Monthly Archives: January 2018

240Z: OEM Front chin spoiler arrived

Sometimes you find the coolest things when you don’t even search for them. I always thought the “euro” front lip / chin spoiler was cool but it’s somehow rare these days to find one and i thought i go the … Continue reading

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ATENZA: New OEM Summer wheels

After i realized i cannot afford to modify three cars at the same time, i decided to keep my daily driver as it is and not throw all my money at it. I better concetrate on my other projects. However … Continue reading

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240Z: Rear window & -defroster check

I got a request for a 240Z Rear window for sale, so i thought it might be a good reason to get my small power supply and Multimeter out and check them. Unfortunately i didn’t even need my tools. It … Continue reading

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240Z: New Hungarian floorpans vs Zeddfindings floorpans

One common rusty area of most S30 Z’s are the floors. The only supplier of floor pans i know is from zeddfindings¬† (http://www.datsunzparts.com/ ). The Problem is. they look good at first sight, but upon closer inspection they don’t fit … Continue reading

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240Z: Brake backing plates modified for MK63 brakes

I’ll write a huge Post about the MK63 brakes soon (just waiting for some details), but one thing i can tell already is that they’re usually installed without the backing plate.¬† The brakes fit perfectly with the OEM Brakes (see … Continue reading

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240Z: Parts back from Paint stripping

Nothing big today, just picked up a bunch of parts at the paint stripping company. The green colour is wash-primer to protect it from rust. The grille parts. have to straighten a few things, waiting for two small vertical parts … Continue reading

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ATENZA: Front bumper damage repair / Opel Astra Turbo :)

Yeah, i managed to address something long-overdue before christmas holidays and now got it fixed. At some point last year, something hit me or i hit something or whatever happened ( i dont know). Just one day i realized there’s … Continue reading

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EVENT: Japaner old- & Youngtimer Meet, Bleienbach, 2018

The annual swiss Japanclassic Car Meeting announced it’s Date for 2018 and i thought i share it. The team behind is all passionate and just do it for fun. Free entry and usually a massive gathering. Good spots are gone … Continue reading

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240Z: Turn signal switch & ignition switch ring painted, final assembly

Woohow! Another one of these little long-term projects finally completed. I failed several attempts to paint the ignition-switch surrounding ring and the Turn signal switch stalk by myself. The paint would be so easy to scratch off (with fingernails) afterwards … Continue reading

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OTHER: HKS Turbo kit restauration (New year, new Project)

New year, new project? Nah, not really. But the turbokit i bought (which was clearly advertised as a C110 Skyline L20 Turbokit) seems to be for an L16 or L18 4-cylinder Motor as more as i research. Interest and feedback … Continue reading

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