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    Re: Replacing the Muffler - Super frustrating!

    Wowww, on eBay uk,, but comes from Emirates! 42uk pounds for shipping! :dizzy:
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    Re: Replacing the Muffler - Super frustrating!

    ...sorry no power steering gear here.
    VAP should have info about stock parts.

    Just don't climb under there with a disc cutter,,, a desperate move,,tempting to the devil,,, definitely not worth...
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    Re: Replacing the Muffler - Super frustrating!

    In Vancouver, you might try VAP Auto parts for an actual muffler, then take it to a shop for installation, hangers, etc. You'd save a lot on the muffler itself that way, VAP are amazing.
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    Re: Replacing the Muffler - Super frustrating!

    Yah, used them 'wheels of death' in boat repairs for many years, usually not the luxury of being at a benchvise! Got pretty handy with them,, very fine cuts, shaping etc. Got a bit complacent over...
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    Re: Parts sourced from Japan!

    tried to fill out your parts request form, but failed the 'are you human' test. ...It wouldn't let me put an answer there. <;~[




    Looking for a 4YEC engine, for '86 2wd.... any chance?
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    Re: Best Lift Kit?

    ...maybe not the best lift kit,, but the simplest...

    ...get a second set of springs from the wrecker,,,take the existing set out,, wind them in with the first set,,, re-install....works like a...
  7. Re: Fan / fluid coupling (fan clutch)

    ugh,, sorry to hear about the breakdown,,, hopefully you're sorted and rolling now.
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    Re: Swaybar Bushings,, Motor mounts,,,, Source?

    ....yes,, found that when I did my hunt,,, it's labeled as for 4x4, mostly front.... not clearwhat applies to a 2wd rear swaybar. :?:
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    Re: Swaybar Bushings,, Motor mounts,,,, Source?

    ...thanks,, is there any other bushings needed for the swaybar?
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    Re: Swaybar Bushings,, Motor mounts,,,, Source?

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    ....this is another component of swaybar bushings, or a duplication???........

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    Re: Swaybar Bushings,, Motor mounts,,,, Source?

    .....found these at Autoparts warehouse... said to be a direct fit for 86 2wd.... is there other bushings anywhere in the swaybar???

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    Swaybar Bushings,, Motor mounts,,,,Recco's?

    ...took the van into the front-end shop,, expecting to find something loose,,, turns out it's mah ass that's wiggling! :dizzy:


    Here's my shopping list,,, is there some place on line that's...
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    Re: Bumper removal

    no, unfortunately you're discovering that which is not uncommon ,,the bumper tube, and the brackets rust to nothing,even on a vehicle that shows no other rust! :?:


    The bolts on mine freed...
  14. Re: Various Toyo parts available,, also looking for beige bench seat.

    ...sorry jmac, I'm 1/3 way round the world for the next 3 months....g'luck with the brakes, afaik, it's not too difficult to get all brake parts at online jobbers or parts shops,,, a big plus over...
  15. Re: Various Toyo parts available,, also looking for beige bench seat.

    ...gawsh,, I've currently got one or even two complete sets of rear door mechanism....-except- for the lock parts. :?:
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    I likely have that,, but please send a picture to confirm exactly what you're looking for,, thanks.
  17. Re: Various Toyo parts available,, also looking for beige bench seat.

    sorry,, not have.

    Pretty much all available parts are listed in the 1st post :wnk:
  18. Re: Various Toyo parts available,, also looking for beige bench seat.

    Here's a link to pictures of the doors I have available,,, other than a bit of denting on the rear door, all are solid and virtually rust free., definitely could use a repaint though.

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  19. Re: Various Toyo parts available,, also looking for beige bench seat.

    ..not something I've got. :?:
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    Re: ...what th' is this!? ...extra rad!?/

    here yer go ....https://www.flickr.com/photos/59103003@N05/albums

    ...mostly for trailer brakes,, but seems to have effect on vehicle braking too

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ldwcdYbj9vI
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    Re: ...what th' is this!? ...extra rad!?/

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    ....^^thanks!.....

    so it looks like both of those, forward of the standard radiator are for AC and OEM.


    I wonder how possible it would be to convert the horizontal one into cooling. An...
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    Re: ...what th' is this!? ...extra rad!?/

    ..thanks for the very useful clues.

    I recently changed the rad, and trans cooler lines went in as normal, I simply assumed the extra rad in front was a trans cooler, but it looks like I should...
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    Re: ...what th' is this!? ...extra rad!?/

    ...aah, thanks for that! I've had toyo's with AC gear, but don't remember seeing one of these.

    it's a 2wd btw. Are these usually somewhere else?


    Trans cooler ...after market? maybe,, the...
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    Re: 4Y head on 3Y block?

    1) Who in a sober state of mind would swap down from 4Y to 3Y? ..anyone who's got a 3y and is trying to be resourceful. there's a 10% difference between new engines,, but a new 3Y has a ton more...
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    ...what th' is this!? ...extra rad!?/

    There's already what I assume to be a transmission cooler in front of the primary radiator,, but then I found this!

    https://www.flickr.com/photos/59103003@N05/albums/72157669719796091


    Is it...
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    Re: ...recommended shocks for '86 2wd...

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    . thanks JD...not sure why that didn't come up when I searched 'shocks' :dizzy: :?:
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    Re: ...recommended shocks for '86 2wd...

    ..thanks :wnk:
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    Re: ...recommended shocks for '86 2wd...

    ...edit.... Looks like these are the ones?.... Looks like rock auto has a bit better deal at $151 inc shipping for the set of 4





    KYB KG4652A Gas-A-Just Info
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    ...recommended shocks for '86 2wd...

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    ...sorry to post a thread on this,, I tried a search, I -know- the deets are somewhere,,


    ....what's the recommended shocks for an '86 2wd,,, part # and suppliers would be tremendously helpful...
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    I've got a column, think it's complete,,...any chance you can post a picture to confirm the part you need?..
    that'd help narrow down the search........
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    Re: Sounds like a diesel at startup.....

    ...yeh,, I'd say 5 to 8 minutes. I do consider it a reasonably normal sound for toyo's,, just wanted to worry about something else when I saw this thread.:yikes:


    ...the baby's at the mechanic's...
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    Re: Sounds like a diesel at startup.....

    ..... anyone? :cnfsd:
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    Re: Sounds like a diesel at startup.....

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    ...wondering if mine has the same dieseling sound?

    ..here's a short video that catches the sound.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wu2zs3g0T80&feature=youtu.be

    You can hear it...
  34. Re: Various Toyo parts available,, also looking for beige bench seat.

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    ...came across an extra pair of rear springs for a 2wd... if yer want to jack-er-up! ...$35 plus shipping
    https://www.flickr.com/photos/59103003@N05/albums/72157668653501582
    ...deets... ...
  35. Re: Various Toyo parts available,, also looking for beige bench seat.

    ...things are getting a bit confusled with various inquiries. :dizzy:
    I've sent pics of items of interest to those I can.
    If you're expecting to get some, please message me your email...
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    ...sorry, someone's got dibs on it IF there is. :?:
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    .......haven't managed to get the pics I promised people yet,, will likely make it out there 2morrow.

    Please send me a pm with your email address, so I can send the pics 2 you! :wnk:
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    yup :yes:
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    I'll get some pics tomorrow, IF I got one., but I'd think you'd likely be looking at $200 for shipping :wnk:
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    Re: Possible thermostat issues.

    ....thanks Tim,, a lot of information there, thanks for your effort.

    That's a very useful hint to check the plugs to allay my concerns... something to do while I actually give the system a chance...
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    Re: Possible thermostat issues.

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    ...again, not the right thread for this question,, but a continuation of sorting my cooling system.

    ..it's been great to continue driving with the remote thermometer just ahead of the fan...
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    Re: 2wd... double rear springs w Supra rims....

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    ...got a couple of pics of the 'after' raising the rear.......

    still unable to download directly, but here's the flikr file :?:.... ...
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    Re: 30" tires and power

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    ...so the idea is to raise the proportioning valve the same amount as you raise the back end?
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    ...here's a list of spare parts I have,, probably best to keep in the NW,, I'm located in Van,BC,, likely going to portland area in July. Let me know if you want something.


    Gas Tank......Int...
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    DOUBLE SPRUNG 2wd w Supra rims....

    ...here's some deets and hopefully some pictures of my recent project of doubling rear springs on a 2wd.
    This is not an experiment, I had done this once before on my 490k 2wd,, including a Baja...
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    Re: Possible thermostat issues.

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    ,,the remote thermo was an interesting and informative experiment.
    I drilled a small hole in the cowling, so the sensor was ~3-4'' from the center of the fan. I had already calibrated my...
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    Re: 195 75r14's on a 4wd?

    ... the 215's are BF goodrich radial TA.... 70x14''
    admittedly there is a bit of rub with the door,, bot just enough to say there is.

    With a load and soft springs,, they were binding in the rear...
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    Re: Possible thermostat issues.

    ...thanks Tim,, got the remote thermo today,, it'll be good to get to the bottom of all this :dizzy:


    ....I thought I was done and dusted when I got the Aisin ,, what you've given above should...
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    Re: Possible thermostat issues.

    ....fan clutches have an adjustment?

    ..I'm on my 3rd installation of a brand new fan-clutch,, the most recent is an Aisin,, still doesn't seem to be fully engaging as seen on TV (your vid)
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    Re: Pictures in threads

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    ...yeh,, something going on.

    I tried uploading at another site I use... 'pictures too large',, even ones I've downloaded before.

    ...I guess I'll need to figure out picture sizing. some....
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