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Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 11-19-2021, 07:01 PM
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Views: 99
Posted By v8volvo
Personally no experience with it here, but I...

Personally no experience with it here, but I would guess it would be excellent, far beyond OK. AFAIK more or less any modern well-made synthetic is very strong protection, especially for a NA D24...
Forum: Body and Interior 11-19-2021, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 199
Posted By v8volvo
The design of the alternator case might also be a...

The design of the alternator case might also be a factor (whether it is able to bolt in to the factory bracket). I don't think any of those that you linked to are the same size/design as the factory...
Forum: Parts for sale 11-19-2021, 08:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 190
Posted By v8volvo
Good of you to offer here first, these may well...

Good of you to offer here first, these may well be helpful to someone.

For those who may be looking (and for your info as the seller in case you end up taking them to ebay):

The lower hose in...
Forum: Help! My car died! 11-14-2021, 08:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,357
Posted By v8volvo
Those are the usual cracks that almost all of the...

Those are the usual cracks that almost all of the old series VW/Audi/Volvo diesels have.

The general rule is that as long as you can't fit your fingernail into it, it is OK. That one looks...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 11-09-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By v8volvo
Yikes, that does look like a problem waiting to...

Yikes, that does look like a problem waiting to happen on that slave rod linkage.

The US diesel cars we got here (only available thru 1985 with manual trans) all had the old style cable operated...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 11-04-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
Posted By v8volvo
I think I also installed a Gates kit or two in...

I think I also installed a Gates kit or two in the past. No issues I remember either. Gates is a reputable supplier so I am sure any components they source from other outlets for their kits are...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 10-24-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
Posted By v8volvo
Sorry, a correction. It looks like Brickwerks...

Sorry, a correction. It looks like Brickwerks shows a water pump with a good type impeller on that page but now I see it lists it as currently out of stock.

I would recommend searching under...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 10-24-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
Posted By v8volvo
As for the parts and water pump -- look under the...

As for the parts and water pump -- look under the early type TD category under LT parts at brickwerks.co.uk and you should find everything, many of us have had good experiences purchasing from them...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 10-24-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
Posted By v8volvo
That tool kit looks right for the injection pump...

That tool kit looks right for the injection pump timing.

As for the other tools, you can improvise a lot of them especially if you have some fabrication skills. The most specific tool is the one...
Forum: Items Wanted 10-24-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 498
Posted By v8volvo
Any used radiator will be 40 years old so...

Any used radiator will be 40 years old so probably will leak soon too... Probably would want to get it rebuilt before dropping in, if you find one. So a used rad might not really solve your problem,...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 10-19-2021, 11:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 346
Posted By v8volvo
One other question occurring to me to add to...

One other question occurring to me to add to ngoma's list above -- does your engine have EGR?

The EGR system (when present) on these D24T/IC is a very early design that uses stone-age controls...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 10-08-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By v8volvo
Diesel Bob in the UK could be a good resource...

Diesel Bob in the UK could be a good resource also. http://dieselbob.co.uk/
Forum: Help! My car died! 10-06-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,357
Posted By v8volvo
I think when dahicori said he "set the timing" he...

I think when dahicori said he "set the timing" he maybe means he rotated the engine to #1 TDC in preparation for disassembly? Maybe not that he had timed the engine in the sense of configuring the...
Forum: Parts for sale 10-01-2021, 08:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 827
Posted By v8volvo
Kevin, man sorry to hear this news. Good to see...

Kevin, man sorry to hear this news. Good to see you again here even so.

Hope things can turn around soon somehow with what you have going on, best wishes.

Anders up near Seattle has a pretty...
Forum: Forum News / Comments and Suggestions 09-26-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 800
Posted By v8volvo
Forum "Rules Of The Road" - New Members Please Read

This thread will be an attempt to make a short set of guidelines for interacting on this forum. For most folks, these are all obvious common-sense ideas, but it is worthwhile to spell them out to...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 09-19-2021, 09:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,044
Posted By v8volvo
Seth, any update? Success finding the source of...

Seth, any update? Success finding the source of oil in the coolant?

We are always curious about solutions on here, so that threads can serve as a future resource for someone who may have a...
Forum: Items Wanted 09-16-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 773
Posted By v8volvo
Getting this stuff locally is a hang-up for a lot...

Getting this stuff locally is a hang-up for a lot of people. The key is to realize these cars are antiques now. Very practical antiques, perfectly viable for daily real world use, but still...
Forum: Parts Suppliers 09-16-2021, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 972
Posted By v8volvo
Yeah good point, that is true. Maybe with the...

Yeah good point, that is true. Maybe with the exception of a three-notch fiber gasket, those seem to be plentiful enough. Plus in the case of the HG even if you found a NOS one somewhere maybe you...
Forum: Parts Suppliers 09-13-2021, 11:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 972
Posted By v8volvo
Just checked autohaus, here you go on the intake...

Just checked autohaus, here you go on the intake gasket, USD $3.99 in stock.

https://www.autohausaz.com/pn/1257212

This came up correctly when I searched under 1982 240 GL wagon with D24, but...
Forum: Parts Suppliers 09-13-2021, 11:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 972
Posted By v8volvo
autohausaz.com still has a good selection. ...

autohausaz.com still has a good selection. Including intake gasket last I looked.

Sometimes have to look around at different applications. For example it might show an intake gasket for a 1983...
Forum: Member Showroom 09-07-2021, 11:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 658
Posted By v8volvo
Yeah the 10-spoke wheels were a bonus. The...

Yeah the 10-spoke wheels were a bonus. The silver car came with a full set in decent shape -- need refinishing but they are straight. The green wagon didn't have them, that is my winter tires from...
Forum: Member Showroom 09-06-2021, 11:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 658
Posted By v8volvo
Two new projects

It has been years since I wound up with a new to me diesel Volvo but in the last two months, I have been surprised to have two of them land in my lap. Didn't really think there were any more...
Forum: Help! My car died! 09-06-2021, 10:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,357
Posted By v8volvo
He might have meant avoiding breaking the...

He might have meant avoiding breaking the injector bosses on the head. Yes that would be a good tip.

Other tips -- work slowly and methodically, take good notes, keep track of what came from...
Forum: Diesel Engine and Drivetrain 09-06-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,201
Posted By v8volvo
I just spent some time searching for a VW/Audi...

I just spent some time searching for a VW/Audi TSB that I know I have found before but cannot seem to track down right now. However this thread makes mention of it. ...
Forum: Items Wanted 09-04-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 843
Posted By v8volvo
Phil, I left you a voicemail and sent you a PM. ...

Phil, I left you a voicemail and sent you a PM. I am in touch with a guy in the LA area who has several good running D24T motors, can connect you if this is what you need.

Reach back out to me if...
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