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  1. Suspensions: DIY vs Pro Install

    Suspension / Steering Tech
    While this thread is mostly self-serving, I know it will be useful to others who are noobs at working on their vehicles as well. A lot of what I assume will be discussed here is already covered piecemeal in other areas, so I anticipate frequent inter-forum links and references. But the topic...
  2. Cracked and Saggy Apron. Want to weld and reinforce

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hey there (first post). Just got a 2007 4wd FJ from a friend. It was in an accident causing; -the aprons to crack (or possibly crack more than before), -fender to sag and interfere with drivers door, -headlight support dented in near battery, -the bumper became racked. Wondering where I can...
  3. DIY Tube Doors

    Newbie Discussions
    Hey All, This is my first post on this forum, so I want to make sure it will help others with the dream of making their Cruiser more BA! I attached a file of a tube door design I am going to begin building in a few weeks. I just want to post the 3D drawing/blueprints to help inspire others to...
  4. DIY Swingout Tire, Hi-lift, and Gas Can Carrier from Scratch!

    Interior / Exterior Visual Tech
    4/13/2017 Hey guys, been a very long time since I've posted... still active in the community but not so much the forum :( I've been quite busy and today I've finally had the time to present to you a completely DIY bumper! I've been camping a lot more lately and ever since I've had the FJ...
  5. Part number for rear windshield washer nozzle?

    Misc. Technical Discussion
    Hi all, I need to replace the rear windshield washer nozzle on my 2007 Cruiser. Anyone have a part number for it? Or even better, a link to a site where I can order it? Or will one of the ones I see on ebay for the Prado work? Thank you! I've been without a rear washer since some douche ripped...
  6. Head Gasket Replacement

    Maintenance Tech
    Just brought my FJ in for the Check Engine Light. Got the unfortunate call that it has a blown head gasket. Has anyone changed it themselves and what's the feasibility of doing it? I have the service manual so I know the step by step directions I just don't know if I can do it on my own. Anyone...
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