Author Archives: someothersteve

Non-Start Diagnostics

Last year one of my friends rebuilt a motor for Michael, a new 260Z owner. Michael got the engine back in, and my friend tuned the engine. Fast forward to January of this year. Tim, Michael’s father, posted on Facebook … Continue reading

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Photoshoot

A month ago, members of the Georgia Z Club gathered in Woodstock, GA, for a photoshoot. I had my car all washed and ready. The club VP arranged a great location for us, too. Since I was one of the … Continue reading

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Driveshaft Disaster

Ah, the “joys” of classic car ownership. Who knows when the trouble started? Did I push the car too hard on a club drive in the mountains? Was it a long-term problem that finally reached the end? Does it matter … Continue reading

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Rise and Shine – Caffeine and Octane

Maybe it just takes a special kind of car nut to get up early on the first Sunday of almost every month and drive 40 miles to a car show. Maybe I’m just a nut. The alarm rang early on … Continue reading

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GZC Karting Event (10 Photos, 20 GIFs and 4 Videos)

Some members of the Georgia Z Club gathered at the karting track at Atlanta Motorsports Park on October 24 for a morning of driving and spinning. The karting track at AMP is a challenging course with some significant elevation changes, … Continue reading

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Friday at Jai’s

Today was dedicated to helping out Jai. She has a 280Z that has been giving her problems. A couple of us have tried to help her before, but while her car was running slightly better, it wasn’t running reliably. This … Continue reading

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ZCON 2015 Epilogue and Recap

My wife and I got up early to make the trip home. I wanted to get well down the road before the heat of the day beat down upon me again. There were many others preparing to hit the road … Continue reading

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