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BJSZED last won the day on July 4 2017

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  1. BJSZED

    Barking Problem

    OP will probably figure that out with lack of responses....probably end up in the tool shed.
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    Resistor, Diode or Both

    Thanks for your responses...good advice, will do
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    Resistor, Diode or Both

    I've been reading on-line and getting confused. I think the resistor comes into play on a 4 wire alternator. It is used instead of an alternator charge light. Without it apparently it won't charge at idle. I believe I just need the diode on the run/start ignition wire from the ignition switch to the alternator.
  4. Looking for wisdom on whether I need a resistor, diode or both on my alternator upgrade ? I know I need the diode to prevent run on after the ignition switch is turned off but am unsure of the reason for the resistor ? - 1972 240z - 90 amp maxima alternator - new speedhut voltmeter which does not use a light ( for the resistance on the ignition circuit ) - new wiring, old voltage regulator is gone thanks for your input !
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    240z reproduction dash

    Yes, you have to cut those holes out. I used a step drill. Lot safer than a knife.
  6. BJSZED

    240z reproduction dash

    Yeah, that's from me. Working on the dash and leaving it rest upside down on the top trying to figure out how to mount all the gauges. It flattened them down a little. I'm hoping they will return when upright. If you are keeping the stock gauges, it would be perfect as they fit the holes perfectly. These 2 5/8 gauges are a little small.
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    240z reproduction dash

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    240z reproduction dash

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    240z reproduction dash

    I haven't read the thread on Classic Z but my experience was positive in the end. I will admit that I was getting nervous about being burned as I didn't use paypal and things kept being delayed. Hung Vu which I dealt with was reassuring and seemed very professional. The dash seems to be great quality. It attaches easily although they were missing the attachment plates in the center heater control area. I used silicone adhesive in this area as well as the lower area under the glovebox, under the steering column area and the two sides. I used painters tape to secure until the adhesive dried. The original dash has extra vinyl in these area which is pulled around the metal. This dash does not. You will see the attachment screws in the photo's. It's easier to use self drilling screws of the right length than use the original screws. If these guys make more 240z parts I would deal with them again.
  10. BJSZED

    240z reproduction dash

    I have one. Installed it on the metal frame. Fit well on the frame but it's not installed in the car yet. Yes, their communication is poor
  11. BJSZED

    123 Ignition distributor?

    Something else to consider ? Looked into it awhile back. Seemed to get good reviews by users. https://www.cbperformance.com/product-p/2013.htm
  12. BJSZED

    Blue Beast

    Check this Blue Beast out. Saw this at an Autorama show in Ottawa Canada this weekend. Didn't see the owner around but apparently it's an engine out of a Nissan Patrol. Thought you S130 guys might like the pics although just crappy phone pics.
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    Z Car Depot Fast EFI

    Good reviews on the fast system for the L6 on youtube. The only thing weird would be the two extra injector wires to deal with. I would cut them out.
  14. I use Z-Rod in 10w30....seemed like a safe choice
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