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Old 06-07-2012, 06:00 PM   #1
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Max-4_Yota's: 4WD 82' Toyota Pickup Build

Always wanted a pre 85' toyota. Found a 1982 4x4 a mile from my house for $600 bucks and picked it up. Need ALOT of TLC and a few prayers but soon enough it will be done.

The frame is in good shape and the body is pretty straight. Im going to make it as reliable as possible first then start the mods.

Specs:
-1982 Toyota 4x4 Shortbed Pickup (Bobbed 8")
-'79 grille/headlight swap

Drivetrain:
-Rebuilt 22r
-Weber 32/36
-Gotpropane Dual Fuel kit. Gas or Propane
-G52, 5spd
-New Clutch
-4.7 T-case Gears
-Twin Stick
-5.29's
-Fully rebuilt IFS width rear, Spool and chromoly shafts
-1.5" spacers in front
-Square front D/S
-Fully rebuilt front axle, with Spartan Locker
-TG diff armor and truss

Steering/Suspension:
-RUF + 6" Marlin Crawler shackles
-63" Chevy swap in rear
-Hi-steer
-Stainless ext. brake lines F&R
-U-bolt flip F&R

Tires & Wheels:
-35x12.5x15 KM2's
-15" black steel wheels

Misc:
-Herculiner floorboard
-Bench seat swap
-Half doors
-Summit LSPV bypass
-OD Green rattle can

Most recent pic. 4/22/14






A few wheeling pics



















How it looked when I got it. 6/7/12







Now for the pics. (not for the faint of heart)





























Found a few dollars in change and a variety of bullets. It also came with a microwave but dosen't work
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Old 06-07-2012, 06:06 PM   #2
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Sub'd. When you washed it, the truck changed colors!


Damn, a lot of trash. I'm excited to see this

Looks good man!
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Old 06-07-2012, 06:12 PM   #3
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Love it. I want one of these for a project truck down the road.
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Old 06-07-2012, 06:28 PM   #4
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Thanks fellas! It was 2 large trash bags full including the bed.
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Old 06-08-2012, 06:56 AM   #5
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Off to a great start, I love those old yota's!
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Old 06-09-2012, 05:18 PM   #6
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Got it running today full tune up, clutch master cylinder and slave cylinder. Drove it around the yard/woods some. 4WD works great. It knocks a little and has low oil pressure. Probably get the motor rebuilt within the next month probably mid july.
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:32 PM   #8
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Started tearing out the motor today, probably have it out by wed. or so. While it's getting rebuilt i'll probably go ahead and have the tranny looked over and start rebuilding the front and rear axles, new seals and whatnot. Gonna go ahead and rip the carpet out and either herculine it or put in a rubber mat.
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:34 PM   #9
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WOW!!
really going to be a beauty and the beast story
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:47 PM   #10
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Love it dude. Looks like the pinion seal may be going.

Don't bother dovetailing the bed; just pull the bedsides off and go ahead to tube. You can tie it to your exo-cage later when you get to that point
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:49 PM   #11
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Love it dude. Looks like the pinion seal may be going.

Don't bother dovetailing the bed; just pull the bedsides off and go ahead to tube. You can tie it to your exo-cage later when you get to that point
The whole damn thing is going But it's a work in progress.
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:51 PM   #12
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The whole damn thing is going But it's a work in progress.


I couldn't tell if the axles were leaking or not, but the pinion and t-case sure as hell seem to be.

Looking forward to seeing where you go with it man. Hope to pick up something similar myself in a year or two.
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:54 PM   #13
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You need to find a Corinthian leather steering wheel and swap it in

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AWESOME!

good luck with her!

cant wait to see what you do with her.
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Old 06-10-2012, 07:57 PM   #15
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Snazzy, also gonna swap some sort of bucket seats in. Gonna go to the junkyard and look around.
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Wow, what a difference a wash makes. Nice find.
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Thanks!
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Old 06-10-2012, 08:03 PM   #18
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damn that looks like a fun project truck, expecially since its got a solid axle up front. we have an old 86 Yota as our secondary/work truck, its IFS though
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Total pile of hell... I will give you $500 for it and you deliver to my door

In all seriousness, these are by far my favorite body style and I look for this to be a great build! It's crazy was cleaning the interior and washing the thing did for it, I can't wait to see where it goes

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Throw in a bag of cheetos and its a deal!
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