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  1. thrillhaus

    High pitched hum / resonating sound around 60mph while accelerating -- HJ61 - A440 Auto

    I've got a high pitched sound coming from (as far as I can tell) somewhere under the center of the rig. PO told me it was a "whistle" that he thought was the snorkel, but this sounds like a metal on metal resonating sound, and the snorkel is right by the driver window so I think that would be...
  2. DOUGNSTEIN

    Need Advice: 1974 FJ40 4-Speed Transmission rebuild or replacement options

    I need help/advice with my many questions about my FJ40 transmission. I have a 1974 FJ40 4-speed transmission roars (sounds/feels like bearings are gone, comes and goes at speeds over 40 mph) and I had a local transmission guy confirm it needed a rebuild. He said parts were discontinued and he...
  3. YohanFJ62

    87 Cruiser LS Swap...Need Help

    Hello! I was hoping someone can give me some insight or point me to the right direction. 1987 Land Cruiser, had a 2F engine with H44F transmission. Conversion: -LM7 Vin T from a 2000 Tahoe (Originally automatic transmission) with 5.3L LS crank pattern -H55F Transmission I have purchased these...
  4. 78GroundUp

    Help... Yes, Brakes again

    1978 FJ40, Original MC (MasterCylinder) rebuilt in 2013 and again now. Removed and cleaned the PV (ProportioningValve) by removing and inspecting the 21mm nut, spring, rubber washer, and confirmed fluid flow. (Seems good??) Bare with me as I attempt to explain: Was driving and discovered the...
  5. Beehanger

    S.O.S: Anyone wanna help me finish rebuild my 2f?

    Orange County/ LA Cruiser heads and beyond, Got my self in a pickle, and no not dill or bread and butter or any of the fun kinds like that. This is the kind of pickle that is shoved into your intake manifold and sucked into your engine, with no good way of getting it out short of a full engine...
  6. KNOXroll

    (HELP) Dreaded Single Click, Again

    Hey everyone, year long lurker here and finally posting to see if I can get some help. I've got a '94 VX Limited that's been giving me this problem for the past 6 months or so. I've had the starter replaced 5 times (under warranty), recently got new wiring for the alternator (ProToy in...
  7. Chibu

    2004 LX470 Suspicious Brakes

    So for the past few months (since circa February), the rear right (passenger side) tire has been giving me massive grief. Unbeknownst to me, two of the four clips (the ones that sit between the caliper and the brake pad) that hold the brake pad in place and prevent them from falling out when...
  8. Brayden3223

    No brakes when engines cold!!!

    When my engine is cold I have no brakes assist, it’s bloody scary. Feels like it’s almost impossible to get the car to pull up but I don’t believe it’s anything to do with the brake booster, I have a FZJ80 Aussie spec and the same day the brakes stopped working properly the engine also started...
  9. C

    HJ60 GX HIGH ROOF - HELP Figuring out what to do???

    Hi LC 60 gurus! I'm new to posting in here but thought I should take advantage of the community to help me figure out what to do. I recently got my hands on a barn find - 1987 HJ60 GX High Roof with the 2H engine and the H55F tranny. I am head over heals about this and super excited about...
  10. Elbee

    "HELP" 2003 100 Totaled by deer.... Fight with insurance over value, they want me to bring an appraiser

    So i finally was able to get in an LC finally. Less than two months into ownership I hit a deer and now they deem it totalled. Been going back and forth with USAA insurance. Originally wanted to give me 11,800 for it and now we are at right below 13000. I just put in the money for the timing...
  11. C

    Pre-Purchase Inspection

    Hey guys, I'm looking at buying my first LC, specifically being an HZJ77 and I was wondering if there's anyone willing to help me with a PPI? I'm traveling up to Seattle WA where the owner is located about 30-40 mins away from the airport so if anyone is nearby or even just knows someone who...
  12. CruiserNotRover

    Driver's Side Engine Knock & Burning Oil. Help!

    Hey Mud, I purchased my 2004 Land Cruiser about two years ago with 125,000 miles. Currently has just shy of 139,000. I've always thought the engine was a bit loud and after searching on here I found a few comments stating that these have a "loud idle" so I never thought much of it. Well that's...
  13. R

    Coolant leaking bad!! Need advice

    ive got a 1980 Bj40, with a very bad coolant leak that’s coming from The engine, im not sure what I can do about it, that’s is why I’m here. Ive Tried to include the best photos I could take of the issue, Circled the leaking spot in red in 2 pics and in the pic with out red you can actually...
  14. B

    Waeco CFX 50 issues

    Hello fellow brains trust As the title states I have a Waeco CFX 50 with some issues I’m hoping someone will be able to help rectify the issues it has I have a fridge that will only work on Emergancy override The display and compressor will not work on ether 12vdc or 240ac I don’t have a...
  15. Chibu

    2004 LX470 Passenger Fog Light Dim

    Replaced the passenger side fog light bulb some weeks ago. Also took apart the housing to get gunk out of it. The housing seems to have a leak that lets in water and humidity. In the mornings you show up to the car and there's dew on the inside of the housing. I don't know if I messed up the...
  16. Thatonedude

    **FIXED** 2006 LX470 Infamous Brake Failure| HELP Wanted | Baltimore Maryland | Crypto | Beer | Pizza | etc

    My issue was fixed with installing Toyota Part # 47070-60010 Price of Purchase at that time: $767. I had Lexus install it; they charged me $875 (5 hours of labor @ $175 an hour rate) Total Cost: $1,642 Total without discount -$100 Lexus Service Coupon ***$1,542 Final Out the door cost***...
  17. 0

    Need help with fj60

    Is anyone local to London Kentucky and willing to help me work on my 1986 fj60? I was recently in a motorcycle accident and I'm not 100% yet and I have all of this time, and I don't want to waste it. Therefore I want to fix my yota is anyone close and available to help?
  18. N

    Bought new Knuckle and it didn't fit?

    I have been doing some work for my neighbor on his fj40, he claims it's a 1976 and the axel/knuckle hasn't been messed with at all. The knuckle was completely busted with studs broken off and holes screwed up beyond repair so I bought a refurbished one on eBay for a 75-78 cruiser and the studs...
  19. TagALong

    Found Rear Grease Seal in Front Axle During Bearing Change

    Hello all, I recently started the process of replacing my front driver wheel bearings, seals, etc on my 1996 Lexus LX450. Watched a couple tutorials, figured it out and it was smooth sailing. However, when I went to rebuild the thing, I discovered that the OEM grease seal I bought from Toyota...
  20. Porzingis213

    Help finding part

    Yesterday my 100lc was running very rough and I got a cel for a cylinder 8 misfire. I thought I would just go change the coil but when I went to change it I found the cable that connects to the coil was very loose above it where it connects into the wire harness. I pushed it black in and the...
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