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    fj40 Wiring issue: Gauges work sometimes

    Thanks much appreciated.
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    fj40 Wiring issue: Gauges work sometimes

    Working on some wiring issues on my 76 fj40. When the starter ground is connected the fuel and oil pressure gauges do not work. If I disconnect the starter ground, the gauges are operational. Guessing I have a short to find or could it be another ground that may be disconnected or loose?
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    thought I'd post a few pictures of my 8274 rebuild

    I cleaned them thoroughly and then spent a lot of time with a fine wire wheel.
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    FJ40 Seats done!

    Yes I do hang everything individually
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    FJ40 Seats done!

    I have tried a few methods with varying levels of success but what seems to work is a larger tank with bigger plates and a power supply that can handle the draw. the power supply will limit how many pieces you can do at once.
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    FJ40 Seats done!

    I am not really sure what they are. I didn't want to take the time to fill the screw holes at this time so I put them back on the seat after completing the restoration. I have seen them on a few pics of FJ40 seats from time to time but have not had the time to research completely. The seat...
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    thought I'd post a few pictures of my 8274 rebuild

    I did replace some parts like seals and bearings in the clutch assembly. the case and gears were in great shape. No water in the case just old oil so no corrosion inside the case. mostly time.
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    FJ40 Seats done!

    The seat were in decent shape considering. Frames still in great shape but they were tired.. I ended up not redoing the rear seats. They were still that good. My re-plating set up is small so its a tedious process re-plating these and the rest of the interior bolts...
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    thought I'd post a few pictures of my 8274 rebuild

    ready for installation!
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