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11-07-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By vqsmile

The front Sport wheels are narrower than the...

The front Sport wheels are narrower than the rears, so they are better suited for the narrower 225 width tires. Nonetheless, it is possible to install the wider 245's on them, and some people do, but...
10-18-2016, 12:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,757
Posted By vqsmile

https://g35driver.com/forums/g35-sedan-v36-2007-08...

https://g35driver.com/forums/g35-sedan-v36-2007-08/166820-loose-rear-license-plate.html#post7079994

starting at post#15
10-06-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 289,564
Posted By vqsmile

I've got to go make dinner, but I will look up on...

I've got to go make dinner, but I will look up on my old invoice what the parts costs (2 years ago) were afterwards.

EDIT: OK, I'm back. SO... I looked at my repair invoice and it has no pricing...
10-06-2016, 09:59 PM
Replies: 416
Views: 289,564
Posted By vqsmile

They do. Just add up a years worth of car...

They do.
Just add up a years worth of car payment and you'll quickly see that it far exceeds even a couple thousand in repairs. All cars of a certain age go through this stage were the repairs seem...
09-24-2016, 01:05 AM
Replies: 416
Views: 289,564
Posted By vqsmile

Yeah, if it ever comes to a dealer for a warranty...

Yeah, if it ever comes to a dealer for a warranty claim for low oil pressure, in addition to the PSI, they will closely observe the rpms, oil temp, oil specs, filter type, and any aftermarket...
09-15-2016, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 708
Posted By vqsmile

See item #7: (part# 84895JK600 ) ...

See item #7: (part# 84895JK600 )

https://www.parts.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=store.PartInfo&PartNumber=84895JK600&VehicleID=204548&diagram=3841520&Title%3D-%22INFINITI%22-NAMEPLATE

then research...
09-15-2016, 04:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By vqsmile

They could be discrete, yet coincidental...

They could be discrete, yet coincidental failures, but since you have had multiple things failing now, and both of them are located on the trunk lid, I'd check the wire loom (and associated...
08-08-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 707
Posted By vqsmile

Hmm, a couple thoughts: 1) If your engine is...

Hmm, a couple thoughts:
1) If your engine is running properly, there is certainly no need for a colder plug. In fact, it would actually be detrimental to run colder plugs in a stock configuration....
07-20-2016, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By vqsmile

See Owner's Manual, pages 8-25 to 8-27. ...

See Owner's Manual, pages 8-25 to 8-27.


EDIT: If you don't have a manual, here's one for an '08, which is virtually identical :...
07-15-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,462
Posted By vqsmile

You know Will, the really sad thing here is that...

You know Will, the really sad thing here is that the OP never even said he washed his engine. He only said he washed the car right before he took it to the dealer. Nevertheless, that was apparently...
07-04-2016, 11:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,060
Posted By vqsmile

I have t believe there was a mistake in...

I have t believe there was a mistake in communication about that pricing. Costco only charges about $20 per wheel to replace the sensors during a tire change, and outside of a tire change you'd only...
06-07-2016, 12:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,637
Posted By vqsmile

I suspect the 2nd shop has a line on the used...

I suspect the 2nd shop has a line on the used engine and is getting it on the cheap. Try asking them to break out the parts (engine) vs. labor costs on their estimate. I bet labor is the major part...
06-05-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,266
Posted By vqsmile

Yes, two or three times over over the last 3...

Yes, two or three times over over the last 3 years or so. They are actually the internet division of the Pepe Infiniti dealership parts department (in White Plains). At the times when I was ordering...
05-17-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 759
Posted By vqsmile

Periodically, I have had to go into the car's...

Periodically, I have had to go into the car's setup to delete, then reestablish my phone before it will pair properly.
05-15-2016, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 861
Posted By vqsmile

Yes, there is supposed to be a ground strap...

Yes, there is supposed to be a ground strap (braided wire) running from there over to the side of the shock tower. It's about 12" long or so, and it has a female tab connector on the shock tower end...
05-05-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,025
Posted By vqsmile

Yes, but what exactly are you hoping to...

Yes, but what exactly are you hoping to accomplish? The stock box was designed to get a small boost from air compression at speed, so eliminating isn't necessarily better. You're unlikely to gain...
Forum: V36 DIY
04-17-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 10,608
Posted By vqsmile

Nice job sofaking. :biggthumpup: A few...

Nice job sofaking. :biggthumpup:

A few things I would add:

1) The use of anti-seize compound is unnecessary and can actually lead to problems.
-- First off, it will alter your torque values...
04-11-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,312
Posted By vqsmile

Ahh, I see. I'm going to go ahead and to post an...

Ahh, I see. I'm going to go ahead and to post an updated comment about the correct torque spec in that thread. I just glanced back at it and the torque info given is pretty bad. :icon43:


Lew, in...
04-11-2016, 02:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 40,201
Posted By vqsmile

NOTE: UPDATED TORQUE SPEC FOR FRONT AXLE NUT !!! ...

NOTE: UPDATED TORQUE SPEC FOR FRONT AXLE NUT !!!


Contrary to the rather ambiguous torque specs given in the beginning of this tutorial, the correct factory torque specification can be found the...
04-11-2016, 12:57 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,037
Posted By vqsmile

Hmm, let's look up the word poser: pos·er ...

Hmm, let's look up the word poser:

pos·er
ˈpōzər/
noun
noun: poser; plural noun: posers

a person who acts in an affected manner in order to impress others.
synonyms: exhibitionist,...
04-05-2016, 01:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,127
Posted By vqsmile

I had this exact same issue. The dealership fixed...

I had this exact same issue. The dealership fixed it under warranty before it expired. I just looked back at the invoice and it says they adjusted the brake pedal switch. This makes perfect sense,...
03-27-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 647
Posted By vqsmile

It's not suggesting that there is a choice, it is...

It's not suggesting that there is a choice, it is just means whichever comes first.
03-27-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,315
Posted By vqsmile

Google "clip nut images" and see if you get any...

Google "clip nut images" and see if you get any ideas.
02-23-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,941
Posted By vqsmile

It's fine if you're not a fan and would rather...

It's fine if you're not a fan and would rather not use it as intended, but make no mistake, it most definitely was designed and engineered specifically to be "meant to support that sort of weight...
02-15-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,253
Posted By vqsmile

Specifically, which Nissan fluid did you use? ...

Specifically, which Nissan fluid did you use?

Also, how many miles on the tranny and how frequently was its fluid serviced during its life prior to this?
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