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1977 280z

Put a new ignition switch on my 1977 280z it will start and run great but for only about one minute and then just shut off as if you turned the key off.

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How Do I Replace The Voltage Regulator In My Dautsun 280z 1977 The Fuseable...

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Where Can I Find A Auto Trans, Tube And Dipstick For A 1976 280z?

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82 280zx Turbo, One Momnet Ready To Race, Other Moments Choks W Turbo Kicks...

its hit and miss, car runs smooth if accelerated slowly. if I push it, then its hit and miss. sometimes u feel when turbo kicks in it backs down as if its shutting down. other times, no prob, turbo...

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Is It Worth It?

Ive always wanted a datsun 280z, and i found one on craigslist for $300, but it has no title, no engine, no transition, no wheels. How much would it cost to fix?

297 views with 9 answers (last answer 11 months ago)

Fuse Links Harness Setup

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Engine Acceleration

Finished with 1978 280Z 2+2 restoration--but the engine hesitates on acceleration. When the revs build, it operates normally--acceleration is good. Injectors cleaned, fuel tank cleaned--no help. Th...

89 views with 7 answers (last answer about a year ago)

Car Won't Pass 2000rpm

Car will idle great I will start driving and as soon as I pass 2000 rpm it will back down to 600 rpm. I don't know what the problem is if you guys will help me out. That would be amazing.

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What Would Cause My 1976 Datsun 280z To Just Quit And Then Today Started Ri...

My wife was driving back from the store and it just quit. It would turn over but acted like it wasn't getting any gas. It has new injectors, fuel filter and fuel pump. I went back to work on it t...

50 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)

On My 1976 Datsun 280z After Driving It And Shutting It Off For More Than 1...

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I Cannot Find A Tool To Diagnose The Computer On My 1983 Datson 280zx Turbo...

computer reader????? cannot find one

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Why Are My Gauges Erratic On My 77?

The gauges go to appropriate levels at starting, then - in unison - the temp, oil pressure and fuel level all slowly go to zero, then head back up some then head back down some, etc. If it weren't al...

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77 Datsun 280z Runs Fine For 5 Miles And Loses Fuel And Quits . I Reprime A...

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Having Trouble With Power Drain With Ignition Off

I have a 1983 Datsun 280ZX. After sitting for a couple days it will not start. I have replaced the battery, had my car checked out by a mechanic who found nothing wrong such as a bad alternator, e...

73 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

Datsun 280z Head Replacement?according To This Craigslist Seller His Mechan...

According to this craigslist seller his mechanic was deported before he was able to finish replacing the head on the engine. He has the working head.If this is correct how hard is it to install the ...

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Just Installed A New Starter To My 1977 Datsun 280z Does Not Turn Over Just...

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Can The Computer On A 1983 280zx, Turbo Be Rebuilt? 2.where Can I Get The C...

placing jumper cables wrongly damaged the computer on my1983 Datsun 280ZX Turbo car. Are their people able to rebuild the computer, where can I buy a used one? thank you Christian

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Just Put In A 82 Datsun Zx Alternator In My 1975 280z. Did The Proper Jumpe...

52 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)

280z Engine Backfires Randomly And Painfully

Reading a lot about Z cars running fine then stalling like out of gas. I have a 77 280Z engine with SU carbs. Car runs great first 15 mins, then sputters and backfires out tailpipe. Rev engine an...

38 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)

Electrical Failure

All electricity suddenly disappears as I am driving along with no warning. Then can come back on just as suddenly seconds to hours later. Currently not running at all. Turns over, but, wont start...

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