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    2013 Landcruiser suspension build with King Race shocks and Volk Racing

    The suspension is firm, which is what I wanted. I felt the factory suspension was a bit too mushy and soft. The rear is unloaded most of the time, so it's kind of stiff, but no complaints from the wife and kids. I am not done tuning the compression and rebound yet. Should be good and I think if...
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    2013 Landcruiser suspension build with King Race shocks and Volk Racing

    Wanted to share my suspension journey or nightmare, which took about 2 years to finally finish. First bought my Bronze Volk TE37s 18x9s about 2 years ago and wrapped them in Hankooks. It immediately starts to rub the fender liner and mud flaps at full lock. Thought I was going to raise the...
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    Aftermarket Wheel Thread (non Toyota, non TRD)

    Volk TE37 Large PCD bronze 18x9.0+0 There is no way I am putting on made in China wheels on my 200!
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    New King 3.0 Setup for the 200

    Did you already buy the 3.0 kit, have you heard anything about the kit? I don't know anyone that has them. Do you know if it's a straight bolt on with the upper arms? Have you done a comparison with Total Chaos vs Bajakits?
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    New King 3.0 Setup for the 200

    Do you have an update on the Kings and Bajakits? I see they are both available, did you ever get them installed?
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    Interest thread for OEM style floor mats for the FJ60 and FJ62

    I will get carpet samples and try to match them as close as I can to the OEM colors. If anyone has a brown carpet sample or anything they can send me. I will match it up and send it back and pay for shipping both ways. Or get you a discount on the first couple of sets. Maybe the tailgate carpet...
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    Interest thread for OEM style floor mats for the FJ60 and FJ62

    A little more information would be helpful. Do you want me to try match OEM colors, but won't be perfect match? Go with black for everyone? Interested in just floor mats, with our without logo? The logo is going to depend on quantities. I think just to set up artwork and have them digitize...
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    Interest thread for OEM style floor mats for the FJ60 and FJ62

    Just wanted to get your feedback and thoughts on this pea brained idea I have. I have a lot of contacts in the automotive industry and wanted to see if we could get a group buy going for OEM style floor mats. I have a company that can build them in many different colors and could get close the...
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    Suspension Recommendations for Bug out FJ62

    Thank you everyone, I like everyones suggestions and thoughts, very helpful. I will make a decision soon. I'll update you guys. I do want to keep the FJ62 regardless of bad gas mileage and would even consider a 5 speed if conversion isn't to painful on the car. I don't want to hack it up to much.
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    Suspension Recommendations for Bug out FJ62

    I am old enough to see the LA riots and the Northridge Earthquake, that is exactly what I am talking about. I am not worried and having sleepless nights because of this, but I do want to prepare a vehicle that I can drive daily but also be ready if anything like this happens again. I know that...
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    Suspension Recommendations for Bug out FJ62

    I totally am with you and thanks for all the information guys. I have been wondering because people install Nitro shocks with Heavys and mediums and I thought generally a shock and spring needed to be paired, but it seems most people don't do that. I know it will work, but was confused because...
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    Suspension Recommendations for Bug out FJ62

    Thanks everyone for the info, good stuff. I will check all that stuff out. Bugout isn't and shouldn't be a craze, I am not worried about zombies. But I do worry about earthquakes in CA, if a big one hits, I just want to be able to drive the car around if required since me Prius probably won't...
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    Suspension Recommendations for Bug out FJ62

    I understand the fuel economy is not great, but this the vehicle that I have that can be set aside for this application., my other car is too small. I just didn't want to buy the OME stuff and then find out later it wasn't good enough and could have spent a little more now.
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    Suspension Recommendations for Bug out FJ62

    Before everyone slams me about the suspension and doing a search before I ask, I have but would like a bit more clarification. Background - I have been in the automotive industry for 25 years and know a lot about Import race cars, but need some help with my FJ62. I am used to spending a lot for...
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    Please help - need Shock/Strut dimensions

    The people on this forum are incredible. This is what I found for reference from Bilstein. Front 21.9 extended and 13.3 compressed Rear 21.75 extended and 14 compressed I wonder if I am going to raise the truck 2 inches, do we go another 2 inches up? Also would anyone know the thread pitch on...
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    Please help - need Shock/Strut dimensions

    If you happen to have dimensions for this vehicle it would be appreciated, I prefer not to have to take them off my LC to measue them, if someone has them handy.
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    Please help - need Shock/Strut dimensions

    Hello Mudders, Can anyone help me find the dimensions or any data on the length and length at rest for the stock shocks. Need to know the dimensions of the attachment points as well. I am going to design a really nice adjustable shock and test it. Let me know if any of you guys might have...
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    FJ62 Door Lock circuit breaker fuse location

    This is the absolute best thread! Thank you for the info. I was so happy I thought I was going to cry.
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