4_hW0g

    Hopefully this works........

    My 850 R howls under boost, anything above 80% throttle. It is really loud.

    Goes like a train, just cant figure out why its doing...
  19. Replies
    88
    Views
    15,250

    Pics asap

    Pics asap
  20. Thread: Cruise Fuse?

    by Timo.
    Replies
    9
    Views
    1,471

    I had a S80 once. "Cruise" came on, but as soon...

    I had a S80 once. "Cruise" came on, but as soon as you steered it knocked itself off.

    I replaced the circular connector behind the steering wheel that connects all the buttons on the wheel to the...
  21. Thread: My 850R story

    by Timo.
    Replies
    15
    Views
    1,720

    Nice wheels.......... and ouch!! Bummer

    Nice wheels.......... and ouch!! Bummer
  22. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,841

    For sale on the bay. Got a D5 V50 R design at...

    For sale on the bay.

    Got a D5 V50 R design at long last so not required anymore :)
    ...
  23. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,841

    32066 32067 "busy" engine bay :)

    32066

    32067

    "busy" engine bay :)
  24. Thread: My 850R story

    by Timo.
    Replies
    15
    Views
    1,720

    I checked out all my plugs the other day. I had...

    I checked out all my plugs the other day. I had oil down at least 2/3 of the plugs hole. Been there for some time. It was nice a syrupy!! All cleaned out now. Replaced filler cap seal. Another thing...
  25. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,841

    Blimey Lee, take a breath... :) Thats not a...

    Blimey Lee, take a breath... :)

    Thats not a picture of my car, its one I found whilst trying to figure out what the pipe was supposed to be connected to. I even had the 850 Rs bonnet open but it...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4
ipv6 ready