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by RMS
14 Feb 2020 11:35
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Mikes 71 Flared SR20DET GT3 Pure Orange Beast
Replies: 4
Views: 244

Re: Mikes 71 Flared SR20DET GT3 Pure Orange Beast

what a great starting point
by RMS
12 Feb 2020 22:30
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB rear 1/4 window latch mount.. and rest pads
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: WTB rear 1/4 window latch mount.. and rest pads

no and summer is coming playing with army trucks.... silly 455 olds puked the guts out of one lifter. apparently making it necessary to replace all the lifters and cam "and wile your in there......" a Datsun dont care, swap rockers around all day.... then I upgraded from a 218 to a 251 in another m3...
by RMS
12 Feb 2020 18:51
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB rear 1/4 window latch mount.. and rest pads
Replies: 5
Views: 149

Re: WTB rear 1/4 window latch mount.. and rest pads

I got some pads..... same as wagon rear hatch. if your not around I can slip them through your mail slot on sunday.
by RMS
05 Feb 2020 13:55
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New member introduction
Replies: 8
Views: 303

Re: New member introduction

very nice! wish I had those wheels on my 68
by RMS
04 Feb 2020 08:24
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB: 510 stock front seat backrest
Replies: 11
Views: 328

Re: WTB: 510 stock front seat backrest

my upholstery guy used mustang material for the weave section.... almost exact.
by RMS
31 Jan 2020 22:01
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Vented gas cap for 510
Replies: 4
Views: 186

Re: Vented gas cap for 510

the vented z one I have doesn't vent at all .....with no evap I had to drop a hose out the floor
by RMS
17 Jan 2020 14:31
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Introductory post
Replies: 3
Views: 181

Re: Introductory post

awesome ! Mandy will be happy she is not the only woman in the lml rocken a dime.
by RMS
16 Jan 2020 09:01
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Five-Hundred and Ten
Replies: 120
Views: 11449

Re: Five-Hundred and Ten

looking good Mark!

the torsion bars on the trunk look a little off. is that one rod touching the body ?
by RMS
16 Jan 2020 08:46
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: L18 Vacuum Question
Replies: 5
Views: 255

Re: L18 Vacuum Question

yup that's all types of wrong. cool dual plane cannon. the fitting on the forward runner should go to the dizzy the rear fitting should be plugged and the pcv in the middle to the breather on the block... unless your running it to a catch can. is that hose clamp on the fuel line at the carb doing an...
by RMS
15 Jan 2020 18:26
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Door alignment question
Replies: 14
Views: 529

Re: Door alignment question

its hard to say without seeing if the top of the door is hitting first. nice looking car. but I would look in the truck to see what kind of job was done when flared.
by RMS
15 Jan 2020 16:33
Forum: Not Datsun/Nissan related?
Topic: What the hell is this stuff!
Replies: 8
Views: 251

Re: What the hell is this stuff!

first winter in over a decade with out a 510 on the road. a few months ago I started getting ready for this. pulled the flat 4 out of the mighty Datsaru (90 loyale), did the head gaskets and valve seals, oil pan and pump. new belts and pullys but I should have sent the heads out and had the guides d...
by RMS
05 Jan 2020 11:29
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Firewall/Cowl geometry question
Replies: 4
Views: 229

Re: Firewall/Cowl geometry question

that be the center drain for the cowl.it is on all years and all models of 510s. it is prone to plugging and sometimes it needs to be removed during restoration if rust is found in the cowl or center drain. I had to do it on 6inches of rust . I would share a link but I hosted the pics on photo bucket
by RMS
30 Dec 2019 22:21
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: 5spd Transmission grinding and rebuild questions
Replies: 20
Views: 680

Re: 5spd Transmission grinding and rebuild questions

only my subaru transmission gets gets gear oil and thats because it has a differential in it . if my manual boxes had pumps and a filter they would all live on atf. what surprised me the most when I got off the 80/90 besides the instant smooth shifts was the noticeable increase in fuel economy when ...
by RMS
30 Dec 2019 12:51
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: 5spd Transmission grinding and rebuild questions
Replies: 20
Views: 680

Re: 5spd Transmission grinding and rebuild questions

I run atf in all my boxes for at least 1500km to clean out any additives that may have been used throughout its life. I am a fan of the chevron 50w synthetic trans oil 200ca for 5gal.
by RMS
30 Dec 2019 08:27
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: 5spd Transmission grinding and rebuild questions
Replies: 20
Views: 680

Re: 5spd Transmission grinding and rebuild questions

yup sounds like worn synchros but it could be additives causing the clash. drain out the gl4 and run ATF to wash out any ptfes, molly .....

I think the bolt needs to be fully removed.

partial: shims, clips and main input shaft bearing