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    Pao Power steering racks available?

    I was able to locate a rebuilder who did an excellent job. I purchased the seal kit on Amayama and then sent that and the rack to a rebuilder who got it back into shape. He was even able to fix the corrosion issue by replacing part of the rack with another Nissan rack. The Figaro rack has...
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    Torque setting on Rear Hub nut

    Does anyone know the torque setting for the rear hub nut? Seems to be quite high. Doesn't seem to be the same as the K10, which uses 30 ft-lbs and then backing off nut 90 degrees. This is much higher torque. Anyone own a Pao service manual with the torque setting? Thanks.
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    North American PAO owners

    Headlights shouldn't need any adjustment. Whether you're on the left or the right, the lights point forward. Oil filters are available closer than Japan. don't need to be genuine Nissan. From what I've read, the Micra K10 is closest to the Pao. Sparetoo parts in England has suspension parts...
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    North American PAO owners

    Ken in NY with a high mileage recently acquired ivory Pao. Needs a new steering rack, which I'm debating whether to fix ($$), replace with a Figaro rack or go with manual steering. Anyone changed out their original rack for a manual or Figaro rack? I need your information, PLEASE. Also, I...
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    North American PAO owners

    The ding ding dinger is located behind the speedometer and can be removed. You must remove the Speedo to get to it.
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    Pao Power steering racks available?

    My power steering rack for my recently acquired Pao is toast. The person that owned it before me didn't replace the torn gaitors and the shaft got rusted. Are there good used racks available? Are they the same as the K10? I know that some of the later Paos shared the Figaro rack but this is...
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