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    240z grill on a 260z

    Hi

    I have a late model 260z. I want to put a 240z grill on it-what do I need to make this happen. Does it bolt right up or does it need modifacations, if so what mods.

    Thanks
    zdude1967
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    Well at this point the warranty has expired....so...

    Well at this point the warranty has expired....so the hell with it. I am just going to drive and enjoy it. It may be best for me to stop opening pandoras box as what is inside always sucks.
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    I did the test cold with a tool that I rented...

    I did the test cold with a tool that I rented from Checker Auto. If the numbers I took were real I would guess the engine would run like sh*t,correct? The car runs well. In any case I will have to...
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    Weird compression test results

    I did a compression test on my recently rebuilt 260z engine. It has about 1500 miles on it. On the dry test with the carb fully open and the coil wire off I get the following results # 1 thru #5 came...
  5. No offense taken 5th horsemann.

    No offense taken 5th horsemann.
  6. Thanks for the advice. This is my first rebuild...

    Thanks for the advice. This is my first rebuild that I have installed myself, so I am not sure of what should be included. If the valve adjustment should not be included then that's cool even better...
  7. I agree 5th horsemann...They ended up not...

    I agree 5th horsemann...They ended up not charging me but I am not impressed with the whole experience
  8. I am bring the car back to the engine rebuilder...

    I am bring the car back to the engine rebuilder for the valve adjustment. I just got off the phone with them and they claim a valve adjustment is not included if you install the engine they rebuilt...
  9. I own a synchometer, I think it is an SK brand...

    I own a synchometer, I think it is an SK brand from Germany. I may have gotten it from motorsports. Would having 2.5 inch exhaust with headers and a glass pack make it pop on deceleration or is...
  10. Thanks Bruce, I think my nozzles are somewhere in...

    Thanks Bruce, I think my nozzles are somewhere in the 1.25. to 1.5 turns from the top range. I will try your suggestion and re-post with the results

    zdude1967
  11. back fire through the exhaust on deceleration

    My duel SU round top 3 screw runs crappy and is backfiring through the exhaust when you pull your foot off the pedal(deceleration) what does this mean, does it mean it is running rich? Any help would...
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    hestation, empty fuel bowls, air in fuel line. It...

    hestation, empty fuel bowls, air in fuel line. It was suggested that it could be the pick up lines. It does the same thing when filled all the way to just below the gas cap. I am guessing it is not...
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    pick up lines in fuel tank

    Quick question, does filling the fuel tank to totally full serve as a reliable test to determine if the pick fuel pick up lines are working or in need of repair.

    Thanks
    zdude1967
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    Thanks everyone, LeonV please let me know how...

    Thanks everyone, LeonV please let me know how they work out when you mount them


    Zdude1967
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    240z bumpers on a 260z

    Hi


    Can both front and rear 240z bumpers be installed on a 260z. If so what is the process, are any customs brackets needed.

    Thanks
    zdude67
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    By going out I mean non functioning the tach is...

    By going out I mean non functioning the tach is at zero and the other gauges are below the zero mark. The choke light does not turn on. It seems to be when the car is started, you start it and then...
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    Tach, fuel gauge etc go out intermittently

    OK my tach,fuel gauge,temp and oil preasure as well as the choke light have stopped working a few times in the last couple days. Then they just start working again, wow its the magic Z. In any case...
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    Hey sorry- it was valve float. Two valves made...

    Hey sorry- it was valve float. Two valves made contact with two piston tops. i had the engine totally rebuilt. Sorry I did not keep you guys in the loop-thanks everyone for there help
  19. Thanks everyone, I just have a few more questions...

    Thanks everyone, I just have a few more questions based on some recent issues and discoveries.
    In my attempt to determine if the pick up tube was clogged or perhaps not working properly I...
  20. oh, well funny thing the car stopped running...

    oh, well funny thing the car stopped running yesterday and I figured it was the fuel pump. I guess the best test would be to add some gas and see if it begins to run again. Is there a way to fix the...
  21. Thanks. where and what is the pick up tube? sorry...

    Thanks. where and what is the pick up tube? sorry for my lack of knowledge. I looked through my manual but did not find anything with that name
  22. Air in fuel lines and sputtering at high and now low speeds

    I posted the other day about sputtering at high speeds (100mph) and received some great suggestions. Thanks
    There seems to be an issue I just discovered, bubbling in the fuel line, I guess it is...
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    Thanks everyone. I will try all the suggestions....

    Thanks everyone. I will try all the suggestions. Probably begining with the floats. I just got the SU cd from Z therpy so I am hoping this will help me with the float height. As an additional item I...
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    sputtering at 95 mph and higher

    I have a 260z with 3 screw dome carbs. It begins to sputter and hestate at speeds approaching 100 mph. It seems fine up until the 100 mark then it is as if it becomes fuel starved. Any idea what this...
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    Steve, It is a Japenese engine rebuilding...

    Steve,

    It is a Japenese engine rebuilding company..The owner has a few Z'S and there were a few customer Z'S in the lot as well. Since the engine has only a few hours run time on it and is under...
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