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Value of an old FJ40?

Discussion in 'Toyota Trucks & SUVs' started by schwarthog, Mar 24, 2014.

  1. Mar 24, 2014 at 3:38 PM
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    schwarthog

    schwarthog [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hey guys,
    With me going off to college, my parents hoping to escape California, and the Forest Service being a bunch of assholes, our family is selling our cabin, which means the old FJ40 is probably going to go with it :( Love that cruiser, learned to drive on it. Its clunky and loud and slow, but man is it fun!
    Ours is a red 1976 FJ40 in pretty good condition. We'll do some cleaning and such, but it runs very well. The one pictured below is NOT OURS but it looks the same, just a bit shinier. About how much do these old cruisers go for?

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  2. Mar 24, 2014 at 6:38 PM
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    ForeRunner

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    I'll give you a dollar!!!:D

    Depends on the condition, seen hacked up ones going for $2k-$3k. Original but in need of work starting from $5k
     
  3. Mar 24, 2014 at 6:39 PM
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    Zombie Runner

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    look on ebay and craigslist. Ive seen then for 9k-15k
     
  4. Mar 24, 2014 at 6:45 PM
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    Pics of yours?
     
  5. Mar 24, 2014 at 6:57 PM
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    I have had a few 40's...
    How much do you want for the FJ?
    Will pay in cash$$$$$
    Thanks!
     
  6. Mar 25, 2014 at 12:04 AM
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    Thanks guys! This is all just research, not selling it yet. But I'll throw have the family throw it up here when they eventually do.
     
  7. Mar 25, 2014 at 12:09 AM
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    It's worth what somebody will pay
     
  8. Mar 25, 2014 at 6:58 AM
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    If you say yours is a little cleaner than this one ,original ,w/working equip. I'd say that 8k-9k wouldn't be totally out of the park


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  9. Mar 25, 2014 at 6:59 AM
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    But at the end of the day this is what it boils down to....
     
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