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  1. Rear window seal/trim is sold Random vacuum...

    Rear window seal/trim is sold

    Random vacuum elbows and clamps are sold

    J-hose is pending.
  2. Sold my V70 XC...have parts I do not need: suspension, floor mats and misc. stuff.

    Selling items that I have around the shed.

    I have not posted on here in a while, but if you guys need anything or have any questions on the stuff listed below, please feel free to PM me.

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    hell yeah!

    hell yeah!
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    A chipped LPT motor is indeed quite a nice ride,...

    A chipped LPT motor is indeed quite a nice ride, but I only have experience with this feeling on a FWD 850. I expect that the AWD slows it down a little frim trans. friction loss, and weight, but...
  5. Poll: thank you :)

    thank you :)
  6. Poll: Citi lights write up...

    Citi lights write up
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    I'd like to add that people have been tuning...

    I'd like to add that people have been tuning 850's for over 10 years, and modification of the OEM airbox has always been minimal...even with a K&N. Gas mileage will increase just from less...
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    that turbo will work the same regardless of ram...

    that turbo will work the same regardless of ram air...its the temperature of the air, and density (related to temperature) that makes the difference.

    I am not familiar with anything Chevrolet,...
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    long term effecta are none, but you will abuse it...

    long term effecta are none, but you will abuse it cornering...just be aware.
    TME and Ohlins feel very very good...OEM soport kit for R AWD wagons 98-2000
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    I would, personally, disable the wipers by...

    I would, personally, disable the wipers by unplugging the power to them, and leave them laying flat. If you remove the wipers cpmpletely, you will be left with a hole on each sode of the...
  11. Thread: Thud At 55 MPH

    by rodrigo
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    Have you considered looking at the motor/trans...

    Have you considered looking at the motor/trans mounts as they could be related to the thumping? Worth looking at since its at the dealer (if you trust them)

    For the record: MY00 V70 XC SE....4...
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    it was not under comprssion. IPD no longer has...

    it was not under comprssion.
    IPD no longer has AWD lowering springs. wait for Kaplheke coilovers or go KW V3's, which are BIG bank!!
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    ehh.... had it... sold it... 18t what? :D

    ehh....
    had it...
    sold it...

    18t what? :D
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    Thanks for the compliments really don't...

    Thanks for the compliments


    really don't remember...most likely sun glare, but it was about 7C the morning I took the pics.
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    lol...I know it well, man. mine's hanging on my...

    lol...I know it well, man. mine's hanging on my a thread. good thing: i drive slower sonce Im afraid to plug in the Escort 8500.

    there's always good in bad, i guess...LOL
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    lol...I dunno man...its like 45 here now! :eek:

    lol...I dunno man...its like 45 here now!
    :eek:
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    i did this with a friend a while back, and don't...

    i did this with a friend a while back, and don't remember using a spring compressor for the rear. it is very tight in there, however. we removed the bolt that has its head facing down towards the...
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    My winter get up

    Just some pics of the winter mode version of the XC:

    http://i5.pbase.com/g6/19/574219/2/72380863.YpiIsBGi.jpg

    http://i5.pbase.com/g6/19/574219/2/72380864.2eLYCpC0.jpg
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    HID's require special bulbs, ballasts and a wire...

    HID's require special bulbs, ballasts and a wire harness to use plug-n-play with your OEM wiring.

    http://www.sharpHID.com
    Johns a good guy, friend, and sells good product.
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    aquamist is controlled... We have 13g's which...

    aquamist is controlled...
    We have 13g's which run out of efficiency pretty quick.
    16T, RICA or Upsolute (or which ever does dyno tuning), 3" d/p, race cat, exhaust, intake...then consider...
  21. Thread: Lucas Oil

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    that worked on my Jetta for 10,000 miles...then...

    that worked on my Jetta for 10,000 miles...then it got worse, and worse, and worse....but i started using when the Jetta had about 180,000 miles...and it began consuning about 3/4 of a qt. per 3000...
  22. Thread: Best year xc?

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    01 and 02's have the same issues with ETM and...

    01 and 02's have the same issues with ETM and AWD...i think the '03+ is the safest bet
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    consider this:...

    consider this:
    http://volvospeed.com/vs_forum/index.php?showtopic=63606

    http://www.area510.net/images/2943.jpg

    CJ stands 100% behind his work, and its 10X better than the EST, and its made to...
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    ...most likely not, as there are a few guys using...

    ...most likely not, as there are a few guys using this on 850's year round with no problems....the water would have to go thought the air filter...up into the box...I guess there would have to be a...
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    check IT!!!...

    check IT!!!


    the car starts in 2nd gear ( i beleive) so as to prevent loss of traction when accelerating in slippery conditions from wheel spin.


    It could be as simple as a tire rotation and...
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