Originally Posted by SteveH
If you want a stock-ish look, a *front* FJ55 bumper bolts nicely to the *rear* of an FJ55. Those flimsy sheet-metal bumper ends on an FJ55 can't never bed made straight, and have the durability of a Coors beer can. You may want to do a custom bumper, but this is just an idea for you.
The cross member and a custom bumper is the next focus. The plan is to cut off the bottoms of the fenders and run sliders off of the bumper up towards the tires.