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  1. WTB 07-09 FJ w/ <100k miles

    Vehicles For Sale
    Hey all, Only my second post! I've been hunting for a while, and even posted for feedback, but I finally know what I want. I have learned so much on this forum, and can't exaggerate enough how excited I get about getting an FJ every time you guys post. I keep just missing out on CL and FB...
  2. Newbie Almost FJ Owner

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hey! We're close to sealing the deal on a 2007 FJ...but the tires look wimpy ;). We're looking into buying new, bigger (33" tires). Does anyone know if the KO2s (285/70R/17C) will fit in the existing spare tire system? It has a hard spare tire cover.
  3. Hey ya’ll, new to the game! How many Canadians do we have in the community?

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hey FJ group! New to the Toyota brand & to the FJ world. Appreciate a good mod both mechanically and cosmetic. Looking forward to reading up on more of the plethora of info your community has already documented & within ongoing threads. Looking forward to having a very capable 4x4 to...
  4. FJ Dreamer in South Jersey

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hello, so my search for a new vehicle began when I started struggling to get my tuba out of my 13’ Beetle in tight parking lots. I’m been researching for a while, and I always come back to the FJ Cruiser. Hoping to get some debt paid off before I take on more responsibility, but I’m enjoying...
  5. Cv axle issues

    Maintenance Tech
    Hello all, I have been having trouble with continuous popping noises coming from my axles for the past couple of weeks and I know it's because of the budget Rough Country 3 inch spacer lift I'm currently running on my '07 FJ. I've already had to replace the axles once, and it is looking like...
  6. Greetings

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hi all, long time Toyota customer currently with a Highlander Hybrid and a Prius. Moved to northern New Mexico backcountry and looking for an FJ for offroading. Appreciate the existence of this forum to help me get up the learning curve.
  7. New to FJ Cruisers........

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    New to FJ Cruisers........ However I have owned Toyota Trucks since 1994. My current rig is a 2007 FJ Cruiser, Automatic, 4WD, and BONE STOCK. It will remain stock until it's paid off (promised the better half). It will never be a rock crawler or an extreme rig. This is my cradle to grave...
  8. anyone wants to try AOAA trail in Harrisburg?

    Trail Runs/Get-Togethers
    Hi I am a newbie and would like to try the AOAA trail, i called and it has to be a minimum 2 trucks to go. it costs $30 for the truck+driver and $15 passenger. the trail is open from 9-6pm. and they have easy trails for newbies. let me know if you are interested! or if you can refer me to anyone...
  9. Hola from TEXAS

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    hello all, so my dream finally came true...we (wife and i) were longtime ford owners, she's always driven an suv type, i've always driven a small sporty car. well, her vehicle was old and started giving problems and i convinced her to see what toyota had to offer. end up getting her an '18...
  10. Hello & Question

    Newbie Discussions
    Hello to all. I am new to the forum and live in northern Virginia. I am looking to add some aftermarket equipment to my FJ. Exterior items like roof rack and winch, new tires, etc. Interior items including some electrical. Does anyone know a full service shop that does this kind of thing and...
  11. Finally

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    First FJ, very excited. Mine doesn't have a roof rack so for my "first trick" I am trying to figure out what to put on it given I carry skis or kayaks (but not at the same time!).
  12. Newbie here, first post, any advice?

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hello Everyone! My name is Will. I live in Knoxville Tennessee, and this is my first post, and first Toyota. I was in the market for a fun reliable ride that I could do some weekend wheeling in. I found this FJ on the market and it had most of what I wanted already installed (just not...
  13. Hi guys! Newbie here!

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hello everyone! My name is Ryland and I purchased a 2012 Quicksand 4x4 almost a year ago and have been lurking on this forum for almost everything since then. So I finally decided to make a profile and join the fun! My name is Ryland, I have a German Shepherd named Obie. Last year my dog and I...
  14. FJ Cruiser 2011 build - Pandora's Box!

    Newbie Discussions
    Hello Folks, I'm new here. I've been happy owner of my 2011 100% OEM FJ for 7 years. I was generally content with the way it ran out of the box given it was my daily driver and I've typically have little time to get out off-roading. 52,000 Miles later, I opened a pandora's box when I...
  15. New Member from Panama! :)

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hey Guys, just bought a 2012 yesterday! Love it! It has a few dings and stuff that need to be taken care of, but I've always admired the car and wanted one. Very happy with the purchase so far. Any recommendations and things to check for on the new purchase are welcome! Looking forward to...
  16. Cross Country Advice and Recommendations

    Planned Expeditions
    Hello Everybody! First time poster here, long time thread lurker. I bought my FJ about a year ago and I am now taking it across the country for a 3,200 mile road trip. I live in Massachusetts and am going to California, where I go to school. My Fj is bone stock besides plastidipping the...
  17. New to the Club!!

    Introductions & New Arrivals
    Hello everyone, Just got passed down a stock 2007 FJ with a 6 speed from a family member and am more than excited to start gaining some experience with off roading. Getting rid of the old corolla will be bittersweet. The mileage is great but ready for something more fun >:D I think I'll just...
  18. Need help from experts

    Newbie Discussions
    Dear All, I am from Oman, I am planning to get a FJ 2011 model with 120K KMS done. Seller is asking for 7000 OMR (approx 18,178 USD). Is it worth as it has done 120K. Kindly help me in deciding it.
  19. First Post! New FJ Owner Looking For Help With Selecting Wheels

    Wheels and Tires
    Hey Guys, I just bought a 08 FJ, It had 285/70/17 so i bought a brand new set of the same tire, i was hoping to get something simple offset in black do you guys have any suggestions?
  20. New FJ driving from Washington DC to Wichita KS

    Newbie Discussions
    Hello, Sooo, I'm picking up my new 2014 FJ Trail Teams Edition on Thursday May 18 in the DC area and will need to make a fairly quick trip back to Kansas. A couple questions: 1) I would like to hit an Off Road Park on the way back from DC to KS. Any suggestions that might be along the way...
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