Search:

Type: Posts; User: LanceM

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Just as a note, you can get a fully rebuilt dizzy...

    Just as a note, you can get a fully rebuilt dizzy at NAPA for the cost of a new module and it comes complete. I went this route as with 72ZDave there are no Datsuns in the JY's here any more...
  2. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,492

    Yes freeze it, at work we did something similar...

    Yes freeze it, at work we did something similar but used CO2 or nitrogen because it was fast and handy.
  3. Thread: Any Value?

    by LanceM
    Replies
    9
    Views
    867

    Ha, don't think I want to drive all the way to...

    Ha, don't think I want to drive all the way to Bolivia :) I will miss them both but the BMW more, it is such a refined ride... I'm afraid that transportation after retirement will be something a...
  4. Thread: Any Value?

    by LanceM
    Replies
    9
    Views
    867

    There ya go, that's a response I like. How about...

    There ya go, that's a response I like. How about I send them to you for scanning/preservation then you get them back to me and I'll put the up for the collector that wants the originals on ebay. PM...
  5. Thread: Any Value?

    by LanceM
    Replies
    9
    Views
    867

    Serious like a heart attack :) In a way I'm...

    Serious like a heart attack :)

    In a way I'm sad to say it but this spring I hope to have my Z complete and sold...
  6. Thread: Any Value?

    by LanceM
    Replies
    9
    Views
    867

    In 848 days, yes I'm counting, I will be 55, my...

    In 848 days, yes I'm counting, I will be 55, my youngest son will have graduated and I'm retiring to somewhere south of the Texas border, taking only a suitcase. So as you can see saving them is not...
  7. Thread: Any Value?

    by LanceM
    Replies
    9
    Views
    867

    Any Value?

    Digging through some post divorce clutter trying to make room for a new life I've come across about a years worth of Z Club Bulletins Jan 82-83 from the Z Club of America and some old Bob Sharp...
  8. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,879

    Maybe it's just old age but I'm full of doubt...

    Maybe it's just old age but I'm full of doubt anymore anytime someone tells me I need to replace something that is working "for my own good", be it the government or some other sanctioning body....
  9. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,879

    You are kidding right, you don't really believe...

    You are kidding right, you don't really believe that do you??? What you need to do is follow the money and you'll see the reason we are constantly having to spend money replacing things that are...
  10. Looks great Except! You'll want to strip the...

    Looks great Except! You'll want to strip the paint out of the oil cap threads otherwise you might find the cap sort of permanent once the oil and engine heat gets to it!
  11. Thread: lead filling

    by LanceM
    Replies
    12
    Views
    1,476

    I would MIG them shut, wouldn't take but a few...

    I would MIG them shut, wouldn't take but a few seconds a hole.
  12. I have a fiberglass front air dam, otherwise all...

    I have a fiberglass front air dam, otherwise all stock, been running it that way since '79 or so. I'm not sure what the off set is but could measure them if you want as I have the wheels off the car...
  13. I have appliance wire look mags in 14 X 7 that I...

    I have appliance wire look mags in 14 X 7 that I run 235-60's on with no rubbing
  14. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,593

    Epoxy primer is the only way to go, but you will...

    Epoxy primer is the only way to go, but you will need a spray gun to put it on it's not available in a rattle can. As stated above regular primer isn't going to protect the metal.
  15. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,790

    I buy all of my tires online and with having 5-6...

    I buy all of my tires online and with having 5-6 vehicles around one of them always seems to need tires. To get around the mounting problem I bought a manual tire mounter and a bubble balancer. For...
  16. Replies
    3
    Views
    777

    what year?

    what year?
  17. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,201

    http://www.classiczcars.com/forums/showthread.php?...

    http://www.classiczcars.com/forums/showthread.php?t=19735

    Save money and go with the HF gun, and then pick your powders. Buying the kit costs more, and you will probably get colors you will never...
  18. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,479

    Stick a couple of flat washers on the studs first...

    Stick a couple of flat washers on the studs first then for sure the nuts won't bottom out.
  19. Thread: Rust Problem!!

    by LanceM
    Replies
    6
    Views
    2,063

    That's not good. The spray foam is a bad idea too...

    That's not good. The spray foam is a bad idea too as it holds moisture against the metal. I would say you are going to have to replace a lot of metal to do it right and I sure wouldn't drive it...
  20. Replies
    4
    Views
    1,034

    I was told to store it on edge like you are...

    I was told to store it on edge like you are thinking, luckly I have an upstairs in my shop and have it up there leaning against a box on the floor...
  21. Thread: Front squeak

    by LanceM
    Replies
    4
    Views
    1,045

    Sounds like 2 things. Warped rotor, feel any...

    Sounds like 2 things. Warped rotor, feel any pulsing in the brake pedal? 2. Sticking caliper, which would cause a warped rotor.
  22. Thread: no rear brakes

    by LanceM
    Replies
    10
    Views
    898

    I would start with bleeding the master and going...

    I would start with bleeding the master and going back, an air bubble in the master will do that and getting it out trying to bleed the system is almost impossable.
  23. It's my understanding that all ZX cars had the...

    It's my understanding that all ZX cars had the r-200, considering the cars are together the speedo gears would be a good indication of the ratios.

    This may help: ...
  24. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,435

    They are available at the parts store, little...

    They are available at the parts store, little pricey, $42 at rockauto.com, might be cheaper in the long run to buy a rebuilt dizzy.
  25. Replies
    55
    Views
    14,921

    I'm with Arne, My 73 came with the appliance...

    I'm with Arne,
    My 73 came with the appliance wheels when I bought it in 79 and the caps were nothing but rust then and that was in Calif!
Results 1 to 25 of 100
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4