This is a thread more than two years late but it has to start somewhere.
I have VERY little knowledge about cars and had never even considered a restoration project, let alone an FJ40.
The first time I ever saw an FJ40 was in Phoenix while looking to buy an FJ80 for road trips...
She whispered “I’m alive” today for the first time in twelve years... As sweet a sound to my ears as honey’s taste to an emergent spring’s bear. Her frame-off restoration is nearing completion - interior is planned, and weatherstripping is being figured. But this weekend she purred - and then...
I am looking for some parts for my 65 fj45.
Rear reflectors must be correct ones
Original paint bezel (white/cream) (purchased)
Center tail gate hinge
Fan Speed control knob (purchased)
Chrome plug for fan panel
Defroster vents And heater fan switch
I’m sure I’ll be adding more
1965 FJ40, What Have I Gotten Myself Into?
It all started a few years ago in Africa. I was fresh out of high school and ready to explore the world. I wasn't sure what I wanted to do with my life so I said, "fxxx it, let’s go to Africa". Anyways, I found a group called African Venture, which...
I wasn't sure if anyone had an old '65 laying around with the wiring harness installed. I tried to lay mine in and found that most of the wires are too short. So I am doing something wrong. I am really looking for pictures under the dash/ each place where the wiring harness pulls...
Hello all-I'm looking for the correct seat cover color for a white 1965 FJ40 .
According to the Cool Cruisers webpage, this should be a Lily White: Cruiser Color Codes
I had thought the mid 1960s white Cruisers usually came with the red/corral interior, but looking closer at the few remaining...
Very Rare and original Land Cruiser 1965, has original F Toyota 6 cylinder engine, the chassis is very solid and rust free, transmission and engine are very strong, also have a PTO winch very rare and strong.
This is a excellent truck for a restoration project for some one to have a very...
Clean title in hand
Long Wide Bed, Early Version
Needs floor and cab work
Front end, Cowl, Dash, and Bed are all in good shape
Frame and drivetrain is all there numbers match
Asking $9500 or closest offer
I don't know what it's worth, but I'm having a very hard time listing it for sale. I've...
This 1965 FJ45 short bed Land Cruiser pickup was found on a hunting trip near Corona, New Mexico. It didn’t look like a driver as it was parked in a dirt field. After contacting the owner, BTB learned that the truck had belonged to her father, who had bought it new. It had been used on their...
It finally started on August 14, 2016. After years of debating how I was going to transport my father's beloved 1965 40 from one corner of the country to the other, I finally took action. While visiting my family for a week I decided to just start the restoration there at my parents' house...