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Just grabbed a Converse Engineering 302 powered Volvo 240..needs work but its all there.

Squeaky clean 1 owner Volvo 142S NMNA

Svensk Kombi - The New Daily Driver

Love the Car, Scared of the Seller...

Well E36 M3..... I'm about to buy a berklying Volvo..... for $1600......

1967 Volvo 144s - eBay$ - California

FS: Volvo 242 Rally Car for sale - Rally America and NASA Legal (SCCA rally logbooked)

How About a Nice Game of "Volvo B230"?

$500 Volvo 144 - Front Royal, VA

1968 Volvo 122 "Amazon" Wagon - $1000 - Charlottesville, VA

Decorating with Hotwheels

Seat bracket welding in the triangle area in NC

Saying hello.. And introducing my toys

Unevolved's 1965 Volvo Amazon Sedan

1967 Volvo Laplander L3314 HT $27,500

Volvo 16V engines, parts, 5 spd's

Compact Volvo ventures to the GLDiv Rallycross Championship

Volvo 122 in Tennessee...NM, but sorta affiliated...Has this happened to you?

FS:4cycle White Chassis,kart stand, extra bodywork

Nissan Frontier V.S. Toyota Tacoma

1974 Volvo Wagon - 145 - VA, $1000

1973 Volvo 145 Wagon - MD - $1300

2012 Victory Kart W/ Briggs and Stratton 206

Volvo aims to eliminate ICE-only vehicles from their lineup by 2019

Yes... I think I really do have a problem...

Volvo 122 paperwork needed

Volvo 142...that's missing something...-Raleigh, NC

FT/FS: 2006 Mazda 5 (5 speed Manual) Get your The Millenium Falcon!

FS: Kart Parts/Engines: Kt100 WKA Sr. Pipe with Starter, KPV complete,

1965 Volvo 122 - Westminster, MD - eBay

Volvo 544 - Conyers, GA - $1000


Volvo 240 Budget Rallycross Build - Michigan

Volvo states intent to quit motorsport, lolz ensue

FS: Goodyear Ultra Grip WINTER/SNOW Tires

Value my car...just let me get this flame suit on first

volvo 740 16v mine and for sale

FS:Vertical Upright Kart Stand

FS: Mychron 4 Tach

4 cylinders, 3 turbos, 1 is electric = 450hp

Emptied the storage unit this weekend...

Volvo V50 T5: What do we know about them?

Wagon Tires - Suggestions for 2003 Volvo XC70 Tires?

Grassroots Classic Car Kiddie Carrying

Amazed by New Dodge Charger

FS:Margay, Birel, Clone, and L0206 karts

Volvo C70?

FS: 2005 Margay 1.4 race kart

92 Volvo 240 wagon "silver brick"

FS: One man Kartlift stand

**1992 Volvo 240 - B230FT Swap/NO RUST - Sonic Blue - Excellent Condition**

Buying a RWD for Rallycross. Advice much welcome!

Birel R32 Race kart, Parts, ect...

165/80R15 Tires for a Volvo Amazon

The Volvo 242 addiction (much pictures and flip-flopping to ensue)

Volvo Amazon in AZ

Kart Parts, Rims, Seats, engines, helmet and Bodywork

Kart Parts, Rims, Seats, and Bodywork

1996 Volvo 850 turbo wagon Columbus, Ohio, $1000

FS: 3 coyote karts 5 Briggs engines

Volvo 245 Wagon 5 Speed - $1200 SE Mi

Happy Holidays Free stuff

1984.5 Volvo 245T (B230FT Swap, Lots of Goodies)

FS:Complete HF Clone Engine & Vega Helmet

Finding the right wheel fitment

Mustang Wheels for Volvo Amazon?

FS/FT: 2013 KIA Forte SX

Volvo 142 - ebay - CA - $250

Cheapest form of Racing! Race kart Biesse W/ Clone

1989 Volvo 240 $450

Simple No-Lag Device on V70 T5

The ETS light or "I need a Volvo V70 turbo guru"

Challenge FMV: 1993 Volvo 240 Wagon

Fess up.

not mine... P1800

84 Volvo 245 Wagon set up for SBF V8 - $675

94 Volvo Turbo wagon

Future car culture?

NH CL: 1967 P1800S project for $1800

FS: MISC karts parts feel free to make offers

FS:Mychron 3 W/Accessories & Alfano Tach

Cheap seat sliders

1973 Volvo 145E

2008 Biesse Kart $1200

93 Volvo 940 wagon $1000 MO

GRM Review: Volvo C30 Polestar edition

Quick IRS audit question

Car Workspace in NYC (Brooklyn)

fs: Complete Birel Kart Package with spares

Vintage Volvo brake question

Volvo vs. Volvo

Epic 2200HP Turbo Brick

Ethanol Strikes Again!

Trailer Hitch & cargo net/cargo cover

Volvo 1800ES - $1500

Gimme the straight dope on the Volvo 245 Turbo Wagon

CL NC: 5-Speed Manual Volvo 850 sedan

1962 Volvo P544 - GA

2003 Volvo XC70 Dash Cuts Out

Dare to be different 1983 Volvo 760 Roller Setup for Mustang V8 5.0 T5

So you really want a new jeep?

Online article: Randy Pobst's vegan smoothies

Looks like a good deal. '97 Volvo 850

Learn me...Volvo C70

Volvo Brick Driver Stickers

16-inch Tires

Thanks to Bobzilla . . .

84 Volvo 242

Cheap DIY lift kit?

Speaking of station wagons...

GRM folk, please lavish your Volvo wagon knowledge upon me.

Birel M31 PRD tag kart W/ enclosed trailer

Any thoughts on P2 V70Rs?

DC area folks

I hate to do it... Learn me aftermarket steering wheels?

Solidity vs. Reliability

and sometimes you're the bug...

Volvo 740T with blown headgasket

'76 Volvo 244 $550

Holy Crap. (Volvo 740 T Content)


The Gods Are Angry: Broken CV Shaft Tip

Yet another "What car?" thread

Supercharger, CIS Fuel Distributor, Honda ZC tranny, Etc

Volvo Intercooler and Fuel Distributor

Volvo wagon goodness N. Florida

FS: Birel AR4 Kart W/ Clone $450

XC90, 4Runner

Birel Ar4 125cc Sr Rotax Max Tag kart

Hello from A. Povoledo, K-PAX Racing driver

A/C service tips?

1990 Volvo 745 Turbo Wagon - $750 - Central FL

E30 vs. E36?

New euro wagons? (Volvo/Audi)

new people hauler vw volvo

Driving with windows down:

1978 Volvo 242DL Turbo $2000 (Olympia, WA)

Volvo V70 T5 (01-07)?

Volvo Powered Hole in the Water...

Learn Me: White block volvo bricks

FS: Mike Wilson 4 W/ BSP Clone

FS: Honda/Acura parts, Rad house, Misc kart parts

2 full face helmet Sa2005 $15 M2000 $20

1967 Volvo 122S - $2000 (Edmond, OK)

Logitech MOMO Racing Force Feedback Wheel & Pedals

Volvo S40 strut change?

Volvo 122/124 hubcaps

FS: Mike Wilson 4 W/ Briggs World Formula

Volvo Amazon Header Install

Project Volvo 755 Warning, idiot made 11 month build process into a single post 56k need not apply

Nismo Racing seat

Radio install gone bad-help!

WTT my vortec 350 for your LT1

Replacing a Volvo door shell (and glass)

LeMons South This Weekend

FS: Ultrashield race suit SFI 3-2a/5 XXXL

94 940

98 Volvo door locks

1988 Volvo 740 Turbo - $1800

volvo 244dl 5speed

1986 Volvo 745 Turbo manual wagon (Chicago)

2003-2010 Grassroots Motorsports Back Issues

FS Margay W/Yellow Box Stock $700 obo

Volvo 960 - no fuel - any ideas?

1986 245 modded

Need some Volvo Advice

V70R vs Avant vs Outback

NASA-SE: Spring Brake, Apr 10-11, NCCAR

redoing valve train

CL find Volvo 780

Synthetic OIl for the Tunachuckers Volvo Amazon

V70 Volvo's

for all you in Detroit with a canadian passport...

FS/FT 2001 Suzuki Esteem 5 speed

Good Idea or Bad idea??

Volvo 140 series + trailer?

Save this Volvo from the Demo Derby - VA CL

Finally got my 940 turbo wagon, large pics, gripes, questions, comments...

Anyone else have a 940 turbo wagon?

WTB: Getrag 240 5-speed for '91 BMW 318is M42

Learn me Volvo 140's

Anyone know about V40 Volvos?

Volvo Readers' Rides

Nov 10, 2018

MichaelYount: 1982 Volvo "282"-6.2L

Nov 10, 2018

2nd owner 242 - restomod - LS3 power; T5z tranny; Ford 8.8" rear; Truetrac posi - 3.55; Kaplhenke/Koni/Eibach suspension; 2990 lbs.

Apr 26, 2012

volvoclearinghouse: 1967 Volvo 122 Estate

Apr 26, 2012

Bought from a guy up in MD, included a full fiberglass front clip (now on a 122S) and enough spares to fill the entire back area, seats down. Not currently ...

Oct 23, 2018

ABBeckley: 1966 Volvo 122 Wagon

Oct 23, 2018

B18 bored to 2 liters, fuel injection head and camshaft, 2" exhaust, currently 4.10 rear end with O/D. Poly bushings in front end with Bilsteins & lowering coils. 1" anti-sway ...

Nov 27, 2010

acnvolvo: 1967 Volvo 132 (Amazon)

Nov 27, 2010

Bill's street "Rat Rod". Converted from dual SU carbs to B20E fuel injected engine. J type o/d trans. Custom interior, custom from and rear bumpers, Superlite rims with Sumitomo tires. ...

Sep 27, 2011

skunkman: 1970 Volvo 142s

Sep 27, 2011

New Toy! 1970 Volvo 142S, Midnight blue/Tan cloth, 138xxx miles, B20 2.0 liter 4 cylinder, M40 4-speed transmission, IPD Weber carb Conversion and alloy rocker cover, 122 AM Radio in ...

Apr 07, 2010

acnvolvo: 1971 Volvo 1800E

Apr 07, 2010

A fun streeter with competition potental. B20E oversize engine, 4speed O/D J type transmission, red/red-black. R sport suspension. All this car needs are cosmetics.

Nov 28, 2010

acnvolvo: 1973 Volvo 1800ES

Nov 28, 2010

Our SCCA F Production race car with Volvo Bill behind the wheel took 2nd place in the CFR SCCA 2010 points championship. I finished in 4th. We had a DNF ...

Sep 09, 2010

jellisfeingold: 1967 Volvo 1800S

Sep 09, 2010

1967 1800S

Apr 29, 2011

hobiercr: 1967 Volvo 1967 122S - Amazon

Apr 29, 2011

1967 Volvo Amazon with ~87,000 miles. Been parked for about the past 8 years in a garage <5 miles from my house. Thank you Craigslist!

Mar 25, 2012

11110000: 1983 Volvo 240

Mar 25, 2012

I've had this car for 16 years. The result of a (very) slow transformation from daily driver to track machine, this '83 240 has finally retired from being my primary ...

Oct 24, 2011

BobOfTheFuture: 1990 Volvo 240 DL

Oct 24, 2011

My new Rallycrosser. Hope to get it ready for stages pretty soon.

Aug 27, 2011

KJR111: 1987 Volvo 240 DL (Turbo)

Aug 27, 2011

1987 Volvo 240 DL -'93 B230FT swap out of a 940 -LH2.2 igntion and fuel computers out of a 740 -Mitsubishi TD05-12B water and oil cooled turbo -Huge Intercooler out ...

Sep 29, 2011

volvo240DLpower: 1986 Volvo 240 DL Wagon

Sep 29, 2011

This is my 86 Volvo 240 DL Wagon with 52k miles. I recently purchased it and it's all original and unrestored. I'm using it as a daily driver and to ...

Apr 18, 2011

SnoDrift: 1988 Volvo 240 DL Wagon

Apr 18, 2011

-IPD Sport Swaybars -IPD Lowering Springs

Aug 05, 2011

V8Reactor242: 1980 Volvo 242 DL

Aug 05, 2011

Just getting her ready for a heart transplant.. Camaro V8 TPI engine swap to be exact. Still debating dumping my life savings into making her my dream Vo.

Apr 06, 2011

volvogeek: 1986 Volvo 245

Apr 06, 2011

Purchased for $1300 to replace (now ex-)wife's crashed 855R. Didn't want her wrecking this one too, so I kept it and started modifying. Coilovers, Bilstein HDs, iPd 28/25mm sways, Kaplhenke ...

Sep 02, 2010

volvogeek: 1985 Volvo 245

Sep 02, 2010

$400 beater, needs a LOT of work. Keeping it as my beater, not doing much other than making it dead-nuts reliable. Added 16" Volvo OEM Hydra wheels with 205/55-16 Kumho ...

May 30, 2016

Markde: 1990 Volvo 245

May 30, 2016

Best. Car. Ever.

Sep 06, 2011

Greg Voth: 1984 Volvo 245 5.0 V8

Sep 06, 2011

Just a run of the mill V8 Volvo. Bought this in 2010 for $3000. It looks nicer than it is since you cant see the rust in the photos. It ...

Mar 09, 2012

i_drift_volvos: 1986 Volvo 245 dl

Mar 09, 2012

355 sbc brodix street heads brodix hv intake Holley carb muncie m21 ford 8.8 rearend Kaplhenke Racing Suspension bunch of other junk

Jun 26, 2010

Asylum67: 1984 Volvo 245 DL Wagon

Jun 26, 2010

A nice little old lady sold me this wagon with only 312,000 miles on it. I figured the engine must be tired by now so I swapped it for a ...

Oct 15, 2017

Jonny: 1966 Volvo 544

Oct 15, 2017

Volvo 544 Sport

Oct 26, 2010

mark_850t: 1991 Volvo 740 Turbo

Oct 26, 2010

**All go, no show, and it goes quite well. Mega sleeper. Ran a 14.0 in 97 degree Florida heat, hope to get into the low 13s next summer, which will ...

Sep 28, 2011

HandyAndy: 1991 Volvo 740 Wagon

Sep 28, 2011

Powered by a 5.0 V8 with AOD. IPD sway bars, Bilstein HDs, E Code headlights, Recaro seats plus a few other mods. It has plenty of cargo space, handles quite ...

Jul 23, 2011

skunkman: 1988 Volvo 745 ti

Jul 23, 2011

1. The Good a. Razorwire Custom Coils (lowered 1.5") b. Tokico Blue Shocks & Struts c. Zimmerman Crossdrilled Rotors & Ceramic Pads (All around) d. New E-brake hardware and shoes ...

Aug 19, 2011

RedBrik: 1991 Volvo 755

Aug 19, 2011

What do you get when you swipe a 194 crank horsepower 2.4 liter low pressure turbo 5 cylinder motor out of a Volvo Cross Country and transplant it into a ...

Feb 13, 2011

Strike_Zero: 1988 Volvo 780

Feb 13, 2011

New to the family . . . I have evil plan for this one :D

Dec 31, 2014

bigdaddylee82: 1995 Volvo 850 GLT (Lola)

Dec 31, 2014

[Lola](http://www.matthewsvolvosite.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=25601) '95 GLT with a '94 VVIS 20V Swap, Konis, Eibachs, and desperate need of paint. ~200K miles and counting daily driver.

Mar 09, 2011

98v70t5girl: 1996 Volvo 850 R

Mar 09, 2011

IPD. Enough said.

Mar 16, 2011

davidishida: 1997 Volvo 850 T-5

Mar 16, 2011

1997 850 T-5 Mystic Silver Metallic | OBX 3" DP with 2.5" Turbo-Back SS Exhaust | Adjusted Actuator Rod | OEM R Spoiler | HIDs | Eibach Springs | K&N ...

Jul 16, 2009

volvo850gst: Volvo 850 T5

Jul 16, 2009

Scca member, very future full racer, 1994 volvo 850 with T5 conversion, remapped ecu, 3inch down pipe to cat to 3inch pipe pre muffler deleted to Apex N1 can, upgraded ...

Feb 06, 2011

plance1: 1991 Volvo 940 turbo wagon

Feb 06, 2011

new wagon

Jun 03, 2011

DukeOfUndersteer: 1995 Volvo Family Truckster

Jun 03, 2011

Picked it up for $500. Down compression in one cylinder. Black on black, fully loaded! New baby carrier!

Aug 16, 2011

Aaron_Povoledo: 2011 Volvo K-PAX Racing C 30

Aug 16, 2011

World Challenge Touring Class Spec. Engine: Stock 2.5L, 5 cyldr, 20 Valve Turbo Transmission: Stock 6sp manual Suspension: Stock front strut / rear multi link Shocks:JRZ 3 way adjustable Tires: ...

Aug 15, 2011

larsenken: 1971 Volvo P1800E

Aug 15, 2011

Just acquired this car. Runs and drives, looks good from twenty feet.

Sep 14, 2011

1972P1800ES: 1972 Volvo P1800ES

Sep 14, 2011

I've owned the car for over 16yrs and enjoy driving it during the summer. Did 90% of the work on the car myself and help other 1800 owners who can't ...

Dec 29, 2010

Barry: 1964 Volvo PV 544

Dec 29, 2010

Just a fun car not a museum piece.

Mar 15, 2019

Knurled.: 2006 Volvo S60 R

Mar 15, 2019

Barcalounger with 300hp and active handling

Apr 18, 2011

Panzer82: 1998 Volvo V70 R AWD

Apr 18, 2011

Daily driver.

May 19, 2011

98v70t5girl: 1998 Volvo V70 T-5

May 19, 2011

This is something that will be a project for both my son, who is just turned 16. We live in an $$$$ area where mommy and daddy will go down ...

Jan 16, 2010

Sportster: 2006 Volvo V70R

Jan 16, 2010

Black station wagon.

Sep 13, 2010

skunkman: 1999 Volvo V70R

Sep 13, 2010

Wife's grocery getter. Just put in the 3rd transmission. It was cheaper to buy a V70 than to fix the tranny. She got bent as it was still in the ...

Apr 30, 2011

Flatspot: 2006 Volvo V70R Wagon

Apr 30, 2011

The grocery getter

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