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Nissan FSMs (Factory Service Manuals) -
www.nicoclub.com/fsm


AXLE---

Dana 44 front axle -
http://www.therangerstation.com/tech_library/Dana44.htm
http://www.blueovaltrucks.com/tech/Dana44.htm

Warn Hub removal -
http://warn.iwebcat.com/imgVD/WAR/11715F0-pn38826.pdf

Steering for solid axle -
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billav...ngresearch.htm

What axle do you have -
http://www.nissan4wheelers.com/topic...xles-do-i-have

H233B and H190 info -
http://nissannut.com/projects/h233_4.9_swap/

Front and Rear Dana 44 axle service manuals -
http://www2.dana.com/pdf/5310-2.PDF
http://www2.dana.com/pdf/5310-3.PDF

Repacking front wheel bearings, 4x4 IFS -
http://www.nissan4wheelers.com/topic/repack-your-front-wheel-bearings---4x4-ifs

Installling New CV-Axles---
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...-new-cv-axles/

Installing Premium Locking hubs---
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...-installation/

E-Locker mod---
http://www.titantalk.com/forums/tita...d-4hi-4lo.html
http://www.thenewx.org/forum/showthread.php?t=26903
http://www.clubfrontier.org/forums/f...stalled-32904/
http://www.titanspot.com/Titan/topic...-with-a-twist/

Gear Ratio Calculator---
http://www.grimmjeeper.com/gears.html

STEERING ----

PS pump upgrade -
http://nissannut.com/projects/power_steering_mod/
http://nissannut.com/projects/pump_upgrade/

PS Gear upgrade -
http://nissannut.com/projects/power_steering_box/

Steering creaks/clunks/noises---
http://xterrafirma.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=665


ENGINE ----

OBD codes -
http://nissannut.com/maintenance/obd/
http://nissanforum.org/nissan-forum/...ad.php?t=23202
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/...ad.php?t=20905
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/...69&postcount=2

Z24i info -
http://nissannut.com/projects/z24i_fuel_injection/

Carb rebuild---
http://community.ratsun.net/topic/33...ild-pic-heavy/

Airbox mods -
http://nissannut.com/projects/air_box_mod/

Seafoam Treatment -
http://www.nissan4wheelers.com/topic/seafoam-treatment

240sx KA24E Intake Manifold Install on your truck KA24E---
http://forums.nicoclub.com/how-to-ha...p-t516358.html

240sx intake NOS install -
http://www.nicoclub.com/archives/240sx-nos-direct-port-wet-kit-install-sohc.html

4WD HB clutch replacement how-to -
http://www.nissanoffroad.net/messageboard/index.php?topic=778.0

KA parts, turbos, all you could ever dream of and 240 stuff-
http://www.240sxforums.com/forums/ka24de-ka24e/61130-built-ka-motors.html
http://www.240sxforums.com/forums/ka24de-ka24e/61136-ka-sites.html
http://www.240sxforums.com/forums/general-tech/66268-online-shops-240-stuff-know-any.html#post686921

LSx engine info---
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billav...SPrimer/Part1/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billav...SPrimer/Part2/
http://ls1tech.com/forums/conversion...ification.html

KA24E Timing chain rattle - HOW-TO---
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/...ad.php?t=18899

KA24E Header install---
http://www.cardomain.com/ride/331366...ar-cab/page-2/

How to Clean your Engine---
http://www.nissanforums.com/car-care...ur-engine.html


TRANSMISSION----

Auto Trans Cooler install---
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...ooler-install/

Quick Auto Trans Mod---
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...to-tranny-mod/

Why GL-4 and not GL-5?--- answers revealed
http://www.widman.biz/uploads/Transaxle_oil.pdf


BRAKES ----

Rear Disc Brakes -
http://nissannut.com/projects/H233b_disc_brakes/
http://www.roninwheelers.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?5307-h233b-drum-to-disk-brake-conversion

D22 Rear Shoe Replacement---
http://www.navara.asia/showthread.php?t=13009

Finding your ABS code---
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...880-abs-light/


SUSPENSION ----

UCA lifts -
http://nissannut.com/lift_kits/UCAs/

Re-indexing your torsion bars -
http://www.roninwheelers.com/vbulletin/showthread.php?1251-HOW-TO-re-index-your-front-end(T-bars)
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...-torsion-bars/

HB Suspension upgrades 2WD -
http://www.nicoclub.com/archives/nissan-hardbody-truck-suspension-torsion-bars-bushings.html
http://www.nissanoffroad.net/messageboard/index.php?topic=6442.0

Take the sway from your sway bars -
http://www.nicoclub.com/archives/whiteline-flatout-anchor-locks-taking-the-sway-out-of-your-sway-bar.html

Energy suspension leaf spring bushing install -
http://www.nissanoffroad.net/messageboard/index.php?topic=5688.0

suspension/steering clunks/creaks noises----
http://xterrafirma.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=665

DIY Lowering your truck---
http://www.nicoclub.com/archives/diy...kup-truck.html

HOW-TO replace your strut rod bushings---
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...-rod-bushings/

HOW TO DO A 3-LINK SUSPENSION---
http://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/gener...s-dummies.html

SUSPENSION 101---
http://www.fabtechmotorsports.com/suspension-101.php

HOW TO DO A 4-LINK (TRIANGULATED) SUSPENSION---
http://www.pirate4x4.com/forum/jeep-...uspension.html
http://www.therangerstation.com/Maga..._link_tech.htm

HOW TO DO A 4-LINK SUSPENSION W/ PANHARD BAR---
http://www.ridetech.com/info/air4link-tech/



HEATING/AC----

How to clean out AC evaporator core -
http://www.nissan4wheelers.com/topic/how-to-clean-out-ac-evaporator-part-i


ELECTRICAL----

HOW TO- Make a fusible link--
http://forum.73-87chevytrucks.com/sm...?topic=11972.0

Alt upgrades -
http://nissannut.com/projects/alt_upgrade/
http://www.nissan4wheelers.com/topic/quest-alternator-on-a-vg33-d22-truck

V6 Alt upgrade---
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...mp-alternator/
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...01-pathfinder/

Pathy/HB AC blower fix -
http://www.nissan4wheelers.com/topic/pathyhardbody-ac-blower-fix

Pathy headlamp upgrade-
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/...d=1#post369224

Trailer wiring -
http://www.etrailer.com/faq-wiring.aspx
http://www.hitchinfo.com/index.cfm?e...ntpieceid=5148

Intermitent variable wiper install -
http://www.nissanoffroad.net/messageboard/index.php?topic=9244.0

Tail light mod -
http://www.nissanoffroad.net/messageboard/index.php?topic=8171.0

Electric cooling fan swap with controller -
http://www.nissanforums.com/hb-truck/172728-electric-cooling-fan-controller-done.html

Flashing marker light mod -
http://www.nissan4wheelers.com/topic/how-to-flashing-marker-light-mod

Headlight switch repair -
http://mississippi-mud.com/Thread-How-To-Fix-a-Headlight-Switch

Relocating your ECM -
http://www.nissanoffroad.net/messageboard/index.php?topic=6238.0

MSD ignition install V6---
http://www.nissanpathfinders.net/for...-installation/

So you went mudding and your alt stopped working--- how to pull apart your alt to clean it...
http://www.clubfrontier.org/forums/f...rebuild-54610/

DIY Stickies -
http://www.clubfrontier.org/forums/f23/diy-projects-stickies-37904/

Weather tight connectors---
http://www.waytekwire.com/products/11/
http://www.jegs.com/c/Ignition-Elect...10409/10002/-1
http://www.jerrybickel.com/electrica...-jbrc5560.html
http://www.streetperformance.com/m/c...connector.html


INTERIOR---

Dash swap removal 86-93
http://www.minitruckinweb.com/tech/i...ashboard_swap/

Dash Swap install 86-93
http://www.minitruckinweb.com/tech/i..._swap_install/

Installing factory Tach in old style dash---
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/...ad.php?t=28489


EXTERIOR---

Keeping your truck shiny and clean---
http://www.nissanforums.com/car-care...ice-shiny.html

Installing 4x4 Front Fenders---
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/...ad.php?t=20725

Removing your bed--
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/...976#post409976


GENERAL ----

Parts interchangeability---
http://www.infamousnissan.com/forum/...ad.php?t=26490

AN fittings and hoses information---
http://www.russellperformance.com/misc/tech/main.shtml
http://www.anplumbing.com/
http://www.gre6.com/ansize
http://www.anplumbing.com/page/3 - videos how to...

Want to learn???---
http://www.carparts.com/classroom - good overview of all systems.
http://www.autoshop101.com/autoshop2.html - homepage
http://www.autoshop101.com/autoshop9.html - quiz
http://www.autoshop101.com/autoshop15.html - training
http://www.autoshop101.com/autoshop16.html - training
http://www.autoshop101.com/autoshop19.html - link to manufacture sites

http://www.popularmechanics.com/cars...enance/4314662
http://www.dummies.com/how-to/home-g...al-System.html
http://auto.howstuffworks.com/cooling-system.htm
http://auto.howstuffworks.com/engine...ion-system.htm
http://www.howstuffworks.com/differential.htm
http://www.hwhcorp.com/Intro_to_Air_Suspensions.pdf
https://bagriders.com/modlab/pages/AIR-RIDE-FAQ.html
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billavista/Wiring/Part1/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billavista/Oiling/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billavista/Cooling/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billav...otcher/Bender/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billavista/Plumbing/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billav...rness_install/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billavista/Harnesses/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billavista/Fuel_Cell/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billavista/Brakes/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billav...ew/Compressor/
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billav...lts/index.html
http://www.pirate4x4.com/articles/tech/old/

PDFs Galore--- yes, you should look in here...
http://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billav...DFs/index.html


DATSUN HOW-TOs---
http://community.ratsun.net/topic/33...ild-pic-heavy/
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Best thread. DVDSWAN '16
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woah awesome thread. Its cool to have a 4x4 section
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Thanks man! My browser now hates me!
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Man awesome thread!
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Great thread. I need to try the intermittent wipers swap. The fast/faster wipers don't cut it in the NW. I have the variable stalk just need the amplifier.
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sticky'd - thanks for taking the time to put this together.
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sticky'd - thanks for taking the time to put this together.
and if anyone has ideas or helps sites post them up.
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