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by nustad
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Builds
Topic: Documenting the journey, '69 240z & 71 240Z + others
Replies: 102
Views: 26025

Re: Documenting the journey, '69 240z & 71 240Z + others

Keep the faith - part of the charm of old school cars. Your road car rego is spookily similar to mine......
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by nustad
Thu May 09, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Builds
Topic: Documenting the journey, '69 240z & 71 240Z + others
Replies: 102
Views: 26025

Re: Documenting the journey, '69 240z & 71 240Z + others

Wish there was a like function on this board........thanks for sharing the journey and the history. It’s cool to see. Great to have Z’s of different persuasions! Keep the updates coming!
by nustad
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: Builds
Topic: GRS30-000883
Replies: 3
Views: 257

Re: GRS30-000883

They are a fine wine that is aging well! Enjoy.
by nustad
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB 240z drivers door
Replies: 0
Views: 247

WTB 240z drivers door

Hi team,

In mid resto on the the 240z and the panel beater says my drivers door is pretty ugly and I would be better off getting another one. Anyone sitting on a cache of doors that are surplus to requirements........Thanks!

Cheers Glenn
by nustad
Sat Jan 26, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 240z bumper rubbers - buying from states
Replies: 2
Views: 214

Re: 240z bumper rubbers - buying from states

Hi Mike, THANKS for that - good to know about the door welting from Para!! I ended up buying some bumper rubbers from Australia so will see whether they are good enough in a few days. I didn't get an alert from the forum tool so missed your post........have just bought tail light gaskets from Motors...
by nustad
Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 240z bumper rubbers - buying from states
Replies: 2
Views: 214

240z bumper rubbers - buying from states

Hey Z-aphiles, My 72 240z is getting bit of refresh including rechroming front and rear bumpers. It would be a shame to use the old rubbers so I am checking if anyone has bought out of the states. About 15 years ago I got some NOS bumper rubbers out of the states from a mate over there. Drag them ou...
by nustad
Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Isn't it awesome to have the forum working properly again!
Replies: 5
Views: 610

Re: Isn't it awesome to have the forum working properly again!

Thanks to who it was that upgraded the forum. Very happy! Is there a like post function that can be turned on so we can give kudos without cluttering the thread?
by nustad
Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Builds
Topic: Red Zed Build Thread
Replies: 164
Views: 80119

Re: Red Zed Build Thread

Super cool car and your progress makes me look glacial! What’s next........
by nustad
Sat Nov 03, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Builds
Topic: Datsun 280ZX IMSA GTU replica race car build...
Replies: 196
Views: 80319

Awesome

If my feelings of wow awesome provide faith and motivation then please take them! Keep the updates coming!
by nustad
Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: FAQ, Tutorials and Specifications
Topic: Getting a crank out of an LD28 - stuck
Replies: 6
Views: 1597

Thanks

Thanks Anthony - helpful trick!

I have just used Ricky’s home made tool and it is a complete pleasure using a tool perfectly designed to do the job. Made it super easy! Thanks to Ricky for being a good bugger.

Job done!
by nustad
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: FAQ, Tutorials and Specifications
Topic: Getting a crank out of an LD28 - stuck
Replies: 6
Views: 1597

Ricky

Hi Ricky - tried to send two PM messages to you but they are just sitting in my outbox..........can I lean on you further by asking you to email me on glenn@waitete.com

Thanks!

G
by nustad
Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: FAQ, Tutorials and Specifications
Topic: Getting a crank out of an LD28 - stuck
Replies: 6
Views: 1597

Thanks

Thanks guys - tried a range of approaches but I think I might need to take up your offer Ricky. Perhaps a rental would be in order! Will PM you.
by nustad
Sun Jun 03, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: FAQ, Tutorials and Specifications
Topic: Getting a crank out of an LD28 - stuck
Replies: 6
Views: 1597

Getting a crank out of an LD28 - stuck

Hey team, I am pulling an engine apart for the first time and it happens to be an LD28. I want the crank for a potential build one day.......although it will probably just sit on a shelf! I am a little stuck and need some tuition! There are two big end bearing caps still holding the crank hostage an...
by nustad
Sat May 19, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Builds
Topic: 1971 Datsun 240z: From blown head gasket to full monty
Replies: 10
Views: 1753

Shudder

Also check the front diff mount as it might be in the driveline?
by nustad
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Car SOS - 240Z refurb
Replies: 3
Views: 734

Cheers

Cheers for posting that link - my favourite type of car show. Seen the garage rescue 240z episode in the states?