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79 280zx rack and pinion power steering conversion.

Sun, 20/04/2014 - 22:06
Hi all, have had a bit of a look around for info about converting to power steering, all I could find are posts talking about converting the reciprocating ball power assist steering to the rack and pinion setup, which seems to be pretty difficult.
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Electrical problem...Alternator???

Sun, 20/04/2014 - 16:38
Hey all,

Last Friday i went to start my car to go to work, nothing....had two cranks and then absolutely nothing... battery was dead.
Saturday morning, freind came round and jumped it. Took it for a drive, no problems at all. Even started fine Sunday w...
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WTB headlight combo switch for 1971 RHD

Sun, 20/04/2014 - 12:29
This was intended to be posted in Classified - Wanted ... apologizing in advance if it's a double-posting:

If anyone has a decent headlight combo switch for the 1971 RHD Z we would like to purchase one.  A NOS would be a great one, but a good working c...
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WTB headlight combo switch for 1971 RHD

Sun, 20/04/2014 - 04:35
If anyone has a decent headlight combo switch for the 1971 RHD Z we would like to purchase one.  A NOS would be a great one, but a good working condition one is fine.
Thank you.
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Dimitri on TV

Sat, 19/04/2014 - 19:36
Saw Dimitri on Car Torque today talking about his 240z. Nice work Dimitri .
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Miracle car wondifier!!!

Sat, 19/04/2014 - 18:14
Hey guys, ujst dicovered the most RAD mod out there! It not only gives you better handling, but a better ride, lighter steering, better braking, faster acceleration, better fuel economy and much much more!

I am of course talking about your tire pressur...
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Coilovers - Bolt On

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 21:51
Guys. Looking for either brand new or slightly used coil overs. Not interested in cutting and welding things on. Just want to buy the best available for street/track use. Any latest proven systems out there which don't require any mods?. Happy to modif...
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Door Parts - Striker

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 21:28
Gents. Need some help here. It seems I lost lock striker parts from my doors. I see a lot of pictures of what's o the B frame side, but not much what should be on the inside of the doors. Circled in red are the parts I'm missing (R & L side) Has anyone...
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Building a rotisserie

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 20:26
I need to build a rotisserie but I have no idea where to start. This is for my 2+2.

I have someone who will do all the welding for me so I'm mainly after plans. I've searched around the site and while I see that many members have built their own, I don...
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Evie 1972 Datsun 240z

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 17:39
So I thought it was about time I started a build thread for my 72 240z. But it will have some detours, so here we go.

The obsession I think is the only thing I can call it started in 1998, I would have been 16 in high school at the time and looking for...
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Sydney to London Rally

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 09:17
Three zeds currently lead the rally after day 6 followed by
two 911's and two escorts. Not sure about the leading zed but
2nd is a Stewart Wilkins prepared and built 260 with Stewart doing
the servicing to Perth.
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Hello from Melbourne!

Fri, 18/04/2014 - 05:51
I just joined up and thought I'd say hi to everyone... So.. Hi everyone!

I've been lurking for a while and on Monday I picked up '77 2+2 so I felt it was time to finally join. At the moment I almost have the entire car stripped and ready for sand blast...
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Installing Arizona Z coil-overs

Thu, 17/04/2014 - 17:23
With the bodywork and paint mostly done I'm starting a final reassembly and the gorgeous looking Arizona Z coil-overs are finally coming out of storage in the lounge room to be fitted. When I had the car in a complete mock-up stage I removed the rear s...
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wtb: Door trims 260z 2 seater.

Thu, 17/04/2014 - 13:54
hi Guys,

sorry ive been draining it lately in this wanted section. Anyway, i need a set of door trims for a 260z. Any condition, as long as the backing is useable so i can get either my trimmer to whip up some skins or order from the US. If anyone know...
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WA Drag Night Whoop Ass Wednesday ? Perth Motorplex (Kwinana) 7th May

Wed, 16/04/2014 - 11:33
Hi Zed fans,

 Come and join the fun on Wednesday the 7th of May, competitor entry at 5pm. See what your baby can do!! Driver entry is $55. You need an approved helmet and appropriate clothing. Spectator entry is also available.
Full details at http://w...
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WTB. l28/280zx EGR pipe

Wed, 16/04/2014 - 07:06
Hi guys.

I'm in need of a EGR pipe (exhaust recirulation pipe) its the copper pipe at the rear of an EFI manifold that joins it to the exhaust manifold. Unsure if a l20a or l24e one would work so at this stage i need one specifically off a 280zx engin...
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SportsClassic cars, motorsport & Parts

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 21:11
Hey Guys

Just wondering if anyone has used these guys before?

Seems to be a good source of parts from the website?

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Aircon Vacuum Solenoid

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 18:23
Just trying to clean up the engine bay in my 280zx. Wondering whats the best way to hide/eliminate the big stock vacuum solenoid box for the aircon while keeping the vent selection option?

Not sure exactly how the system works and why the vacuum can't...
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Blue 2+2

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 18:02
Just picked up another Zed yesterday, a 1975 260Z 2+2. It was on Gumtree for about 15 minutes before I went and bought it.
Has a few 1980s modifications I need to get rid of and a few paint issues, but very little rust. Floor and rails are perfect.
I t...
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