Hmmm what do you guys think it's worth today?
Having a hard time wrapping my head around it. On the pro side, $100k TLC work, market is hot, and this may be the best iron pig out there. Con: resto was in 1997, it's got some leaks now, and wasn't meaningfully upgraded (like Deo's FJ55 on an...
I'm locking this thread, but again - it's possible, rare, but possible. Car companies are sometimes willing to do small things (like a custom color) for specific customers or employees. I'd know -- I've spent my career in Automotive.
If anyone seriously doubts this, please just send me a...
Looks like a beautiful truck with a reasonable amount of miles.
I'd take a look at this thread: For Sale - Most Recent 80 Series Prices - https://forum.ih8mud.com/threads/most-recent-80-series-prices.1243895/ -- probably will give better insight into the prices in the market at the moment. ;)
Quick Update for posterity:
I filled the gap with JB Weld for Plastic (Black).
- Held it together with tape, and cure overnight.
- Today sanded it town, progressively from 120 grit to 3000 grit, with a lil' water.
Pretty happy. Here's the results:
Amen @SNLC 🙌 You can barely see the u-joint.
We should probably let this thread die at this point. But good that everyone's aware -- ask for photos on do your diligence before buying a truck.
GL to all! - Spence
Hey Guys -
I've got a wind / bug deflector mounted on the hood of my LX450. It's got a crack in the plastic (luckily only goes 3/4 of the way down). [photos below]
Before I start glopping on JB Weld, wanted to check: Does anyone have a quick / preferred fix method for plastics like this in a...
Thanks for the thoughts guys! Appreciate the advice and wisdom.
Small New Piece of Info:
Went into the garage, revved the engine while in park, and did not hear the sound.
So the noise is only when under load (like accelerating on the highway) with RPM over 3. Does that give you guys any...