How Often Should You Change Your Oil?

Seems like a pretty easy question, right? The basic rule of thumb has always been to change it every 3 months or every 3,000 miles. For most of my car owning days I followed this rule or maybe stretched it to 4 months or 4,000 miles. Once I learned more about engines,...

The Cool Stuff FJ60s Didn’t Come With in the U.S.

As long as Toyota has sold the Land Cruiser those of us in the U.S. have gotten screwed when it comes to options and parts that are available on U.S. models. Here is a quick list of parts and features that were not available for the 60 series Land Cruiser in the U.S....

Diesel FJ60

Ahhh…the diesel FJ60. That illusive beast not native to the United States. In its native land it is referred to as the HJ60 or BJ60. Land Cruiser lovers in the U.S. have a particular fascination with diesel models. Many FJ60 owners in the U.S. have gone to great...

Continued Air Conditioning Problems

Sigh…I posted about the issues I was having with my A/C. You can read the posts here and here. After working fine for a week or so the A/C stopped blowing cold again. I took it back to the shop that did the repair and they said the freon was low but they could...

FJ60 Gurus

There are a lot of FJ60 experts out there. Some of those experts are extremely knowledgable about their favorite vehicle. However, there are a few that have transcended the knowledgable enthusiast status to become true FJ60 gurus. They have achieved this status either...