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Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 05-01-2022, 10:49 PM
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Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
I also see you switched out the dash lights for...

I also see you switched out the dash lights for LED's, right?
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 04-29-2022, 11:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 75
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
A section of broomstick can be a good indicator...

A section of broomstick can be a good indicator on where a noise problem is, as long as the engine isn't shaking where you place the broomstick and put it to your ear. Have to determine where noise...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 04-24-2022, 08:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,236
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
The big general problem with those type of...

The big general problem with those type of engines they made back then is that not even Nissan engineers figured anyone would still be driving them almost forty years later.

What often happens is...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 04-24-2022, 07:58 AM
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Views: 1,863,385
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
I would call that '2-Day'.

I would call that '2-Day'.
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 04-19-2022, 10:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 87
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
Cut yourself a length of broomstick about two...

Cut yourself a length of broomstick about two feet long, and stick it against parts of the engine with the other side in your ear. Move it from place to place. It won't take you long to narrow down...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 04-15-2022, 08:50 AM
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Views: 1,863,385
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
The beautiful wheels on that truck scream for a...

The beautiful wheels on that truck scream for a paint job on the body to help set them off.
Just saying.
Forum: Shows and Get Togethers 04-09-2022, 08:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 270
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
This one is STILL a full-on GO. Susan and I will...

This one is STILL a full-on GO. Susan and I will be onsite Wednesday July 6 to do setup. So people CAN come early if they wish. We will be in the Xterra dragging a 17 foot trailer. All details are at...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 04-08-2022, 06:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 91
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
It's doubtful the holes themselves are stripped....

It's doubtful the holes themselves are stripped. The ten mm bolts, maybe. Probably not the steel they go into.
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 04-06-2022, 11:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 143
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
Some thin door edge guards in black (to match...

Some thin door edge guards in black (to match existing trim around wheels) would look good on that truck. And be functional as well.

I say no to the decals unless they are OEM/Factory for that...
Forum: The Other Forum 04-05-2022, 05:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 58
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
I had some hesitancy about all that. I wondered...

I had some hesitancy about all that. I wondered if the X could handle it. My wife Susan spent years hauling her horses around in trailers all over the Northwest. She is a retired professional...
Forum: The Other Forum 04-05-2022, 05:35 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 15,301
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
No. And that work you did with the injectors...

No. And that work you did with the injectors would give me nightmares. The hardest repair I ever did was doing a full clutch job on an 89 single cab D21. I had to do it in the driveway, and it rained...
Forum: The Other Forum 04-04-2022, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 58
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
No More Tent Camping

Last July, the woman and I sponsored a big UFO Skywatch Party just north of Mt. Rainier in WA. And for that one I blew $450 on a FOR REAL 'instant tent' with a pre-installed frame. Yes, it was as...
Forum: The Other Forum 04-04-2022, 01:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 15,301
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
I had an 87 Subaru 4WD wagon some years ago. I...

I had an 87 Subaru 4WD wagon some years ago. I hated working on that thing, but loved taking it up into the high country. It would do steep hills off road like you wouldn't believe.

And the...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-23-2022, 10:47 PM
Replies: 23,839
Views: 1,863,385
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
Saw this video today and here is a Nissan model I...

Saw this video today and here is a Nissan model I didn't know about. Back in 82-83 some dealerships had a few of their trucks modded into what they called the 'Bushmaster'. They welded the cab to the...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-19-2022, 08:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 148
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
Old Guy, Old School sez: No matter which...

Old Guy, Old School sez: No matter which alternator you select, do NOT get one coming out of China. Long story, but trust me on this one.

What's going on is that Chinese companies are buying up...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-19-2022, 07:47 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 465
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
If you are going to use paper gaskets, beer...

If you are going to use paper gaskets, beer containers do work...but shoebox cardboard works a lot better. And if you don't want leaks, use Permatex Aviation gasket sealer in the brush bottle. Hard...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-16-2022, 08:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 287
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
Southwest motif headliner. Very nice.

Southwest motif headliner. Very nice.
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2022, 02:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 103
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
Need a Bigger Shop

Right now the wife and I live in a 55+ community she bought into a few years ago. Fortunately, you own both the home and the land it sits on here, which beats the usual mobile home park junk.

But...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-15-2022, 01:23 AM
Replies: 23,839
Views: 1,863,385
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
Fail results show you failed hydrocarbon...

Fail results show you failed hydrocarbon emissions, which is directly related to the parts you switched out for new ones. So...you switched out the RIGHT parts. Congratulations.
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-08-2022, 08:25 AM
Replies: 23,839
Views: 1,863,385
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
We have both been there this last year. My best...

We have both been there this last year. My best friend Ron, who taught me everything I know about fixing cars since the early 80's, died of a stroke in 2020. No one saw it coming. Then, his oldest...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-06-2022, 08:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 412
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
On my 97, when I switched to 15 inch wheels and...

On my 97, when I switched to 15 inch wheels and tires from the 14 inch stock, my speedometer would read 2 MPH faster than I was actually going. I figured this out going past those signs that tell you...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-02-2022, 07:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 193
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
This exact same scenario happened when I was...

This exact same scenario happened when I was restoring the 1982 280ZX.

Ignition module. When they start to 'go' on you, they will still work until a little heat builds up from the running of the...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 03-02-2022, 07:41 AM
Replies: 23,839
Views: 1,863,385
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
Nice. Now don't park that thing where someone...

Nice. Now don't park that thing where someone might steal it....the more you modify, the bigger the potential for theft.

We will assume you will get around to the paint job sooner or later....
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 02-28-2022, 12:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 181
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
All the Texas smog rules are here: They even name...

All the Texas smog rules are here: They even name the counties where it is required. Anything 25 years old or older is exempt, but they still do a safety inspection.

...
Forum: Hardbody Forum (D21) 02-23-2022, 04:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 78
Posted By XoXSciFiGuy
I swear if some aftermarket company started...

I swear if some aftermarket company started selling brand new throttle bodies with all the goodies already attached...they would make a killing. But no one has done that yet.

When Nissan...
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