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by 93Regina
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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No proof drug touted by Trump drug is effective against coronavirus: EU BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission said on Tuesday there was no evidence that a drug touted by U.S. President Donald Trump as a potential miracle cure against COVID-19 was effective against the disease caused by the n...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Over 120,000 Sign Petition Calling for End to Live Coverage of Trump's Coronavirus Briefings More than 120,000 people have signed a petition calling on news broadcasters to stop providing live coverage of the White House's briefings on the coronavirus ... Newsweek Ending live daily coverage of Trump...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Trump says he could see recommending all Americans wear masks
President Donald Trump said Monday he could foresee a scenario where all Americans are recommended to wear masks in public to prevent the spread of ...
CNN
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 31, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Note - "Patients who even have mild symptoms of the virus, "may create aerosols of virus and contaminate surfaces that may pose a risk for transmission."

So far, only 2 affected in county....I'm trying to find out if wives were affected....so far, no new cases reported in county.
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Scientists find evidence that coronavirus COVID-19 is airborne A new study has found that the coronavirus COVID-19 could be transmissable through the air Up until now, it was widely known that the coronavirus COVID-19 could be transmitted from human-to-human through surfaces and droplets from an in...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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Bend it like the Bay Area: Doctors see flatter curve after 2 weeks of social isolation SAN FRANCISCO — State leaders and doctors are cautiously optimistic that the Bay Area's early moves to lock down residents two weeks ago have prevented surges of coronavirus patients from overwhelming the region'...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:41 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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28 Mar 2020 - Twitter Speak: DrMattMcCarthy - NEW: CDC guidance on masks expected to change in next 10 days. Americans will be advised to wear masks in everyday life. Current recommendation is for high-risk groups only. CDC is weighing advising Americans to wear face masks outdoors The Centers for D...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: 1990 Volvo 240- Bizarre Temp Gauge Isssues
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Re: 1990 Volvo 240- Bizarre Temp Gauge Isssues

>My temp gauge read really low for a while and then it read high Yeah, I bought a 1989 Volvo, which had the high read issue...previous owner who bought it a month earlier 'freak' on it, and sold it to me. He had replaced water pump and thermostat...he never told me about it. I had a electronic tech ...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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Johnson & Johnson Is Already Ramping Up Production On Its $1 Billion Coronavirus Vaccine - could roll out to the public by early 2021.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/thomasbrew ... us-vaccine
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Ford has a ventilator design using F-150 seat fans...... Respirator, not ventilator....."Ford announced today that it is partnering with 3M in order to manufacture powered air-purifying respirators (PAPRs) as part of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic. These respirators are often called positive...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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TRENTON - A stay-at-home order hasn't helped some people stay out of trouble, authorities say. ... ... But one day later, the statement said, 34-year-old Adrienne Morris was charged in Gloucester Township after she allegedly went out drinking with a friend and crashed her car," the Attorney General'...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:08 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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viral load The two tests that will help to predict spread of Covid-19 One detects past infection [antibodies], the other finds current viral load [RNA] ======================= A new FDA-authorized COVID-19 test doesn’t need a lab and can produce results in just 5 minutes ... ... ... Unlike the rapi...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 30, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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Pets " In Belgium , the discovery was made by researchers at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in Liege. In Hong Kong, “the dogs showed no symptoms,” while in Belgium “the cat was suffering from transitory respiratory and digestive problems,” said the Belgian food safety agency AFSCA in a statemen...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Good News White House Airlifts Medical Supplies From China in Coronavirus Fight Officials have teamed up with medical supply companies to speed the arrival of masks, gloves, gowns and other goods. ... The plane delivered 130,000 N95 masks, 1.8 million face masks and gowns, 10 million gloves and thou...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Suspended services Acela (Boston – Washington, DC) Keystone Service (Harrisburg – New York) Pennsylvanian trains (New York – Pittsburgh) Pere Marquette (Chicago – Grand Rapids) Winter Park Express (Denver – Winter Park Resort) Service Adjustments Due to Coronavirus March 29, 2020, 12:30 pm ET While ...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Kansas has mandated that people who, as of Friday, returned from Colorado...or Louisiana..must self-quarantine for 14 days. There are two people in the county with it...first one went to Oklahoma, and brought it back, and then infected a co-worker. For some reason, it appears so far their wives wer...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Well there is a job opening at Covidian , now Medtronic , this morning For those not aware: The U.S. Tried to Build a New Fleet of Ventilators. The Mission Failed. As the coronavirus spreads, the collapse of the project helps explain America’s acute shortage. ================= Newport had original ...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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RE: "but are they accurate?"

Kansas would look like this, where blue is the total, and green is new. Click on chart, bottom left, to view.
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by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Cat found infected with coronavirus in Belgium BRUSSELS – A pet cat has been infected with the novel coronavirus in Belgium after being contaminated by its owner, Belgian health authorities said Friday. Cases of contamination of pets are rare and authorities ruled out any risk of contamination to hu...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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volvolugnut wrote: Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:19 am It appears from this data that most states have slowing rates of infection.
I suspect many medical clinics are closed for the weekend, and how they ship samples may be delayed. My state shows a one person decrease from Saturday to Sunday in new cases.
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Abbott’s Point-of-Care COVID-19 Test Detects Coronavirus in as Little as 5 Minutes - This new Abbott assay can deliver positive results in as little as five minutes and negative results in about 13 minutes. ... ... “The COVID-19 pandemic will be fought on multiple fronts, and a portable molecular t...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Have coronavirus and can’t smell? Harvard scientists explain why The coronavirus is capable of attacking key cells in the nose, which may explain the unusual finding that some COVID-19 sufferers lose their ability to smell and taste, Harvard Medical School researchers found. Their study of human an...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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“It’s not to protect yourself . It’s to protect people against the droplets coming out of your respiratory tract.” ... ... Despite messages from some health officials to the contrary, it’s likely that a mask can help protect a healthy wearer from infection, says Benjamin Cowling, an epidemiologist ...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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We don’t need people running out and buying medical stuff Simple DIY masks could help flatten the curve. We should all wear them in public. Got a T-shirt? You can make a mask at home. By Jeremy Howard - is a distinguished research scientist at the University of San Francisco, founding researcher at...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Even Doctors aren’t immune...CDC TWITTERED... Your response is based upon one tweet, not behind the scenes discussions...nor does it consider the word "expected," which he used. In short, your belief is biased since relevant details were not exposed. Masks are in short supply, but medically speakin...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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'back to normal by Easter' even remotely seriously. Redux....Perhaps! “Lying gives him a deep and subtle pleasure, so deep and subtle he does not know he is lying; he thinks he is the most truthful of princes.” Hilary Mantel, The Mirror & the Light Plot The Mirror & The Light covers the period foll...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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A council representing more than 800,000 doctors across the U.S. signed a letter Friday imploring President Donald Trump to reverse his call for businesses to reopen by April 12, warning that the president’s flouting of the guidance of public health experts could jeopardize the health of millions o...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
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CDC has advised...Let’s keep rumor Mongoring off this thread.... I would not consider this person rumor prone: @DrMattMcCarthy Asst Prof at WeillCornell; Author of SUPERBUGS, THE REAL DOCTOR WILL SEE YOU SHORTLY... Footnote - "Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City has been a community of world-cl...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Doctor Who has broadcast a heartwarming 'emergency transmission' to help us through the coronavirus pandemic "Stay strong. Stay positive. You've got this." ... ... In an "emergency transmission," the worldly time-traveler reveals that the T.A.R.D.I.S. has been picking up "psychological signals" and...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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Hydroxychloroquine for Covid-19 requires more data before use ... ... Hydroxychloroquine, which is sold by Concordia Pharmaceuticals under the brand name Plaquenil, and chloroquine are oral prescription drugs that have been used for many years to prevent and treat malaria and certain inflammatory c...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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In February, Wang Chen, a director at the state-run Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences , estimated that the nucleic acid tests used in China were accurate at identifying positive cases of the coronavirus only 30%-50% of the time. ... ... It is possible they were first given a false negative test r...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Statistics - Keep in mind these stats are not reflective of reality, and tend to be under reported. Doctors And Nurses Say More People Are Dying Of COVID-19 In The US Than We Know “The numbers are grossly under reported. I know for a fact that we’ve had three deaths in one county where only one is l...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Twitter Speak: DrMattMcCarthy - NEW: CDC guidance on masks expected to change in next 10 days. Americans will be advised to wear masks in everyday life. Current recommendation is for high-risk groups only. Like cigarette smoke, this virus can linger in the air for some time. The six foot distance be...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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abscate wrote: Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:12 am...accepted value at EPA for a life is $10M.
In industrial nations, the justice system considers a human life "priceless",
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

volvolugnut wrote: Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:45 amDo you find this information useful?
I'm following daily my state's stats, and glancing at other stats/graphs. So, I'm aware of your stats for my state. For all of us, the most relevant stat will be hospital beds and ventilators: COVID-19 US state-by-state projections
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Cees Klumper wrote: Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:43 pmIn Italy, as we know, the death rate is now over 10%
SEE: Why 'Death Rates' From Coronavirus Can Be Deceiving
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

The charts below show projected hospital resource use based on COVID-19 deaths.

Each state can be viewed by opening dialog box near top center
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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Any apolitical takes on the 2 trillion dollar emergency relief bill? No such thing as a 'free lunch' Inflation should be the end result, maybe hyperinflation, sooner or later; it depends upon how other countries spend money. There are wildcards in predicting the future. China is considering an isol...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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Why 'Death Rates' From Coronavirus Can Be Deceiving ... ... ... In the U.S., it's likely that the case fatality rate from coronavirus will end up somewhere between 0.5% and 1%, once a broad cross-section of the population has been tested, Lawrence says. But that's no reason for the nation to relax,...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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101-year-old Italian man, born amid Spanish flu pandemic, survives coronavirus illness, official says
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
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matthew1 wrote: Fri Mar 27, 2020 5:06 pmI was talking about say Colorado's
But, your state says, what more does a person need? :mrgreen:
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by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Sony is now slowing down PlayStation downloads in the US YouTube has dropped the default quality of videos to standard definition worldwide, though high definition (HD) can still be manually selected. https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/27/21196835/sony-slow-playstation-downloads-us-internet-speed-isps-...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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with yesterdays highest growth in Idaho (1.08). 3,229 tested negative, while 202 tested positive where I live. 2% death rate based upon 202 positives and 4 deceased, but this is skewed since it is unknown if the remaining 198 will be survivors. State only wants those who have come in contact with s...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: This summer, used Volvo prices will go...
Replies: 29
Views: 4785

Re: This summer, used Volvo prices will go...

They are likely to fall since a lots of folks will be out of work. Classic Volvos are not the same as "car lot" Volvos. When an economy is in recession, this can create more demand for used vehicles, which usually pumps up prices. Lending practices will factor into this equation, but those "bad cre...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Bummer - Powerball to cut minimum jackpot to $20M due to coronavirus shelter orders - The Powerball Product Group said Wednesday that following the next grand prize win, the Powerball jackpot will reset from $40 million to $20 million while minimum increases after each drawing will drop from $10 mil...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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This is a slow motion train wreck. It's not going to be uniform across US, but will depend upon factors cited below. As mentioned before, having just one infected person in a rural community can affect many; its the asymptotic ones, or those who go to work, who will affect many. Experts are indicat...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Good read, with historical aspects back to "... Moloch, a Canaanite
god to whom children were sacrificed for the greater good."

The economy v our lives? It's a false choice – and a deeply stupid one
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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'Glimmer of Hope ': When Can We Say Social Distancing Is Working? ... ... "It's way too early to think that we've hit the peak here," says Chris Murray, a professor at the University of Washington. If you're looking for evidence that social distancing is working, he says, you should look for a flat...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:16 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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More Telework Also Means More Porn — And That's Good News For Hackers The coronavirus has infected more than 450,000 people worldwide, and now cybersecurity experts are warning the pandemic could take a toll on computer systems, as well. Many companies that usually handle sensitive information in t...
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Well, The Who has a US concert tour lined up, but I'll bet it gets canceled. Read the fine print before buying a ticket....there may be a no refund proviso.

by 93Regina
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Today's top news story (or it should be) - Should be....how about it is...US is numero uno The U.S. Now Leads the World in Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Following a series of missteps, the nation is now the epicenter of the pandemic. The New York Times US overtakes China, Italy in total confirmed cor...
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 26, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

My opinion - we are not doing well controlling infection spread. We need to do more to control this virus. The US is well on the way to having a coronavirus outbreak worse than China's or even Italy's The World Health Organization has said that the US could become the next center of the global coro...
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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My conclusions are many states are just beginning to restrict social contact and have high infection rates. "Governor DeSantis sent President Trump a letter on Monday asking that he declare a Major Disaster as Florida responds to COVID-19." But, the governor was not implementing a defensive measure...
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 26, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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The CDC will launch a new "surveillance and data collection system" to track the spread of coronavirus in the US, per the coronavirus relief bill the Senate passed on Wednesday. ... The CDC must report on the development of a "surveillance and data collection system" within the next 30 days. While ...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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by 93Regina
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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The trolley problem is a thought experiment in ethics . It is generally considered to represent a classic clash between two schools of moral thought, utilitarianism and deontological ethics. Keep in mind Republicans were talking about "death panels" that originated during the 2009 debate about fede...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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Canadians: $2,000/month for four months, starts within 10 days https://canada.ca/en/department-finance/news/2020/03/introduces-canada-emergency-response-benefit-to-help-workers-and-businesses.html Americans: $1,200 total, "within a few weeks of the bill passing but mailed payments will take one or t...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 25, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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My, my, and the knuckle heads down there were "feasting" on dollars from the spring breakers...give me a break Florida

"Governor DeSantis sent President Trump a letter on Monday asking that he declare a Major Disaster as Florida responds to COVID-19."
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: 91 240 Loss of Power; No Start
Replies: 10
Views: 306

Re: 91 240 Loss of Power; No Start

gspences wrote: Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:41 pmthe engine is essentially flooding
FPR shot...injectors ground wire to ECU grounded
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

My conclusion is the USA has not effectively slowed the spread yet. I think that's a no-brainer, without charts...Affected people traveling via cruise ships, air travel, etc., have exposed this virus to many since defensive measures were delayed, and delayed. Where I live in a rural area, there are...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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Sveedy wrote: Tue Mar 24, 2020 3:20 pmI don't know how much more of this I can take....
Have you checked your homeowner policy? Does it cover Zombie Apocalypse?
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

FWIW - Just showing virus is mutating. Genomic epidemiology of novel coronavirus and Phylogeny of SARS-like betacoronaviruses including novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 =============== Trivial But a germ that’s merely annoying can perpetuate itself indefinitely. One 2014 study found that the virus causi...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Hunter S. Thompson...could really use him right now.... best take on this, bar none... “Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

I explained to state health department that a retired school principle may have been counted twice. Once in the city where he and I live, and again when he went to a med center in a distant city in same state. This was corrected within several hours. . Apparently, the state knows their names, btw . ...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

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abscate wrote: Tue Mar 24, 2020 2:16 pmStore had run out
Supply distributor for local grocery store is limiting number of products being shipped. Distributor is out of a metro area, so I suspect those "survivalists" caused an allocation based supply. Local store has toilet paper, but you have to ask.
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

abscate wrote: Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:59 pm Note the above graphs are semi-log scales so the curves can deceive
Is this better without log scale?

by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
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matthew1 wrote: Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:58 am ..personal accounts are very welcome.
My decreased mother would say, "I could wring his neck, and truth will out"
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Re: Coronavirus Thread

Unfortunately, this above tweet is alarmist Evan McMullin is "Executive Director of @StandUpRepublic, Former: CIA ops officer, and a GOP policy director. In the news, Here's the full clip of Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Fox, talking about this topic in which he is suggesting this is OK. jtopiso "....
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Keep in mind that people like Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick will get first class medical treatment if affected. So, when choosing between "we the people" and "elites," we the people would be taken off the ventilator, etc. Its going on today with coronavirus testing...them first when a shortage exists. ...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Re: Coronavirus Thread

So the administration is now already saying I suspect that lawyer was voicing an opinion....but see what happens in next several weeks. States can control lock-downs... On other news, " But bit by bit , over time, its RNA will change. Until one day, not so far in the future, it will be just another...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

UN: Fastest, Broadest Broadband Possible is Priority in Time of Coronavirus Human rights organizations weigh in on communications in time of coronavirus The UN and other human rights organizations says that during the coronavirus pandemic, it is crucial that governments provide accurate information ...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
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Re: Coronavirus Thread

...it's certainly no small price to pay.... In ballparks, 8.2 (eight point two) million. Currently, there are four large scale medical treatments afoot by WHO using approved medications for other ailments. That lawyer's opinion, if considered seriously and engaged before next election, will have po...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
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Re: Coronavirus Thread

volvolugnut wrote: Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:27 pmI guess this just goes to show Volvo owners are intelligent and courteous.
Not being political here, but its something that's possible in the near future.


by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Volvo Closes Plants
Replies: 1
Views: 241

Re: Volvo Closes Plants

We Will Not Be Accepting New Orders March 21st - April 7th due to the mandatory "Stay At Home Order" by the State.

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by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

" When breathed, sneezed or coughed out , aerosols containing SARS-CoV-2 have been proven to linger in the air for several hours, according to a study published by The New England Journal of Medicine. The study also determined how long the virus can live on certain surfaces, such as plastic and stee...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Needed '79 wiper arms
Replies: 6
Views: 163

Re: Needed '79 wiper arms

Why do you need them?
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Needed '79 wiper arms
Replies: 6
Views: 163

Re: Needed '79 wiper arms

I am looking for both wiper arms for a 1979 244. They fit 76--79. 1975-1980, 1981-1985, 1986-1993 may be the changes made overtime. See Notes on 240 Volvo Windscreen Wipers for part numbers at bottom. Issue here is what is correct part number, and if Volvo had an insert like device to adapt so a di...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

You have to be a bit older, but in the 1980s, we were banning kids with AIDS from schools. Truly the dark ages. Ryan Wayne White (December 6, 1971 – April 8, 1990) [1] was an American teenager from Kokomo, Indiana, who became a national poster child for HIV/AIDS in the United States after failing t...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

FB is getting all sorts of garbage Okeechobee County Commissioner Bryant Culpepper at emergency meeting says you can kill coronavirus by holding a blow dryer up to your nose after he saw it on “reliable source” OANN, warns “ there’s a lot of baloney out there on social media ” =================== "...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

how silly this sounds...Could the act of moving you hands through the soil help remove the virus ? ....soil is chock full of bacteria. Soil-related bacterial and fungal infections. - A variety of classic and emerging soil-related bacterial and fungal pathogens cause serious human disease that frequ...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:18 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Israel is using emergency surveillance powers to track people who may have COVID-19, joining China and Iran in using mass surveillance in this way. I believe pressure will increase to leverage existing corporate surveillance infrastructure for these purposes in the US and other countries. With that...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:19 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: 120, 130, 140, 164, PV series, Duett, 210, 1800
Topic: There are only crickets in here...
Replies: 343
Views: 13764

Re: There are only crickets in here...

A guy in a warehouse thought the property belonged to a guy in Kansas....? If you know address, it might be possible at county appraiser to track down a name/address....if they are visited. Many states have this info online, but some states do not allow owner's name, etc., to be published online. I...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: 120, 130, 140, 164, PV series, Duett, 210, 1800
Topic: There are only crickets in here...
Replies: 343
Views: 13764

Re: There are only crickets in here...

Very nice! That was a serious restoration. There was another one via body shop mechanic. In Europe, there was another one wrote up on a blog. Here's an interesting one: " In fact, just after we completed the restoration , this car was purchased by the CEO of Volvo North America, to join his private...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

"We Are the World" is a charity single originally recorded by the supergroup USA for Africa in 1985. It was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie and produced by Quincy Jones and Michael Omartian for the album We Are the World. With sales in excess of 20 million copies, it is one of fewer tha...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Powerful crowdsourced supercomputer revs up virus research by inviting anyone online to join in WASHINGTON – Gamers, bitcoin “miners” and companies large and small have teamed up for an unprecedented data-crunching effort that aims to harness idle computing power to accelerate research for a coronav...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:35 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Europe's desperate doctors now shielded by trash bags as equipment shortages continue At some Spanish hospitals, doctors and nurses resort to taping garbage sacks to their arms to shield themselves while they work to save an avalanche of patients fighting for breath. They have run out of disposable ...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in areas with hot and humid climates From the evidence so far, the COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in ALL AREAS, including areas with hot and humid weather. Regardless of climate, adopt protective measures if you live in, or travel to an area reporting COVID-19. T...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 22, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

What many in the US do not realize is it had already been here well over a month before anyone even mentioned it. Before 14 February 2020, " two reporters [citizen journalists] in Wuhan disappeared ," who were reporting on coronavirus, and apparently, they are still missing today. Russia shut down ...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 21, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

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by 93Regina
Sat Mar 21, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

If Corona doesn't kill us, Distance Learning will - Fantastic Israeli parent's response to all the Distance Learning thang!

by 93Regina
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: 120, 130, 140, 164, PV series, Duett, 210, 1800
Topic: There are only crickets in here...
Replies: 343
Views: 13764

Re: There are only crickets in here...

122 - http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=333984

I converted my Amazon wagon to two door and proceeded to install all manner of custom bits as part of the process.

Image
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: 120, 130, 140, 164, PV series, Duett, 210, 1800
Topic: There are only crickets in here...
Replies: 343
Views: 13764

Re: There are only crickets in here...

...I really like this car..... A body shop mechanic posted on T-Bricks a few years back his transformation of a 122 wagon. He did metal fabrication/etc., but it looked real nice when finished. I tried to find his build thread, but no luck tonight. With these older Volvos, rusting can be an issue. I...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

....but you know that profits will likely also be the leader here again. Recent article: Corruption Vulnerabilities in the U.S. Response to the Coronavirus - Times of uncertainty present opportunities for corrupt actors to act corruptly—and the crisis caused by the novel coronavirus will be no exce...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 21, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Have a car loan? You can probably get 1-6 months deferred payment
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: Have a car loan? You can probably get 1-6 months deferred payment

Here’s exactly what banks are offering to do to help Americans affected by coronavirus Published Fri, Mar 20 CNBC Make It rounded up a list of what many major banks are offering to do for Americans affected by the current health crisis. If your bank or financial institution is not listed, you should...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

I am surprised at the COVID-19 ignorance Ignorance???....some of them are just plain stupid, in Texas Texas Tech student with COVID-19 violated quarantine protocol, officials say [5:58 p.m.] One of three individuals with the COVID-19 disease in Lubbock is a Texas Tech student who violated quarantin...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 21, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

even a small % of 331 million Americans Statistically, only specific groups are hit the hardest, and if enough prudent measures are taken, there will be lower stats for them. In countries where high population density areas exist, community spread will/can be much greater. In Italy, there were "rur...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: ELECTRIC WAVE
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Views: 814

ELECTRIC WAVE

by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Nice data overview, with graphs/etc

Data from China shows the majority of people with Covid-19 only suffer mild symptoms, then recover
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Have a car loan? You can probably get 1-6 months deferred payment
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: Have a car loan? You can probably get 1-6 months deferred payment

Huh...Car loan...most owners of 140s/240s/540s/740s/940s/etc don't have loans...cause them bankers won't loan.

I haven't taken out a motorcycle/vehicle loan since 1979....
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Lightin' Hopkins pt 1 & pt2
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Views: 667

Lightin' Hopkins pt 1 & pt2



by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Re: Coronavirus Thread

Trivial - Tube shaped device is called an iron lung. Polio (poliomyelitis) affects mostly children under 5 years of age, and some 95-99% of those infected are asymptomatic..

by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Cannabis dispensaries listed as 'essential' businesses - Coronavirus may be spreading throughout California, but at least the cannabis industry there isn't going up in smoke. Fox News
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Re: Coronavirus Thread

Israel Begins Tracking And Texting Those Possibly Exposed To The Coronavirus - The move draws criticism over privacy, as concerns rise about Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's attempts to stay in power.
NPR
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Look at how hard India is NOT being hit It's called "out of sight, out of mind" currently Coronavirus: Why is India testing so little ? Now, on another "out of sight, out of mind" attempt recently in US: Trump Administration Asks States to Keep Quiet About Jobless Figures - The Trump administration...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Update to this family: Previously posted - Italian-American family living in NJ - Coronavirus Ravages 7 Members of a Single Family, Killing 3 Current - Coronavirus kills 4 members of New Jersey family : "I don't know why this is happening" ... ... A GoFundMe created for the family says six members o...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

U.S. Coronavirus Cases Jump 40% Overnight As Health Officials Brace For Potential Influx Of Patients - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S. continues to grow, jumping over 40% to more than 9,400 as of Thursday morning, as officials ...Forbes.
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 20, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
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Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Just a listing of different approaches being considered/tested/etc:

A Covid-19 treatment plan slowly emerges - Antivirals, anti-interleukins and vaccines take centre stage in
clinical trial efforts to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 19, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

bmdubya1198 wrote: Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:57 pmWe need the humor right now!
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 19, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

In my native The Netherlands, as of yesterday, half of those in intensive care are younger than 40 years old. Young adults under age 44 make up a big part of coronavirus hospitalizations in the US ... ... The CDC analyzed the cases of about 2,500 patients in the United States whose ages were known....
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

SARS-CoV-2: How a person’s immune system defeated the virus
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articl ... -in-3-days
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Italy's population... RE: "Since Italians are being hit hard, is there something in their genetics which affects them more. Speculation, btw....I said. In the news today: Risk of Getting COVID-19 Could Be Linked to Certain Blood Types, Coronavirus Study Suggests ... ... Taking the data as a whole, ...
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 19, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

From a DNA perspective...country-based race Yes, migration brought about changes, but inhabitants remaining within a region for a period of time may/will have common characteristics specific to them. Who and What Is at Risk ? Although a keloid scar can form on anyone, some ethnic groups are at a gr...
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 19, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

And that's how something else spreads, inadvertently as it may be. Please be careful... Italy has more seniors, population based, so this aspect is valid reasoning, as based upon current death statistics of older humans being affected more. But, that Italian-American family living in NJ being affec...
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 19, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Update to this family: Previously posted - Italian-American family living in NJ - Coronavirus Ravages 7 Members of a Single Family, Killing 3 Current - Coronavirus kills 4 members of New Jersey family : "I don't know why this is happening" ... ... A GoFundMe created for the family says six members o...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 18, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

vaccinated Its been suggested re-infection is possible....but since a vaccine has not been evaluated, its unknown how effective it will be. If a Rx therapy works, not vaccine, it will be implemented quickly. Community spread is the issue currently....I would suspect all state health departments hav...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Lets not get our hopes up. A tested vaccine is 12-18 months away. Perhaps, a ray of sunshine....research document can be viewed at this twitter post BREAKING RESEARCH FROM CLINICAL TRIAL on HCQ + azithromycin in treatment of COVID-19. 100% of patients with COVID-19 were virologically cured after 6 ...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 18, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
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Re: Coronavirus Thread

Netherlands...half of those in intensive care are younger than 40 years old. Apparently, just elderly are affected the most severe. March 18, 2020 - Dutch coronavirus death toll hits 58, the south still dominates.....As in previous updates, the patients who have died are all elderly – the oldest be...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 18, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

abscate wrote: Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:59 pm Note the above graphs are semi-log scales so the curves can deceive
Here's my explainer on why we're using log scales

Scroll down....this author can be contacted, btw.
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 18, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Here's what you could get with your paycheck a century ago
Replies: 4
Views: 1133

Here's what you could get with your paycheck a century ago

Here's what you could get with your paycheck a century ago A sewing machine Clothes were expensive a century ago, before the days of cheap fast fashion. People still made a lot of their own clothes by hand. A fine mahogany sewing machine cost $78.95—well over $1,000 in today’s dollars. But if you c...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 18, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

vaccine... profits Virus has been mutating, so a possible Catch-22. FWIW - " Common cold is a virally related syndrome and has been associated with over 100 different viruses, including Human Coronavirus and Rhinovirus. " But, I have not seen comparisons to Human Conronavirus and COVID-19, nor if h...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 17, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Medically speaking, here's the best overview I've seen

Why Covid-19 is so dangerous for older adults
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 17, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Maria Sharapova's House
Replies: 0
Views: 557

Maria Sharapova's House

by 93Regina
Tue Mar 17, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Trivial - It wasn't until this report came out yesterday that UK and US (aka Trump) changed their viewpoint: Impact of non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) to reduce COVID Imperial College COVID-19 Response Team 20 pages long https://www.imperial.ac.uk/media/imperial-college/medicine/sph/ide/gida...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 17, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

"remember when everybody freaked out and bought all the toilet paper?" Johnny Carson jokes about the recent toilet paper shortage. There was actually not a toilet paper shortage, but after Johnny delivered this joke people ran out to the stores to stock up! Airdate - 12/19/1973 https://www.youtube....
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

...virus will spread to a large part of the population. In US, there are rural and metro areas, and in metro areas, there is much higher concentrations of people living in downtown locations, like in European metro areas. I would suspect metro areas will be hit the hardest, but in rural areas, it w...
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 16, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Volvo 240 regulator
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Re: Volvo 240 regulator

Vyvyana wrote: Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:13 pm but cannot figure out how to fix it. It’s the connection to the door, in the middle of the regulator.
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Zaha Hadid's only house
Replies: 0
Views: 308

Zaha Hadid's only house

by 93Regina
Mon Mar 16, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

by 93Regina
Mon Mar 16, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

abscate wrote: Mon Mar 16, 2020 1:59 pmNote the above graphs..
John Burn-Murdoch, the graphs creator, has discussions, and updated graphs, at @jburnmurdoch
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Coronavirus tracked: the latest figures as the pandemic spreads
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by 93Regina
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Trying to discriminate RNA from very similar viruses from the one in question isnt trivial, " Scientists at the at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle say the 30,000-letter genetic code of the virus changes by one letter every 15 days. It’s not known how many of these changes woul...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 15, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Don't take any unnecessary risk at this point Spanish flu " The mayor of St. Louis quickly took that advice , closing for several weeks “theaters, moving picture shows, schools, pool and billiard halls, Sunday schools. By contrast, Philadelphia took none of those measures; the epidemic there had st...
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 15, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

scot850 wrote: Sun Mar 15, 2020 2:32 pm Below is an article
I think this is the article: https://www.peoplesworld.org/article/le ... ntainment/
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 15, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

The Coronavirus Will Shine a Bright Light On Crappy US Broadband - Much like the US healthcare system, US telecom infrastructure isn’t ready for what’s coming.

Here it is...first time I've ever seen this
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by 93Regina
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Violinist Lindsey Stirling shoots moon-themed 'Artemis' music video
Replies: 0
Views: 213

Violinist Lindsey Stirling shoots moon-themed 'Artemis' music video

Violinist Lindsey Stirling shoots moon-themed 'Artemis' music video at
NASA's Kennedy Space Center

by 93Regina
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Most Realistic Painting
Replies: 4
Views: 373

Re: Most Realistic Painting

abscate wrote: Fri Mar 13, 2020 5:29 am 'Polar Bear driving a Titian White 850R in snowstorm, attached below, .
Apparently, there is no attachment
by 93Regina
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Deutschland in Quarantäne & Italien so:



by 93Regina
Sat Mar 14, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Article via editorial board at National Review, which is a "Leading conservative magazine and website covering news, politics, current events, and culture with detailed analysis and commentary" March 10, 2020 - President Trump Needs to Step Up on the Coronavirus The National Review editorial board w...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 14, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

This should be coming for USA, once we have testing capacity. Via Article: The Trump administration’s botched coronavirus response, explained https://cdn.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/YCSRkhfRqH-4Cw9oWbFax6A50R4=/0x0:1567x1959/1320x0/filters:focal(0x0:1567x1959):format(webp):no_upscale()/cdn.vox-cdn.com/uplo...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 14, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

erikv11 wrote: Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:10 pmclimate-deniers and flat-earthers
Where's the Anti-Vax movement, these days?
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 14, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

what the South Koreans have done Here's what China did: How A Country Serious About Coronavirus Does Testing And Quarantine | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC Donald McNeil, science and health reporter for the New York Times, talks with Rachel Maddow about how China handles a person who may have contracted th...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

Is it impossible for Donald Trump to do anything right, even by mistake? It's best to view a person's history, and then evaluate. Trump was tweeting [aka verbal bashing] during Obama's era Trump's Ebola obsession reveals the hypocrisy of his coronavirus response now ... ... ... Trump was quick to c...
by 93Regina
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:03 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

bmdubya1198 wrote: Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:47 pmapocalypse right now.
Garry Kasparov - Long lines & empty shelves in stores and a leader nobody believes on TV saying everything is fine. Back in the USSR!
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

[Please keep politics to a minimum in this topic. In a Quinnipiac University poll released this week , roughly six in 10 Republican voters nationwide said they were not especially concerned that the coronavirus would disrupt their lives. Two-thirds of Democratic voters said the opposite. All togeth...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

RickHaleParker wrote: Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:06 pm As of yesterday Kansas
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) --- Kansas has seen its first death from Coronavirus, as the state total of positive cases hits six.
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

China....infected the virus stays in your airways for on average... " At the same time, the study suggests that while people with mild infections can still test positive by throat swabs for days and even weeks after their illness, those who are only mildly sick are likely not still infectious by ab...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

...scientific literacy..fatality rate is being reported as Scientific data is based upon verified COVID-19 cases...if this report is read below, they make this point. Characteristics of and Important Lessons From the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak in ChinaSummary of a Report of 72,314...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 13, 2020 5:11 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

RickHaleParker wrote: Thu Mar 12, 2020 8:34 pm Take a look at the map of Europe.
Trump’s travel ban sidesteps his own European resorts

President Donald Trump's new European travel restrictions have a
convenient side effect: They exempt nations where three Trump-owned
golf resorts are ...
POLITICO
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 12, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

media just wants to blow things out of proportion. They report...You decide....some of those being interviewed can skew the reality. On Topic Coronavirus doctor in Wuhan says high blood pressure is key death risk - Patients with hypertension appear to be at a higher risk of dying from the coronavir...
by 93Regina
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 946
Views: 20764

Re: Coronavirus Thread

matthew1 wrote: Wed Mar 11, 2020 10:00 pmbunker mode
Resistance is futile....

How coronavirus symptoms compare with those of the flu, allergies, and the common cold

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by 93Regina
Mon Mar 09, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: 3M™ Wrap Film Series 1080
Replies: 0
Views: 107

3M™ Wrap Film Series 1080

Check out this "painting" method; Watch video there at site

3M™ Wrap Film Series 1080

Easy on the Eyes, Easy to Use

https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/graphics-si ... lm-series/
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 06, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Silly Volvo Video
Replies: 5
Views: 258

Re: Silly Volvo Video

CSDentonTX wrote: Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:00 pmEnjoy... or not. :lol:
About five plus years ago,....second video is next owner



by 93Regina
Fri Mar 06, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: 460 GLE valve adjustment
Replies: 5
Views: 1738

Re: 460 GLE valve adjustment

Renault 19 From 1992, the engines offered were substantially different , with the range now including 1.6i (84 bhp (63 kW; 85 PS)), 1.8i (89 bhp (66 kW; 90 PS)), and 2.0i (110 bhp (82 kW; 112 PS)) naturally aspirated petrol engines.... The 1.6 was equipped with multi point fuel injection; the 1.8 e...
by 93Regina
Fri Mar 06, 2020 7:13 am
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: 460 GLE valve adjustment
Replies: 5
Views: 1738

Re: 460 GLE valve adjustment

3) Measured clearance yesterday. On Redblock engines, discs are available in increments of 0.001 inch (0.05mm). >seems that the valves will need adjustment Not on a Redblock engine....valves being a pinch loose is not an issue. I've never tried Volvo's site: Volvo Cars Special Tools https://volvoca...
by 93Regina
Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:17 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: ICE vs. EV Poll
Replies: 26
Views: 3539

Re: ICE vs. EV Poll

GM stock gains after company reveals its $20 billion electric-car plan General Motors Co. plans to spend $20 billion over the next five years selling more electric vehicles were well Wall Street on Wednesday, with the car marker’s stock adding to gains. ... GM Chief Executive Mary Barra vowed to “d...
by 93Regina
Tue Mar 03, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: 1978 Volvo Commercial with John Houseman
Replies: 0
Views: 103

1978 Volvo Commercial with John Houseman

John Houseman - British-American-Romanian actor and producer..September 22, 1902 – October 31, 1988

by 93Regina
Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Best Deals For Travelers
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Re: Best Deals For Travelers

Summer is in full swing, and millions of Americans are raring to go on a trip. New York insurers ordered to to waive costs associated with coronavirus testing Nearly 10% of Iranian lawmakers infected with coronavirus What are the symptoms of the new coronavirus ? Here's how you could catch COVID-19.
by 93Regina
Mon Mar 02, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: Volvo 440, 460, 480 Forum
Topic: 460 GLE valve adjustment
Replies: 5
Views: 1738

Re: 460 GLE valve adjustment

1993 Volvo 460 GLE automatic that never has had valves adjusted. Car has had plugs, leads, coil, rotor arm and distributor cap replaced little ago, before experiencing this problem. Finally, where can I get shims for this model? 1. OEM replacement plug wires, plugs, rotor, and cap used? Specificall...
by 93Regina
Tue Feb 25, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Is this the end of cheese as we know it?
Replies: 0
Views: 112

Is this the end of cheese as we know it?

Cheese, the dairy variety at least, affects your brain in the same way as heroin according to researchers from the University of Michigan. A protein present in our favourite pizza topping breaks down and attaches to receptors just like hard drugs do to keep you repeatedly coming back for more. No w...
by 93Regina
Tue Feb 25, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Pilot lands 394-ton A380 sideways as Storm Dennis rages
Replies: 0
Views: 81

Pilot lands 394-ton A380 sideways as Storm Dennis rages

The plane, which had flown from Abu Dhabi, landed at London’s main airport on Saturday when dozens of flights were grounded due to winds of up to 68 kph (42 mph).

by 93Regina
Tue Feb 25, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: MAP Sensor location Topic is solved
Replies: 19
Views: 319

Re: MAP Sensor location Topic is solved

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by 93Regina
Mon Feb 24, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Swedish Aftermarket Coolant Tank Level Sensor
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: Swedish Aftermarket Coolant Tank Level Sensor

Might not be possible, but if sensor has not been inserted into tank, what is ohm spec of it, and then after inserted into a wet tank?
by 93Regina
Mon Feb 24, 2020 6:50 am
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: MAP Sensor location Topic is solved
Replies: 19
Views: 319

Re: MAP Sensor location Topic is solved

...240 2.3 1990...Why in the parts online shop say me this MAP its working? In US, Volvo used 1982 B21F Bosch LH 1.0 / 2.0 1983-1984 Bosch LH 2.1 1985-1989 Bosch LH 2.2 1989-1993 Bosch LH 2.4 1990-1993 Bosch LH 3.1 LH 2.3 - " ... Porsche 928 from the 1987 model year until the car ceased production ...
by 93Regina
Wed Feb 19, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Camera falls from airplane and lands in pig pen
Replies: 0
Views: 64

Camera falls from airplane and lands in pig pen

Camera falls from airplane and lands in pig pen--MUST WATCH END!!

by 93Regina
Wed Feb 19, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Tiger Rag on theatre organ
Replies: 0
Views: 55

Tiger Rag on theatre organ

by 93Regina
Tue Feb 18, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Silly Volvo Video
Replies: 5
Views: 258

Re: Silly Volvo Video

CSDentonTX wrote: Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:00 pmI made this video in February of last year.
Uh...someone was wanting assistance,

Assistance needed with 1995 Volvo 960 overhead interior light
148 views
•Aug 10, 2019

by 93Regina
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: 1990 B230F: Original Head Gasket Question
Replies: 3
Views: 139

Re: 1990 B230F: Original Head Gasket Question

Was the original gasket used back when the 1990 engines were assembled the same as today's items? Many OEM parts used are created by other vendors. For instance, the rear axle bearings used on redblock Volvos were used on other RWD OEM vehicles, and had various part numbers: This genuine Timken Whe...
by 93Regina
Tue Feb 18, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: 1990 B230F: Original Head Gasket Question
Replies: 3
Views: 139

Re: 1990 B230F: Original Head Gasket Question

..
Genuine Volvo Part # 1378646 - Gasket. Fits 240, 260, 740, 760, 780, 940, 940 SE, 960.
...
1983 thru 1995...B23F/B230F
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by 93Regina
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: '94 940 fault code 2-3-1 and 1-1-3
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: '94 940 fault code 2-3-1 and 1-1-3

In US, OBD-1 has a specific meaning to mechanics - While OBD-I required a technician to physically plug a scan tool into the diagnostic port, OBD-II supports wireless operation, via a Wi-Fi or Bluetooth adapter. https://www.carfax.com/blog/difference-between-obd-i-and-obd-ii Maybe a Volvo shop has a...
by 93Regina
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: '94 940 fault code 2-3-1 and 1-1-3
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: '94 940 fault code 2-3-1 and 1-1-3

engine temp sensor ECU's temp sensor, which feeds a signal to LH and ignition computers, when they start failing, sends a colder "signal" to these computers. Test - Unplug this temp sensor....when done, 32°F will be the start programmed value, and then run on 70°F programmed value. >car has poor ac...
by 93Regina
Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: '94 940 fault code 2-3-1 and 1-1-3
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: ‘94 940 fault code 2-3-1 and 1-1-3

Volvo use to have different versions (electrically and mechanically) of their vehicles, depending upon which country they were delivered to. LH 2.4, to my awareness did not have OBD-1. So the question to the OP is, what transmission does your vehicle have? And, in engine compartment, does this box e...
by 93Regina
Sat Feb 15, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: '94 940 fault code 2-3-1 and 1-1-3
Replies: 9
Views: 299

Re: ‘94 940 fault code 2-3-1 and 1-1-3

1994 Volvo 940 2.4L NA model. (LH 2.4) AMM Numbers Bosch - 8251497 Delphi - AF10199 Interchange Numbers: 5517020, AF10199, AF10199-11B1, 3517020, 8251497, 8602792,MF20044, 336-59094 ,5517020, 280212016 Diagnostic Error Codes 2-3-1 and 1-1-3 - Code 2-3-1 suggests the oxygen sensor encounters an amou...
by 93Regina
Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Street Art Murals
Replies: 0
Views: 56

Street Art Murals

by 93Regina
Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Ghosts in Color
Replies: 0
Views: 60

Ghosts in Color

Stare at the red dot on this woman’s nose for 30 seconds, then look at a white wall and blink.

https://www.futilitycloset.com/2020/02/ ... -in-color/
by 93Regina
Fri Feb 14, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Mechanical Mirrors
Replies: 0
Views: 63

Mechanical Mirrors

Daniel Rozin, Artist and Professor, Interactive Telecommunications
Program, NYU, makes mechanical "mirrors" out of uncommon objects that
mimic the viewer's movements and form

by 93Regina
Thu Feb 13, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Bad History - Putin
Replies: 0
Views: 61

Bad History - Putin

by 93Regina
Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: VSS Connector options
Replies: 2
Views: 490

Re: VSS Connector options

mike: wrote: Tue Sep 06, 2016 9:09 pmAny input would be great

Volvo 9144275, 2-Pin Connector (Ignition Coil)
Volvo 3523813 Wiring...need two

On eBay, they are assembled pigtails
by 93Regina
Tue Feb 11, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Humor: Not Political
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Humor: Not Political

by 93Regina
Tue Feb 11, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: engine races at startup
Replies: 2
Views: 100

Re: engine races at startup

rhstrickland wrote: Tue Feb 11, 2020 7:56 pmEngine races at startup
Like this?

by 93Regina
Tue Feb 11, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Mom knows best
Replies: 0
Views: 123

Mom knows best

Interesting Site: Mom knows best

About MOM - When it comes to the overall performance of your vehicle's engine, Motor Oil Matters

WHICH OIL IS RIGHT FOR YOU?
Your Oil Change Checklist

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by 93Regina
Mon Feb 10, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: V60 Reliability
Replies: 1
Views: 271

Re: V60 Reliability

What is the most reliable year and engine/transmission combo for these? Buying used, and asking your question really can't be addressed, since previous maintenance and usage affects a vehicle's current condition. With any vehicle, understanding maintenance aspects are important; generally, later da...
by 93Regina
Sun Feb 09, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Hevisaurus - 100
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Hevisaurus - 100

The song ”100” is literally the 100th song released by Hevisaurus and the 3rd single from the new album ”Bändikouluun!”. Because of this special occasion we asked our friends to join in and this is what happened.

by 93Regina
Sun Feb 09, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Marula's magical balance
Replies: 0
Views: 48

Marula's magical balance

by 93Regina
Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: 1991 240 runs very rich. Starts OK but idles very slow
Replies: 2
Views: 200

Re: 1991 240 runs very rich. Starts OK but idles very slow

1991 240 runs very rich at low speeds. Cold start injector leaking, or ECU's temp sensor AWOL. With the control unit connected , connect a voltmeter across LH ECU terminals 13 and 5 (ground) for Bosch LH 2.4 systems or terminals 2 and 5 (ground) for LH 2.2 systems. This unit is in the passenger sid...
by 93Regina
Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Most Realistic Painting
Replies: 4
Views: 373

Most Realistic Painting

by 93Regina
Sat Feb 08, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Famous Paintings Cosplay
Replies: 0
Views: 44

Famous Paintings Cosplay

by 93Regina
Fri Feb 07, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: ICE vs. EV Poll
Replies: 26
Views: 3539

Re: ICE vs. EV Poll

Ford shakes up management after giving a dreadful outlook
...
...
...
"Jim Farley is the right person to take on this important new role," Hackett said, adding that it's important that Ford accelerate its move to electric and autonomous driving vehicles.
by 93Regina
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: zero-occupant vehicle
Replies: 2
Views: 120

Re: zero-occupant vehicle

Who was it .... Home delivery of various products existed in 1950s; in one area in Chicago, milk is still delivered, last I knew, several years ago. In Phoenix, one grocery store has experimented with home delivery within a neighborhood area (maybe same company); for elderly folks, this is welcomed...
by 93Regina
Thu Feb 06, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: zero-occupant vehicle
Replies: 2
Views: 120

zero-occupant vehicle

US DOT approves Nuro's next-gen driverless delivery vehicle design Today, the US Department of Transportation (DOT) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) approved a regulatory exemption for Nuro's next-generation self-driving delivery vehicle, R2. The exemption allows Nuro ...
by 93Regina
Wed Feb 05, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Magic of Hong Kong
Replies: 0
Views: 44

Magic of Hong Kong

by 93Regina
Tue Feb 04, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Camel milk chocolate
Replies: 0
Views: 50

Camel milk chocolate

Camel milk chocolate: Moving from the desert to the dessert table In this edition of Taste, we take a look at the increasing popularity of camel milk. It's has less fat, more vitamins and is easier to digest than cow's milk. Some studies show it can actually reduce blood sugar levels. And scientists...
by 93Regina
Tue Feb 04, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: LANZAROTE | THE WONDER
Replies: 0
Views: 41

LANZAROTE | THE WONDER

Raw. Mineral. Bewitchingly. These three words describe perfectly the atmosphere that we could feel on Lanzarote in the Canary archipelago off the coast of Morocco.

by 93Regina
Mon Feb 03, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Enter to win new Volvo on Superbowl Sunday Topic is solved
Replies: 8
Views: 247

Re: Enter to win new Volvo on Superbowl Sunday Topic is solved

June wrote: Mon Feb 03, 2020 2:44 pmHow nice it would have been for a MVS user to have won
$45k for what I selected: more than enough for my needs.
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by 93Regina
Mon Feb 03, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Idiots Who Honk At Red Lights
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Idiots Who Honk At Red Lights

Mumbai Figured Out A Brutal Way To Deal With All Those Idiots Who Honk At Red Lights I’m not sure how much time you’ve spent hanging around with traffic lights, but if you have, you know that they really, really do not give a shit what you think. That’s why if you’re at a red light, honking is usele...
by 93Regina
Mon Feb 03, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Enter to win new Volvo on Superbowl Sunday Topic is solved
Replies: 8
Views: 247

Re: Enter to win new Volvo on Superbowl Sunday Topic is solved

I didn't watch the game, but I'm not aware of a safety being scored....Volvo "wins," and those who entered "lose"
by 93Regina
Mon Feb 03, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Volvo Experimental Safety Car
Replies: 0
Views: 113

Volvo Experimental Safety Car

The safest car in the world: Volvo Experimental Safety Car - 1972 presenterade Volvo säkerhetsbilen VESC, en säkerhetsexperimentbil som fick stor uppmärksamhet och som delvis blev en föregångare till Volvos 200-serie. In 1972 Volvo presented a safety experimental vehicle called VESC. This film is in...
by 93Regina
Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Swedish Aftermarket Coolant Tank Level Sensor
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: Swedish Aftermarket Coolant Tank Level Sensor

CSDentonTX wrote: Thu Jan 23, 2020 2:55 pmHonda parts.
What is Honda part number....or Honda vehicle name/etc?

Part number not coming up on Google search
by 93Regina
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Electric car registrations
Replies: 0
Views: 115

Electric car registrations

Electric car registrations are expected to take off in mid 2020, Fuss said. But that will depend on drivers being prepared to buy them, and perhaps also on how cheaply manufacturers are prepared to sell them. https://business.financialpost.com/pmn/business-pmn/soaring-suv-sales-keep-carmakers-on-col...
by 93Regina
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Learn How To Surf
Replies: 2
Views: 628

Learn How To Surf

by 93Regina
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: BOXY IS BACK
Replies: 0
Views: 110

BOXY IS BACK

by 93Regina
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: 240 center caps
Replies: 7
Views: 183

Re: 1979 Volvo 244DL - Show Car

creekybird wrote: Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:52 amAny advice on Part #283092 center cap?
Volvo used this cap from 1975---1984. T-Brick forum has a more active parts wanted section; one could post over there.
by 93Regina
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Impossible to find 240 center caps
Replies: 24
Views: 1348

Re: Impossible to find 240 center caps

creekybird wrote: Sat Jan 18, 2020 5:28 pmMy center caps are a precise fit.
What's the diameter? 56mm hole?

Different OEMs used 56mm hole.
by 93Regina
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Impossible to find 240 center caps
Replies: 24
Views: 1348

Re: Impossible to find 240 center caps

I probably will never find another one. Google is your friend, so if the hole size is 56mm, then for instance 56mm Black ABS Car Wheel Center Hub Caps Set of 4 . or . Fubai Auto Parts 4 Pack for Lexus Wheel Center Caps Emblem-Black,56MM/2.22' ... ... or VCapture.JPG https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genu...
by 93Regina
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: SKYWATCH
Replies: 0
Views: 41

SKYWATCH

SKYWATCH is a sci-fi proof of concept written & directed by Colin
Levy.

Six years in the making, funded via Kickstarter, and crafted by
volunteering vfx artists across the world.

by 93Regina
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Interior cleaning product I'd never heard of
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Re: Interior cleaning product I'd never heard of

matthew1 wrote: Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:37 am Anyone have...
Would you need it if your owned a Volvo TP21 Sugga?

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by 93Regina
Thu Jan 16, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Impossible to find 240 center caps
Replies: 24
Views: 1348

Re: Impossible to find 240 center caps

creekybird wrote: Thu Jan 16, 2020 5:00 pm '79 Volvo 244DL - Center Cap PART #: 283092
Volvo may have had two part numbers for same item: Volvo 300 360 GL GLT Hub Cap Wheel Centre Cap Hub Cap NOS New Old Stock

fits Volvo 360 GL and GLT with steel rims 13“+14“
lower measure 70mm
Volvo part number: 3294157
by 93Regina
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: 240 Safest In The Nuclear Age
Replies: 4
Views: 254

Re: 240 Safest In The Nuclear Age

Now, this method of survival is only for our elite class. You're on your own. 2 Cold War-era nuclear missile silos sat abandoned for decades and just went on the sale in Arizona for $495,000 each 3 days ago - Two decommissioned missile silos are for sale in southern Arizona. Both were designed to h...
by 93Regina
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Why Volvo Is Losing Its Big Lead In Safety
Replies: 1
Views: 204

Why Volvo Is Losing Its Big Lead In Safety

The name Volvo has been synonymous with car safety for decades. The brand has often been the first to introduce key safety features that are now common across the car industry. Safety, though, has become a bigger priority for consumers and automakers alike, and that's causing trouble for Volvo. Auto...
by 93Regina
Wed Jan 15, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: XC40 Recharge: fourth quarter of 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 110

XC40 Recharge: fourth quarter of 2020

Oct 16, 2019 Volvo did not release pricing at the event , though preorders for $1,000 are starting today. Volvo Car’s North American CEO Anders Gustafsson has said the electric XC40 could come in at $50,000, or around $48,000 after incentives. Volvo says expects the XC40 Recharge to go on sale in th...
by 93Regina
Wed Jan 15, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: 240 Safest In The Nuclear Age
Replies: 4
Views: 254

Re: 240 Safest In The Nuclear Age

nuclear war was “ winnable” Mutual assured destruction - The concept of MAD had been discussed in the literature for nearly a century before the invention of nuclear weapons. One of the earliest references comes from the English author Wilkie Collins, writing at the time of the Franco-Prussian War ...
by 93Regina
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:48 am
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: B230F "Proper" Crankase Ventilation Retrofit
Replies: 8
Views: 406

Re: B230F "Proper" Crankase Ventilation Retrofit

FWIW in general, here's a link of relevant interest regarding what is not found in most production auto engines: https://www.viton.com/ens... Wiki - Viton is a brand of FKM, a synthetic rubber and fluoropolymer elastomer commonly used in O-rings, chemical-resistant gloves, and other molded or extru...
by 93Regina
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: B230F "Proper" Crankase Ventilation Retrofit
Replies: 8
Views: 406

Re: B230F "Proper" Crankase Ventilation Retrofit

LostFoam wrote: Mon Jan 13, 2020 3:14 pmMeantime, anyone else with ideas?
Rebuild engine, even a ring job....my 1984 B23F, with 50k miles now, has no blow-by issues, and I haven't touched the flame trap yet.
by 93Regina
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: junk yard dogs
Replies: 0
Views: 119

junk yard dogs

Aug 03, 2009 In age of cameras, junk yard dogs are rare breed Meet Tank. But make sure it's in the day time, before he goes to work. Tank is a remnant of a dying breed: the junkyard dog. In rusty salvage yards across Hampton Roads, the menacing growl has lost its job to the cold click of security c...
by 93Regina
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Offset tire footprint: on semi-icy roadway
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Offset tire footprint: on semi-icy roadway

Driving on interstate roadway with drizzle and below freezing temperature, there were some slick spots on bridges and roadway. Traffic was flowing around 45 mph, and higher, but there were semi-trucks, pickups, and cars ending up in ditches, guard rails, etc. For light footed vehicles, like empty se...
by 93Regina
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Impossible to find 240 center caps
Replies: 24
Views: 1348

Re: Impossible to find 240 center caps

1229535 rim OEM number...

VOLVO 240 GT WHEEL 14X5.5X20ET - 242 GT - Original Equipment
by 93Regina
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Impossible to find 240 center caps
Replies: 24
Views: 1348

Re: Impossible to find 240 center caps

Volvo Genuine 31400453, Wheel Center Cap (Black & Blue)

https://www.amazon.com/Genuine-Volvo-31 ... B018YF4C42

Need OEM number....this one may not fit
by 93Regina
Sat Jan 04, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Solar powered electric bike-cars ELF and PEBL
Replies: 3
Views: 339

Re: Solar powered electric bike-cars ELF and PEBL

RickHaleParker wrote: Sat Jan 04, 2020 12:51 pm $9,000 - $10,000 price tag .... lots of room for DIY.
Image

https://forums.swedespeed.com/showthrea ... lt-pattern
by 93Regina
Sat Jan 04, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Solar powered electric bike-cars ELF and PEBL
Replies: 3
Views: 339

Solar powered electric bike-cars ELF and PEBL

Solar powered electric bike-cars ELF and PEBL might just be weird enough to work - Jun. 4th 2018 Part bicycle and part car, these solar powered velomobiles are designed to fill an interesting niche in the personal mobility industry. With all electric-drive capabilities, working pedals, and a solar ...
by 93Regina
Sat Jan 04, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Volvo Classifieds
Topic: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)
Replies: 1363
Views: 52156

Re: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)

I don't care if it comes with a cocktail lounge, beautiful women and a West Coast Jazz quintet playing, if it has a 4cyl and/or CVT, not for me. On another note, " ...BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai and Nissan are among the automakers promising to show off new concept designs. " https://ichef.bbci.co.u...
by 93Regina
Fri Jan 03, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: Volvo Classifieds
Topic: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)
Replies: 1363
Views: 52156

Re: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)

MoVolvos wrote: Wed Jan 01, 2020 8:43 pm Abandoned Vehicles

There are several options available to an individual when a vehicle has been abandoned on their property.
I think a temp tag was on that vehicle, and since most folks can't buy a $1,000.00 Smartphone, chances are the loan company would own it.
by 93Regina
Fri Jan 03, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: 120, 130, 140, 164, PV series, Duett, 210, 1800
Topic: pilot bearing won't fit
Replies: 3
Views: 1657

Re: pilot bearing won't fit

For a bearing

How to remove a clutch pilot bearing without a puller! Grease / Bread / Paper trick!

by 93Regina
Thu Jan 02, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: Remember this? Claude van Damme on Volvo trucks
Replies: 1
Views: 128

Re: Remember this? Claude van Damme on Volvo trucks

Forsman and Bodenfors are the Swedish advertising agency who produced this video. At their website, https://forsman.co/ , are more Volvo/etc vids: https://forsman.co/work Here's a recent one on safety: VOLVO – THE E.V.A INITIATIVE CASE It’s 2019, yet women are more likely to get injured in a car cra...
by 93Regina
Thu Jan 02, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: 240, 740, 760, 780, Bertone, 940, 960, V90, S90
Topic: Accessory Bushing R&R
Replies: 1
Views: 122

Re: Accessory Bushing R&R

faof2 wrote: Thu Jan 02, 2020 6:14 pm Is there a certain brand recommended?
Volvo Accessory Bushing (alternator, p/s pump, a/c compressor) - Genuine Volvo 463909, if you got the funds...otherwise, get lowest priced ones.

> Any tips

Just Do It
by 93Regina
Thu Jan 02, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Volvo V70 & XC-70 2001-2007, S60 2001-2009
Topic: Shocking saffety test for the XC90
Replies: 9
Views: 355

Re: Shocking saffety test for the XC90

Stats reveal that in the UK, since it's launch in 2002/03, no fatalities have been recorded in the XC90. Higher priced vehicles may have lower crash stats....since upper income folks are more concerned with liability aspects (being sued), their "wellness," and they tend to be more "educated." What ...
by 93Regina
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: Non-Car Talk
Topic: Forward
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Forward

by 93Regina
Tue Dec 31, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Volvo Classifieds
Topic: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)
Replies: 1363
Views: 52156

Re: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)

matthew1 wrote: Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:09 amif it has a 4cyl and/or CVT, not for me.

How about 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid....naturally aspirated Atkinson-cycle 2.0-liter inline-four gas engine and two electric motors.
by 93Regina
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: Volvo Classifieds
Topic: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)
Replies: 1363
Views: 52156

Re: Volvo Findings! (What have you found on Craigslist?)

The Outback to me The 2020 Subaru Outback Is the Same but Better The new Outback has more powerful engines, new tech, and, of course, all-wheel drive. Subaru isn't interested solely in who its customers are (in the case of the Outback, it's a 45-year-old married man with a college degree making sli...
by 93Regina
Tue Dec 31, 2019 4:46 am
Forum: Events, Car Talk, General Discussion & MVS Forum
Topic: ICE vs. EV Poll
Replies: 26
Views: 3539

Re: ICE vs. EV Poll

The Mustang Mach-E's extended range battery is a popular option . Over 80 percent of people pre-ordering Ford's electric SUV want it. .. ... Apparently battery life is important to buyers of the sporty electric SUV, with 80 percent opting for versions with the long range battery that lets it go up ...