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240Z: Optional Passenger Footrest knowledge

Just a little update on the passenger Footrest i obtained just a few weeks ago from the interwebs. It gathered some interest by some people over at classiczcars and i got some inputs which i’d like to share with you. … Continue reading

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240Z: Behind-the-seat area passenger side almost completed

Nothing huge to show you, but i got another update from my Bodyshop guy. The area behind the passenger seat got formed out of a piece of sheetmetal and installed. ready to weld in all of that stuff, including the … Continue reading

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EVENT: Japanclassic Switzerland 24. May 2020

I wasn’t able to make it the past two years, but since everything has calmed down, i’m really looking forward to this year’s event. The 12th annual Japaner Young and oldtimer meeting in switzerland. Check out all informations on … Continue reading

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ATENZA: OEM Optional Roof spoiler painted and installed

Last week i was able to pick up my painted OEM optional /  Mazdaspeed roof spoiler from the paintshop and it looked as good as expected. First you have to apply a lot of various sized seals and gaskets: Then … Continue reading

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240Z: Optional passenger footrest arrived

Two weeks ago i found a footrest for the 240Z for sale on a local ads-website. I remember i’ve seen them before but never really investigated about them. Both my cars came without them. This particular item was from a … Continue reading

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GARAGE: Workshop and Garage decoration

So, today i finally spent the afternoon decorating the workshop and garage with all the stuff i’ve collected over the years 🙂 Also installed a vacuum cleaner mounting system, so i can store it nicely… Decided to hang the original … Continue reading

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240Z: Another two books about the Fairlady Z arrived

Well yeah, i have yet another two new books to add to my ever evolving list of Z-related books i have to read and translate when i find some time. 1) Fairlady Z Story and history, Vol. 1 – The … Continue reading

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240Z: Rear lower valance comparison

So lately i had the opportunity to compare my two rear lower valances which i had.. The first one i got from MSA (not sure who is the manufacturer. and the second one which i bought later from Auto Panel … Continue reading

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ATENZA: Auto Folding mirror kit installation

Just before christmas i got my automated Folding mirror Kit. An OEM Mazda accessory piece, which came installed from factory in some trim levels and some versions. The kit kontains of some sort of a relay, a little wiring-harness extension, … Continue reading

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EK9: New Battery Charger

Long time readers might know that i had my fair share of problems with the EK9 batteries dying due to unter-useage and environmental (cold) temperature in my previous garages. This is better now in my new garage but still not … Continue reading

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