Well, I did it. I bought a 40 series LandCruiser to go with my FJ60. It's a 1975 BJ40 originally from Costa Rica. This will be the official build thread, as it needs a lot.
TONS of good things about it for sure. I'm already learning things and broken promises I made to myself, so I feel...
Sorry if this has been posted before and sorry for the long winded story to come. I am having an issue with my left rear brake. As you can see from the subject, its a 79 BJ and for those who dont live in Costa Rica, RTV or Retieve is the annual vehicle corruption...err, inspection.
Hi dear members,i´m from Costa Rica, glad to know some place to find very strong tech disccussion,i´m totally new on this.
I own and HJ45 1979, i´m interested on restoring including original Engine´s paint. A lot of abrassive and years has made his work abbusing this strong oldie engine,leaving...
Hi there, thank you Nick for recommending me to check out iH8Mud! Very impressed and excited with what I’ve seen on here so far.
Hereby for sale in California: “Olivia”
1979 Land Cruiser BJ40
3 Liter Diesel w/ manual 4-speed
OEM #653 Olive on Beige interior
Out of my own...
Just returned from a trip down to Costa Rica and got to view a lot of LC. Lots of cool FJ40s, 60s, 70s and almost all of them diesel.
This particular FJ40 was one of the coolest I saw while there. I had to share the image.
Looking for a little advice. I have an 82 FJ40 and an 89 FJ62, so I am familar with Landcruisers. I went for a test drive in a 1977 BJ40 yesterday. I have been interested in a diesel for some time, but had never driven one. Could anyone give me some pointers on potential issues that I should...
Hi every one fist of all greetings from Costa Rica.
Everything started earlier this year when I start loving the Fj's,
Here in Costa Rica you can see many 40s in the streets and now are more common to see them. Some in Bad conditions, but still running and some other in good or perfect...