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    I'm able to turn it on but only while holding the...

    I'm able to turn it on but only while holding the gas. And it smokes a lot . The noise is kinda hard to explain, its similar to the one your explaining. I know what your saying. I heard it while...
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    Zed head. My lash pad doesn't come off no more. I...

    Zed head. My lash pad doesn't come off no more. I got it rebuild but after I put the new head I turn it on and it seems like the same valve it making a sound. It sounds like pressure releasing....
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    I did a compression test and all came out from...

    I did a compression test and all came out from 148 to 150. I would do a leak down test but I don't have the equipment. I'm also gonna remove the oil pump switch the position of the distributor....
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    I'm thinking that they didn't replace the guide....

    I'm thinking that they didn't replace the guide. That is one of our conserns blue
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    All new. Tomorrow I'm checking the compression....

    All new. Tomorrow I'm checking the compression. Was 0.08 intake and 0.10 exhaust good.thats on cold. And 0.10 intake and 0.12 exhaust on hot. We also replaced the timing, sprokets, tensioner. But I'm...
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    All the valves are new. That's the reason I'm...

    All the valves are new. That's the reason I'm confused. Can the head be bad and the person that rebuilt it didn't check it right or something.
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    I used 0.08 for intake and 0.10 for exhaust on...

    I used 0.08 for intake and 0.10 for exhaust on the valve adjustment
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    New head in now having problems!!!!

    Just finished reinstalling the rebuild head.now everything is back in and ready to start. We did a valve adjustment, checked the firing order.i guess everything to start it up. I gave it some gas and...
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    Head bolt torque please!

    Just a quick question. I need head bolt torque specs and exhaust and intake manifold torque.
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    Questions about mild cam for 280z

    Hey members, I currently rebuilding my n47 head and replacing the timing chain on my car. Before reinstalling I was thinking about installing a mild cam. I don't much about upgrading a cam, so I have...
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    Just finished putting the keeper and lash pad...

    Just finished putting the keeper and lash pad back in. The car sounded back to normal, ran it around the block and it felt and sounded good. Hopefully it's stays in there. Took us about 30 min and...
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    You're probably right, it's one of the keepers...

    You're probably right, it's one of the keepers and the lash pad.is the lash pad were the lever sits on. Sorry don't know to
    Much about the names.im gonna ask around my area of mechanics to see if...
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    My engine was running strong for the amount of...

    My engine was running strong for the amount of miles it had. Just had my fuel pump
    Replaced by mikeZ in Whittier, and he said my car was still real strong.
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    I was trying to figure out how to fix this broken...

    I was trying to figure out how to fix this broken valve keeper without taking off the head and I came across a complete l28 engine that was recently rebuild. The guy wanted 350 for the engine but the...
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    Opened the valve cover and found that the first...

    Opened the valve cover and found that the first valve spring(next to timing chain) was missing the valve keepers that go inside the retainer were missing. The pieces were next to the spring. How bad...
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    Engine knock!!!

    I recently took my 78 280z for normal weekend drive from Los Angeles to Anaheim then back.it was about 40 miles back and forth. The car had no problems but once I exit the freeway I heard a knocking...
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    yesterday they were 165$ ill order them on Friday...

    yesterday they were 165$ ill order them on Friday if he still has them. ill post comment as soon as i put them on
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    i look up the standard ignition injectors on ebay...

    i look up the standard ignition injectors on ebay and i think i will purchase them. great tip. have you purchased them before are they good for the price
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    I haven't been driving the car since, but i turn...

    I haven't been driving the car since, but i turn it on and let it run to see if it keeps on doing it.its not the same from running it on the highway but im not going to risk it.i will replace the...
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    leaky injector question

    about a week ago while worming the car i noticed a smell of gas coming from under the hood.my car usually smell like exhaust but this smell was pure gas. i turn off the car and noticed the middle...
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    This is a little off topic. But has anyone tryed...

    This is a little off topic. But has anyone tryed the push start and control from motorsport auto for the 70-78 Z's. It a thought
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    yeah zed, the "rod' has a lot play i don't know...

    yeah zed, the "rod' has a lot play i don't know if it suppose to be like that.not sure what you mean by bend or twist it looks very fragile, but if it helped you than ill figure it out.sorry about my...
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    ignition switch little problem.

    a while back my car started to lag to turn on when i turned the key. the switch will have no response unless i play with it by moving the key up or down while its on ON. eventually it stop working,...
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    After I find out how to post pics I'll post the...

    After I find out how to post pics I'll post the picture of the car and the it's height
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    The pictures help slot thanx. I think I'm going...

    The pictures help slot thanx. I think I'm going with eibach.My car is a 280z 2+2 do you think I need the isolator bushing in the back
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