Tag Archive: retro volvo

May 10

Volvo 340GL F7r Williams Spec – Want to build one yourself?

So you like the car, and you fancy one for yourself? Well here’s your shopping list.. It all starts with buying a Volvo 340 or 360.. Be sure to read through my Volvo 340 build here on my website. Now the guide I used to build mine was written by Jon.. This feature I’ve just …

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Mar 25

Volvo 340 Valver Clio 1.8 16v Engine Swap Final Part, Getting it Running

So you’ve finally got the engine in and all the mechanical stuff done, now your pretty much ready. First things first. Oil and water put oil in checking the level constantly and get some water and ant-freeze in there aswell. Once you’ve done that, hand crank the engine with a socket for a while and …

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Mar 21

Volvo 340 1.8 16v F7p Engine Swap, Taking the Engine Out Part Three

Our third day of work started a bit later than we had planned!, we were both out on the town the night before so the morning consisted of Coffee, a cheeky fryup and a bit of down time to reflect on the previous nights shenanigans, and physcing ourselves up to tackle the mountain before us! …

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