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CBone
03-16-2013, 12:12 PM
SOLD, thanks for your PMs and interest!

Rather than wax poetic about this amazing 1985 Land Cruiser FJ60, I値l let the facts speak for themselves. I知 listing this soon-to-be-yours Toyota landcruiser for $10,000. You got questions, PM me. You want to buy it, call me. You have a late model, low-mileage short-bed Double Tacoma, let痴 trade, and of course, I値l add a wad of cash to the deal for that Tacoma.

http://1985fj60landcruiserforsale.shutterfly.com/pictures/59

Purchased from 2nd owner (she purchased it from original owner, who was a friend) on 9.24.08 with mileage at 127,650 (and yes, I am that anal, so I have all the service records and have kept this baby impeccably maintained).
Current Mileage: 144,xxx (engine rebuilt on 1.25.99 at John Elway Toyota at 75,466用revious owner, not sure what happen and radiator replaced on 8.17.00 (88,869)用revious owner, not sure what happen) so that means under 70,000 miles on the rebuilt engine

Toyota OEM H55F 5-speed tranny (135,180) Yeah baby, it痴 got that coveted 5 speed. Please note the pictures show a 4 spd shifter knob because it looks so much better than the 5 spd. knob, but the proper shifter knob is in the locking Tuffy Center Consol

MAF 60 series Brake Upgrade http://www.man-a-fre.com/pa/frontbrakeupgradekit4060series.htm (TLC Monster Calipers, SS Brake Lines, DBA Slotted Rotors, Aussie-made PBR 4wd Brake Shoes) so it stops on a dime-ha!
4.88 Gearing (3100rpm at 70 mph) (133,802)
OEM Water Pump, Alternator (129258)
OEM Starter (131580)
Old Man Emu Suspension
Nitto Terra Grapplers 285/75R16 (130,700)
American Eagle Black Alloy Wheels (16x8)
Diehard Platinum Battery
Urban Land Cruisers Battery Cable Set http://www.urbanlandcruisers.com/csfs/cables.php
Redline Motorsports Custom 60 Series Step Sliders http://www.redlinelandcruisers.com/products.php?ItemID=16
ARB Rear Air Locker and On-board air (142765)
Slee Rear Bumper http://sleeoffroad.com/products/fj62rearbumper.htm
SOR Rear Sliding Windows
WagonGear Tailgate Storage Lid
Rebuilt Jim Chenoweth Carburetor (136,840)
FullyLitLED light set for two overhead interior lights
Dynamat Extreme and ス closed cell foam for entire floor length, for soundproofing
Dynamat Extreme on all doors for soundproofing

As I mentioned, I have a complete list of work done on the truck, so if interested, I can email you the Excel spreadsheet.

What it needs:
Replacement of the oil pan gasket (OEM one-piece cork gasket sitting in my garage)妖oes leak a little oil
Attention to cancer on one door corner (see picture)
A good home, preferably with a child and dog, that plans to take good care of it, spending nearly every weekend in the mountains playing

MDH33
03-16-2013, 12:34 PM
Woah Carlton! Can't believe you're selling the 60!

Let me talk to Kim tonight. :)

Fishy
03-16-2013, 03:50 PM
What the??...... I was just glancing at the Boulder CL ads and guess what I see? First thing I noticed is the pictures from our Red Cone trip!

Man, I hate to see you sell this. Hope you're well, good luck with the sale. Someone is gonna get a really nice LC here. Lets get together for a run with your new ride.

nattybumppo
03-16-2013, 06:13 PM
:mad: But I get it! Still, :mad:

CBone
03-17-2013, 03:04 PM
Sold 'er this morning. Thanks :confused:

Fishy
03-17-2013, 03:43 PM
Wow!!!! That was fast. Awesome..... But not really.

nattybumppo
03-17-2013, 04:06 PM
Good job, Carlton!

Crash
03-17-2013, 04:25 PM
Martin? Anything new to report?

rover67
03-17-2013, 04:27 PM
Wow, that was fast, is it still in the club?

Congratulations?

MDH33
03-17-2013, 10:51 PM
Martin? Anything new to report?

:bowdown::Princess: :thumb:

theboomboom
03-17-2013, 10:54 PM
:bowdown::Princess: :thumb:

Congrats! :beer2:

MountainGoat
03-18-2013, 07:10 AM
:bowdown::Princess: :thumb:

:cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool::cool: :D

LARGEONE
03-18-2013, 08:08 AM
Dang, Carlton! Glad you sold it quickly, but I'll miss seeing the sweet 60!

FJBRADY
03-18-2013, 09:26 AM
Congrats on the quick sale Carlton, hope you are recovering well..

Cmon Martin let's wheel the snot of it! Nice ride........:thumb:

rover67
03-18-2013, 09:36 AM
Sweet!

And yes, what's the update on how you are doing? I hope you are doing well.

Crash
03-18-2013, 09:36 AM
:bowdown::Princess: :thumb:

Welcome back!

nakman
03-18-2013, 09:48 AM
Recover fast, Carlton, miss you man. And nice pickup Martin, thanks Kim! :bowdown:

Uncle Ben
03-18-2013, 10:08 AM
:bowdown::Princess: :thumb:

:thumb::thumb:

CBone
03-18-2013, 11:37 AM
Hey LargerOne, the rig is staying in the club, so it will continue to be around. Marco, Nakman, FJBrady, thanks for asking. Recovery is coming, very, very slowly. The left knee did not heal well following the accident in August, so we went back in and did surgery two weeks ago. Hopefully things will heal right this time.