"Al if you read my posts I kind of covered it. But I am near the truck now and have been daily driving it so I could try to take pics of issues you are concerned about. Everything bolts up engine, clutch. Now mine came from a hardbody with a z24.…"
"I have good luck with facet pumps for my carburated rides. They have also been good lift pumps for my diesals. I ran a regulater on my 720 when it was carburated never sure if it was nessesary but most carb pumps run between 2-3 pounds so should be…"
"Yep it has been a while. Can't remember shorten or lengthen. Drove it today all good. Used a Mtn dew cap with some epoxy to seal the speedometer hole no issues. Bought a speed sensor when doing the ka swap and expecting to use the 2wd empty…"
"You don't mention what year of the truck but if is early non computer the module would be suspect if the coils check out. I got 240k out of mine but considered carrying a spare because that is one item you can't adjust, bypass or jerry rig."
"Are you just replacing the TO bearing? I kind of thought nissan used the same one forever. Maybe the collar the bearing rides is different. Think I am still rolling b series collar on mine. Also last clutch kit came with new collar and bearing but…"
"There are a couple of weird gaskets next to the rear main seal. Don't pull on them, they break off. As long as you are in there change rear main seal. Use a torque wrench on the pan. Overtorquing them results in leaks. This isn't fun, but…"
What is the main reason you'd like to join 720World? (dont just say "because I own a 720", if you do this you will not be approved)
Just updating my profile, been a while.
What is your profession? (not required, just if you want to share your knowledge)
merchant marine officer
I have had my truck since I was 17 now twenty nine years later I still enjoy driving it. Especially after the KA swap. I can keep up with modern vehicles now.
How many 720's or other Nissan trucks do you own? What years and types?
1 1982 Datsun 4x4 king cab
What modifications have you done to your truck(s)
2"body lift 2" jim conner suspension lift, rear add a leaf,poly suspension bushings,1988 hardbody C series 5 spd. It is transmission #5 and hopefully the last. Now sporting KA24E. Dual diaphram brake booster.
What modifications do you still plan to do to your truck(s)
How many miles would you travel to attend an all 720 truck meet?