I believe it was imported to NZ back in 1998 at just shy of 100thousand km. Nothing looks crazy out of the ordinary from the report I got on the car (massive changes up or down), looks like steady increases in kms, but yup you could be right!
Hey mate. It has done 247,000kms.
I did recently change the oil to 15w-50. I wondered if I overfilled the engine as I used the full 10litres vs the 9.7litres for an oil change. Have drained a little bit since.
I dont use it tons as I have a daily and am working on getting it all sorted.
Got a blow smoke issue which I am hoping to narrow down with a compressions test .
Just if anyone has any ideas, puffs some smoke on startup, but pretty clear on idle (faint faint white smoke/condensation but does the same when warm). It's when I take off that it loves to puff a good...
Just a bit concerned as I noticed my 1987 HJ61 (12HT) is blowing a bit of blue smoke under load.
In all fairness she hadn't been driven in 2 weeks and before that she's been a work in project, so hasn't been driven around a lot.
She blows a bit of black smoke on start up, clear but...
Recently bought a 1987 hj61 high roof 60 series Landcruiser with a bit of an A pillar leak on the passengers side...
I've had a good read through some other threads but can't seem to find the remedy.
I am getting the leak coming down the outside of the a pillar coming from what...
Looking at purchasing my mates BJ-60 with a 3B 5 speed (I believe a HFF5) and wanted to convert/swap the engine out for a 12ht engine.
Wondering if any out there has done this or can point me into the direction of a forum of this?
Also does anyone know if the 12ht engines directly...