Tearing The WRECKED Subframe Out Of My 350Z And RAIDING A G35 For The New One

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I bought a 2003 Nissan 350Z for $1,500 that should've found a new home in a salvage yard. It came with two engines and tons of parts so it seemed like a straightforward deal. Drag it home, swap the engines after installing all the new parts, go drifting in my cheap new car. Then I got it in the air and found out just how bad it could be. This is truly peeling back the onion and finding tons and tons of problems, probably more than any BMW. Once the subframe swap is complete I can install the new engine, but not without another fight.
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Life in Washington
Life in Washington 3 ամիս առաջ
It's strange how the engine vibrates in fast motion.
Tammim Esmailji
Tammim Esmailji 3 ամիս առաջ
New shirt idea..."I made a quick O'Railey run"
cloaked45
cloaked45 3 ամիս առաջ
Bottom drawer is full of green
pospc2
pospc2 3 ամիս առաջ
Remove that stock oil "cooler" and install a real 25 row oil cooler if you are going to be drifting. Your bearings will thank you.
danst165
danst165 3 ամիս առաջ
This just dawned on me. An extension shouldn't affect the torque value. If the wrench clicks or beeps at desired value that means torque is transmitted to bolt/nut even if the extension twists.
TJ Eclipse
TJ Eclipse 3 ամիս առաջ
As soon as you said nissan I said awwww man its junk. Nissan's are straight trash, at least the newer ones. Their quality has gone to crap.
WhatYouWant89
WhatYouWant89 3 ամիս առաջ
youtube getting real cocky with these ads. no bs it like every 30 secs i get two ads
Paliacho9
Paliacho9 3 ամիս առաջ
I can't believe JR can diagnose and rebuild these modern cars with all of their bs lines and vacuums and hoses. I would freak.
danielstltz
danielstltz 3 ամիս առաջ
your next investment should be an engine stand so you can rotate the engine to change your gaskets and drain your coolant
BlaZenem LGMent
BlaZenem LGMent 3 ամիս առաջ
The motor was running on the lift lmao
Handy Husband
Handy Husband 3 ամիս առաջ
The high speed twitching engine is just... mesmerizing...
Dave Snothere
Dave Snothere 3 ամիս առաջ
wouldn't it be easier to stop the leaks with an ls?
A F
A F 3 ամիս առաջ
Dude, Safety Glasses when grinding!
Glen DeKoker
Glen DeKoker 3 ամիս առաջ
You guys trash the M5 but after seeing your channel and others seems your spending more money on other brands? I have had my 2006 M5 spent $5,000 in repairs since owning have 206,000 km on odometer bearing are fine you must always warm oil before putting in M or driving hard. I love my v10 kicks ass have gone 330km several times.
Eric Cioffi
Eric Cioffi 3 ամիս առաջ
Water pump on my parents 92 maxima with the ve30de started leaking after about 25 years and 100k miles so I replaced it. Pretty good run
Muh Coin
Muh Coin 3 ամիս առաջ
Yea so just take it all to the scrap yard and see how much you can get. Kuddos for perseverance.
sdnc99
sdnc99 3 ամիս առաջ
John is concerned with giving his fans content and committed to finishing his projects. That is why I keep coming back. Thank you sir!!!
Mitchell Moss
Mitchell Moss 3 ամիս առաջ
When are you getting any engine stand? The engine is not swinging around while wrenching, and working with a suspended load is dangerous.
Mohammed Aljammaz
Mohammed Aljammaz 3 ամիս առաջ
Anyone noticed the led light flicker on 15:00 ?
Brad Miles
Brad Miles 3 ամիս առաջ
You should just rebuild the parts car, and use this one for parts.
Anstormning
Anstormning 3 ամիս առաջ
3DriftyZ
Randy Hutchinson
Randy Hutchinson 3 ամիս առաջ
Could someone tell me what a drifting car is/does ?
Larry
Larry 3 ամիս առաջ
Before using that die grinder you should have asked us if we wanted cherry or mint flavor.
Maxima
Maxima 3 ամիս առաջ
Omg, just junk that POS
IKhan
IKhan 3 ամիս առաջ
Great work so far. I have no clue why Nissan cut corners with VQ engine after they made the older 30DE models. Those were the very definition of bulletproof and smooth.
Donald Gryder
Donald Gryder 3 ամիս առաջ
wan this one sucked he didnt do a damn thing and he had that other guy doing every thing but he did brag about his 1700 dollar parts washer this one sucked thumbs down he didnt get anything finished like he used too it sucks
WatchJRGo
WatchJRGo 3 ամիս առաջ
I did an insane amount of work in this episode, literally all the front suspension, and when you're working with your friends, who else is gonna hold the camera? 🤷‍♂️
Mark O'Brien
Mark O'Brien 3 ամիս առաջ
you still have the old engine? take that oil pan
Mitchell Radford
Mitchell Radford 3 ամիս առաջ
18mm is a Ford thing.
Jeff Sheets
Jeff Sheets 3 ամիս առաջ
Love the fast motion and music 👍👍
Spanthrax
Spanthrax 3 ամիս առաջ
kinda hard to control with one hand......
Bryson Shires
Bryson Shires 3 ամիս առաջ
Any plans for an hr swap if this one gives up?
Emil P. Wilson
Emil P. Wilson 3 ամիս առաջ
At 14:02 your long L.E.D light is blinking
WatchJRGo
WatchJRGo 3 ամիս առաջ
It flashes when the battery is about dead 🔋
YDP
YDP 3 ամիս առաջ
Do the valves leak on VQs that frequently? I drove my 350Z for 20-30K miles and never had a single drop of oil on my driveway. Maybe it’s a non-HR issue only?
Gmanbelieves
Gmanbelieves 3 ամիս առաջ
Love your videos but I have one question, WHEN ARE YOU GOING TO GET BACK TO WORK ON YOUR 67 CAMERO RESTORATION? And yes I'm an older classic car guy if you haven't figured it out yet, 😎, I mean you can ALWAYS give me your Camero and I can do the restoration on it lol! 😁 I use to have a 67 Camero along with a few other classics I use to restore or race so when you got that car I was really interested in what you planned to do with it, I know you said your going to restore the inside back to stock and I really appreciate you not wanting to ruin it like all these idiots do with there classics and take all of the originality away from the car, don't get me wrong, I'm not against improving any car, even a classic, but only up to a certain degree, but classics are becoming more and more rare these days so when someone butchers a classic and the only thing left that is original is MAYBE the body or quarter panel, you can't really call it a classic anymore, just another Frankenstein project. Anyway I was just wondering when you were going to get back to it. Again love your videos, keep up the great work!! 😎
Jason Lay
Jason Lay 3 ամիս առաջ
What happened to the words “to be” before you say replaced or fixed? Is that a Kansas thing?
eddy Mahon
eddy Mahon 3 ամիս առաջ
Wow you picked up 4K new subs in 1 day!! Well deserved
James Pritchett
James Pritchett 3 ամիս առաջ
O Reilly's need to gift you an engine stand.
daddynichol52
daddynichol52 3 ամիս առաջ
Now taking donations for a camera stand!
julio toon
julio toon 3 ամիս առաջ
Why didn't you just put the good motor on the parts car and run that??
WatchJRGo
WatchJRGo 3 ամիս առաջ
That parts car is trashed, crazy what happens to these cars 😬
Dust Rod
Dust Rod 3 ամիս առաջ
extension won't change the torque value
Andrew Spidell
Andrew Spidell 3 ամիս առաջ
Frankenstein Car
Rick
Rick 3 ամիս առաջ
Like how you cleaned the new subframe and rack.
Nicholas Gadsby
Nicholas Gadsby 3 ամիս առաջ
Why's the LED bar flashing @15:00 lol
lawrence taylor
lawrence taylor 3 ամիս առաջ
This has been a great series so far - cheers JR
justcubbin
justcubbin 3 ամիս առաջ
OK JR . . . 2020 has officially gone beyond weird. I'm 67 years old. Never had a pedicure in my life Girlfriend surprises me with a pedicure for my birthday at the Vietnamese spa she goes to. Sitting there in the Vietnamese spa, in Sacramento, CA, in a mechanical massage chair, with my feet in the water, in a room filled with Vietnamese women, and they are all watching AM-posts on the 50 inch TV. So what are they watching? The WatchJRGo vid where you powder coated the wheels for the Rolls.
WatchJRGo
WatchJRGo 3 ամիս առաջ
Well that's freaking cool 💯
Jason W
Jason W 3 ամիս առաջ
I’ve seen some positive folks in the world. but not Jr’s level of ‘I’d like to drive this thing to cars and coffee in the morning’.
Uncle Toby
Uncle Toby 3 ամիս առաջ
DATSUN
Chumley360
Chumley360 3 ամիս առաջ
Those interior casting "spiders" are pretty common. Also please stop referring to your fasteners by the head size. They're catagoized by thread size.
Toxic Misfits
Toxic Misfits 3 ամիս առաջ
Mans made so much money on this pile
Robert Stingley
Robert Stingley 3 ամիս առաջ
where is your safety glasses?
Robert Stingley
Robert Stingley 3 ամիս առաջ
thats called casting flash, you'll be fine.
james E
james E 3 ամիս առաջ
That’s a cool little box it’s small so I would make it mobile I would put it in my truck
james E
james E 3 ամիս առաջ
You need Vapor Honing Technology you should talk to them they have big and small units and they probably work with you tubers because I saw a video
WorkableWax
WorkableWax 3 ամիս առաջ
Love to see how much your channel has grown , god speed jr
Chris Cipres
Chris Cipres 3 ամիս առաջ
Coming right along JR
TheHunterg54
TheHunterg54 3 ամիս առաջ
Came from hoovie and glad I found you. Honestly can't believe ur perseverance in fixing these things
Rudy Rudolph
Rudy Rudolph 3 ամիս առաջ
He should have paid you $1,500 to take that car.
Brian Jacobsen
Brian Jacobsen 3 ամիս առաջ
I thought I was good at trashing cars.
Chris723
Chris723 3 ամիս առաջ
Go get youre R8 back from the tuner man.
thornton1975
thornton1975 3 ամիս առաջ
Get a damn engine stand
Derek Catt
Derek Catt 3 ամիս առաջ
I need some more details on the bristle disc. Does it have to be used with a die grinder or can it be used for a drill? Also, how do they attach to the tool? We have been trying to remove an old oil pan gasket for days now.
WatchJRGo
WatchJRGo 3 ամիս առաջ
I've absolutely used them with a drill, the die grinder can overspeed them 🍻
hotboiorlando
hotboiorlando 3 ամիս առաջ
i think u have a ghost in ur garageat 14:00 ur work light starts flashing lol
hotboiorlando
hotboiorlando 3 ամիս առաջ
@WatchJRGo oh ok lol
WatchJRGo
WatchJRGo 3 ամիս առաջ
Battery is dying when it flashes 🔋
ToaD555316
ToaD555316 3 ամիս առաջ
Just double up on the gaskets so they don’t leak twice as long
Proud Texan
Proud Texan 3 ամիս առաջ
JR, what is that super bright light you use that is cordless?
MarcTheBarber
MarcTheBarber 3 ամիս առաջ
Whats this car worth in good condition 🤔
James Weaver
James Weaver 3 ամիս առաջ
👍👋👋👋😁
Jonathan Gatto
Jonathan Gatto 3 ամիս առաջ
Are you replaciing the rack?
We Are Awake
We Are Awake 3 ամիս առաջ
Is O’Reilly’s sponsoring your channel yet? They really should.
Viking Warrior
Viking Warrior 3 ամիս առաջ
@Uncle Toby no he does not get parts free he explained it in the past. He has a business account with O'reilys so he gets that 30 days of credit like a mechanics shop.
We Are Awake
We Are Awake 3 ամիս առաջ
@Uncle Toby I doubt that’s true
Uncle Toby
Uncle Toby 3 ամիս առաջ
They do sponsor him. He get’s all his parts and supplies free from them.
Jason W
Jason W 3 ամիս առաջ
They should but even if they don’t , it’s hard to beat hoverboard distance away from the house convenience
Brian Loch
Brian Loch 3 ամիս առաջ
You should replace the large o-rings that seal the water pump to the block. The pump may last forever but the o-rings will harden and start leaking. Also seals on the oil cooler should be replaced.
drewping2002
drewping2002 3 ամիս առաջ
Wrote off the running and driving Scion as a basket case but keeps chugging away on this massively broken Z. But honestly I'm glad, I love these "back from the dead" projects!
Hunter H.
Hunter H. 3 ամիս առաջ
half moon seals on my 00 maxima are leaking but i don't feel like fixing it
Curmudgeon
Curmudgeon 3 ամիս առաջ
May be time to buy a rotating engine stand, John Ross?
Tim Holtan
Tim Holtan 3 ամիս առաջ
I envy your energy. You’ll be driving that thing in no time.
Great Horned Owl
Great Horned Owl 3 ամիս առաջ
Thinking you could do drifting in this car if it were being pulled behind the truck. Nice garage where you used the parts washer, would be nice to have your own pool barn lot. Whose dad didn't use old peanut butter, jelly, or mayo jars - lid nailed to rafter - for a variety of nuts and bolts.
Duggle Bogey
Duggle Bogey 3 ամիս առաջ
Fast motion makes the engine look like it's vibrating.
Gas&Mud Tv
Gas&Mud Tv 3 ամիս առաջ
Those marks inside the oil pan are marks from the mold being old and showing wear. Nissan is being cheep and not switching molds. Its called heat check and for now its only cosmetic.
MrJackrlove
MrJackrlove 3 ամիս առաջ
I am totally not mechanically inclined. Just love to watch you work. I have so much respect and admiration for what you do. You are one smart dude!
KrumpL
KrumpL 3 ամիս առաջ
music always deafening compared to speaking on JR channel - great content though as usual
Evan Parsons
Evan Parsons 3 ամիս առաջ
1:32 engine twerking
Tim Rowe
Tim Rowe 3 ամիս առաջ
Love the realness. Things found broken...things dont work out as planned etc... Great attitude John Ross.
Akshay Mahesh
Akshay Mahesh 3 ամիս առաջ
Can confirm, Nissan water pumps are bullet proof. I've got 270,000 miles on my M35x and still the original water pump.
Bill Browning
Bill Browning 3 ամիս առաջ
Jr...”They’re all odd, except for the 10’s.” Uh huh.
s.q
s.q 3 ամիս առաջ
Hey what's happening with the R8
Kurt Simmons
Kurt Simmons 3 ամիս առաջ
JR I’m surprised that you didn’t take the oil pan off off the bad engine!
Bryson Shires
Bryson Shires 3 ամիս առաջ
Wouldn't be surprised if it has a hole in it
Kurt Simmons
Kurt Simmons 3 ամիս առաջ
@WatchJRGo I was writing that when you showed everything while cleaning the pans. I caught that at the end. I can’t wait to hear it run!
WatchJRGo
WatchJRGo 3 ամիս առաջ
That’s exactly what I’m doing! 🍻
Tim Peterson
Tim Peterson 3 ամիս առաջ
When you come up chicago again, to get the that truck that makes sounds. I can give you a proper tool for the engine hoist. I have 2.
Born Again Maker
Born Again Maker 3 ամիս առաջ
I hope you make it to Cars & Coffee!
Ed Frawley
Ed Frawley 3 ամիս առաջ
WatchJRGo = Not as painful as watching B is for Build
Tyler Johnson
Tyler Johnson 3 ամիս առաջ
B is for Watch Me Destroy This Boat
Gerald Coe
Gerald Coe 3 ամիս առաջ
Don't give up on this Z! The video content is fantastic! I'm looking forward to seeing this one drifting!
Marcos Aruca
Marcos Aruca 3 ամիս առաջ
Didnt the g35 come with brembos i would take those too
A.J. W.
A.J. W. 3 ամիս առաջ
Tremendous progress man! This is such a cool project too, will be very satisfying once you're finished. Keep it up!
Rob Zied
Rob Zied 3 ամիս առաջ
I like to see how Jr's tool assortment is growing
Darren Hawe
Darren Hawe 3 ամիս առաջ
We those Ozzy tanks at work. CRC guy said they don’t work with synthetic materials, the microbes won’t do anything with them.
Watch Wes Work
Watch Wes Work 3 ամիս առաջ
Wait until you try to read a Nissan wiring diagram...
aaron71
aaron71 3 ամիս առաջ
When you were raiding Orlando's parts car for things I kept thinking of the old man in Christine "You know, when I said you could scrounge through that sh!tpile out back I didn't mean you could build your whole f$@#in car with my stuff"
chubby royston
chubby royston 3 ամիս առաջ
Lol
Mitchell Gilbert
Mitchell Gilbert 3 ամիս առաջ
I can't wait to see you put the engine in!!!! Or "try" to!! Should have mounted the engine to the subframe and installed them together from the bottom....you will see.
DESERT ALIEN d[ *_* ]b
DESERT ALIEN d[ *_* ]b 3 ամիս առաջ
I use a socket wrench for my floor Jack too 🤣
katie_incredible
katie_incredible 3 ամիս առաջ
JR says that a lot. Something WILL happen. Be it the 350Z, that truck with a blown transmission, the xB, or the Rolls (and I'll be kind and not mention a certain other car, lol). I was stunned when he walked off from the tC!
fatasford
fatasford 3 ամիս առաջ
You can do it just make a pot of coffee with half the water p.s. use Jack Daniels instead of milk
nickof93
nickof93 3 ամիս առաջ
I just want to watchjr-finish-a-build 😫
snorkosaurus
snorkosaurus 3 ամիս առաջ
this kinda looks like a post-apocalyptic build
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