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Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 09-24-2019, 11:38 PM
Replies: 49
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Posted By expat
Well after a couple weeks testing it’s back in...

Well after a couple weeks testing it’s back in the shop for more updates and tweaks. The Atlas case, swap out the Radflos for the ADS suspension, new rear coils, move the axle forward an inch or two...
Forum: Gallery 09-10-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 862
Views: 166,139
Posted By expat
Does anyone know the specifications on Phil's...

Does anyone know the specifications on Phil's coils and shocks/coilovers. I sped read the entire thread but could not locate much info.
Forum: Off Topic Chat 07-30-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,741
Posted By expat
So not that you asked (me).. so Ill just post...

So not that you asked (me).. so Ill just post this... https://www.motor1.com/reviews/360226/2020-lexus-gx-first-drive-review/
Forum: Outfitting 07-24-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,033
Posted By expat
Can u fit a 4x4 Labs bumper inside the 4Runner to...

Can u fit a 4x4 Labs bumper inside the 4Runner to get it home or a workshop to install? Anyone?? Urgento?
Forum: Outfitting 07-19-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,033
Posted By expat
Later maybe. My concern wont be so much the ride...

Later maybe. My concern wont be so much the ride height being lower on one side because of all the weight, but the ability of the shocks to work evenly on compression and extension so that it doesn't...
Forum: Outfitting 07-17-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,033
Posted By expat
Yeah but unfortunately they could not or did not...

Yeah but unfortunately they could not or did not want to mount such a heavy tire as a 40” in the centre so I got stuck with it being side mounted. Unfortunately I reached out too late and got stuck...
Forum: Outfitting 07-14-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,033
Posted By expat
Whats the instal time when not having to weld? ...

Whats the instal time when not having to weld?

Did anyone weld the new bumper to the frame rails for extra security/strength? I know that was done on Abu's 4R.
Forum: Outfitting 07-14-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 13,033
Posted By expat
How come you guys opted for the spare on the...

How come you guys opted for the spare on the left? (because of blind spot on the right I'm assuming?). Seems to me with the weight of the driver, gas tank and the wheel its a lot of weight on the...
Forum: Gallery 07-14-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 666
Views: 111,457
Posted By expat
yeah, the trails stop calling me. They figured I...

yeah, the trails stop calling me. They figured I wasn't coming back. Sigh. Where are you thinking of heading to?
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 07-03-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,058
Posted By expat
Yeah, Sams is coming from same location. Told him...

Yeah, Sams is coming from same location. Told him to go get a quote from and Indy mechanic. Hopefully should have a quote in a couple days.
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 06-21-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,058
Posted By expat
Thanks Bobby. Pretty much what am thinking....

Thanks Bobby. Pretty much what am thinking. Yeah, there’s a lot of oil. We took it down to pressure clean and then drove home. In a three mile trip oil was already coming out off the inspection...
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 06-19-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,058
Posted By expat
Rear main seal or upper oil pan

Oil leak from sons 04 V6. Appears to be coming out thru two “inspection holes” in the bottom of the cast bell housing. For sure I thought that mean rear main seal but someone mechanical said it...
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 06-14-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,927
Posted By expat
Rear is going up 2" and the front down 2" The...

Rear is going up 2" and the front down 2" The actual coilovers are not even installed yet. Just mocked up. Trying to keep COG "low" tho!
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 06-13-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,927
Posted By expat
https://imgur.com/gallery/nRxHaPj

https://imgur.com/gallery/nRxHaPj
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 06-13-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,927
Posted By expat
Great question. Still need hydro steering...

Great question.

Still need hydro steering installed, limit straps and one link needs to be bent to clear the sump on the V8. Probably need to change the location of the flange from the top cat on...
Forum: Suspension and Tires 06-12-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 707
Posted By expat
DANA 70, 60 and 14 Bolt Axles - Bibles!

Everything you need to know then some...

DANA 70
https://www.rme4x4.com/threads/the-dana-70-bible.94438/

DANA 60
https://www.pirate4x4.com/tech/billavista/60_front/index.html

14 BOLT...
Forum: 4th Gen 4Runner & Hilux Surf 06-11-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,927
Posted By expat
https://i.imgur.com/8S9E5vI.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/8S9E5vI.jpg
Forum: For Sale Members 06-05-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 965
Posted By expat
Good buy for someone wanting to do a solid axle...

Good buy for someone wanting to do a solid axle swap....Bulldog????!!!!
Forum: Off Topic Chat 05-31-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,620
Posted By expat
Look what came up in a post on T4R

Linked today, from a post in 2005....

"I would recommend you got for the 3ton or more stuff. ALso look fro SUV Jacks and jack stands, which is a little higher than the normal ones.

Make sure...
Forum: For Sale Members 05-14-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,066
Posted By expat
37x17x13.5 Cooper STT Pro Tires

SOLD. 5 tires for sale. SOLD

1 brand new, never used
4 used 3/4 life still left. 1 has a plug that has not leaked in 18 months

moving up to 40's so these are moving on to a new owner.
...
Forum: Communications 05-09-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,518
Posted By expat
Yeah. Mine has its own fan and I added a second...

Yeah. Mine has its own fan and I added a second fan. I will have to look at space availability but all I really need is the detachable face plate in the second din space. I'd probably leave the base...
Forum: 5th Gen 4Runner 05-09-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,971
Posted By expat
Sorry bud. Just bad luck. But you turned lemons...

Sorry bud. Just bad luck. But you turned lemons in lemon juice getting a hot new ride. Will be awesome!

I assume you are all ok? was it a slow roll onto the side, or was it pretty hard?

Looks...
Forum: Communications 05-09-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,518
Posted By expat
I have been wheeling with a lot of other groups...

I have been wheeling with a lot of other groups in the past two years. No-one uses the other features. Many have handhelds. Like you say, trying to get everyone to use HAM is a struggle. Hell we even...
Forum: Communications 05-09-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,518
Posted By expat
Reviewing your Ham radio setup

So I am considering an upgrade, but not convinced.

Who, that has a dual band, uses cross band functionality?

Who uses APRS enough to have warranted the extra cost?

Who uses the full duplex...
Forum: Off Topic Chat 05-09-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 7,741
Posted By expat
Yes, the GX seems like all the rage for...

Yes, the GX seems like all the rage for Overlanding currently. Seen a lot of companies in the offroad industry with at least one in their stable, promoting their wares
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