What kind of Land Cruiser is this?

eurosonic

Expedition Leader
My fellow LC Expo'ers, help me out..

Like the title says. I dont think Ive seen a LC like this one in US before.

Also, I cant quite tell weather its diesel or not.

I might have a stab at it at a dealer auction.

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4xdog

Explorer
Interesting. Maybe a superstorm Sandy victim?

Don

PS: I think about a half-second of googling will tell you a thousand times more than you need to know about this vehicle, so I won't go there...
 

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lowenbrau

Explorer
1990-1996 FZJ78 would be my guess. 1FZ-FE ( or prehaps the carb'd version) engine.

I'd really like to buy that and smash it into my BJ74. I need more seats.
 

LaOutbackTrail

Adventure Photographer
This is a south american spec truck, not a diesel. Has a 1FZ-F, carbureted engine.... which gets 12mpg empty on a good day with a properly tuned carb.
 

LaOutbackTrail

Adventure Photographer
And the auction info says its an 84.... which means the engine means they're fudging it for importation or the engine is swapped in.
 

d67u57

Adventurer
looks like a gasser indeed..wires and all.

if everything mechanical works and you dont have to replace,well everything, you could drop 2..maybe 3 k on it?
 

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Guambomb

Adventurer
Yeah, pass it to me. :sombrero: Seriously though, I would buy it depending on how high the bidding goes. If it goes for around 5 to 10K, and depending upon actual rust there, I'd buy it - then drive it till the doors fall off. Not too many LHD Troopies running around.
 
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