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by POE
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: Fuel pump b18ft
Replies: 2
Views: 262

Re: Fuel pump b18ft

Theres a Bosch distributor where I work so I could pop in and try them fingers crossed , I'm from UK
by POE
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: Fuel pump b18ft
Replies: 2
Views: 262

Fuel pump b18ft

Hi can anyone point me in the direction of a fuel pump , bought one from eBay and completely different and doesn't seem to have to power to run anything , thanks
by POE
Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:15 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: No power to fuel pump
Replies: 8
Views: 562

Re: No power to fuel pump

So just did an ohms test on crank sensor and reads nothing , completely dead so another question is do all the crank sensors with 3 pole for the 480 all be compatible with mine or do they vary ? Thanks
by POE
Wed Jan 09, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Brakes (50)
Topic: Flashing abs light
Replies: 12
Views: 2352

Re: Flashing abs light

Thanks everyone for their input and hopefully get some time this weekend to sort accumulator out , thanks for the info on getting recharged and definitely be giving it a go and hopefully fixes problem 😁
by POE
Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: No power to fuel pump
Replies: 8
Views: 562

Re: No power to fuel pump

So the flywheel sensor could be part of the problem ? , ill do a few tests on weekend and post results ,and thanks
by POE
Tue Jan 08, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: No power to fuel pump
Replies: 8
Views: 562

Re: No power to fuel pump

Hi , its b18ft , when ignition on pump doesn't do anything just clicks relay
by POE
Tue Jan 08, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: No power to fuel pump
Replies: 8
Views: 562

Re: No power to fuel pump

Not sure whether this helps but upon ignition only one of the two relays click once , nothing from the other? Does this tell me that the relay that clicks is the ignition one? Thanks
by POE
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: No power to fuel pump
Replies: 8
Views: 562

No power to fuel pump

So im putting volvo back on road hopefully this year and have come across a few problems 🙄. The fuel pump has no power going to it , pump works manually and relay is clicking just fine on ignition but fuel pump wont work when attached to car , checked for any connections loose and all seems fine , a...
by POE
Sun Jan 06, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Brakes (50)
Topic: Flashing abs light
Replies: 12
Views: 2352

Re: Flashing abs light

Hi , thanks for reply , it flashes while running and i think i have a spare accumulator hiding in shed ,so does it basically screw off ?? Thanks again "kev"
by POE
Wed Jan 02, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Brakes (50)
Topic: Flashing abs light
Replies: 12
Views: 2352

Flashing abs light

Hi , my abs light has suddenly started flashing , had it before when light stays on but not flashing? Any ideas ? Thanks
by POE
Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:09 am
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: Stuttering under boost
Replies: 9
Views: 1866

Re: Stuttering under boost

Thanks fella , all stripped ready to get skimmed but quite busy at the mo so hopefully back together this year
by POE
Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:38 am
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: Stuttering under boost
Replies: 9
Views: 1866

Re: Stuttering under boost

Found the problem was head gasket and compression blowing into the coolant ' ie stuttering' no water in oil and only realised when checked coolant reservoir and bubbles galore
by POE
Thu Nov 24, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: Stuttering under boost
Replies: 9
Views: 1866

Re: Stuttering under boost

Ok so checked various things to no avail so what i have noticed is in 3rd gear when i reach 3k revs it stutters for a few moments and then accelerates normal and does the same in 4th and 5th ?? Any help would be great
by POE
Thu Oct 06, 2016 8:12 pm
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: Stuttering under boost
Replies: 9
Views: 1866

Re: Stuttering under boost

Thanks for reply ' yes I'll have a check at weekend along with everything else ' and thanks
by POE
Thu Oct 06, 2016 11:16 am
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: Stuttering under boost
Replies: 9
Views: 1866

Stuttering under boost

ok so finally got car sorted and on the road but doesn't seem to want to boost and and can feel it holding back and jerking car (has Richmond) ' any ideas ? Thanks
by POE
Sun May 29, 2016 9:44 pm
Forum: Brakes (50)
Topic: 480 turbo caliper differences
Replies: 4
Views: 4724

Re: 480 turbo caliper differences

the early models had solid discs and vented for the later ones and caliper size larger for vented if I'm correct
by POE
Sun May 29, 2016 8:14 am
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: leaking auxiliary water pump
Replies: 26
Views: 3332

Re: leaking auxiliary water pump

I stripped mine down as wasn't working and thought at first was seized but the wiring was somewhat iffy ' engine bay access was quite easy with airbox removed and 10mm socket for pump
by POE
Sun Feb 28, 2016 10:20 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: gremlin
Replies: 8
Views: 2320

Re: gremlin

Haha well I found out why the engine stalls when radiator fan kicks in but first ill give you a bit of info first and see if you can guess what the problem was :lol: Done at lot of wiring for horns etc and replaced some corroded wiring for flywheel sensor ' airbox removed and left out for the time b...
by POE
Thu Feb 18, 2016 11:07 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: gremlin
Replies: 8
Views: 2320

Re: gremlin

Haha yes very high ' I have another alternator about somewhere so will swap over at weekend if I have time and post results ' and thanks for your input :D
by POE
Tue Feb 16, 2016 7:23 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: gremlin
Replies: 8
Views: 2320

Re: gremlin

Ok so I had car running last night for about 20mins checking various wires to no avail ' battery was disconnected last night and just done a voltage check ' 14.9 v battery check not running 16.6 v car running 14.9 v under load ' heater fans on full ' hazards and heated seats 15.7 v after stopped eng...