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1978 FJ40 - Sold

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Make: Toyota

Model: FJ40

Year: 1978

Color: Olive Brown Code 654

Mileage: 42800 TMU

Location: OH

Contact: 515-864-1275



  • US Spec

  • One Repaint Original Color

  • OEM Wheels

  • Nevada

  • Rust Free

  • Old Man Emu Suspension

  • 31x10.50 BFG M/T

  • Bilstein Shocks

  • Rebuild Front Axle

  • Original Seats

  • Original Front & Rear Mat

  • 4-Speed Manual

  • Clean OH Title

  • New Parts and Service


Have Winch, Will Travel

This Olive 1978 FJ40 was found in Henderson NV and had been sitting for some time when a Land Cruiser fan snapped it up and began restoring the truck. OEM parts were used where possible. She was re-painted in Toyota 654 Olive on the exterior and retains her original paint in the majority of the cabin. New tires, KN filter, news belts & hoses, , , new weather seals

Replaced Parts:

Recent work and replaced parts include new exterior paint, rear sill and rear bed, new front bumper with Warn 8274 winch, rear bumperettes, brake and clutch pedal pads, OEM wheels & hub caps, jack handles, OEM rear heater (not installed), new center console, mirrors, new door cards, new shift knob, new "Toyota" grill emblem and apron emblems, dash pad cover, window regulators, rear signals, front turn signals, battery and terminal connectors, valve cover powder coated, new brake booster & brake master cylinder, new fuel hard line to carb, OEM-style headliner, new upholstery front & rear seats, new shoulder harness for front seats and lap belts for rear seats, rear step.


Mechanical work.

Oil change, rear diff fluid changed, distributor cap/rotor, spark plug wires, fuel pump & filter, new wipers, heater valve, gas tank acid washed, complete carb rebuild, K&N filter, clutch master, clutch slave cylinder, complete front axle rebuild, front brake rotors/calipers/pads/lines, front diff fluid change, alternator belt, crank belt, water pump, thermostat, thermostat housing, transmission fluid, transfer case fluid, clutch slave cylinder, new radiator.

Steering wheel is from an 80-series Land Cruiser and the owner has the original wheel. Comes with rear bolt on color matched OEM-style tailgate, original steering wheel, original rear heater. two sets of mirrors, rear bumperettes, radio plate cover.


The truck is reported to run good. Mileage reads 44K but total mileage unknown. Pictures before paint are available. Located in Cleveland. Call 515-864 1275 or email

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