Nissan Z - ZX 1970-1988 Repair Guide

Carburetor Damper Oil


See Figure 1

On 1970-74 models, every 3,000 miles (4,800 km), check the level of the carburetor damper oil by removing the oil cap nut. If the oil level is below the lower line, add SAE 20 to restore the proper level. Do not use SAE 30 oil!

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Fig. Fig. 1: Check the damper oil level with the dipstick provided