Search:

Type: Posts; User: an_unusual_eye

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    12
    Views
    670

    she's cool. welcome aboard. agreed with "series...

    she's cool. welcome aboard. agreed with "series II"... january '71-august '72 production. rear bumper syle/bumper guard style/placement rules out the '73 model year cars. production date down to...
  2. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,081

    my apologies... i have to correct myself for...

    my apologies... i have to correct myself for reporting a "flawed memory" up there earlier ^^^. the repro set that i bought from MSA that dimpled when installed were REAR fitment for the '70-'72. ...
  3. Replies
    12
    Views
    741

    we've had some pretty eclectic and diversified...

    we've had some pretty eclectic and diversified toys and tools... but actually seem to be growing more nissan centric rather than less. we just sold a supra last year that complimented the z and...
  4. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,081

    MSA has repro vertical guard strips for the...

    MSA has repro vertical guard strips for the '70-'72, and OE horizontal bumper strips available for those cars as well. the problem with their repro vertical guard strips is quality. when you...
  5. glad to hear some progress has been made without...

    glad to hear some progress has been made without much pain. just a couple quick thoughts...

    1. "carb rebuild"... absolutely. clean slate from the start will save you a bunch of time figuring...
  6. Replies
    3
    Views
    436

    seems like a pretty nice car... but an...

    seems like a pretty nice car... but an upholstery kit and a respray of the rear panel would be high on the to do list.
  7. Replies
    12
    Views
    741

    wellll... i just used half (or more) of the ca$h...

    wellll... i just used half (or more) of the ca$h i could have bought another z with to pay off what was left on the loan on my armada... so i MAY still be interested, but now i'm not only looking...
  8. Replies
    12
    Views
    741

    four kids... one wife. (thankfully only one). ...

    four kids... one wife. (thankfully only one). seat math: one 240z + one S30 2+2 and everyone can get... wherever... without putting the key in the ignition of the armada. basically a toy car...
  9. Replies
    12
    Views
    741

    if the one in Vegas was closer OR a stick... it...

    if the one in Vegas was closer OR a stick... it might be a good starting point. red would actually be low on my personal preference list too. so i think the trifecta knocks that one out for me. ...
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    340

    actually... i JUST posted that i was looking for...

    actually... i JUST posted that i was looking for an S30 2+2... but... i can't drive an automatic. ;)
  11. Replies
    12
    Views
    741

    seeking an S30 2+2...

    looking to possibly expand the fleet with an S30 2+2... muSt be a manual ttransmission and with very little rust. bonus if it's east of the mississippi... bigger bonus for an early 260z, but all...
  12. Replies
    9
    Views
    772

    it's almost my twin... except that mine doesn't...

    it's almost my twin... except that mine doesn't have a hole in the roof... and has near perfect seats and door panels... and a steering wheel (or two, an OE "wood" and a compe replica) that suit...
  13. the sill length for all the 2 seat S30 coupés is...

    the sill length for all the 2 seat S30 coupés is the same, but (for the US market cars at least) the sill plates from '69-76 have the DATSUN stamp in the center of the sill, and the late ('77-'78...
  14. would the be the "correct" 4-speed for a 3/71...

    would the be the "correct" 4-speed for a 3/71 production car..? i thought this was the 1969-12/70 production transmission. quite possible that i'm mistaken, but wanted to throw it out there. best...
  15. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,814

    beautiful car. welcome to the fold. which...

    beautiful car. welcome to the fold. which 5-speed did you capture?
  16. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,155

    who's going for friday vs. saturday vs. sunday..?...

    who's going for friday vs. saturday vs. sunday..? now i'm thinking it might be worth a trip to raleigh to bring the car up for the weekend. lotsa driving, but driving is gOod. ;)
  17. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,155

    i'll be there friday and saturday... but without...

    i'll be there friday and saturday... but without the z. :(
  18. agreed with 1972... '70-'72 bumper, '71...

    agreed with 1972... '70-'72 bumper, '71 production forward sail emblem (although the glare IS deceptive), '72-'76 hubcaps... and i also agree with the color as suggested. this is NOT 907 green... ...
  19. assuming it's the S30 in your "garage", you'll be...

    assuming it's the S30 in your "garage", you'll be pleasantly surprised how easy it is to get into the odometer section and set the numbers to whatever you want. i set one a few years back (actually...
  20. i'm not sure why i'm posting, as i have nothing...

    i'm not sure why i'm posting, as i have nothing negative to say. ;)

    my '78 had a holley 4 barrel, and so did my late '71 240z. both were installed before i owned the cars, and both performed...
  21. Replies
    2
    Views
    344

    carl knows far more about these things than i...

    carl knows far more about these things than i do... and maybe more than anyone... but ~ 10317 (9/70) came to me with a 2400 cover in place. perhaps there were stragglers? or the cover may be more...
  22. in California... the safari gold '71 might be a...

    in California... the safari gold '71 might be a $3500 car. in the southeast, that's a $5000 car all day long. in my opinion.
  23. welcome to the diseaZe. a great starting point...

    welcome to the diseaZe. a great starting point for sure. my second favorite color and the color that the first 240z sold to the public (vin #13) wears. there's great support for these cars in...
  24. 205/55/16 on 16x7 pana -6 with a ~1.25" drop...

    205/55/16 on 16x7 pana -6 with a ~1.25" drop rubbed the front valance at lock. had to roll the lip with a 1/2" drive socket extension after chewing up a tire. 225 MIGHT be okay everywhere but at...
  25. Replies
    3
    Views
    451

    condition is the biggest issue. i bought a set...

    condition is the biggest issue. i bought a set (silver recesses) 2 years ago in round/true and clean bolt and go condition for $250. thought i got a good deal until i decided to try to sell them. ...
Results 1 to 25 of 99
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4