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  1. Thread: Plug Reads?

    by beandip
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    Chris, I have been using the same ignition for 11...

    Chris, I have been using the same ignition for 11 years and swear by them. First off are you using NGK plugs? Try a set if them BPR6ES. I have a question about the ignition wiring. This could be...
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    John B. is right on. Auto light make good...

    John B. is right on. Auto light make good sinkers for fishing, as far as a Z application.
    For some unknown reason NGK are the plugs work in these engines. I have had nothing but success with...
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    Welcome to the Site . You will find that there...

    Welcome to the Site . You will find that there are a number of Z drivers here in Or. I live a distance from you but feel free to have a look at my Z Club's Web Site northwestz.org
    Maybe we can...
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    If you like the Rewinds , I would go for those in...

    If you like the Rewinds , I would go for those in a 16''. You will find that you have a selection of tires for this size wheel. Especially if you want a performance tire.
    Gary
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    On your Z the pump will run until you switch the...

    On your Z the pump will run until you switch the key to the off position. This includes if you ever crash and or end up on the roof!! I installed a pressure switch into the circuit, so the electric...
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    I did the same install 8 years ago in my '73 and...

    I did the same install 8 years ago in my '73 and am still using the original 240 tach. You will need the bottom part that actually bolts to the block that the dist bolts on to. If you try and use...
  7. Thread: rear end noise

    by beandip
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    Manny when you drained the fluid was there much...

    Manny when you drained the fluid was there much metal filings on the drain plug magnet? Is there much play when you manually move the car back and forth?
    If you lift the rear of the car and...
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    Phred, WOW, I haven't seen a post from you in a...

    Phred, WOW, I haven't seen a post from you in a vary long time. Glad to see you are still around here.
    Gary
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    For this engine I recommend NGK by all means. ...

    For this engine I recommend NGK by all means. And this number. BPR6ES with a stock ignition set them at .035". I have found NGK plugs work the vary best. The number that I gave you are not all...
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    I was born and raised in shaky town 45 years but...

    I was born and raised in shaky town 45 years but moved to smog free Portland area in '84.
    Gary
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    If you can come by a good 280ZX engine , go that...

    If you can come by a good 280ZX engine , go that route. This is what I did and have been vary happy with the results.
    An '82ZX, I milled the head .030 giving 9.5 to one. The non turbo motors...
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    The resister is mounted just below the coil. It...

    The resister is mounted just below the coil. It is about 2 1/2'' long and 1/2'' wide. A wire connected at each end and one going to the coil. With the ignition switch turned to the run position ,...
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    The last couple I found in the u pull it were...

    The last couple I found in the u pull it were $15.00 I keep one for a spare and shared the others with club members.
    to pull one from the car. All you need is a 10mm wrench and a pocket knife. ...
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    Jan, what you have is a easy fix. That is if you...

    Jan, what you have is a easy fix. That is if you want to permanently treat the rust. As was stated POR 15, however and this is a must. first wire brush the rusted area then use Marine Clean. This...
  15. Thread: Newbe 72 240z

    by beandip
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    HapG, welcome. Just wanted to let you know that...

    HapG, welcome. Just wanted to let you know that there are a bunch of us Z drivers in your area. I live in Beaverton.
    There are members of the Club I belong to in Salem also. Please feel...
  16. To make this work use the mount from the ZX that...

    To make this work use the mount from the ZX that bolts to the block and your Dist connects to. You don't need any special coil just the one for a ZX. I have made this mod 9 years ago and you are...
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    Another thought, buy a can of starter fluid and...

    Another thought, buy a can of starter fluid and spray some into the intake of the air filter. Give it a 5 count shot, and try to start the engine. If it shows any signs of life then look to the...
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    I don't know why you came to the conclusion the...

    I don't know why you came to the conclusion the coil is bad, since you stated that you were driving the car when you parked it. For starters check if you are getting any spark at the plugs. If you...
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    You can completely do away with the collection...

    You can completely do away with the collection tank. Do a search on this topic . I pulled my evap tank 8 years ago and have not had a problem since. One thing to check is the large filler hose. If...
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    This is a great show, drawing people in form...

    This is a great show, drawing people in form Idaho and Washington, as well as from Cal. Our weather is going to be stellar and so are the cars.
    So come and join us and celebrate our super Z car.
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    NorthWest Z Car Show N Shine 2010

    We are having our annual Show N Shine on This Saturday August 28th.
    Again this year we are having it at Forged Performance.
    Located at 867 NW Corporate Drive in Troutdale, Oregon.
    From 10am -...
  22. What ever floats your boat. If you just install...

    What ever floats your boat. If you just install a RX-7 pump you don't need a regulator. They will supply all the fuel you ever need for your carbs. Since you said that you were going to cover the...
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    First check the bulbs that are not working with a...

    First check the bulbs that are not working with a meeter to see they are indeed good. Then check the light socket with the meeter for voltage and continuity on the ground. If no joy check the...
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    One thing you should consider when removing the...

    One thing you should consider when removing the water flowing through the intake manifold. And in some cases the 3 screws. Last year NorthWest Z had our Car Show-N-Shine at Forged Performance. ...
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    All electric 1200 datsun drag car

    This is a little different. Datsun 1200 drag car. LOL
    My friend John Wayland here in Portland Oregon has built a drag car that is all electric. He has been building and racing this car for over...
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