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new owner of 83 280z need info

Just purchased an 83 280zx. Car runs..which is a great start, but body & interior need help..want to restore this beauty...can anyone give me any special instructions on things to look out for, such as problem areas... would appreciate any help or advice...Thanks, Brandi
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Re: new owner of 83 280z need info

I just rebuilt mine...
I would say rust is the main thing you'll need to address is to look for and stop the rust. It's in the outer body panels, windshield trim, bumbers, etc. Several shops sell carpet, dashboard covers for the interior.


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Re: new owner of 83 280z need info

Rust is the killer, inspect it well, if it is to rusty,,,start with a different car or spend lots o'money.


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