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.
Simple fix - just get some drum brakes. David, kinda surprised you haven’t gotten them a rusty heap with some drums.
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.
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
MPG should go up with the engine swap I just did. fingers crossed.
Amazing. Thanks for sharing.
Meh, don’t care about the cosmetics on the frame that no ones ever going to be able to see.
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.