Need Mechanic in Tucson for my 96 FZJ80

Discussion in 'AZ- Arizona Land Cruiser Association' started by gnxtra87, May 20, 2013.

  1. gnxtra87

    gnxtra87

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    I have a 96 FZJ80 and probably looking at a new motor. Looking for someone who can work on landcruisers. I went to Dans Toy Shop and he wanted nothing to do with landcruisers. So I was wondering if anyone could help! I am not sure if replacing the motor is worth the cost or if it will be cheaper to buy another cruiser.
    Any suggestions?
  2. inkpot

    inkpot SILVER Star

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    Get ahold of Eric Murphy at Camelback Toytoa up here. His shop has been going great work on the 80 series. You can call him at work or PM him here on MUD. He is "murf".
  3. S&S1stCruzer

    S&S1stCruzer

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    Get a hold of jake beggy in Tucson. If you can't find his contact info pm me and I,ll dig it up.
  4. FastCarGuy

    FastCarGuy SILVER Star

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    X2!!!!! Great Guy!!! Takes special care of us guys with 80's:D
  5. bowtiestang

    bowtiestang Speak of the devil and he shall appear

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    Douglas Automotive
    8810 N Joplin Ln
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 744-8918


    I have been sending my fleet vehicle to him for years...great guys with fair pricing. I always see Cruisers at his shop....but its not like a 80 is a high tech vehicle;)
  6. RockJock82

    RockJock82 Sometimes you have to kick a little A$$

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    He is 95 percent on his way to an SSJ80 (ls1 80 :)) be finished this week!
  7. bowtiestang

    bowtiestang Speak of the devil and he shall appear

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    He didnt say he wanted a "real" engine in his post:D I am already looking at Gen3 engines and I dont even have the damn Cruiser yet lol
  8. RockJock82

    RockJock82 Sometimes you have to kick a little A$$

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    EBay dude... There are complete ls6 motor and trans on there with wiring and ecu for 4k shipped
  9. mclement85308

    mclement85308

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    I agree Eric at Camelback does Fj80 motor rebuilds.
  10. 64galaxiemann

    64galaxiemann

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    Looking for a FJ-80 mechanic in Tucson, my old rig has a front end vibration and don't want to drive it far....Thanks

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