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I'm curious to see what a fair asking price would be on my Z if I had to sell it. I know unless I put more work into it I'd take a huge loss.


1975 Datsun 280z S30
VIN: HLS30202697
~65,000 Miles
Clean Title in Hand
5.7 V8 Automatic


350 SBC (Mileage Unknown)
JTR Swap Kit
Holley Street Avengers Carburetor
Edelbrock Aluminum Intake Manifold
Edelbrock Air Box and 14" Filter
Edelbrock Valve Covers (New Gaskets)
Summit Racing 3 Row Radiator
Stainless Radiator Hose
Duralast Battery
Electric Fan
Thermostat w/ Housing
HEI Distributor System
MSD Distributor Cap, Rotor, and Plug Wires
NGK Spark Plugs
Fuel Lines (New w/ Inline Filter)
Electric Fuel Pump
Skillard Cooling Shield
No AC, Heat or Powersteering
No Exhaust after Headers


700r4 Transmission (Mileage Unknown)
B&M Quicksilver
R200 Diff
700R4 to R200 Driveshaft


NRG Steering Wheel w/ Hub and "Z" Horn Button
SpeedHut Gauges w/ Skillard Adaptors
Motorsport Auto Carpet and Floor Mats
Z Store Door Sills
Skillard Door Handles
AP Steering Wheel
21 Circuit EZ Wiring Harness 
POR-15/ Lizard Skin SC and CI
AutoPower Roll Bar (Not Installed)
Pioneer Stereo
Kenwood 6.5” Front Speakers (Not Installed)
JL 6x9” Rear Speakers


LED Headlights
Side Skirts
Rear Window Louver (New Seals, Not Installed)
3 Piece Rear Spoiler (New, Not Installed)
Xenon 3125 Air Dam


15” Racing Sprint Wheels
Futura GLS Super Sport Tires P235/60R15
Drilled/Slotted Rotors


I bought the car already swapped with the 350 sbc. It's not yet a daily driver, still needs some work but took a lot of work to get it where it is now. The interior was stripped and coated with POR-15 and Lizard Skin. As of now I've only driven it in parking lots but it starts, runs, drives, and stops.  Everything is there to make it a complete car. The engine is timed correctly.


The front brake pads, front calipers, brake cylinder, upper radiator hose, thermostat w/ housing, electric fan switch, battery, distributor cap, rotor, plugs, Skillard heat shield, steering wheel, quicksilver shifter, SpeedHut gauges w/ Skillard adaptors, Skillard door handles, carpet and floor mats, Z Store door sills, wiring harness, audio, LED headlights, Xenon 3125 air dam are all new and replaced the old parts.


Known Issues:
A few places have minor rust: surface rust near the drivers hood hinge, a spot behind passenger rear wheel, and bubbling on lower doors (I think these would sand out).
Drivers door closes but may need a new hinge.
Needs new Headlight/Combo Switches.
Quik-Mini-25 Hood Pins don't hold the hood down very well.
Fuel Level Gauge needs to be calibrated, other gauges work fine.


Still To Do:
Wire Reverse Switch, Brake Switch, Hazard, Dimmer, Wiper.
Install Stereo (Wired) and Speakers (Wired)
Install and Wire Accord Wiper Motor (Upgrade from stock, but stock unit is in place).
Install Louvers
Install 3 Piece Spoiler (only mocked up)
Clean Fuel Tank
Recover Seats
Get Seat Belts


Spare Parts:
Fuel Tank (Perfect to clean and direct replace the current one)
Some Stock Gauges
Front and Rear Bumpers
Stock Headlights
Stock Hood Latch and Pull Cable
B&M Shifter
AP Steering Wheel
Interior AC/Heat Components

Ceramic Headers

Z Store Interior Vinyl Kit










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