I have recently purchased a Nissan patrol engine that i think is the 3.3 diesel engine.
How do i find out the exact year and engine it is?
I was told to try find the diesel pump number and search using this.
Any help be greatly appreciated.
I've got an issue with a stock tacho sender unit for a 1983 MK Patrol, which bolts in not in the front of the timeing cover plate, but on the side.
The issue is - a sender unit is a big boy, and it doesn't fit.
I was taking measurements and found that the sender unit is 3mm...
This is my not so new 1978 G60 Patrol :cool: bought for $2000 few months ago. It's gonna be my new daily, the old rig has been converted to an SD33 & 4 speed manual and is 24 volt.
immediate future plans:
- mk/mq diff conversion OR gq diffs and coils all round
i was talking with my local machinist regarding my sd33t head and he said he may be able to take out the coolant plugs, ream and run a new stainless tube through the coolant passage that runs between the valves
any one else heard of this?
straight to the point - recently started getting a violent knocking sound when taking off in first unless i give it very little juice and let the clutch out very slowly, even then it shudders. i can take off in second, put the foot down and drop the clutch and it'll take off smooth enough ergo...
hello, recently bought a landrover with an sd33 engine and box out of a rusted through patrol fitted. she was driving great but hard to start, after a bit of research i found the most obvious conclusion was shot glow plugs so i decided to take one out to find out which ones i needed as i wasnt...
I got myself one of those aftermarket turbos from the era when there was no factory turbos on the MQ patrols. Pretty much a straight bolt on jobby.
It looks and is supposed to be in good nick. It reads A/R60, Roto-Master on the side...
A quick google search suggests Garret bought out...
am swaping out my l28 with 4 speed to the sd33 standard in a swb want to know whats all different what has to be changed and how to go about doing it especially on the electronics side any info like best way o drop out and so on would be awesome -
also have a turbo for the sd off another...