Shackle Reverse with FJ55 front Springs

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not sure why you'd use FJ55 fronts....IIRC, they are identical to FJ40 fronts/rears, with the same pin offset....

Now REAR FJ55 packs are 3.5" longer, and work great for front susp FJ40 shacke reversals....
 
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search this topic in this area, I explained how I used 60 stuff etc in detail, to make a 98" wheelbase, as wella s use 81> spring brackets, and do the front shackle reversal like a hilux, in the chassis.
 
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not sure why you'd use FJ55 fronts....IIRC, they are identical to FJ40 fronts/rears, with the same pin offset....

Now REAR FJ55 packs are 3.5" longer, and work great for front susp FJ40 shacke reversals....
FJ55 front 550mm I 550mm
FJ55 rear 600mm I 600mm

->1980 40 front 502mm I 603mm
->1980 40 rear 502mm I 603/616/628mm

1980-> 40 front 502mm I 603mm
1980-> 40 rear 502mm I 616mm

60/61/62 front 550mm I 550mm
60/61/62 rear 565mm I 645mm
:slap: Why not FJ55 fronts?
 

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