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  1. Did the seller give you an asking price for the...

    Did the seller give you an asking price for the car?
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    Fwiw:

    For future reference:
    Remove and replace one wire at a time.
    It helps eliminate any errors, yours or the PO's out of synch distributor/drive gear, etc.
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    If you do play fast and loose you might have...

    If you do play fast and loose you might have something to lose.
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    Noted. But since I do not know you it is hard to...

    Noted.
    But since I do not know you it is hard to tell what part of your thread is sarcasm when you state you are using 25 cent relays and; "what can I really loose?"



    I went to a car event...
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    OK Then...

    Twisting wires together does not make for great connections. It's OK for breadboarding the project but for the final install proper crimping or nice hot solder joints would be the preference.
    And...
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    Caveat Emptor.

    (hopefully, only) Your headlights at night on an unlit winding road on a moonless night at speed.
    Think about at least using a weather resistant relay since I'm sure you are going to locate these...
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    If the testing station will allow it go for a...

    If the testing station will allow it go for a pretest if you are at all worried about failure.
    Better to fail in a pretest than to fail and be marked as a gross polluter in the Cali system....
  8. You may be reaching a point where a dyno facility...

    You may be reaching a point where a dyno facility may be helpful in narrowing down the culprit of the 'hesitation'.
    Gas analysis and the ignition pattern(s) revealed on a scope while running at the...
  9. That may be OK with sealed beams but with an H4 /...

    That may be OK with sealed beams but with an H4 / replaceable bulb assembly, not a great idea.
    Even with a later 280Z with the inner fender shield you still have the issue of dirt and moisture....
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    When I was around 6 years old I found a plain...

    When I was around 6 years old I found a plain white envelope out in front of our house with money in it, around $40.00.
    I took it into my mother and she checked with the neighbors to see if anyone...
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    My personal favorite is the Narva XB3 for street...

    My personal favorite is the Narva XB3 for street applications.
    Originally designed for motorcycle applications, 60/55 watt in H4.
    49290
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    You have installed them?

    You have installed them?
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    Arizona Z Fiberglass bumpers on a '74 260Z:

    Nissan used to make big rubber plugs for the cars sold outside the US but still had the stock rear apron.
    I put them on a 260 that I removed the shock bumpers from to fill the oval-ish holes. They...
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    Hella makes good housings. Make sure you are...

    Hella makes good housings.
    Make sure you are getting the optimal voltage to the H4 bulbs (a relay harness helps in this regard).
    Use a good quality bulb. I have my favorites but do not want to turn...
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    That engine picture looks questionable for such...

    That engine picture looks questionable for such mileage to me.
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    Illegal headlight imports in CBPs spotlight

    The Fed's a cracking down again:
    http://www.gsnmagazine.com/sites/all/themes/gsn/images/logo.jpg

    http://lightsite.weebly.com/uploads/2/4/4/3/2443887/5522195.jpg
    By: Mark Rockwell

    Although...
  17. Enjoy YOUR Ride:

    Because there are so many examples of the Z and they are available at a relatively affordable price the car lends itself to many owner modifications.
    IMO many are good, others not. But a difference...
  18. Thread: EGR in '73?

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    Fyi:

    There are circumstances that require a smog inspection at a referee station. If you get stopped by a police officer and he feels your vehicle is not in compliance an inspection is necessary. If you...
  19. Thread: EGR in '73?

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    So now you know...

    So now you know...
  20. My Gawd...A Capital Offense!

    Folks make mistakes. I'm sure you really wanted to type The Car Show instead of "Ther Car Show". Minor typographical error, minor model error.
    Or, he was wearing his old prescription beer goggles...
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    At least this post is in the Forum for Scarab ;)-

    At least this post is in the Forum for Scarab ;)-
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    Scarab #1 Anyone?

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/1972-Datsun-240Z-Scarab-Rare-Find-/260851169625?pt=US_Cars_Trucks&hash=item3cbbf0f959
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    Until this is done all other advice is really...

    Until this is done all other advice is really superfluous to the issue. First find out what is and isn't working correctly and fix.
    Then after you have determined everything is OK, start upgrades...
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    UPDATE August 18, 2011:

    Due to an order cancellation I have 10 pair of the Bosch H4 housings in inventory for sale at $65.oo a pair,
    with 60/55 H4 bulbs, shipped USPS.
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    From a collectors standpoint the US 260Z may have...

    From a collectors standpoint the US 260Z may have future value.
    2 styles for the transition from 240 to 280.
    Unique VIN (RLS30): HLS30 for the 240 and back to HLS30 for the 280 and since so many...
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