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Old 11-16-2010, 09:32 AM
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Coming in HOT!!! Hahha...lots of good laughs on this one and amazing scenery. I'm glad the little 40 made the trip without rattling itself apart. Whew...pulled in at 9:30 pm last night. LONG day of driving but totally worth it. That's the first time I have hit 5th gear on a gravel road baja style. Nothing quite like coming over a crest, spying skid marks in the dirt and realizing you have to haul a top heavy 40 down to 20mph to hit the wash in about 60ft! Ouch...really makes me want to go to coils and pnue bumpstops.
1978 13BT-40, 70 series mechanicals
1966 FJ45 lwb stock
2003 100 OME lift
1974V8J40, 1992FJ80, 1985FJ60, 1971FJ55, 1978FJ40, 1974FJ40, 1997 LX450 all long gone.
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