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Fantastic. thank you sir, I appreciate it

Fantastic. thank you sir, I appreciate it
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Nissan Z24 engine distributor help

Hey folks, I'm looking for a wiring diagram or just someone to let me know which wires go where. I'm working on a 1984 Nissan Z24 distributor, the PO had it out of the truck and I'm replacing it....
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Is it a hydrostatic or a 6 speed? Provided it...

Is it a hydrostatic or a 6 speed? Provided it is in fact a 6 speed gear driven transaxle, changing pulleys will change your top speed. If it's a hydro, changing pulleys will result in a tractor...
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-Engine - you have it -Frame - Try to get one...

-Engine - you have it
-Frame - Try to get one free, or as cheap as possible.
-Driveline - It may be possible to use the driveline in the frame, otherwise you will need a transaxle or a...
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Dennis Kirk shows replacement tracks for some...

Dennis Kirk shows replacement tracks for some Deere sleds with steel bars. Are you sure they are illegal, and if so is there some sort of grandfather's clause being that it came from the factory...
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I have always dumped old 2 stroke fuel into my...

I have always dumped old 2 stroke fuel into my vehicles, never had any problems.
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Are the teeth on the sprocket warn or broken? ...

Are the teeth on the sprocket warn or broken? Was the chain tight enough?
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Sorry for the slow response MTD's make fine...

Sorry for the slow response
MTD's make fine racing mowers, their driveline however does not. Ditch the vari-drive setup and replace it with a kart axle and a Peerless transmission. Another route...
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There are good centrifugal clutches, but I...

There are good centrifugal clutches, but I suggest using a torque converter if the kart is going to be used on anything other than flat smooth ground.
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I second that... I tend to go right for the most...

I second that... I tend to go right for the most labor intensive cause, and overlook the easy and sometimes obvious. :wall:
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The points may need cleaning & re-gapping, or...

The points may need cleaning & re-gapping, or possible replacement.
The points are under the flywheel, which depending on model may be held on by a reverse (right) threaded nut.
With the flywheel...
06-01-08, 03:29 PM
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Ditto Subaru :thumbup: AWD, interior...

Ditto

Subaru :thumbup:
AWD, interior room, good reliability.
If he's looking for a truck I'd suggest a Toyota Tacoma 4cyl 5 speed, or a RAV-4 if he needs a small SUV.
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More than likely you'll have to pull the...

More than likely you'll have to pull the transaxle out and split the case to clear out the the old grease or add new stuff.
Just be sure to use bentonite grease when you re-lube it...
This is...
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If you're planning on using the mower as a base...

If you're planning on using the mower as a base for this project, take some time and read thru http://www.heymow.com
There's tons of info regarding gearing, brakes, steering...etc.
As far as moving...
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I had the same problem with the Dana 60 in my 1...

I had the same problem with the Dana 60 in my 1 ton Chevy.
It could be something warn in the steering, anything from tie rods to the pitman arm. It could also be bad ball joints or bearings......
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Nissan Z24 question

Well, I pulled the z24 out of my truck and tore it down. While inspecting I found a discrepancy.... my Haynes manual says the main bearing journal should be no larger than 2.1636".... yet the...
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If it's a 2 stroke you may be able to move the...

If it's a 2 stroke you may be able to move the carb so it sits level, and run it.
If it's a 4 stroke... mla2ofus hit the nail on the head.
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You may need to purge the transaxle (remove air...

You may need to purge the transaxle (remove air from the system). With the tractor on level ground, pull the relief valve (the lever that you move/lock to push or tow the tractor).
Start it up,...
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Question Here's a different question... is the block in my...

Here's a different question... is the block in my '84 interchangeable with a 2.4 block from a '93? I realize that the FI on the '93 would have to be replaced with the carb & intake I have now... I...
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I made sure that each cyl was at TDC, and after...

I made sure that each cyl was at TDC, and after the first round of tests I started back at #1 and ran through all 4 again just to be sure... same results.
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Leakdown question

1984 Nissan 720 pickup with 2.4 Z I4 overhead cam engine, starts & runs fine but with excessive oil smoke from the exhaust.
Compression test says
#1 70 psi
#2 85 psi
#3 80 psi
#4 90 psi
...
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$9.07 thru Sears, they have them in stock. ...

$9.07 thru Sears, they have them in stock.
...
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You cannot over drive a hydro for more speed. ...

You cannot over drive a hydro for more speed. Your best bet would be to swap the driveline out for a tranny & live axle setup.
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I personally wouldn't touch the governor on a...

I personally wouldn't touch the governor on a stock engine, I've seen the results. If the engine is built there's not much worry of it blowing apart; I have a mildly built flathead Briggs that...
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