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How much does a Nissan Skyline engine weigh? RB26

Sean Morris posted on: April 7, 2020

The RB26 is a fairly large engine. It is an inline 6 cylinder, 86 mm bore, 73.7 mm stroke, iron block.  The block has a main cap girdle. Then you have a big aluminum head, and a cast oil pan, with the front differential in it.  On the cold side, you have a collector, 3 sets ...

Nissan Fiagaro Speedometer Removal and Replacement

Sean Morris posted on: March 23, 2020

The Figaro was introduced at the 1989 Tokyo Motor Show under the slogan "Back to the Future". The name references the title character in the play The Marriage of Figaro byPierre Beaumarchais.Based on the Nissan Micra, the Figaro was built at Aichi Machine Industry, a spec ...

12 Volt Battery Replacement for R33 and R34

Sean Morris posted on: March 10, 2020

  This R33 GT-R had a pretty serious fuel system, two Bosch 044 pumps, two big filters, a surge tank, three relays. Optima yellow top battery The R32 GT-R had the battery in the left front, in the R33 and then the R34 the battery was located in the trunk, ...

Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 Buyers Guide 1999-2002

Sean Morris posted on: March 4, 2020

The R34 version of the Nissan Skyline GT-R is the holy grail of Nissan Skylines for the Fast and Furious generation. There is a lot of bad and false information out there about them, so we will try and set forth some true information about these JDM icons.  What is the best ...

1993- 1995 Holden Commodore VR Buyers Guide

Sean Morris posted on: February 28, 2020

1993 Holden Commodore Ute - VR Series at Radwood in Los Angeles Launched in July 1993 and sold until April 1995, the VR series came with an updated, sleeker and more modern design, as well as safety enhancements such as anti-lock brakes (ABS). From the side ...

Financing an Imported JDM Car in the USA

Sean Morris posted on: February 9, 2020

Cars are a big financial decision that most of us have to finance. Here is how many of our customers finance their Import JDM Car like the R32 Nissan Skyline GT-R and how you can do the same. Understanding car financing can be difficult but we work with lenders that make t ...

How to Buy and Store a R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R in Japan

Sean Morris posted on: January 20, 2020

TOPRANK IMPORTERS can find and buy a vehicle that is not yet 25 years old, and store it in Japan for you, until it is 25 years old.  Then Toprank will ship it to the US.  In Japan, Toprank can handle any service or modifications you are looking to do.  Buy now to help lock ...

We bought some R34 GT-R's.

Sean Morris posted on: January 13, 2020

Toprank went shopping and we bought some R34 GTR’s. All for sale with storage available in Japan until they turn 25. Here’s a look at what we’ve got in the warehouse right now. The R34 GT-R version of the Nissan Skyline turns 25 years old in 2024.  So starting in 2024, it ...

When Does the S15 Silvia Turn 25 Years Old?

Sean Morris posted on: December 17, 2019

  The 1999 Nissan Silvia S15 is 25 years old starting in January 2024. Once it turns 25 years old, it will be exempt from NHTSA requirements, and legal to import to the USA. There were three different varients of the S15, The Spec-R, the Spec-S, and the Silvia Varietta.  ...

Japanese Domestic Market (JDM) Cars Legal in 2020

Sean Morris posted on: December 4, 2019

  In 2020, vehicles produced in 1995 are legal to import, 25 years from the date of manufactuer.  From the 1995 Nissan Skyline GT-R - R33 version, to the Toyota Mega Cruiser, there are lots of Japanese cars legal to import.    Here are some of the JDM cars that will be l ...