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    Baselining new '97 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 4.5L

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: artificialist</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: fjbob</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Oh, I use Mobile-1 0W-40 Euro in my VW. But I've been...
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    Baselining new '97 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 4.5L

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Umibozu</div><div class="ubbcode-body">first off, nice purchase! I love those LC's. My mother has a 97 landcruiser as well that I maintain. These are some of the fluids/parts I use. It currently has 266,000 miles. ATF...
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    Baselining new '97 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 4.5L

    Oh, I use Mobile-1 0W-40 Euro in my VW. But I've been thinking of switching to dino due to a small leak. Probably with some ARX in it.
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    Baselining new '97 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 4.5L

    I had a mechanic look at it before I bought it and was told it was mechanically in very good condition. I was given records on it dating to '98 and it was dealer maintained for most of it's life. Oil changes appear to have been done about every 6 to 8k miles. The head gasket (very common) and...
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    Baselining new '97 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 4.5L

    I just bought a 1997 Toyota Land Cruiser FZJ80 series with the 4.5L gas engine at 157,000 miles. I want to baseline all fluids and have NEVER done anything like this before, or even owned a 4WD vehicle before. So to say I need some help and guidance would be an understatement. I know what...
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