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Toyota Land Cruiser FJ45 1980 (rare trayback style pickup)

1980 Toyota 4×4-FJ45/FJ40 Landcruiser 5-Window Trayback Style/Pickup (Rare) Low Miles

This amazing relic is currently for sale on Ebay…what an stunning example of the classic FJ45…love it!

Super Rare to find in this condition! 1980 Toyota Landcruiser 4×4 FJ45/HJ45 Pickup Truck. Completely original, except for the wheels and tires. Purchased from a private collection, this truck was imported from Australia in 2006. It is RHD (Right Hand Drive). Super fun to drive Original Factory 6 cylinder 4.2 litre 2F engine. 67,700 original miles/108.300kms. Original Factory 4 speed manual transmission (With Granny Low Gear) and Power Brakes. Runs and drives excellent, and gets 15/16 MPG. Factory PTO driven Thomas Winch and PTO driven Air Compressor under rear chassis, behind cab. On board “ARG” Welder under the hood. The 6’x7′ “TrayBack Bed” is very unique. You can drop down one side independently or all 3 sides at one time to create a flatbed. It has new cedar boards installed, bed light. Tow package with 2″ ball and light adapter. The bed also has a steel frame to support the canvas canopy, the sides roll up safari style (Very Cool) The paint and body are original. No dents or dings replaced metal anywhere. No Rust, just a few rock chips here and there from driving. The roof is fully removable like most FJ45 and FJ40’S are. The top and back of the cab come off (along with the doors). The vehicle comes with the stock front bumper installed, as well as the “Safari” bumper. Wheels and tires are new. Spare tire under the bed, bottle jack and rods under/behind the seat.


Toyota Land Cruiser 1981 FJ40 (restored condition)

1981 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40 in restored nice condition…I love the mustard color on this year…this excellent looking rig is currently available from Euromotorcars on Ebay



Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40 1976 (Total Rebuild with CUMMINS 4BT Diesel)

This amazing Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40 1976 rig has been done to the nines by Big Sky Cruisers…mucho respect…these guy do beautiful work! This work of art is currently for sale on Ebay

This 1976 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40. This was a two year recently completed complete frame off, nut & bolt rebuild/restoration. This project included a conversion from the original Toyota 2F motor to a Cummins first generation turbo charged 3.9 4BT diesel that is turning out around 170 HP. There is less than 1000 miles on this rebuild. The power is unreal. The fuel mileage is great. It’s hard not to smile when you are behind the wheel of this bad boy.

Drive Train:

  • Cummins 3.9 4BT first generation turbo charged- rated at 110 HP
  • Midrange fuel pin, dynamic timing advance, and pump upgrade leading to 170 HP
  • The engine has all new bearings and has been freshened up
  • Completely rebuilt pump (by Cummins dealer)
  • Saginaw power steering unit with Dodge power steering pump and vacuum pump combo
  • Stock Toyota radiator completely recorded with heavy duty cores added coupled with an electric fan
  • Resurfaced flywheel
  • New heavy duty clutch & pressure plate and release bearing
  • New clutch master cylinder
  • New slave cylinder
  • Rebuilt NV4500 5-speed transmission with overdrive
  • 1986 FJ60 split transfer case (very quiet transmission and transfer case combo)
  • Newly built front and rear drivelines with new u-joints
  • Front and rear axels were disassembled and rebuilt (by a gear shop)
  • New axel bearings and seals
  • New heavy duty Birdfield joints on the front axels with new wheels bearings and races topped of with new premium Warn hubs
  • New tie rod ends and Pitman arm
  • Every bearing seal and race on the entire vehicle has been replaced
  • Rebuilt alternator coveted to a 1 wire alternator with 120 amp output
  • New water pump
  • New belt tension pulley
  • Fluid type motor mounts
  • Gets 25 mpg at 70 mph at 2100 rpm


  • New auto-meter gauges (oil pressure, volt meter, water temp, tach)
  • New black Bestop front bucket seats
  • Rear jump seats rebuilt and upholstered to match front seats
  • The dash has built in lock storage
  • Tuffy center console with lock storage and cup holders
  • Rebuilt heater
  • New factory head-liner
  • New floorboard insulation covered with rubber floor mats front and back
  • Interior tub  and inner/outer firewall sprayed with bed-liner
  • Roll-bar was blasted and powder coated
  • New Grant leather steering wheel
  • New front shoulder harness seat belts
  • New rear seat lap seat belts


  • Frame completely media blasted and coated with kevlar bed-liner
  • 4” lift with all new lief springs, bushings, u-bolts, and shackles
  • 4 new heavy duty shock absorbers
  • Front ARB winch bumper (media blasted and coated with kevlar bed-liner)
  • Warn 8274 8000-lb. winch with new cable and winch cover
  • Custom built rear bumper with spare tire swing out (media blasted and coated with kevlar bed-liner)
  • New Toyota OEM door weather stripping and window glass rubbers
  • New Toyota OEM hard top seals and windshield seals
  • Body completely disassembled and media blasted to bare metal
  • Clear-coat base-coat paint in dune beige with cygnus white top and grill bezel (Very high quality paint job)
  • New head lights and LED tail lights
  • The doors have new Toyota OEM window winders, latches, lock assemblies, window channels, and felt seals
  • New stainless steel hardware and fasteners on entire vehicle
  • New side and rear quarter panels
  • New rocker panels
  • New front fenders
  • The tub was stripped and new under coating sprayed inside and out and sealed around the edges with seam sealer
  • New rear brake shoes and new Calipers brakes and rotors on the front
  • Rebuilt wheel brake cylinders and new master cylinder
  • Custom disc parking brake fitted to transfer case
  • 5 stock Toyota Land Cruiser wheels blasted and powder coated
  • 5 New BF Goodrich Mud Terrain KM2 33/1050 tires
  • New high lift jack and jack mounts
  • Tinted windows with tint strip on windshield
  • Custom black “Land Cruiser” hood accent
  • All new OEM emblems

T O Y O T A F J 4 0 L A N D C R U I S E R 1979 (Low Orginal Miles!)

Great story and a great looking truck! This beauty is currently available on eBay

O R I G I N A L 1979 T O Y O T A F J 4 0 L A N D C R U I S E R

I am selling this extremely low mileage 1979 FJ40 Land Cruiser beauty which is in pristine condition. I first saw this immaculate truck in 1996 in Runnemede, NJ in response to a classified ad. I took it for a test drive that afternoon and it was love a first sight. It had only 28,000 miles on it and looked factory new and drove like a new truck. The owner said he bought it from the original owner who had it in storage. I went home to get an ok from the boss and phoned the owner that night only to be informed that he had just sold it. Needless to say, he broke my heart. I continued my search for another cream puff FJ40 in the Philadelphia & New Jersey region but FJ40’s are scarce in this area. I finally responded to a Philadelphia newspaper classified ad in 1998 for a 1979 that turned out to the one I tried to buy in 1996.

It now had 32,500 miles and still in the same immaculate condition as when I first saw it two years earlier. I bought it on the spot and since have had many happy years with this awesome truck. Sadly to say, I must sell my faithful and beautiful FJ40. I have recently retired and in the process of selling our much too large home and we are going to downsize to a condo. My truck has only about 37,500 miles on it now. I only put about 5,000 miles on it over the past (15) years due to a demanding international traveling schedule. This truck has been spoiled and always maintained with frequent oil changes and coolant changes even though it had low miles. It has always been garage kept and has never seen a night outside. After rain, it was always wiped dry.

This FJ40 is truly a “Garage Queen”.The exterior and interior paint (031) is in immaculate condition. I was told by the second owner that the paint was original as was the brown striping which was dealer applied. There are no dents, dings, chips, scratches or rust. The truck has ambulance doors with a factory swing out spare tire rack. The fiberglass reinforced steel hardtop is removable. All doors are in mint condition with mechanically perfect operating windows and locks. Steps are in mint condition. All glass is clear with no chips or cracks. All metal Toyota emblems are intact and in excellent condition. The interior paint (031) is in excellent condition. There is a factory roll bar along with (2) opposing fold down seats. Head liner is white and in excellent condition. All seats are vinyl and grey and equipped with seat belts. Door panels are matching grey. Door panels and seats are in mint condition except for some slight fraying on the driver seat bottom about 2″ long.. The dash board is black and in mint condition with no cracks or fading. Front black Toyota floor mats are in excellent condition. The front heater and blower along with rear floor heater work great in the cold weather and operate perfectly. Rubber boots for transmission and t-case floor shifts are in excellent condition.

All gauges, speedometer, odometer are in perfect condition with wipers that always park properly. The cab is perfectly tight with no air or water leaks. The 2F (4.2 L, in-line 6) is strong and in excellent condition. A new catalytic converter and exhaust piping was installed this past summer. I have never registered this truck in New Jersey as an antique vehicle, therefore, it was always subject to New Jersey’s strict emission standards during bi-annual inspections. It always met the standards and I have copies of all the inspection results. The brakes and e-brake are strong and there is no squeaking, squealing or pulling. The engine compartment is exceptionally clean. The hood and its latches are in excellent condition. Tires are GoodYear P235-75R-15 (90%+) tread that are mounted on the original steel wheels with original chrome hub caps. The wheels original grey color was replaced with a dark brown color to match the exterior striping. The swing out spare tire rack has a never used spare matching tire. The truck has black fender flares and a locking fuel access door. Also, the original Toyota jack kit and repair tool bag are included.


Console mounted TUFFY LOCK-IT-BOX complete with a PIONEER radio-cassette player with dual cup holders. The box is grey and floor mounted between the front bucket seats. All in excellent condition. 2 rear mounted SPARK-O-MATIC speakers.SHARP CB radio mounted behind driver’s seat. Ooga horn

TOYOTA LAND CRUISER FJ40 1966 “100 % Stock Restoration”

This very nice TOYOTA LAND CRUISER FJ40 1966 “100 % Stock Restoration” is available for sale on eBay

Thanks, for looking at my fresh, frame off restored fj40 with a Florida Title

We started doing a complete research is order to do a great stock restoration with the factory correct body and upholstery colors, making sure every part is correct with the model; with a total disassembly and a ground up frame off restoration. Every part was sanded, cleaned and restored

All the parts replaced are OEM (have all the invoices)

The vin# FJ4043622 and motor#F224976 match as it came from the factory.

The work done on this FJ includes a complete paint job with factory gray tone (will include a pint of matching paint, for touch up), complete restoration of the wire/electrical system including new wire blocks,new regulator,new battery,etc, the factory starter and alternator fully serviced, oem horns,the instrument cluster fully serviced by a professional, all the instruments work, .factory wiper motors fully serviced, new oem arms and blades, the carburetor was fully restored with an oem kit, dashboard switches are oem. we tried to keep the vehicle as much original as possible .some parts, screws were zinc plated and chrome, transmission and transfer knobs are factory

Almost all the body parts are original except for the rear sill, glass is factory shows some hair lines

The upholstery was done in the same factory coral/orange tone, new oem twist lock and seat straps and custom front and rear rubber floor mats matching the grey tone. all the work was dane by professionals

New items includes: new oem battery tray, window/glass door kits, door locks, gas cap, emblems, bibs/turn and tail lights, new exhaust/muffler system, etc, new set of 5 tires (Maxxis 700×15; similar tread as factory in those years) factory wheels fully serviced, balanced, alignment, radiator and gas tank fully serviced, new oem hoses, factory hose clams (restored).

Over 1000 hrs of work done in this vehicle, this is a collector vehicle

The odometer reads 68689 Kilometers

Toyota Land Cruiser 1965 FJ45 t shirt design

A local client of mine hired me to do some custom silk screen art and t shirt designs based on his 1965 FJ45 Toyota Land Cruiser truck that he is currently restoring…cool project.


Toyota Land Cruiser BJ41 1980 (Very Clean!)

Here is a very rare bird  available on currently available on eBay:

Toyota Land Cruiser BJ41

The Toyota Land Cruiser 40-series is known as a legendary platform around the world. In the US, most are familiar with the FJ40 model, a gas-powered 4×4 available up until 1984. This vehicle is designated as a BJ41, a diesel powered variant available exclusively in the Japanese domestic market (abbreviated as JDM). As an importer of 4×4 Land Cruisers, I couldn’t pass up on the opportunity to purchase and import this “time capsule” of Toyota Land Cruiser history. This vehicle is a great addition to any collection. The originality and low mileage makes this one of the rarest 40’s in the United States today.


One-Owner, Very Original Condition

This BJ41 is confirmed to be a one-owner, well-maintained vehicle. The photos show the condition and tell the story. The body is nearly perfect with the exception of a small bit of previous repair in the rear by the driver tail light. The interior is immaculate! There’s a small tear in the bottom side of the drivers seat cover, but otherwise it looks like it left the factory yesterday. This BJ41 has the optional rear heater, rear jumpseats and the very rare factory air conditioning. It also has the original split-rim wheels, and vintage tires. Also included is a stack of original documentation and paperwork.

Everything works on this BJ41, including the air conditioning which was recharged with original R12. It has the original factory radio as well as a secondary Kenwood deck installed by the original owner. Speakers were also installed in the rear cabin by the original owner. The odometer shows 64,811 original KM’s (40,271 miles), and the service records included with the vehicle verify that as the original mileage. It runs and drives great, like a nearly new 40 series should.


BJ41 Drivetrain

The 40 series is a legendary platform known for toughness and reliability. This BJ41 is similar to the units available in the US except for its 2B diesel engine and low gear transmission. The 2B is a 3168cc inline 4-cylinder 8-valve OHV diesel engine. Compression ratio is 21:1 with output being 93HP at 2200RPM and 159 ft-lb of torque at 2200RPM. This engine was only available in JDM BJ41’s, JDM BJ44’s and the JDM Coaster (Toyota’s small bus platform) making this a rare collectible Land Cruiser. The transmission is an H41 4-speed which is geared lower than the standard 4-speeds available with US spec 40 series Land Cruisers. This BJ41 has an ultra-low 5.29:1 first gear! The 2-speed transfer case has a low range of 1.959:1. The axles are the same as the US spec 40 series, 9.25″ ring gear, open differential with 4.11:1 gear ratio.


Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40 1979

Here is a very clean 1979 Toyota FJ40 Land Cruiser…love this color…very nice rig!



Toyota Land Cruiser 1978 FJ40

This stunning 1978 Toyota FJ40 for sale on eBay

Meet “CASPER “1978 fj40 landcruiser … This is an exceptional well cared for truck and incredible find in great condition…equipped with Factory PTO winch ( power take off winch) and Toyota power steering. Makes it easy to maneuver especially in tight parking spaces.

Original Alpine white paint that still sports its showroom shine… Original headliner, original Toyota floor mat, and rust free tub . Idles, drives, steers ,stops and everything works like it should.

Very strong 2F inline 6 cylinder engine paired with 4 speed manual transmission that shifts crisp and smooth. 1978 FJs had a more refined drivetrain and were quieter with higher gears for cruising.

It also has a new Old Man EMU suspension upgrade, brand new set of 5 tires 33″x 10.50/15 BFG tires including spare on all new stock Fj40 steelies and hub caps. Wheels and tires have less than 100 miles since install last week! H4 headlights helps see better at night.

Toyota fj40 is known for it’s off road prowess … A well engineered truck that put Toyota on the map. You can still find them running strong in the most remote parts of the world. See video below for history.

1978 is a very desirable year in the fj40 evolution series with the thicker stronger rust resilient body. Equipped with modern drivetrain technology that could keep up with today’s cars.