Monthly Archives: March 2015

240Z: Parts back from sandblasting / Powdercoating, Pillowball mounst installed and new rubber insulator

Seems like i do a little bit on my car every evening lately and that’s so much fun 🙂 1) Went to the local hardware store and picked up a few 10.8 grade bolts for installing my JDM three-five Pillowball … Continue reading

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240Z: Steering column assembly

Last few evenings i’ve been working on the assembly of the steering column. Started with the delivery of the freshly sandblasted and painted housing parts: The steering colum mount still had the old glue inside so i tried a few … Continue reading

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ATENZA: Introducing Project Atenza GJ / Mazda 6 Station wagon

Yesssss! Finally after owning and daily driving my Civic EJ9, 90 Horespower-monster (:D) for more than 12 years, it’s time for a more practical and mature replacement. I’ve been test-driving cars for a while now and after a while i … Continue reading

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EK9: Custom rear tow strap mount completed

I have to thank my friend Alex a lot. I had these G-sonic (by GP-sports Japan) tow straps laying around for months now but was not sure how to install them on my EK9. But lucky me Alex needed my … Continue reading

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240Z: Refurbished Steering colum bearings, Pics from the Paintshop and Starroad Picture finally at the wall :)

I knew my Parts will be back from the paintshop and powdercoating company soon so i wanted to make sure as much as possible is ready for assembly when the parts are here. So ever since i read about it … Continue reading

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SOLD: EJ9, 500.- CHF! (Edited!)

Update: This car has been sold and is not available anymore! Selling my old Daily EJ9 because i’m buying a new daily car. If someone’s interrested (Switzerland favourized): This car will be for sale until late JUNE / early  JULY … Continue reading

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240Z: Cut sparewheel well out, Parts for Powdercoating, Sandblasting and painting

Today i had a super-productive day in my opinion 🙂 Had a day off from work so i thought i’d do as many things as possible. I have some big car related news (not this car) soon, so i want … Continue reading

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240Z: Kameari Enginemounts installed, Steering colum disassembly pt. II, upper diff mount disassembled, Steering rack spacer corrected

Currently i’m working in my little-basement-workshop almost daily trying to get all the small details right. So here’s an update on all the small things i did lately: 1) Zcarnut over at the JNC Forums pointed out that my Steering … Continue reading

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240Z: A visit to the Bodyshop

Have wanted to visit my Fairlady and Yves at the Bodyshop for a while, but sadly i never really found time. That until last thursday. Just wanted to talk about the “Master plan” regarding the chassis and see the work … Continue reading

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240Z: Steering rack Assembly III, Front LCA’s installed, More news from the Bodyshop

So everyday i try to spend at least 30minutes in the basment in my little Home-workshop assembling parts. But honestly progress is allways slower then i was hoping for, because it needs just so much time figuring out all the … Continue reading

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