Category Archives: 240Z Project

240Z: Autocar UK Magazine 1970 Works rallye Car test

Ever since i read about Autocar UK Magazine testing one of the 240Z Works rallye Cars in 1970 in the “Race and Rallye Car” Magazine Article,  i was wondering what it’s all about. I thought it could be interesting not … Continue reading

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240Z: Mikuni / Solex PHH Manual and parts catalogues

Not even sure yet if i will end up with solex / Mikuni Triple carbs but, when i was ordering some parts from Japan and saw this set of Manuals for 10 bucks i just couldn’t resist. It’s a set … Continue reading

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240Z: RH rear quarter cut & hood rod arrived

Facebook groups can suck. While there are always guys beeing A**holes on the internet, sometimes you really run into nice people that help you with your needs and do that happily as well! Recently i asked around if someone had … Continue reading

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240Z: Chin spoiler sanded, Hayashi parts, Enkei mags and other parts from JP

You just have to love the days, when this is in your mailbox (or next to it): But let’s start in chronological order. On saturday i decided it’s time to get rid of the old paint (Part two) of the … Continue reading

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240Z: Rear hatch window investigation, Race & Rallye magazine

Time for another update. I lately stumbled on the Nissan / Datsun USA Technical service bulletin about the change of the hatch window rear defroster lines from Vertical to horizontal: Since i had been wondering why my cars (which were … Continue reading

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240Z: Swiss sales brochure

I realized i never shared the swiss 240Z Sales brochure which i got from my good friend Stefan a while ago. and thought it’s upon time. These are scans from above original printed sales brochure which he found and donated … Continue reading

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240Z: Rubber vs Polyurethane T/C Rod bushings comparison

Time for a little more knowledge today 🙂 After i posted pictures from my T/C rod bushings in various forum-threads, people replied that i should swap to rubber in the back. After discussing a few topics i figoured out that … Continue reading

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240Z: Nostalgic Hero Mooks

While waiting for the parts shipment from Japan i got some reading from Japan in my mailbox today. Two Nostalgic Hero Mooks (Magazine Books), which contain some readworthy information and nice pictures from some of the more special Z’s: Aside … Continue reading

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240Z: NOS brake and clutch parts, doglegs assembled, Spoiler lip paint removal pt. 1

A while ago i discovered some NOS parts on a german Sales ad website and contact the seller. few days later i got some NOS parts in my mailbox 🙂 A 5-speed transmission clutch fork incl the retainer spring: two … Continue reading

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240Z: New Custom made transmission crossmember bushings

This is another little project that has been under work for a while and is finally completed 🙂 A while ago i wanted to re-assemble the transmission crossmember with the new Energy suspension polyurethane bushings. They’re stated to fit all … Continue reading

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