It takes imagination, determination, and maybe a little bit of craziness to modify an unconventional car to this level – but we’ve gotta say, this is one amazing Infiniti I30!
Engine/Trans -2002/03 Maxima 3.5 motor, no SS IM mod -K&N filter, velocity stack -2001/02 Pathfinder 70mm TB, custom adapter and throttle cable bracket from sicivic89 -NWP thermal intake manifold spacers -NWP Block off plate -Nistune ECU, 7k RPM rev-limit -Cattman headers -Resonated test pipe -2.5” Budget resonated b-pipe -2004 G35 sedan muffler -Aeromotive AFPR, Autometer […]
While most people may already know how to change their oil, there’s still some that may need help. Here’s detailed how-to that will help you with your oil change, and even if it’s a different vehicle than mine, the same basic principles still apply to changing the oil in your vehicle.
Applied Vehicle(s): Infiniti I30, 4th Gen. Maxima Difficulty Rating: Estimated Labor Time: 3 hours Written By: loystock Estimated Total Cost: $290.00 Find related tutorials and information on your vehicle in NICOclub’s Maxima Forum & I30 / I35 Forum Specification (and Pricing from IoS – infinitipartsUSA.com): -Front Rotor: 26mm new/24mm minimum; Maximum Runout=0.07mm ($82.11 from IoS) […]
Applied Vehicle(s): Vehicles w/ VQ35DE Engine Difficulty Rating: Estimated Labor Time: 2½ hours Written By: tollboothwilley Estimated Total Cost: $20.00 Find related tutorials and information on your vehicle in NICOclub’s Nissan Forums & Infiniti Forums So I have a (almost) new set of valve covers that I’m installing due to the leaking oil in cylinders […]
Applied Vehicles: VQ35DE Engine Difficulty Rating: Estimated Labor Time: 2½ hours Written By: IlyaKol Estimated Total Cost: $20.00 Find related tutorials and information on your vehicle in NICOclub’s M-Series Forum / Fuga Forum Figured I’d put this out there for anyone who was interested in changing their spark plugs on their own but wasn’t feeling […]
Special thanks for this write up goes to Fezzik (David Honey). Posted with permission from the author. This is the How To on the installation of heated mirrors. A few things first before I go on. I have the automatic climate control with the rear window defogger switch on it. The side view mirrors are […]
How to reset SRS(air bag) light: Open the driver’s door. Note the rubber covered button located low on the B pillar, a button which is pressed by the door when the door is closed. This is the Driver’s Door Switch (DDS). Turn the ignition from OFF to ON. Press the DDS at least 5 times […]
How to reset ECU in 5th and 6th Generation Maxima’s 1. Turn ignition switch on and wait about 3 seconds. Repeat the following steps (2a and 2b) procedures quickly five times within 5 seconds. 2a. Fully depress the accelerator pedal (HARD).2b. Fully release the accelerator pedal. 3. Wait 7 seconds, fully depress the accelerator pedal […]
Valve cover gasket replacement on Infiniti I30 and Nissan Maxima: As the VG30 gets older, and more of them get up there in mileage, a common problem has come to light. The valve covers and spark plug seals often leak oil. Both out onto the block, and into the spark plug tubes. This can diminish […]