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  1. Rust Removal+Prevention: 2010 FJ

    Maintenance Tech
    Hi, this is my first time posting, this forum has been really helpful. I recently bought a 2010 FJ and I am very excited to work on it and I will need your help on this journey. I live in New Jersey and rust is a big problem here. I'm looking to remove rust and prevent it. Please suggest a...
  2. Help - Should I buy this FJ?

    Dealer Negotiations/Test Driving
    Hoping to be an FJ owner soon, pandemic is somewhat limiting my options, but there is a 2014 VXR nearby with ~150k km (93k miles) on it. I am a little worried about buying this car, would probably have it inspected by a garage, but was hoping for some input from the experts here before spending...
  3. Rust and Froth -- No Pictures in OP

    Newbie Discussions
    Hi! I've been looking and test driving some dealership FJs recently and have been looking at the frames and oil caps on them. Now I'm from Wisconsin where the roads are saltier than a brined chicken, only when looking at my current vehicle (an F150) the frames are so much rustier on the FJs...
  4. FJ Cruiser Rusted Frame Owners Unite

    Problems / Dealer Service
    :notsigned: We all love our FJ Cruiser. Fun to drive, fun to mod. The purpose of FJ Cruiser Rusted Frame Owners Unite on Facebook is to connect those of us whose frames are rusting, some even to failure and to be able to tell your story of what Toyota is or is not doing to help. Safety is our...
  5. Undercarriage Rust opinions?

    Problems / Dealer Service
    Hey all, Looking at a 2013 FJ to buy. Relatively decent mileage (80k ish). I had a remote inspection completed and this is the view of the undercarriage. It's had one side panel replaced and another with a little body fill, but I think that was from some off roading since there's no accident...
  6. Rusty Yoke?

    Maintenance Tech
    Hi there, This is my first post, sorry for being a little long winded. Just purchased a 2010 FJ AT 4x4 in Iceberg with 92k. I love it, always wanted one, and as such really want to do my best to take care of it. There is a little rust underneath, some on the rear diff, very little on the...
  7. 2007 fj TRD, how much rust is too much rust?

    Newbie Discussions
    As the title says I am looking at a 2007 TRD Edition FJ, the under belly has some rust in various spots and it looks like it has found the ground a time or two. My question is can this rust be mitigated to the point where I can get a long life out of this FJ or will it spread like the plague...
  8. Rust! Anyone know of a reputable place in Oklahoma to get underbody covered?

    I have seen a few places online that are out of state whom do an intense underbody coating on rust build up. Before I purchased this car it was in Pennsylvania for two years before being brought down and sold at a dealer in Oklahoma. Who do you guys take this amount of rust build up? Is this...
  9. Too much Rust?

    Newbie Discussions
    Hello, I am looking at a couple of used FJ's and I found one I really like. But it looks to me like there is a lot of rust underneath. So I am posting some pics. Maybe some has had issues with this before. Its an 2007.