Diio

Project: Diio's V40 2.0T - Silverline

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Hello!

Thought I would post my project topic I've had in X40nordic for a few years!

I've been thinking about making a thread and here it is.

Okey

the car is a: Volvo v40 2.0T 2000

Whats going to be done and whats have been done:

[x]step 4 (autotech)

[x]14T Turbo

[x]3" Downpipe , 300cell catt

[x]LTM

[x]XC-grill

[x]v40 Classic wing

[x]Ögonlock

[x]Svarta insatser med kromringar och diod slinga

[x]Dioder i nederkant på dörrar (görs om just nu)

[x]7" stereo Eonon D2205

[x]dampening doors front

[x]18" Zito GT-R

[x]Hällsjö styling front (is beeing repair atm)

[x]reverse cam

[x]home made fog lights

[x]damped hole floor (STP -silver)

[/]remade doorcovers front

[/] Fas2 interior

[x]Diod lights

[x]Diod in combo instrument

[x]Dynamic Bakkjol

[x]new end muffler (dubbel)

[x]5.1 channel

[x]make subwoofer

[x]Coilovers

[ ]clean up in wheel houses

[ ]stainless break hoses

[ ]new doorcovers (again)

Have sertensly forgotten something but it will come more later on

here are a summery of my project so far.

Obs! alot of stuff have been remade over the years

Almoste as the car looks today

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What it looked like when i started! 2009

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i had ALOt of pics to show but the forums stoped me and said it was to many xD

so if you want to see them anyway heres a link

http://www.garaget.org/forum/viewtopic.php?id=238197

Warning contain alot of pictures ! your webbrowser might crash ;>

I will update more here later on! cheers!

Ps. I love Feedback ;)

/Diio

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Awesome project! Could you explain to me how to change out the dash lights?

witch ones? the ones in the middle or the one with speed and rps and so on?

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The speedo meter :)

dont have it in my head but i know there is 2 x T10 and some T5 fittings :) cant give exact number but i can look it up :)

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update

did change timing belt, multibelt? vaterpump and right engine mount.

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workspace^^

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taken off the part were the engine mount is

connected

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old waterpump

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its good with firends to lend you a hand :)

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end of part 1

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part 2

old pump removed

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new one installed

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new timing belt in place

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together again

done

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it was no that hard that i tought but takes some time and its quite fiddley;>

/Anders

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why did you remove the complete right suspension?

that was not for the change of the timing belt ^^

this winters project is to renovate all weel houses and replace all bushings :) thats why^^

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This weekend im going to go and buy a new motor. ... i dont need one, but i want a project for next winter^^

its a -04 t4 engine

1300,000KM !!!

Been sitting in storage in 10 years with one broken piston.

Price is insane! 117 usd or 750 sek ^^

going to have alot of fun with this one!

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damn that's such a come up. good $hit

yeah :)

At first I tought it was a typo that the price was so low but it wasnt :D:D:D

now i just have to figure out whats broken on it and repair it :)

dont know where to buy pistons tho..

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Pyapp has a complete 83mm forged kit (rods+pistons) for sale for really good price.

what or who is pyapp? :D im not looking to tune this engine, just going to renovate it for fun :) (if i can)

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LOL thats a little bit less

yeah ^^

now the motor is in my garage waiting to next winter^^

some updates on the car tho.

New front fenders and some more

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New battery therminal

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nicer pics on the motor

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/Diio

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Whats wrong with the old fenders?

they where rosty ^^

one i did fix a while back but did want new ones^^ now i just need to fit them and then paint :)

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A picture of the piston that i think is bad on my new motor

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some pics what i hav done these last weeks

Painted some

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cleaning time in my other garage, not where the car is

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fit testing

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My fiends changing exaust on my fiends car

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New brake hose

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new stuff is nice. new calipers :):)

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new hoses

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done some at the back

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It started to smell burning plastic in my volvo 245

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Starting the car after timing belt change and 3 month of rest.

ITS ALIVE :)

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