Good afternoon everyone,
I´m writing you all from Santiago de Chile. I´m Jorge and I´ve bought a 91' FJ80 in december 2018, and this model has inside the 3FE engine.
Currently I´m looking for the chance of swapping my FJ80 due to gas price here (I´ll become poor soon) and the most recurrent...
Some of you guys know me from my previous posts:
Rebuilt 1HD-T engine blowby when hot
1HDT Camshaft problem
Smoky 1HDT - Injection related
After a lot of headaches and tons of money I gave up on the 1HDT, looks like the engine is cursed or something. Last time I replaced almost...
I was at Classic Cruisers in Salida yesterday. Micah was putting the finishing touches on an FJ60 6BT Cummins conversion. I got to ride along during a short road test.
All I can say is WOW.
Acceleration G-forces pinning me into the seat is something new in a Cruiser.
Micah just got back...
So I have decided to finally post up my project. I have been gathering parts for a while, and am finally getting to the fun part of putting them all together. I bought a FJ40 4 years ago, and after a lot of work decided to totally change direction. I bought a rusted out fj60, parted it out and...
I have been documenting my build and Cummins 6BT swap in the 80 series tech section. For those of you that want to see another swap, here is the link to my thread.
I am currently very close to being able to fire her up for the 1st time.
Dirty Koala - Cummins 6BT + NV4500 + HF2AV Swap