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    hawaii z

    i have a 04/1972 240z vin#hls3076649 i bought in hawaii in 1977 that has less yhan 6,500 original miles.how do i find out what day it was produced my b-day is 04/20/1958

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Pass/flash button on indicator stalk

Open S30 Z Discussions Yesterday, 08:39 AM
I've just noticed that my 72 Z hasn't got a button on the end of the indicator/turn signal stalk to flash the headlamps, my old UK car had one and so did all my friends cars over here, my question is should it have one or didn't the USA cars have this feature? Thanks in advance :-)
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Throttle opener control valve and servo diaphragm for a 2...

Engine and Drivetrain 02 Aug 2014
Where can i purchase a Throttle opener control valve and servo diaphragm for a 240z? My servo diaphgram is not working and i have been advised it will be need it to have the air conditioner system working properly once installed. Been searching on the internet in several sites but have not fo...
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Need help sourcing parts

Fuel Injection Yesterday, 09:33 PM
Hey everyone   I am having some very real issues finding an afm for my 78 280z. After an exhaustive search, I have the Nissan OEM part number (22680-N4213) finally narrowed down, but finding a replacement for less than $475 is not working. Sadly, most pick n pull places in the Denver area do...
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Wood gear shift knob

Open S30 Z Discussions 26 Nov 2015
I have owned a '72 and a '73.  Both had wood gearshift knobs.  I have seen factory '71s and '72's that didn't and I have seen them that did. I don't think I have ever seen a '73 without a wood knob. Mine does not have a wood gear shift knob but I believe it is factory.  Does...
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1976 280Z Restoration Project

Open S30 Z Discussions 06 Feb 2015
Hi everyone! My name is Mark and I will be restoring my 1976 280Z coupe HLS30-271295 starting this year. I look forward to your feedback and help as I am sure most of you have a lot of experience with restoring your own cars! I am hoping you will all chip in and help me avoid some common pitfalls...
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Electrical Yesterday, 06:40 PM
Anyone knows of any generic idle stop solenoid that can be used to boost the RPMS when the compressor of the Air Conditioner is activated? I sent an e-mail to carb junkies but they told me their parts will not work with a Datsun 240z! Anyone?
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I open myself for you criticism!

Open S30 Z Discussions 13 Oct 2013
Hi all! I have been underground for a while working on my '76 280z. I decided to hold off posting until I had something worth showing. My 280z was a bit of a whore in a prom dress. As I disassembled it and mounted it in the rotisserie it became obvious that I had a bit of a basket case...
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Where's that thread with 280Z CAD model ?

Open S30 Z Discussions Yesterday, 08:02 PM
The one by a member in Russia. Has a nifty super-detailed model. Spent an hour looking here and on google, can't find it anywhere.   Bought me a new CAD, Viacad pro, got 30% off for BF. Probably not good enough to open the model he posted, but worth a try. Want to try to CAD some freaky head...
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Servo diaphgram and control valve for AC on a 240z

Engine and Drivetrain 07 Jul 2015
What kind of servo diaphgram and control valve will i need to get to raise the idle when i turn the AC on the car? Still looking for a bracket that can hold a Sanden 508 Compressor. I have everything else, but need to get these parts before taking the car to the shop!!
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1972 280z? With 2000 miles On Chasing Classic Cars 10:00...

Open Chit Chat 24 Nov 2015
And Wayne is supposed to be a classic car guru?
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A gentle (re)-introduction

Introductions and Rides Yesterday, 01:02 AM
Hi all, Been gone for a long long time, think I first became a member here around 2001.   Still got a 240z "nearly finished" - Long story short : acquired it around the year 2001, promptly proceeded to do my upmost to make it look like a real life exploded diagram. Built it back up all the w...
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United States Yesterday, 03:56 PM
I am a (retired Automotive Tech 30 Yrs) and owner of a  mostly stored and used only in summer 62 K mile 1981 of a 280ZX turbo, t-roof, 2+2 with all factory loaded options since 1983.  I happen to be privy to someone named Joe who was one of Nissan's USA Nationwide Troubleshooters. ...
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Instrument Brake lights dims a little bit when parking br...

Electrical 22 Nov 2015
The instrument brake light dims a litlle bit when i take the brake off the car! It does it with the vehicle´s headlights lights on or off! What could be the cause of this and where should i check to get this sorted out! I have already connected and disconnected the turn signal switch for any...
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Stainless steel headers, exhausts and JDM twin-pipe muffl...

Garage Businesses 09 Sep 2015
Sean Dézart, in and around Zs for 26 years now, current President of the French Datsun club (with nearly 1300 members - not all active of course), previous Dutch Z club member for 4 years and before that Chairman and events organiser of the UK Z club.   Around 4 years ago I discovered that n...
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[2015] What Did You Do To/with Your Z Today?

What I Did Today 31 Dec 2014
Started to gather the parts to reupholster the seats.
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