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Today, 09:24 PM
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Posted By MicVelo

Rusty, I think you’ll be satisfied with the S04s....

Rusty, I think you’ll be satisfied with the S04s. Two of my spare sets still wear them and I’ve not had anything to complain about. Grip and turn-in very good and they ride pretty quiet and smooth....
Forum: 350Z Roadster
Yesterday, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 339
Posted By MicVelo

Welcome to another multi-Z owner! Second...

Welcome to another multi-Z owner!

Second instance today I get to say that "Z Fever" is uncurable. :thumbup:
Yesterday, 08:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 616
Posted By MicVelo

My first night back in my own house... and what...

My first night back in my own house... and what do I do? Watch yesterday's IndyCar race of course! (I actually watched NASCAR yesterday live-as-it-happened at my mother-in-law's place.)

What I...
Yesterday, 06:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 497
Posted By MicVelo

There are literally thousands of sub-$1000 wheel...

There are literally thousands of sub-$1000 wheel sets out there. Check this site’s Wheels and Tires section or just goog “350Z wheels” in Google Images to help decide on style. No “genuine” (Volk,...
06-18-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 523
Views: 54,834
Posted By MicVelo

Hoping for another thread as epic fail as ones...

Hoping for another thread as epic fail as ones covering Thanksgiving crashes?
06-16-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 54,834
Posted By MicVelo

Gotta be the most egregious bit of greed and...

Gotta be the most egregious bit of greed and insensitivity I've ever seen on the interwebs. Kill order issued.
06-15-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,544
Posted By MicVelo

Great, thanks for following up with the solution...

Great, thanks for following up with the solution so others may benefit from your experience! (Not enough people do this!)
06-14-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,023
Posted By MicVelo

P1615 is a NATS error.(anti theft). Could be as...

P1615 is a NATS error.(anti theft). Could be as simple as a bad key or a fault in the system itself. Suggest you either:

- Download FSM and look into how to re-program/reset the ECM (after...
06-13-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 729
Posted By MicVelo

If all one does with their car is go from point A...

If all one does with their car is go from point A to B and back home again (commuting or somesuch), it isn’t terrible/deadly to mix but as a general rule, it’s not a good idea to mix tires of...
Forum: 350Z Roadster
06-06-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,335
Posted By MicVelo

Ah, ok, AT means a whole different set if...

Ah, ok, AT means a whole different set if “possibilities”, unfortunately something I can’t address. However, that said, I wouldn’t do anything as drastic as swapping the trans (possibly to find out...
06-06-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,864
Posted By MicVelo

Whew, Showin’ my age.... sittin’ here thinkin’...

Whew, Showin’ my age.... sittin’ here thinkin’ “Initial who??” Have seen many refs to rhis “Initial D” of late. Then it was explained to me that it’s a Manga serial. I’m like “Mango cereal? Ew, that...
Forum: Suspension
06-05-2019, 06:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,844
Posted By MicVelo

Apparently, people aren't into "real performance...

Apparently, people aren't into "real performance shocks" these days because they don't have the same "cheap coilover cred" so loved on FB. Ehhhh.... "Modern Day C***c syndrome". :icon8: So tempted to...
06-04-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,044
Posted By MicVelo

Yup, same bumper 03-05; 06 got the “facelift”.

Yup, same bumper 03-05; 06 got the “facelift”.
06-04-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,242
Posted By MicVelo

In a perfect world, yes. But the realities of...

In a perfect world, yes. But the realities of companies having to make profits (at the expense of "older model support") doesn't allow (financially) many companies to provide such detailed legacy...
06-03-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,531
Posted By MicVelo

[/b] And that's the kind of f'd up attitude...

[/b]

And that's the kind of f'd up attitude that makes one persona non grata. Someone tries to help you with honest info and you get defensive and diss him without even knowing who or what he's...
05-31-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,382
Posted By MicVelo

Word dat.^^^ And Mic drifts off into his old...

Word dat.^^^

And Mic drifts off into his old foge"....why, back in the day" mode....

The first day of driving school waaaaaaay back in the Pleistocene era when dinosaurs still roamed the earth...
05-31-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,940
Posted By MicVelo

The problem here isn't the wheel, it's the tires...

The problem here isn't the wheel, it's the tires you want to run. I had 11" wide wheels at one time with offset in mid-20s BUT with a more modest tire, I think a 275/40-18. The tread width you're...
05-30-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,883
Posted By MicVelo

Nice build (and nice documenting). Sounds well...

Nice build (and nice documenting). Sounds well thought out. Sub’d. 👍
05-28-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,940
Posted By MicVelo

14mm?? No, the wheel is +20. Period. So based on...

14mm?? No, the wheel is +20. Period. So based on that, use the calculator to determine a good size wheel if you want to run 295+

https://my350z.com/forum/tire_rim_calculator.php

You need to...
05-27-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,940
Posted By MicVelo

First things first, measure the offset on your...

First things first, measure the offset on your existing wheels. Knowing this will give you some idea of what to expect, fitwise of 295/305+ size tires on whatever wheels you choose.

Try this:...
05-23-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,227
Posted By MicVelo

I didn’t miss a thing. Just pointing out that...

I didn’t miss a thing. Just pointing out that there’s a “value clutch” for just about every basic car on the road including Zs. The units you pointed out are probably fine I’m sure, just as a $250...
05-22-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,227
Posted By MicVelo

That's a good price for a lightened flywheel...

That's a good price for a lightened flywheel package, Icer. But CZP (as well as most everyone else) also sells the JWT with iron flywheel package:...
05-22-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,924
Posted By MicVelo

What dkmura said^^^ given your application. ...

What dkmura said^^^ given your application.

I run slotted StopTech/Centrics. Ehhhh, have never even gotten close to over driving them. Were I doing it again, I'd just go with the high carbon...
05-22-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,677
Posted By MicVelo

Now see!? That's what I'm tawkin' about heah!!...

Now see!? That's what I'm tawkin' about heah!! Neither of you guys (and that's gotta be Liz I presume...I hope!) look anything like I had in mind's eye! Hahahahaha.

Thanks again for all the great...
05-21-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,279
Posted By MicVelo

Travlee and bealljk nailed it.^^^ Those are most...

Travlee and bealljk nailed it.^^^ Those are most likely Rota P45s or somesuch knockoff.

You can tell by the detailing of the bolt holes and the shape of the lug nut "cup".

Real LMGTs have...
05-21-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,880
Posted By MicVelo

Niki Lauda - 1949-2019

We've lost another of the greats....

https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2019/05/21/remembering-niki-lauda-1949-2019/?refer=news

RIP
05-20-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 833
Posted By MicVelo

What's the mileage other than "higher mileage...

What's the mileage other than "higher mileage car"?

Standard "Is-It-Worth-It-Answer": Z33s can last a good long time IF MAINTAINED properly. Good if seller has service records. A PPI by a Nissan...
Forum: Media Share
05-19-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 14,156
Posted By MicVelo

I’m still amazed at the cleanliness of your...

I’m still amazed at the cleanliness of your install, Rusty! Great work, love seeing the work pics instead of so many talky-talk threads leading to “Yeah, right, uh huh....” 😜

In for the finish! 👍
05-11-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,526
Posted By MicVelo

How is a thread about a misaligned body part...

How is a thread about a misaligned body part still going into a fourth page? 🤡
05-08-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,041
Posted By MicVelo

Say what? Uhhhhh....... wrong thread methinks....

Say what? Uhhhhh....... wrong thread methinks. :icon17:
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