So after having bought FJ62 in Los Angeles, and having driven it from there to Buenos Aires (putting through a lot), I have shipped it back to Denmark where I can fix it up. And it needs it!
I'm not a skilled mechanic. I'm a Navy officer with an engineering degree, so bear with my work. I have...
"Beast" has been our family vehicle since 2011, but when our third child was due last summer we decided we needed air conditioning in the back and got a Suburban. We always dreamed of restoring and converting to diesel, but it just isn't where our family is right now.
I've been following you for years and this forum have been a real inspiration for me!
I've owned 4 80 series : a 1991 turbo diesel, 2 1997 FZJ80 on gas and my last baby :)
So, what about the name : I'm a soldier, she is a US veteran
I wanted to have an universal 80, capable of...
Its been a Lonnnnnnnng time!
Well.... I am back to the Toyota world and just about done my Tundra build.
Had it about 2 years and about to hit the 50k mark, and every single one of those miles has been trip related! Fawk yeah!
Here is the build: Tundra Build
Starting to see an intermittent problem in the way my truck has been starting for the past couple of weeks. The basic issue is that I turn the key over and the engine doesn't attempt to turn over until after a couple of seconds. This happens when the truck is hot or cold and it doesn't seem that...
I think with all the info collectively on this entire forum or what I call the offroad BIBLE, we need to start a how to keep your rig rolling thread.
Ill start: ALWAYS keep your fluids clean and topped off. And always grease your U joints tie rods and other zerks
Always carry spare belts,plugs...
Firstly my name is Jordan. I live in Hickory and today while at the gas station I saw a RHD FJ80 leaving the same gas station and start driving down HWY 321 in Hickory just before the bridge over Lake Hickory towards Lenoir. I caught up to him and he told me to come check this place out! I...
Anyone using a PTT/VOX set-up for a handheld ham radio?
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or one of...
Need has much knowledge. Always good to hear from other hdj81 owners. I just changed the oil and oil filter, and diesel filter. That went easy. Where is a good place to order parts in the us? I was looking under and saw this and wanted to know what's this part?
Does anyone know if it is possible to use the fob to lock and unlock the doors with a '95-97 FZJ80 running?
I want to be able to start the rig. Hop out, lock it with the fob, let it warm up, come back, and unlock with the fob.
There are a bunch of wires going into the control box under the...
So, have you guys ever run across a Cruiser on the Web, and thought THIS IS THE ONE I have been waiting for????????????!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The price seems right and the rig LOOKS clean.
I love my 80 and I love my 40, but I needs me a truck real bad. And there is no other truck I want then a 45...