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by AleksanderHugo
Sun Jan 15, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: The secret life of a 480 owner...
Topic: My second 480...... project 'sleeper'
Replies: 116
Views: 19706

Re: My second 480...... project 'sleeper'

I am very curious about the outcome of this project :) Keep us updated and good luck!
by AleksanderHugo
Mon Nov 28, 2016 6:39 pm
Forum: Cars For Sale / Wanted
Topic: How to sell your 480
Replies: 5
Views: 1197

Re: How to sell your 480

Yes, it's already advertised for parts on facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/5381186515/
by AleksanderHugo
Mon Nov 21, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: Body and Interior (80)
Topic: Centre Console Cubby Removal/Aux Gauge Installation
Replies: 11
Views: 7986

Re: Centre Console Cubby Removal/Aux Gauge Installation

I can see the whole gauge set with the sensor and the bracket in this eBay auction: https://www.ebay.com/itm/192032858258 The price is a bit high...

Does anyone know if the bracket can be replaced by some non-original part? It seems to be a fairly simple part :)
by AleksanderHugo
Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:26 pm
Forum: Styling
Topic: Volvo factory pinstripe kit
Replies: 8
Views: 5923

Re: Volvo factory pinstripe kit

Nice :) I think it looks very good.
by AleksanderHugo
Wed Oct 26, 2016 12:19 pm
Forum: Howto manuals
Topic: Opening the dash
Replies: 8
Views: 12710

Re: Opening the dash

You need brave pills, then you pull the rotary headlight switch, yes.Its not the knob, but the whole assembly that comes out, by the way I think that the proper way of removing the round light switch is to remove the knob first. Then it is possible to press two small plastic "levers" which release ...
by AleksanderHugo
Thu Oct 06, 2016 8:10 pm
Forum: Engine (20)
Topic: Stuttering under boost
Replies: 9
Views: 1865

Re: Stuttering under boost

I had similar symptoms and it turned out to be a broken wire to one of the injectors. At least I hope so, because I have just finished fixing the wire and I will make a test drive tomorrow :)
by AleksanderHugo
Mon Sep 19, 2016 9:37 pm
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: Keyhole illumination?
Replies: 14
Views: 2919

Re: Keyhole illumination?

Let me dig up this old topic—I have a question related to it :)

It seems that my keyhole illumination is always on. Should it be like that? I am a bit worried that it is slowly draining my battery :)
by AleksanderHugo
Sat Sep 17, 2016 11:45 am
Forum: Body and Interior (80)
Topic: Centre Console Cubby Removal/Aux Gauge Installation
Replies: 11
Views: 7986

Re: Centre Console Cubby Removal/Aux Gauge Installation

Did anyone of you tried installing one of these senders? Do they fit?
by AleksanderHugo
Tue Sep 13, 2016 11:34 am
Forum: Electrical system (30)
Topic: Odometer tooth gear broken.
Replies: 4
Views: 1315

Re: Odometer tooth gear broken.

3D printing is the only hope for 480 owners :lol: