FJ80WaitinForaLSV8
fj80waitinforalsv8
8/20/19
2:36 PM
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Yeah I dont know enough about the 4l60/4l80 trans to comment on how much they can be built. I bought a 4l60 that claimed it was good for 500hp and put it behind a stock LQ4. Guess we will see in 100k miles.

8/20/19
1:48 PM
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As someone with a LS swapped FJ80 and someone who has owned a 100 series, I can tell you the LS is a better motor in terms of performance and a tie in terms of durability. Agree though that putting super charged stuff in these drivetrains is asking for something to break downstream.

3/18/19
9:25 PM
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Simple fix - just get some drum brakes.  David, kinda surprised you haven’t gotten them a rusty heap with some drums. 

8/18/17
1:01 AM
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Have these on my LS swapped Land Cruiser. I also don’t have cats. Don’t get the cheap ones. They don’t like road salt dirt etc.

8/4/17
12:03 PM
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I really don’t like the slee lift. The front coils have lost ALL of their paint and are rusting. I think he made the coils way too stiff, my rig is fully loaded and it’s still a STIFF ride. Also he never sent me a double carden shaft when I bought the kit 10 years ago - but I was too young and stupid to know the Read more

8/4/17
12:01 PM
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Yeah I really didn’t want to get new wheels, I wanted to use the stock alloys which are 16" - problem is only interco makes 37" tires on 16" rims and I didn’t want anything that aggressive/soft.
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8/3/17
11:25 AM
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It’s an ancient blackhawk 4 ton lift. It probably weights 300lbs. Got it at a garage sale a couple years ago.

8/3/17
11:23 AM
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12.5 wide - 4" slee lift. Pretty sure they are going to rub at full stuff. Debating 6" of lift or maybe just 30mm coil spacers.

7/17/17
1:35 AM
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Meh, don’t care about the cosmetics on the frame that no ones ever going to be able to see.

4/27/16
11:59 AM
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Indeed - I should probably take the time to build out a Mud thread as I’m sure I will hit road blocks and need to ask some questions when I get back to work.

4/27/16
11:52 AM
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Back in grad school so I’m not in the same state as the truck. Doubt I’ll make it home this summer either so shes going to have to sit for a while...

4/27/16
11:48 AM
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I never understood how death wobble has been a thing for so long on several vehicles. My cruiser has all sorts of drive-line vibrations on the highway but those are just from big tires and a stock driveshaft with a 4" lift, but its never had death wobble.