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  1. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    Hi ill start with interducing my self. My name is Ethan and Im 16 and i have an 1989 nissan patrol TB42 Carby. Okay so I have a 1989 nissan patrol TB42 carby and it has been gas converted but it also runs on petrol, It start first turn every time and works amazingly but after about 15-20...
  2. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    I have a Nissan Patrol '90 GQ 4.2 petrol, and its spluttering and barely idling & spewing out black smoke from exhaust. Its had a new carby, dizzy, leads, hoses, but apparently timing is sitting around 4. Could this be the cause? If anyone has any ideas for what could be wrong, would be greatly...
  3. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    Hello, This is my first post on here but i have a question. I know this depends on alot of variables, but id really love the heap for a ball park answer. Im looking to by a N/A td42 that has 400k on the clock. the motor was rebuilt at 300k. Is it safe to turbo it running a safe maybe 10psi...
  4. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    Hi guys im just wondering if anyone knows much about the high top GQ patrols as iv only just got mine its a petrol and gas tb4.2 inline 6 carby tbar auto but thats all i know so i decided to call nissan australia and all they could tell me was that it was imported from japan in 2001 and its...
  5. Engine & Drivetrain
    Ok so I had a Keas Stage II valve body and Keas Torque converter installed by a local shop in Perth, gearbox is fairly fresh from a recent build and drove fine on the way to the shop. After valve body and TC was installed During the workshop test drive the auto would’ve shift out of 1st. called...
  6. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    Just thought I would share. My GQs indicator stalk f*cked out just from being old. Found a genuine replacement for $58.36 https://www.onlineautoparts.com.au/products/ZPN-03292.action? Not sure how Onlineautoparts.com.au does it but it seems like they carry a few genuine Nissan parts and they are...
  7. Trips, Touring and Treks
    Hi Patrol Lovers, Its my first ever post at Patrol 4x4. Recently we were on 12 days expedition to North Pakistan from Islamabad (Capital of Pakistan), with our all time favorite twin Nissan Patrol Y60, we achieved elevation of 4903 meters, is it the highest elevation achieved by any Nissan...
  8. Nissan Patrol GQ/Y60 & Ford Maverick
    ok yes im female so may get details a lil wrong. we have got oil inside the turbo including the piping running over the top of the engine. the fan inside the turbo has minimal movement. plenty of power still. will it need replacing or just a rebuild? and how do I track a rebuild kit down? iv...
  9. General Patrol Discussion
    Hi everyone, I have got my mechanic and he has a 1990 GQ SWB 4.2 carby. He has offered me to buy his GQ for 20k. to me seems like a fair bit for a GQ Having said that he has done everything you can think of to the 4wd. some if it is. -rebuilt the engine also the head, with performace...
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