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240Z: Seam weld grinding

When i installed the optional footrests, i realized that my bodyshop left some of the floorpan area “unfinished”. And i thought if i bring the car for blasting and a layer of primer soon anyway, i better make sure it … Continue reading

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240Z: NOS front fender arrived

Shout out to my man Stefan who gave me the Tip on this NOS Front Fender for sale. Actually it said NOS but, i’m not 100% sure. it has a weird Handpainted primer-layer on the outside, but other than that … Continue reading

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240Z: Blasting preparation & Optional footrest installation

Over the next week i’ve planned to bring the Chassis to a Blasting company (more on that in a separate post). But before that, i had to remove the installed bodypanels. So the passenger door and fenders came off and … Continue reading

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240Z: My first ever CAD Design (Tank rubber pieces)

I work with CAD Drawings and renderings daily in my work life and always wanted to learn how to draw them. When i realized i need those 240Z Tank rubber pieces redone and probably should make a nice drawing, that … Continue reading

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FOR SALE: Various Daihatsu Spare parts catalogue microfiches!

Together with the Microfiche reader, i got various sets of daihatsu microfiches. They’re currently for sale on ebay since i have no use for them. Check them out HERE, or contact me directly if interested (Also see links below) I … Continue reading

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EK9: Old JDM Tuning catalogues & Pricelist

With the rising of the EK9 value lately, i decided to finally ask my Insurrance if they can insure my car as a “collector” car. I know it’s not exactly a multi-million dollar collectors item, but it brings you some … Continue reading

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240Z: Fuel filler neck arrived

More parts arrived. this time a NOS fuel filler neck, straight from Japan: This fits my restored Fuel filler cap and mount perfectly 🙂

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OTHER: Microfiche reader from an unexpected Toyota Collection

I’m always fascinated what hides behind some of the doors you see every day. And most of the time you wouldn’t expect anything special behind a random barn-door. That’s exactly what happened when i bought a microfiche reader for my … Continue reading

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240Z: NOS Battery tray, Fuel Sender unit & Choke lever

Since i got a new fuel tank a few days ago, i decided to get all the parts that belong to it. The first parts came today. The Fuel tank sending  unit: Including the Seal O-Ring And while ordering parts, … Continue reading

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OTHER: Mazda MX-30 test drive

My wife wants to buy a “faster” car, since her current mazda3 is a bit slower compared to her previous seat Leon Cupra. With the new house with photovoltaic system and everything we also thought about smart electric solutions, and … Continue reading

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