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1975 Nissan 280Z Coupe
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High Pitch Noise in Rear End
At higher speeda of 50+ my car makes a high pitch noise. It is coming from the rear end. I've tried switching from in-gear to neutral and it still makes the noise. However, when I ...
Asked by Jake P August 10, 2014, 5:10 pm 1 reply
why does it seem like my 280z wont go ove 80 mph without blowing up ?
I have a 77 280z with a 5 speed tranny, i got the car from a kid that didnt take proper care of it while trying to make a race ready car. It had problems cruising on the freeway du...
Asked by Zac T August 14, 2013, 9:58 am 1 reply
Wires crossed
Changed plug wires somehow switch one . Need corect order 1-6 spark plugs front to rear and # 1 on cap.
Asked by Vern A October 28, 2012, 9:32 am 1 reply
using red line synthetic oil and a stp filter just wondering what are the best filters for synthetic
Hello i have to change oil and filters quite often because i race. i use redline synthetic oil and its great but im also using a relatively cheap stp oil filter, i just want to kno...
Asked by Sam O July 10, 2012, 3:19 am 1 reply
77 280z 2+2 with L28 injected will start cold but after a few min. starts to smoke and dies .
some times will after a while will start and run fine but idles a little high
Asked by AutomotiveForums M April 12, 2011, 1:27 pm 1 reply
as i try to accelerate the fuel pump slows down,is it a bad
as i try to accelerate the fuel pump slows down,is it a bad pump, or bad ground
Asked by Dave B May 20, 2009, 10:06 am 1 reply
hey, i have a 1975 280z and it wont start. the alternator
hey, i have a 1975 280z and it wont start. the alternator is good, the battery has a good charge, and it has a new starter. when i go to turn it over, it acts as if the battery is ...
Asked by Patrick  April 15, 2009, 12:30 pm 1 reply
Recently bought the car. Drove 2 days. Went to start next
Recently bought the car. Drove 2 days. Went to start next morning no go. Replaced fuel filter. Blew air through lines w/80 psi. Cleaned the spark plugs. It starts & idles a f...
Asked by Monty M February 11, 2009, 5:14 pm 1 reply



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