Thread: The FJ60

  1. Default The FJ60

    I really enjoy this forum. Lurker for about a year now. Been into landcruisers for about 10 years now and really want to build a 60/62 series into an expedition vehicle. I had one that was pretty nice, but needed to sell for a Minivan a few months ago. Since then I picked up a flood victim with a decent body.

    Definitely have a ton to learn about expedition vehicles, but I have a few Ideas for the 60.

    The first picture is my old 1987 5spd, locked 2F 60. I really miss that rig.
    The next few pictures are of a 1989 FJ62. I'll be using a 1984 FJ60 frame with the FJ62 Axles and Body.

    My youtube handle is fjtoys if you want to see the video's of the tear down. I found snails on the head when dissasembling. Other than that, its just a tear down right now.

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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2007

    Default fun project

    welcome to expo!
    02 DC Tacoma with a Flippac and other stuff
    93 FZJ80 - stock but dual lockers and less than 200k miles

    74 FJ40, 91 Hilux, 98 4Runner, 98 Rav4, 02 Conqueror Compact Trailer - All Sold

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Park City, Utah
    Welcome. You are doing what I hope to do in the next couple years.

    Current Fleet:
    1960 SII 88 "Pliny", 1997 NAS 90 SW, 1943 Willy's Overland Motor Co. Trailer, 1967 Triumph Tiger Cub T20M

    Previously in the Fleet:
    1986 LR 110, 1995 RRC, 1995 NAS 90 ST, 1997 NAS 90 SW, 2004 Tacoma, 1989 FJ62, 1997 FZJ80

    "Just because we have more room doesn't mean we have to fill it"
    The Minimalist Adventurer

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Park City, Utah
    Welcome Mikesta, you should post all of the vehicles you've owned (and parted out) over the years..

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    X2 what A- said. You've had some cool things on 'Mud.
    2003 7.3 PowerStroke E-350 EB
    2006 Jeep Unlimited, AEV Highline
    1957 Land Rover Series One, 107"
    2011 Toyota 4Runner (Hers)

    1980 HJ45 Diesel LBP (Sold to some dude in Utah)
    1984 Troopy, ExPo White (Sold to the same dude in Utah that bought my other dream truck)
    Kimberly Kamper (Sold to the Toyota Shaman)
    2001 7.3 F-350, 6 Speed w/FWC Camper (Sold)

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    So. VT, USA
    cool project! What's the powertrain going to be? 3FE/H55F?

    aka VTCruiser
    '86 Land Cruiser - Project Overland (Updated 12/28/09)
    Upstate Cruisers

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Tampa, FL
    Your 60 makes me want to rethink my current mindset of wanting to sell mine. Please post up progress.
    2009 Jeep Wrangler Sahara Unlimited

    1986 Toyota Landcruiser "The Colonel"
    Lots of stuff
    Build Thread on Mud

    2002 Toyota Tacoma DC limited TRD Crew "Hi Ho"
    Bilsteins, Terra Graplers, factory e locker

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