How to Upgrade to 2006+ Style 350z Tail Lights

The Nissan 350z starting in 2006 came standard with really cool LED tail lights, so if you were “lucky” enough to get an older model (2003-2005) you’re stuck with the boring reflector/halogen style tail lights. In this writeup I’m going to show you how easy it is to convert your 2003-2005 Nissan 350z to use 2006-2009 style OEM tail lights. First off I’ll tell you that I am NOT A FAN of using aftermarket tail light housings when something this good and easy to install exists. There are some cheap ~$150 tail lights out there for the early year cars that … Continue reading How to Upgrade to 2006+ Style 350z Tail Lights

LED Headlights for the 350z? Maybe not such a good idea…

I love the Z cars, especially the Nissan 350z, and when I saw that someone was making a FULL LED headlight assembly for the 350z I just had to check it out. I was really excited to ditch the factory projector HID headlights for some low power consumption / super-bright LED headlights for our Z car but I was SADLY disappointed! While the picture on the eBay auction looks promising the actual product experience was an epic failure… Here are the main reasons why these headlights were absolutely a waste of money: 1. CRAP light output – these were about … Continue reading LED Headlights for the 350z? Maybe not such a good idea…

Installing Nissan 350z Puddle Light LED Logo Projectors!

        If you have a Nissan Z car, you might be interested in this new product from GTR Lighting. If you’re looking for something special to set your Nissan apart in the crowd, you should consider an LED GOBO stands for “Go Between Optics” and this is an miniature version that is designed to be installed in the door of your 350z (or any Nissan Z car!). The GTR Lighting Nissan Z LED Logo Projector cannot be found from anyone else, but that’s OK – because nobody makes a better style of door puddle light projector, so … Continue reading Installing Nissan 350z Puddle Light LED Logo Projectors!

Unusual Headlights Found at Bemidji, MN Cars and Coffee

If there’s anything I love more than working cars and selling car parts, it’s enjoying the fruits of the hobby and attending events. This past weekend was a beautiful time for outdoor events and I had the pleasure to attend the small Cars & Coffee event in Bemidji, MN. This is their first event so there were only 14 vehicles in attendance, but much fun was had by all! You can view the entire photo album from this event at the C&C Bemidji Facebook Page here. Something that I saw that was really cool that I want to touch on … Continue reading Unusual Headlights Found at Bemidji, MN Cars and Coffee