new 1uz gen1 project

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new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Tue Feb 23, 2016 9:18 pm

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Rolled the surf i built and now got a new project and started frm scratch apart from motor and wheels, done cross over steer, rears up front, front and rear u bolt flip, braided extended brake lines got 12inch bilstein shocks for front and rear and done ifs hub swap and bigger calipers lsd diff in front and welded diff in back so far and going to try get done for rallywoods on queens bday weekend
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby De-Ranged » Wed Feb 24, 2016 4:52 pm

you need to lift your shed, your door isn't big enough

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Mattman » Wed Feb 24, 2016 7:19 pm

Nice truck.

I have a 4.8hi pinion front and standard rear if you are keen

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Wed Feb 24, 2016 9:31 pm

Haha i know reece bigger shed with a hoist is on the list 2 be done in the next year or 2

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Wed Feb 24, 2016 9:38 pm

Will keep tht in mind mattman have another 2 or 3 spare 4.8s at home in another few hiluxs i have and 4.8lsd and 4.3lsd and 4.1 open on shed floor aswell

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Checkerhead » Wed Feb 24, 2016 9:41 pm

Those 30 and 40 series Hilux's are such good looking trucks.
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Wed Feb 24, 2016 9:50 pm

Yea always wanted 1 had many other hiluxs in the past but love the round headlight gen1 have 2 square headlight gen1s aswell going to cut the minimal rust out of cab on 1 i have and paint inside and out then put on this chassis when its all painted

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Sun Feb 28, 2016 7:18 pm

Busy weekend moving trucks around and doing some work to get motor ready to go in got manifolds heat wraped and draining trans to mount transfer box bought a copper safari radiator to mount on back and have a runva competition winch on its way
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Thu Mar 10, 2016 8:56 pm

Had good condition bumper on it but took off and going to build winch bar with winch in where radiator used to be bought a new runva competition winch
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Sun Mar 13, 2016 8:14 pm

Shock towers all mounted jst got to paint thm then put motor in
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Mon Mar 21, 2016 8:29 pm

Motor in and shocks in and motor almost finished being wired up
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Mon Apr 11, 2016 9:56 pm

1400cca battery mounted and new fuel pick up made and wrx seats mounted just exhaust driveshafts radiator pipes and bar work left now really
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Sun May 29, 2016 12:27 am

Truck done for now ready for rallywoods just need to lower front bumpstops a bit more
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Big » Sun May 29, 2016 6:30 am

Very cool.. now all ya need is a blower 8) :twisted:

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Sun May 29, 2016 9:57 am

Thats the plan m90 supercharger and exo cage and other little things before rallywoods next year hopefully

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Clint » Mon May 30, 2016 9:55 am

Looking good!

Nobber wrote:Thats the plan m90 supercharger and exo cage and other little things before rallywoods next year hopefully


I hope the 'other little things' includes bigger axles :lol: A blown lexus + big tyres + hilux axles don't play well together from what I've seen :?

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Tue Nov 15, 2016 8:38 pm

Exo got put on hold and rust fixed an all painted inside and out now time 2 do exo b4 it goes out and gets thrashed agen
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby De-Ranged » Tue Nov 15, 2016 9:46 pm

Looking good, but you need the grill and headlight surrounds thats part of the character of the gen 1

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Tue Nov 15, 2016 9:53 pm

Bought new headlight surounds since i smashed last ones at gwavas just havnt had time to put them on yet and have grill aswell

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Checkerhead » Wed Nov 16, 2016 10:48 am

looks awesome mate.
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Clint » Thu Nov 17, 2016 8:01 am

X3 That looks great! Neat to see an old Hilux getting some love - less & less of that shape around now.

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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Mon Apr 03, 2017 8:44 pm

Rear winch done and few other bits and pieces and few more sets of wheels and tires and exo cage started almost ready for rallywoods agen
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Nobber » Mon Oct 02, 2017 8:24 pm

Exo cage finished just few little bits left before its back out getting thrashed agen
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Re: new 1uz gen1 project

Postby Sausager » Tue Oct 03, 2017 12:43 pm

Cool build mate, love it!

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