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Barn Find 1983 FJ45 Troopcarrier

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by koxfarm, Aug 29, 2016.

  1. cruiserdan

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    YES!
     
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    looking good.. following with envy, what tape are you putting on your wires? malgamating? cheers
     
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    If you asking about the ones on the harness then it is Repco electical tape.
    They resemble most to the original, without any pattern, shiny, and sticking well. The colours also important, Toyota used yellow tape at the firewall grommets and on a few other certain points and some red and green on the harness behind the dash.
     
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    thanks for that, your right about the firewall tape i uncovered the yellow but they still had black tape underneath, time to go get some tape
     
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    Rear heater lines

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    some late night troopy work at 2am? nice !!
     
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    Twilight repairs :smokin:
     
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    You missed a spot.


    I just haven't been able to find it:)



    Oh, thanks for fixing the battery as well......:grinpimp:
     
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    Now, about that extractor on the exhaust......:hmm:
     
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    No way! The extractor stays.
    The hotbox was the sillyest design ever made.. it melts down the manifold and totally unecessary. Its like putting a plug in the middle of the exhaust! Also the output power is decreased by the old 6:1 exhaust. No way!
     
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    OK, OK! You can keep it!:grinpimp:
     
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    I missed a spot on my valet .. it actually burned a hole there
     
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    You are very inspirational but I cannot totally give up my artistic freedom when I have the muse's kiss on my creativity..
    :pig::pig::pig:
     
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    Do you guys have a museum logo baseball hat or a t-shirt or some sticker?
    I'd want to have one of those if available..I can poypaul you ;)
     
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