Warn x8000i - Toyota FJ Cruiser Forum
4x4 / Off-Road Tech This section contains all discussion related to taking the FJ Cruiser in Off-Road situations, 4x4 applications and any armor modifications.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
#1 (permalink) Old 08-12-2012, 12:22 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 40
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Warn x8000i

Any thoughts on this winch? I have acquired one of these that has seen little use, it was used as a backup inside of a custom car-hauler. The line has a couple kinks, other than that, everything looks pretty clean and in good shape.


I have the Warn bumper set, so it fits just fine, even being a little tall.
mlmaas is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 (permalink) Old 08-12-2012, 12:39 PM
Forum Master
 
weavinfj's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Posts: 1,220
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 14 Post(s)
Lifetime Supporting Member
Can't go wrong with a Warn. Since you saved money on buying one, replace your line with a nice synthetic line!

Sent from my C771 using AutoGuide.Com Free App

mods, mods, MORE mods...blah blah blah. The list is too long...it was getting irritating
weavinfj is online now  
#3 (permalink) Old 08-12-2012, 05:48 PM
Forum Superstar
 
nkybrad's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: NKY
Posts: 1,747
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Lifetime Supporting Member
Re: Warn x8000i

Exactly what weavinfj said. Warn is a great product and I am happy to see that more FJ'ers are starting to run them (I came from Jeeps where Warn was used 90% of the time). I will be running the new Warn 9.5cti-s on my FJ.

If the line is kinked replace it please. Synthetic is the way to go!


BRAD
MR. NAUGHTY AVATAR


2007 SUN FUSION
WWW.FORGEOVERLAND.COM


nkybrad is offline  
#4 (permalink) Old 08-13-2012, 06:27 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 40
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Re: Warn x8000i

def. replacing the line, synthetic sounds good considering the bumper/winch combo is easily over 200lbs.
mlmaas is offline  
#5 (permalink) Old 08-13-2012, 02:42 PM
Forum Superstar
 
sonof40's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: San Ramon, CA
Posts: 2,453
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 48 Post(s)
Re: Warn x8000i

Also make sure it uses contactors instead of solonoids.

Steve
TLCA 14294
KJ6DAA


"A man is his own easiest dupe, for what he wishes to be true he generally believes to be true."
Demosthenes c.383-322 BC
(you know, like gods and stuff)
sonof40 is offline  
Reply

  Toyota FJ Cruiser Forum > Toyota FJ Cruiser Discussion > 4x4 / Off-Road Tech

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Toyota FJ Cruiser Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome