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  1. Maintenance Tech
    My 2011 FJ is making a whining noise, something Kinda like a power steering pump makes when it's low on fluid and you turn the steering wheel. but it makes it going straight. now very loud and only when the engine is warmed up. local shop said they used a stethoscope and the noise is coming...
  2. Maintenance Tech
    Hey everyone! I wanted to enlist your help on this to see if anyone has had this experience and might know what is going on. I have an 09 Toyota Curiser engine that replaced the stock one my 07 came with. It is under warranty from the swap so I will be taking it in if I can't figure out a...
  3. Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hi, newbie here today. I’m looking at bringing my unconditioned, sitting around for 25 years FJ40 1968 over to the UK, and would like to refurb it into a great adventure vehicle for my mid age crisis. I also would like to make it a cool urban vehicle like I see on one of the premium fabricators...
  4. Engine Performance
    Long story short, I hydrolocked my engine and I’m now in the market for a new engine as this one is not rebuildable.. It’s a 2010, and I can find engines for it on car-part, but the price for them is Considerably higher than say a 2010 4Runner or Tacoma, is it possible to swap a 4Runner or...
  5. Engine Performance
    Hi. I 'm from Panama. looking for a complete second generation engine. Any advice ?
  6. Misc. Technical Discussion
    I was changing the plugs in my '07 FJ @150k miles, I've done it several times before. There is a steel bracket that is on the drivers side towards the rear of the engine, it mounts vertically, bolts at its top to the intake housing and at its bottom to the engine block, it has to be removed to...
  7. Engine Performance
    Not sure where else to post this on here as this is my first time posting here. but here she goes. I bought a 2007 FJ cruiser in october, financed it over 3 years with plans to pay it off early it only had 145k km on it i havent even put 5000 kms on the vehicle. everything looked and seemed...
  8. Newbie Discussions
    Hi Guys, Just wondering if you guys have had any engine or starter problems. I've been reading about the engine and found this bit of info online that sounds alarming. Toyota 1GR-FE 4.0 V6 Engine specs, problems, reliability, oil, 4Runner, Tundra, Tacoma "1GR-FE Engine Problems and...
  9. Want to Buy (FJ Related Items)
    Head gasket blown on 285,000 '08 motor. Anyone have one laying around they want to sell or know anyone in the Houston area that will rebuild one??? Please help. :crying
  10. Engine Performance
    Hi, this is my first thread and question to the FJ community here, and as I have my FJ in the shop to get revamped after buying used, one thing I want to do is buy a performance chip to improve my HP and get the most out of my already dwindling gas mileage because of larger tires and a slight...
  11. Engine Performance
    Hello guys, This is Moataz and i am a new member here, I am seeking your experience and help, I bought an FJ 08 automatic gear , and it has alot of warning lights on, i am confused , i have connected the OBD II, and it shows a code P0328, Photo if dashboard as below, has anyone experienced...
  12. Engine Performance
    Whats going on guys, I Bought my '07 FJ with 180k miles on it back in sept of 2016 i currently have 202k and really want to do something to enhance the performance. Cold air, Bigger headers, exhaust.. ext I was wondering if you think that it would be worth it. Or am i just throwing money away...
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