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  1. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    Hello, I’m having issues with keeping this car running. Motor was rebuilt 10 years ago. Less than 500 miles on it. It starts but won’t stay running. Fuel injection. I have spent hours trying to get this running. Any ideas. Thanks!
  2. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    Hello everyone, this may be a dumb question. I’ve searched it before and found that most people say do what you want with it. My questions are- Does changing the color of the engine block change the devalue the car? Does changing the interior color from the original change the value of the...
  3. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    I'm rebuilding my first L28 (first engine as well) and recently got my block back from the shop. The cylinders have been freshly bored and I'm installing new pistons with new rings. I'm following the book recommended on here (How to Rebuild your Nissan & Datsun OHC Engine Manual). I've just...
  4. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    My local junkyard has a few 280ZX's which all have engines, and I am planning on getting one of the engines to rebuild and put into my current ZX, a 1981. The one I am looking at is a 1980 model with a manual transmission. Are there any differences between the 1980 and 81 that I should be aware...
  5. 70-83 Tech Discussion Forum
    I'm looking to hear any opinions on this sound coming from the engine bay. Its present during idle, when I'm on the throttle in gear there is no sound. The engine is in pretty bad shape, it has an oil pan leak, it has 90k miles and now this. Would it be more economical to swap the engine, get...
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