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  1. fattyjr

    FJ40 79 Body on a 72 Frame

    Hi, I was working on a 1972 restore and the floor of the 72 body is bad. I came across a 79 body for sale close to me that is good condition. I know there was a body / frame change at that point but wondering what needs to happen to place the 79 body on the 72 frame? Also the body does not...
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    72FJ 40 Mid Bed Support Channel Measurements

    Hi. I hope this pic works Thanks Scott
  3. fattyjr

    72FJ 40 Mid Bed Support Channel Measurements

    Hi, Does anyone know the measurements of the Mid Bed Support Channel? I had to cut out the mid be support channel because it was rotten. I was looking to fabricate one or use a 4 inch square tube and modify to recreate the support channel. also if anyone has any tricks on how to square the...
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    72 FJ40 Engine and Transmission Swap from 85 BJ70

    Hey, Thanks for the quick reply. The cross member from the BJ70 was rotten. other than trying to find a cross member in ok shape, If I were to fabricate one would there be any general rules ie thickness of steel, bent pieces vs welded? Thanks Scott
  5. fattyjr

    72 FJ40 Engine and Transmission Swap from 85 BJ70

    Hi, I am swapping out the engine from a 72 FJ40 for a 3b from an 85 BJ70. My question is, what will I need to do to install the transmission on the FJ40 frame? Do I need to cut the current cross member in the FJ40 and replace it with something else? The cross member from the 85 BJ70 was not...
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