Category Archives: Vendors

British Engine Gaskets

In addition to the J13 Engine Gasket Set I ordered, I also ordered some gaskets from Moss Motors for the British B-series engine, found on the MGA and MGBs. Early Datsuns were produced with a licensed version of the B-series … Continue reading

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J13 Engine Gasket Set

I ordered a full J13 engine gasket set from RockAuto and it arrived this week.  The 1.3 liter J13 engine came in the later 520 and 521 trucks and 411 cars from 1965-1969, but I expect that many/most of the … Continue reading

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Carburetor returns!

Happy New Year! Today I came home to find my rebuilt carburetor had been delivered to the house.  It took longer than expected, but when I called Chicago Carburetor to chase it down they said it had been finished for … Continue reading

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Radiator is repaired

This morning I zipped up to York before work to pick up the radiator from West York Radiator Service.  Total damage:  $58 plus tax.  Sweet.  Looks good and hopefully it will be as good as new.

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Car cover

Since I have to park the 320 outside, I decided to invest in a car cover.  A couple of days ago I put the cover on just before going to bed because Hurricane Sandy was supposed to arrive overnight.  This … Continue reading

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Radiator sent out for re-core

Today I dropped of the radiator to be re-cored.  Last week I tried to take it to a big place down in Baltimore called Cummins Radiator, which has been in business since 1911.  Unfortunately when I got down there it … Continue reading

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Fuel pump?

Part of my plan is to replace the fuel pump.  Unfortunately, the 320’s E-1 engine fuel pump is no longer available from Nissan and as far as I can tell, not really available in the aftermarket anymore either.  I did … Continue reading

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Sent off the Carburetor

This morning I sent off the carburetor to be rebuilt.  The 320 trucks came with a Nikki 2D-30C two barrel down draft carburetor.  I searched high and low for rebuild kits, calling several vendors who claim to have kits for … Continue reading

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New Cooling System Parts

This morning I ordered some new radiator hoses and other cooling system parts for the truck.  I got a new radiator cap while I was at it.  I ordered some thermostats and gaskets.  All of those parts were listed for … Continue reading

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Clutch Hydraulics parts

Today I also ordered the parts to replace the clutch master and slave cylinders. Here’s a summary of the parts I ordered along with what model Datsun truck they were listed for. Part Name Part Number Price (each) Master Cylinder … Continue reading

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