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  1. You forgot the GT engine @330hp, and then thereís...

    You forgot the GT engine @330hp, and then thereís all the different ROW spec engines, mainly the 300 and 310 hp 4.7. The latter is super rev-happy and a total blast!

    Personally I currently own an...
  2. Is a Porsche 928 V8 a possible engine swap?

    As a Delorean owner, and a 928 owner for many years I feel obliged to chip in.

    The early 928 engines are aluminum, and use bosch K-jetronic, as the Delorean. I think it would make an interesting...
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    Official Pictures of Other (Non-D) Cars You Own

    Hi, itís an old fashioned driving experience, no power steering or power brakes. Carbureted engine and no air conditioning.

    That said, it is a laugh to drive. I frequently find myself giggling...
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    Official Pictures of Other (Non-D) Cars You Own

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180324/7f24f0112a0a3581d61ff729e67c8553.jpg

    Fiat x1/9



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    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180324/5c7283b8...

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180324/5c7283b8e487a054a764d40d307b97f9.jpg

    Porsche 928 S4 5-speed


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    [Engine] Thanks guys! A lot of knowledge and insightful...

    Thanks guys! A lot of knowledge and insightful comments here :)


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    [Engine] Engine out/in, best practices

    Iím replacing my original engine with a B28E.

    Whatís the easiest way of swapping?

    Separating the engine from the transmission while in the car, or lifting out the whole engine/transmission...
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    [Engine] Dmc cams in B28E?

    Ok, I need some advice...

    Engine 1
    The original engine in my car has 13.000miles but sat for a long time. It had water in the cylinders and intake ports, it turned out. Rust in 3 cylinders, rusty...
  9. Thread: No spark

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    [Electrical] Iíve read about that exact same symptom in a...

    Iíve read about that exact same symptom in a different ďno sparkĒ thread here on dmctalk. Or maybe on the eurotech forum.

    Sadly I donít remember what the cause was...


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    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180220/c0c22914...

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180220/c0c2291485b094fdb91ad9d1c990f724.jpg


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    I just took delivery of the B28E, and it appears...

    I just took delivery of the B28E, and it appears to be stored indoors at least, albeit somewhat grimy.

    But to my disappointment the fuel distributor is missing.

    Can I use the garage one from...
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    Thanks, my final question still is: will I need...

    Thanks, my final question still is: will I need the ecu from the Volvo to take full advantage of a B28E upgrade?


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    Idle ECU: got it! Lambda ECU: by frequency...

    Idle ECU: got it!

    Lambda ECU: by frequency valve you mean the little device on the pass side valve cover? I guess this whole setup is missing on the non-catalytic converter B28E.

    Ignition ECU:...
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    Trivial question maybe, but what do the three...

    Trivial question maybe, but what do the three ecuís do?

    - small black one, idle control unit. I guess it controls the idle speed unit on the drivers side cam cover. But whatís its input?
    - gray,...
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    Thanks everyone. Iím located in Norway, Europe. I...

    Thanks everyone. Iím located in Norway, Europe. I came across the Volvo engine by chance. An amcar enthusiast bought a Volvo 760 and decided to fit americano iron in it. The prv has sat on a pallet...
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    OK, thanks! I'm not going carbureted. I'm...

    OK, thanks!

    I'm not going carbureted. I'm going to use the Volvo unit as is (as much as possible).
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    And, yeah. For once I should strive to use the...

    And, yeah. For once I should strive to use the proper chemicals for sealing. In earlier projects Iíve just used generic gasket silicone, with mixed results.


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    Thanks! How exactly do you mate the dmc wiring...

    Thanks!

    How exactly do you mate the dmc wiring harness to the ignition and fuel injection respectively?

    The whole lambda setup is obsolete? You didnít connect the lambda ecu at all? How do you...
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    @Andrew: unfortunately Iím unable to see the...

    @Andrew: unfortunately Iím unable to see the photos you uploaded to DMCtoday. Do you feel like reposting them here?


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    OK, I have a spare bolt on pulley to share then...

    OK, I have a spare bolt on pulley to share then :)


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    I have 4 fuel distributors all together, partly...

    I have 4 fuel distributors all together, partly because I have a B27 in my possession as well.

    Whatís the big deal about the bolt on pulley? I think I might have thrown one in the trash tonight....
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    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180212/8d5cf720...

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180212/8d5cf720cefe45efd049ab5cab631e5a.jpg

    Thanks for the extensive answer!

    Iím pretty sure itís a B28E, out of an euro spec 760

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    Who has installed a B28E in their dmc?

    Hi

    Iím considering doing this swap. How hard is it to make a B28E work? The engine is out of a euro spec Volvo 760.

    From what I can see it has a fuel pump on the cam cover, as opposed to the...
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    [Wanted] WTB: parking brake

    My car is missing the parking brake lever and the carpeted surrounding cover.

    Any help appreciated.


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    Aha, great, thanks! Sent from my iPhone...

    Aha, great, thanks!


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