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07-16-2019, 06:27 AM
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Posted By Skully

TwinTurbo.NET: Nissan 300ZX forum - HICAS delete...

TwinTurbo.NET: Nissan 300ZX forum - HICAS delete question (http://www.twinturbo.net/nissan/300zx/forums/main/view/1030734/HICAS-delete-question.html)
12-01-2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,396
Posted By Skully

Thread is 16 years old :'(.

Thread is 16 years old :'(.
12-01-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 524
Posted By Skully

Don't have an automatic, but try looking in here?...

Don't have an automatic, but try looking in here?
http://www.300zx-twinturbo.com/cgi-bin/manual.cgi?list=at&slide=45
12-01-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,585
Posted By Skully

Looks awesome dude!

Looks awesome dude!
10-14-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Thanks!

Thanks!
10-14-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

As you can see I have removed all of my cold...

As you can see I have removed all of my cold starting equipment; because our winters are too extreme (-30c days are normal) I don't drive it in winter time. Right now the temperatures have been...
09-01-2018, 03:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 602
Posted By Skully

So for the poly I went to the side that takes the...

So for the poly I went to the side that takes the load on the braking, which is the front facing in a Z, I think in a ZX its the opposite. The back side takes most of the braking force grunt...
08-29-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 602
Posted By Skully

Yes those are all same thing. Apparently if you...

Yes those are all same thing. Apparently if you use one rubber, one poly (on the same rod) it will not snap. I use one rubber one poly, but not sure if earlier Z cars had the same issue, so far so...
08-24-2018, 04:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 307
Posted By Skully

Yessir!!! Still some kicking around!

Yessir!!! Still some kicking around!
08-12-2018, 06:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,160
Posted By Skully

Wow, very very nice!

Wow, very very nice!
08-06-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 351
Posted By Skully

If you try to put the shifter in fifth or...

If you try to put the shifter in fifth or reverse, does it go in but not drive the gear? Does it try to grind when you do it, or it just wont go in at all.

I currently have a z32 trans apart, from...
07-13-2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Driveshaft is being made, and bellhousing is off...

Driveshaft is being made, and bellhousing is off getting machined, in the meantime, friend of a friend wanted to do a little photoshoot. Looks lovely.
04-21-2018, 07:28 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Well the winter was crappy and cold, so I didn't...

Well the winter was crappy and cold, so I didn't do anything. I did manage to get these suckers installed in the past few days of thaw, they are super comfy. I'll drop the transmission in the...
10-01-2017, 01:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,163
Posted By Skully

Hey sorry to hear that hope you get it back soon...

Hey sorry to hear that hope you get it back soon and untouched! :( do you have facebook, post on the datsun groups, forums aren't too active nowdays :/
Replies: 141
Views: 13,875
Posted By Skully

haha you did the LS swap the right way, you just...

haha you did the LS swap the right way, you just swapped the whole car :D
09-07-2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Rip clutch, another thing to do this winder :D...

Rip clutch, another thing to do this winder :D haha
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Gs0PnZL0To
Replies: 5
Views: 1,033
Posted By Skully

Its probably a photoshoot session, so they...

Its probably a photoshoot session, so they rotated them, and lowered the car to max. If I did that where I live, I would absolutely lose everything under my car. It slightly scrapes on dips at the...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,033
Posted By Skully

I dont know why it just bothers me so much the...

I dont know why it just bothers me so much the way the front flares are cut out like that towards the doors.
07-31-2017, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Skully

Ah sorry no, for the s30, I forgot 280zx is a...

Ah sorry no, for the s30, I forgot 280zx is a subframe.
07-30-2017, 10:44 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Nephew came to visit, after a quick tune-up, he...

Nephew came to visit, after a quick tune-up, he took me for a drive. Rookie tho, can't even double clutch, just granny shifting, pff. :054:

Also I know you yankees are jealous of my shirt. :P :D
07-25-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 536
Posted By Skully

Well, mine is turbo too, but with a tune-able...

Well, mine is turbo too, but with a tune-able ecu. Your cold starts might be rougher due to removing AAC etc, depending if you live in a cold climate/plan on year-round driving. Just make sure you...
07-25-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 536
Posted By Skully

just get a non egr manifold and do this, its the...

just get a non egr manifold and do this, its the best way to go :D remove everything!
07-24-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Skully

Hahah for some stuff there is no such thing as ,...

Hahah for some stuff there is no such thing as , unbolt, put in new parts. With rust and stuff seizing its sometimes a nightmare ! :D Good luck, let us know how it works out!

They also say to...
Replies: 141
Views: 13,875
Posted By Skully

For real?!?!! That is amazing!!! I often stop by...

For real?!?!! That is amazing!!! I often stop by the dealership here when I drive around and drool over the vettes. Pretty damn jealous!!!!
07-24-2017, 08:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Skully

Yeah for sure, sometimes its not bad to look up...

Yeah for sure, sometimes its not bad to look up installation instructions and see how it goes together. I do this often when I am planning on buying something, just to make sure its going to work...
07-23-2017, 07:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By Skully

I am using AEM, but innovative is another well...

I am using AEM, but innovative is another well established brand, either works just fine. With my AEM, I just had to wire in the controller to a 12v source and it takes care of the heater too.
Replies: 141
Views: 13,875
Posted By Skully

Very nice! I was thinking really really hard...

Very nice! I was thinking really really hard about doing a color change with a wrap too, how is the stuff to work with?
05-28-2017, 08:12 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Thanks :D, it could use a coat of paint, at least...

Thanks :D, it could use a coat of paint, at least on all the new parts, the garage paint job isn't holding up to the days spent driving :D, but I have no time for that at the moment.
05-23-2017, 09:31 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Went for a drive...wow... I thought lowering...

Went for a drive...wow... I thought lowering springs were amazing compared to original suspension, well these coilovers are just as amazing over the lowering springs. So responsive, its stiff, but...
05-23-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

My life is fulfilled...Bleach made a comment......

My life is fulfilled...Bleach made a comment... You just pop in every 2-3 years and type a few words and peace out. :D
05-22-2017, 03:54 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Well..haha...got some coil overs, and threw them...

Well..haha...got some coil overs, and threw them in, also new spoiler/wing whatever....:icon_super::icon_super::icon_super: Just have to go for a drive to see how it handles!
05-20-2017, 06:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 509
Posted By Skully

Yes it will fit as long as it is same model, as...

Yes it will fit as long as it is same model, as in 2 seater will fit 2 seater, and 2+2 will fit 2+2, the one is longer than the other.
04-29-2017, 10:16 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

I'll just drive down and get your helpers to soap...

I'll just drive down and get your helpers to soap it up!! :icon_super::110::118:
04-29-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 681
Posted By Skully

Shims are NLA, best you can do is get him to...

Shims are NLA, best you can do is get him to measure ID and OD of old shim and see if you can find something or have some shims custom made. Good luck.
04-29-2017, 07:01 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

:D, yeah I love the clean front end now. Still...

:D, yeah I love the clean front end now. Still haven't machined the bell-housing for the 5 speed :(, probably not going to do the swap until beginning of winter anyways.

Yeah sometimes we still...
04-27-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Well snow falls, then it melts, and I sneak a...

Well snow falls, then it melts, and I sneak a drive in here and there!!!
Installed an aluminum splitter/belly pan, I really like it! Also threw some vents in, the heat that pours out of them is...
04-17-2017, 05:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 589
Posted By Skully

No fiberglass on the car, they were all metal...

No fiberglass on the car, they were all metal from factory. Probably patched a rusty hole with fiberglass.
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By Skully

Are they lowering springs or stock springs...

Are they lowering springs or stock springs installed?
Yes you can very much put them in backwards and have the rear squat and front jacked up a little. Can you get into the wheel wells and look at...
Replies: 141
Views: 13,875
Posted By Skully

Excellent! Whats your plans paint or powder-coat...

Excellent! Whats your plans paint or powder-coat all the suspension parts?
02-15-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 677
Posted By Skully

Good you figured it out. Hey if it works it...

Good you figured it out. Hey if it works it works, sometimes the little 90 degree piece of molded hose is 100$ just because its "oem". If I cant find stuff like this, I use metal bends and then do...
02-14-2017, 10:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,171
Posted By Skully

Its modeled after the Daytona Coupe.

Its modeled after the Daytona Coupe.
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By Skully

Yeah if you put the front ones in the back (or...

Yeah if you put the front ones in the back (or 240z insulators) on a 280z it will sit 1" lower. Which springs did you get? They are different front and back as well.
01-18-2017, 08:05 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Haha nice, must be nice to have a bunch to get...

Haha nice, must be nice to have a bunch to get together with!! Yeah I made sure nothing will break. Diff is an r200 lsd, so it should handle loads of power as well, not that I'll be swapping an LS,...
01-18-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Keeping the l28 turbo, I like it and its enough...

Keeping the l28 turbo, I like it and its enough for me. Just the 4 speed will not suffice, I was scared to do a hard launch. I had a 5 speed out of a 280zx, took it apart, the counter shaft bearing...
01-18-2017, 08:51 AM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Hahaha. There is a few guys that make the...

Hahaha.

There is a few guys that make the adapter, I went with Hoke performance one, since he was making a batch right before new years. Clutch and flywheel remain the same from an L28, there is...
01-17-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

Man you have the best shop in the world, all...

Man you have the best shop in the world, all these helpers and tools that you really want to be hands on! So lucky! :D yeah If I need to cut some glass maybe you have a helper that wont mind!
01-17-2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 43,623
Posted By Skully

Very nice combo for the wheels! Looks really good.

Very nice combo for the wheels! Looks really good.
01-17-2017, 02:04 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 14,873
Posted By Skully

z32 adapter plate, and 5 speed, hopefully going...

z32 adapter plate, and 5 speed, hopefully going in before winter is done. Gotta get a drive shaft made up. It was -45 or so for a bit there so, yeah no thanks. Its almost 0c now so woohoo, windows...
12-03-2016, 06:49 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 633
Posted By Skully

The only thing I can think of from those numbers...

The only thing I can think of from those numbers is speedo cogs? As far as the synchros go, google how they work. But yes it is a synchro gear box of course.
11-22-2016, 11:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,487
Posted By Skully

Oh wow, If I had my old job still I would be...

Oh wow, If I had my old job still I would be flying down and driving this up. Good luck with sale sir.
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