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06-04-2006, 11:23 AM
my passebger side front brake cailper is fucked, so should i buy two new cailpers, or steal the one of my 81 parts truck, or go with the v6 rotors and fj80 cailpers?

i need help fast my truck broke it suck's i want to be 4x4in right now[27][27][27][26]

06-04-2006, 11:43 AM
just steal one off ur 81 ur only running 33s

06-04-2006, 11:59 AM
is this for a solid axle?

I believe the combo is fj40 rotors and ifs calipers (v6 or 4cyl)

or you can swap on the IFS wheel hubs with fj40 rotors & ifs calipers. but you need to drill out the proper bolt pattern on the rotors and tap the capiler so you can mount them backwards

06-04-2006, 12:23 PM
ya i think i will just steal the one of my 81

crazy j
06-04-2006, 02:59 PM
think i used 1980 fj80 rotors and calipers. no mods required.
i believe the v6 calipers have slightly larger pistons(ive been told), but require a different rotor or some mod.

06-04-2006, 03:08 PM
get it fixed for feild of dreams on the 12th!!!

06-04-2006, 05:00 PM
2 brand new, shinny cailpers from lordco did the trick, its fixed
and jroc i should have a new throttle cable by then [36][36]