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Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-11-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By Gordo78
https://forums.nicoclub.com/front-wheel-bearings-h...

https://forums.nicoclub.com/front-wheel-bearings-howto-t595528.htmld.
(https://forums.nicoclub.com/front-wheel-bearings-howto-t595528.html)
This may help.


I'd put money on a bad wheel...
Forum: Suspension 03-06-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 86
Posted By Gordo78
In all the times I’ve adjusted my truck via...

In all the times I’ve adjusted my truck via torsion bars, I have found a routine that works fairly well. They just settle in after they are set where you want them, its normal. Springs can also...
Forum: General Discussion 02-17-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 189
Posted By Gordo78
Luckily, the breaker is right next to my...

Luckily, the breaker is right next to my compressor. Running a 240 line is not a big deal. 5-7ft wire tops.
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 189
Posted By Gordo78
Sell me on an air compressor...

Looking to upgrade to a descent air compressor. I currently have a 110v 21 gallon harbor freight cheapie that I'm about ready to chuck. It kept up with most of my needs, except running a DA sander....
Forum: General Discussion 02-12-2019, 11:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 334
Posted By Gordo78
I have not owned one, but had an 01 Camaro SS...

I have not owned one, but had an 01 Camaro SS with a full bolt-on LS1, and 4L60e. Fun car all around.

As others have said, they are a good, easy platform for horsepower with either the LS1 or...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-27-2019, 04:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 362
Posted By Gordo78
An old mechanic trick... Start the truck up when...

An old mechanic trick... Start the truck up when it's warm, and hold a rag or towel flat a 6 inches or so in front of the grille with a hand at either corner. If it gets sucked back into the grille,...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-23-2019, 12:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 890
Posted By Gordo78
I think you'll be happy. You can trim down the...

I think you'll be happy. You can trim down the stock bump stop, or drill it out a bunch to "soften" it up instead of replacing it.

Just remember you'll definitely want an alignment in the near...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-21-2019, 04:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 890
Posted By Gordo78
I did blocks and torsions before I rebuilt the...

I did blocks and torsions before I rebuilt the entire front suspension with 100% new components, belltech spindles, and SAW torsion bars. Here's the advice I'd give...

Torsion drops are just fine...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-13-2019, 02:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By Gordo78
I get what you’re saying, and I will definitely...

I get what you’re saying, and I will definitely try that. Thing is I used to sell parts in the summers for 7-8 years until I finished my masters degree. I don’t see why a 194 shouldn’t work, that is...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-12-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By Gordo78
Ok well I could not get those bulbs to work. ...

Ok well I could not get those bulbs to work. Went with the more "standard" LED with the plastic base and they did work... At least the outside two did.

Anyone have a clue why the inner two...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-08-2019, 03:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By Gordo78
Yep I'm lost after the last failure. Anyone have...

Yep I'm lost after the last failure. Anyone have some insight on converting my cluster to LED?
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-08-2019, 03:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By Gordo78
I don't need crazy bright, I just want to be able...

I don't need crazy bright, I just want to be able to see my gauges lol.

So tried bending tabs SBJ, but there isn't really anything to bend. The metal contacts are on the sides of these plugs,...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-08-2019, 01:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By Gordo78
Thanks that helps SBJ. Mine have not been...

Thanks that helps SBJ. Mine have not been replaced. Which in itself is impressive for an almost 30 year old truck. None of them have quit on me, but they're getting so dim you can't see the...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 01-08-2019, 12:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By Gordo78
LED bulbs in an early cluster. Anyone?

I’ve taken apart my cluster to replace some bulbs that are worn out. I’ve heard through some searching on here that the 93 and up clusters you just drop a 194 led in them and they’re good. I tried...
Forum: Suspension 12-24-2018, 03:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By Gordo78
I have the dust shields mounted with my Belltech...

I have the dust shields mounted with my Belltech spindles. I debated taking them off, but some advice on here helped me decide against it. However, they did need some trimming to fit. Do what...
Forum: Suspension 09-14-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 391
Posted By Gordo78
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/showthread.php...

http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/showthread.php?t=8179&highlight=raising+carrier

Search around, you'll find other good threads here.
Forum: Exterior & Paint and Body 07-10-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 432
Posted By Gordo78
If you're not planning on welding, then cutting...

If you're not planning on welding, then cutting out most of the rust and treating the area, then fiberglassing the patch is about the only way (and still not great). You can't just cake bondo in the...
Forum: Suspension 06-14-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,379
Posted By Gordo78
There's no better time than now, as it requires...

There's no better time than now, as it requires taking everything apart. It's fairly simple, just mark the anchors where they are currently so you put them back on and set the same ride height.
...
Forum: Suspension 06-14-2018, 04:02 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,379
Posted By Gordo78
^^^ This. A torch works to burn the remnants...

^^^ This. A torch works to burn the remnants out, and since they aren't near the truck when you take them out no risk there. I drilled mine out as many times as possible and knocked the centers...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 06-14-2018, 03:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By Gordo78
There should be a wire hookup for the horn still...

There should be a wire hookup for the horn still I would think? I have an earlier truck that had no airbag, but used a grant wheel and adapter. Grant has a spring loaded button that will only sound...
Forum: Exterior & Paint and Body 06-14-2018, 03:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,202
Posted By Gordo78
On my to do list! I hate the hinged ones that...

On my to do list! I hate the hinged ones that come factory.
Forum: Suspension 06-03-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By Gordo78
I doubt the driveshaft is "bottoming out" in the...

I doubt the driveshaft is "bottoming out" in the tranny or anything like that preventing it from moving forward, but that can happen. Did you leave the other block loose before you tried the...
Forum: Project Build Log 06-01-2018, 03:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,389
Posted By Gordo78
Love the new wheels! Did you lose the fox...

Love the new wheels! Did you lose the fox sticker?
Forum: Project Build Log 05-24-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 536
Views: 102,958
Posted By Gordo78
Watch more of his videos, he is going to scrap...

Watch more of his videos, he is going to scrap the Nissan and bag an old Ford F100. Sad day.
Forum: General Discussion 05-18-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 736
Posted By Gordo78
Personally I'd pick up a descent used GM W-Body...

Personally I'd pick up a descent used GM W-Body with a 3.8 or 3.1L engine if I needed a daily. They are everywhere, stupid reliable, and usually get upper 20's or low 30's which is impressive for...
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