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Thread: What Did You Do To Your B13 Today?

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2014-03-25 09:49:07
Put new wires on the Black SE-R since I stole the blue wires off of it and put them on the silver SE-R
2014-03-25 10:03:55
Just found out mine were red. I never knew LOL

Originally Posted by Storm88000
FINALLY got around to swapping out the cluster bulbs, have been putting it off for months. Before they had a kind of weird yellowish color that I didn't like, but I got used to it.. here's what it looked like before:

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And here's after:


These particular shots really show the color change (it's not as prominent on the tach I suppose because there are less indicator marks than the speedometer):





Here's what they are; since there are 3 main bulbs that light up the cluster, if you want to achieve that color fade like I did, simply get 2 bulbs of your color choice, 1 on the left and 1 on the right and 1 super bright one directly in the middle. In my case I used 2 blue bulbs on the left/right and 1 Sylvania 194 superbright in the center. It looks so much better now. One thing though if you use too much of one color and not a white in the center you may lose the redline a bit in the 91-92's clusters.
2014-03-25 10:11:27
Pick & Pull. There were 4 B13s and I got the front strut & springs together, dashboard, the window crank that holds the glass in the door off one car. Didn't buy new springs. I have 2 sets of lowering springs but no stocks.

Originally Posted by Bubs
Originally Posted by mickey'SE-R
Took off the ghetto cut springs and installed STOCK springs. For that OEM 4x4 look.

If you bought them opposed to already having them on-hand, where did you source your OEM springs? I refreshed my car's suspension with OEM-spec struts, but with the same rusty old springs. I'd love to get some new ones!


Yay! Another solid polyurethane motor mount installed - one more "difficult" one (need to drop the crossmember) and one easy one and the car will be ready for a lot more abuse. These mounts are much better than the notoriously weak stock mounts, completely eliminating engine / transaxle movement and wheel-hop, and helping prevent transaxle damage. A lot of effort, but worth it!

Last edited by mickey'SE-R on 2014-03-25 at 10-13-01.
2014-03-25 12:03:56
All personal preference
2014-03-25 13:35:39
Gave it a hug after it proved to me it can whoop on an STi
2014-03-25 16:22:16
Originally Posted by Storm88000
All personal preference

If you want BRAND NEW just order them from Nissan Parts, NISMO and Nissan Accessories - Courtesyparts.com I get my new stuff for my silver SE-R from there.
2014-03-26 07:09:08
Quick question, does anyone know if a B14 SE-R rear trunk spoiler will fit on a B13 trunk? I have both but don't feel like measuring in the snow Since my B13 has no spoiler may try it out.
2014-03-27 02:18:50
my led spoiler arrived, and i installed it.
i will be posting my old spoiler for sale soon.

Last edited by 831v on 2014-03-27 at 02-23-21.
2014-03-28 23:40:28

Originally Posted by 831v
my led spoiler arrived, and i installed it.
i will be posting my old spoiler for sale soon.

2014-03-28 23:50:49
I discovered that the bolt on my alternator worked its way out, and was causing that high pitch squealing noise on start up. I figured while I was at it, might as well change the motor mount too.

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