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Forum: New Owners 02-17-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By MicVelo
I would GUESS it's a transmission thing. Not...

I would GUESS it's a transmission thing. Not necessarily something to worry about but just be careful. I've lived with the third gear gronk for 6 years and no signs it's going to get worse...
Forum: Zs & Gs For Sale 02-16-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 235
Posted By MicVelo
24 hour provisional approval for posting.

24 Hour provisional approval.

OP, please add Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) per Marketplace Rules, thanks.

EDIT: Done, thanks.
Forum: Wheels & Tires 02-11-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By MicVelo
17X8? Praytell why, spike? Only wheels I see...

17X8? Praytell why, spike?

Only wheels I see in those size are those XXR rep wheels.
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 02-10-2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 14,405
Views: 1,012,511
Posted By MicVelo
Thanks. More MARKETING hyperbole. Gawd, I hate...

Thanks. More MARKETING hyperbole. Gawd, I hate them for targeting the gullible with buzzwords. And NO, sales and marketing are NOT the same discipline. Salespeople only lie based on what marketing...
Forum: Buying/Leasing 02-09-2018, 08:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By MicVelo
How's anyone supposed to know which is a better...

How's anyone supposed to know which is a better BUY without prices??

And let me guess which one you like better....
Forum: Media Share 02-06-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 8,367
Views: 1,239,188
Posted By MicVelo
My wife saw this in my office last night... ...

My wife saw this in my office last night...
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"That's a LOT of Hot Wheels!!" (since...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 02-05-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 358
Views: 31,246
Posted By MicVelo
You're absolutely right, there may not always be...

You're absolutely right, there may not always be a consensus. What works for one, certainly doesn't mean <whatever it is being discussed> it will be right for the next person.

But if you read...
Forum: Media Share 02-05-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 8,514
Views: 623,176
Posted By MicVelo
Giving some coverage to the other cars that...

Giving some coverage to the other cars that usually don't get "published"... ;)

Friend who saw my wife last weekend said, "Tell Michael to do something about your headlights!! I'm sure he knows...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 02-04-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 14,405
Views: 1,012,511
Posted By MicVelo
Yup, thanks Blue! Considering what a bad year it...

Yup, thanks Blue! Considering what a bad year it was for all my cars - Benz hit 3x, Z assaulted 3x (F, R, door), Shiro totaled just after it was completed, wife's Toyota hit by my Shiro - and not a...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 02-04-2018, 06:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,002
Posted By MicVelo
Oh great..... ANOTHER SILVER Z in San Jose for me...

Oh great..... ANOTHER SILVER Z in San Jose for me to compete with.... :icon8:

I'm kidding, nice buy and welcome to my350Z.
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 02-03-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 14,405
Views: 1,012,511
Posted By MicVelo
Last Saturday, picked this up from the body shop...

Last Saturday, picked this up from the body shop (F&R bumpers rebuilt and re-sprayed thanks to the guy who rear ended the guy behind my wife, pushing him into her.)...
...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 02-01-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,002
Posted By MicVelo
Not necessarily true, John. Silver paint -...

Not necessarily true, John. Silver paint - particularly Chrome Silver - does fade/discolor fairly easily due to shifts in the silver pigmentation (from exposure and such). But it happens most notably...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 02-01-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 14,405
Views: 1,012,511
Posted By MicVelo
Jeesh, Zak, guess I'll stop ranting about the...

Jeesh, Zak, guess I'll stop ranting about the 12.61 minutes it takes me to do vehicle reg (23.22 mins if an out-of-state car that needs VIN inspection).

With an APPOINTMENT. (Best thing the CA DMV...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 01-30-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,424
Posted By MicVelo
Interesting. You say that like it's a bad thing....

Interesting. You say that like it's a bad thing. Did I read that wrong?

Before the Renault-Nissan (now Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi) Alliance, Nissan was on the ropes. BADLY. Had it not been for...
Forum: Media Share 01-30-2018, 04:44 PM
Replies: 8,514
Views: 623,176
Posted By MicVelo
Cool! :thumbup: Thankfully, the vibe was...

Cool! :thumbup:

Thankfully, the vibe was real. Laff....
Forum: Media Share 01-30-2018, 05:29 AM
Replies: 8,514
Views: 623,176
Posted By MicVelo
Can't quite put my finger on it but there's...

Can't quite put my finger on it but there's something oddly "settling" about this pic... "End of a long day at the autocross..."? or "The first, 554 mile drive home after
picking it up from..."? or...
Forum: New Owners 01-29-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 675
Posted By MicVelo
Side effects? Oh not much at all when you get up...

Side effects? Oh not much at all when you get up the revs, hit the ignition switch to off causing oil pressure to drop.

For a show that no one is impressed by.

Nope, no side effects at all.
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 01-27-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 886
Posted By MicVelo
Lookin' great as always Blue!!! BTW, I...

Lookin' great as always Blue!!!

BTW, I worked at Winterland back in the early '70's. Schlepped equipment from truck to below stage (from that point up and onto the stage it was all Union labor)....
Forum: Wheels & Tires 01-27-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By MicVelo
Finish wiping and get on it then! :icon17:

Finish wiping and get on it then! :icon17:
Forum: Wheels & Tires 01-27-2018, 06:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 315
Posted By MicVelo
Use the search, there's someone on here with...

Use the search, there's someone on here with those wheels on their car.

EDIT: Happened on it in my bookmarks:...
Forum: Media Share 01-25-2018, 11:34 PM
Replies: 8,514
Views: 623,176
Posted By MicVelo
A moment of noticing.

I find it amusing that I'll go months without ever giving it any thought and often I'll neglect it in favor of something else going on in my life and in my garage.

But then, a moment will come...
Forum: Brakes & Suspension 01-21-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By MicVelo
The "bounce test" is a myth. It tells you about...

The "bounce test" is a myth. It tells you about as much about the condition of a shock as pushing down on a spring. Meaning, it tells you NOTHING about the condition of the spring (hence, shock)...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 01-19-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 358
Views: 31,246
Posted By MicVelo
I can't any longer, Zak, the spoon is strong with...

I can't any longer, Zak, the spoon is strong with the current crop of posts.

Maybe the expression, "Use the Google, lazy ass." is more appropriate.... I can't even read these new questions any...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 01-19-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 886
Posted By MicVelo
Wellllll.... a few do. I'm proud to say I'm...

Wellllll.... a few do.

I'm proud to say I'm one of 'em. :icon17:

And with an iron, uhh, head!!
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 01-17-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 886
Posted By MicVelo
While getting up there, I have NO INTENTION of...

While getting up there, I have NO INTENTION of ever letting my 33 nor Z-lust go. Mine isn't a daily any longer and my daily is actually faster and handles just as well, if not better than my Z. But...
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain 01-14-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 523
Posted By MicVelo
Yeah, hate to agree with you but I do..... you're...

Yeah, hate to agree with you but I do..... you're the only person I know that owns a V9 Nissan engine. (Or maybe it's a V10 and I just can't see the label on the opposite side.)
...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 01-11-2018, 07:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 319
Posted By MicVelo
User Tip: Google Search on My350Z.com

It's a possibility that I've just been dense and missed it until now; but many times you'll see members saying...

"Use google search with the operand 'site:my350Z.com' at the end of the query to...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 01-10-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 14,405
Views: 1,012,511
Posted By MicVelo
My favorite Asian (next to my wife of course)... ...

My favorite Asian (next to my wife of course)...
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"I cook you de wahn tahn, chow...
Forum: 2003-2009 Nissan 350Z 01-10-2018, 05:22 AM
Replies: 14,405
Views: 1,012,511
Posted By MicVelo
ALL restaurants can have roaches, some just take...

ALL restaurants can have roaches, some just take advantage of the fact.

;):icon17:

No offense taken, I'm not one of those that take such comments in the wrong way. Some others, less secure...
Forum: Northern California 01-09-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 263
Posted By MicVelo
Z Day California - 10 March 2018

Just happened to see a notice on Z Owners of Nor Cal newsletter that Z Day California is coming in two months from tomorrow. (March 10, 2018 in Atascadero, CA)

Any Z Owners interested in going,...
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