1990 Nissan 300ZX User Reviews

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    1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr Turbo Hatchback Review
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    85

    So Very Much A Sports Car, Anywhere, Anytime — Nothing, it is close to perfect today. Especially if you understand it is 25 years old and still a super machine. It was so before it's time. It set the race between the European folks and Nissan. All the others had to readjust their thinking the day the 300ZX came to town.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: This is a two seat sports car, way before it's time.

    Cons: Not family practical

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    1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr 2+2 Hatchback Review
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    45

    Awesome — It has great looks and turns heads everywhere I take it. It is fairly comfortable for a sports car and has decent front seat leg room. Maintenance needs to be performed utilizing OEM parts, aftermarket parts do not seem to mesh well.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Everything

    Cons: Nothing

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    1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr 2+2 Hatchback Review
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    35

    Fun Drive — I like it, some days are better than others but on those good days driving it i feel more alive than ever. Good car to own for a little while. Not too bad on gas either, even though it'll only take premium. I've enjoyed having this car a lot.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: It's a fun car to drive, just not an everyday commuter car.

    Cons: A little shaky when driving, but what can you expect from a 1990 car.

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    1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr GS Hatchback Review
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    95

    Awesome — Super fun car. Fast and reliable. Had no trouble out of the car. Mine did not have the twin-turbo, but it was nothing to cruise at about 140 MPH down the interstate. I blew Chevelles off the road in this car. The car was awesome. I recommend this car to anyone looking for a fun weekend car. Find a good mechanic if something goes wrong though. This car is no fun to work on.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: everything.

    Cons: so hard to do any major work on for the average at-home mechanic.

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    1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr Turbo Hatchback Review
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    45

    300zx Twin Turbo — Having a Z32 300zx Twin Turbo is like having one year old child. They are unpredictable, much too loud, hellishly inconvenient and keep you up at night very, very often. But if someone tried to take it away, you'd kill them.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Awesome

    Cons: its hellishly inconvenient

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    1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr 2+2 Hatchback Review
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    35

    Zweet — super Zweet! this car is a lot of fun on the track, drag racing, autocrossing, road courses, cruiZes and trips. it handles like a dream, and is very nicely powered. pure stock n/a 2 + 2. black pearl paint. sexy as hell!

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: it likes to go fast

    Cons: it likes to go fast

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    65

    Buy One, Do Proper Maintainence, And It Will Last — I have beaten Z06 vettes, Shelby GT500s, and 600cc street bikes. The potential for bolt on power is there for these cars, and theyre relatively cheap to buy. Just make sure you do the maintainence. It is a very fun car to drive, and I get compliments on it everywhere I go. Most people can't believe the car is 20 years old.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: If you're going to buy one, do proper maintainence first.

    Cons: Hate? Nothing!

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    Mine You Cant Have It — absolute blast to drive. handles awsome, stops great, and OMG does it have power. boost kicks in and its gone. and it gets looks from everyone (including cops). it only makes about 350whp right now and its FAST. the cars are easily capable of much more

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: i highly recomend this car to anyone. if you cant afford the twin turbo the na handles the same and weighs less for half the price.

    Cons: mods are expensive. factory injectors are only 370cc which limits the boost you can run

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    1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr 2+2 Hatchback Review
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    45

    Good All Around Car — It has a V6 3.0L. For bing a 1990 i tell you the styling of the car fits in with the newer styling of cars these days. I love this car, its a blast to drive and gets decent gas mileage.The only down side to this car is if you are not mechanically inclined and patient on finding car parts it will cost u when stuff goes wrong. This car has one flaw in it from the factory other then that its a amazing car.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Through a cold air, NGK V-power plugs, delete cat,add a greddy sp2 exhaust , and through a stage 3 clutch with fidenza fly wheel u will blow the doors of 3 series BMW an most cars

    Cons: Trannys are week. and the way they designed the twin bleed valves for clutch.

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    1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 Dr GS Hatchback Review
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    Love It — Can't be too specific yet. trying to get her put back together. once i get the money planning a RH TT clip from Japan. When i got her obviously she wasnt in top condition if i got her for a grand. already replaced fuel pump, cleaned out fuel tank, new injector, plugs, wires, battery, alternator and belts. also the front bumper is replaced and put 350z rims on. have grand plans for her. cant wait to see her finished.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: fast, fun

    Cons: injectors are a common problem so dont get one if you dont like doin your own work

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    Reviews From Other Years

    1996 Nissan 300ZX Reviews

    Lovely Car By darkmann

    As long as one sticks to the maintenance schedule, this car can last a long time. If abused, maintenance cost can be quite high. It is a two seater with limited trunk space. It is easy to mod and t... Read More

    1996 300zx 2+2 Still Sexy After All These Years By krullone

    This is the second Z32 2+2 that I've owned and I plan to own many more. I love driving this car and it still turns heads. I love unique cars and it's a rare occasion when I see another one of these ... Read More

    1995 Nissan 300ZX Reviews

    First Glance, Whats That? Second, Third, Fourth..... Is This A 2015 Model? By kvanbibber33

    From every single trim level there is a wow factor not available in the early 90's. My friend and Fairlady Z enthusiast told me "If a 300zx turbo and a space ship landed on your front lawn at the same... Read More

    My Fairlady By Ottello

    I am currently in a AT to 5 speed conversion, also a lot of work in the engine, interior, and body. Took me already almost a year to do the rebuild. I hope to upload the new pics soon, probably in on... Read More

    1994 Nissan 300ZX Reviews

    Awesome By tbrown02

    Nissan was ahead of their time when designing this car back in the late '80's. All wheel steering, driver adjustable suspension, twin turbo with twin intercoolers, the list goes on. Drive one and yo... Read More

    Very Good Car For Single Man To Have Fun At Night By Thomas

    I like the style, handling, power, room to move around but its not a good family car its good to go out and fun with and tune. The interior is not the greatest but it will work all in all i am happy w... Read More

    1993 Nissan 300ZX Reviews

    Black Beauty By Sterlingm32

    It's a fun car to drive and zip around in. Looks really nice too. The good is it is a sporty little car that still looks excellent. The lines on it are modern enough to still be in style. The in... Read More

    Elder Z Does Not Disappoint. By Chris

    I'd always wanted one of these cars. The twin turbo versions are still pretty expensive 20+ years later, but the naturally aspirated cars are not to be overlooked. They are typically less fussy when i... Read More

    1992 Nissan 300ZX Reviews

    I Love It By kurtschnadey

    I like the way it looks, handles , and rides. Plenty of power, and actually nice on long trips, the t tops are nice too. mpg is usually 20 around town, but gets about 25 on the highway if I can keep m... Read More

    Voted One Of The Top 10 Most Beautiful Production Cars Made By Glen

    Great looks, very quick even without turbo, drove like a slot car with new tires, very comfortable for two! The only thing I would have wished for was a six speed gearbox. The automatic lacked someth... Read More

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