Nissan

Project 3323: New Light, Who Dis?

After my accident, I decided to take the front bumper off and found damage in places I expected, and a few I didn’t. So, I go through the process of replacing and repairing where I can on Project 3323, Carbage’s 2000 Nissan Pathfinder Project. Accidents suck, there’s no doubt about that and they suck worse […]

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Project 3323: New Window Motor and Removing the Bumpers

So, after waiting a long while to install it, I finally get around to putting in that new Window Motor for my 2000 Nissan Pathfinder. Project 3323 finally has two functioning front windows! I also remove the bumpers because of accident damage. I’ll get to that in a moment. Wait, What Accident? View this post […]

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Project 3323 – The Carbage 2000 Nissan Pathfinder Project

While this will be an introduction, well, an official introduction, to my 2000 Nissan R50 Pathfinder, there is also a bit of a story to be told. One of why I’m so tied to this truck. It may seem like a pity story, but it’s far from that. Rather, I want people to be encouraged […]

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Nissan Monozukuri History

I am an old fan of Nissan and Datsun thanks to some accidental influence by my father and his customized Datsun 720 pickup and my own Nissan 720. Thanks to the Petersen, I get to talk about my favorite Japanese brand. So, I want to share some of the glory and history of Nissan and […]

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Roots in the Museum: A Tour of the Roots of Monozukuri and Fine Tuning Exhibits at the Petersen

Carbage was invited to a media tour of two new exhibits before it opened to the public. I know this isn’t something I would normally cover here on Carbage, but you can’t say no to checking out classic cars from the other side of the planet. We may not want to admit it, but a […]

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Crossover Compact Overview – 2018 NAIAS

Here’s my look at the Crossovers and compact SUVs you’ll find in mall parking lots and soccer games that debuted at the 2018 North American International Auto Show. I also take a look at concepts from the show. Crossover – a term to describe most modern compact SUVs you see across the US today. These […]

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The Ford F-150 Will Get A Diesel in Spring of 2018

When Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) launched the Ram 1500 with its diesel engine, we all knew Ford would eventually respond. It finally has. Ford has opened a new option box for Ford F-150 buyers in 2018. Come spring time this year, the ever-popular F-150 will finally get its very own 3.0-liter Power Stroke diesel V6. […]

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AutoVloggin – Pathfinder Window and Blower Motor

In this long AutoVloggin post, I try to figure out what’s going on with the window motor and blower motor on the Pathfinder before we choose what to do with the chassis. The passenger side window doesn’t go down in the 2000 Nissan Pathfinder, so I go though and figure out why it doesn’t and […]

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SEMA 2017: Realtree Ram 1500 by Mr Norms at Katzkin

More SEMA Show Booth Coverage, this time with Katzkin in the North Hall. Here, they displayed the Realtree Ram 1500 4WD modified by Larry Weiner of Performance West Group, Mr. Norms, and GSS Supercars. This Ram features a Realtree decal package that looks just like the R/T Striping but with a Realtree camo pattern and […]

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AutoVloggin – Project Vehicle, You Say?

Well, after much thought, it’s time to create a dedicated project vehicle just for Carbage. In this post on AutoVloggin’, I discuss the plan for the 2000 Nissan Pathfinder where you guys get to choose its fate by liking or disliking the video. By liking, you are saying that you want to see the R50 […]

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