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by RMS
20 Oct 2021 10:15
Forum: Not Datsun/Nissan related?
Topic: get ready for the sh t show people.
Replies: 153
Views: 13431

Re: get ready for the sh t show people.

I heard Norm McDonald say during a interview on cfro100.5fm: "when society is so far left. center looks like extreme right . the great reset is upon us. we must build back better new. these and other chants from leaders around the world are concerning. the ever creeping erosion of rights willfu...
by RMS
06 Oct 2021 09:58
Forum: Suspension
Topic: Bad Brakes
Replies: 11
Views: 992

Re: Bad Brakes

if calipers were bad they would drag or leak. what is your tire size ? anything much bigger than stock wont lock up. if your not pushing your butt into the back of the seat you need to push harder. all my non Datsun owning friends tell me my car has no brakes and I tell them thats why it has gears a...
by RMS
30 Sep 2021 10:29
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: 2.3L of fun
Replies: 812
Views: 163505

Re: 2.3L of fun

I like a heavy flywheel on my stock L. no power to spin and induce over steer so having the option to get bent with hard downshifts is a plus.
by RMS
07 Apr 2021 08:46
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB 1972 DATSUN 510 FLYWHEEL
Replies: 19
Views: 1013

Re: WTB 1972 DATSUN 510 FLYWHEEL

I got dozens of flywheels covers and disks in Richmond send pm with number to arrange
by RMS
05 Apr 2021 23:43
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: 6 inches of Rust
Replies: 214
Views: 54588

Re: 6 inches of Rust

IMG_3135.jpg Well the sun has finally set on the daily driving of 6inches and the rest of my dimes. 6inches has served us well for the last 3 years and 60,000km. but shes starting to feel like she needs a few jobs. even with the epoxy primer im starting to see bubbles on the flairs. fenders are sho...
by RMS
08 Mar 2021 09:46
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Roll the dice
Replies: 39
Views: 8538

Re: Roll the dice

had the wagon out on sunday for its spring shake down, had some issues with the stock hittatchi carb, Idle circuit was a bit plugged. burnt up 15L of 91 in 30km as I three footed it across surrey with lots of choke at the lights. polished the idle jet and she ran nice and smooth, so smooth I could h...
by RMS
26 Oct 2020 16:17
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: SSS sequential taillights install template?
Replies: 20
Views: 2153

Re: SSS sequential taillights install template?

sorry this is all I got :
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by RMS
26 Oct 2020 14:02
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: SSS sequential taillights install template?
Replies: 20
Views: 2153

Re: SSS sequential taillights install template?

it was hard to get the lights installed, yours will be harder as you have nice paint. marking out the holes was easy ( just pushed the light into the paint and the studs marked were to drill). what was hard was making the cut then folding a 90 at the right spot so not to interfere with the mounting ...
by RMS
13 Sep 2020 20:45
Forum: Events
Topic: To The Mountains I Go-September Drive 2020
Replies: 75
Views: 8012

Re: To The Mountains I Go-September Drive 2020

what a great day out, even with the clutch issues the slimer had. for the fist time ever I beat Keith. no it wasn't through any twisty sections or on the long strait at the test track were we saw 166km on the gps. mike and I rolled into the chevron @ 7:01 keith dint show up till almost 7:30. I will ...
by RMS
07 Sep 2020 18:23
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Door wont open stuck closed.
Replies: 20
Views: 3466

Re: Door wont open stuck closed.

all the action happens on the other side of the latch assembly
by RMS
07 Sep 2020 16:09
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Door wont open stuck closed.
Replies: 20
Views: 3466

Re: Door wont open stuck closed.

all operations described above can be done by standing on your head under the dash....I bring a little pillow..... make it comfy I will also line the sharp openings in the door with some electrical tape.... I wouldn't want the dog to think I was out playing with any cats. https://public.snapon.com/R...
by RMS
07 Sep 2020 14:12
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Door wont open stuck closed.
Replies: 20
Views: 3466

Re: Door wont open stuck closed.

dont cut the door. four things are required to open the door. 1. (if 68 ) the inside door handle must be up/neutral. (68s have a function that locks the door when the inside door lever is pushed down. 2 the arm that the lock rod is attached to must be in the up positions as well as the inside pull k...
by RMS
31 Aug 2020 08:53
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: four into two '68
Replies: 112
Views: 28091

Re: four into two '68

sexy
by RMS
30 Aug 2020 20:29
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: front bumper differences
Replies: 9
Views: 1114

Re: front bumper differences

I never noticed a difference but the mounts can get swapped to give a high bumper inline with markers or inches below marker.