There is a product called Bulldog that I have used in the past.. it's an adhesion promoter. I've used it on metal in the past and was impressed with the results.
My GF and I got in a 3 dayer to Joshua Tree and a few places in-between.
A few pix:
Our glamp setup in the back of the 4runner.
Box Canyon.. sausages, whiskey, camp fire and lots of bats flying around protecting us from bugs.
I'm quite excited about this photo.
A few years back, I was not...
So, the 4Runner is back in action. From the research that we did, there were 2 gear ratios for the '01.. 3.91 & 4.88. What we missed was the *.. If you have the tow package, you got 4.10s.
So with 4.10s in the front and 3.91s in the rear - I was very uncool.
Thankfully, the 3rd member from the...
I've had lots of cars and pickups from the 50's & 60's. Once I took a '63 Chevrolet C10 long bed pickup on a 9 day road trip all through California. I was sleeping in the back or crashing with friends.
I think it would be amazing to build an old Willie's (I was almost born in a '40)..
So.. I broke it. Or, I think that it was something that simply failed. It's in the shop, we shall see. The working theory is that it's the Transfer Case Actuator. It's in the shop now..
Before the 170 mile tow, I got some good photos out at the Salton Sea. I'd never been to the abandoned Navy...
I scored a Craig's List $50 roof basket.
It's Subaru Brand.. I think it's a Thule Correction: it's an older model Yakima Load Warrior with a Subaru label.. anyways, SCORE!
(I did a 5 wheel rotation.. the spare was covered with red Moab mud. I should scrub that off)