I have an ARB in the rear that was was installed for the P.O. No documentation came with it.
I very rarely use it, but did so recently and noticed the compressor was on most (but not all) of the time. Is this normal, or do I need to run down the line and fittings to see if'n I have a leak or...
Bunch of parts from 3 separate 40s. I'm looking for beer money! (Beer these days is spendy!)
Radiator Frame (Probably from 1972 FJ40) - $40 each plus the ride
Seat Back Plate (1975?) or Toolbox Cover (from 1972) - $40 plus the ride
Smog Box (Pretty sure its from a 1975 FJ40) - $100 plus...
After 4 hours plus of reinstalling the complete hardtop on my son's 1972 FJ40, I have to think there is a better way.
He pulls it each summer for half doors and bikini top,( using rope under the sides and front of the fiberglass roof) and a series of pulleys to lift it and store, then we need...
The kid is working on his half doors, and we can't find two of the hinge pieces.
Just the hinge piece that bolts to the front doors.
Can't figure out how to attach pics, Sorry (See attached pics- operator error! Anyone help me there?)
Finally rebuilding the front axle, all disassembled, and I find my hub socket is for a 56 mm nut. My old drumbrake '75 axle requires a 50mm. I could duct-tape the inside of what I have to shim it out, but on the off chance someone in SW Idaho has one I can borrow this weekend, I would sure...
Here's my issue(s).
My '75 FJ40 has the original coarse spline front axles, with a Manafre bolt-on disc brake setup and aftermarket Smittybilt hubs. (via P.O.)
I have a trunnion bearing problem and will rebuild both knuckles using Kurt's rebuild kit and Marlin axles seals.
That said, the...