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Old 10-06-2015, 08:17 PM
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Here is a cool short video I came across about a guy and his FJ40. Almost makes me want to get one!! Pretty scenery as well. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sn7l3UDPV0M
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Old 10-07-2015, 12:56 PM
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You should own one....just saying. Can't beat a 40!
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Old 10-07-2015, 03:15 PM
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40's rule!

Best color and year too IMHO.
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There is something special about a 40 series
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40's rule!

Best color and year too IMHO.
agreed!

cool video and story, thanks for posting it up
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Old 10-08-2015, 02:56 PM
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Funny that he mentions turning the same screws on it 20 yrs later. Bought my first 40 in 1995 or late 94, and I've had one ever since. If I had bought the stock 1981 I was originally looking at, I think I would still have the first one. He wanted $9k for it and I thought that was too much back then.
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I'm turning the same screws 25 years later, but had the foresight to apply anti-seize compound to most of them, back then. Good video.
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Some beautiful footage! They spent some $ filming that.

I wish he did not refer to it as a "car"...
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That video inspired me to get my FJ40 back on the road today.
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I'm turning the same screws 25 years later, but had the foresight to apply anti-seize compound to most of them, back then. Good video.
Steve, now you're talking man. I've benefited from antisieze already in my 16 years with my 40. Started adding to any 100 series bolt I've touched too.
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