Volvo 240

Volvo 240

Volvo 240 Build underway! Project: 1980 Volvo 240 DL   2 door 230,000 miles 2.3L  with K-Jet  - mechanical fuel injection 4 speed manual with electric overdrive 4 wheel disc brakes 14″ wheels $200 Cash      Phase 1:  June 2012 Get stock engine running and if possible drivable.  The car had been sitting for approximately 10 [...]

Building Your Vehicle - Part 2 - Tear it Down

Building Your Vehicle – Part 2 – Tear it Down

PART 2 Tear It Down   In Part 1, which was all about planning for your project, it was mentioned that you should locate and purchase your project vehicle.  For this article, we will assume that you have done so and are in possession of the vehicle. If you are like me, from the moment [...]

Building Your Vehicle - Part 1 - THE PLAN

Building Your Vehicle – Part 1 – THE PLAN

THE PLAN I’ve been thinking about what the topic should be for this month’s article, and I’ve kicked around several ideas for stories I could tell about the different builds I’ve done. I could write down any one of my many experiences as a car builder,   throw in some humor or, maybe a little [...]