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I have a 1978 280Z, I'm new to the Z and this platform and looking to see what direction to start diagnosing this. So i'm driving one day, and car just dies. It will turn the engine over, but won't start. it appears everything electrical if off when the key in in the "On" position. then I noticed the switch is working funky, but I haven't had the car long enough to confirm is this is abnormal. but i appears to be working backwards, like everything (gauges,fuel pump etc) turns on when key in the "Acc" position, but turn off when in "ON" So I figure the switch is bad and
Hello people, I have start and run issues that I believe has to do with the ignition unit, or power going to it, or some open circuit relating to that. So this was a running car untill.... I installed a turbo head and the parts needed to turbo it, along with megasquirt 2. The ms is for fuel only right now and made my own harness adaptor to go from the ms2 to the stock harness using the connector from the stock ecm. I had it running off of ms before i took the engine apart using the stock ignition like im doing now. After putting the p90 head on it and stock manifold, I got rid of al
So im some serious needed help, i have a Neo RB25det running on the Power FC. I also am using Wiring specialties wiring harness. other than intercooler, intake-manifold, throttle body and injectors. metal head gasket and head studs. everything else is stock. I am the point of attempting to start my car. The car would turn over but would not fire off. The injectors basically dumped lots of fuel into the cylinders. This fuel atomized and some fuel even made into the oil. I am running a Power FC, I have initialized the system for a fresh start. I have accounted for having bra
Hey guys, been lurking/learning for a little while from old threads, thanks to all of you for all the great info I've used already. This is my first post because I can't seem to find anyone with the same problem. The car is my first Z and is a '73 240Z with a 400 sbc (stock w/ headers) and a Saginaw 4 speed. I took the car for a short drive one night, parked it, came out the next morning and it won't start. When I turn the key to "start" the starter bendix gear engages the flywheel but does not turn. When I jump the starter solenoid to the short post, same thing happens. When I jump it