Toyota FJ Cruiser Forum banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-19 of 19 Results
  1. Newbie Discussions
    I've noticed this happening for maybe a month now, when I remove my foot from the brake pedal, my FJ kind of "hiccups" and lurches forward a small distance. It feels like something on the bottom is jerking, and I notice it most when the AC is running. Also, I had my AC recharged back in June...
  2. Newbie Discussions
    I damaged one of the brackets holding the OEM running boards. While waiting for my sliders I purchased a replacement bracket but after removing the bent one I can't get the bolts to thread. It appears there is an acorn shaped (nut)? but there is no way to access it and hold it in place. Has...
  3. 4x4 / Off-Road Tech
    Hi everyone! I have a 2007 FJ that has about 250,000 miles on it. I hit a deer recently and there is some minor damage to the front bumper and the lower grill piece. I want to keep my FJ FOREVER so I was thinking of replacing the plastic bumper with a steel bumper for extra protection. Is there...
  4. Engine Performance
    I just inherited a 2007 FJ from my dad, it's got 310k, but he has taken excellent care of it, looks and feels brand new. I drove it from the west to the east coast to get it back home, since I've been back I've noticed a high pitched noise sort of a "whirring" sound from the front of the engine...
  5. Engine Performance
    Hello all, I have been a long time lurker and finally decided to create an account and make a post to ask for help. I have searched everywhere, every thread related to P0171 & P0174 codes but I could not find anything that was close to how my FJ has been acting lately. Here is what happened: I...
  6. 4x4 / Off-Road Tech
    Hi All! Hope everyone is doing well and everyone's family is safe and sound during this pandemic. Wanted to open a discussion to see if i'm the only one or not. I drive a 2019 Fj Cruiser , I have modified it completely for off-road capabilities and is tuned. When I am driving in the desert or...
  7. Newbie Discussions
    Before I start here are the specs of my fj 4X4 has rear diff lock completely stock aside from Toyota OEM TRD rims 197k miles very well maintained Yesterday after leaving the mtb trail, I heard a very noticeable ticking noise. At one point it became to aggressive I had to pull over see if...
  8. Misc. Technical Discussion
    Hello I believe I have a loose heat shield or something. It’s A lot easier if I just link y’all a video of it. If any of y’all have a suggestion on what I should do pls feel free to reply to this. Thanks, y’all stay safe.
  9. Engine Performance
    Hey I was just wheeling with my buddies in my 2012 fj and I got a feeling I should look under my car and I find a whole lot of oil around the oil pan and on the transmission fluid pan. Haven’t found oil anywhere else. Can someone help me identify the problem or has had the problem before?
  10. Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    I have been looking to upgrade my FJ sound system and would like to it done with good results and even better price. Any suggestions or experiences? Thanks in advance.
  11. Dealer Negotiations/Test Driving
    Hey y’all! I need some help deciding if it’s worth pursuing this 2007 FJ CRUISER with 145k miles on it for almost 15k? Is it worth it? Should I keep looking? I’m in Colorado and want to trade my civic. I need help :(...
  12. Newbie Discussions
    So im currently trying to make changes to an fj I bought 4 months ago. Came with a 6in lift and what I call "kfc buckets" for wheels. As much as I wanna remove the 6in and convert to 3in suspension + 1in body (or something like that), it's just not in the budget for my life situation rn (college...
  13. Maintenance Tech
    Having oil residue towards the front of the pan only. Not dripping or noticing a decrease in oil according to the dipstick. Read some forms on here about it being other issues. Wanted some opinions. Pics:
  14. Engine Performance
    Hey all, looking for a deep sounding muffler that isn’t so loud it wakes up everyone in a 10 mile radius lol, if you can post a vid of sound that would be awesome! Preferably under like $80. Thanks for the help!
  15. Newbie Discussions
    FJ fam, I’m in need of some help. Knowing that I bought this car used, I’m sure it had sat in a lot for months without the use of it’s 4wd system. I don’t necessarily know of a place here in nyc where I could casually offroad without a permit (i believe sore thumb beach, and it’s an hour away...
  16. 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...
  17. Interior / Exterior Visual Tech
    So....no idea how this happened, but I don’t even know what the name of the part is to look up how to replace it....can anyone help please
  18. Engine Performance
    Hello guys I need a little bit of help I was River Crossing and got stuck didn’t turn off the engine for a while everything was good but had to go get some help and it was going to take me about 30 to 40 minutes to come back. So I decided to turn it off I don’t know if that was maybe one of the...
  19. Newbie Discussions
    I am a high school student who has recently bought an FJ. I also just put on new goodyear wrangler tires and they are rubbing, because the tires that came on it were old and worn . The wranglers were a pickup off of facebook marketplace. I know there is a leveling or some type of lift kit on it...
1-19 of 19 Results
Top