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VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
Need to fix an oil leak ? For more engine gaskets and seals, look below and also look in Head section
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1 Oil cap seal. Rubber ring under the oil cap is easy to replace and will stop leaks. No need to replace the whole cap. - p/n SC940096 240 75-93 $0.90
1 Oil cap, new cap and seal. Buy this if you lost your cap. - p/n 8692888 240 76-93 $16.50
2 Valve cover gasket for B230F and B230FT engines - p/n 1378870 240 85-93 $5.63
2 Valve cover gasket for B21 and B23 engines - p/n 1378909 240 76-84 $12.00
4 Valve cover rear camshaft plug, round black plug - p/n SC1336763 240 85-93 $3.00
5 Oil level dipstick with handle, the total length is 25.5 inch or 65 cm - p/n 3514627 240 76-93 $18.00
6 Oil change KIT, includes quality MANN oil filter, oil cap seal, and oil drain plug copper ring/seal. - p/n KIT3517857 240 75-93 $8.99
6 Oil filter, quality MANN filter should be replaced every 5,000 MI (8,000 km). Engine oil should be replaced at same interval. Not for Diesel engines. - p/n 3517857 240 75-93 $7.88
6 Oil filter, quality MANN filter should be replaced every 5,000 MI (8,000 km). Engine oil should be replaced at same interval. Not for Diesel engines. - p/n 3517857 260 75-93 $7.88
7 Oil drain plug washer, should be replaced at each oil change to avoid leaks from drain plug - p/n SC18818 240 75-93 $1.50
8 Oil drain plug, replace if the head is stripped. Use a 1 inch socket to undo - p/n SC948187 240 75-93 $3.00

VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
Replace worn engine or transmission mount, the sides should be straight and not balooning or cracked. An oily mount, from a leak or oil filter change, will deteriorate faster. New mounts will make the drivetrain feel much more responsive on acceleration.
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Engine mount, LEFT driver side (and RIGHT for 1975). - p/n SC274110 240 75-93 $9.00

Engine mount, RIGHT passenger side. Check it each time you change the oil filter because leaks from above makes the rubber deteriorate. Wipe oil spills on the mount after an oil change. - p/n SC274111 240 76-93 $9.00

Engine mount, LEFT or RIGHT, for V6 engine - p/n SC1205994 260 79 $14.93

VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
This switch is located next to the oil filter and drives the oil pressure warning light in the instrument panel. Replace if it leaks or if warning light does not turn off when engine is running, and you are sure there is pressure.
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1 Oil pressure switch on engine block - p/n 1606877 240 75-84 $12.75
1 Oil pressure switch on engine block - p/n SC1606877 240 75-84 $12.75
2 Oil pressure switch on engine block (not exactly as shown) - p/n 1347003 240 85-93 $10.88

VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
The item #3 is the flame trap or flame shield. The flame trap must be replaced periodically because it gets clogged with oil sludge, resulting in blown engine gaskets.
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Flame trap kit (flame shield), replace it every 15,000 MI (25,000km) to avoid crankcase over-pressure and oil leaks. Very important for the longevity of your engine. - p/n FTK89UP 240, 260 (not Turbo) 89-93 $13.50

VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
Complete block gasket sets are listed elsewhere on this page.
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24 Oil pump pickup tube O ring seal (2 required, order qty 2) - p/n SC418360 240 75-93 $1.27
26 Oil drain plug, replace if the head is stripped. Use a 1 inch socket to undo - p/n SC948187 240 75-93 $3.00
27 Oil drain plug washer, should be replaced at each oil change to avoid leaks from drain plug - p/n SC18818 240 75-93 $1.50
30 Oil pan gasket - p/n SC1378864 240 75-93 $5.25
36 Oil change KIT, includes quality MANN oil filter, oil cap seal, and oil drain plug copper ring/seal. - p/n KIT3517857 240 75-93 $8.99
36 Oil filter, quality MANN filter should be replaced every 5,000 MI (8,000 km). Engine oil should be replaced at same interval. Not for Diesel engines. - p/n 3517857 240 75-93 $7.88

VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
Complete block gasket sets are listed elsewhere on this page.
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1 Crankshaft front housing gasket - p/n SC1378493 240 76-93 $3.90
2 Crankshaft seal, front - p/n SC1276424 240 76-93 $4.88
4 Piston ring set, 2.3L STD size, GRANT brand, for B230F and B230FT engines - p/n SC275369 240 85-93 $103.50
4 Piston ring set, 2.3L STD size, made by Deves, for B23E, B23F, B23FT engine - p/n SC275331 240 81-84 $112.00
8 Connecting Rod bearing kit, standard size - p/n SC270136 240 85-93 $48.00
26 Pilot bearing, for standard transmission - p/n SC181799 240 75-93 $9.38
31 Main bearing kit, standard size - p/n SC270906 240 88-93 $112.00
33 Crankshaft seal, rear - p/n SC6842093 240 75-93 $9.00
36 Crankshaft seal, rear housing gasket - p/n SC1378492 240 76-93 $1.50

VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
See also Timing Belt plastic covers and lower pulley listed below in this section.
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1 Timing belt, replace every 50,000 MI (75,000km). Note that if it breaks the engine will not destroy, however it is good prevention to replace it on schedule to avoid being stalled at the worst moment - p/n sc271713 240 76-92 $10.88
1 Timing belt, replace every 50,000 MI (75,000km). Note that if it breaks the engine will not destroy, however it is good prevention to replace it on schedule to avoid being stalled at the worst moment - p/n SC271747 240 93 $34.50
2 Timing belt tensioner - p/n SC463633 240 76-93 $37.50

VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
All the gaskets you need to rebuild your engine bottom end. We also stock head gasket sets for the top end, check out the Head section...
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Block gasket set, all gaskets required for lower engine rebuild. For all B21, B23, B230 engines (see also head gasket sets in section Head) - p/n SC270679 240 76-93 $99.00

VOLVO Block Parts for VOLVO 240
Timing belt covers often get damaged by misadjusted drive belts, or when the timing belt breaks.
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1 Timing belt cover, front top section - p/n 1336757 240 85-93 $28.50
2 Timing belt cover, front lower section - p/n 1378611 240 85-93 $22.50
3 Timing belt cover, back section - p/n 1336756 240 85-93 $24.00

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