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    First valve adjustment on my 78 FJ40 ...

    Thank you both so much. Glad to finally have the answers so I can move forward.
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    First valve adjustment on my 78 FJ40 ...

    So one revolution of the flywheel equals one revolution of the crankshaft?
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    First valve adjustment on my 78 FJ40 ...

    I have read through tons of forums… searched the internet… my question is how do you know when the crank shaft has done one 360 degree revolution? Can you tell by looking at the rotor? Do you mark the crank shaft pulley? Look at the valves? probably a easy answer, but I am so frustrated with...
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    Disc break conversion problems

    Yes 4 wheel disc. That seems to be what is happening.
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    Disc break conversion problems

    Thanks
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    Disc break conversion problems

    I bought my FJ40 about three weeks ago knowing it had some break issues. PO said parking break cable and drum were the issue with it not being drivable. Locking up after 200 feet. I rebuilt parking break and attached new cable (previous cable was broke). Realized this is not the problem after...
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    1972 FJ40 new owner

    Yea. PO said it was pretty cool to have.
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    Rain gutter replacement?

    Has anyone used this to replace the metal rain gutter on their factory top? https://landcruiserspecialties.com/product/fjbj40-series-fiberglass-rain-gutter/
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    1972 FJ40 new owner

    I am the new owner of this 1972 FJ40. My wife and I decided to get rid of our Harley’s awhile back with a newborn now in our lives. We found this fj in lakeview oregon about 6hours away. It has the original drive train and almost all the original parts. Supposedly an Arizona original, Texas...
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