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  1. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    I saw some older posts regarding bumper conversions... I just ordered the fiberglass front bumper from Motorsports Auto. I also purchased the mounting brackets, which are meant for 70-72 240Z's. If anyone out there on the forum has done this conversion, can you give me some tips? Will I need...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hello im new to the forum been following for years now (i always wanted a z since i was around 12 years old) proud to say i have worked since i was 15 full time and have been able to import my own from arizona to the uk age 18 see some photos below i have a whole lot of plans for the car she is...
  3. Members Rides
    I and many others, have been working on my 240Z off and on for 9 years. It's been in the family since 1987. It's changed, a bit since then. My question is: what is she worth now? Quick disclaimer; the CFO 'requested' something to show she was involved. Therefore, she is wearing a badge that...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Hello Dear Z Enthusiasts, im really no Car Guy and didnt even know anything about mechanics, but after I saw a Restomod of the Datsun 240z (S30) i immediately fell in love with the car and couldnt stop thinking about it. Fast Forward to now and i kinda made it to be my Dream car or rather my...
  5. For Sale Wheels

    For Sale: Parts & Accessories
    14" Wheels for sale - Set of 4 Aluminum mag wheels - $100 Set of 2 Mesh look wheels - $50 Will not ship or deliver - local pickup in Bothell, WA only
    $100 USD
  6. WTB: Parts & Accessories
    Looking for door panels that fit a early 240z, car is a 1973. Reproductions are ok.
  7. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    Hey Folks, I was traveling back home from a trip across town to the big box store when I noticed a coolant leak from one of the hoses. Long story short when I stopped I noticed the inevitable smoke I knew it was too late. when everything cooled down I pulled the plugs and stuck my handy...
  8. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    I have a 240Z that i am putting a l28 inside, and in the future i am planning on going a turbo build with fuel injection. but for now i have a 4 barrel carb on it and i need a new head because the one on there, every thread for the bolts are stripped for the intake and valve cover, and there is...
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone, Looking to get active with a bunch of like minded people. I really want to acquire and restore a 240 preferably or 260z. I got infected with the car virus by my dad, whos currently restoring a jag xke mark 1. I've always been a big fan of all kinds of sports car. But after seeing...
  10. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    What will I need in order for me to be able to put on some wiper blades?
  11. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    I just recently bought a 72 240z with a Chevy 350 small block. I have no clue on where the coolant reservoir is located at or if it even has a coolant reservoir. Car runs and all too.
  12. WTB: Parts & Accessories
    Looking to buy a cam oiler spray bar since mine is busted, looking for the later version with plates rather than the casts. Like those in image below
  13. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    Hello all! I'm looking to make my first plunge into the world of Z Cars. I've found a clean, rust free, '72 240Z car out here in California. I've inspected the under side of the chassis and looked around and inside the frame with an Endoscope to make sure that it wont be a mess inside, and it...
  14. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    Hey All I bought a 1UZFE with a 4spd 240z trans that I swapped in an E30 but it didn't come with the yoke Input so I'm thinking of just having one Converted as I Know it's a 24T-2 spline but I don't know how exactly I'd have it done, If you have one laying around I'd like to have a look where it...
  15. For Sale: Parts & Accessories
    Hello my names Jake, I have been working on my grandpas 1972 Datsun 240z for about a year and a half now, I have replaced the tires in hopes I could move it out of the garage it’s been sitting in for 25 years but the steering wheel won’t turn because there’s no keys. We have no clue what...
  16. Car Talk Forum
    Hi I am about to purchase a 73 240z with 60k miles on it. The carwas garage kept looks to have no rust on it, but the only downside to this 240 is that it has a automatic transmission in it. I just just curious if you guys could give me some recommendations as to what kind of mods I could do to...
  17. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    Hello, I have a 1973 240Z and recently ran into an issue I can’t quite figure out. I can crank the car and it will start up beautifully but even with full choke the car slowly drops in rpm until it eventually dies. Giving it gas will prevent it from dying but it cannot idle on it’s own. Does...
  18. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    I'm doing a 2jz( with a cd009 tranny) swap to my 1971 240z and I'm at the point where I'm looking into how to get my driveshaft to work. I thought ill use the old driveshaft and buy a cd009 input shaft, then of course the last step is to get the yoke, but I can't find one that fits both the...
  19. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    Hey all. I found a 240 with relatively little rust but the following was found on the PPI. What are everyone’s thoughts on a budget to fix all of this? electrical issues - rear lights not working, dash indicators not eorking, horn not working, front turn signals not working Mechanical - oil...
  20. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    Hi! I have a -73 240z with a clunk in the rear left. I figured it was the U-joints since I could turn the half shaft a little. However, the U-joints in the half shaft turned out to be perfectly fine. It is instead freely moving further in, against the diff connection AND out at the hub axle...
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