By Wes Stinson Feel free to contact me with any questions about any of the things on this article. So, you want to make your Q better? You want to make it faster, handle better, and make it look sharper. Despite what you may think, it is much easier than you think. This is based […]
By: Q_SHIP First off, You do not need to buy a whole new strut for a non-touring car. All you need to order is a new non-touring shock cartridge. The cartridges WILL fit into a touring lower strut. You will lose the adjustable ride control but the savings is worth it. (The whole non-touring strut […]
1990 Infiniti Q45 – Owned by: Andy Sola (Ozzie) HISTORY:I have a thing for rare cars. I always want to stand out from the crowd, and own something unique. A highly modified TA-22 Toyota Celica, Ford Laser with turbo engine swap (done by myself and Father-in-law) and 12 second ¼ mile Starion were […]
By Wes Stinson, Infiniti Moderator Tools used: 12 and 14mm socket, hammer (always on-call ), Diagram of the belts and tensioners Here’s the correct procedure 1. Loosen alternator tensioner 2. Remove alternator tensioner 3. remove alternator belt 4. loosen waterpump/PS tensioner 5. Remove waterpump/PS tensioner 6. Loosen AC tensioner 7. Remove AC tensioner 8. Remove […]
Y33 O2 Sensor Replacement By:bullittandy Just finished the O2 sensors (all 4) on my 97 Q45. Here’s a heads up for others attempting the job. WD-40 / PB Blaster MUST be used! Don’t try to do anything until the sensor nuts have soaked for at least 30 minutes but the longer the better (I soaked […]
1998 Infiniti Q45t – Owned by Kevin Falk (FalkDesigns) CAR: 1998 Infiniti Q45t INTERIOR MODS: Privacy curtains Mirror tassel Chrome Infiniti steering wheel badge Full tint Custom deck rack for Kill Bill “Hitori Hanso” swords (show only) EXTERIOR MODS: WORK Euroline FS (built to order) 19×9 +18 front O-disk / General Exclaim UHP […]
Development goals for the VK45DE engine were focused on balancing performance and quietness and smoothness. This SAE paper highlights the technologies utilized to meet these goals.
The Q45 was The Q45 was Infiniti’s flagship sedan for 16 years (1990-2006) – a stylish, full sized luxury sports sedan and the Infiniti brand’s first flagship. Sold in the US between 1989 and 2006, it unintentionally became one of industry’s best kept secrets. A surprisingly agile luxury sedan with a torquey 278hp 4.5L V8, […]