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    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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'75 280Z Headlight Relay Upgrade

Electrical 13 Nov 2014
Tamo, I whipped up a quick sketch for the starter relay. Original design is on the left, upgraded version with the new relay is on the right. Basically you are reducing the loading current on the starter switch so you don't burn up the contacts inside:  
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Headlamp harness Connectors

Electrical 27 May 2015
I'm assuming the "Bosch style" is a term coined by automotive enthusiasts to describe the size, shape, and pinout of those relays. I'm not sure Bosch ever really actually made relays themselves. If forced to guess, I would assume that Bosch didn't actually make them themselves...
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Source for Tail lamp harness plugs

Electrical 20 May 2015
Great. That'll provide a source for others.   Getting the contacts out of that spade connector body is pretty easy. If you managed to get those contacts out of the Ford O2 sensor, then getting the contacts out of that six position spade connector will be a breeze by comparison. Pap...
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'75 280Z Headlight Relay Upgrade

Electrical 13 Nov 2014
Tamo,   Three of the four relays in that Corolla box are very common and are almost as ubiquitous as the Bosch style relays that you are using. Here's an ebay auction for the three common ones. This one happens to say Toyota on the side, but there are lots of manufacturers for this one:...
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Lifting engine & tranny from the side?

Engine and Drivetrain Yesterday, 10:04 AM
When I pulled my engine for its overhaul, I pulled from the side and even left the hood installed - but I pulled it without the transmission attached.   Here are some significant points:   Pulled the radiator; Removed the carbs, alternator, starter, fan and fan clutch; Unmounted th...
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visors signed by mr k and matsuo

Ebay and Craigslist Today, 02:23 AM
Did the vanity mirror have a cover, originally?  Seems like one of my first ones did, waaay back then. 
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Anyone have experience with hy-per lube ZINC REPLACEMENT...

Engine and Drivetrain Yesterday, 11:43 AM
I recommend drinking the stuff: http://www.healthlin...ysfunction/zinc Haaaaaa!  Sportin' a ZDDP woody!
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Lifting engine & tranny from the side?

Engine and Drivetrain Yesterday, 10:04 AM
Could the motor come out from the side without all the hassle?  I've got a 3 car garage and the one in the middle is the project stall, so I would have more room from the side.   Thanks for the repiles everybody, I'm trying to figure an easier way.   I guess I could just try it and...
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Anyone have experience with hy-per lube ZINC REPLACEMENT...

Engine and Drivetrain Yesterday, 11:43 AM
This is my Zinc of choice. http://www.cam-shield.com/ Bonzi Lon
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Hubcap project

Open S30 Z Discussions Yesterday, 04:55 PM
It is a red reflective plastic, like a reflector on a bicycle, with the 'Z' imbedded.  The ones on my 73 were faded to an almost orange color when I did a refurbishment on them.  I also painted the red to blue to match the color of the car.  At the time new old stock ones were insa...
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