Monthly Archives: March 2020

240Z: Another visit to the bodyshop (Lots of test-fitting)

Thanks to the Covid-19 crisis my Bodyshop had to close for the time beeing, since he has trouble getting all the stuff he needs atm. Nevertheless i was able to visit him today, deliver a few small bits and pieces … Continue reading

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240Z: Small bits and pieces delivery

A few weeks ago my Bodyshop guy asked me if i could get him the now-missing taillight surroudning panel mounts, which he had to remove during repair of the rear-end. I researched a bit and found that JDM-Car-Parts makes them. … Continue reading

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240Z: Choke lever reinforcement plate arrived

A few weeks ago i saw a german guy named tim on facebook, showing some Choke lever adapter plates he designed and made for the Z. He made a few more and sold them. I guess he didn’t expect them … Continue reading

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240Z: Got a Microfiche reader to read those old Nissan / Datsun Microfiches

A while a go a i scored an (incomplete) set of old Nissan / Datsun Microfiches of the 240Z / S30 chassis in germany for almost nothing. I tried to scan them using a flatbet scanner as some suggested, but … Continue reading

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240Z: Passenger floorpan in, Front fender & Hatch test fit

Good news. My Panelbeater is working hard on my car atm and there’s some progress, so i visited him (with 2 meters distance of course, because #Coronavirus). So the passenger floor pans are in and will be completed soon: Looking … Continue reading

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240Z: behind-the-seat area back in

My bodyshop guy promised me to work on my car until end of march. so i hope there is some progress. the first update he sent me was fromĀ  the area behind the passenger seat. There was some rust do … Continue reading

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240Z: Promodet Oil Pan – does anybody know it?

Currently (ending tomorrow) is an Oil pan for sale on YAJ for the L6 engine from famous japanese company “Promodet”. I was first going to bid on it, just because i lake to stock fancy japanese (street) racing parts, with … Continue reading

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240Z: Original Seat bracket mounts out, sandblasted, primered and test fitted

Well the last week have been pretty busy at work, and i’m still working on some details of the house. but everything is finally calming down now and i have plans to kickstart the Z-project again soon and get some … Continue reading

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