1979 Toyota Land Cruiser BJ40
- 3.4L 3B Diesel
- 128,220 miles
MPGCity: – Hwy: Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, habits and vehicle condition.
This factory diesel BJ40 (Canadian) has had extensive modifications to improve performance and reliability. Every piece of this Land Cruiser has been replaced or rebuilt in the last few thousand miles. The main body is paint code T-309 Toyota red with a red/white hardtop. Very straight body that shows excellent. New factory emblems, signals and marker lights. Taillight guards, trailer hitch, All new weatherstripping and pads. Heavy duty front bumper with with 8k pound Warn winch and hi-lift jack. Custom rock sliders. New hood hinges and stainless hood latches. 1/8″ steel diamond plate. Also included is a full soft top with doors and a bikini top.
Interior is done in a stock style with new driver and passenger seat upholstery kit. Also replaced are the dash pad, turn signal switch and ignition switch, interior courtesy lights, headliner, Tuffy center console, after market seatbelts, roll cage kit, side and rear view mirrors, window regulators, locks and latches, door trim, Kenwood stereo and Aussie floor mats and shift knobs. All gauges work.
3.4L 3B diesel engine is from Spector Off Road and is out of a 1989 Australian BJ-70. AXT turbo kit. New waterpump, oil and water sending units, glow plugs, glow plug relay and rebuilt alternator, vac pump and starter. New motor mounts. Rubicon Jeep air cleaner. Saginaw power steering with a Toyota power steering pump kit from Man-A-Fre. Rebuilt 4 core radiator. Twin Optima batteries for the 24V electrical system. Aftermarket windshield washer bucket. Power steering cooler kit from Man-A-Fre. Hi-Flow exhaust system.
Transmission is the original 4 speed with an Orion 4.01 transfer case from Advanced Adapters. New clutch master cylinder and slave cylinder, clutch, clutch pressure plate and release bearing. New driveline and u-joints.
New Explorer shocks, 4″ lift H.F.S. with tri-shackles from Cool Cruisers of Texas. New brake master cylinder, front rotors, pads, calipers, rear shoes and wheel cylinders. New tie rod and steering ends with dampeners. New front knuckle bearings and gasket kit. Front and rear ARB air lockers with new differential bearings and axle bearings. New fuel tank mounting straps and sending unit. Heavy duty skip plate. U-bolt flip kit. New Fuel alloy rims with Toyo M/T 35×12.50-17 tires.
This rare BJ40 runs, drives and looks excellent. Ready to go and trail proven. Comes with a huge stack of receipts to verify above information.