Are you confusing exhaust gas recirculation, which is pulling some hot exhaust gas off the manifolds to recirculate a portion of the pollutant ridden hot exhaust through the intake manifold to reburn during and shortly after cold engine startup (only), with putting all of the exhaust gas through the driven side of the turbo to spin it before it passes on out the exhaust system?
Turbos and non-turbos come from the factory with EGR.
My bad on the EGR functioning after start up. Somehow I've always had a mental block associating this with the old-time bimetal coil operated flapper to put exhaust gas back under the carburetor for quicker warmup/better warmup combustion.
My back up light does not work. Many years ago I had the transmission down to do a clutch job. Determining that the switch was bad (jumper the plug) I replaced it. However I replaced it with an aftermarket switch and it does not work. It needs more "throw" in order to engage the circuit. The Z...
Hi everyone, I have converted my 1990 300zx 2+2 to LEDs (mostly). There have been a couple issues since however.
#1 . The red 'Lights' warning light on the dash comes on when braking. I'll try to post a pic.
#2 . The trunk light flashes quickly when closing the driver's side door.
#3 . The...
I have owned my Z for 15+ years, and this is a first time she has left me stranded. Well there was that time the starter fell out of the transmission but I pushed started it and drove it home.
Cold last night. This morning the temp was 10 when I got into the car. Didn't drive it all this...