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07-09-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,833
Posted By icer5160

Don't use silicone hoses for the PCV system. They...

Don't use silicone hoses for the PCV system. They will sweat. They also get very flexible once they warm up, that collapsing issue you just experienced will happen again. I tried some Mishimoto...
06-13-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,514
Posted By icer5160

This is perfectly normal. This is condensation...

This is perfectly normal. This is condensation run-off coming from your evaporator core (for your AC). The drain tube outlet connects into the passenger side floorpan. The outlet is hiding behind the...
06-10-2019, 04:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,032
Posted By icer5160

Are you running an external oil cooler? Not sure...

Are you running an external oil cooler? Not sure about mods you may or may not be running, but if you're tracking your Z, an external oil cooler is a must. The heat soak on these engines is severe,...
05-03-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,919
Posted By icer5160

Depending on the severity of the "pop" it could...

Depending on the severity of the "pop" it could also be the common axle clicking. There's a thread HERE...
04-30-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,854
Posted By icer5160

Personally I would leave them as is. But I have...

Personally I would leave them as is. But I have seen others paint their valve covers. It's all in the prep work, and the material these are made of doesn't "look like" it provides a good surface for...
04-30-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,363
Posted By icer5160

If you're running an 04 Z with a 6MT and you're...

If you're running an 04 Z with a 6MT and you're near 150k miles, I would have the clutch, TO bearing, & pilot bushing replaced (Also look into a chromoly clutch fork pivot ball and the cast clutch...
04-22-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,911
Posted By icer5160

I really like Cargurus,com . Combines listings...

I really like Cargurus,com . Combines listings across a very wide range of dealers and even some private sellers. If you're primarily searching for an 07-08 with the VQ35HR, there's not much to worry...
04-19-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 971
Posted By icer5160

I've taken mine off more than once. As I recall,...

I've taken mine off more than once. As I recall, all the tabs should slide "under" the windshield glass. There should also be an alignment tab that snaps into the driver's side cowl. The rubbery foam...
04-19-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,144
Posted By icer5160

Wow! That was one hell of a hack job done to that...

Wow! That was one hell of a hack job done to that window assembly. Btw, there should have been a 3rd bolt holding your door card in. It's hiding behind a small plastic piece, which is snapped into...
04-16-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,723
Posted By icer5160

Good information indeed. Thanks for sharing!

Good information indeed. Thanks for sharing!
04-15-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,540
Posted By icer5160

Double check your coil-pack wiring harness...

Double check your coil-pack wiring harness connections. It's extremely easy to cross some of these. My money is on a crossed connection, which could very well lead to a no start scenario due to...
04-15-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,723
Posted By icer5160

As others have stated, I would recommend skipping...

As others have stated, I would recommend skipping over the Kinetix manifold. From the reading material I've come across regarding the Kinetix and Cosworth intake manifolds, they don't really shine...
04-12-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,286
Posted By icer5160

This is normal. You're hearing the clutch...

This is normal. You're hearing the clutch throw-out bearing. Simple test; push in the clutch pedal while listening, does the noise immediately go away? If so, noise confirmed. All 6MT 350Zs make this...
04-08-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,288
Posted By icer5160

Your best bet is to find an auto...

Your best bet is to find an auto dismantler/recycler. Sometimes you get lucky finding a cheap cubby on Ebay. But to answer your question, no, you can't buy the small individual mechanical pieces for...
03-13-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,126
Posted By icer5160

Check out importpartspro.com , although not cheap...

Check out importpartspro.com , although not cheap they are experienced with "built" short and longblocks for the Zs. In terms of other online retailers, there's not very many. It looks like most of...
03-11-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,453
Posted By icer5160

What's the dipstick say? Sure, a poor ground...

What's the dipstick say?

Sure, a poor ground connection could cause wonky behavior, but there's a huge number of other things that could cause weird stuff like this. I would definitely have both...
03-05-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 541
Posted By icer5160

:icon30:Yes! I've thought about that, truth be...

:icon30:Yes! I've thought about that, truth be told I purchased a house 18 months ago, but I haven't really been able to use the garage much to park the Z because I've been remodeling it. The garage...
02-26-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,405
Posted By icer5160

Brian, where are you located in CA? You may want...

Brian, where are you located in CA? You may want to have a second opinion on the Z. Someone with Z33 knowledge/experience should take it for a test drive since there's so many variables here. In my...
02-22-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,664
Posted By icer5160

Hey Spike, The transmission should have a...

Hey Spike,

The transmission should have a white sticker-label on the side of the bell housing, passenger side, close to the starter motor. This sticker will show the correct sub-model since many...
02-12-2019, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,458
Posted By icer5160

Hi Painterguy, The crank position sensor...

Hi Painterguy,

The crank position sensor bolts up to the engine block right where the trans mates to it, the bell housing actually has a relief cut in it for the sensor. I believe it's an...
02-12-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,593
Posted By icer5160

Could be a wiring fault, but could also be the...

Could be a wiring fault, but could also be the security immobilizer. I suspect wiring fault since the immobilizer shouldn't kill power to everything. Start with the simple things first.
1) Get the...
01-10-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,925
Posted By icer5160

As much as I can't stand the C.A.R.B., I tend to...

As much as I can't stand the C.A.R.B., I tend to agree with this (as it's not smog related). Where I live there's a lot of "tuners" putting the loudest, most irritating exhaust systems on their cars....
11-29-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 984
Posted By icer5160

Definitely get the engine code checked. It could...

Definitely get the engine code checked. It could just be a warning light left over from when the vehicle initially overheated. It might self-clear once you drive the car for a bit. But best to get it...
11-20-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 826
Posted By icer5160

Did you label all the coil pack plugs before...

Did you label all the coil pack plugs before disconnecting? It's very easy to mixup the wiring harness plugs on some of the cylinders. This is a common mistake made when replacing coils or doing...
11-15-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,514
Posted By icer5160

With the crank and cam sensors already replaced...

With the crank and cam sensors already replaced and no codes posted, this is indeed frustrating. The only other items I can think of to check are "Spark" and "Timing". An engine needs 5 basic things...
10-23-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,147
Posted By icer5160

A blown head gasket won't necessarily cause water...

A blown head gasket won't necessarily cause water to start mixing with the oil. It's dependent on the location of the leak. If it's a minor leak, you could just be getting small amounts of coolant in...
10-22-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 732
Posted By icer5160

350Z Fail: Creek Salvage

Thought this was interesting. Anyone on here I wonder?
Don't drift near creeks & cliffs.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bm4ObqDZXys
09-24-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 723
Posted By icer5160

This is usually the Compression Rod bushing. Most...

This is usually the Compression Rod bushing. Most people replace them with Whiteline or SPL. It's a common front bushing to fail, especially on lowered Zs and Gs.
Here's a LINK...
08-21-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 106,619
Posted By icer5160

Looks good! Get some shots once they are...

Looks good! Get some shots once they are installed!
07-24-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 483
Posted By icer5160

Hi lbw46, The only way you can add the...

Hi lbw46,

The only way you can add the cluster indicator lights is to replace the entire cluster with a unit from a Z that came with CC. Others have already tried soldering on LEDs with hopes that...
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